Top Seeds Square Off as Men’s Tennis Hosts Ramapo in GNAC Championship Saturday

Top Seeds Square Off as Men’s Tennis Hosts Ramapo in GNAC Championship Saturday

QUINCY, Mass.- The Eastern Nazarene College men's tennis team battles Ramapo in the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) championship match Saturday.


BASICS:
Date: 5/4/19
Location: ENC Tennis Courts | Quincy, Mass.
Time: 12:00 pm
Follow: @ENCAthletics on Twitter for live updates


HOW THEY GOT HERE:
Eastern Nazarene finished the regular season with a 14-7 overall record to go with a 5-0 mark in the Great Northeast Athletic Conference to claim the No. 1 seed in the GNAC North Division. The Lions defeated Colby-Sawyer in the GNAC Tournament semifinals 5-0 to reach their third-straight conference title match.

Ramapo, the six-time defending GNAC champion, enters the match sporting a 10-5 record on the year and earned the No. 1 seed in the GNAC South Division with a 3-0 mark. The Roadrunners bested Albertus Magnus in the semifinals to advance to their seventh-consecutive GNAC Final.


POSTSEASON HISTORY:
Eastern Nazarene is making its ninth-straight postseason appearance and first trip to the GNAC Tournament in its first season as a league member. The Lions reached the Commonwealth Coast Conference Tournament finals in each of the previous two seasons.


LIONS VS. ROADRUNNERS:
Eastern Nazarene and Ramapo will clash on the courts for the first time in program history May 4.