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Women’s Tennis Set for ITA National Team Indoors

THE FLATS – The 6th-ranked Georgia Tech women’s tennis team will open the 2021 ITA National Team Indoor Championships on Friday facing No. 5 Pepperdine in the opening round. First serve is slated for 1 p.m. EST.

THE SCENE: The 34th annual ITA National Team Indoor Championship will run from Feb. 5-7 at the Greenwood Tennis Center on the campus of Oklahoma State University. The competitive eight-team field, which was reduced due to Covid-19, includes No. 1 North Carolina (defending champion), No. 2 UCLA, No. 3 Texas, No. 5 Pepperdine, No. 6 Georgia Tech, No. 9 Ohio State, No. 10 Oklahoma State and No. 13 Northwestern. All eight teams will begin competition on Friday with matches slated to start at 10 a.m. EST.

DRAW

Georgia Tech (6-0) comes into the tournament on a six-match win streak to open the season. The Yellow Jackets most recently picked up three wins last weekend, defeating UAB, Kennesaw State and Auburn all by 5-2 decisions. Last season, Tech advanced to the quarterfinals of the ITA National Team Indoor Championship after defeating No. 12 Ohio State in the round of 16, 4-1.

Pepperdine (2-0) is coming off the ITA Kickoff Weekend when the Waves defeated Wisconsin and USC to secure a berth into ITA Indoors.

Georgia Tech and Pepperdine have met five times in program history with the last meeting taking place in the NCAA Tournament in 2018. Tech defeated Pepperdine, 4-3, to secure a spot in the quarterfinals. Tech will either play No. 1 North Carolina or No. 9 Ohio State on Saturday.

SCHEDULE:
Fri., Feb. 5

10 a.m. EST – North Carolina vs. Ohio State
1 p.m. EST – Georgia Tech vs. Pepperdine
4:30 p.m. EST – Oklahoma State vs. UCLA
7:30 p.m. EST – Texas vs. Northwestern

Sat., Feb. 6
10 a.m. EST – Loser Match 1 vs. Loser Match 2
1 p.m. EST – Winner Match 1 vs. Winner Match 2
4:30 p.m. EST – Loser Match 3 vs. Loser Match 4
7:30 p.m. EST – Winner Match 3 vs. Winner Match 4

Sunday, Feb. 7
7:30 p.m. EST – Championship Match

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