No. 7 Tufts University swept past No. 25 Wellesley College tennis, earning a 9-0 victory on Sunday afternoon at Dorothy Towne Fieldhouse. The Jumbos even their record at 1-1 on the season, while Wellesley is 3-4 overall after dropping a pair of top-25 match-ups this weekend.
Wellesley College tennis got victories at No. 1 doubles and No. 5 singles, but host Skidmore College swept the remaining matches to down the Blue 7-2 in non-conference action on Saturday afternoon. Wellesley is now 3-2 overall, while the Thoroughbreds move to 5-1 on the season.
Wellesley College tennis junior Justine Huang (Coto de Caza, Calif.) has been named the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Women's Tennis Singles Athlete of the Week for the week ending February 25, 2018. This is the second time that Huang has earned NEWMAC Athlete of the Week, as she was also named Singles Athlete of the Week as a sophomore on 9/6/16.
Wellesley College tennis opened the day with a 5-0 sweep of host Smith College but fell to Vassar, 4-1, in the de facto championship match of the 2018 Seven Sisters Tennis Championship on Sunday afternoon at the Smith College Indoor Track and Tennis Facility.
Wellesley College tennis opened the 2018 Seven Sisters Championship with back-to-back victories, defeating rivals Mount Holyoke College, 4-1, and Bryn Mawr College, 5-0, at the Smith College Indoor Track and Tennis Facility. Wellesley is now 2-0 in the tournament and to open the 2018 season.
Wellesley College tennis wrapped-up play at the 2017 Morehouse Invitational, hosted by Williams College, on Sunday afternoon. The Blue played six singles matches against Skidmore and squared off with the host Ephs in three doubles matches.
Wellesley College tennis opened the 2017-18 season on Saturday at Williams College’s annual Lindsay Morehouse Invitational. The Blue matched-up in singles play against Middlebury and host Williams, while squaring off with Skidmore in doubles play.
Wellesley College tennis has earned Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) All-Academic Team honors for the second-straight season. In addition, six members of the Blue have garnered ITA Scholar-Athlete status for the 2016-17 season.
First year Sarah Yan (Holmdel, N.J.) clinched the No. 3 singles match with a 6-4, 4-6, 6-1 victory to help No. 33 Wellesley College tennis earn a 5-4 victory over No. 40 Swarthmore College on the final day of the 6th Annual Nor’easter Bowl and Wellesley 2016-17 season.
Sophomore Justine Huang (Coto de Caza, Calif.) and first year Sarah Yan (Holmdel, N.J.) each picked up wins in singles play, but No. 33 Wellesley College tennis failed to overcome a 2-1 deficit after doubles in a 6-3 setback to No. 20 Skidmore College as part of the 6th Annual Nor’Easter Bowl and Senior Day on Friday at the Wellesley Outdoor Courts.
Wellesley College tennis defeated Bryn Mawr College, 5-0, in their opening match, but came up short, 4-1, against Vassar College to finish in second place at the 2017 Seven Sisters Tennis Championship on Sunday at Mount Holyoke’s Kendall Outdoor Courts.
After defeating Smith College 4-1 in their opening match, Wellesley College tennis needed a third-set tiebreaker at No. 2 doubles to defeat host Mount Holyoke College, 3-2, on day one of the 2017 Seven Sisters Tennis Championship at Mount Holyoke’s Kendall Field House Courts.
This weekend, Wellesley College tennis will end NCAA Division III Week by competing for the annual Seven Sisters Tennis Championship when they face long-time rivals Bryn Mawr, Mount Holyoke, Smith and Vassar in South Hadley, Mass. With the Blue in search of their first Seven Sisters title in tennis since 2014, today's Division III Week focus is on Carina Chen (Hong Kong), a senior co-captain of the Blue tennis team from Hong Kong.
No. 18 Brandeis University jumped out to a 3-0 lead after doubles play, before clinching the match 5-2 with a pair of singles victories against No. 33 Wellesley College tennis in non-conference play on Thursday at the Gosman Athletic Center.
Sophomore Justine Huang (Coto de Caza, Calif.) scored wins in both doubles and singles play, but No. 33 Wellesley College tennis dropped a 7-2 final to No. 7 Tufts on Wednesday evening inside Dorothy Towne Fieldhouse.
Wellesley College tennis dropped a 6-3 final to Division II Concordia University Irvine on Wednesday at the Costa Mesa Tennis Center in the opening match of their spring schedule and 2017 team training trip to Southern California. The Blue are now 10-3 overall in 2016-17, while Concordia improves to 10-7 on the year.
The 2017 Wellesley Athletics spring schedules for crew, golf, lacrosse, softball, tennis and track & field are now available online at wellesleyblue.com. The composite athletics schedule can be view by clicking here. Please note that schedule dates and times are subject to change, check wellesleyblue.com for the latest information.
The New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) has announced the 2016 NEWMAC Academic All-Conference Teams for women's cross country, field hockey, soccer, tennis, and volleyball, and 18 Blue student-athletes have been recognized for their prowess in the classroom.
The New England Women's & Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) announced the 2016 Women's Tennis All-Conference team on Tuesday and six student-athletes from conference runner-up Wellesley College earned a combined seven All-Conference honors. Leading the way for the Blue, first year Sarah Yan (Holmdel, N.J.) had been named the 2016 NEWMAC Women's Tennis Rookie of the Year as well as a first team All-Conference honoree in both singles and doubles.
Top-seeded MIT rallied from a 2-1 deficit following doubles play to defeat second-seeded Wellesley College tennis, 5-3, in the championship match of the 2016 New England Women’s & Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Women’s Tennis Tournament on Sunday at MIT. The title is MIT’s seventh and earns the program the NEWMAC’s automatic bid to the 2017 NCAA Division III Tennis Championship in the spring.
Second-seeded Wellesley College tennis earned a 5-2 semifinal win over third-seeded Babson College on Saturday at MIT's J.B. Carr Tennis Bubble to advance to the 2016 New England Women's & Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Championship match.
For the third time in as many seasons, second-seeded Wellesley College tennis will face third-seeded Babson College in the semifinals of the 2016 New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Women's Tennis Championship on Saturday, October 22, at 3:00 PM at MIT.
BRUNSWICK, Maine - Over the weekend, Wellesley College tennis competed in the 2016 Bowdoin College Invitational. Members of the Blue Tennis team played a series of singles and doubles matches against competitors from Bowdoin, Bates, Skidmore and Tufts. Results from the weekend can be found at the links below.
Wellesley College tennis used a 3-0 sweep in doubles to fuel a 9-0 New England Women's & Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) victory over visiting Springfield College on Saturday morning at Wellesley College.
Wellesley College tennis took a 3-0 sweep in doubles and never looked back, earning an 8-1 New England Women’s & Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) victory over visiting Emerson College on Tuesday evening at Wellesley College.