By: Andrew Korba
ADA -- The Ohio Northern men's tennis team will open its spring season with matches against Kalamazoo (Mich.) and Hope (Mich.) on Feb. 22.
Northern will then travel to Florida for its annual spring trip, where it will face off against Moravian (Pa.), Coe (Iowa) and Cornerstone (Mich.).
The Polar Bears will also face Wittenberg and Ohio Wesleyan in non-conference action.
ONU begins OAC play on Mar. 22 with a home match against Heidelberg and concludes at Capital on Apr. 26.
The schedule also features the OAC Tennis Fest, where all teams from the conference will play matches over the course of the weekend at the Lindner Family Tennis Center in Mason. ONU is set to play Wilmington and Muskingum on Apr. 12 and Marietta on Apr. 13.
Last season, Ohio Northern went 19-5 and won its third OAC Regular Season and Tournament title in the past four seasons.