‘Women’s Tennis’ Category
After several weeks of competing against top regional and national non-conference competition, the Gustavus Adolphus College men's and women's tennis teams return to MIAC play this weekend. Both teams play each of their three matches on the road, as the men take on St. Olaf on Friday and are back in action Saturday with matches against Hamline and Macalester. The women take on Macalester and St. Kate's on Saturday and return to competition on Sunday against Saint Mary's.
Gustavus Adolphus College tennis players Mohanad Alhouni (So., Tripoli, Libya) and Michaela Schulz (Jr., Elk River, Minn.) were honored Tuesday as the MIAC's Tennis Athletes of the Week as voted on by the league's sports information directors.
The Gustavus women's tennis team suffered a 5-2 loss to No. 23 Denison before defeating Carthage 5-1 on Saturday evening at the Nielsen Tennis Center at the University of Wisconsin. With their second split in as many days, the Gusties are now 12-6 overall heading into their heavy conference schedule that begins next weekend.
After one day of play at the competitive Midwest Invitational, the Gustavus Adolphus College women's tennis team finds itself in the running for a top-5 finish after going 1-1 on Friday at the Nielsen Tennis Center on the campus of the University of Wisconsin. The Gusties defeated Augustana College (Ill.) 7-2 in their first round matchup before falling to No. 9 Washington University in St. Louis 7-2 later in the day. The 1-1 split moves Gustavus's overall record to 11-5.
The Gustavus Adolphus College women's tennis team is set to compete in the Midwest Invitiational that is being held at the Nielsen Tennis Center in Madison, Wisconsin on Friday and Saturday. Eleven total teams are entered in the tournament draw, including several of the top teams from the ITA Central Region. The Gusties' first round match takes place on Friday at 8 a.m. against Augustana College (Illinois), while remaining matches are to be determined based on tournament outcomes.
The Gustavus Adolphus College men’s and women’s tennis teams are each ranked in the most recent Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) national polls that were released last Thursday. The men’s team is ranked 19th, while the women’s squad is ranked 39th.
The Gustavus Adolphus College women's tennis team came away from its lone Saturday match victorious, as it defeated Minnesota State University, Mankato 8-1. The win moves the Gusties to 10-4 overall in its final competition before heading to Madison, Wis. for the competitive Midwest Invite.
The Gustavus Adolphus College men’s and women’s tennis teams each take on Division II opponents on Saturday, with the women set to face Minnesota State, Mankato at 9 a.m. in St. Peter, and the men traveling north to go up against St. Cloud State at 12:30 p.m. The women's match will be available to watch online at the link above.
Gustavus tennis players Mohanad Alhouni (So., Tripoli, Libya) and Lizzy Stanczyk (Sr., Plymouth, Wis.) have swept the MIAC weekly awards as the Athletes-of-the-Week for their performances at the Stag-Hen Invite and Trinity University Invite, respectively.
The Gustavus Adolphus College women's tennis team fell to No. 24-ranked Trinity University by a score of 8-1 on Monday at the Butch Newman Tennis Complex. The loss drops the Gusties to 9-4 overall and concludes their time in the Trinity Invite held Saturday through today.