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Men’s tennis wins regular season finale

Scott Watkins Staff Writer The Troy men’s tennis team capped the regular season with a 6-1 win at home over the Tigers of West Alabama. Troy’s four seniors all participated in Senior Day, with three notching victories. The Trojans won five singles matches and then grabbed the doubles point with two match wins. Senior Hassan Ndayishimiye Read More

Troy tennis picks up pair of home wins

The Troy men’s tennis team bounced back from a 4-0 loss to South Alabama with wins over Columbus State and Alabama A&M at home. With the wins, the Trojans improved to 12-10 overall this season. Scott Watkins Staff Writer The Troy men’s tennis team fell at No. 44 South Alabama last Thursday before notching a pair Read More

Men’s tennis team wins big at home

Scott Watkins Staff Writer The Troy men’s tennis team returned to the comforts of home on Saturday and ended its three-game losing streak with wins over Georgia Southern and Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College. The Trojans started the day with a 4-0 win over Georgia Southern and followed that up with a 5-2 victory over ABAC. Against Read More

Tennis’ struggles continue

Michael Shipma Sports Editor The Troy men’s tennis team suffered a pair of losses over the weekend, falling 2-4 at Florida Atlantic and 1-6 at Miami (Florida). The Trojans’ loss at Miami was their fourth straight, with their last win coming against South Alabama on Jan. 15. In both contests, Troy (2-5) held its own in Read More

Trojans lose at NC State, UNCG

Michael Shipma Sports Editor After a strong showing in Tallahassee, the Troy men’s tennis team dropped its next two matchups, losing 2-5 at North Carolina State and 2-4 at North Carolina-Greensboro. The Trojans’ first match of the weekend and their first true road match came on Friday against The Wolfpack in Raleigh, N.C., where Troy got Read More

Men’s tennis starts spring season 2-1, defeats rival South Alabama

Michael Shipma Sports Editor The Troy men’s tennis team started its spring schedule with two wins and a loss in the Florida State Invitational in Tallahassee on Saturday. The Trojans started off with a narrow, 4-3 team win over Mercer before falling to fellow Sun Belt foe Georgia State 0-4. Troy finished off its weekend of Read More

Singles play highlights men’s tennis performance at UAB

Michael Shipma Sports Editor The Troy men’s tennis team had another successful singles showing on Sunday, as Pablo Moreno led his team with a singles draw victory. Moreno had to earn every win during his team’s run in the CCB Collegiate Invitational, as hosted by Samford University. Moreno defeated Eastern Kentucky’s Ramon Van Flymen 7-5, 7-5, Read More

Troy tennis rolls in singles competition

  Michael Shipma Sports Editor The Troy men’s tennis team cruised to multiple wins at the UNCC Fall Invitational on Sunday. The Trojans dominated in singles play and finished the weekend with a trio of Trojans winning their brackets. The Trojans also managed an upset of No. 3 Duke in doubles play, as Pablo Moreno and Read More

Troy’s ITA/USTA run cut short in Auburn

Scott Watkins Staff Writer The Troy men’s tennis team competed in the ITA/USTA Southern Regional competition in Auburn over the weekend, but only advanced to the second day of play in the four-day tournament. Troy opened its competition in singles play with Andy Laer’s first-round match against Auburn’s Richie Sivalls on Friday morning. Laer won the Read More

Men’s tennis wraps up play in Macon

Michael Shipma Sports Editor The Troy men’s tennis team wrapped up play at the Mercer Gridiron Classic on Sunday in Macon, Georgia. The three-day event was hosted by Mercer University and featured fellow Sun Belt team Georgia Southern. The Trojans were led in singles play by freshman Jaiqi Duan, who capped off his weekend with a Read More