Women’s Tennis

No. 7 women’s tennis ends “special season” with highest ranking in program history

For the Washington University women’s tennis team, the 2024 season was one to remember. The team finished with a 19-5 record, logging their highest win total in the last decade. After missing out on the NCAA tournament as a team the last two seasons, they not only punched their ticket, but hosted and won a regional to earn a berth in the Elite Eight for just the sixth time in program history. 

| Managing 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

Bear Breakdown: WashU athletics dominate the first week of April

WashU athletics had a strong first week of April, highlighted by a road conference sweep by softball. Baseball won a key non-conference game on a walk-off homer, and the golf, track and field, and tennis teams all put up strong performances.

| Junior Sports Editor

No. 10 women’s tennis dominates No. 9 Trinity and No. 29 Southwestern

After losing to No. 1 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps on March 11, the Bears have now rattled off five straight wins, all of which have come away from home against teams ranked in the Top 32 of the nation. The Bears shot up from No. 17 to No. 10 in the national rankings released March 27, and are likely to keep rising after two more impressive wins.

| Contributing Writer

After successful seasons, WU Sports take aim at glory in UAA Championships

After an excellent spring invitational season, Washington University’s track and tennis teams will turn their attention towards their conference championships.

and | Senior Sports Editors

With wins over local rivals, tennis teams prepare themselves for the final stretch

Playing its third match in three days, the No. 6 Washington University men’s tennis team swept local rival Principia College on Monday afternoon, and the No. 15 women’s team beat Division II University of Missouri-St. Louis, 5-2, on Wednesday afternoon,

| Senior Sports Editor

Tennis teams defeat Case, fall to University of Chicago

The Washington University men’s and women’s tennis teams each took a split this weekend, defeating Case Western Reserve University Saturday, April 13 before falling to the University of Chicago on Sunday, April 14

| Senior Sports Editor

Men’s tennis sweeps UW-Eau Claire as women come third at tourney

The Washington University men’s tennis team continued its recent hot streak with a 9-0 sweep over the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire on Friday afternoon, while the women’s team came in third place at the Madison Invitational.

| Senior Sports Editor

Women’s tennis upsets No. 9 MIT, drops two matches at ITA Indoors

The Washington University women’s tennis team held its own this weekend at the Intercollegiate Tennis Association National Team Indoors, battling through two losses and picking up a rousing upset victory against No. 9 Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

| Staff Reporter

Weekend sports roundup: Track and field take first, second at UAA championships, men’s tennis third at indoor nationals

The end of February is always a hectic time for Washington University sports, as winter sports head into the business end of their seasons and spring sports begin to ramp things up. Track and field, men’s and women’s tennis and baseball were all in action. Here’s how the Bears fared in their travels.

| Associate Editor

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