Crusader Season Ends with Horizon League Tournament Loss to Wright State
The Valparaiso University women's tennis team's 2009 season came to an end on Saturday morning with a hard-fought 4-2 loss to Wright State in the consolation draw of the Horizon League Championships held in Indianapolis, Ind.
Valpo Women Fall to Cleveland State in Horizon League Championships
Valparaiso opened play on a windy Friday morning in the Horizon League Tennis Championships dropping a 4-0 decision to fourth-seeded Cleveland State in the first round of play in Indianapolis, Ind.
Valpo Women to Face Cleveland State in Horizon League Championships
Valparaiso will take on Cleveland State on Friday morning at 9 a.m. CDT in Indianapolis, Ind. in the opening round of the Horizon League Tennis Championships held at North Central High School.
Crusader Women Close Home Season Falling to Detroit
Detroit spoiled Senior Day for Valparaiso's women's tennis team on Sunday afternoon at Matchpoint Tennis Club, handing the Crusaders a 7-0 defeat to wrap up the regular season for both schools.
Valpo-Detroit Match Moved Indoors
Sunday's Valparaiso-Detroit women's tennis match has been moved indoors to Matchpoint Tennis Club in Griffith, Ind. due to the rain. The regular season finale for both schools will still begin at noon.
Valpo Falls at UIC in Road Finale
Valparaiso ended the road portion of the 2009 regular season on Friday afternoon dropping a 7-0 match to UIC at Flames Courts in Chicago, Ill.
Valpo Women Lose Non-Conference Finale at IPFW
Lindsey Gustafson (Naperville, Ill./Benet Academy) won her third straight singles match and moved to .500 on the season, but Valparaiso could not overcome a strong IPFW team on Wednesday afternoon, dropping its final non-conference match of the season 6-1 in Fort Wayne, Ind.
Crusaders Lose Heartbreaker to Green Bay
Valparaiso rallied from a 3-1 deficit to tie the match on Friday afternoon, but Green Bay won the deciding point to defeat the Crusaders 4-3 at the Courts of Northwest Indiana.
Wayne State Downs Valpo 7-0
For the third time in the last four matches Valparaiso played at home on Wednesday afternoon, but the Crusaders were unable to defeat Wayne State, falling 7-0 at the Valpo Tennis Complex.
Crusaders Win at Bottom of Lineup but Fall to Wright State
Despite victories at both fifth and sixth singles, as well as third doubles, Valparaiso lost a 5-2 decision to Wright State on Saturday afternoon in Horizon League action at Five Seasons Tennis Center in Dayton, Ohio.
Strong Doubles Play Not Enough as Valpo Falls to Milwaukee
Hosting Milwaukee indoors at Matchpoint Tennis Club in Griffith, Ind. on Friday afternoon, Valparaiso dropped a 6-1 decision to the Panthers in Horizon League action.
Valpo-Milwaukee Tennis Moved Indoors on Friday
Valparaiso's scheduled women's tennis match against Milwaukee slated for Friday afternoon has been moved indoors to Matchpoint Tennis Club in Griffith, Ind. due to threatening inclement weather in the Northwest Indiana area. The match is still slated to begin around 4 p.m.
Valpo Falls to Indiana Wesleyan on Blustery Day
Valparaiso opened the outdoor portion of the home schedule on an extremely windy Wednesday afternoon at the Valpo Tennis Complex, dropping a 6-1 match to Indiana Wesleyan.
Crusader Women Fall at Cleveland State
Valparaiso wrapped up its eight-match road trip on Tuesday afternoon, dropping a 7-0 Horizon League match to Cleveland State in at River Oaks Racquet Club in Cleveland, Ohio.
Youngstown State Top Valpo on the Courts Sunday Morning
Valparaiso returned to Horizon League action on Sunday morning, but dropped a 7-0 match to Youngstown State at the Boardman Tennis Center in Boardman, Ohio.
Valpo Downed by Butler in Horizon League Opener
Valparaiso opened Horizon League action on Sunday afternoon in Indianapolis, Ind., but was defeated by Butler 6-1 at the Butler Bubble.
Adams Steps Down From Valpo Tennis Program, Traci Young to Take Over
Valparaiso University director of athletics Mark LaBarbera has announced that Jay Adams has stepped down as head coach of the Crusader women's tennis team and Traci Young has been named the team's new head coach.
Valpo Closes Trip with Loss at Bethune-Cookman
Valparaiso played the fourth and final match of its 2009 spring trip to Florida on Friday afternoon, and fell on the road 7-0 to Bethune-Cookman in Daytona Beach, Fla.
Connecticut Defeats Valpo 7-0 Thursday Afternoon
Valparaiso continued play on its annual spring trip to Orlando, Fla. on Thursday afternoon, dropping a 7-0 decision to Connecticut.
Crusaders Battle But Come Up Short Against Shorter
Despite wins at both third doubles and sixth singles, Valparaiso was defeated by Shorter College 6-1 on Wednesday afternoon in Orlando, Fla. Shorter entered the match 13th nationally in the NAIA rakings.
Creighton Defeats Valpo in Spring Trip Opener
Valparaiso opened its 2009 spring trip in Orlando, Fla. on Sunday morning, dropping a 7-0 match to Creighton.
Nationally Ranked Western Michigan Too Strong for Valpo
Playing a nationally ranked team for the first time since the 2006 NCAA Tournament, Valparaiso was unable to stay with 61st-ranked Western Michigan on Sunday evening, falling 7-0 to the Broncos in Kalamazoo, Mich.
Keifer Posts Valpo's Lone Win as Crusaders Fall to Oakland
Molly Keifer (Richmond, Ind./Richmond H.S.) posted a victory at number one singles, but that would be the only point Valparaiso would get on Sunday afternoon as the Crusaders fell to Oakland 6-1 at Matchpoint Tennis Club in Griffith.
Crusader Women Earn First Victory Downing IUPUI
Valparaiso opened the home portion of the 2009 season on Friday afternoon at Matchpoint Tennis club in triumphant fashion, defeating IUPUI 5-2 for the Crusaders' first victory of the season.
Ball State Defeats Valpo Women on Tuesday Afternoon
Valparaiso's women's tennis team wrapped up its season-opening three-match road trip on Tuesday afternoon, dropping a 7-0 contest to Ball State at the YMCA Tennis Center in Muncie, Ind.
Bradley Sweeps Valpo Women on Sunday
Valparaiso continued its season-opening three-match road trip on Sunday morning, dropping a 7-0 contest against Bradley at the Clubs at River City in Peoria, Ill.
Valpo Women Fall 5-2 in Season Opener at Edwardsville
Despite getting a pair of singles victories on Saturday afternoon, the Valparaiso University women's tennis team suffered a 5-2 loss to Southern Illinois-Edwardsville in the season opener held at the YMCA Meyer Center in Edwardsville, Ill.
Crusader Women Take to the Courts Beginning This Saturday
As Valparaiso University's women's tennis team takes to the court for the 2009 season, head coach Jay Adams returns the nucleus of his team from one year ago. Eight returnees are set to join a pair of freshman for the second year head coach as the Brown and Gold set to embark on a new campaign that features 20 dual matches leading up to the conference championships.
Valpo Women Conclude Fall Season
Valparaiso's women's tennis team wrapped up its play for the fall on Sunday afternoon on day two of the IPFW Mastodon Invitational held in Fort Wayne, Ind.
Valpo Competes at Mastodon Invitational on Saturday
Valparaiso took to the courts Saturday for the opening day of play in the IPFW Mastodon Invitational held in Fort Wayne, Ind.
Women's Tennis Tops Saint Joseph's For First Fall Win
Valparaiso earned its first victory on the fall season Tuesday afternoon at the Valpo Tennis Complex, defeating Saint Joseph's (Ind.) 6-1.
Women's Tennis Tournament Cancelled This Weekend
The Valparaiso University women's tennis team will not be competing this weekend as the scheduled Hinds-Kellogg Classic hosted by Western Illinois slated to be played in Macomb, Ill. has been cancelled due to inclement weather.
Valpo Falls at Oakland 6-1
Kim Sajevic (Woodbury, Minn./Woodbury H.S.) won her first match of the fall season for Valparaiso at number one singles but it was not enough as the Crusaders dropped a 6-1 decision to Oakland on Sunday morning in Rochester, Mich.
Valpo Women Drop Close Fall Opener
Valparaiso opened the fall portion of the 2008-2009 women’s tennis season on Saturday afternoon, dropping a tight 5-4 decision to Wayne State in Detroit, Mich.
Valpo Women Set for Fall Tennis Season
As Valparaiso University’s women’s tennis team takes to the court for the 2008 fall season, head coach Jay Adams returns the nucleus of his team from one year ago. Eight returnees are set to join a pair of freshman for the second year head coach as the Brown and Gold set to embark on a fall campaign that features three dual matches as well as a pair of tournaments.
Sajevic Named to Academic All-Horizon League Team
Valparaiso University's Kim Sajevic (Woodbury, Minn./Woodbury H.S) has been named to the Horizon League's Academic All-Conference Team in women's tennis.