A pair of Valparaiso University women’s tennis doubles tandems were represented in the ITA Midwest Regional on Friday at Michigan State University in East Lansing, Mich. Both Valpo squads incurred opening-round setbacks in the main doubles draw, drawing the curtain on a solid fall season to begin Bob Modesto’s head coaching tenure.
A win by freshman Amanda Tabanera (Valencia, Calif. / Valencia) highlighted the first day of action for the Valparaiso University women’s tennis team at the ITA Midwest Regional, hosted by Michigan State University in East Lansing. Tabanera was one of four Valpo players selected to compete in the event’s qualifying draw and nailed down a first-round victory.
The Valparaiso University men’s and women’s tennis teams will have significant representation at this week’s ITA Midwest Regionals.
The Valparaiso University women’s tennis team had a pair of doubles combinations register victories on the final day of the Missouri Valley Conference Individual Championship, hosted by UNI in Waterloo, Iowa. Valpo earned fifth-place finishes in each of the top two doubles flights.
The Valparaiso University women’s tennis team continued competition at the MVC Individual Championship in Waterloo, Iowa on Saturday. Junior Claire Czerwonka (Kenosha, Wis. / Saint Joseph Catholic Academy) enjoyed a victory to garner fifth place in the top flight of singles play.
The Valparaiso University women’s tennis team opened up the MVC Individual Championship on Friday in Waterloo, Iowa, with senior Dao Sysouvanh (Sun Prairie, Wis. / Sun Prairie) picking up a first-round victory to lead the team. She earned a spot in the semifinal round of the sixth singles draw. In all, Valpo had four singles triumph on the day.
The Valparaiso University women’s tennis team cruised to a victory on Saturday afternoon by downing Huntington 7-0 in fall dual match action. Valpo was victorious at all six singles spots while also sweeping doubles competition.
The Valparaiso University women’s tennis team picked up three wins in singles and three more in doubles action on Saturday to close out the UIC Fall Invitational in Chicago. Each of Valpo’s double’s teams went 1-1 on the day. Freshman Demi Jhaveri (Westlake, Ohio / Westlake) highlighted three Valpo singles wins by topping a second-team all-conference performer from last season.
Five players won at least one match and four prevailed in singles action on Friday as the Valparaiso University women’s tennis team opened up the UIC Invitational in Chicago. Freshman Olivia Czerwonka (Kenosha, Wis. / Saint Joseph Catholic Academy) went undefeated in singles action.
The Valparaiso University women’s tennis team won four of its six matches, sweeping the top four singles spots on Sunday at the Cougar Invitational. Valpo didn’t drop a set in any of the victories, sustaining a successful start to the fall season under first-year head coach Bob Modesto. This weekend’s event was hosted by Chicago State and utilized a hidden duals format.
The Valparaiso University women’s tennis team found great success on the doubles courts on Saturday in Chicago. The squad prevailed in eight of its nine doubles matches on the opening day of the Cougar Invitational. The tournament features a non-bracketed, hidden-duals format.
After going 12-0 in singles play on Saturday, the Valparaiso University women’s tennis team again swept through all singles matches against outside competition on championship Sunday at the DePauw Invitational in Greencastle. The only Valpo singles losses came in matches that pitted two Valpo teammates against each other, while the team won two of its three doubles showdowns on the final day of the weekend.
The Valparaiso University women’s tennis team put together a strong showing on the opening day of the DePauw Invitational in Greencastle, Ind. on Saturday. Valpo owned the day by winning 17 of 18 matches overall including a perfect 12-0 team record in singles. The team is off to a winning start to the Bob Modesto coaching era as Saturday’s strong showing followed a victory in a fall dual match.
The Valparaiso University women’s tennis team began the season on a high note at the Valpo Tennis Complex on Thursday afternoon, cruising to a 7-0 victory over Grace College. Valpo started strong with all three doubles teams winning convincingly, setting the tone for a positive beginning to first-year head coach Bob Modesto’s tenure.
The Bob Modesto Era for the Valparaiso University women’s tennis program will begin on Thursday, as the team starts its 2019-2020 season by hosting Grace College.
A lifetime of passion and commitment toward the sport of tennis has become something bigger for Bob Modesto.