Valparaiso’s women’s tennis team closed the 2008 season on Saturday morning dropping a 4-0 decision to Youngstown State in the consolation draw of the Horizon League Championships in Indianapolis, Ind.
Valparaiso University’s women’s tennis team will take on fourth-seeded Cleveland State at 12 p.m. CDT on Friday afternoon in the opening round of the Horizon League Tennis Championships held at North Central High School in Indianapolis, Ind.
Molly Keifer (Richmond, Ind./Richmond H.S.) picked up her team-leading fifth singles victory on Wednesday afternoon, but it was not enough for the Crusaders as Valparaiso dropped a 6-1 decision to IPFW at the Valparaiso University Tennis Complex.
Valparaiso came up just short in its bid for the Crusaders’ first Horizon League victory of the season on Sunday as the Brown and Gold dropped a 4-3 decision to the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay in Green Bay, Wis.
Valparaiso made its debut in the Horizon League on Friday afternoon, but dropped a 7-0 decision to Butler at Matchpoint Tennis Club in Griffith, Ind. The contest was originally slated to be played outdoors, but the cold and damp weather forced the match indoors.
Due to forecasted cold temperatures, the Valparaiso-IPFW women’s tennis match slated for Tuesday afternoon has been postponed The two schools have rescheduled the contest for next Wednesday, April 9 at 2 p.m. at the Valparaiso University Tennis Complex.
Christine Antrobus (Fort Wayne, Ind./Homestead H.S.) won the decisive match in three sets on Saturday afternoon as Valparaiso won its home opener 4-3 against Oakland at the Valparaiso University Tennis Complex.
Valparaiso cruised to its first victory of the season on Wednesday afternoon, shutting out Adelphi 9-0 in Orlando, Fla. as part of the Crusaders’ spring trip. The nine-point scoring system was in affect for the match.
Kim Sajevic (Woodbury, Minn./Woodbury H.S.) won for the second straight day and Molly Keifer (Richmond, Ind./Richmond H.S.) also posted a singles victory but Bradley spoiled Valparaiso’s home opener defeating the Crusaders 5-2 at Matchpoint on Saturday evening.
Kim Sajevic (Woodbury, Minn./Woodbury H.S.) posted her first victory of the spring on Friday afternoon but it was not enough for the Crusaders as Valparaiso dropped a 6-1 decision to Ball State in Muncie, Ind.
Despite Christine Antrobus’ (Fort Wayne, Ind./Homestead H.S.) first collegiate victory, the Valparaiso Crusaders dropped their season opener on Sunday morning 6-1 to Eastern Illinois in Champaign, Ill.
As the 2008 women’s tennis season opens for Valparaiso University, first year head coach Jay Adams, looks to lead the Crusaders into their first season of Horizon League competition. Valpo will face new competition this season with the move from the Mid-Continent Conference, and will be looking to build upon success from the final years in the old league.
Valparaiso University women’s tennis head coach Jay Adams has announced his 2008 spring schedule of 18 matches, seven of which will be at home, including five at the Valparaiso University Tennis Complex.
A young Valparaiso University women’s tennis team will open the 2007 fall season under new head coach Jay Adams, who returns to his alma mater looking to help lead the Crusaders into the thick of Horizon League competition.