HAMDEN, Conn. The Quinnipiac University men's tennis team begins Northeast Conference Championship action as the No. 3 seed Friday afternoon at Mercer County Park in West Windsor, N.J. The Bobcats' first opponent is No. 6 Mount St. Mary's. The match is scheduled to begin after 2 p.m.
Earlier this season, the Bobcats swept the Mountaineers, 7-0, in Emmitsburg, Md. Top-seeded Fairleigh Dickinson has won the title in each of the past two seasons, following three straight Quinnipiac championships from 2004-06.
The NEC Championships continue throughout the weekend, with semifinal matches scheduled for Saturday morning and the finals slated for 12:30 p.m. on Sunday.