2023-24 Wellesley Tennis News

Melinda Alviar '24 (Frank Poulin)
No. 19 New York University Inches Past Wellesley Tennis, 5-4

February 24, 2024

No. 19 New York University narrowly defeated Wellesley College 5-4 on Saturday at Stadium Tennis Center. The Violets (1-0) took two of three doubles matches before splitting singles 3-3 with the Blue (1-1 Overall).

Emilee Pak '26 (Frank Poulin)
Wellesley Tennis Starts Spring Season with 9-0 Win over Nichols

February 10, 2024

Wellesley College tennis began the spring season with a 9-0 non-conference win over Nichols College (9-4 Overall) at Dorothy Towne Fieldhouse on Saturday.

Melinda Alviar '24, Coach Brian Kuscher, Annissa Mu '24 (Frank Poulin)
Season Preview: 2023-24 Wellesley Tennis

February 08, 2024

Wellesley College tennis will open the season at home against Nichols College on Saturday, February 10 at 1:00 PM. Links to live stats and video throughout the season can be found on the team's schedule page.

Michelle Yeo '27 and Suzanne Xu '27 (Veda Madhusudan '27)
Blue Tennis Captures "B" Draw Title at NEWITT

October 08, 2023

First years Suzanne Xu (Boyds, Md.) and Michelle Yeo (Singapore) won the "B" draw at the New England Women's Intercollegiate Tennis Tournament (NEWITT), hosted by Smith and Mount Holyoke, on Sunday morning.

Jennifer Fan '24 (Frank Poulin)
Wellesley Tennis Wins C, D Draws on Day Two of NEWITT

October 07, 2023

Sophomore Emilee Pak (Chicago, Ill.) and first year Veda Madhusudan (Short Hills, N.J.) won the "C" draw while senior Jennifer Fan (Vancouver, British Columbia) and first year Dalia Khera (Houston, Texas) won the "D" draw for Wellesley College tennis on Saturday at the New England Women's Intercollegiate Tennis Tournament (NEWITT) hosted by Smith and Mount Holyoke.

Jennifer Fan '24 (Frank Poulin)
Wellesley Tennis Advances in B, C, D Draws on Day One of NEWITT

October 06, 2023

Wellesley College tennis won five of its six team matches on Friday at the New England Women's Intercollegiate Tennis Tournament (NEWITT), hosted by Smith and Mount Holyoke.

Annissa Mu '24 (Frank Poulin)
Mu Advances to Round of 32 as Four Represent Blue Tennis at ITA Regionals

September 22, 2023

Senior Anissa Mu (Saratoga, Calif.) advanced to the round of 32 as Wellesley College tennis competed at the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) Regionals hosted by Wesleyan (CT) on Friday at the John Wood Memorial Tennis Courts.

Melinda Alviar '24 (Frank Poulin)
Blue Tennis Wraps Up Competition at Wellesley Invitational

September 17, 2023

Wellesley College tennis concluded play at the Wellesley Invitational on Sunday at The Amy Batchelor '88, Trustee, Tennis Courts.

Annissa Mu '24 (Frank Poulin)
Wellesley Tennis Wins 13 Matches on Day Two of Wellesley Invitational

September 16, 2023

Wellesley College tennis won 13 out of 16 matches as a team during day two of the Wellesley Invitational on Saturday at The Amy Batchelor '88, Trustee, Tennis Courts and Dorothy Towne Fieldhouse.

Wellesley opened The Amy Batchelor '88, Trustee, Tennis Courts prior to the start of the Wellesley Tennis Invitational on Friday evening (Zinuo Shi '27).
Wellesley Tennis Celebrates Opening of Amy Batchelor '88, Trustee, Tennis Courts

September 15, 2023

Bethany Ellis, Director of Athletics and Chair of the Department of Physical Education, Recreation and Athletics (PERA) at Wellesley College, Brian Kuscher, Head Tennis Coach and PERA Associate Professor of the Practice, and the Wellesley College tennis team celebrated the opening of the Amy Batchelor '88, Trustee, Tennis Courts prior to the start of the Wellesley Tennis Invitational on Friday evening.

Emilee Pak '26 (Frank Poulin)
Wellesley Tennis Sees Success on Day One of Wellesley Invitational

September 15, 2023

Wellesley College tennis completed day one of the Wellesley Invitational against Babson, Brandeis, and Trinity (Conn.) on Friday. Prior to the matches, there was a ribbon cutting ceremony for the newly resurfaced Amy Batchelor '88, Trustee, Tennis Courts.

Melinda Alviar '24 (Frank Poulin)
Blue Tennis Set to Host Wellesley Invitational this Weekend

September 14, 2023

Wellesley College tennis will host the season opening Wellesley Invitational this weekend, Friday-Sunday, September 15-17, 2023. Competition will take place at the Wellesley College Tennis Courts beginning Friday at 5:00 PM and will continue on Saturday and Sunday with matches beginning each day at 9:00 AM.

Annissa Mu '24 and the Blue will compete in three tournaments and host the Wellesley Invitational this fall (Frank Poulin)
Wellesley Tennis Releases 2023-24 Schedule

August 09, 2023

Wellesley College tennis and head coach Brian Kuscher have announced the team's 2023-24 schedule. The Blue will open the season by hosting the Wellesley Invitational, the first tennis tournament Wellesley has hosted on its outdoor tennis courts since 2017. The Blue are set to play in three tournaments in the fall and 13 matches in the spring, including four home matches.

Wellesley Tennis Ranks 16th Among NCAA Women’s Division III Recruiting Classes in Tennis Recruiting Network Top 25
Wellesley Tennis Ranks 16th Among NCAA Women’s Division III Recruiting Classes in Tennis Recruiting Network Top 25

July 06, 2023

The Wellesley College tennis team has the 16th-ranked recruiting class in NCAA Division III women's tennis, according to the Tennis Recruiting Network 2023 rankings of the Top 25 NCAA Women's Division III Recruiting Classes.