The Irvine Valley women's badminton team will be taking on the City College of San Francisco later today for the 2011 CCCAA State Championship in San Francisco.
Following the team title, the battle for individual singles and doubles state championships will be waged on Friday and Saturday.
Irvine Valley sophomore Thuy Hoang, who was the Orange Empire Conference singles champion, has been seeded first in the singles bracket.
She will receive a bye in the first round.
IVC sophomore Vimla Phongasivathas, who was runner-upfor the conference singles title,is also in the field and also received a bye in the first round.
Hoang and Phongasivathas are also the No. 1 seed in the doubles tournament.
The duo won the OEC title. The IVC team of Ann Nim and Nancy Chen is also in the doubles tourney.
State Tournament Fact Sheet