Men's tennis selected to NCAA Tournament.

Men's tennis selected to NCAA Tournament.

INDIANAPOLIS -  UC Santa Cruz was selected as an at-large for the Division III Men's Tennis Tournament on Monday.

It is the 33rd tournament appearance in school history for the program.

"We're honored and privileged to represent this University at the Nationals," said head coach Mike Napoli. "These student-athletes went above and beyond to achieve this momentous occasion and they deserve all the credit."

UCSC will face last year's national runners-up Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Friday at 2pm in Claremont in the first round best-of-nine match format.

The Banana Slugs finished the year ranked 31st in the nation and 7th in the West Region.