The Sunflower

Strong start for women’s tennis as stars shine

John Smith

September 28, 2015

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, 2015

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, 2015

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, 2014

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, 2014

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, 2014

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

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

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

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

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

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

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...