Elon Women’s Tennis Comeback Falls Short in CAA Semifinals Against William & Mary

Posted by Press Release on April 20, 2019 at 7:37 am under College | Be the First to Comment

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Despite a late comeback after trailing by as much as 3-1 against top-seeded William & Mary, Elon University women’s tennis fell just short as the Tribe prevailed with a 4-3 victory in the semifinals of the 2019 CAA Women’s Tennis Championships on Friday, April 19, inside the Piedmont Indoor Tennis Center. With …Read the Rest…

Elon Tops Drexel, Advances to CAA Women’s Tennis Championship Semifinals

Posted by Press Release on April 18, 2019 at 9:50 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

ELON, N.C. – Alex Koniaev claimed the match-clinching point on court five to propel No. 4 seed Elon University women’s tennis to a 4-1 victory over No. 5 seed Drexel and punch its ticket to the semifinals of the 2019 CAA Women’s Tennis Championships on Thursday, April 18, at the Jimmy Powell Tennis Center. After …Read the Rest…


Elon Women’s Tennis: Nayar, Shiau Named CAA Doubles Team of the Week

Posted by Press Release on April 16, 2019 at 3:29 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

RICHMOND, Va. – Elon University women’s tennis duo of Uma Nayar and Nicole Shiau were named the Colonial Athletic Association Women’s Tennis Doubles Team of the Week, the league office announced on Tuesday, April 16. Nayar and Shiau collected the honor after helping the Phoenix claim a 4-3 victory over George Washington on Sunday, April …Read the Rest…

CAA Announces Pairings for 2019 Tennis Championships at Elon

Posted by Press Release on April 15, 2019 at 4:54 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

ELON, N.C. – The pairings are set for the 2019 CAA Men’s and Women’s Tennis Championships, which will be held April 17-20 at the Jimmy Powell Tennis Center on the campus of the Elon University. The quarterfinal men’s tennis matches on Thursday, April 17, will be held at the Burlington Tennis Center. This is the …Read the Rest…

Elon Women’s Tennis Defeats George Washington in Regular Season Finale

Posted by Press Release on April 14, 2019 at 8:25 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

ELON, N.C. – Elon University women’s tennis finished off its regular season on Sunday, April 14, with a 4-3 victory over the George Washington Colonials at the Jimmy Powell Tennis Center. The Phoenix took the all-important doubles point to claim the early 1-0 advantage. After George Washington won the opening two singles matches to take …Read the Rest…


Elon Women’s Tennis Tops South Carolina State on Senior Day

Posted by Press Release on April 7, 2019 at 4:15 am under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Elon University women’s tennis earned a 5-2 victory over the South Carolina State Bulldogs on Senior Day, April 6, at the Jimmy Powell Tennis Center. Prior to the match, the Phoenix recognized its three-member senior class of Montana Moore, Maria Paraja and Suzanne Zenoni. The senior class finished with a perfect 5-0 …Read the Rest…

College Women’s Tennis Final – Bridgewater 9, Guilford 0

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GREENSBORO, N.C. – Bridgewater College scored a 9-0 Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) women’s tennis win at Guilford College Saturday. The Eagles improved to 6-4 overall, 3-2 in the ODAC. Guilford dropped to 2-12 (0-10 ODAC). Bridgewater raced to a 3-0 lead with three decisive doubles wins. The Eagles’ top tandem of Whitney Kiser and …Read the Rest…

College Women’s Tennis Final – Randolph-Macon 9, Guilford 0

Posted by Press Release on April 2, 2019 at 5:38 am under College | Comments are off for this article

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Randolph-Macon College’s women’s tennis team stayed perfect on the season with a 9-0 Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) win at Guilford College on the McMichael Centennial Class Courts. The Yellow Jackets, who yielded just one game in nine matches, are 8-0 on the year, 5-0 in the ODAC. Guilford fell to 2-11, …Read the Rest…

College Women’s Tennis Final – Randolph 9, Guilford 0

Posted by Press Release on March 30, 2019 at 9:29 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

LYNCHBURG, Va. – Randolph College won its sixth straight match Saturday with a 9-0 Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) victory over visiting Guilford College. The WildCats (8-5) moved into fourth place in the conference standings with a 6-1 record. Guilford fell to 2-10 (0-8 ODAC). Randolph took an early 3-0 with wins in the three …Read the Rest…

College Women’s Tennis Final – #25 Washington and Lee 7, Guilford 2

Posted by Press Release on March 28, 2019 at 6:11 am under College | Comments are off for this article

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Shorthanded Washington and Lee University defeated Guilford College, 7-2, in an Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) women’s tennis match Wednesday. The Generals, ranked 25th in the current Oracle/Intercollegiate Tennis Association NCAA Division III Rankings, improved to 7-4 overall and 6-0 in the ODAC. Guilford is 2-9 (0-7 ODAC). Washington and Lee brought …Read the Rest…

Zenoni Earns Elon’s CAA Institutional Female Scholar-Athlete Award

Posted by Press Release on March 27, 2019 at 12:01 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

RICHMOND, Va. – Elon University women’s tennis senior Suzanne Zenoni was selected as the Institutional Female Scholar-Athlete award winner for the Phoenix by the Colonial Athletic Association, as announced by the league office on Wednesday, March 27. William & Mary’s senior standout swimmer Claire Williams was named the Colonial Athletic Association Female Scholar-Athlete of the …Read the Rest…


College Women’s Tennis Final – Virginia Wesleyan 9, Guilford 0

Posted by Press Release on March 23, 2019 at 11:30 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Visiting Virginia Wesleyan University claimed a 9-0 Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) women’s tennis win at Guilford College Saturday. The Marlins improved to 7-4 overall and 3-2 in the ODAC. Guilford falls to 2-8 (0-6 ODAC). Virginia Wesleyan won all three doubles points in convincing fashion. The Marlins lost just three games …Read the Rest…

James Madison Rallies to Edge Elon Women’s Tennis, 4-3

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ELON, N.C. – Elon University women’s tennis won the doubles point and took a 2-1 lead in singles action, but James Madison stormed back to edge the Phoenix, 4-3, on Saturday, March 23, at the Jimmy Powell Tennis Center. The Phoenix took an early lead sweeping doubles and getting a singles victory from Maria Paraja …Read the Rest…

Elon Women’s Tennis Defeats Maryland Eastern Shore in Greensboro

Posted by Press Release on March 22, 2019 at 12:30 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Elon University women’s tennis extended its winning streak to two matches on Friday morning, March 22, with a 7-0 victory against Maryland Eastern Shore at the Piedmont Indoor Tennis Center. RESULTS After sweeping doubles action, Nicole Shiau clinched the victory for Elon at the No. 5 singles position after wins from Alex …Read the Rest…

College Women’s Tennis Final – Hollins 7, Guilford 2

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ROANOKE, Va. – Guilford College’s women’s tennis team dropped a 7-2 Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) decision at Hollins University Thursday. Hollins improved to1-9 with the win, 1-4 in the ODAC. Guilford dropped to 2-7 (0-5 ODAC). The hosts grabbed a 3-0 lead after sweeping the doubles points. Guilford’s second-doubles pair of Olivia La Ganza …Read the Rest…

Elon Women’s Tennis Rolls Past Morgan State, 7-0

Posted by Press Release on March 20, 2019 at 3:05 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Elon University women’s tennis snapped its two-match losing streak with a 7-0 shutout win against reigning MEAC champion Morgan State on Wednesday, March 20, at the Jimmy Powell Tennis Center. RESULTS Elon claimed the doubles point, the Phoenix picked up singles wins from Olivia Archer, Alex Koniaev and Uma Nayar to clinch …Read the Rest…

College Tennis Final – Guilford vs. William Peace

Posted by Press Release on March 18, 2019 at 6:03 am under College | Comments are off for this article

* * * Both Men’s and Women’s Recaps Included * * * College Men’s Tennis Final – Guilford 8, William Peace 1 GREENSBORO, N.C. – Guilford College’s men’s tennis team earned an 8-1 victory over visiting William Peace University Sunday. The Quakers (3-2) won all three doubles matches and took five-of-six singles contests in straight …Read the Rest…


College Women’s Tennis Final – Salem 8, Guilford 1

Posted by Press Release on March 17, 2019 at 3:54 am under College | Comments are off for this article

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Visiting Salem College claimed an 8-1 women’s tennis win over Guilford College Saturday on the McMichael Centennial Class Courts. The Spirits (3-3) won two-of-three doubles points to claim an early 2-1 advantage. The second-doubles tandem of Carmen Wilkins and Lauren Holman downed Guilford’s Olivia La Ganza and Mackenzie Calton, 8-5, to score …Read the Rest…

College Women’s Tennis Final – Shenandoah 7, Guilford 2

Posted by Press Release on March 14, 2019 at 9:06 am under College | Comments are off for this article

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Visiting Shenandoah University pulled out a 7-2 Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) women’s tennis victory at Guilford College Wednesday afternoon. The Hornets evened their overall record at 2-2 (1-1 ODAC). Guilford dropped to 1-5 (0-4 ODAC). Shenandoah took a 3-0 lead with three tight doubles victories. Madison Hansen and Megan Hillyard won …Read the Rest…

Elon Women’s Tennis Earns Hard-Fought Win at Gardner-Webb

Posted by Press Release on March 5, 2019 at 11:04 am under College | Comments are off for this article

BOILING SPRINGS, N.C. – Sofia Edo came in the clutch and earned a victory in her deciding match at the No. 6 singles position as Elon University women’s tennis earned a hard-fought 4-3 win against Gardner-Webb on Monday, March 4, at the Varsity Courts. RESULTS Elon (7-6) fended off a rally from Gardner-Webb (1-3) after …Read the Rest…