Stanford, Virginia begin and end season ranked No. 1 in Campbell/ITA Rankings

April 27, 2011 07:56 AM
SKILLMAN, N.J. -- In a season sprinkled with debate over who the women's top team is and who can hold down the men's No. 2 ranking the longest, the final Campbell/ITA College Tennis Ranking of the regular season ends the same way it started -- with undefeated Stanford and Virginia firmly seated at the top.

Seedings & Selections: The 2011 NCAA Division I men's and women's tennis selection announcements will be on, Tuesday, May 3. The women's show will air at 5 p.m. Eastern time, and the men's show will air at 5:30 p.m. Eastern time. Once you navigate to, go to either the men's or women's tennis page to find the link. The team brackets will be posted on the NCAA websites 30 minutes after the completion of the selection show, Tuesday, May 3. The list of individuals selected to the singles and doubles championships will be posted on both websites no later than 6 p.m. Eastern time, Wednesday, May 4.

Follow the Leader: For the men, following Virginia is (in order): USC, Ohio State, Tennessee, Baylor, Stanford, Georgia, Florida, Texas A&M and Kentucky. On the women's side, Stanford is followed by: Florida, Duke, North Carolina, Miami (FL), UCLA, Baylor, California, Georgia and Michigan.

Conference Call: Yet another spring season is almost in the books, and that means that championship fever is upon us. Be sure to follow all of the action, starting with Conference Championship play from all divisions. To access official tournament links, information and winner recaps, click the following Conference Central page.

The number of men's and women's teams from each conference that appear in the Campbell/ITA Division I Top 25 Rankings are listed numerically. Men's Top 25: SEC - 6; Big 12 and Pac-10 - 5; ACC and Big Ten - 3; Big East and WCC - 1. Women's Top 25: ACC - 7;  SEC - 6; Pac-10 - 5; Big 12 - 3; Big Ten - 2 and Big East, Conference USA - 1.

Coming Up Next: The 2011 Campbell/ITA Team Rankings continue next Tuesday, May 2, along with singles and doubles rankings, which will be the final rankings until the end-of-the-year rankings, which are released during the first week in June.

Campbell/ITA College Tennis rankings can be found at