Pack tennis teams hosts CSU-Pueblo Duals Thursday-Sunday

Pack tennis teams hosts CSU-Pueblo Duals Thursday-Sunday

PUEBLO, Colo. (Sept. 14, 2017) - The men's and women's Colorado State University-Pueblo tennis teams are hosting 14 programs from eight institutions Thursday, Sept. 14 through Sunday, Sept. 17 at three different locations in Pueblo. Both ThunderWolves squads will be playing five matches, all at Pueblo City Park.

The women's team went 3-16 overall last year, but were young. The Pack return five from last season, including senior Samantha Cachutt (Caracas, Miranda) who earned All-Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference First Team honors for her singles play. Cachutt and doubles partner Kristin Jensen (Sr., Colorado Springs, Colo.) were recognized as All-RMAC Honorable Mention.

The men's squad return six players from last year's team, a program that went 7-14 overall and 2-5 in RMAC play. Senior David Mould (Upminister Essex, United Kingdom) returns after earning All-RMAC Second Team Doubles honors. Also, the tandem of James Ryan (Sr., London, England) and Dante Alcala (Jr., Pueblo, Colo.) are back after picking up second team doubles recognition.

CSU-Pueblo Duals Schedule (CSU-Pueblo matches in BOLD)

Teams competing: CC=Colorado College M/W, CSU-P= Colorado State University-Pueblo M/W, Metro=Metro State University of Denver M/W, CMU=Colorado Mesa University M/W, UNK=University of Nebraska Kearney M/W, FT Hays-Fort Hays State Women, ESU=Emporia State Men, NU=Newman M/W, UTPB=University of Texas Permian Basin M/W  

Thursday, Sept 14 3:00 PM UNK M/W vs Metro M/W @ Metro State Courts Denver
Thursday, Sept 14 6:00 PM FT Hays W vs CSU-P W @ City Park

Friday, Sept 15 9:00 AM UTPB M/W vs CSU-P M/W @ City Park
Friday, Sept 15 9:00 AM UNK M/W vs CMU M/W @ City Park
Friday, Sept 15 9:00 AM FT Hays W vs Metro W @ Centennial High
Friday, Sept 15 9:00 AM ESU M vs Metro M @ Centennial High 

Friday, Sept 15 2:30 PM UNK M/W vs CSU-P M/W @ City Park
Friday, Sept 15 2:30 PM UTPB M/W vs Metro @ City Park
Friday, Sept 15 2:30 PM FT Hays W vs CMU W @ Centennial High
Friday, Sept 15 2:30 PM ESU M vs CMU M @ Centennial High 

Saturday, Sept 15 8:00 AM ESU M vs CSU-P M @ City Park
Saturday, Sept 15 8:00 AM NU M/W vs Metro M/W @ City Park
Saturday, Sept 15 8:00 AM UTPB vs CMU @ Centennial High

Saturday, Sept 15 1:00 PM UTPB vs CC @ City Park 
Saturday, Sept 15 1:00 PM NU vs CMU @ Centennial High 

Saturday, Sept 15 5:30 PM CC vs CSU-P @ City Park

Sunday, Sept 16 8:00 AM NU vs CSU-P @ City Park

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As a member of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference, Colorado State University – Pueblo competes in 22 varsity sports in NCAA Division II intercollegiate athletics.