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Split women’s tennis squad dominated MVC Individuals

Sports Reporter

October 6

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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...

Men’s tennis sweeps Illinois State, Bradley on Senior Weekend

Sports Reporter

April 6

Filed under Tennis

Wichita State’s men’s tennis team had their senior weekend when they played against Illinois State and Bradley at home.WSU defeated both opponents 4-0 to kick off conference play and send the seniors off with smiles.“What a gr...

No. 44 Women’s Tennis faces No. 21 Tulsa

Sports Reporter

March 30

Filed under Tennis

Shocker women’s tennis team travelled to Tulsa, Okla. and faced stiff opposition before starting conference play this week.Wichita State fell to Tulsa 6-1 to put their record at 11-6, while Tulsa improved to 13-4.The Shockers d...

Men’s tennis shuts out double-header

Sports Reporter

March 30

Filed under Tennis

Wichita State men’s tennis swept McPherson and Northwest Missouri State at Genesis Health Club Sunday morning.“Big strong day for us,” head coach Brad Louderback said. “A day like today is just what we needed to start ...