This weekend at the Westchester Table Tennis club is the NCTTA 2018 Northeast Regionals. These regionals will be a who’s who of Table Tennis stars from Colleges and Universities from New York, New Jersey, Rhode Island, Connecticut and Massachusetts.
College Table Tennis National Championships qualification is on the line with the top 3 men’s/coed teams qualifying; the top 2 women’s teams along with the top 8 men’s singles and top 4 women’s singles will also qualify for the next round. The iSET 2018 National Collegiate Table Tennis Championships is NCTTA’s premier event and is the Super Bowl and World Cup of Collegiate Table Tennis all rolled into one!
Big thanks to the folks at the Westchester Table Tennis club for hosting this great event. Westchester has hosted all NCTTA NYC division tournaments and now the Regionals. Westchester will feature matches this weekend in men’s/coed, women’s teams and men’s and women’s singles.
The contenders from this region in the men’s/coed team are NYU (pictured above) led by National team members Tom Feng and Adar Alguetti, Princeton, Brown and Northeastern University. Rahul Acharya, NCTTA’s NYC Downtown Division Director now plays on the Northeastern University team and they are surprising everyone with their play.
Watch out for underdogs Brandeis, Tufts and University of Massachusetts-Lowell; they are set to make the tournament just that much more impactful!
In women’s team table tennis, watch for NYU and Brown’s teams to be contenders.
Erica Wu from Princeton is the top Women’s Singles player from Princeton University. Wu is in her last year of NCTTA eligibility and will be looking to end her career with a bang!
2018 NCTTA Northeast Regional Championship - Teams (Day 1)
Saturday, March 10 - 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM Eastern time
2018 NCTTA Northeast Regional Championship - Singles (Day 2)
Sunday, March 11 - 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM Eastern time