Men's Tennis Headlines

  • Tennis Academic All-League Teams announced
    May 15, 2019
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. –A total of 10 Summit League tennis athletes, five men and five women, have been selected to the 2019 Academic All-League Team as voted on by a panel of Faculty Athletic Representatives and Sports Information Directors from the league’s member institutions.
  • Drake drops first round match to No. 24 California
    May 03, 2019
    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. – The Drake University men's tennis team was defeated by No. 24 California in the first round of the 2019 NCAA Championship, Friday afternoon, by a final score of 4-1.
  • Bulldogs to face California in first round of NCAA Tournament
    April 29, 2019
    Fresh off its Summit League Championship win, the Drake University men's tennis team will face California in the first round of the NCAA Tournament, Friday May 3, in Champaign, Ill.
  • Drake defends title, earns 2019 men’s tennis crown
    April 27, 2019
    Tulsa, Okla. –The Drake Bulldogs defended their Summit League Men’s Tennis title Saturday afternoon after defeating top-seeded Denver in a tight 4-3 match inside the Bernis Duke Tennis Center. 
  • Denver, Drake survive and advance
    April 26, 2019
    Tulsa, Okla. –Top-seeded Denver and No. 2 Drake advance to the championship match Saturday at 1 p.m. CT.
  • League announces Tennis All-League honors
    April 25, 2019
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – With the 2018-19 Summit League tennis regular season coming to an end, league officials announced the annual all-league awards at the Pre-Championship banquet Thursday evening.
  • Pioneer duo sweep tennis athlete of the week honors
    April 23, 2019
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. –Denver’s men’s tennis athlete Matt Summers and women’s tennis athlete Bianca Mok secured the final athlete of the week awards of the season.
  • Men’s, Women’s Tennis Championships set for this weekend
    April 23, 2019
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. –The 2019 Summit League Tennis Championships will be hosted Friday and Saturday at the Bernis Duke Tennis Center in Tulsa, Okla.
  • Pairings set for 2019 Men’s Tennis Championships
    April 19, 2019
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. –The Summit League officials announced the 2019 Summit League Men’s Tennis Championship bracket on Saturday, with Denver earning the top seed after securing the Summit League regular season championship and finishing the regular season undefeated.
  • Denver’s Ros, North Dakota’s Kasilingam secure weekly honors
    April 16, 2019
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. –Denver sophomore Mattia Ros and North Dakota senior Preethi Kasilingam take home this week’s men’s and women’s tennis athlete of the week awards after helping their respective teams to important league victories this past weekend.
  • Gillespie, Mok collect weekly award
    April 09, 2019
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. –Drake’s Vinny Gillespie and Denver’s Bianca Mok went undefeated in this past weekend’s competition and earned themselves Summit League Men’s and Women’s Tennis Athlete of the Week accolades.
  • Ancona, Lazarevic earn athlete of the week honors
    April 02, 2019
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. –Valparaiso’s Brandon Ancona and South Dakota’s Jana Lazarevic secured the Summit League Men’s and Women’s Tennis Athlete of the Week honors after helping their respective teams to victories in conference play.
  • North Dakota rookie Sitar claims weekly honor
    March 26, 2019
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. –North Dakota men’s tennis athlete Nejc Sitar earned the title of this week’s Summit League Athlete of the Week after helping the Fighting Hawks to their first conference victory as a member of the league.
  • North Dakota duo sweep weekly awards
    March 19, 2019
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. –North Dakota men’s tennis athlete Johnnie Carmichael and women’s tennis athlete Isa Sullivan secured this week’s Summit League Athlete of the Week honors after strong performances this past week.
  • Ancona, Kmošková take home weekly accolades
    March 12, 2019
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. –Valparaiso men’s tennis athlete Brandon Ancona and South Dakota women’s tennis athlete Natka Kmošková took home this week’s Summit League athlete of the week awards after outstanding performances during their respective team’s spring break trip.
  • Gillespie, Wilson claim athlete of the week
    March 05, 2019
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. –Drake men’s tennis athlete Vinny Gillespie and Omaha women’s tennis athlete Janelle Wilson secured Summit League athlete of the week honors after successful weekends on the court.
  • Dynamic duo secure athlete of the week accolades
    February 26, 2019
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. –Drake men’s tennis athlete Tom Hands and Denver women’s tennis athlete Bianca Mok claimed this week’s Summit League Athlete of The Week honors after overcoming nationally-ranked opponents.
  • Drake’s Hands, Denver’s Ladhani claim athlete of the week
    February 19, 2019
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. –The Summit League Tennis Athlete of the Week accolades go to Drake’s Tom Hands on the men’s side and Denver's Arisha Ladhani on the women’s side for helping their respective teams go undefeated during this past week’s competitions.
  • Valparaiso’s Ancona, Denver’s Riedmiller secure weekly awards
    February 12, 2019
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. –Valparaiso’s men’s tennis athlete Brandon Ancona and Denver’s women’s tennis athlete Anna Riedmiller took home this week’s Summit League Athlete of the Week awards after helping their respective teams to victories this past weekend. 
  • Illinois State’s Lazarevic, Denver’s Mok claim weekly honors
    February 05, 2019
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. –Illinois State men’s tennis athlete Aleksa Lazarevic and Denver women’s tennis athlete Bianca Mok claimed The Summit League’s athlete of the week honors after finishing competition this weekend with perfect singles records. 
  • Denver’s Ros, South Dakota’s Aly earn weekly accolades
    January 29, 2019
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. –Denver men’s tennis athlete Mattia Ros and South Dakota women’s tennis athlete Habiba Aly secured Summit League athlete of the week accolades after both went undefeated over the weekend.
  • Drake’s Gillespie, Denver’s Ladhani receive season’s first weekly accolade
    January 22, 2019
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. –Drake men’s tennis athlete Vinny Gillespie and Denver women’s tennis athlete Arisha Ladhani garnered the season’s first Summit League athlete of the week honors after going undefeated in competition this past weekend.
  • Drake favored for 2019 men’s tennis title
    January 10, 2019
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. –The defending 2018 Summit League Men’s Tennis champion, Drake, is favored for the second consecutive year to claim the title according to the preseason poll of league head coaches.