Jami Loeb is the No. 1 seed in the NCAA singles bracket
Jami Loeb is the No. 1 seed in the NCAA singles bracket
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Loeb Named Top Seed In NCAA Singles Bracket
Release: 05/01/2014
INDIANAPOLIS -- Three North Carolina singles players and two doubles teams have been selected to compete in the 2014 NCAA Division I Women's Tennis championships.

Top ranked Jamie Loeb is the No. 1 seed in the 64-player singles bracket. The automatic qualifier out of the Atlantic Coast Conference, she has a 46-2 record during her freshman season that includes a perfect 14-0 mark in league matches and a 27-1 record in dual matches this spring.

Freshman Hayley Carter and junior Caroline Price earned at-large selections. Carter, the No. 7 seeded player in the bracket, has a 42-6 singles record (12-1 ACC) and was named the ACC Freshman of the Year.

Price, a second team All-ACC selection, owns a 22-5 record, 11-2 in the ACC.

In the 32-team doubles bracket, Loeb and Carter earned the automatic qualifier from the ACC and are the No. 3 seed. They have a 30-3 record this season and a perfect 16-0 mark in dual matches.

Price and Whitney Kay are one of the 22 at-large selections. They own a 19-6 doubles mark, including an 8-2 record in the ACC.

The NCAA Division I Women's Tennis Subcommittee selected the 64 singles players and 32 doubles teams that will compete May 21-26 at the Dan Magill Tennis Complex in Athens, Georgia, following the conclusion of the team championship, which runs from May 15-20. Georgia will serve as host.

All matches shall be the best-of-three sets. Regular scoring and a 12-point tiebreaker at six- games-all will be used for all matches.

Automatic qualification into the Division I singles championships is awarded to any conference with one or more eligible singles players ranked in the ITA Top 125 for eligible/entered singles players. For conferences with more than one singles player within the ITA Top 125 eligible/entered singles players, the subcommittee applies the NCAA selection criteria to determine which student-athlete is the automatic qualifier from those conferences.  All singles players must have a minimum of 13 completed singles matches, with six matches in the spring, in order to be selected as an automatic qualifier or an at-large selection.

Automatic qualification into the Division I doubles championships is awarded to any conference with one or more eligible doubles teams ranked in the ITA Top 60 for eligible/entered doubles teams. For conferences with more than one doubles team within the ITA Top 60 eligible/entered doubles teams, the subcommittee applies the NCAA selection criteria to determine which doubles team is the automatic qualifier from those conferences.  All doubles teams must have a minimum of 10 completed doubles matches, with five matches in the spring, in order to be selected as an automatic qualifier or an at-large selection.


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