Nebraska Wesleyan University head tennis coach Dr. Rick Harley has released the names of eight student-athletes who intend to play tennis and study at Nebraska Wesleyan starting the 2010-11 school year. The list includes five women and three men recruits.
The Nebraska Wesleyan men’s tennis team had four players receive All-Conference honors when the Great Plains Athletic Conference men’s tennis teams were announced. Two players were All-GPAC in singles play, and one doubles team was named All-Conference.
The Nebraska Wesleyan tennis teams have completed their regular season and now will prepare for the 2010 GPAC Tennis Championships that will be held May 7-8 in Fremont, Neb. The NWU women are the No. 2 seed, while the NWU men are the No. 4 seed.
The Nebraska Wesleyan women's tennis team defeated Hastings College, 6-3, on Saturday morning (Apr. 17) to improve to 5-0 in Great Plains Athletic Conference action and remain on top of the league standings. NWU did fall to Gustavus Adolphus, 9-0, later in the afternoon on Saturday.
The Nebraska Wesleyan men's tennis team dropped a 6-3 decision to Concordia University on Tuesday (Apr. 13) giving them their first Great Plains Athletic Conference loss of the season. NWU falls to 5-9 overall and 3-1 in GPAC play.
Both the Nebraska Wesleyan men's and women's tennis teams stayed unbeaten in Great Plains Athletic Conference play as they swept past Midland Lutheran College, 9-0, on Wednesday afternoon (Mar. 31) in Lincoln.
Both the Nebraska Wesleyan women's and men's tennis teams had little trouble with the Briar Cliff Chargers as the women shutout BCU, 9-0, while the men won 8-1 on Sunday morning at the Nebraska Tennis Center in Lincoln.
Wednesday's baseball and softball games as well as the tennis matches, have all been postponed due to weather. The NWU baseball team was scheduled to play at Simpson College in Indianola, Iowa, while the NWU softball team was supposed to play at Hastings College. NWU tennis was supposed to host Midland Lutheran College.
The Nebraska Wesleyan men's tennis team closed out their Spring Break trip in Hilton Head, S.C., with back-to-back victories as the Prairie Wolves defeated Shepherd University, 8-1, on Friday morning (Mar. 19). The NWU women lost to Shepherd, 6-3.
Nebraska Wesleyan's men's tennis team got their first victory of the season on Thursday (Mar. 18) as the Prairie Wolves edged Messiah, 5-4, in Hilton Head, S.C. Meanwhile, the NWU women won their third straight match as they blanked the College of Wooster, 9-0.
Nebraska Wesleyan tennis teams split action on Tuesday (Mar. 16) on their spring break trip to Hilton Head, S.C., as they took on the University of Scranton. The NWU women continued their solid play with a 8-1 victory for their second straight win, but the NWU men are still looking for their first win as they fell, 8-1.
The Nebraska Wesleyan men's and women's tennis teams were both defeated by NCAA Division II Nebraska-Kearney on Saturday at the Nebraska Tennis Center in Lincoln. UNK defeated the NWU women, 6-3, then the Loper men beat the Prairie Wolves, 9-0.
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