Tennis

Tennis beats Central, Simpson at home

Tennis beats Central, Simpson at home

After a disappointing showing last Wednesday against Coe, the Wartburg women’s tennis team rebounded nicely against Central and Simpson Saturday in Waverly.

by · September 28, 2014 · 0 comments · Sports, Tennis
Wartburg's takes a swing during a meet last season. -- File Photo

Keeping down the ‘racquet’

With four Iowa Conference meets in the next 10 days and the IIAC tournament quickly approaching, the Wartburg women’s tennis team is entering perhaps its most grueling portion of the season. The team is 5-2 and is third in the conference with a 3-1 record. In singles, junior Marissa Buresh […]

by · September 22, 2014 · 0 comments · Blogs, Sitting Courtside, Sports, Tennis
Women’s tennis competes at ITA regionals

Women’s tennis competes at ITA regionals

Melissa Davis came back to defeat Wis.-Whitewater’s Alex Talyansky 0-6, 7-6 (6), 10-6 in the ITA Regionals over the weekend before falling in the next round to Carroll’s Abigail Pellett. Katherine Ross lost to Wis.-La Crosse’s Kendra Woyahn 6-3, 7-6 (7) in the first round. Marissa Buresh won two matches […]

by · September 21, 2014 · 0 comments · Sports, Tennis
IIAC men’s tennis championships

IIAC men’s tennis championships

Wartburg men’s tennis players were 7-12 in Iowa Conference tournament matches in Cedar Rapids over the weekend. Luke Benna in Flight B and Frank Loconti and Jeremy Ellerby in Flight C each won two singles matches before falling in the quarterfinals. Andre Greene notched a win in Flight B. Knights […]

by · September 21, 2014 · 0 comments · Sports, 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
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