INDIANAPOLIS – No. 21 Augustana was ranked second in the third and final NCAA Women’s Tennis Central Region ranking released on Wednesday. The Vikings own a 18-2 overall record, a 18-1 in-region record and an 11-0 mark in the NSIC. The NCAA DII Women’s Tennis Selection Show will stream on NCAA.com on Tuesday, May 4 at 7:30 p.m.
The Vikings are coming off the NSIC Tournament Championship and are also the NSIC Regular Season Champions. The Vikings received the NSIC’s automatic bid into the regional.
The NCAA Central Region is comprised of the 28 teams from the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (12), Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletics Association (MIAA) (9), and the Great American Conference (GAC) (7). The post season tournament winner from each conference receives an automatic bid to the NCAA Central Region Tournament on May 7-9 and will be joined by the next two highest ranked team in the final rankings. Augustana has already earned an automatic bid to the regional tournament with their NSIC Tournament Championship.
NCAA Central Region Rankings
|Central Region||DII Rec||In-Reg|
|5||Northwest Mo. St.||10-6||10-6|