Michigan State is back in action this weekend as they head out East to play in the Arthur Ashe Invitational at the United States Military Academy in West Point, New York starting Friday, January 18. The Spartans will have three duals in three days from the Lichtenberg Tennis Center as they face-off with Yale, Army, and Cal Poly on January 18-20.
In front of a pair of great crowds, the Michigan State men’s tennis team started their season strong on Saturday, January 12, defeating both Xavier and Chicago State to open the dual meet season from the MSU Indoor Tennis Facility.
The Michigan State women’s tennis team begins its 2018 fall campaign at the Milwaukee Tennis Classic. The tournament takes place at the Western Racquet Club from Thursday, Sept. 20 through Saturday, Sept. 22. The finals will take place at the Al McGuire Center at Marquette University on Sunday, Sept. 24.
Michigan State Athletics and PNC Bank are partnering to recognize the PNC Achievers Student-Athlete of the Month. Throughout the 2018-19 season, deserving Spartan student-athletes will be recognized for displaying well-rounded achievement through leadership in the classroom, in the community, and in competition. The honorees for September are seniors Matt Sokol and Davina Nguyen.
Michigan State men’s tennis hosted the first outdoor home match of the season on Saturday afternoon against Nebraska, falling in a hard-fought match, 4-3, during Senior Weekend.
Michigan State women’s tennis fell to No. 23 Michigan, 4-0, on Senior Day, Saturday afternoon at the MSU Outdoor Tennis Courts.
Michigan State women’s tennis (15-7, 6-4 B1G) will host No. 23 Michigan (13-9, 9-1 B1G) for senior day on Saturday, April 21 at 3:30 p.m. to conclude the regular season. Weather permitting, the match will be played on the MSU Outdoor Tennis Courts.
Source: Michigan State Official Athletic Site
Michigan State men’s tennis couldn’t spoil Wisconsin’s home senior day, falling to the Badgers, 6-1, at the Nielsen Tennis Stadium.
Michigan State women’s tennis defeated conference opponent Maryland, 4-2, on Sunday afternoon at the Michigan Athletic Club (MAC). This is the team’s first-ever victory over the Terrapins in program history.
Michigan State women’s tennis defeated Rutgers, 6-1, on Saturday afternoon at the MSU Indoor Tennis Facility. This mark’s the team’s eighth home win of the season.
Michigan State men’s tennis travels west this weekend to face Minnesota on Friday, April 13 at 4 p.m. ET and Wisconsin on Sunday, April 15 at 1 p.m. ET.
Michigan State women’s tennis fell to No. 11 Illinois, 4-1, on Sunday afternoon at the MSU Indoor Tennis Facility. The team is now 13-7 on the season, with a 4-4 mark in conference play, while Illinois improves to 17-3 and 6-2 in Big Ten matches.
Michigan State women’s tennis returns home this weekend to begin a five-match home stretch to conclude the regular season. MSU will host No. 13 Northwestern (13-4, 6-0) on Saturday, April 7, with the match set to begin at 12 p.m. The team will then take on No. 11 Illinois (16-2, 5-1) the following day at 12 p.m. Both matches will take place at the MSU Indoor Tennis Facility.
Michigan State men’s tennis is slated for another set of conference matches this weekend, starting with Northwestern on Friday, April 6 at 7 p.m. ET and concluding against No. 8 Illinois on Sunday, April 8 at 1 p.m. ET.
Michigan State men’s tennis senior Brett Forman was named Big Ten Men’s Tennis Athlete of the Week, announced by the conference office on Tuesday. Forman earns the first weekly honor of his career and first for the Spartans since current assistant coach Harry Jadun on March 24, 2015.
Michigan State men’s tennis collected its first conference win of the season in a thrilling, 4-3 victory over Purdue clinched by senior Michael Dube in the last match of the dual on Saturday afternoon at the MSU Indoor Tennis Facility.
The Michigan State women’s tennis team defeated Penn State, 5-2, on Friday evening. The team is now 13-4 on the season and 3-1 in conference play, while the Nittany Lions fall to 6-9 and 1-3.
The Michigan State women’s tennis team hits the road this weekend for two Big Ten matchups, in its last away matches of the season. The team will kick off their final road trip with a matchup with the Penn State Nittany Lions on Friday, March 30, with the match set to begin at 4:30 p.m. MSU will have their final road match on Sunday, April 1, at No. 29 Ohio State, with the match is set to begin at 12 p.m.
The Michigan State women’s tennis team defeated Wisconsin, 6-1, on Sunday afternoon at the Nielsen Tennis Stadium in Madison, Wisc., to go 2-0 on the weekend.
Men’s Tennis continues conference play against No. 2 Ohio State this Friday, March 23 at 3 p.m. at the MSU Indoor Tennis Facility. Following the men’s match, the MSU women’s tennis team will play Indiana at 6 p.m.