MILWAUKEE – Following Tuesday's reveal of the 2019 conference schedule, the Alverno tennis team has announced its non-conference slate of matches for the upcoming fall season.
Last season Alverno took part in six non-league matchups, and will match that number again this upcoming season.
The 2019 season will get underway on Friday, August 30 for a pair of matches at nearby Carroll University in Waukesha, Wisconsin. The Inferno will face off against host Carroll at 12 p.m., before battling first-year program Bryant & Stratton at 2 p.m.
After the team's league opener against Lakeland on September 4, the Inferno will head to the UW-Whitewater campus to square off against UW-River Falls beginning at 1 p.m.
The next non-conference matchup comes against the Vikings of Lawrence University at 12:30 p.m., followed by a match against UW-Stevens Point on Sunday, September 22. Last season the Inferno took singles matches from both the Vikings and Pointers, while also taking one of three doubles matches against Stevens Point.
Following five consecutive league matches, the Inferno will wrap-up the non-conference portion of its schedule on Sunday, October 6, when the Inferno host Beloit at the McKinley Park Tennis Courts on Milwaukee's east side. The match is currently slated to begin at 3 p.m.
With the announcement of the non-conference opponents, the full slate of tennis matches for the 2019 season is listed below. Home matches are in bold, while conference matches are marked with an asterisk.
|Aug. 30||at Carroll (WI)||12:00 pm|
|Aug. 30||vs. Bryant & Stratton (at Carroll)||2:00 pm|
|Sept. 4||Lakeland *||4:00 pm|
|Sept. 8||vs. UW-River Falls (at UW-Whitewater)||1:00 pm|
|Sept. 14||Edgewood *||10:00 am|
|Sept. 14||MSOE *||2:00 pm|
|Sept. 22||vs. Lawrence (at UW-Stevens Point)||12:30 pm|
|Sept. 22||at UW-Stevens Point||3:30 pm|
|Sept. 24||at Wisconsin Lutheran *||TBA|
|Sept. 28||at Marian *||TBA|
|Sept. 28||at Concordia Wisconsin *||TBA|
|Oct. 5||Dominican *||10:00 am|
|Oct. 5||Concordia Chicago *||2:00 pm|
|Oct. 6||Beloit||3:00 pm|
|Oct. 12||at Illinois Tech *||TBA|