Women’s Tennis Falls at Illinois State on Saturday

The Valparaiso University women’s tennis team battled the elements, an injury and the opposition on Saturday at Gregory Street Tennis Courts in Normal, Ill. The host Redbirds picked up a 7-0 victory in Valpo’s first outdoor match of the season.


Modesto Wins in Singles, Doubles on Wednesday

The middle of the Valparaiso University women’s tennis lineup was in the limelight on Wednesday, as Meg Modesto (Chesterton, Ind. / Chesterton) and Dao Sysouvanh (Sun Prairie, Wis. / Sun Prairie) garnered victories over Chicago State at third and fourth singles, respectively. However, the host Cougars came away with a 5-2 win at H-F Racquet and Fitness Club in Homewood, Ill.


Schoolcraft Signs to Join Women’s Tennis Program

Valparaiso University women’s tennis coach Tammy Cecchini has announced that Isabella Schoolcraft has signed to join the program as a freshman for the 2018-2019 season.


Kopfer Shines in Women’s Tennis Defeat to Saint Louis

Valparaiso University women’s tennis sophomore Jordan Kopfer (Eagan, Minn. / Eastview) was victorious in both singles and doubles on Sunday morning, serving as a bright spot in a 6-1 loss to host Saint Louis at Kings Point in Belleville, Ill. The Crusaders were hindered by an injury to their No. 2 singles player.


Vujanic, Doubles Teams Prevail at Missouri State

The Valparaiso University women’s tennis team lost Saturday’s match at Missouri State 5-2, but the two team points came in dramatic fashion as the Crusaders won a thrilling match at No. 2 singles and battled their way to the doubles point with a pair of climactic wins. Jelena Vujanic (Elk Grove Village, Ill. / Elk Grove) enjoyed the lone Valpo singles triumph of the afternoon at Cooper Tennis Complex in Springfield, Mo.


Women’s Tennis Edged by UNI on Sunday

The Valparaiso University women’s tennis team won on three singles courts and one doubles court on Sunday at Match Point Tennis Club in Griffith, but visiting UNI captured a dramatic 4-3 victory by virtue of a three-set win at No. 6 singles that dictated the outcome of the match.


Women’s Tennis Plays First Missouri Valley Conference Match

The Valparaiso University women’s tennis team started its first season in the Missouri Valley Conference with a tall task, hosting Drake on Saturday at Match Point Tennis Club in Griffith. The Crusaders dropped the MVC opener 7-0 with the No. 3 doubles duo notching Valpo’s lone victory of the day.


Vujanic Continues to Ascend Single-Season Top 10 on Wednesday

Valparaiso University women’s tennis freshman Jelena Vujanic (Elk Grove Village, Ill. / Elk Grove) secured Valpo’s lone singles victory in a 6-1 loss to UIC on Wednesday at XS Tennis in Chicago. Vujanic rolled to a comfortable win to continue her impressive rookie campaign.


Czerwonka, Vujanic Win MVC Doubles Team of the Week

The weekly awards continued to pour in for the Valparaiso University women’s tennis team on Tuesday.