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Wichita State tennis dominates at home

Sports Reporter

October 20, 2014

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, 2014

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, 2014

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 ...

Split women’s tennis squad dominated MVC Individuals

Sports Reporter

October 6, 2014

Filed under Sports, Tennis

The WSU women’s tennis team has divided for the time being, competing in both the Riviera/ITA Women’s All-American Championship and the MVC Individual Championships at the same time.With the top-returning players Julia Sc...

Men’s tennis strong in ITA All-American tournament

Sports Reporter

October 1, 2014

Filed under Sports, Tennis

A starting tournament field of 382 men’s tennis players is now down to 112 at the ITA All-American Tournament in Tulsa, Okla.Wichita State has made headlines along the way in both pre-qualifying and qualifying rounds.“This is d...

Women’s tennis begins fall season

Staff Reporter

September 29, 2014

Filed under Sports, Tennis

Women's tennis opened their fall season by taking three players to Pacific Palisades in California. Junior Rebecca Pedrazzi was scheduled to compete in the pre-qualifying draw for singles play on Saturday, but had to withdra...

Women’s tennis opens season

Sports Reporter

September 22, 2014

Filed under Sports, Tennis

The Wichita State women’s tennis team traveled to the University of Oklahoma this past weekend to compete in their first tournament of the season.The tournament started last Friday with the singles competitors accumulating a...

Women’s tennis clinches MVC tournament title

Staff Reporter

April 27, 2014

Filed under Sports, Tennis

One week after beating Drake at home to clinch the MVC regular season championship, Wichita State’s women’s tennis team travelled to Normal, Ill. to go for the tournament title.As the No. 1 overall tournament seed, WSU had...

Men’s tennis seeks revenge at MVC tournament

Sports reporter

April 27, 2014

Filed under Sports, Tennis

One week removed from a disappointing 4-0 loss to Drake that saw very close doubles matches and senior Ilija Cuic retire from his match due to injury, the Shockers were the No. 2 seed in the MVC tournament in Normal, Ill.Wich...

Shocker women’s tennis wins sixth consecutive MVC regular season title

Sports Reporter

April 20, 2014

Filed under Sports, Tennis

Wichita State women’s tennis defended their home court and their title when they defeated University of Northern Iowa 7-0 on Friday and Drake 4-3 on Saturday.The weekend included the final home matches for seniors Montse Blas...

Men’s tennis fall to No. 38 Drake

Staff Reporter

April 20, 2014

Filed under Sports, Tennis

Wichita State men’s tennis team fell to No. 38 Drake, 4-0 in Des Moines, Iowa, during the Easter weekend.The loss was the first conference loss for the Shockers, moving them to 17-8 overall. Drake improved to a perfect 4-0 i...

Shocker tennis defeats Illinois, Evansville in double-header

Staff Reporter

April 13, 2014

Filed under Sports, Tennis

Wichita State women’s tennis played Southern Illinois and Evansville in a Saturday double-header at Sheldon Coleman Tennis Complex on the WSU campus. WSU beat Southern Illinois 7-0 and Evansville 7-0.“We’re tired both p...