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Utting leads women’s tennis

Michael LoCicero

September 28, 2010

The Marquette women’s tennis team enjoyed a decent amount of success last weekend at the Spartan Invitational in East Lansing, Mich. Freshman Chelsea Utting dropped a tough 6-3, 6-2 match to IPFW’s Caterina Kiefer in the...

Women’s tennis will rely on experience, men on talented underclassmen

Trey Killian

September 16, 2010

This year’s Marquette men's and women’s tennis teams have their season set to begin with the Milwaukee Tennis Classic this weekend. Both teams are ready for the challenges this season will bring but each team's strategy for...

Hush, Ruiz earn Big East Tennis Player of the Week awards

Sara J. Martinez

March 24, 2010

Ending the week one-for-three in San Francisco wasn’t enough to keep sophomore Gillian Hush and junior Christina Ruiz out of the spotlight over spring break. The women are the latest to be named Big East Tennis Players of...

Women’s tennis wins at home despite hostile crowd

Sara J. Martinez

March 2, 2010

The game is on, but nobody’s home. Paola Calderon was the last woman on the court Saturday, fighting to win the second set in a 6-3, 7-5 win at No. 1 singles. The Marquette women stood to watch as each volley grew more...

Another win, another loss for women’s tennis

Sara J. Martinez

February 27, 2010

The women’s tennis team went one-up, one-down today, now at 8-6 on the season. Marquette’s first loss at home came from Wisconsin this afternoon in a series of close battles, the Badgers finally reigning 5-2. Later in the...

Hush sisters leave mark on tennis team

Sara J. Martinez

February 25, 2010

Sister acts are almost cliché in tennis. Venus and Serena Williams even made a Doublemint Gum commercial together, playing off of their sibling rivalry in the sport. Marquette’s women’s tennis program is no stranger to...

Women get mixed results over the weekend

Sara J. Martinez

February 8, 2010

One win seemed easy and one loss seemed understood. But the Marquette women’s tennis team fought tooth and nail for every point this weekend, not settling for an easy win or an obvious loss. Coming off an split result last...