DENTON, Texas (9/12/07) The North Texas tennis team starts its fall season this weekend at the Mean Green Invitational tournament in the Waranch Tennis Complex.
"We have looked forward to this tournament all summer long,” said head coach Sujay Lama. “The ladies in the team are anxious and excited to get out there and measure their game against some of the best players in our region. For us coaches, it is a great opportunity to evaluate our talent and discover areas of strengths and weaknesses so we can continue to improve.”
Sam Houston State, SMU, Stephen F. Austin, Texas Tech, Army, Tyler Junior College, Abilene Christian and UTA are expected to participate in the tournament.
“The level of tennis will be very high this weekend,” said Lama “We hope to see a lot of people come and see some exciting tennis."
First round matches will begin Friday and will continue Saturday and Sunday. Competition each day begins at 9 a.m. with a round of doubles and singles followed by additional matches. Admission is free to the public.