Category: Women’s Tennis

Men’s and Women’s Tennis face tough losses

Men’s and Women’s Tennis face tough losses

Both the Men’s and Women’s Tennis teams were in action this past weekend. The men faced off against Ball State and Eastern Illinois, while the women faced Notre Dame and Michigan State. Men’s Tennis SPORTS: Raider Basketball defeats NKU The Men’s Tennis team lost both matches by a score of 3-4. In the Ball State...

Women’s tennis: New culture this season

Wright State is 3-4 so far this season under interim head coach Todd Tucker after the squad lost at West Virginia (9-1) on Feb. 20 and in a close match, 4-3. Freshman Karoline Haller defeated Ikttesh Chahal 6-2, 7-6. Sophomore Linsey Verstrepen defeated Yvon Martinez 6-0, 7-5. As a doubles team, Haller and Verstrepen won...

Raider Spotlight: Belgium native overcomes barriers to become captain

Before her recruitment, sophomore Linsey Verstrepen had never stepped for on WSU’s campus, but is now a leader for the Raiders’ tennis team. Verstrepen started the season off 5-0 in singles play before dropping a match last Sunday. She has a winning record in doubles despite having very little doubles experience before coming to America...

Women's Tennis: Raiders defeat Oakland, fall to Ohio State

The Raider women’s tennis team fell to Detroit on Saturday 4-1, before they defeated Detroit on Sunday 5-2. On Sunday night Wright State lost to Ohio State 7-0. With the Horizon League Tournament approaching, head coach Sean McCaffrey stressed that the match against Oakland was very important for the team. “There are four teams fighting...

Tennis: Raider men win three of four, fall to Xavier, women split weekend matches, prep for conference home matchups

It has been a season full of ups and downs thus far for the men and women’s tennis teams, but head coach Sean McCaffrey has both groups back on track after a solid weekend. The men’s squad (9-10, 3-1 HL) won three of their previous four matches, including two huge Horizon League victories over last...