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Senior Drew Spinosa defeated Barbara Vasilkovy of Towson  University 6-2, 6-2 last Tuesday at Yates Field House.

TENNIS | Men Secure 1st Victory, Women Fall to 0-3

Both the men’s and women’s Georgetown tennis teams returned to action in a week that saw the men secure their first victory of the season, while the women suffered their third consecutive 4-3 loss. Hosting Monmouth (1-5) at Yates Field House on Feb. 9, the men relied on the depth[Read More…]

by February 16, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Roger Federer won his sixth Australian Title last Sunday, making him the only men's tennis player to win 20 Grand Slams.

COMMENTARY | Australian Open Title Cements Federer’s Timeless Legacy

Tennis fans are at a loss for words to describe the greatness of Roger Federer. His abilities on the court have been described as powerful, quick, precise, graceful and elegant. Yet, after winning his sixth Australian Open title by defeating Marin Cilic 6-2, 6-7 (5), 6-3. 3-6. 6-1 last Sunday,[Read More…]

by January 30, 2018 1 comment Sports, Sports - Top
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Junior Michael Chen led the Hoyas last season with 16 singles wins on the year.

TENNIS | Men Dominate Rivals, Women Seek Strong Start

Christopher Gay is a staff writer for The Hoya. The Georgetown men’s tennis team opened its fall season on Tuesday with a commanding victory over the University of the District of Columbia, winning two out of the three doubles matches to secure the doubles point and sweeping the six singles matches in[Read More…]

by September 15, 2017 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

Tennis | Squads Seek Consistency

As the Georgetown men’s and women’s tennis teams prepare for the upcoming seasons, both teams believe that this will be the year it achieves one of the program’s primary goals: capturing a conference championship. “I think it is a lot more doable to win the Big East,” junior Sara Swift[Read More…]

by October 7, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

Tennis | Squads Exhibit Poise Despite Loss in Big East Tournament

The Georgetown tennis teams closed their 2015-16 campaigns in late April with strong showings at the Big East tournament in Cayce, S.C., where both sides earned four seeds. The tournament marked the conclusion of a successful year for the men’s and women’s teams, both of which saw immense growth and[Read More…]

by May 20, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Senior Daniel Khanin lost in the No. 1 singles spot to his Villanova opponent in a 6-1, 6-2 decision Friday. Georgetown went on to win the match 5-2.

Tennis | Squads Control Singles in Wins

In their last matches of the regular season, the Georgetown women’s and men’s tennis teams captured victories against Big East foe Villanova this past Friday. The women’s team (12-4, 2-3 Big East) swept Villanova (11-8, 0-2 Big East) 6-0, while the men’s team (8-8, 2-1 Big East) defeated Villanova (8-11,[Read More…]

by April 26, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Freshman Risa Nakagawa boasts a 9-2 singles record on the year and most recently defeated Seton Hall freshman Anicka Fajnorova in a 2-6, 6-3, 6-1 three-set battle on March 24.

Freshmen Embrace Team Mentality

With seven new faces in the form of five freshmen and two transfer students, the men’s (6-8, 1-1 Big East) and women’s (9-4, 1-3 Big East) tennis teams now boast a freshman class with three five-star recruits and four four-star recruits, demonstrating the players’ high performance levels that have been[Read More…]

by April 8, 2016 0 comments Sports
Tennis | GU Earns Decisive Wins at Home

Tennis | GU Earns Decisive Wins at Home

Although early rain forced the teams to towel down the courts at Georgetown Visitation before their Saturday matches against the St. Francis men’s (9-6, 1-0 Northeast Conference) and women’s (4-11, 1-0 Northeast Conference) tennis teams could commence, both Georgetown’s men’s (6-7, 1-1 Big East) and women’s (9-4, 1-3 Big East)[Read More…]

by April 5, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

Tennis | Squads Post Several Wins

After competing in a host of matches in Southern California over spring break, the Georgetown men’s and women’s tennis teams returned to both nonconference and conference play. The men’s squad (5-6, 1-1 Big East) downed both George Mason (5-8, 0-3 Atlantic 10) and Xavier (7-3, 0-1 Big East), while the[Read More…]

by March 22, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

Tennis | Hoyas See Mixed Results in Chicago

In a trio of intense matches against ranked opponents and Big East foes, the Georgetown men’s and women’s tennis teams competed with a slate of highly competitive teams this past weekend. The women’s team (2-2, 0-1 Big East) split matches with the No. 15 University of Chicago (2-2, 0-0 University[Read More…]

by February 23, 2016 0 comments Sports