Men’s Tennis

Athlete of the Week: Tennis player Jared Phillips discusses attaining WashU’s top singles spot

Student Life sat down with the graduating senior to discuss his athletic career thus far, his future plans after graduating, and his overall history with the sport of tennis. 

| Junior Sports Editor

Men’s and women’s tennis run into roadblock against Denison and UChicago

Entering the weekend of April 12, the Washington University men’s and women’s tennis teams had a lot on the line.

| Staff Writer

No. 7 men’s tennis loses to No. 1 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps and No. 9 Trinity, wins against Skidmore

Following the weekend, the Bears move to 9-7 on the season with four more matches to go before the University Athletic Association (UAA) and NCAA championships.

| Managing News Editor

No. 2 men’s and No. 17 women’s tennis teams put on a masterclass against North Central and DePauw

After placing second in the 2024 ITA national indoor tennis championship, the No. 9 Washington University men’s tennis team was looking to take this momentum into the outdoor part of the season. They did just that, going 2-0 to start this new part of the season. The women’s team, ranked No. 15 in the country, similarly dominated, winning their only match of the weekend 8-1 over North Central College.

| Staff Writer

No. 9 men’s tennis beats No. 1 Case Western, finishes second in ITA Indoor Nationals

“We really showed that we have some guys that can really battle, some real dogs on our team…I think this tournament really showed us what we’re capable of.”

| Junior News Editor

Men’s tennis goes on a run at UAA championship, falls short in final round

“I wanted to win not for myself, really, but for the team overall,” Phillips said. “Having all my teammates on the next court over watching me and screaming for me after every point didn’t really make me nervous. It honestly just made me really excited to be out there and just be playing on behalf of my team and just trying to do everything for them to win.”

| Sports Editor

High hopes for men’s tennis at the beginning of their spring season

Coming off of a dominant fall season, the Washington University men’s tennis team is hoping to bring the same energy to their spring games. In an interview with Student Life, junior Gaurav Singh gave insight into what he is looking forward to this spring

| Staff Writer

Men’s tennis beats defending national champion Emory on their way to NCAA tournament bid

The men’s tennis team capped off the regular season with an 11-1 record, losing only to Division I University of Memphis in the first match of the season and earning an at-large bid to the NCAA regional tournament.

| Senior Sports Editor

Men’s tennis extends winning streak to nine with sweep over Wisconsin-Whitewater

“I believe and this team believes that we can win a championship this year,” sophomore Abhi Ramireddy said.

| Contributing Reporter

‘I think we have a pretty good shot to win the whole thing’: Men’s tennis wins big against Principia

The team is nearing the end of the regular season, and they have high hopes for the postseason.

and | Contributing Reporter and Senior Sports Editor

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