Tennis

Van Groningen doubles up on the court in finale

Van Groningen doubles up on the court in finale

May Term is a time of the year where the weather is nice, and the stress is low. For many students, this is a time to unwind after a tough academic year. This has certainly been the case for Dan Van Groningen, who is currently a senior, pursuing an engineering […]

by · May 10, 2015 · 0 comments · Sports, Tennis
Tennis improves mentality

Tennis improves mentality

Both the men’s and women’s tennis teams have finished their season, but that doesn’t begin to sum up the improvements made over the year. “Many of the biggest improvements made on both teams were of the mental variety,” Michael Strydom, head coach, said. “With a young team on both sides, […]

by · May 10, 2015 · 0 comments · Sports, Tennis
Tennis drops three at home to tough competitors

Tennis drops three at home to tough competitors

It was a long home weekend for the Wartburg men’s tennis team (6-6), dropping three matches. The Knights began a doubleheader Saturday with a close loss against Morningside. Wartburg picked up one doubles match when Luke Benna and Brandon Hornback beat Danny Graves and Brandon Stoll 8-2. Wartburg’s two doubles […]

by · March 21, 2015 · 0 comments · Sports, Tennis
Tennis team faces new competition on S.C. trip

Tennis team faces new competition on S.C. trip

Mike Strydom is taking his Wartburg tennis program around the country. Strydom, who was interim coach last year and took over as full-time head coach this season, ended a string of Spring Break trips to Florida with a Colorado trip last March. This season, the Knights had another new experience, […]

by · March 8, 2015 · 0 comments · Sports, Tennis
Men’s tennis teams wins twice on home-opening Sunday

Men’s tennis teams wins twice on home-opening Sunday

When the NCAA men’s tennis season opens up in the middle of February, there are usually still piles of snow on the outdoor tennis courts. Maybe that’s just as well for Wartburg. The Knights haven’t lost inside Hoover Fieldhouse since 2012, and opened the 2015 home season with a 9-0 […]

by · February 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Sports, Tennis
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