Wartburg tennis team’s good deed

Wartburg tennis team’s good deed

Being told you’re going to miss out on our last college tennis meet can be a hard thing to swallow. Central College Senior West Adelman experienced this firsthand. Adelman got a call saying he had to ship out for basic training earlier than expected. This meant he was going to […]

by · May 4, 2016 · 0 comments · Sports, Tennis

A tennis player with little free time

“Free time” is a phrase that doesn’t fit in Brandon Hornback’s dictionary. Hornback, a junior tennis player at Wartburg, also works in the athletics laundry room and strings rackets for his teammates and for members of the community. And since student-athletes at Wartburg are stressed the importance of being students […]

by · March 31, 2016 · 0 comments · Sports, Tennis

Former Go-Hawks become Knights

While some students may want to get away from their hometown when they go to college, four former Waverly-Shell Rock tennis players made the transition to playing tennis for the Wartburg Knights. While she didn’t consider coming to Wartburg at first, Kayla Reusche decided to visit Wartburg and never looked […]

by · November 8, 2015 · 0 comments · Sports, Tennis
Alex Petersen and Alexa Schmitz have competed several times this season as doubles partners.— File photo

Fourth place finishes for Petersen and Schmitz

As the fall women’s tennis season came to a close, two Knights have something to be especially proud of. In Flight B singles, Alex Petersen took home fourth place from the Iowa Conference individual championships on Saturday. In the third-place match, Luther’s Britta Pressler defeated Petersen by a 6-2 and […]

by · October 11, 2015 · 0 comments · Sports, Tennis
Kayla Kuethe at a tournament last season. She was the first Knight to claim Iowa Conference honors since 2007.

Knights ready to roll on the tennis courts

This year’s Women’s tennis team is looking promising in the eyes of head coach, Mike Strydom. The positive vibe that Strydom is getting from the Women’s tennis team is based upon how their first two practices of the season have gone. “We had a good couple practices. It was fantastic,” […]

by · August 25, 2015 · 0 comments · Sports, Tennis