‘Men’s Tennis’ Category
2016 was another year filled with conference championships, national tournament appearances and spectacular individual performances both on and off the field of play for Gustavus athletics. Here’s a look back at numerous highlight events that occurred throughout the year.
Mohanad Alhouni (Jr., Tripoli, Libya) of the Gustavus men's tennis team earned a third place finish at the ITA Oracle Cup singles draw after defeating Michael Rozenvasser of Carnegie Mellon University Saturday morning at the Surpise Tennis and Racquet Club.
Mohanad Alhouni (Jr., Tripoli, Libya) of the Gustavus men's tennis team was defeated by Lubomir Cuba of Middlebury College in the second round of four participants at the ITA Oracle Cup singles draws Friday morning.
Mohanad Alhouni (Jr., Tripoli, Libya) defeated Nikolai Parodi of Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Thursday morning in ITA Oracle Cup singles competiton at the Surpise Tennis and Racquet Club, advancing past the first round of eight competitors.
Mohanad Alhouni (Jr., Tripoli, Libya) will represent the Gustavus men's tennis team at the 2016 ITA Oracle Cup, held at the Surprise Tennis and Racquet Club in Surprise, Arizona October 13-16.
The Gustavus men's tennis team hosted the 2016 ITA Midwest Regional and Midwest Open tournaments from Friday through Monday. The Gustie's own Mohanad Alhouni (Jr., Tripoli, Libya) was crowned the ITA singles champion after defeating his doubles teammate, Patrick Whaling (So., Manikob Sabot, Va.).
Gustavus Adolphus College is set to host the 2016 Men's USTA/ITA Midwest Regional Championships and the 2016 Midwest Open in St. Peter, Minnesota this weekend. The tournaments will run from Friday, September 30 through Sunday, October 2 and will feature 30 of the top teams in the region at seven sites throughout St. Peter and Mankato.
The Gustavus men's tennis team completed their first event of the fall campaign this weekend at the Drake Invitational in Des Moines, Iowa. Mohanad Alhouni (Jr., Tripoli, Libya) finished as the runner-up in the Flight 1 singles draw.
The Gustavus men's tennis team kicks off the 2016 fall season Friday at the Drake Invitational in Des Moines, Iowa.
The Intercollegiate Tennis Association recently announced its 2016 Academic Awards and the Gustavus men’s and women’s teams are well represented. The men’s team features five players as 2016 scholar athletes, while the women’s squad is recognized as an all-academic team with 11 scholar athletes.