CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – The Virginia men’s tennis team has announced its 2021-22 schedule. The Cavaliers will host one tournament in the fall, the Orange and Blue Classic. In the spring, UVA hosts ITA Kickoff Weekend matches and nine duals at their home indoor and outdoor courts at the Boar’s Head Sports Club.
After not playing in fall individual tournaments last season, the players will have an opportunity this year to play in a mixture of professional and collegiate tournaments including the Orange and Blue Classic, being hosted by UVA Sept. 24-26.
Dual match season opens on Sunday, Jan. 16 when the Cavaliers host VCU. UVA will take on a pair of Commonwealth opponents, Liberty and Richmond, in a doubleheader on Jan. 20. Virginia also hosts Harvard in non-conference action on Jan. 23.
Both the men’s and women’s teams will be hosting ITA Kickoff Weekend matches the weekend of Jan. 29. On the men’s side, Georgia Tech, Middle Tennessee and Ball State will all be vying for a spot in the ITA National Team Indoor Championships being held in Seattle Feb. 18-21.
The Cavaliers’ conference schedule includes home matches against Louisville (Mar. 11), Notre Dame (Mar. 13), Wake Forest (Mar. 25), NC State (Mar. 27) and Boston College (Apr. 17).
For the second-straight year, the ACC championships will be held at the Rome Tennis Center at Berry College in Rome, Ga., from April 21-25. The Cavaliers have won 13 ACC championships and 14 regular-season titles, including the 2021 crowns.
The NCAA Men’s Tennis Championship will begin with regional action at sites the weekend of May 6-8. Super Regional play returns this season with the final 16 remaining teams will be held at eight sites on either May 13 or 14. The team finals, featuring eight teams, begin on May 19 in Champaign, Ill., with the NCAA Singles and Doubles Championships taking place in after the conclusion of the team championship.
Virginia Men’s Tennis Schedule
2021 Fall Tournament Schedule
DATE TOURNAMENT LOCATION
Sep. 20-26 Fayetteville Futures Fayetteville, Ak.
Sep. 24-26 UVA Blue and Orange Classic Charlottesville,Va.
Oct. 2-10 ITA All-American Championships Tulsa, Okla.
Oct. 8-10 Richmond Invitational Richmond, Va.
Oct. 15-18 ITA Atlantic Regionals Qualifier Lynchburg, Va.
Oct. 21-24 ITA Atlantic Regionals Norfolk, Va.
Oct. 29-31 Halloween Clash Blacksburg, Va.
Nov. 1-7 Ithaca Futures Ithaca, NY
Nov. 1-7 Charlottesville Pro Challenger Charlottesville, Va.
Nov. 3-7 ITA Fall Championships San Diego, Calif.
2022 Spring Dual Match Schedule
DATE OPPONENT LOCATION
Jan. 16 VCU Charlottesville, Va.
Jan. 20 Liberty Charlottesville, Va.
Jan. 20 Richmond Charlottesville, Va.
Jan. 23 Harvard Charlottesville, Va.
ITA Kickoff Weekend – Jan. 29-30
Jan. 29 Ball St. Charlottesville, Va.
Jan. 30 Kickoff Championship/Consolation
Feb. 4 @ Kentucky Lexington, Kent.
Feb. 6 @ Ohio St. Columbus, Oh.
Feb 12 @ Baylor Waco, Tex.
Feb. 13 @ TCU Fort Worth, Tex.
Feb. 18-21 ITA Team Indoor Championships Seattle, Wash.
Mar. 4 @ Duke* Durham, N.C.
Mar. 6 @ North Carolina* Chapel Hill, N.C.
Mar. 11 Louisville* Charlottesville, Va.
Mar. 13 Notre Dame* Charlottesville, Va.
Mar. 18 @ Clemson* Clemson, S.C.
Mar. 20 @Georgia Tech* Atlanta, Georgia
Mar. 25 Wake Forest* Charlottesville, Va.
Mar. 27 NC State* Charlottesville, Va.
Apr. 8 @ Miami* Coral Gables, Fl.
Apr. 10 @ Florida St.* Tallahassee, Fl
Apr. 13 @ Virginia Tech* Blacksburg, Va.
Apr. 17 Boston College* Charlottesville, Va.
Apr. 20-24 ACC Championships, Rome, Ga.
May 6-8 NCAA 1st & 2nd Rounds
May 13-14 NCAA Super Regional
May 19-28 NCAA Team & Individual Championships, Champaign, Ill.