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Men’s, women’s tennis teams prep for big weekend events

John Smith

October 22

Filed under Sports, Tennis

Both the men’s and women’s tennis teams are gearing up for big competitions this weekend as the winter break for both teams approaches, and gives each one a chance for some relaxation until January.On the men’s side, the up...

Men’s tennis fights hard in Fayetteville

John Smith

October 19

Filed under Sports, Tennis

The men’s tennis team performed well in the Intercollegiate Tennis Association Regionals in Fayetteville, Arkansas, with two doubles teams advancing to the round of 16 before getting eliminated Saturday.While the team was unable...

WSU men’s, women’s tennis nationals continue

Reece Burns

October 8

Filed under Sports, Tennis

The men’s and women’s tennis teams are in full swing at the ITA All-American Championships.On Tuesday, the women’s doubles team of Rebecca Pedrazzi and Aleks Trifunovic came out ahead in their third-consecutive match ag...

Men’s, women’s tennis gear up for nationals

John Smith

October 1

Filed under Sports, Tennis

Wichita State men’s and women’s tennis teams will be put to the test this weekend at the Intercollegiate Tennis Association’s All-American Tournament.The men’s team travels to Tulsa, Oklahoma, on Saturday to compete against mo...

Strong start for women’s tennis as stars shine

John Smith

September 28

Filed under Sports, Tennis

What began as a difficult weekend eventually proved fruitful for the women’s tennis team, as the team leaders battled in their championship matches at the season opening Oklahoma University Invitational, in Norman.Senior Julia Sc...

Men’s tennis takes back doubles championship in season opener

John Smith

September 21

Filed under Sports, Tennis

The Shockers Men’s Tennis team is off to a hot start, taking the doubles championship at the Midland Fall Invitational in Texas. At the end of a 3-day tournament, that Shockers have seen success in both singles and double compet...

Men’s tennis looks to set pace for season

John Smith

September 17

Filed under Sports, Tennis

The Wichita State men’s tennis team intends to start their 2015-16 season strong in Texas this weekend for the season opening Midland Fall Invitational.Six of the nine WSU players are heading to Texas, including team captai...

Shocker tennis plays in final fall tournament

Sports Reporter

November 10

Filed under Sports, Tennis

Wichita State’s women’s tennis team travelled to Southern Methodist University (SMU) to play South Alabama, Wyoming, and SMU this past weekend in the final tune-up tournament before the spring season begins.On Friday the Sho...

WSU tennis makes noise in Stillwater, Okla.

Sports Reporter

October 22

Filed under Sports, Tennis

The Wichita State women’s tennis team has spent the last week in Stillwater, Okla., participating in the USTA/ITA Central Region Championship. The team’s performance held a bag of mixed results.“The matches are really difficult ...

Wichita State tennis dominates at home

Sports Reporter

October 20

Filed under Sports, Tennis

The Wichita State men’s tennis team has been active early and often this fall. After strong performances at multiple tournaments, the Shockers opened up their home courts at Sheldon-Coleman Tennis Complex with two decisive ...

WSU doubles tam wins at ITA Central Region Championship

Sports Reporter

October 14

Filed under Sports, Tennis

Wichita State’s men’s tennis team travelled to Norman, Okla.  this past weekend where Oklahoma University hosted the ITA Central Region Championship.WSU played well against strong opposition in both singles and doubles play. ...

Men’s tennis ends run at ITA All-American Tournament

Sports Reporter

October 6

Filed under Sports, Tennis

Wichita State’s men’s tennis played strong in Tulsa over the past week, but fell short of qualifying junior Tin Ostojic for the tournament’s main draw.Ostojic made it to the third and final round before losing to Duke’s Nicolas ...