Entries tagged with ‘Gustavus men’s tennis’

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Johnson, O’Neil Earn CoSIDA Academic All-District

The 2019 College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Google Cloud Academic All-District Men’s At-Large Teams were released Thursday and Gustavus men’s tennis players Chase Johnson (Sr., Golden Valley, Minn.) and Michael O’Neil (Jr., Edina, Minn.) are named to the 10-member District 6 Team, which features student-athletes from institutions in Michigan, Minnesota, and Wisconsin.

Johnson and Whaling Earn ITA Regional Awards

The 2019 Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) NCAA Division III men’s regional award winners were announced on Tuesday and two Gusties were recognized. Chase Johnson (Sr., Golden Valley, Minn.) was selected as the Central Region Arthur Ashe Leadership & Sportsmanship Award winner, while Patrick Whaling (Sr., Manakin Sabot, Va.) was named both the Central Region Senior Player of the Year and Most Improved Senior.

Men’s Tennis Falls to Chicago in Region Title Match

The No. 16 Gustavus men’s tennis team’s season came to a close on Sunday in the NCAA region championship with a 5-2 loss to No. 2 Chicago. The Maroons jumped out to a 3-0 lead in doubles and were able to secure the match with a pair of singles victories.

Men’s Tennis to Play for NCAA Region Title Sunday

For the eighth consecutive season, the Gustavus men’s tennis team will play in the NCAA region championship match after a 5-0 win over Grinnell on Saturday.

Men’s Tennis Takes on Grinnell in Second Round of NCAA Regional

The Gustavus men’s tennis team begins NCAA regional play at 2 p.m. Saturday against Grinnell at the University of Chicago. The No. 16 Gusties (19-7) earned a first round bye, while Grinnell (26-4) defeated St. Scholastica 5-0 on Friday. The winner of today’s match advances to the region championship match against the winner of Chicago and Augustana at noon Sunday.

Men’s Tennis Garners Four All-Conference Honors

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference announced its men’s tennis postseason awards Wednesday and four Gusties were recognized as All-Conference members. Chase Johnson (Sr., Golden Valley, Minn.), Michael O’Neil (Jr., Edina, Minn.), and Patrick Whaling (Sr., Manakin Sabot, Va.) were named to the All-MIAC Singles Team, while Nick Aney (Fy., Rochester, Minn.), Johnson, and Whaling earned All-MIAC Doubles Team honors.

Men’s Tennis Headed to Chicago for NCAA Regional Round

The NCAA Division III Men’s Tennis Committee has selected the 43 teams that will compete in the 2019 NCAA Division III Men’s Tennis Championships and Gustavus is headed to the University of Chicago on Saturday and Sunday to play in a six-team regional.

Men’s Tennis Advances to MIAC Playoff Title Match

The No. 16 Gustavus men’s tennis team cruised to a 5-0 MIAC Semifinal win over Bethel on Thursday, advancing to championship match. The Gusties are now 18-7 overall and will host the winner of Carleton and Saint John’s at 1 p.m. Saturday for an opportunity to earn an automatic qualifier to the NCAA Championships.

Men’s Tennis Begins MIAC Playoffs Thursday

The Gustavus men’s tennis team starts its postseason run Thursday at home against Bethel. The MIAC semifinal match at the Brown Outdoor Tennis Complex begins at 3:30 p.m.

Valentini Joins ITA Board of Directors

The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA), the not-for-profit governing body of college tennis, welcomed seven new members to its Board of Directors, ITA Chief Executive Officer Timothy Russell announced April 24. Of those seven new members is Gustavus men’s tennis coach Dr. Tommy Valentini.