UChicago stifles men’s tennis at ITA regionals

In its first major action of the 2016-17 school year, the Washington University men’s tennis team posted a series of strong performances at the Intercollegiate Tennis Association Central Regional this weekend.

Jon Lewis | Contributing Reporter

Men’s Tennis falls early at ITA Indoors

The No. 3 Washington University men’s tennis team arrived at the ITA Indoor championship in Cleveland, Ohio, with a top seed and lofty expectations. Both were swiftly tempered after back-to-back upset losses to the host, No. 14 Case Western University 6-3 in the first round, and defending ITA champions, No. 8 Trinity University (Texas) 7-2 in the consolation bracket. The Bears did, however, avoid a last-place finish with a win against Kenyon College, 5-4.

Alberto Mo | Contributing Reporter

Men’s tennis rolls to victory over Rose-Hulman

The No. 3 Washington University men’s tennis team beat Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference favorite Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology 8-1 in its first action of 2016 on Saturday at Kings Point Racquet Club in Belleville, Illinois.

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Men’s tennis rolls past McKendree in fall season opener

The Washington University men’s tennis team served up a win in their season opener as they took down the Division II McKendree University Bearcats 8-1 on Saturday at Tao Tennis Center.

Nivan Lakshman | Contributing Reporter

Men’s tennis settles for second place at UAA championships

In a battle between top-five opponents, the No. 5 Washington University men’s tennis team lost its stranglehold on No. 2 Emory University and fell short of winning its third consecutive University Athletic Association championship.

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No. 5 men’s tennis earns third place at indoor championship

A year after winning its first ITA Indoor championship, the Washington University men’s tennis team fell short of duplicating the result as it placed third in the 2015 tournament over the weekend in St. Peter, Minn.

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Tyler Kratky captures second place at fall tennis regionals

In the Washington University men’s tennis team’s only tournament of the fall season, junior Tyler Kratky won six straight matches en route to a finals berth in the USTA/ITA Central Region Singles Championship in Indianapolis, Ind., this weekend. However, Kratky fell in straight sets to Nicolas Chua from the University of Chicago in the championship match.

Molly Charney | Contributing Reporter

Men’s tennis rolls to second straight UAA championship

The No. 2 Washington University men’s tennis team cruised through University Athletic Association competition en route to its second straight conference championship in Altamonte Springs, Fla., this weekend. The Red and Green’s opponents never won more than two matches in each round as the Bears topped ranked foes at each stage of the three-day tournament.

Gad Choi | Contributing Reporter

Tennis: Men aim for title repeat, women for first win

Men’s tennis Hoping to repeat as University Athletic Association champions, the No. 2 Washington University men’s tennis team is riding a six-match winning streak and a 16-2 overall record into this weekend’s UAA tournament in Altamonte Springs, Fla. The Bears begin the three-day tournament on Thursday against No.

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Men’s tennis dominates on senior day, women lose on the road

On Senior Day, the Washington University No. 2 men’s tennis team cruised to a 9-0 victory over Westminster College (Mo.) at the Tao Tennis Center while the No. 9 women fell to Division II University of Missouri-St. Louis on the road. On the men’s side, the Red and Green were dominant in both doubles and singles.

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