Tennis continues strong start against Monmouth

The Drexel University women’s tennis team continued their torrid start to the season with a 7-0 shutout win over Monmouth University. The singles matches were mostly one sided in favor of the Dragons, which saw the freshmen clobber their competition. Kicking off singles competitions was Ryshena Providence, who nearly shut… Continued

Women’s tennis wins, men split over the weekend

Tennis season has returned following its winter break, and both the men and women returned to the courts for Drexel. The men split a pair of weekend contests Jan. 26-27, and the women defeated Lehigh University Jan. 26. The weekend began with the two teams having split results in Bethlehem,… Continued

Drexel tennis prepares for ITA Regionals

Strong showings by the Drexel men’s and women’s tennis teams in recent invitationals have the teams going confidently to ITA Regionals this weekend in New Haven, Conn. Three players for the men’s team (juniors Skyler Davis and Alex Fioravante along with freshman Xavier Saavedra) and two players for the women… Continued

Men’s and women’s tennis doubles keep on winning

The Drexel University men’s and women’s tennis teams came into the weekend having played exceptionally well, and they continued their streak of great play at the Hampton Roads Invitational Oct. 5 -7. On the women’s side, Zeynep Mafa advanced to the semifinals in Flight One, and Emma Brook advanced to… Continued

Tennis continues strong start at St. Joe’s, Penn Invites

Talent without consistency in sports is many times what makes or breaks great athletes and teams. Consistency is one of the main things that head coach Mehdi Rhazali has been working on with his Dragons tennis team. Coming off a strong all-around team performance in the opening weekend of their… Continued

M&W tennis drop hot streaks

A member of the men’s tennis team serves the ball during a singles match in the Drexel Armory. With the loss to the University of Delaware, the men’s four-match winning streak was ended. A pair of winning streaks came to an end for the Drexel University men’s and women’s tennis… Continued

Men’s and women’s tennis both have solid wins

Senior Sonja Stosic hits a forehand in the air. Stosic, along with sophomore Zeynep Mafa and freshman Nicole Pivonka, each defeated their competitors from Wagner University in complete match shutouts at the Drexel Armory March 3. The women’s team is set to take on Towson University March 10 at home.… Continued

Tennis sweeps Rider 7-0

The men’s and women’s tennis teams ended their fall season with a bang. In Lawrenceville, N.J., the Dragons swept Rider 7-0 Oct. 25 in what can only be described as a massacre. As head coach Tricia Udicious said, “It was a total team performance. All three doubles teams looked great,… Continued

Pivonka leads women’s tennis

The Dragons of Drexel Tennis kicked off their fall season at the Cissie Leary Invitational this past weekend, Sept. 24-25, and are jumping back into action Sept. 30 for the annual Saint Joseph’s Invitational tournament. The women made a short trip over to the University of Pennsylvania’s campus to get… Continued