Stanford men’s and women’s tennis competed in the Intercollegiate Tennis Association’s Northwest Regional tournament this past weekend, giving both teams a chance to compete in the usually dormant tennis offseason. The men traveled to the University of the Pacific, while the women hosted a contingent of other schools on campus at Taube Tennis Center.
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.
Stanford men’s tennis’ 2016-17 campaign came to an end after dropping a 4-0 contest to No. 1 Wake Forest on Thursday in the NCAA Round of 16. Despite a strong start, the sixteenth-ranked Cardinal could not keep up with the Deacs, winners of 22 of their last 23 matches (before falling to UNC in the semis).
A weekend of packed action came to a fruitful close for Stanford men’s tennis, as the 16th-ranked Cardinal won hard-fought matches over Idaho and No. 17 Michigan in the NCAA Championships to reach the Sweet 16. Taube Stadium was teeming with fans Friday through Sunday with the men’s and women’s teams opening tournament play on…
After two rounds of exceptional play, No. 17 Stanford men’s tennis’ first postseason jaunt came to an end on Friday with a sweep loss to No. 5 UCLA in the Pac-12 Championships in Ojai.
Despite winning their first face-off against the Bears on March 7 at home, No. 15 Stanford men’s tennis(14-7, 4-3 Pac-12) was unable to earn what would have been its first season sweep against No. 11 Cal (18-6, 5-1) Saturday in Berkeley.
No. 15 Stanford men’s tennis’ road trip to the Pacific Northwest came to a disappointing end this weekend, falling to Oregon after easily handling Washington on Friday. The Cardinal entered Sunday’s match against No. 23 Oregon riding six wins in their last seven matches — including a massive upset of No. 5 USC last week — but that momentum sputtered to a halt against the Ducks in a 4-3 loss.
No. 19 Stanford men’s tennis earned the biggest win of its season to date over the weekend, upsetting No. 5 USC 4-1 behind phenomenal singles play at Taube Family Tennis Stadium. The Cardinal men continued the trend of producing their best tennis in the biggest moments, notching their third top-10 win in three tries and extending their win streak to five. Those feats wouldn’t stand for long, however, as the team fell 4-2 to No. 10 UCLA on Sunday.