April 18, 1997

MSU to Host Men's Tennis Big Ten Championship

Conference Teams Battle for Title on New Outdoor Courts

EAST LANSING, Mich. - Michigan State will host the 88th annual Big Ten Men's Tennis Championship April 24-27 at the new outdoor courts located behind the Duffy Daugherty Football Building.

All 11 conference teams will participate in the championship, with the Nos. 8 through 11 seeds beginning play on Thursday, April 24, at 9 a.m. Each day will feature matches at 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. Admission is free.

Michigan State will debut the new outdoor courts, weather permitting, this Saturday and Sunday in 1 p.m. starts against Wisconsin and Northwestern.