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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

Tennis | GU Splits Results at Navy Dual Match

The Georgetown men’s and women’s tennis teams traveled to Baltimore last Friday to face Navy, with the men’s team emerging victorious and the women’s team falling short. The men’s team (1-3) outplayed the Midshipmen 4-3 in its fourth match of the 2016 season. Sophomores Peter Beatty and Marco Lam started[Read More…]

by February 2, 2016 0 comments Sports
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Sophomore Marco Lam fell to Virginia’s Harrison Richmond in the second round of the Atlantic Division of the Regional Championships. Lam took Richmond, the number one seed, to a third-set tiebreaker before falling.

Tennis | Doubles Team Shines at Regionals

The Georgetown men’s and women’s tennis teams took to the courts this weekend in the Atlantic Division of the Regional Championships. The completion of the tournament marked the end of the fall season. On the men’s side, sophomore Marco Lam matched up with Virginia’s Harrison Richmond in the second round[Read More…]

by October 20, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top