College Hosts Second Annual Women in Tennis Together Workshop

College Hosts Second Annual Women in Tennis Together Workshop

By MIGUEL ESPINOSA

April 11, 2019


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While the length of tennis games are confined to sets and matches, its benefits last over the course of a lifetime. On Saturday, April 6, the United States Tennis Association (USTA) hosted an on-campus, one-day workshop open to girls in grades nine through twelve. The workshop, which is part of the USTA’s Women in Tennis Together seri...

Men’s Tennis Battles Unfamiliar Competition

Men’s Tennis Battles Unfamiliar Competition

By MIGUEL ESPINOSA

October 11, 2018


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After coming short of victory in the prior weekend’s ITA Regional Championships, men’s tennis readjusted their focus and travelled south to Princeton, N.J. for the Farnsworth Invitational. The Invitational, hosted by Princeton University, was a change of scenery for the Panthers; they were the...

Cuba, Blazye Lead Tennis

By ANDREW RIGAS

October 4, 2017


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The men’s and women’s tennis teams competed in the biggest tournament of the fall season, the ITA Regional Championships on Friday to Sunday, Sept. 29 to Oct. 1. The men’s team hosted the tournament, and, for the first time in three years, a Middlebury player did not win the regional title....

Tennis Teams Vie for Spots at Top of National Polls

By Claire Messersmith

April 21, 2017


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Both the men’s and women’s tennis teams claimed their names in Maine this past Friday and Saturday, April 14-15, as both teams defeated Colby and Bowdoin. The men’s team remains no. 1 in the national polls while the women’s team has moved up to no. 3. The men’s side knocked off no. 4 Bowdoin...

Panther Tennis Squads Unbeaten after Opening Weekend

By Andrew Rigas

March 16, 2016


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By some miracle, the men’s and women’s tennis teams played outdoors on the first weekend of the spring season, a rarity in Vermont,  and they dominated. Both teams shut out Bates and Hamilton 9-0 on Saturday, March 12, to move to 2-0 in the NESCAC and overall. Nine different players for the men’s...

Men’s, Women’s Tennis Cruise at ITA Regionals

By Alex Deutsch

September 30, 2015


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Both the Middlebury men’s and women’s tennis teams hit the courts this past weekend on Sept. 25-27 in the USTA/ITA New England Regional tennis tournaments. The men’s team traveled down to Williams College for the weekend, while the ladies stayed home for a beautiful weekend on campus. Due to IT...

Men’s Tennis Storms to NESCAC Title

Men’s Tennis Storms to NESCAC Title

By Remo Plunkett

May 6, 2015


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The Panther men’s tennis team claimed the program’s first NESCAC title since 2010 this Sunday, May 3, when they beat Williams 5-2 on Proctor Courts. The women, meanwhile, advanced to the semifinal round of the conference tournament before falling to falling to Amherst. After earning a bye through the first round,...

Men’s Tennis Falls to End Regular Season

By Remo Plunkett

April 29, 2015


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Both the Middlebury men’s and women’s tennis teams faced NESCAC rival Amherst on Saturday, April 25, as both teams concluded their regular season schedules. The men dropped their season finale match to the Lord Jeffs on the road, falling to 16-3 overall and breaking their eight-match winning stre...

Bates, Bowdoin No Problem for Men’s Tennis

By Remo Plunkett

April 22, 2015


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Both the Middlebury men’s and women’s tennis teams traveled to Maine this past weekend to face NESCAC rivals Bowdoin and Bates on the road. The men picked up a pair of wins on the weekend, surpassing Bowdoin 8-1 on Saturday, April 18 before earning the victory over Bates on Sunday, April 19 by a...

Tennis Goes Undefeated in NESCAC Play

By Remo Plunkett

April 8, 2015


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Both the Middlebury men’s and women’s tennis teams returned to action this past weekend after traveling to California for multiple matches over spring break. The women played five matches while on the West Coast, emerging with a 2-3 record with wins against Chicago and Pomona-Pitzer and losses t...

Mixed Results for Men’s and Women’s Tennis, Both at Home and on the Road

Mixed Results for Men’s and Women’s Tennis, Both at Home and on the Road

By Andrew Rigas

October 1, 2014


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Both the Middlebury men’s and women’s tennis teams showed that they can compete with the best players and teams in New England at the 2014 ITA/USTA New England Regional Championships this past weekend, Sept. 26-28. The men’s team hosted the championship at the Proctor Courts during the day and th...

Men’s and Women’s Tennis Fall to Amherst in NESCACs

By Emma McDonald

May 7, 2014


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After blowing past Bowdoin 5-0 in the NESCAC semifinals on Saturday, May 3, the Middlebury men’s tennis team could not  cap their conference tournament with a championship-game victory on the following day, losing to fourth-ranked Amherst 5-1 in the title match. Third-ranked Middlebury fell to an...

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