Table Tennis divisional tournament this weekend, free admission
Texas Wesleyan’s 11-time national championship table tennis team is looking for a “12-peat.”
The Rams host the NCTTA divisional tournament this weekend in the Sid Richardson Gym.
Admission is free.
Sat., Feb. 7, 2015
Texas Wesleyan University, Fort Worth
Sid Richardson Center Gym
9 – 11 a.m. – Singles
11 a.m. – 4 p.m. – Teams
- Texas Wesleyan University
- University of Texas – Austin
- University of Texas – Dallas
- University of North Texas
- Texas A&M University
- Tarrant County College
*Winner of division is guaranteed a spot at Regional tournament Feb. 21-22, hosted at Texas Wesleyan. Second-place team may get a wild card slot for Regionals.
- Texas Wesleyan University is the defending national champions. The Rams have won the team competition for 11 years in a row. Largest table tennis dynasty in the country.
- Team consists of 29 players from 11 different countries (China, Ukraine, Nepal, Dominican Republic, Brazil, Germany, Sri Lanka, Peru, Bangladesh, Saudi Arabia and the U.S.)
- Texas Wesleyan offers scholarships for table tennis players.
- This is not your average ping-pong. Table tennis balls can fly up to 75 mph.
- Check out the list of teams from across the US: http://www.nctta.org/teams