Jhaveri Notches Victory to Lead Valpo on Sunday

Sophomore Demi Jhaveri (Westlake, Ohio / Westlake) provided a triumph in her sixth singles match on Sunday, serving as the highlight of a 6-1 setback to visiting Bowling Green in the final match of a busy home weekend of Valparaiso University women’s tennis action at The Courts of Northwest Indiana.


Claire Czerwonka Nets Singles Win on Saturday

Senior Claire Czerwonka (Kenosha, Wis. / Saint Joseph Catholic Academy) earned a singles victory over a quality Big East opponent, but visiting DePaul won the remaining singles matches and prevailed on all three doubles courts to top the Valparaiso University women’s tennis team 6-1 on Saturday evening at The Courts of Northwest Indiana. This marked the middle match of a busy three-match home weekend for Valpo.


Olivia Czerwonka, Amanda Tabanera Earn Singles Wins on Friday

Sophomores Amanda Tabanera (Valencia, Calif. / Valencia) and Olivia Czerwonka (Kenosha, Wis. / Saint Joseph Catholic Academy) each earned straight-set wins in singles play, but the Valparaiso University women’s tennis team fell 5-2 to visiting Milwaukee on Friday evening at The Courts of Northwest Indiana. Olivia and her older sister Claire teamed up for a victory at No. 1 doubles.


Tabanera, Schoolcraft Notch Doubles Win vs. SIUE

Sophomore Amanda Tabanera (Valencia, Calif. / Valencia) and junior Isabella Schoolcraft (Bargersville, Ind. / Center Grove) teamed up for a victory at No. 2 doubles, but visiting SIUE took the remaining doubles matches and swept singles en route to a 7-0 victory over the Valparaiso University tennis team at The Courts of Northwest Indiana on Sunday. Tabanera and Schoolcraft have won two of their last three matches.


Czerwonka Named MVC Singles Player of the Week

After cracking the Valparaiso University women’s tennis all-time Top 10 for career singles victories this week, Claire Czerwonka (Kenosha, Wis. / Saint Joseph Catholic Academy) was named the Missouri Valley Conference Singles Player of the Week on Wednesday.


Women’s Tennis Enters Win Column with Hard-Fought Victory over Ferris State

The Valparaiso University women’s tennis team dug deep after dropping the doubles point on Sunday afternoon at The Courts of Northwest Indiana, rallying to top Ferris State 5-2 and garner the squad’s first victory on the young season. Valpo prevailed on five of the six singles courts including a pair of three-set battles en route to the victory. Claire Czerwonka (Kenosha, Wis. / Saint Joseph Catholic Academy) became the first Valpo player since 2009 to crack the program’s all-time Top 10 in career singles victories.


Tabanera, Schoolcraft Win Doubles Match on Saturday

Sophomore Amanda Tabanera (Valencia, Calif. / Valencia) and junior Isabella Schoolcraft (Bargersville, Ind. / Center Grove) teamed up for a victory at second doubles on Saturday against Mid-American Conference foe Western Michigan, providing the highlight of the Valparaiso University women’s tennis team’s 7-0 setback to the visiting Broncos at The Courts of Northwest Indiana. The match marked the first of 14 home dates on the slate for head coach Bob Modesto’s team.


Bertino Wins Collegiate Debut for Valpo Women’s Tennis

A successful debut by Mia Bertino (Lockport, Ill. / Joliet Catholic) marked the highlight of the day for the Valparaiso University women’s tennis team in the season opener at Ball State. Bertino started her collegiate career in style as the freshman accounted for the team’s triumph in a 6-1 setback to the host Cardinals on Sunday afternoon in Muncie, Ind.


Spring 2021 Valpo Women’s Tennis Season Preview

At long last, the Valparaiso University women’s tennis team is set to take the court in a match situation for the first time since March 4, 2020 as second-year head coach Bob Modesto’s team opens the 2021 spring season this weekend.