Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Judy Dixon continues to find success after 21 years

By Anthony Chiusano

November 5, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Tennis

In 1992, Judy Dixon never envisioned herself staying at Massachusetts for any longer than half of a year as the women’s tennis coach. When approached by Glenn Wong, the acting athletic director at the time, she was initially reluctan...

UMass tennis takes home two wins at Big Green Invitational

By Arthur Hayden

November 5, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Tennis

Day 1 of the Big Green Invitational did not provide many highlights for the Massachusetts tennis team. Matched up against the tournament host Dartmouth on the first day, the Minutewomen came away with only one victory, Jessica Podlofsky's win over Julienne Keong (6-2, 5-7, 6-...

Minutewomen face stiff competition at regionals

By Arthur Hayden

October 23, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Tennis

The Massachusetts women’s tennis team competed against some of the best teams in the region at the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) Northeast Regional Championships this past weekend at Harvard. UMass coach Judy Dixon sai...

UMass tennis prepares to take on UConn

By Anthony Chiusano

October 9, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Tennis

The Massachusetts women’s tennis team is looking to close out its fall dual meet season with a win when it faces Connecticut at home on Wednesday. The Minutewomen opened their fall season on Sept. 28 with a sweep of Pro...

UMass tennis opens season with clean sweep of Providence

By Andrew Cyr

October 1, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Tennis

The Massachusetts tennis team couldn’t have asked for a better start to the 2013 fall season, cleanly sweeping Providence 7-0 in its opener on Saturday. UMass defeated Providence in every match it played, winning all three doubles matches and all seven si...

Minutewomen shine in opening invitational

By Arthur Hayden

September 24, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Tennis

The Massachusetts women's tennis team kicked off its season over the weekend at the Brown Invitational in Providence, R.I., and, against some of the top teams in the Northeast in Binghamton, Boston College, Boston University,...

UMass tennis falls to Xavier in A-10 semifinals

By Ryan Barry

April 23, 2013

Filed under Sports, Tennis

The Massachusetts tennis team saw its season come to an end Saturday with a 4-0 loss to Xavier in Charlottesville, Va., in the Atlantic 10 Tournament semifinals. The match ended a run for the Minutewomen (16-6, 7-2 A-10) after beating Dayton...

UMass tennis rides winning-streak to A-10 tournament

By Ryan Barry

April 18, 2013

Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Tennis

This past Sunday marked the end of an era for three Massachusetts tennis seniors. For Julia Comas, Chantal Swiszcz and Jocelyn Providence, their 7-0 win over Sacred Heart marked the last time they would take the court at UMass. A...

UMass tennis wins its first outdoor match of the season

By Ryan Barry

April 11, 2013

Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Tennis

The Massachusetts tennis team played its first outdoor match of the season Wednesday and stormed passed Rhode Island, 6-1, at the URI Tennis Complex in Kingston, R.I. The Minutewomen (12-5, 6-1 Atlantic 10) came out strong and never let up...

UMass tennis falls at BU

By Tom Mulherin

April 2, 2013

Filed under Sports, Tennis

The Massachusetts tennis team fell to Boston University, 6-1 on Friday afternoon after dropping five of six singles matches and all three doubles matches. The Minutewomen (10-5) lost the No. 1, No. 2, No. 3, No. 5 and No. 6 singles matc...

Tennis splits weekend in Ohio

By Mark Chiarelli

March 14, 2013

Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Tennis

The Massachusetts tennis team used a reworked lineup and timely doubles play to defeat Dayton, 6-1, returning to the win column Saturday. After dropping her first set, No. 4 singles saw Chanel Glasper effectively thwart any...