SWEET BRIAR, Va. --- Sweet Briar Tennis reaches the midpoint of its five home match series on Wednesday, April 3. The midweek contest features SBC against Shenandoah University. The 2012-13 season is the first year of Old Dominion Athletic Conference competition for SU.
On Friday, April 5, SBC hosts a rescheduled match with Emory & Henry College. The ODAC match will begin at 4 p.m. SBC takes the courts again on Monday, April 8 when they host the Bridgewater College Eagles.
The April 5th tennis match is the first in a series of Vixen Athletics events to be held during the NCAA Division III Week celebration. Division III Week is a positive opportunity for all individuals associated with a Division III institution to observe and celebrate the impact of athletics and of student-athletes on the campus and surrounding community.
SBC Athletics kicks off a campus wide celebration of Division III Week by hosting the 2013 Conference Riding Championships in addition to the tennis match on Friday, April 5. Events continue on Saturday, April 6, which is also recognized as National Student-Athlete Day, with a 2 p.m. lacrosse game. The weekend wraps up with a final home softball doubleheader on Sunday, April 7.
A full slate of Sweet Briar College Division III Week athletics contests is available online. Sweet Briar fans are also reminded that you can keep up with all things Vixen Athletics on Facebook and Twitter. And for more Vixen Athletics stories, check out our blog.