Netters set for HCAC tournament

Hanover College’s women’s tennis team will square off against Anderson University in the opening round of the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Tournament.

The Panthers and Ravens will open the six-team event at 9 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 13, at the West Indy Racquet Club in Indianapolis, Ind.

Hanover, the No. 5 seed, is 5-5 overall and 4-4 in the Heartland Conference. Anderson, meanwhile, is 4-7 overall, but earned the No. 4 seed with a 4-4 record in league matches.

The teams had split the last four matches between the schools before Anderson defeated the Panthers, 7-2, Sept. 15 at Hanover’s Zeddies Tennis Center.

The winner will advance to face No. 1-seed Franklin College at 2 p.m. in one of the semifinal matches. The Grizzlies are 11-2 overall and finished 8-0 in the HCAC to grab the top seed.

The title match is slated for 10 a.m., Sunday, Oct. 14.

Heartland Conference tournament program