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Men’s tennis ends season with powerful performance in PLT

Brittany Willwerth, Contributing Writer
April 27, 2017
Filed under Men, SPORTS, Tennis

After finishing out regular season play with an overall record of 10-17 and 3-4 in the Patriot League, men’s tennis qualified for the 2017 Patriot League Championship that took place April 21-22. The sixth-seeded Orange and Blue edged out third-seeded Lehigh 4-3. Falling to second-seeded Navy...

Men’s tennis closes out regular season with three consecutive matches

Men’s tennis closes out regular season with three consecutive matches

Bri Pomonis, Sports Co-Editor
April 20, 2017
Filed under Men, SPORTS, Tennis

Men’s tennis competed in their last three regular season matches April 15-17. Despite falling to Patriot League opponents Colgate and Lehigh in the first two matches, the team outshone final non-league opponent Bloomsburg on April 17. With Patriot League Championships approaching on April 20, the...

Bison tennis teams secure crucial Patriot League victories

Bison tennis teams secure crucial Patriot League victories

Brittany Willwerth, Staff Writer
April 13, 2017
Filed under Men, SPORTS, Tennis, Tennis, Top Stories, Top Stories, Women

The Bison tennis teams were back in action this past weekend, with the men facing Navy and Lafayette on April 8 and 9, respectively, while the women challenged Lafayette and Towson on April 9 and 11, respectively. First up for the men was Navy, who defeated the Orange and Blue 5-2 on April 8. In...

Men’s tennis wins against Holy Cross, falls to Army in League play opener

Bri Pomonis, Sports Co-Editor
March 30, 2017
Filed under SPORTS, Tennis

The men’s tennis team traveled to West Point, N.Y. on March 26 to open Patriot League play against Army and Holy Cross. With the Bison extending their all-time series record to 11-0 against Holy Cross and adding another loss to their 3-30 record against Army, history proved to repeat itself again...

Men’s tennis looks to rebound after a 0-2 weekend

Ross Lazarus, Contributing Writer
February 16, 2017
Filed under Men, SPORTS, Tennis

The men’s tennis team faced a challenging set of matches as the team took on James Madison and Penn State in a non-conference neutral-site match at Penn State Indoor Tennis Center. The Bison faced James Madison on Feb. 11 and fell to the Dukes 1-6 after a hard-fought battle. A big Bison...

Men’s tennis splits weekend matches

Elise Covert, Sports Co-Editor
February 9, 2017
Filed under SPORTS, Tennis

The Bison men’s tennis team split its weekend matches with a loss to Cleveland State and a win against La Salle on Feb. 3 and 4, respectively. After Cleveland won the doubles point with wins on all three courts and swept the first two singles, they took an early 3-0 lead over the Orange and Blue....

Kane leads men’s tennis at Joe Hunt Invitational, team continues to improve

Bri Pomonis, Contributing Writer
September 29, 2016
Filed under Tennis

The men’s tennis team participated in its third fall tournament over Sept. 23-25 at Navy’s Joe Hunt Invitational. The tournament’s first day saw two pairs compete in doubles. In Flight A doubles, duo Dan Wright ’18 and Andrei Vitiuc ’19 defeated Temple 6-3 in their first round. In quarterfinals,...

Men’s tennis combines new coaching staff and veteran talent at Saint Joseph’s Invitational

Bri Pomonis, Contributing Writer
September 22, 2016
Filed under SPORTS, Tennis

The men’s tennis team continued its fall season success with the second tournament of the year at the Saint Joseph’s Invitational the weekend of Sept. 16-18. New head coach Bruce Myers brought four players to represent the Bison: Timber Erskine ’18, Daniel Wright ’18, Andrei Vitiuc ’19,...

Men’s tennis defeats Bloomsburg, drops match to Navy to end season 13-12

Charlotte O’Donnell, Staff Writer
April 21, 2016
Filed under Men, SPORTS, Tennis

The Bison started their weekend strong, dominating every match against Bloomsburg University to end in a 7-0 shutout on April 16. Both Nick Bybel ’16 and Max McDonald ’19 recorded 6-0, 6-0 wins, handily winning their matches at the No. 1 and No. 6 singles spots, respectively. Max Kane ’18 clinched...

Women’s tennis ends season with three victories, two losses

Women’s tennis ends season with three victories, two losses

Reagan Cerney, Staff Writer
April 21, 2016
Filed under SPORTS, Tennis, Women

The women’s tennis team wrapped up regular season play, finishing 15-8 overall. This record places them fourth overall for the upcoming Patriot League Championship Tournament. Matches from April 14-17 resulted in three victories over Maryland Eastern Shore, IUP, and Bloomsburg, with losses to Navy...

Women’s tennis improves to 4-1 in PL, celebrates Helt’s 200th win

Reagan Cerney, Senior Writer
April 14, 2016
Filed under SPORTS, Tennis, Women

    The women’s tennis team improved its record with an impressive undefeated match against Lafayette on April 9, moving to 4-0 in the Patriot League for the first time ever. Shortly after, the women fell to Army West Point, but were victorious over LaSalle to move to 4-1 in the...

Men’s tennis collects two wins in preparation for PL Tournament

Charlotte O’Donnell, Staff Writer
April 14, 2016
Filed under Men, SPORTS, Tennis

    Moving to a 12-11 overall record, the Bison were unstoppable in their matches April 8-9, defeating Queens College 5-2 and dominating Lafayette 7-0 before falling to Lehigh 3-4 on April 12. Nick Bybel ’16 extended his winning streak to 12 matches, earning yet another Patriot...

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