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Men’s tennis ends play at Regional Championships

Sports Reporter

October 23, 2013

Filed under Sports, Tennis

Tulsa, Okla. held a bag of mixed results for Shocker tennis. The tournament, which ended Monday, began with a loss from Jocelyn Devilliers in a tight match 6-4, 2-6 (8). Three other Shockers found better results in their first m...

Woman’s doubles tennis gives strong showing at ITA Regional Championships

Sports Reporter

October 23, 2013

Filed under Sports, Tennis

Weather became an issue for women’s tennis and delayed singles plays in Norman, Okla., but the show goes on. With weather postponing outdoor play through the weekend, doubles took the main stage.Blasco Fernandez and Rebecca Pedraz...

Dual matches begin for men’s tennis

Sports Reporter

October 16, 2013

Filed under Sports, Tennis

Newman University and Oral Roberts stood no chance against the Wichita State’s men’s tennis team. The Shockers defeated Newman 7-0 and Oral Roberts 6-1.The early match against Newman was truly a one-sided affair with all thr...

Women’s Tennis Makes Noise at MVC Individual Championships

Staff Reporter

October 7, 2013

Filed under Sports, Tennis

Shockers competed for a combined six individual championships this past weekend at the MVC tennis tournament in St. Louis.Saturday morning, Rebecca Pedrazzi defeated Natasha James of Evansville 6-4, 6-4 at the one position to f...

Men’s doubles tennis win Midland Fall Invitational

Sports Reporter

September 16, 2013

Filed under Sports, Tennis

Shockers Ilija Cuic and Tin Ostojic took out No. 1 and 2 seeds en route to a doubles championship at the Midland Fall Invitational this weekend in Midland, Tex.The Croatian duo won 8-3 over Andy Bettles and Brenden McClain of...

MVC women’s tennis title goes to WSU for 5th straight year

Sports Reporter

April 29, 2013

Filed under Sports, Tennis

The road to victory was paved in a convincing fashion. Despite the relocation of their Friday match due to weather, the Shockers began the tournament weekend off with success. The way WSU won its first match against Bradley migh...

Last road matches for men’s tennis

Sports Reporter

April 15, 2013

Filed under Sports, Tennis

"Spoiler" alert: In men's tennis, The Shockers bounced back from the home loss against Drake and spoiled the Bradley Braves' last home match of the season in a 6-1 defeat. The Shockers took the doubles point with wins from the duo...

Last Homestand for women’s tennis ends in dominating fashion

Sports Reporter

April 15, 2013

Filed under Sports, Tennis

The women's tennis team's undefeated conference record was put to the test this weekend at a home match. WSU took the courts with a vengeance, fighting not only Illinois State University and Bradley but the unforgiving Kansas wind. ...