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Men's tennis to continue facing steep competition this weekend

Men's tennis to continue facing steep competition this weekend

By Mike Gasick

March 10, 2016

Ranked opponents just seem to keep popping up on the Illinois men’s tennis schedule.The Illini have another challenge this weekend when they travel to Evanston, Illinois, to take on Northwestern.The Wildcats enter the match ranked No. 11 in the latest ITA National Rankings. They are on a nine-match w...

Illinois men’s tennis to close out fall season at Iowa City

By Lucas Wright

November 4, 2015

Time has almost run out on the fall season, and the Illinois men’s tennis team has one last shot to make a statement before winter break.The Illini will take to the courts for the final time as a team in 2015 at the Big Ten Singles tournament this weekend in Iowa City, Iowa.Illinois has performed we...

Illinois men’s tennis falls short at Midwest Regional

By Lucas Wright

October 25, 2015

Tweet: [email protected]IlliniMTennis come up empty at Midwest Regional #Illini By Lucas WrightStaff writerThe Illinois men’s tennis team came up short across the board at the Midwest Regional this weekend in South Bend, Indiana. An Illini fell in each of the first four rounds, knocking out the hopes of nationals...

Illinois men’s tennis heads back to NCAA Tournament

Illinois men’s tennis heads back to NCAA Tournament

April 30, 2014

The Illinois men’s tennis team’s road to a national championship is officially underway. An NCAA tournament appearance has become expected for the Illinois program, as this year’s appearance will be their 19th straight. For head coach Brad Dancer, specifically, this will be his ninth straight a...

Illinois women’s tennis misses out on tournament

By Thomas Donley

April 30, 2014

After four days of uncertainty, the Illinois women’s tennis team found out it will not be competing for a national championship. The Illini missed out on the 64-team NCAA tournament field, which was announced Tuesday afternoon, for the second year in a row. “It’s disappointing not to see our name...