2009-10 Men's Tennis: Year in Review
NORTH ANDOVER, MA - With a program record third consecutive trip to the NCAA tournament, the 2009-10 Merrimack College mens tennis team advanced to the Northeast-10 Conference title match for a second straight season in April of 2010.
Philadelphia Ushers Men's Tennis out of NCAA Tournament Thursday
NORTH ANDOVER, MA The mens tennis team (13-6) third straight trip to the NCAA tournament ended abruptly Thursday evening at Queens College when the Warriors were eliminated by Philadelphia University (20-6) 5-1 in the first round.
Men's Tennis Tussles with Philadelphia Thursday in NCAAs
NORTH ANDOVER, MA For the third straight year, the mens tennis team will play into the month of May in the NCAA East Regional tournament. This year they face four-seed Philadelphia as the five-seed at Queens on Thursday at 4:00pm.
Men's Tennis Earns Third Straight Bid to NCAAs, Faces Philadelphia
NORTH ANDOVER, MA For the third straight year, the Merrimack College mens tennis team has earned a trip to the 62-team NCAA tournament after a second straight trip to the Northeast-10 Conference Championship.
Men's Tennis Falls in NE-10 Championship to Bentley
EASTON, MA Looking to avenge their only loss of the Northeast-10 Conference regular season, the Merrimack College mens tennis team fell short to Bentley University in the Conference title match Sunday afternoon at Stonehill College, 5-0.
Men's Tennis Advances to NE-10 Finals with Win over Stonehill, 5-2
NORTH ANDOVER, MA The mens tennis team has earned a shot at the Northeast-10 Conference tournament championship on Sunday at Stonehill against top-seeded Bentley following a 5-2 win over Stonehill at North Andover High School Thursday afternoon.
McHugh Leads Six Tennis Warriors on NE-10 All-Conference Team
SOUTH EASTON, MA Junior Tim McHugh of the Merrimack College mens tennis team was named the Northeast-10 Conference F. Paul Bogan Memorial Sportsmanship Award winner to headline six Warriors on the 2009-10 all-Conference team.
Men's Tennis Advances to NE-10 Semis with 5-0 Win over Saint Anselm
NORTH ANDOVER, MA Cruising through the Northeast-10 Quarterfinals, the two-seeded Merrimack College mens tennis team took down Saint Anselm Tuesday afternoon at North Andover High School, 5-0.
Men's Tennis Begins Campaign for 2010 Northeast-10 Tournament Title Tuesday
SOUTH EASTON, MA The men's tennis team picked up the second seed in this years NE-10 championship after finishing conference play with a 10-1 record and will commence play against seventh-seeded Saint Anselm on Tuesday at North Andover High School at 3:30pm.
Men's Tennis' Run at Northeast-10 Title Dashed at Bentley
WALTHAM, MA Looking to clinch the 2009-10 Northeast-10 Conference regular season title at Bentley (11-0 NE-10), the mens tennis team (10-1 NE-10) fell short to the Falcons, 6-3, at the Waltham Indoor Courts on Saturday afternoon.
Men's Tennis Sweeps Assumption, Set for Showdown with Bentley to Decide NE-10
NORTH ANDOVER, MA With one match remaining against Bentley University on Saturday to decide the NE-10 regular season Championship, the mens tennis team moved one step closer to an undefeated Conference season with a 9-0 sweep of Assumption Thursday afternoon.
Men's Tennis Improves to 9-0 in NE-10 with Win at Franklin Pierce
RINDGE, NH The Merrimack College mens and womens tennis teams did not drop a set Sunday at Franklin Pierce University on the way to a 9-0 win for each club.
Men's Tennis Stays Perfect in Conference Play with Win over Saint Michael's, 8-1
DURHAM, NH The mens tennis team remained perfect in Northeast-10 Conference play (8-0) Wednesday with a win over Saint Michaels (1-4) at the University of New Hampshire, 8-1.
Men's Tennis Tops Stonehill, Northeast-10 Conference
EASTON, MA - In a battle for supremacy in the Northeast-10 Conference, the men's tennis team defeated the defending Conference champion Stonehill Skyhawks Wednesday afternoon and evening in Easton, Massachusetts.`
Men's Tennis Rolls to 6-0 in Conference Play with Win at Pace
PLEASANTVILLE, NY Both the mens and womens tennis teams rolled to road victories at Pace Sunday morning in New York. The women won 8-1 to arrive at 3-3 in Conference play and the men 7-2 to improve to 6-0 in the NE-10.
Men's Tennis Wins Fifth Straight Conference Contest at Adelphi, 8-1
GARDEN CITY, NY Winning a third straight dual match and fifth straight in Conference play, the mens tennis team (6-3, 5-0 NE-10) took down Adelphi Saturday morning 8-1 in Garden City, New York.
Golijanin Captures Northeast-10 Rookie of the Week
NORTH ANDOVER, MA For the second time this year, first-year Petar Golijanin of the Merrimack College tennis team has been named the Northeast-10 Conference Rookie of the week, it was announced on Wednesday.
Men's Tennis Throttles AIC, 9-0, Remains Undefeated in Conference Play
SPRINGFIELD, MA- Improving to 4-0 in Conference play and 5-3 overall, the Merrimack College mens tennis team won 9-0 at the AIC Tennis Courts Sunday afternoon in Springfield.
Men's Tennis Rolls to 9-0 Win at Saint Anselm
MANCHESTER, NH- Resuming to Conference play on Saturday at Saint Anselm, the Merrimack mens tennis team rolled past the Hawks, 9-0 in straight sets to improve to 3-0 in the Northeast-10 and 4-3 overall.
McHugh Wins Two, Merrimack Falls to Martin Methodist, 6-3
AUBURNDALE, FL In day three of play in Florida, junior Tim McHugh won at both singles and doubles, but the Merrimack College mens tennis team fell to Martin Methodist College 6-3 at Auburndale Park.
Men's Tennis Falls to Grand Valley State, 7-2
CASSELBERRY, FL Junior Liam Hoare (West Newbury, MA) and sophomore Rishi Rajpal (New Delhi, India) combined for an impressive No. 1 doubles win, but the Merrimack mens tennis team fell to Grand Valley State, 7-2 on Tuesday morning at Red Bug Lake Park.
Men's Tennis Drops First Match of 2010 to Bethel
FLORIDA - In the first match of the 2010 season, the Merrimack men's tennis team dropped their first of the year to Bethel College (Tennessee) on Monday, 9-0.
Men's Tennis Ends Fall at Holy Cross, Undefeated
WORCESTER, MA Before darkness fell at Holy Cross, the Merrimack mens tennis Warriors (3-0, 2-0 NE-10) came away with a 4-2 win over the Crusaders on Thursday afternoon.
Men's Tennis Takes Stonehill Invitational Team Title
EASTON, MA - Among the eight teams at the Stonehill College Invitational, the Merrimack men's tennis team came away with the out-right team title on Sunday afternoon in Easton, Massachusetts.
Merrimack Men's Tennis Shuts Out Southern New Hampshire, 9-0
MANCHESTER, NH - The Merrimack men's tennis Warriors (2-0, 2-0 NE-10) continued their unbeaten streak on the road against the Penmen of Southern New Hampshire on Friday afternoon with a 9-0 clean sheet.
Golijanin Nabs Men's Tennis Freshman of the Week
NORTH ANDOVER, MA Freshman Petar Golijanin of the Merrimack mens tennis Warriors (1-0, 1-0 NE-10) was named Freshman of the Week in the Northeast-10 Conference this past week for his part in a convincing win over Le Moyne and a deep run into the Wheaton Invitational Tournament.
Pahler Earns Semifinal Berth at ITA Regionals
PHILADELPHIA, PA - In the ITA Regionals hosted by Chestnut Hill College and Philadelphia University, sophomore Sean Pahler met teammate Chris Toegemann in the quarterfinals before advancing to the semifinals of the Men's B Singles tournament on Saturday.
ITA Regionals Wrap-Up in Philadelphia
PHILADELPHIA, PA - After the dust settled at Chestnut Hill College and Philadelphia University, the Merrimack tennis teams walked away with a pair of deep runs by men's sophomore Sean Pahler and women's senior Cristina Lucin in their respective singles tournaments.
Pahler, Hoare Advance to ITA Quarterfinals
PHILADELPHIA, PA - On day one of the 2009 Wilson ITA Regional Championships at Chestnut Hill College and Philadelphia University, the men's and women's tennis teams squared off against teams from the Northeast region.
McHugh and Ravenelle Take Doubles Title at Wheaton Invitational
NORTON, MA - On Sunday, the Merrimack men's tennis Warriors took part in the Wheaton College Invitational. Juniors Tim McHugh and Jon Ravenelle paired up to win the No. 2 doubles tournament.
Men's Tennis Opens '09 With Win At Le Moyne
SYRACUSE, NY Opening the 2009-10 season on the road at Le Moyne College, the Merrimack mens tennis Warriors (1-0) knocked off the Dolphins by a score of 6-3.
Tennis Looks to Continue its Success in 2009
NORTH ANDOVER, MA In 2008-09, both tennis teams advanced to the NCAA Tournament, marking the first time both teams were selected in the same season. Led by Chris Stevens, both teams will look to continue that success in 2009-10.