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Illinois' Aleks Vukic returns the ball during his singles match agaisnt Wisconsin's Josef Dodridge. Vukic won his singles match 6-2, 6-1 and the team defeated the Badgers 4-0.

Illini men's tennis earn fifth straight sweep

By Alex Wallner April 3, 2016

Sunday afternoon, No. 15 Illinois men’s tennis played not one, but two matches inside the Atkins Tennis Center.ej In the first game of the doubleheader, the Illini took on No. 30 Wisconsin.ej The Badgers...

Illinois' Aleks Vukic returns the ball in the match against TCU at the Atkins Tennis Center on Sunday, Feb. 28, 2016

Illinois men's tennis ready for rematch against Baylor

By Mike Gasick March 16, 2016

The Intercollegiate Tennis Association acknowledges how much competition Illinois men’s tennis has gone up against this season, and it has reflected in the team’s ranking.After being defeated by their...

Illinois' Aleks Vukic returns the ball in the match against TCU at the Atkins Tennis Center on Sunday, Feb. 28, 2016

Illinois men's tennis unable to snatch victory from Northwestern

By Mike Gasick March 13, 2016

The Illinois men’s tennis team took care of business in its matchup against Northwestern on Jan. 23.JTThe Illini picked up a 4-0 victory against the Wildcats, capturing the doubles point and getting...

Illinois' Pablo Landa returns the ball in the match against TCU at the Atkins Tennis Center on Sunday, Feb. 28, 2016

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...

Illinois' Alex Jesse lines up the ball during the match against Notre Dame at the Atkins Tennis Center on Friday, February 5. The Illini won 5-2.

Illinois men's tennis ready for steep competition this weekend

By Mike Gasick February 25, 2016

Head coach Brad Dancer did something he rarely does after the Illinois men's tennis team’s loss on Saturday.He addressed them in the Atkins Tennis Center locker room after the match...

Illinois' Jared Hiltzik makes a short return during the tennis game v. Northwestern at Atkins Tennis Center on Feb. 20. Illinois won 5-2.

Illinois men's tennis returns to ITA Team Indoor Championships

By Mike Gasick February 12, 2016

The Illinois men’s tennis team will have to make sure it is on its game this weekend. The Illini drew the No. 12 seed in the ITA Men’s Team Indoor Championships and will have to face the No. 5 seed...

Portrait of Aleks Vukic by Ryan Fang

Illini of the Week Feb. 10: Aleks Vukic

By Mike Gasick February 9, 2016

This weeks Illini of the Week is @IlliniMTennis Aleks Vukic #IlliniEditor’s note: The Daily Illini sports desk sits down each week and decides which Illinois athlete or coach is our Illini of the Week....

Vukic's victory highlights success night for Illinois men's tennis

By Mike Gasick February 7, 2016

Friday night against Notre Dame was just one of those matches for Illinois men's tennis sophomore Aleks Vukic.The Australian native took on No. 37 Quentin Monaghan of Notre Dame and swept him...

Illinois' Aleks Vukic returns the ball during the match against Valparaiso at the Atkins Tennis Center on Friday, January 22, 2016. Illinois won 4-0.

Illinois men's tennis face multiple top-25 teams over the weekend

By Mike Gasick January 28, 2016

The Illinois men’s tennis team has quite a challenge this weekend.The Illini will first travel to Durham, North Carolina on Friday to take on the No.24 Duke Blue Devils. Following the match, the team...

Illinois' Aron Hiltzik returns the ball during the match against Valparaiso at the Atkins Tennis Center on Friday, January 22, 2016. Illinois won 4-0.

Illinois men's tennis cruises to three victories in opening matches

By Mike Gasick January 25, 2016

The No. 7 Illinois men’s tennis team showed few signs of rust in its opening weekend matches.EJThe Illini first hosted the Valparaiso Crusaders in their dual season opener. The team initially got on...

Jared Hiltzik is lone Illini to compete at nationals

By Lucas Wright November 11, 2015

Tweet: [email protected] will send lone #Illini to compete at nationalsBy Lucas WrightStaff writerA lone Illini will carry the torch for the men’s tennis team into the National Intercollegiate Indoor Championship...

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...

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