The FCIAC will serve up some first-round playoff matches as the girls and boys tennis tournaments get underway this week.
The girls quarterfinals will be played on Wednesday, with the boys matches on Thursday.
Here’s the full schedule. Records include official league matches only.
Wednesday, May 20
FCIAC Girls Tennis Quarterfinals – All matches start at 4 p.m.
No. 8 Trumbull (10-6) at No. 1 Ludlowe (16-0)
No. 7 Warde (10-6) at No. 2 Staples (14-1)
No. 6 New Canaan (11-5) at No. 3 Darien (14-2) at Weed Beach
No. 5 Greenwich (12-4) at No. 4 Wilton (12-4)
Note: Staples has one regular-season match on Tuesday, but cannot drop from the No. 2 seed thanks to its win over Darien this season.
Thursday, May 21
FCIAC Boys Tennis Quarterfinals – All matches start at 4 p.m.
No. 8 Wilton (9-7) at No. 1 Staples (16-0)
No. 7 Warde (10-6) at No. 2 New Canaan (14-2)
No. 6 Ridgefield (12-4) at No. 3 Greenwich (13-3)
No. 5 Darien (13-3) at No. 4 Ludlowe (13-3)
Note: The three-way tie between Greenwich, Ludlowe and Darien was broken by two tiebreakers. Since the three teams were 1-1 against each other, Greenwich was given the second seed thanks to its quality win over New Canaan. Darien and Ludlowe lost to New Canaan. Ludlowe is then the fourth seed based on its win over Darien.