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May 31, 2012
Academic All-NESCAC Selections for 2012 Spring Sports Include 101 Jumbo Student-Athletes
One hundred and one spring sport athletes at Tufts were awarded Academic All-New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) honors on Thursday. Recipients have achieved at least sophomore academic standing with a grade point average of 3.35 or better and are letter-winners on their teams.
May 13, 2012
Defending NCAA Champions Williams College Eliminate Women's Tennis From NCAA's
Williams beat Tufts 5-0 to secure an NCAA Quarterfinal spot on Sunday in a regional final.
May 12, 2012
Women's Tennis Wins NCAA Championship Second Round Match Over Salem State, 5-0
The Tufts women's tennis team, playing in its 12th straight NCAA Championship tournament, had an easy 5-0 win over Salem State University in the second round on Saturday at Williams College.
May 11, 2012
Samantha Gann Named to 2012 NESCAC Women's Tennis All-Conference Second Team
Samantha Gann (Massapequa, NY) of the Tufts University women's tennis team enjoyed an outstanding sophomore season in 2011-12 and has been rewarded with a spot on the NESCAC All-Conference second team announced today.
May 7, 2012
Women's Tennis Team Earns 12th Consecutive NCAA Championship Berth
The Tufts women's tennis team earned an at-large berth into the 2012 NCAA Championship field, which was announced today. Coach Kate Bayard's Jumbos will play at a six-team regional hosted by Williams College May 10-12. The Jumbos received a first-round bye and will play either Gwynedd-Mercy or Salem State in the second round on either Friday or Saturday. This is the 12th straight year that the women's tennis team has played in the NCAA's.
May 4, 2012
Jumbo Women's Tennis Loses Close 5-4 Match to Bowdoin in NESCAC Championship First Round
Playing in the opening round of the NESCAC Women’s Tennis Championship at Williams College on Friday morning, Tufts and Bowdoin engaged in a terrific battle that came down to the last match. The Polar Bears advanced, 5-4.
April 29, 2012
Tufts Women's Tennis Closes Regular-Season With 7-2 NESCAC Win Over Trinity
Jumbos Sophie Schonfeld (Washington, DC), Samantha Gann (Massapequa, NY), Rebecca Kimmel (Longmeadow, MA) and Janice Lam (San Franciso, CA) all had a hand in doubles and singles victories as the #13 Tufts women's tennis team finished its 2011-12 regular-season with a 7-2 win against #28 Trinity College on Sunday at Voute Courts.
April 28, 2012
Women's Tennis Falls 7-2 in NESCAC Match at Middlebury College on Saturday
Middlebury College, ranked seventh nationally by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association, took two out of three in doubles and five of six in singles to defeat #13 Tufts, 7-2, in a NESCAC women's tennis match on Saturday afternoon.
April 25, 2012
Third-ranked Amherst Takes 7-2 NESCAC Women's Tennis Win Over #13 Jumbos
The third-ranked Amherst women's tennis team picked up its third consecutive win with a 7-2 victory over #13 Tufts University on Wednesday afternoon. With the win, the Lord Jeffs improved to 11-3 overall and 4-1 in league play, while the Jumbos fell to 7-8 (3-3 NESCAC) on the year.
April 21, 2012
Top-ranked Williams College Women's Tennis Wins 8-1 at Tufts in NESCAC Match
The top-ranked and four-time defending national championship Williams College women's tennis team visited Tufts on Saturday and posted an 8-1 NESCAC victory at Voute Courts.
April 19, 2012
Tenth-ranked Bowdoin Records 8-1 NESCAC Victory over Tufts Women's Tennis
The Bowdoin College women's tennis team, ranked 10th in the most recent Intercollegiate Tennis Association poll, swept doubles and won five of the six singles matches to earn an 8-1 victory over #13 Tufts in a NESCAC match played Thursday.
April 16, 2012
Tufts Women's Tennis Shuts Out Bates College Monday For Third NESCAC Victory
Playing in unseasonably warm weather as temperatures reached 90 degrees in Greater Boston on Monday, the 13th ranked Tufts women's tennis team earned a fast 9-0 NESCAC win over Bates College at Voute Courts.
April 15, 2012
Second-ranked Emory Deals 7-2 Defeat to #13 Women's Tennis at Voute Courts on Sunday
Second-ranked Emory University out of Atlanta finished a three-match swing through New England this weekend with a 7-2 victory at #13 Tufts on Sunday at Voute Courts.
April 11, 2012
Tufts Women's Tennis Blows by Connecticut College to Go to 2-0 in NESCAC Play
The 12th-ranked Tufts women's tennis team made quick work of NESCAC foe Connecticut College, 9-0, on Wednesday afternoon at Voute Courts.
April 8, 2012
Third-ranked Amherst Defeats Women's Tennis 8-1 in Finals of Nor'Easter Bowl
The Amherst College women's tennis team, ranked third nationally, won the 2012 Nor'Easter Bowl hosted by Wellesley College with an 8-1 victory against #12 Tufts in the championship match on Sunday. The Lord Jeffs and Jumbo were the top two seeds in the tournament.
April 7, 2012
Jumbo Women's Tennis to Play Amherst in Nor'Easter Final After Defeating Wellesley
The Tufts women's tennis team will play in the Nor'Easter Bowl final on Sunday after earning a 7-2 victory over host Wellesley College in the semi-final round on Saturday. The Jumbos will play NESCAC's Amherst College in the championship match on Sunday at 11 am.
April 6, 2012
Tufts Women's Tennis Advances to Second Round of Nor'Easter Bowl With Win Over MIT
Facing MIT in the opening round of the Wellesley College 2012 Nor'Easter Bowl, the Tufts women's tennis team dominated singles and took an 8-1 victory over the Engineers in a match played at Brandeis University on Friday afternoon.
March 31, 2012
Women's Tennis Breezes Past Colby 9-0 in Home and NESCAC Opener on Saturday
The #12 Tufts University women's tennis team was perfect in its home and NESCAC opener on Saturday, winning 9-0 against Colby College. Coach Kate Bayard's team leveled off a 3-3 overall and is now 1-0 in NESCAC, while Colby dropped to 9-3 and 0-1.
March 22, 2012
Seventh-ranked Women's Tennis Upended by #3 Washington and Lee at Fab Five Invitational
In a one-day stop at the Fab Five Invitational on Thursday, the #7 Tufts women's tennis team was edged 6-3 at third-ranked Washington and Lee. The Generals took three third-set victories to earn the win.
March 20, 2012
Johns Hopkins Defeats Tufts in Women's Tennis Match Between National Top 10 Programs
The 10th ranked Johns Hopkins University women's tennis team recorded an 8-1 victory against #7 Tufts University in a non-conference match between the highly-ranked squads on Tuesday afternoon at JHU Courts.
March 19, 2012
Seventh-ranked Women's Tennis Opens Spring Schedule With 9-0 Win Against Washington College
The Tufts University women's tennis team did not lose a set while opening the 2012 spring portion of their schedule with a 9-0 win against Washington College at the Schottland Tennis Center on Monday afternoon.
March 16, 2012
Twelfth Consecutive NCAA Tournament Berth Well Within Reach for Tufts Women's Tennis Team
It goes without saying that the Tufts University women's tennis team won't settle for anything less than an NCAA Tournament berth this spring. The Jumbo program has made 11 consecutive NCAA appearances, so the standard has been set. The 2012 spring season begins this week.
October 16, 2011
Kimmel and Schils Advance To Semi-Final Round of B Flight at New England Women's Tennis Tournament
Sophomore Rebecca Kimmel (Longmeadow, MA) and senior Nathalie Schils (Shaker Heights, OH) reached the semi-finals of the Christ Davis B Flight to highlight the Tufts University women's tennis team's participation at the 2011 New England Women's Intercollegiate Tennis Tournament (NEWITT) over the weekend.
October 5, 2011
FORMER WOMEN'S TENNIS NATIONAL CHAMPION JULIA BROWNE NOW PLAYING ON PRO TOUR
Julia Browne, a 2011 Tufts graduate who won the NCAA Division III women's tennis singles title as Jumbo in 2010 and was a three-time NESCAC Player of the Year, turned professional after graduating last May.
October 1, 2011
KATZ, BOWMAN PLAY INTO QUARTERFINALS AT ITA NEW ENGLAND WOMEN'S TENNIS MEET
The Tufts Univeristy women's tennis team was at Bates College for the 2011 US Tennis Association/Intercollegiate Tennis Association New England Championships on Friday and Saturday. Junior captain Lindsay Katz (Baltimore, MD) and sophomore Shelci Bowman (Dallas, TX) had the most success, reaching the quarterfinals in the doubles bracket.
September 22, 2011
WOMEN'S TENNIS SECURES FIRST VICTORY OF NEW YEAR WITH 7-2 FINAL AT MIT
The Tufts University women's tennis team won 7-2 at MIT on Thursday for its first victory of the 2011-12 season. The match was played indoors due to rain in Greater Boston.
September 17, 2011
WOMEN'S TENNIS OPENS 2011-12 SEASON WITH 8-1 NON-CONFERENCE LOSS AT WILLIAMS COLLEGE
The fifth-ranked Tufts women's tennis team opened the 2011-12 with a non-conference match at #1 Williams College on Saturday and lost 8-1. The Jumbo #1 doubles team of Lindsay Katz (Baltimore, MD) and sophomore Shelci Bowman (Dallas, TX) recorded the lone Jumbo win, 9-8 (0).