Weaver Named Assistant Men's & Women's Tennis CoachApril Weaver, one of the most decorated student-athletes in the history of the Washington College women's tennis program, was recently hired as an assistant men's and women's tennis coach at her alma mater.
Jeremy Novick - Shoreman of the WeekSenior tennis player Jeremy Novick is this week's Shoreman of the Week. Novick went a combined 6-1 in singles and doubles at the ITA Southeast Regional Championships over the weekend.
Sandler Named to All-Centennial Conference Second TeamWashington College freshman men’s tennis player Jake Sandler has been named to the All-Centennial Conference second team for singles in a vote conducted by the conference’s head coaches. Classmate and teammate Garrett Boleslav is the Shoremen’s representative on the conference’s All-Sportsmanship Team.
#26 Blue Jays Best Shoremen, 9-0Host Johns Hopkins, ranked 26th in Division III and sixth in the Atlantic South region, blanked visiting Washington College (ranked 20th in the region), 9-0, in a Centennial Conference men’s tennis match today in Baltimore.
#22 Garnet Ground Shoremen, 9-0Visiting Swarthmore College, ranked 22nd in Division III and third in the Atlantic South region, topped host Washington College, the region’s 15th-ranked team, 9-0, in a Centennial Conference match today at Schottland Tennis Center. The Garnet improved to 13-5 overall and 8-0 in conference matches with the win, while the Shoremen fell to 5-12 and 3-5 with the loss.
Shoremen Turn Away Bullets, 7-2Home-standing Washington College, ranked 15th in the Atlantic South region, posted a 7-2 Centennial Conference men’s tennis win over visiting Gettysburg this afternoon. The Shoremen improved to 5-11 overall and 3-4 in conference matches with the win, while the Bullets dropped to 6-10 and 1-7.
Shoremen Notch 8-1 Win at MuhlenbergVisiting Washington College swept doubles and won five of six singles matches en route to an 8-1 Centennial Conference men’s tennis victory over host Muhlenberg College this afternoon in Allentown, Pa. The Shoremen, ranked 15th in the Atlantic South region, improved to 4-11 overall and 2-4 in conference play with the win, while the Mules fell to 3-7 and 1-5 with the loss.
Red Devils Double Up Shoremen, 6-3Host Dickinson College swept doubles en route to a 6-3 Centennial Conference men’s tennis victory over visiting Washington College today in Carlisle, Pa. The Red Devils improved to 5-6 overall and 4-2 in conference matches with the win, while the Shoremen, ranked 15th in the Atlantic South region, dropped to 3-11 and 1-4.
Bears Narrowly Defeat Shoremen, 5-4Host Ursinus College topped visiting Washington College, the Atlantic South region’s 15th-ranked team, by a razor-thin 5-4 margin in a Centennial Conference men’s tennis match this afternoon in Collegeville, Pa. Two of the the three doubles matches went to a tie-breaker, while four of the six singles matches went three sets.
Men's Tennis at Ursinus Moved to ThursdayThe men's tennis match between host Ursinus and visiting Washington College scheduled for tomorrow has been postponed until Thursday at 4:00 p.m. due to rain in the forecast.
Shoremen Drop Sea Gulls, 5-4The Washington College men’s tennis team knocked off a regionally-ranked opponent for the first time this season as the Shoremen defeated host Salisbury, 5-4, in a non-conference match this afternoon. The Shoremen improved to 3-9 this season with the win, while the Sea Gulls dropped to 10-8 with the loss.
Weekend Weather Impacting Athletics ScheduleForecasts for wind, snow, and rain this weekend across the Mid-Atlantic region is taking its toll on the Washington College Athletics varsity schedule. Check back here for changes as they are announced.
Fords Top Shoremen, 6-3Visiting Haverford College, ranked 17th in the Atlantic South region, ran its record to 9-1 overall and 3-0 in conference play with a 6-3 win over host Washington College this afternoon at Schottland Tennis Center.
#26 Diplomats Use Depth to Earn 6-3 Win Over ShoremenVisiting Franklin & Marshall, ranked 26th in Division III and eighth in the Atlantic South region, got strong performances from the lower part of its line-up en route to a 6-3 Centennial Conference men’s tennis victory over host Washington College tonight inside the Johnson Fitness Center.
#7 Tartans Shut Out Shoremen, 9-0Host Carnegie Mellon, ranked seventh in Division III and second in the Atlantic South region, improved to 10-5 this season with a 9-0 win over visiting Washington College (2-7) in a non-conference men’s tennis match this afternoon.
Shoremen Breeze Past Green Terror, 9-0Visiting Washington College cruised to a 9-0 victory over host McDaniel College in the Centennial Conference men’s tennis opener for both schools this afternoon in Westminster, Md. The Shoremen, who improved to 2-6 overall, did not drop a single game in the bottom half of the singles line-up or in the bottom two doubles spots. McDaniel fell to 0-3 with the loss.
Engineers Blank Shoremen, 9-0RPI, the 12th-ranked team in the Northeast Region, defeated Washington College, 9-0, in a non-conference men’s tennis match today in La Habra, Calif. The Engineers improved to 3-6 with the win, while the loss dropped the Shoremen to 1-6.
Biola Turns Away Shoremen, 7-2Host Biola University, an NAIA institution, defeated visiting Washington College, from NCAA’s Division III, 7-2, in a men’s tennis match today in La Mirada, Calif.
#8 Amherst Blanks Shoremen, 9-0The Amherst College men’s tennis team, ranked eighth in Division III and second in the Northeast region, opened its dual-meet schedule with a 9-0 non-conference win over Washington College in a match played today in Claremont, Calif. The Shoremen dropped to 1-4 with the loss.
Shoremen Pick Up First Win with 8-1 Victory at St. Mary'sVisiting Washington College picked up its first win of the season, defeating host St. Mary’s College, 8-1, in a non-conference men’s tennis match this afternoon. The Shoremen improved to 1-3 with the win, while the Seahawks fell to 1-3 with the loss.
#25 Ducks Fend Off Shoremen for 6-3 WinStevens Institute, ranked 25th in Division III and 10th in the Northeast region, swept doubles en route to a 6-3 men’s tennis win over Washington College in a match played this morning at the University of Mary Washington. The Shoremen are now 0-3 this season, with all three losses coming against nationally-ranked teams. The Ducks improved to 2-2 this season with the victory.
Shoremen Open with Two Losses Against Nationally-Ranked FoesThe Washington College men’s tennis team opened its dual-meet schedule today with a pair of losses to nationally-ranked opponents at the University of Mary Washington. The Shoremen opened the day with a 9-0 loss to host Mary Washington, the 16th-ranked team in Division III. They then fell to North Carolina Wesleyan, the nation’s 22nd-ranked team, by a score of 8-1.
Men's Tennis Season PreviewAfter narrowly missing out on a spot in the five-team Centennial Conference Tournament last year, the Washington College men’s tennis team welcomes four freshmen to this year’s senior-less squad as the Shoremen are poised to return to postseason play.
Washington College Hall of Famer Jean Harshaw Lesko '37 Passes AwayJean Harshaw Lesko '37, who was the second woman ever to be inducted into Washington College's Hall of Fame, passed away yesterday at the age of 98. Lesko had the singular distinction of playing on the men's tennis team long before women's varsity athletics were introduced at the College.
Garrett Boleslav - Shoreman of the WeekFreshman tennis player Garrett Boleslav is this week's Shoreman of the Week. Boleslav reached the final of B1 Draw singles at the ITA Southeast Regional Championships this weekend.
Rajes Named to All-Centennial Second TeamWashington College senior men’s tennis player Vishnu Rajes has been named to the All-Centennial Conference second team for singles. Fellow senior Ryan Holtschneider was named to both the Centennial Conference Academic Honor Roll and the Centennial Conference All-Sportsmanship Team.
#27 Garnet Shut Out Shoremen, 9-0Host Swarthmore College, ranked 27th in Division III and sixth in the Atlantic South region, defeated visiting Washington College, 9-0, in a Centennial Conference men’s tennis match this afternoon. The Garnet improved to 11-5 overall and 7-1 in conference play with the win, while the Shoremen slipped to 10-5 and 4-4 with the loss.
Zachary Novick - Shoreman of the WeekSophomore tennis player Zachary Novick is this week's Shoreman of the Week. Novick went 2-0 in both singles and doubles in a 2-0 week for the Shoremen.
Shoremen Deflect Bullets, 7-2Visiting Washington College won two of the three doubles matches and five of the six singles matches en route to a 7-2 Centennial Conference men’s tennis win over host Gettysburg this afternoon. The Shoremen improved to 10-4 overall and 4-3 in conference play with the win, while the Bullets dropped to 3-8 and 0-7 with the loss.