Entries tagged with ‘Men’s Tennis’
The Gustavus men's tennis team took a big step towards claiming its 23rd consecutive MIAC Regular Season Title with an 8-1 win over Carleton in Owatonna on Saturday afternoon. The Gusties, who are rated #6 regionally and #30 nationally, won all three doubles matches and then took five of the six singles matches against the Knights, who are ranked #11 regionally.
The Gustavus men's tennis team opened its Spring Break Trip to California with an 8-1 loss to top-ranked Middlebury 8-1 in Los Angeles. The Gusties victory came at #5 singles where Marcel Gyswyt defeated James Burke 6-4, 7-6 (5).
The Gustavus men's tennis team extended its current win streak to four matches with convincing wins over UW-Whitewater 8-1 and Augustana, S.D. 9-0 on Saturday at the Swanson Tennis Center. The Gusties went 12-0 in singles and 5-1 in doubles on the day.
The Gustavus men's tennis team lost to #18 DePauw University 6-3 in a match that was played in Pleasantville, Wis. (a suburb of Milwaukee) on Sunday morning. Gustavus is now 5-4 overall.
he Gustavus men's tennis team had the University of Chicago, which is ranked #3 in the Central Region, on the ropes in Milwaukee on Saturday afternoon, but the Maroons rallied to claim third set wins at both #1 and #4 singles to hold on a defeat Gustavus, which is ranked #9 in the Central Region, by the score of 6-3. The Gusties fall to 5-3, while Chicago improves to 7-2.
The Gustavus men's tennis team turned in three strong performances at the Swanson Tennis Center on Saturday with wins over Saint John's 8-1, St. Olaf 9-0, and Grinnell 7-2. The Gusties extended their win streak to five and improved their season mark to 5-2 overall and 3-0 in MIAC play.
The Gustavus men's tennis team opened up its 2011 home schedule with convincing wins over Hamline (9-0) and Minnesota State, Mankato (9-0) at the Swanson Tennis Center on Saturday. Coach Tommy Valentini's squad, which dropped only two sets in the 12 singles matches during the day, improved to 2-2 overall and 1-0 in MIAC play.
Three Gustavus Spring sport teams will be using their Touring Week break to head to warmer climates to open their 2011 seasons. The men's tennis and women's softball teams are in Hawaii, while the women's tennis team is in Puerto Rico.
Gustavus Adolphus sophomore Amrik Donkena (Rochester, Minn.) saw his appearance in the 2010 NCAA Division III Men's Tennis Singles Championship come to an abrupt end with a heartbreaking 6-7, 4-6 loss in the first round to Mike Mattelson of Vassar College on Friday morning in Oberlin, Ohio.
Gustavus Adolphus sophomore Amrik Donkena has been selected to play in the singles draw at the 2010 NCAA Division III Men’s Tennis Championships. Donkena will compete against a field of 32 competitors at the i. The singles championships will be hosted by Oberlin College, May 28-30 in Oberlin, Ohio.