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The student voice of Washington State University since 1895

The Daily Evergreen

The student voice of Washington State University since 1895

The Daily Evergreen

Freshman Fifa Kumhom reaches to return ball at WSUs Outdoor Tennis Courts.

Cougar tennis finished preseason at Baylor Invitational 

BRANDON WILLMAN, Evergreen reporter November 1, 2022

WSU tennis completed their final preseason tournament on Sunday with the conclusion of the three-day Baylor Invitational. Over the course of the weekend, the Cougs competed against the schools of the...

Maxine Murphy swings at the ball during a singles match against Idaho, Jan. 29, at Hollingberry Fieldhouse.

One Coug makes top 16 at ITA Northwest Championships

BRANDON WILLMAN, Evergreen reporter October 18, 2022

WSU tennis competed in the Intercollegiate Tennis Association Northwest Championships, a single-elimination tournament for both singles and doubles. For the Cougs, the results were not representative of...

The WSU womens tennis team celebrates Fifa Kumhoms win during an NCAA collegiate tennis match against UW, April 15.

Wazzu Weekly: May 30, 2022

SAM TAYLOR, Evergreen sports editor May 29, 2022

Hello, and welcome to the inaugural Wazzu Weekly roundup of Washington State sports news. This is a collection of the week’s top stories and articles from your dedicated Daily Evergreen Sports Section. Six...

Michaela Bayerlova (left) and Maxine Murphy (right) prepare for an incoming serve during an NCAA collegiate tennis match against Stanford, April 10.

Bayerlova boldly goes where no Coug has gone before in NCAA Singles Championships

SAM TAYLOR, Evergreen sports editor May 25, 2022

Thanks to her exceptional, record-breaking play which netted her a chance to represent WSU tennis on a national stage, fifth-yearMichaela Bayerlova continues to impress well into the month of May as she...

Savanna Ly-Nguyen celebrates a point during a doubles match against Idaho, Saturday, Jan. 29, at Hollingbery Fieldhouse.

Cougs put Dawgs in Dismay, Brewed by Bruins in April Pac-12 Championships

SAM TAYLOR, Evergreen sports editor May 25, 2022

In April, WSU tennis (8-14, 3-8) proved once again they are the best in the state when they faced No. 35 University of Washington (14-11, 4-6) in Ojai, Calif. in the first round of the PAC-12 Championships....

Yang Lee swings at the ball during an NCAA collegiate tennis match against UW, April 15.

Cougars prove Husky bark bigger than bite

SAM TAYLOR, Evergreen sports editor April 20, 2022

Fifth-year senior Michaela Bayerlova and senior Savanna Ly-Nguyen had never beaten University of Washington. On Friday, they finally did. The No. 32 Huskies were a loud bunch, but the Cougs (7-14, 2-8)...

Michaela Bayerlova swings at the ball during an NCAA collegiate tennis match against Stanford, April 10.

Cougs to chase hardware in Pac-12 Championships

SAM TAYLOR, Evergreen sports editor April 20, 2022

WSU tennis (7-14, 2-8) left for Ojai, Calif., on Monday for the 2022 Pac-12 Championships.  The Cougs are the 10th seed in the bracket and opened the championships with an immediate rematch with their...

Michaela Bayerlova (left) and Maxine Murphy (right) prepare for an incoming serve during an NCAA collegiate tennis match against Stanford, April 10.

Bayerlova climbs record books

SAM TAYLOR, Evergreen sports editor April 14, 2022

WSU tennis (6-14, 1-8) returned to a windy Pullman on Friday to play against the top-10 California Golden Bears, falling just short of victory. The Cougs added another loss to the record on a snowy Sunday...

Savanna Ly-Nguyen prepares to strike the ball during a singles match against Idaho, Saturday, Jan. 29, at Hollingbery Fieldhouse.

WSU’s LA dreams crushed against USC and UCLA

SAM TAYLOR, Evergreen sports editor April 6, 2022

WSU tennis (6-12, 1-6) spent the weekend in Los Angeles, where they saw their comeback stalled by No. 21 USC (12-10, 5-3), 4-3, and were overpowered by No. 15 UCLA (10-3, 6-0), 6-1. 4-3 loss to USC In...

Michaela Bayerlova (left) and Maxine Murphy (right) compete in a doubles match against Idaho, Jan. 29, at Hollingberry Fieldhouse.

WSU downed by Ducks, 5-2

SAM TAYLOR, Evergreen sports editor March 30, 2022

WSU tennis (6-10, 1-4) lost to No. 45 Oregon (11-5, 3-3) 5-2 on Friday in Eugene, Ore. despite heroic come-from-behind wins by Savanna Ly-Nguyen and Michaela Bayerlova. In doubles, Ly-Nguyen and Elyse...

Maxine Murphy swings at the ball during a singles match against Idaho, Jan. 29, at Hollingberry Fieldhouse.

Cougar tennis beats northern neighbors

SAM TAYLOR, Evergreen sports editor March 23, 2022

WSU tennis (6-9, 1-3) beat Gonzaga (6-6) 5-2 Friday in Spokane, with sophomore Fifa Kumhom delivering the final blow. Kumhom was the hero of the day, winning her match to clinch the Cougars’ third straight...

Savanna Ly-Nguyen celebrates a point during a doubles match against Idaho, Saturday, Jan. 29, at Hollingbery Fieldhouse.

Cougar tennis climbs the mountain of victory against Colorado, falls to Utah

SAM TAYLOR, Evergreen sports editor March 23, 2022

WSU tennis (6-9, 1-3) beat Colorado (5-10, 0-6) in a nailbiter March 11 and lost to Utah (13-5, 2-4) in a tense battle March 13. Seniors Michaela Bayerlova and Savanna Ly-Nguyen led the way, clinching...

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