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TENNIS | Men and Women Suffer Two Tough Losses

TENNIS | Men and Women Suffer Two Tough Losses

The men’s team got off to a slow start against a formidable opponent in the Midshipmen (21-13, 1-0 Patriot League), who entered the match with a strong record of 20-12. The Hoyas (3-10, 1-2 Big East) lost the doubles point and went on to lose the first two matches of[Read More…]

by March 30, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top, Uncategorized
ROCHELLE VAYNTRUB/ FOR THE HOYA | SENIOR RISA NAKAGAWA RETURNS A SERVE IN HER DOUBLES MATCH

TENNIS | Underclassmen Take the Stage in Matches With GW, Xavier

This past weekend, the Georgetown men’s and women’s tennis teams hit the courts. Men’s tennis edged out two quality opponents, while the women’s team lost a difficult conference battle. The two wins for the men were the team’s first and second of the season and were crucial victories to right[Read More…]

by February 15, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
WOMEN’S TENNIS | Hoyas Split First Two Conference Matches

WOMEN’S TENNIS | Hoyas Split First Two Conference Matches

Opening what many anticipate to be a Big East schedule slated with matches expected to go down to the wire, Georgetown defeated the Butler Bulldogs in the league opener 5-2 on Friday afternoon, before falling to the DePaul Blue Demons in Chicago by a final score of 4-3 Saturday. The[Read More…]

by February 1, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top, Uncategorized
Women’s Tennis | Hoyas Finish 6-1 in Decisive Victory

Women’s Tennis | Hoyas Finish 6-1 in Decisive Victory

With a 6-1 victory over the Richmond Spiders (12-9, 3-3 Atlantic Ten) last Friday, the Georgetown women’s tennis team (11-4, 1-3 Big East) has now won nine of its last 10 matches as the team nears the end of regular-season play before the Big East tournament at the end of[Read More…]

by April 19, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
STEPHANIE YUAN/THE HOYA
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
STEPHANIE YUAN/THE HOYA
Freshman Risa Nakagawa won both her No. 3 singles and No. 1 doubles matches in Georgetown's 5-2 loss to St. John's last Friday.

Women’s Tennis | Hoyas Drop Sole Home Match

Last Friday, the Georgetown women’s tennis team (2-3, 0-2 Big East) dropped its sole home match of the season to St. John’s (6-2, 2-0 Big East) in a 5-2 decision. The Hoyas battled against the Red Storm, snagging a key 6-3 victory in the No. 1 doubles slot from junior[Read More…]

by February 29, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
FILE PHOTO: JULIA HENNRIKUS/THE HOYA
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
FILE PHOTO: ALEXANDER BROWN/THE HOYA
Junior captain Victoire Saperstein was an All-Big East selection in her sophomore season, going 11-3 in singles, including a five-match win streak, during the 2014 spring season.

Tennis | Boulder Presents New Rivals

Even though the fall season is barely underway, the Georgetown men’s and women’s tennis programs’ performances thus far have indicated a promising future. On Sept. 16, the Georgetown men (1-0) swept the University of the District of Columbia (0-1) 9-0. Seven days earlier, the women’s side (1-0) also routed UDC[Read More…]

by September 25, 2015 0 comments Sports