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

Sports Reporter

April 6, 2014

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, 2014

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, 2014

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 ...

Women’s tennis sweeps St. John’s

Staff Reporter

March 26, 2014

Filed under Sports, Tennis

The No. 44 ranked Shocker tennis team traveled to the National Tennis Center in New York City to play against St. John’s, whom they beat 7-0. With the win, Wichita State improved to 11-5 on the season.WSU won on at the No. 2 a...

Shockers fall to No. 50 Oklahoma State

Staff Reporter

March 5, 2014

Filed under Sports, Tennis

Following an impressive showing at KU earlier in the weekend, WSU women’s tennis traveled to Stillwater, Okla. to take on No. 50 Oklahoma State.In doubles play, the Cowgirls swept the Shockers by way of positions three and. Kat...

Tennis sweeps in Saturday double-header

Sports reporter

February 23, 2014

Filed under Sports, Tennis

Coming off of a 7-0 sweep of Cowley Community College, WSU men’s tennis played matches three and four of their eight-match home stand against Oral Roberts and Washburn, sweeping both teams 4-0 and 5-0 respectively.In double...

Women’s tennis has mile-high weekend

Sports Reporter

February 23, 2014

Filed under Sports, Tennis

No. 54 Wichita State took their seven dual-match winning streak to Colorado this weekend to face Northern Colorado, Denver and Colorado.WSU had to overcome a slow start Friday against the Northern Colorado Bears.Doubles play began with ...

Women’s tennis hits sixth straight win

Staff reporter

February 17, 2014

Filed under Sports, Tennis

The day after beating No. 74 Missouri, WSU women’s tennis was back in action against the University of Texas at Arlington. The Shocks were able to ride the momentum from Sunday’s win and swept UT-Arlington, 4-0.“We play...

Solid showing for women’s tennis

Staff Reporter

February 16, 2014

Filed under Sports, Tennis

With another strong showing at home, WSU women’s tennis beat Missouri University handedly 6-1 Sunday afternoon.In doubles, WSU played fast and with purpose as they took the courts. The duos of Lucia Kovalova/Veronika Blaskova, R...

WSU tennis beats Missouri at home

Sports reporter

February 16, 2014

Filed under Sports, Tennis

With another strong showing at home, WSU women’s tennis beat Missouri University handedly 6-1.In doubles, WSU played fast and with purpose as they took the courts. The duos of Lucia Kovalova/Veronika Blaskova, Rebecca Pedrazzi/...

Shocker tennis falls to No. 29 Oklahoma State

Staff Reporter

February 14, 2014

Filed under Sports, Tennis

Wichita State men’s tennis lost the first of their eight dual-match home stand against Oklahoma State 4-2. With the loss, the No. 61 ranked Shockers are now 4-5 while OSU extended their best start in school history, now 9-0.In do...

Blasco-Fernandez clutch against Fresno, Illinois

Sports reporter

February 9, 2014

Filed under Sports, Tennis

Wins against ranked opponents never come easy, but Wichita State’s women’s tennis showed plenty of tough-minded tennis this weekend.On Saturday, WSU hosted No. 55 Fresno State at the Wichita Country Club where they were able to mount a huge comeback ...