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Tennis falls to No. 13 UW in final regular season match

Tennis falls to No. 13 UW in final regular season match

TY EKLUND, Evergreen reporter

April 21, 2019


Filed under Sports, Tennis, Women's

After a long and emotional senior day, No. 35 WSU tennis suffered a tough 4-1 loss at the hands of bitter rival No. 13 UW on Saturday at Hollingbery Fieldhouse. Seniors Tiffany Mylonas and Aneta Miksovska were honored prior to the match. Head Coach Lisa Hart said she hopes the other Cougars have ...

Athlete of the Week: Michaela Bayerlova

Athlete of the Week: Michaela Bayerlova

SHAWN P. O'CONNOR, Evergreen columnist

April 16, 2019


Filed under Sports, Tennis, Women's

Michaela Bayerlova had a flawless weekend, collecting two wins in the No. 1 singles spot for the Cougars. One 3-6 and two 6-4 set of victories over No. 10 UCLA on Friday helped seal WSU’s biggest women’s tennis upset in program history. Bayerlova picked up a 6-1, 6-3 straight-sets victory on Sunday...

Trojans take down Cougars in Pullman

Trojans take down Cougars in Pullman

TY EKLUND, Evergreen reporter

April 14, 2019


Filed under Sports, Tennis, Top-feature, Women's

Despite a valiant effort, No. 42 Cougar tennis couldn’t best No. 13 USC and lost 4-1 Sunday at home. The Trojans (17-5, 7-2) locked down the day's match early when they earned the opening doubles point, something the Cougars (18-8, 3-6) have been having trouble with in conference play. Head ...

Cougs grab biggest upset win in program history

Cougs grab biggest upset win in program history

TY EKLUND, Evergreen reporter

April 13, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Tennis, Women's

In front of a Mom's Weekend crowd, No. 42 WSU tennis secured its biggest upset in program history by defeating No. 10 UCLA 4-2 on Friday at Hollingbery Fieldhouse.  With the victory, the Cougars (18-7, 3-6) pushed their record to 8-1 at home. This is WSU's highest ranked win ever and only its sec...

Tennis faces two ranked opponents at home

Tennis faces two ranked opponents at home

TY EKLUND, Evergreen reporter

April 11, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Tennis, Women's

After two consecutive road losses, the No. 42 Cougar tennis team returns home to Hollingbery Fieldhouse to face UCLA in their next contest. With three matches to go before the Pac-12 Championships, WSU is going to need to pick up every win it can get. The Cougars' struggles have mostly come from...

No. 19 Cal edges out No. 36 WSU

No. 19 Cal edges out No. 36 WSU

TY EKLUND, Evergreen reporter

April 6, 2019


Filed under Sports, Tennis, Top-feature, Women's

No. 36 Cougar tennis lost its second straight match to No. 19 Cal 4-3 on Saturday in Berkeley, California. Both teams were coming off of losses on Friday as Cal (10-6, 4-3) fell 4-3 to No. 15 UW and WSU (17-7, 2-5) lost 4-0 to No. 5 Stanford. The Cougars fell behind early as the Golden Bears ...

Stanford sweeps Cougars for second time this season

Stanford sweeps Cougars for second time this season

TY EKLUND, Evergreen reporter

April 6, 2019


Filed under Sports, Tennis, Women's

No. 36 Cougar tennis had a rough opening match in California on Friday, falling to No. 5 Stanford 4-0 for the second time this season. The day’s match was originally supposed to start at 1:30 p.m. but due to rainy weather the match was delayed. Starting play at the Taube Family Tennis Courts,...

Tennis faces Stanford, Cal on California road trip

Tennis faces Stanford, Cal on California road trip

TY EKLUND, Evergreen reporter

April 4, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Tennis, Women's

The No. 36 WSU tennis team is leaving Pullman to travel to Stanford, California, after its 6-1 win against Arizona at the outdoor courts. Awaiting them are the No. 5 ranked Cardinal, currently on a nine-game winning streak. These teams played back in January, and the Cardinal beat the Cougs 4-0, ser...

WSU tennis dominates Wildcats

WSU tennis dominates Wildcats

TY EKLUND, Evergreen reporter

March 31, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Tennis, Women's

No. 35 Cougar tennis took down Arizona 6-1 when they competed outdoors at home for the first time this season on Sunday.  The victory came after the Cougars (17-5, 2-3) suffered a disappointing 4-0 loss to No. 50 Arizona State on Friday. The Wildcats (9-10, 1-7) were coming off a 5-2 road loss...

Sun Devils sweep Cougs inside Hollingbery

Sun Devils sweep Cougs inside Hollingbery

TY EKLUND, Evergreen reporter

March 30, 2019


Filed under Sports, Tennis, Women's

No. 35 WSU tennis was swept by No. 50 Arizona State on Friday in Hollingbery Fieldhouse. This defeat ended the Cougars three-match winning streak.  Head Coach Lisa Hart said her team was disappointed after falling to the Sun Devils (10-8, 3-4) for their first home loss of the season. “We're kind ...

Freshman brings new energy to WSU

Freshman brings new energy to WSU

TY EKLUND, Evergreen reporter

March 28, 2019


Filed under Features, Sports, Tennis, Women's

From Taiwan to the U.S., the positive aura that surrounds freshman tennis player Yang Lee helped her team reach a 16-4 record on the season. Growing up in Taichung, Taiwan, Lee enjoyed small-time elementary school sports but she loved none as much as she loved tennis. She joined her first tennis team...

Tennis hosts second Pac-12 series against Arizona schools

Tennis hosts second Pac-12 series against Arizona schools

LEXI MCGONEGLE, Evergreen reporter

March 28, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Tennis, Women's

No. 33 WSU tennis looks to extend its undefeated home record when they host another home series against the Arizona schools starting Friday. After a 4-0 sweep against Boise State for their final non-conference win, the Cougars (16-4, 1-2) will return to conference play for the remainder of the season...

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