Entries tagged with ‘Gustavus men’s tennis’

Johnson Earns Second MIAC Men’s Tennis Athlete of the Week

Chase Johnson (Sr., Golden Valley, Minn.) went a combined 5-1 in singles and doubles play at the highly-competitive Stag-Hen Invitational, which featured a field of eight nationally-ranked teams. For his performance, Johnson has been named MIAC Men's Tennis Athlete of the Week for the second time this season. 

Men’s Tennis Goes 1-2 at Stag-Hen Invitational

The No. 15-ranked Gustavus men’s tennis team competed at the Stag-Hen Invitational on Friday and Saturday, which featured a field eight nationally ranked teams. The Gusties went 1-2 in the tournament, winning the seventh place match 8-1 over No. 31 Swarthmore on Saturday after losing to No. 12 Sewanee 5-4 and No. 26 Skidmore 6-3 on Friday.

Men’s Tennis Receives Steve Wilkinson Team Sportsmanship Award

The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) has awarded the Gustavus men’s tennis team with the Steve Wilkinson Team Sportsmanship Award.

Whaling Earns MIAC Men’s Tennis Athlete of the Week

Patrick Whaling (Sr., Manakin Sabot, Va.) helped the Gustavus men's tennis team complete a 9-0 shutout victory over Hamline on Saturday with wins at No. 1 singles and doubles. In a matchup of top-25 ranked singles players in Division III, No. 23 Whaling upset No. 11 Jake Trondson in straight sets. For his performance, Whaling was named MIAC Men's Tennis Athlete of the Week. 

Men’s Tennis Blanks St. Olaf, Hamline

The No. 12 Gustavus men’s tennis team Saturday shut out a pair of conference opponents, improving to 8-2 overall and 4-0 in the MIAC. The Gusties started the day with a 9-0 win over St. Olaf followed by a 9-0 victory over Hamline.

Nick Aney Named MIAC Men’s Tennis Athlete of the Week

Nick Aney (Fy., Rochester, Minn.) played a large part in the Gustavus men's tennis team winning the consolation title at the ITA Indoor Championships, going a combined 6-0 between singles and doubles in three matches against nationally-ranked teams. For his performance, Aney has been named MIAC Men's Tennis Athlete of the Week. 

Men’s Tennis Claims Fifth Place at ITA Indoor Championship

For the second consecutive season the Gustavus men’s tennis team captured the consolation title at the ITA Indoor Championship. The No. 8 Gusties defeated host No. 18 Case Western Reserve 5-0 on Sunday morning for fifth place. The Gusties are now 6-2 overall.

Men’s Tennis Beats Whitman 7-2 in ITA Indoor Consolation Semifinal

For the second consecutive season, the Gustavus men’s tennis team will compete for the consolation title at the ITA Indoor Championship. The No. 8 Gusties on Saturday defeated No. 13 Whitman 7-2 in the consolation semifinals, which was a rematch of last season’s NCAA region championship that Whitman won 5-4 in Saint Peter.

Men’s Tennis Drops Close 5-4 Match to Start ITA Indoor Championship

The No. 8 Gustavus men’s tennis team started the ITA Indoor Championship on Friday with an opening round 5-4 loss to No. 12 Pomona-Pitzer, dropping to 4-2 overall. The Gusties move on to the consolation semifinals where they will take on Whitman at 9 a.m. Saturday.

Men’s Tennis Wins Two in Home Opener

The Gustavus men’s tennis team completed a two-match sweep in its home opener Saturday, defeating Bethel 9-0 before beating Augustana 6-1 to improve to 4-1 overall and 2-0 in the MIAC.