Islanders tennis claims conference titles

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Posted at 4:46 PM, Apr 26, 2021
and last updated 2021-04-26 18:25:21-04

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — It was a fruitful Monday for Islanders tennis.

Both the men's and women's tennis team for Texas A&M-Corpus Christi won the Southland Conference tournament Monday to each earn an automatic bid to the 2021 NCAA tournament.

The men's team defeated second-seeded Lamar 4-1 in the final round today. The men's win marked the 27th conference title and 12th NCAA tournament appearance for the men 's program.

The TAMU-CC women then defeated Lamar 4-0 to claim their title.

The women's championship has claimed 28 conference championships and 13 NCAA tournament appearances.

The 2021 NCAA tournament begins on May 16.