‘Men’s Tennis’ Category
Gustavus junior Joey MacGibbon. Photo courtesy of Justin Parker - Trinity Sports Information Director San Antonio - On the final day of its trip to San Antonio, the Gustavus men’s tennis team went 1-1 in a pair of matches played at Trinity University. Although their day began with a 7-2 loss to the University of […]
Mya Smith-Dennis serves on Wednesday against Trinity. Photo courtesy of Justin Parker - Trinity Sports Information Director San Antonio, Texas - The Gustavus Adolphus men’s tennis team began its 2013 campaign with a pair of losses to the University of Incarnate Word and Trinity University on Wednesday. The Gusties fell in their morning season-opener to […]
Mya Smith-Dennis Mobile, Ala. - Gustavus Adophus junior Mya Smith-Dennis (Savage, Minn.) concluded the fall tennis season at the 2012 USTA/ITA National Small College Championships held this weekend at the Copeland-Cox Tennis Center. Smith-Dennis, who was crowned the singles champion of the Midwest Regional after defeating Fabricio Moncada of Saint John’s 3-6, 6-4, 6-1, suffered […]
St. Peter, Minn. – After three days of tennis, the singles and doubles champions of the 2012 USTA/ITA Midwest Regional Championships have been crowned. Winning the singles title was Gustavus’s Mya Smith-Dennis (Jr., Savage, Minn.) and taking the doubles championship was UW-Whitewater’s Byron Balkin and Mitch Osbourne. In the first semifinal of the singles draw, […]
St. Peter, Minn. - Following two days of competition at the 2012 USTA/ITA Midwest Regional Championships, the Gustavus men’s tennis team is poised for a sweep of both the singles and doubles tournaments after a solid day two showing. In the singles tournament, the first semifinal match will feature Amrik Donkena taking on Saint John’s […]
Gustavus' Grant Leisner St. Peter, Minn. - After the opening day of play at the 2012 USTA/ITA Midwest Regional being held on the campus of Gustavus Adolphus College, three Gustavus doubles teams and five Gustavus singles players are still alive and will compete in day two. In doubles, the top seeded duo of Amrik Donkena […]
Gustavus Adolphus College is hosting the 2012 USTA/ITA Midwest Regional Championship this weekend at the Swanson Indoor Tennis Center and the Brown Outdoor Courts. The Men’s Division III Midwest Regional Championships will take place Friday, September 28 through Sunday, September 30. The USTA/ITA Men’s Division III Regional Championships at Gustavus will feature 23 of the […]
Skillman, New Jersey - The Gustavus Adolphus men’s tennis team was one of 48 teams in NCAA Division III to be honored by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) as an All-Academic Team in 2012. To go along with the team bringing home All-Academic recognition, the Gusties had five individuals receive Scholar-Athlete distinction, including Patrick Clark […]
Gustavus men’s tennis players Amrik Donkena (Jr., Rochester, Minn.) and Mya Smith-Dennis (So., Savage, Minn.) finished second at the NCAA Doubles Championships on Saturday afternoon in Cary, N.C. The Gusties, who were seeded No. 1 in the tournament, lost to Luis Rattenhuber and Austin Chafetz of Amherst 6-4, 5-7, 3-6 in the championship match.
The top-seeded doubles team of Gustavus’ Amrik Donkena and Mya Smith-Dennis reached the semifinal round of the NCAA Doubles Championships on Friday in Cary, N.C. The Gusties defeated Matt Bettles and Rob Crampton of Bates in a second set tiebreak 6-1, 7-6 (8-6).