Tennis

Emily Rasmussen takes a backswing against St. Ambrose at the Wartburg Tennis Courts on Saturday. -- Wartburg Tennis Photo

Women’s tennis nabs fourth win in four days

A busy week for Wartburg’s women’s tennis team concluded Saturday with an 8-1 non-conference victory over St. Ambrose at home. Kayla Kuethe (7-0) and Melissa Davis (6-0) each remained undefeated in singles play, with Kuethe battling back from a first-set loss to beat Griffin Rasche 4-6, 6-3, 10-7 at No. […]

by · September 13, 2014 · 0 comments · Sports, Tennis
Tennis: Knights cruise in home opener

Tennis: Knights cruise in home opener

It was a short home opener for the Wartburg women’s tennis team Thursday night as the Knights took five of six singles matches and all three doubles matches against Buena Vista. BV has only four players on its women’s tennis team out of a standard team of six. This resulted in […]

by · September 12, 2014 · 0 comments · Sports, Tennis
Women’s tennis beats both Dubuque schools

Women’s tennis beats both Dubuque schools

Wartburg improved to 2-1 in Iowa Conference women’s tennis with wins Thursday in Dubuque against Dubuque and Loras. The Knights beat UD 8-1 with the lone loss coming at No. 1 singles, where reigning IIAC player of the week Arantxa Martinez beat Katherine Ross 6-3, 6-0. Otherwise, the Knights dropped […]

by · September 11, 2014 · 0 comments · Sports, Tennis
Knights fall just short against D-II tennis opponent

Knights fall just short against D-II tennis opponent

Wartburg’s women’s tennis team dropped a competitive 5-4 match Saturday morning against NCAA Division II Upper Iowa in Fayette. The Knights are now 1-2 this season and return to the courts Wednesday for Iowa Conference matches at Dubuque and Loras. Details were not available at press time.

by · September 7, 2014 · 0 comments · Sports, Tennis
Women’s tennis challenges Luther, handles Stout

Women’s tennis challenges Luther, handles Stout

The gap between Wartburg’s women’s tennis team and Iowa Conference powers has narrowed, just not quite enough for a statement victory on the season’s opening day. A 3-0 hole after doubles play cost the Knights, who rallied to take four of six singles matches in a 5-4 loss to host […]

by · August 31, 2014 · 0 comments · Sports, Tennis
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