Tennis ready for Milwaukee – The Daily Iowan

Tennis ready for Milwaukee – The Daily Iowan

The Iowa men’s and women’s tennis teams will send part of the squads to compete at the Milwaukee Tennis Classic this week. By James Geerdesjames-geerdes@uiowa.edu The Iowa tennis teams will be back in action today (men) and Thursday (women) at the Milwaukee Tennis Classic. Both the men’s and the women’s teams will compete in the […]

Iowa State women's tennis seeks clarity in upcoming season – Iowa State Daily

The Iowa State women’s tennis team enters the fall 2017 season lacking the clarity of last year. The Cyclones will be without last season’s graduated senior standout, Samantha Budai, and a clear identity. The Cyclones finished last season 15-11, their best season since 1985, which included an impressive 12-game win streak from Feb. 10 until […]

Struggles and hope for tennis at the Tribe Invite – The Daily Iowan

Struggles and hope for tennis at the Tribe Invite – The Daily Iowan

Iowa’s young talent and dynamic doubles pairs show hope for Hawkeye women’s tennis fans. By James Geerdes james-geerdes@uiowa.edu Matches from the Tribe Invitational in Williamsburg, Virginia, this past weekend offered glimpses of some new talent on the Iowa women’s tennis team. Three Hawkeyes experienced their first college wins this past weekend. Iowa’s Yufei Long, Danielle […]

Madison opens new tennis courts with victory – Daily Record

Madison opens new tennis courts with victory – Daily Record

High school sports(Photo: Getty Images) MADISON — Allison Nevias was still playing, working out a 10-point pro-set first singles tiebreaker against Hanover Park. As the rest of the Madison tennis team watched, they marveled at the new courts. “They were really cracked, and now they’re hard and consistent,” said Anna Erickson, a senior in her fourth […]

Spanish Davis/Fed Cup captain fired – Tennis.Life (registration) (blog)

Spanish Davis/Fed Cup captain fired – Tennis.Life (registration) (blog)

After rough sailing the last few years, these were supposed to be new and calmer seas for the suits at the Spanish Tennis Federation. Instead, its first big move was to fire former Wimbledon champion Conchita Martinez. Twice. The RFET relieved Martinez of her duties as Davis Cup captain and Fed Cup captain Thursday. It […]