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
Kayla Kuethe is the first Wartburg women's tennis freshman to receive all-conference distinction since 2007.

Record number of Knights named All-IIAC tennis

  Three Wartburg women’s tennis players have been named all-conference, a record number for the program. Kayla Kuethe became the first Knight to receive All-IIAC honors since Molly Eslick in 2007. Kuethe was joined on the singles team by junior Katherine Ross and on the doubles team by junior Melissa Davis, […]

by · October 24, 2014 · 0 comments · Sports, Tennis
Two tennis players finish in Flight B top four at IIAC

Two tennis players finish in Flight B top four at IIAC

Marissa Buresh beat teammate Liz Rucker 9-8 (3) for third place in Flight B and two Wartburg doubles teams placed fourth in their respective flights at the Iowa Conference individual championships Saturday in Pella. Kayla Kuethe and Melissa Davis teamed up for fourth in Flight A while Waverly-Shell Rock graduates […]

by · October 5, 2014 · 0 comments · Sports, Tennis
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