Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Tennis continues strong stretch with victories over Binghamton, Fordham

By Mark Chiarelli

March 6, 2013

Filed under Sports, Tennis

Showing little sign of fatigue after its second match in as many days, the Massachusetts tennis team defeated Binghamton 6-1 at home on Sunday. The Minutewomen (9-2) continued their doubles dominance by sweeping the Bearcats to collect ...

UMass tennis comfortably defeats Quinnipiac

By Mark Chiarelli

February 28, 2013

Filed under Archives, Sports, Spring Sports, Tennis

The Massachusetts tennis team defeated Quinnipiac 6-1 Sunday, securing an important home victory as a crucial stretch of the schedule approaches. UMass' (7-2) duo of Chanel Glasper and Jocelyn Providence won the No. 3 doubles...

UMass women’s tennis handles Saint Joseph’s, drops close match with Brown

By Kat Kent

February 6, 2013

Filed under Sports, Tennis

The Massachusetts women’s tennis team picked up its first win of the spring schedule on Sunday, taking down Saint Joseph’s 6-1 at home. With the victory, UMass improves to 3-1 in dual matches this season. The Minutewomen’s win wa...

UMass closed out fall season with tough competition at Big Green

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

November 8, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Tennis

The Massachusetts tennis team closed out its fall season last weekend at the Big Green Invitational in Hanover, N.H., facing off against three of the strongest tennis teams in the Northeast. The Minutewomen battled Dartmouth, Boston Un...

Dixon pioneering success at UMass

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

November 6, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Tennis

Massachusetts tennis coach Judy Dixon first got into tennis for the money – all 25 cents of it. As a 10-year-old girl growing up in Montclair, N.J., Dixon would get paid a quarter by her older sister to take her sister’s...

UMass tennis sweeps UConn with ease

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

October 18, 2012

Filed under Archives, Sports, Tennis

The Massachusetts tennis team pulled together as a team on Wednesday and swept Connecticut, 7-0. Ace doubles pair Yuliana Motyl and Chantal Swiszcz won the No. 1 doubles match, 8-5. Sonia Bokhari and Chanel Glasper followed it up wit...

Yuliana Motyl and Chantal Swiszcz pick up where they left off last season

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

September 27, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Tennis

Massachusetts tennis coach Judy Dixon was not surprised by the performance of her top doubles tandem last weekend. Junior Yuliana Motyl and senior Chantal Swiszcz won the Flight A doubles title over Fordham sophomores S...

UMass tennis comes up short in A-10 Championship

By Cameron McDonough

April 24, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Tennis

The 2011-2012 campaign for the Massachusetts women’s tennis team came to an end this past Sunday, with a 4-3 loss in the Atlantic 10 championship game to Richmond. The No. 1-seeded Minutewomen (16-8, 7-2 A-10) fought hard in the match, and kept it close throughout,...

Bright weekend for the Massachusetts women’s tennis team

By Debbie Lee

March 6, 2012

Filed under Tennis

The Massachusetts women’s tennis team concluded its weekend with a 2-1 record Sunday afternoon. The Minutewomen successfully marked their place with a record of 7-5 on the season and 4-1 in the Atlantic 10 conference. After...

Women’s tennis completes weekend sweep

By Cameron McDonough

February 14, 2012

Filed under Tennis

In what was a complete team effort, the Massachusetts women’s tennis team swept a trio of Atlantic 10 opponents in Philadelphia this past weekend to improve to 4-4 overall and 3-1 in conference play this season. The w...

Tennis improves in loss to Columbia

By Cameron McDonough

February 7, 2012

Filed under Tennis

The UMass women’s tennis team showed major improvements this past weekend against Columbia despite losing its dual match, 5-2. The Minutewomen (1-4) picked up its two wins in singles play on straight sets from No. 3 Jessica ...

Minutewomen look to end skid against Columbia

By Jeffrey Okerman

February 2, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Tennis

Following a pair of 6-1 losses against Boston College and Harvard, the Massachusetts tennis team will again be on the road in search of its first win since the season-opening victory over Connecticut in the fall. The match...