By Anders Jorstad – STAFF WRITER Women’s tennis faced tough competition this weekend during the Billie Jean NTC Invitational and many players struggled as a result. Louise Lopez played in the A Singles bracket and fell to Connecticut’s Emma Aldermann by a score of 3-6, 3-6. She then lost in the consolation match to Sanne Louwers […]
By Anders Jorstad – Staff writer The Hofstra men’s tennis team made a statement with its win over Rider University on Sunday. The Pride put together a dominant performance against the Broncs in their first dual match of the season, sweeping 7-0. In fact, the team didn’t even drop a set to their opponents, as […]
By Sean Williams – SPORTS EDITOR Men’s tennis held its own side of the Hofstra Invitational a week after the Pride women dominated on home turf. Seniors Ari Richman and Beau Wills narrowly won the Doubles A bracket against Saint Peter’s Carlos Carrera and Danil Ivanov 8-7 (2). Ricky Hendler had plenty of success in the […]
By Sean Williams – Sports Editor Hofstra women’s tennis dominated at home this weekend, winning the A Singles bracket, the B Singles bracket and the doubles championship. The Hofstra Invitational turned out to be quite the homecoming for the Pride, who could not be stopped against local opponents like Colgate University, Manhattan College and Saint […]
By Sean Williams – SPORTS EDITOR The Hofstra men’s tennis team showed promise on the courts this week. Freshman Niko Vulinovich and sophomore Ricky Hendler won the Flight B doubles championship at the Stony Brook Invitational, beating the New Jersey Institute of Technology by an easy 8-2 in the semifinals before going on to stop […]
It has been a less than impressive start for the Hofstra men’s and women’s tennis teams. After seven games, both teams are looking to redeem themselves over the next nine games of the schedule.