Top-seeded Mary Washington punched its ticket to the CAC men's tennis championship with a 5-0 victory over fifth-seeded York on Wednesday, setting up a title rematch with second-seeded Christopher Newport on Saturday.
CNU defeated Salisbury 5-1 on Tuesday in the other semifinal. UMW, ranked 18th in the nation, will host 35th-ranked CNU at 3 p.m. in Fredericksburg. Va.
This marks the third straight year that the Eagles and Captains will collide for the title. The Eagles will seek their 19th straight CAC crown on Saturday.
2017 CAC Men's Tennis Championship Tournament
Friday, April 14 - First Round
Match 1 - #5 York 5, at #4 Southern Virginia 3
Top three seeds (UMW, CNU & SAL) receive a bye
Tuesday, April 18 - Semifinal Round
Match 2 - at #2 Christopher Newport 5, #3 Salisbury 1
Wednesday, April 19 - Semifinal Round
Match 3 - at #1 Mary Washington 5, #5 York 0
Saturday, April 22 - Championship Match
Match 4 - #2 Christopher Newport at #1 Mary Washington, TBA