It was a successful weekend of home matches for Stanford tennis as the No. 4 ranked men’s team (17-2, 4-1 Pac-12) and the No. 23 ranked women’s team (12-3, 6-0 Pac-12) each came up with a victory at Taube Family Tennis Center. The men’s team swept No. 32 ranked Utah (19-4, 2-2) with a 4-0 score on Saturday afternoon while the women took down No. 26 ranked Oregon (12-8, 3-5) on Sunday, 6-1.
No. 46 Stanford women’s tennis (6-3, 2-0 Pac-12) started out conference play this weekend with two huge victories against No. 13 UCLA (8-3) on Friday and No. 47 USC (7-3) the next morning at Taube Family Tennis Stadium.
Despite cruising to a 6-1 win against UNLV (7-4) on Saturday in Taube, Stanford women’s tennis (4-3) lost for the first time in almost two years at home as it fell to the hand of rival Florida (5-4) 4-3 the next day.
Both women’s and men’s tennis teams are in action this weekend. No. 1 women’s tennis (1-1) has its home opener on Friday at 1:30 p.m. against St. Mary’s (1-3) at Taube Tennis Center.
Top-ranked Stanford women’s tennis (1-0) stays on the road this weekend and travels to Nashville for a showdown against No. 2 Vanderbilt (2-0).
Freshman standout Michaela Gordon is making a name for herself in her first months with the Stanford Cardinal. Teaming up with sophomore Emily Arbuthnott, the dynamic duo claimed victory in the doubles bracket of the Intercollegiate Tennis Association’s National Fall Championships.
On November 1st-5th, representatives from both the men and women’s tennis team will take part in the final tennis invitational event of the fall, the Intercollegiate Tennis Association’s National Championships. This exclusive tournament is open to only finalists and standouts from the ITA regional championships, and will take place at the Indian Wells Tennis Gardens near Palm Springs, California.
The Stanford men’s and women’s tennis teams are brushing the dust off of the offseason this weekend as they prepare to compete in the Intercollegiate Tennis Association’s northwest regional championships. The men’s team will travel to the University of the Pacific in Stockton, while the women’s team will play host to the tournament and compete in the Taube Family Tennis Center.