Czerwonka Victorious at No. 1 Singles on Saturday

The Valparaiso University women’s tennis team suffered a 6-1 setback to instate foe Ball State on Saturday in Muncie. Claire Czerwonka (Kenosha, Wis. / Saint Joseph Catholic Academy) continued her strong freshman season by accounting for Valpo’s team point with a win at No. 1 singles.


Women’s Tennis Drops Sunday Match to No. 10 Indianapolis

The Valparaiso University women’s tennis team rounded out a weekend of back-to-back matches in the state capital on Sunday afternoon, falling 6-3 at the University of Indianapolis. The Greyhounds are ranked 10th nationally and first regionally in Division II. After the defeat, Valpo stands at 3-3 through six matches.


Vujanic, Sysouvanh Victorious in Match at Butler

The Valparaiso University women’s tennis team continued to show signs of progress on Saturday afternoon at the Butler Bubble in Indianapolis. The Bulldogs prevailed 5-2, but the Crusaders had their most success against Butler in recent memory, winning two singles matches and forcing a third set in two others.


Women’s Tennis Bests Hope College, Improves to 3-1

The Valparaiso University women’s tennis team continued its strong start to the 2017-18 season by boosting its dual match record to 3-1 with a 6-3 victory over Hope College on Saturday afternoon in Holland, Mich. With the victory, the Crusaders have already surpassed their season win total from each of the last two years.


Women’s Tennis Falls to In-State Big Ten Opponent

After starting the season with a 2-0 record in dual play, the Valparaiso University women’s tennis team suffered its first setback on Friday night against Big Ten foe Purdue. The Crusaders dropped the match 7-0 at the hands of the Boilermakers.


Women’s Tennis Sweeps Valley’s Weekly Awards

In its first season as a member of the Missouri Valley Conference, the Valparaiso University women’s tennis team has made a memorable entrance by sweeping the conference’s first weekly awards of the season.


Women’s Tennis Starts Spring in Style, Beats In-State Foe IUPUI

After a strong fall season, the Valparaiso University women’s tennis team has started the spring campaign on a high note, going on the road to top in-state foe IUPUI in convincing fashion on Saturday in Indianapolis. After downing the Jaguars 7-0, the Crusaders now own an unblemished 2-0 record as they also prevailed in their lone dual match of the fall.


Women’s Tennis Season Preview


After taking an impressive leap forward during the fall season, the Valparaiso University women’s tennis team is poised to continue its forward trajectory this spring.


Paradise Signs NLI to Join Valpo Women’s Tennis


The Valparaiso University women’s tennis team enjoyed its most successful fall season on record, and the good news just keeps coming for a program on the rise. The Crusaders have added another quality player to the fold, as 2018-19 freshman Olivia Paradise inked her National Letter of Intent on Wednesday.


Sysouvanh, Czerwonka Prevail in Doubles on Final Day of MVC Individual Championship


The Valparaiso University women’s tennis team’s progress from a year ago was on display throughout the fall season, and this weekend’s Missouri Valley Conference Individual Championship in Normal, Ill. provided the perfect culmination to the fall campaign. A strong showing concluded with Valpo’s No. 2 doubles team picking up a win in the fifth-place match on Monday, the event’s final day.


Vujanic Stays Unbeaten, Earns Spot in MVC Individual Final


It’s a weekend where “firsts” are prevalent for the Valparaiso University women’s tennis team. The first-year members of the Missouri Valley Conference are competing in their first-ever conference individual championship and it’s a first-year player – freshman Jelena Vujanic – who has shined the brightest.


Vujanic Wins on First Day of MVC Individual Championships


The Valparaiso University women’s tennis team started the first Missouri Valley Conference Championships of the season on Saturday, beginning the MVC Individual Championships in Normal, Ill. Jelena Vujanic highlighted the day for the Crusaders, picking up a singles victory.


Comeback Crusaders: Three Players Climb Out of Early Holes for Wins over Chicago State


A trio of Valparaiso University women’s tennis players rebounded after dropping Set 1 on Saturday at Flames Outdoor Tennis Courts in Chicago, coming away with victories in their respective singles matches. Freshman Claire Czerwonka, junior Meg Modesto and sophomore Jordan Kopfer all captured dramatic triumphs to pave the way for a successful day. Czerwonka was named the individual singles champion of the event.


Czerwonka Sustains Successful Start to Crusader Career


The Valparaiso University women’s tennis team returned to action on Friday, participating in the first day of the two-day UIC Invitational held the Flames Outdoor Tennis Courts in Chicago, Ill. The highlight of the day for Valpo was the performance of freshman Claire Czerwonka, who picked up a victory at No. 1 singles against UIC.


Crusaders Continue Season’s Strong Start


After opening the fall season by cruising to a home win over Grace on Thursday afternoon, the Valparaiso University women’s tennis team turned in another quality performance at this weekend’s DePauw Invitational in Greencastle, Ind. The Crusaders enjoyed a successful Saturday that saw five individuals and two doubles teams qualify for Sunday’s finals.


Women’s Tennis Picks Up Season-Opening Win


The Valparaiso University women’s tennis team ushered in a new season in style on Thursday, downing Grace College 6-1 at the Valpo Tennis Complex. The Crusaders (1-0) looked crisp on a pleasant fall afternoon with a slew of players debuting at new positions in the lineup. A pair of freshmen found success in their first collegiate matches, highlighting an all-around strong showing by the team.


Women’s Tennis Team Unveils 2017-18 Schedule


The Valparaiso University women’s tennis team has announced its schedule for the 2017-18 campaign, its first season of play in the Missouri Valley Conference.


Valpo In The Valley: Women's Swimming/Women's Tennis


Continuing the #ValpoInTheValley series, which will take a look at each of the Missouri Valley Conference’s 17 sports, are women’s tennis and women’s swimming. Learn about the landscape of The Valley in the pair of sports and hear from swimming head coach Howard Hunte as he talks about what his program is looking forward to entering the first season of MVC competition and who will lead the way for the Crusaders in 2017-18.