2015-16 Tartan Women's Tennis News

  • Women’s Tennis Named ITA All-Academic Team; Nine Named Scholar Athletes
    July 22, 2016
    The Carnegie Mellon University women's tennis team was honored for the seventh straight season and 14th time in the last 15 years by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) as an ITA All-Academic Team. In addition, nine players were named ITA Scholar Athletes.
  • Six Tartans Recognized as ITA All-Americans
    June 10, 2016
    Six Carnegie Mellon University tennis players were recognized by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) as 2016 Division III All-Americans. Both the men’s and women’s programs had three players earn the national distinction for their play on the hardcourt in 2015-2016.
  • Tsu and Torres Compete at NCAA Women’s Tennis Championships
    May 26, 2016
    Carnegie Mellon University senior Brooke Tsu (Hillsborough, Calif./Burlingame) and junior Nicholle Torres (Weston, Fla./Great Neck South) both competed at the 2016 NCAA Women's Tennis Singles Championship hosted by Kalamazoo College in Kalamazoo, Michigan, Thursday, May 26.
  • Tsu of Women’s Tennis Named National ITA Most Improved; Two Others Receive Regional Awards
    May 25, 2016
    Senior Brooke Tsu (Hillsborough, Calif./Burlingame) of the Carnegie Mellon University women’s tennis program received the NCAA Division III Most Improved Player award by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) on Wednesday, May 25. Tsu was joined by two of her teammates who were honored with Atlantic South Region accolades; senior Abbey Hamstra (Wheatfield, Ind./Kankakee Valley) was awarded the Arthur Ashe Jr. for Leadership and Sportsmanship award and freshman Jamie Vizelman (Highland Heights, Ohio/Mayfield) was named Rookie of the Year for the region.
  • Top Singles Players to Compete for NCAA Women’s Tennis Championship
    May 18, 2016
    The Carnegie Mellon University women's tennis team will have two players compete at the 2016 NCAA Women’s Tennis Singles and Doubles Championships hosted by Kalamazoo College in Kalamazoo, Michigan from May 26-28.
  • Selenica Lands Spot on All-UAA Women’s Tennis Squad
    April 28, 2016
    Carnegie Mellon University freshman Marina Selenica (Birmingham, Mich./Detroit Country Day School) of the women’s tennis team found a spot on the All-University Athletic Association (UAA) team. Selenica was selected to the second-team at No. 6 singles following her performance at the Association Championship this past weekend.
  • No. 9 Tartans Finish Fourth at UAA Championship
    April 24, 2016
    The Carnegie Mellon University women's tennis team finished fourth at the University Athletic Association (UAA) Championship after falling, 6-3, to the University of Chicago in the third-place match on Sunday, April 24. The Tartans, ranked ninth in the nation are now 15-7 for the season, while the Maroons, ranked 16th in the nation are 11-5.
  • No. 9 Tartans Drop UAA Semifinal to No. 12 Washington U.
    April 23, 2016
    The ninth-ranked Carnegie Mellon University women's tennis team met 12th-ranked Washington University in St. Louis in the University Athletic Association (UAA) Championship semifinal on Saturday, April 23 in Altamonte Springs, Florida. The Bears pulled out a 6-3 win to advance to the championship final while the Tartans will play for third place on Sunday.
  • No. 9 Tartans Start UAA Championship with 8-1 Win
    April 22, 2016
    The Carnegie Mellon University women's tennis team began the University Athletic Association (UAA) Championship with a 8-1 win against No. 30 Brandeis University on Friday, April 22. The Tartans, ranked ninth nationally and the second seed for the tournament, are now 15-5 for the season.
  • Tsu Receives UAA Weekly Honor
    April 12, 2016
    Carnegie Mellon University senior Brooke Tsu (Hillsborough, Calif./Burlingame) was named University Athletic Association (UAA) Women’s Tennis Athlete of the Week for her performance this past weekend in helping the 11th-ranked Tartans to a pair of road victories over nationally ranked opponents. The Tartans defeated #12 Johns Hopkins University 8-1 on Saturday before topping #18 University of Mary Washington 5-4 on Sunday afternoon.
  • No. 11 Tartans Top No. 18 Mary Washington for Fifth Straight Win
    April 10, 2016
    The Carnegie Mellon University women's tennis team won its fifth straight contest and fifth match against a nationally ranked opponent on Sunday, April 10 when it faced 18th-ranked University of Mary Washington in Fredericksburg, Viriginia. The 11th-ranked Tartans won the match 5-4 to move to 14-5 on the year.
  • No. 11 Tartans Earn 8-1 Win at No. 12 Johns Hopkins
    April 09, 2016
    The 11th-ranked Carnegie Mellon University women's tennis team traveled to regional rival Johns Hopkins University for a Saturday match. The Tartans defeated the 12th-ranked Blue Jays 8-1 after the match was moved indoors due to weather.
  • No. 11 Tartans Down Shorewomen 9-0
    April 01, 2016
    The Carnegie Mellon University women’s tennis team, ranked 11th nationally, hosted the Shorewomen of Washington College on Friday, April 1. The Tartans defeated the Shorewomen 9-0. The win moves Carnegie Mellon’s dual match record to 13-5 while Washington is now 5-2.
  • Vizelman Named UAA Athlete of the Week
    March 29, 2016
    Carnegie Mellon University freshman Jamie Vizelman (Highland Heights, Ohio/Mayfield) was named the University Athletic Association Women’s Tennis Athletes of the Week following the team’s two victories last week.
  • No. 11 Tartans Outlast No. 13 Washington and Lee, 5-4
    March 26, 2016
    The Carnegie Mellon University women's tennis team, ranked 11th in the nation, faced 13th-ranked Washington and Lee University on Saturday, March 26 at the Carnegie Mellon Tennis Courts. The match came down to the last singles court with the Tartans prevailing, 5-4.
  • No. 11 Tartans Top Westminster, 9-0
    March 21, 2016
    The Carnegie Mellon University women's tennis team hosted Presidents' Athletic Conference (PAC) Champion Westminster College on Monday, March 21 and defeated the Titans by a 9-0 score. The Tartans, ranked 11th in the nation, are now 10-5 for the season while the Titans drop to 10-4.
  • No. 7 Tartans Top Grove City 9-0
    March 16, 2016
    The Carnegie Mellon University women's tennis team, ranked seventh nationally, entertained the Wolverines of Grove City College on Wednesday, March 16. The Tartans improve to 9-5 with a 9-0 win while Grove City is now 9-8.
  • No. 7 Tartans Fall to Two Top-Ranked Teams
    March 11, 2016
    The Carnegie Mellon University women's tennis team finished its spring break tour with a pair of losses on consecutive days against two of the nation's best in Claremont, California. On Thursday, the seventh-ranked Tartans fell 9-0 to No. 1 Pomona-Pitzer Colleges while the 12th-ranked Sewanee Tigers stole a 5-3 win on Friday.
  • No. 7 Tartans Drop 6-3 Contest to No. 5 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps
    March 09, 2016
    The seventh-ranked Carnegie Mellon University women's tennis team lost a tough match to fifth-ranked Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (CMS) on Tuesday, March 8 on the Athenas home court, 6-3. The Tartans are now 8-3 on the season while CMS moved to 7-1.
  • Jon Spero (TPR'10) Establishes Endowment Fund for Tennis
    February 29, 2016
    Young alumnus Jon Spero (TPR’10) has chosen to support the Carnegie Mellon University tennis programs with an endowment gift in honor of his late parents, Dr. Joel Spero and Dr. Janet Amico. A native of Pittsburgh who now works for BelHealth Investment Partners in New York City, Spero enjoyed his time as a Tartan men’s tennis player and was an integral part of the best season in men’s tennis history.
  • Tartans Finish Second at ITA National Team Indoor Championship
    February 28, 2016
    The Carnegie Mellon University women's tennis team, ranked sixth in the nation, played in the ITA National Team Indoor Championship match for the fifth consecutive year and dropped a 5-0 decision to Pomona-Pitzer Colleges Sunday, February 28. The Tartans are now 8-2 on the year, while the Sagehens move to 3-1.
  • No. 6 Tartans Advance to Fifth Straight ITA National Team Indoor Championship Title Match
    February 27, 2016
    The Carnegie Mellon University women's tennis team advanced to the championship of the ITA National Team Indoor Championship for the fifth straight year with a 5-4 victory against Johns Hopkins University on Saturday, February 27. The Tartans, ranked sixth in the nation, are now 8-1 on the year while the Blue Jays, ranked 11th in the nation, are now 1-1.
  • No. 6 Tartans Open ITA National Team Indoor Championship with 8-1 Win
    February 26, 2016
    The Carnegie Mellon University women's tennis team opened play at the ITA National Team Indoor Championship with an 8-1 win against host DePauw University on Friday, February 26. The sixth-ranked Tartans and number one seed for the tournament are now 7-1 on the season while 14th-ranked DePauw falls to 2-2.
  • No. 6 Tartans Fall to Duquesne for First Loss of 2016
    February 19, 2016
    The Carnegie Mellon University women’s tennis team played Division I Duquesne University on Friday, February 19, falling 4-3 after picking up the doubles point. The Tartans are now 6-1 on the year while the Dukes move to 7-1.
  • No. 6 Tartans Shut Down Division I Saint Francis, 5-2
    February 13, 2016
    The Carnegie Mellon University women's tennis team advanced its record to 6-0 with a 5-2 win against Division I Saint Francis University on Saturday, February 13. The Tartans earned the doubles point before winning the first four singles matches.
  • Women’s Tennis Torres Honored by UAA
    February 09, 2016
    Carnegie Mellon University junior Nicholle Torres (Weston, Fla./Great Neck South) was named University Athletic Association (UAA) Women’s Tennis Athlete of the Week for her performance Saturday in helping the sixth-ranked Tartans top two Division II opponents. Carnegie Mellon started Saturday afternoon with a 6-3 win over the 14th-ranked Vulcans of California University of Pennsylvania before winning 8-1 over Slippery Rock University.
  • Tartans Defeat Two Division II Opponents
    February 06, 2016
    The Carnegie Mellon University women's tennis team, ranked sixth in Division III, faced off with Divison II opponents California University of Pennsylvania and Slippery Rock University on Saturday, February 6. The Tartans started the day with a 6-3 victory against the 14th-ranked Vulcans, before topping The Rock 8-1.
  • Women's Tennis Ranked No. 6 in Nation; Fourth in Atlantic South Region
    November 04, 2015
    The Carnegie Mellon University women’s tennis team will open the spring season ranked among the top elite nationally by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) after earning the sixth spot in the season’s first national poll.. The No. 6 Tartans reached the quarterfinals of the NCAA Division III Women's Tennis Championship for the fifth time in seven years last spring and return two All-Americans. The Tartans are also ranked fourth in the Atlantic South Region.
  • Tsu and Vizelman Honored by UAA
    October 13, 2015
    The Carnegie Mellon University women’s tennis team collected another University Athletic Association (UAA) honor when senior Brooke Tsu (Hillsborough, Calif./Burlingame) and freshman Jamie Vizelman (Highland Heights, Ohio/Mayfield) were named UAA Women’s Tennis Athletes of the Week for their play on Saturday, October 10 at Oberlin College.
  • Tartans Blank Oberlin
    October 10, 2015
    The Carnegie Mellon University women’s tennis team defeated Oberlin College on Saturday, October 10 in their third duel match this season with a 9-0 victory. The win moves the Tartans record to 3-0.
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