Massachusetts Daily Collegian

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,...

Top seeded UMass tennis heads into A-10 Tournament

By Cameron McDonough

April 19, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

With the Atlantic 10 tournament No. 1 overall seed in hand, the red-hot Massachusetts women’s tennis team heads to Charlottesville, V.A., this week in search of its second conference championship in school history. The top seeded Minutewomen enter tournament-play r...

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 ...

UMass Tennis drops a pair of dual matches

By Cameron McDonough

January 30, 2012

Filed under Tennis

It was a tough weekend for the Massachusetts women’s tennis team as it suffered a pair of losses to in-state rivals Harvard and Boston College. This past weekend’s action marked the first time the Minutewomen played ...

Minutewomen tennis return to courts against Eagles, Crimson

By Cameron McDonough

January 25, 2012

Filed under Tennis, Winter Sports

The Massachusetts women’s tennis team will return to the courts this weekend with a pair of challenging matches against regional rivals Boston College and Harvard. UMass had a very positive showing throughout the fall...

Despite snow, Minutewomen prepare for Big Green Invitational

By Cameron McDonough

November 1, 2011

Filed under Sports, Tennis

The Massachusetts tennis team will return to the courts this weekend after a week of practice ruined by weather in Hanover, N.H. to participate in the three-day Big Green Invitational. The majority of the Minutewomen have not play...

Minutewomen to compete in ITA at Yale

By Cameron McDonough

October 19, 2011

Filed under Sports, Tennis

Five UMass women’s tennis team members have been invited to Yale this weekend to compete in the Northeast Regional of the Intercollegiate Tennis Association nationwide invitational tournament. The players receiving invitations...