Golf, Tennis Release Spring 2016 Schedules
Thursday, February 4, 2016

SHREVEPORT, La. – The 2016 spring schedules for the Centenary golf and tennis teams, which begin competition this month, were released Thursday, February 4.

While golf will not kick off competition until the end of February, tennis will begin the 2016 slate Friday, February 5, with a match at East Texas Baptist at 2 p.m. Following two-straight weeks with multiple competitions at Southern Collegiate athletic-foe Schreiner in Kerrville, Texas, and a stop at Millsaps in Jackson, Mississippi, The Gents and Ladies tennis teams kick off home competition with LeTourneau Saturday, February 27, at 9 a.m.

The Ladies golf team begins the season on the road February 27 with a rare dual match with William Carey in Dehli, Louisiana. The Gents tee off February 29 and March 1 at the Tyler JC Spring Invitational in Bullard, Texas. After the men play in the New Orleans Spring Invite (March 7-8) and the women travel to Cal Lutheran (March 14-15), the Maroon and White host the annual Hal Sutton Invite at the Golf Club at Stonebridge in Bossier City March 21-22.

Tennis plays all matches at the Centenary tennis courts in the month of March. Both teams take on Jacksonville College (March 5), McMurry (March 6) and Louisiana College (March 12). The men will close the month with an SCAC match against Texas Lutheran March 14. The women finish the month when crosstown rival LSU-Shreveport returns to Centenary on March 15 (the Pilots also takes on the Ladies at Centenary February 27 at 3:30 p.m.).

The Maroon and White tennis teams take on Austin College in a conference match April 2, before making a return trip to Louisiana College April 4. Meanwhile, the Gents golf team will take part in the NCAA Division III West Regional April 4-5 in Georgetown, Texas.

Tennis concludes the regular season with a trio of home matches: April 15 against the College of the Ozarks and Belhaven and April 17 against Southwestern.

The 2016 SCAC Golf Championships will take place April 18-19 at Vaaleer Golf Club in Blanco, Texas. The Gents and Ladies tennis teams make a return trip to Schreiner University for the 2016 SCAC Championships April 22-24.