Women's Tennis

Valpo Comes Up Short in First NCAA Appearance

Fifth-ranked Northwestern was too strong for Valparaiso on Friday afternoon as the Wildcats defeated the Crusaders 4-0 in Evanston, Ill. in the First Round of the NCAA Tournament.


Women's Tennis

Janssen Named Mid-Con Athlete of the Month for April

Valparaiso University women's tennis player Rachel Janssen (Fort Wayne, Ind./Dwenger H.S.) has been named the Mid-Continent Conference Athlete of the Month for April.


Women's Tennis

Match Time Set for Crusaders' Appearance in NCAA Tournament

Valparaiso will face Northwestern on Friday, May 13 at 2 p.m. in Evanston, Ill. in the First Round of the NCAA Tournament.


Women's Tennis

Valpo Set to Face Northwestern in NCAA First Round

Valparaiso University's women's tennis team will head to Evanston, Ill. on Friday, May 13 as the Crusaders will face Northwestern in the Brown and Gold's first NCAA Tournament appearance in school history.


Women's Tennis

NCAA Pairings Announcement Party To Be Held Wednesday At Buffalouies in Valpo

The Valpo Women's Tennis team will learn who and where they will play in the NCAA Tournament on Wednesday, May 4 at 3:30 p.m. at a pairings party at Buffalouies on North Calumet in Valparaiso. Players and coaches will be present and all Valpo fans are invited to attend.


Women's Tennis

Janssen Named Mid-Con Player of Week

Rachel Janssen (Fort Wayne, Ind./Dwenger H.S.) has been named the Mid-Continent Conference Player of the Week after leading the Crusaders to the Mid-Con Tournament title this past weekend.


Women's Tennis

Crusaders NCAA Tourney Bound After Downing Southern Utah in Mid-Con Title Match

Valparaiso University is set to make its first-ever appearance at the NCAA Women's Tennis Championships after the Crusaders defeated Southern Utah 4-1 on Saturday afternoon at Match Point Tennis and Fitness Club in Griffith, Ind. to win the Mid-Continent Conference Tournament Championship.


Women's Tennis

Crusaders Move Into Mid-Con Title Match after Blanking Oral Roberts

Valparaiso advanced to the Mid-Continent Conference Tournament championship match for the second straight season and third time in four years on Friday morning, defeating Oral Roberts 4-0 in the semifinals at Match Point Tennis and Fitness Club in Griffith, Ind.championship match against the winner of #2 seed IUPUI and #3 seed Southern Utah.


Women's Tennis

Mid-Con Tourney Moved Indoors This Weekend

The Mid-Continent Conference women's tennis championship will move indoors this weekend due to the forecasted cold temperatures and rain in the Valparaiso area on Friday and Saturday. Both of Friday's semifinals and Saturday's championship contest will be played at Match Point Tennis and Fitness Club in Griffith, Ind.


Women's Tennis

Crusaders Set to Host Mid-Con Tournament This Weekend at Brown Courts

Valparaiso enters this weekend's Mid-Continent Conference Women's Tennis Championship as the league's top seed and will host the event at Brown Courts on Friday and Saturday.


Women's Tennis

Chada Named Mid-Con Player of the Week After Perfect Weekend

Valparaiso University's Whitney Chada (Downers Grove, Ill./North H.S.) has been named the Mid-Continent Conference Player of the Week after helping to lead the Crusaders to a perfect weekend and the Mid-Con regular season title.


Women's Tennis

Tuesday's Valpo-Detroit Tennis Match Postponed

Tuesday afternoon's schedule women's tennis match between Valparaiso and Detroit has been postponed due to predicted rain in the Valparaiso, Ind. area.


Women's Tennis

Back to Back: Crusaders Win Second Straight Mid-Con Regular Season Title

Valparaiso University won its second straight Mid-Continent Conference regular season title and finished conference play with a perfect 8-0 mark for the second straight year on Sunday morning as the Crusaders defeated Centenary 6-1 at Chesterton High School.


Women's Tennis

Valpo Clinches at Least a Share of Mid-Con Title

Valparaiso ran its winning streak to nine straight matches on Saturday and clinched at least a share of the Mid-Continent Conference title after shutting out Oral Roberts 7-0 and defeating Western Illinois 6-1 at Chesterton High School.


Women's Tennis

Valpo Continues to Sweep Through Mid-Con

Valparaiso University continued its winning ways on Friday afternoon as the Crusaders swept Oakland 7-0 at Chesterton High School for the Brown and Gold's seventh consecutive victory.


Women's Tennis

Crusaders Win Sixth Straight

Valparaiso recorded its sixth straight victory on Tuesday afternoon as the Crusaders posted a 5-2 win over Indiana Wesleyan in Marion, Ind.


Women's Tennis

Crusaders Defeat IUPUI, Remain Perfect in Mid-Con

Valparaiso remained perfect in the Mid-Continent Conference and won its fifth straight match overall on Saturday afternoon as the Crusaders defeated IUPUI 5-2 in Indianapolis, Ind.


Women's Tennis

Crusaders Continue to Sweep Through Mid-Con

Valparaiso continued its strong showing at the Mid-Continent Conference cluster in Indianapolis, Ind. on Friday as the Crusaders recorded 7-0 sweeps of both Chicago State and Southern Utah.


Women's Tennis

Crusaders Open Mid-Con Play with Sweep of UMKC

Valparaiso opened up Mid-Continent Conference action on Thursday afternoon with a convincing 7-0 sweep over UMKC in Indianapolis, Ind.


Women's Tennis

Crusaders Even Mark Heading Into Conference Play

Valparaiso squared its record heading into Mid-Continent Conference play with a convincing 6-1 victory over IPFW on Tuesday evening in Fort Wayne, Ind.


Women's Tennis

Scala Posts Valpo's Lone Win at Illinois State

Christina Scala (Glenview, Ill./Glenbrook South H.S.) posted a singles victory, but that would be the only point Valparaiso would record as the Crusaders fell to Illinois State 6-1 on Saturday in Bloomington, Ill.


Women's Tennis

Crusaders Snap Three-Match Skid, Down Toledo 5-2

Valparaiso ended its three-match losing streak on Friday afternoon as the Crusaders defeated Toledo 5-2 in Toledo, Ohio.


Women's Tennis

Valpo Drops Close Match at Embry-Riddle

Valparaiso dropped its final match of its spring trip on Wednesday afternoon falling 5-4 to Embry-Riddle in Daytona Beach, Fla.


Women's Tennis

Crusaders Drop Second Straight on Spring Trip

Valparaiso dropped its second straight match during its spring trip on Monday morning as the Crusaders fell 7-0 to Davidson in DeLand, Fla.


Women's Tennis

Valpo Drops First Match of the Year at Stetson

Valparaiso fell for the first time during the 2005 spring season Saturday afternoon, dropping a 5-2 decision to Stetson in DeLand, Fla.


Women's Tennis

Valpo Records 4-3 Win at Evansville

Valparaiso's women's tennis team improved to 2-0 on the season with a 4-3 victory against Evansville on the road Saturday evening.


Women's Tennis

Janssen Named Mid-Con Tennis Player of the Week

Valparaiso University's Rachel Janssen (Fort Wayne, Ind./Dwenger H.S.) has been named the Mid-Continent Conference Athlete of the Week after leading the Crusaders to a season-opening victory over Bradley last Saturday.


Women's Tennis

Valpo Opens Spring Season with Win at Bradley

Valparaiso opened its 2005 spring season with a 6-1 victory over Bradley on Saturday afternoon in Peoria, Ill.


Women's Tennis

Defending Champs Picked Second in 2005

Valparaiso University's women's tennis team, the defending Mid-Continent Conference regular season champion, has been picked to finish second in the Mid-Continent Conference for the 2005 season according to the preseason poll as selected by the league's head coaches.


Women's Tennis

Crusaders Release 2005 Women's Tennis Schedule

Valparaiso University women's tennis coach Tim Maluga has announced his 2005 spring tennis schedule.


Women's Tennis

Chada Second Straight Crusader Named Athlete of the Week

Valparaiso University's Whitney Chada (Downers Grove, Ill./Downers Grove North H.S.) has been named the Mid-Continent Conference Women's Tennis Athlete of the Week after winning three matches last weekend.


Women's Tennis

Valpo Splits to End Fall Season

Valparaiso split a pair of matches on Saturday as the Crusaders fall season came to a close in Green Bay, Wis. The Brown and Gold defeated Chicago State 4-2 but fell to Wisconsin-Green Bay by the same score.


Women's Tennis

Danko Named Women's Tennis Athlete of the Week

Valparaiso University's Monika Danko (Northfield, Ill./New Trier H.S.) has been named the Mid-Continent Conference Athlete of the Week after registering a pair of victories against Olivet Nazarene last week.


Women's Tennis

Valpo Downs Olivet Nazarene Thursday Afternoon

Valparaiso posted its first dual-match victory of the fall season on Thursday afternoon, defeating Olivet Nazarene 7-2 in Bourbonnais, Ill.


Women's Tennis

Scala Wins at Evansville; Crusaders in Three other Finals

Christina Scala (Glenview, Ill./Glenbrook South H.S.) won the fourth flight of singles while Kate Evangelist (Glen Ellyn, Ill./Glenbard West H.S.) advanced to the finals in the fifth flight at the Evansville Invitational held this weekend in Evansville, Ind.


Women's Tennis

Valpo Women Release Fall Tennis Schedule

Valparaiso University women's tennis coach Tim Maluga has announced his 2004 fall schedule.