November 15, 2017 Eduardo Mena moves up to No. 28 in the latest Oracle/ITA singles rankings He’s done it again.
November 3, 2017 Albin captures singles title to tie ribbon on Wake Forest Fall Invitational WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – Wenceslao Albin capped off his run in the Wake Forest Fall Invitational with a title, as the 5-foot-7 junior transfer took home a singles championship to conclude the Tennessee Tech tennis team’s stay in Winston-Salem.
November 2, 2017 Tech tennis heads to North Carolina for Wake Forest Fall Invitational A quartet of Golden Eagles are set to showcase their skills over the weekend in Winston-Salem, N.C., as Jorge Alfonzo, Wenceslao Albin, Gonzalo Garcia and Arthur Justo will represent the Tennessee Tech tennis team in the Wake Forest Fall Invitational.
November 1, 2017 Mena upended in seesaw affair at the Oracle ITA Fall National Championships PALM DESERT, Calif. – It went down to the wire yet again, but for the second-straight day, Eduardo Mena found himself on the wrong side of a tightly-contested tilt in the 2017 Oracle ITA National Fall Championships.
October 31, 2017 Eduardo Mena takes his talents to Southern California for Oracle ITA National Fall Championships The stage doesn’t get too much grander for senior Eduardo Mena this week in Southern California.
October 19, 2017 Mena’s march through the region’s best talent ends with a quarterfinal loss in the ITA Ohio Valley Regional Championships KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – Eduardo Mena’s impressive run at the ITA Ohio Valley Regional Championships ends in the quarterfinals, as the two-time OVC Player of the Year closes out his stay in Knoxville as part of the final eight in a tournament that began with a field of 128 of the best single’s players in the region.
October 18, 2017 Tech tennis sends five to compete in the ITA Ohio Valley Regional Championships Five Golden Eagles will flock east for the weekend, ready to represent the Tennessee Tech tennis team among the region’s best talent.
October 14, 2017 Mila captures multiple titles on final day of Louisville Fall Invitational LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Golden Eagle tennis sophomore Marc Mila capped a strong showing at the Louisville Fall Invitational with a perfect Sunday, claiming two consolation titles.
October 12, 2017 Tech Tennis brings five Golden Eagles to participate in Louisville Fall Invitational It will be nearly a full house of Tennessee Tech tennis players to take aim in the squad’s upcoming weekend tournament, with five Golden Eagles ready for their shot in the Louisville Fall Invitational.
October 6, 2017 Mena defeats No. 16 Cash, falls to No. 19 Laurent in quarterfinals of ITA All-American Championships TULSA, Okla. – After advancing to the quarterfinals, Golden Eagle senior Eduardo Mena's run at the Saint Francis Health System ITA Men's All-American Championships came to an end Saturday evening.
October 4, 2017 Eduardo Mena to take aim in the ITA Men’s All-American Championships Eduardo Mena’s fall slate is chock full of one premier tournament after another, squaring off against the nation’s best talent throughout the autumn months.
September 21, 2017 Mena's run at Oracle ITA Masters ends in three-set battle in Malibu MALIBU, Calif. – A rollercoaster of a match, Tennessee Tech's Eduardo Mena fell in a tough-fought, three-set bout against Scott Webster of Appalachian State Saturday afternoon, ending the senior's run at the Oracle ITA Masters.
September 20, 2017 Eduardo Mena to compete in the Oracle ITA Masters in Malibu, Calif. Senior Eduardo Mena is off to sunny Southern California to take aim in one of the most premier stages in collegiate tennis.
September 12, 2017 Eduardo Mena ranked No. 33 in the Oracle/ITA Division I Preseason Rankings Eduardo Mena adds to an already robust resume that makes him one of the most celebrated tennis players in program history.
September 11, 2017 Mena's performance highlights TTU's first event of the fall ATHENS, GA. – Eduardo Mena had a strong showing as the No. 4-seed this weekend in the Southern Intercollegiate Championships, hosted by the University of Georgia.
September 7, 2017 Tech tennis opens fall campaign with tournament play in Athens, Ga. The Tennessee Tech fall tennis season is here, as a quartet of Golden Eagles will make their 2017-18 debuts over the weekend.
June 23, 2017 Lightning strikes twice for Male Athlete of the Year Mena COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – When Eduardo Mena was named the Co-Male Athlete of the Year with baseball’s Kevin Strohschein in the summer of 2016, it was hardly a surprise. After all, Mena had dominated on the tennis court, helping lead the Golden Eagles to Ohio Valley Conference regular-season and tournament championships, as well as an appearance in the NCAA Tournament, facing off against Ohio State and the country’s top player in Mikael Torpegaard. Mena entered the 2016-17 season with a ranking on the Intercollegiate Tennis Association’s standings and kept finding his number rise.
May 25, 2017 Eduardo Mena upended in the second round of the NCAA DI singles championships ATHENS, Ga. – Eduardo Mena’s captivating spring came to a close Thursday afternoon, falling to Stanford’s Tom Fawcett in the second round of the 2017 NCAA DI singles championships from the Dan Magill Tennis Complex.
May 24, 2017 Eduardo Mena makes history with opening round win in the NCAA DI singles championships ATHENS, Ga. – Eduardo Mena proved yet again that no stage is too grand and no lights are too bright for the two-time Ohio Valley Conference Player of the Year, knocking off Baylor’s Maxime Tchoutakian, 6-4, 7-6 (8-6), in the first round of the 2017 NCAA DI singles championships.
May 23, 2017 Eduardo Mena to clash with Baylor’s Tchoutakian in first round of the NCAA singles championships Already one of the most decorated tennis players in Tennessee Tech history, junior Eduardo Mena is set to take his spot in rarified air Wednesday afternoon in the 2017 NCAA Division I singles championships.
May 12, 2017 Golden Eagles upended by No. 10 Cal in first round of the NCAA Tournament BERKELEY, Calif. – The Tennessee Tech tennis team saw its 2017 campaign come to a close Friday afternoon, falling 4-0 in the first round of the NCAA Tournament to No. 10 Cal from the Hellman Tennis Complex.
May 11, 2017 TTU tennis to square off with No. 10 Cal in the first round of the NCAA Tournament The Tennessee Tech tennis team is out west and in the Golden State for the start of the 2017 NCAA Tournament, locking up with No. 10 Cal in the first round of the championship.
May 3, 2017 Eduardo Mena selected to compete in the NCAA Division I singles championships A day after the Tennessee Tech tennis team discovered its NCAA Tournament first round matchup with the University of California, more good news revolving around postseason play struck the Golden Eagles.
May 2, 2017 California Dreamin’: Tech tennis off to Berkeley to face No. 8 Cal in the NCAA Tournament An eruption rumbled through the Eagles Nest Tuesday afternoon, as the Tennessee Tech tennis team roared with excitement and eagerness at the prospects of heading to the Golden State for the 2017 NCAA Tournament.
May 1, 2017 TTU Athletics to host NCAA tennis selection show viewing party Tuesday afternoon The Tennessee Tech tennis team is back in the NCAA Tournament, and Tech Athletics invites all fans and alumni to be a part of the festivities as the Golden Eagles will find out where and when they will play during Tuesday’s NCAA Tournament selection show.
April 23, 2017 Golden Eagles crowned OVC Tournament champs with 4-0 win over Eastern Kentucky NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech tennis team has climbed the mountain yet again.
April 22, 2017 Tech tennis showcases strong singles prowess en route to 4-1 win in OVC Tournament semifinals NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The top-seeded Tennessee Tech tennis team rallied during singles play, fighting back from an early doubles setback for a 4-1 win over Belmont in the OVC Tournament semifinals.
April 21, 2017 Golden Eagles flock into OVC Tournament as the No. 1 seed in Nashville With the regular season now in the rearview mirror, the Tennessee Tech tennis team is back in Nashville for the 2017 Ohio Valley Conference Tournament, a three-day weekend affair from the Centennial Sportsplex.
April 20, 2017 TTU tennis collects conference’s top three honors; place four on All-OVC teams NASHVILLE, Tenn. – An overwhelming shade of purple and gold draped the stage at this year’s Ohio Valley Conference awards dinner, as the Tennessee Tech tennis team claimed a plethora of the conference’s most coveted honors.
April 15, 2017 Tech tennis takes home the OVC regular season championship with another perfect season The Tennessee Tech tennis team wrapped up its bid at perfection Saturday afternoon, knocking off Belmont, 6-1, at Tech Tennis Courts to clinch an undefeated conference campaign and the program’s fifth Ohio Valley Conference regular season championship in the last six years.
April 14, 2017 TTU tennis blanks Tennessee State to remain perfect in OVC play The Tennessee Tech tennis team moved one step closer to another perfect conference campaign and an Ohio Valley Conference championship, routing Tennessee State, 7-0, Friday afternoon at Tech Tennis Courts.
April 13, 2017 Tech tennis closes out the regular season with home matches Friday and Saturday The Tennessee Tech tennis team will put a lid on the regular season over the weekend, closing out the slate with a pair of home matches at Tech Tennis Courts.
April 12, 2017 Eduardo Mena honored as this week’s adidas® OVC Tennis Male Athlete of the Week Following another stellar weekend on the courts, junior Eduardo Mena was recognized as the adidas® OVC Tennis Male Athlete of the Week, earning the award Wednesday afternoon.
April 8, 2017 Golden Eagles stay undefeated with 6-1 win against Jacksonville State Another dominating performance was the story for the Tennessee Tech tennis team Saturday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles took down Jacksonville State, 6-1, in the club’s second home match of the spring.
April 6, 2017 Tech tennis back at home with originally scheduled Thursday match moved to Saturday The Tennessee Tech tennis team is set to open a three-match home stand over the weekend, hosting Jacksonville State for the squad’s first Cookeville action in nearly a month.
April 1, 2017 Golden Eagles remain perfect in OVC action with 7-0 win at EKU RICHMOND, Ky. – The Tennessee Tech tennis team continued its blazing start to Ohio Valley Conference play, knocking off Eastern Kentucky, 7-0, Saturday afternoon in Richmond.
March 30, 2017 TTU tennis heads to Eastern Kentucky Saturday for final road match of the regular season A match mixed with a great deal of intrigue is set for Saturday morning in Richmond, as the Tennessee Tech tennis team will square off with Eastern Kentucky in the final regular season road tilt of the year.
March 24, 2017 Golden Eagles blank Austin Peay to move to 2-0 in the OVC CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech tennis made it two-straight in the win column to start its OVC campaign, routing Austin Peay, 7-0, in the Golden Eagles’ first road conference match of the season.
March 23, 2017 Tech tennis back to OVC action with Friday matchup at Austin Peay Following a brief break in its OVC slate, the Tennessee Tech tennis team is ready to jump back into conference play as the Golden Eagles head to Clarksville for a Friday matinee with Austin Peay.
March 20, 2017 North Florida narrowly takes down Tech in non-conference finale JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – It went down to the wire Monday evening, but a final push in singles play by North Florida was the difference in the Tennessee Tech tennis team’s non-conference finale Monday evening in Jacksonville.
March 19, 2017 Tech tennis travels to North Florida for final non-conference tilt of the season The Tennessee Tech tennis team is set to put a lid on non-conference play in 2017, as the Golden Eagles will flock down to Jacksonville for a Monday meeting with North Florida.
March 18, 2017 Golden Eagles put together dominant showing in OVC opener with EIU The Tennessee Tech tennis team unwrapped its conference season in impressive fashion Saturday afternoon, routing Eastern Illinois, 7-0, in the 2017 home opener.
March 16, 2017 Tech tennis welcomes EIU to Cookeville for 2017 home opener It’s not your average Saturday for the Tennessee Tech tennis team.
March 9, 2017 NAIA powerhouse Georgia Gwinnett takes down Tech in Thursday showdown LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. – Playing in its first match in 11 days, the Tennessee Tech tennis team was upended by the top-ranked team in NAIA, falling 4-3 at No. 1 Georgia Gwinnett Thursday afternoon.
March 8, 2017 Golden Eagles back in action with Thursday match at Georgia Gwinnett Following an 11-day break from the courts, the Tennessee Tech tennis team is ready to dust off the rackets as the Golden Eagles travel to NAIA powerhouse Georgia Gwinnett for a Thursday afternoon battle with the Grizzlies.
February 25, 2017 Tech falls at red-hot Louisville in only match of the week LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The Tennessee Tech tennis team saw its two-match win streak snapped Saturday evening, as the Golden Eagles fell 6-1 at Louisville in the club’s only tilt of the week.
February 23, 2017 Golden Eagles head to Louisville Saturday night for only match of the week It’s a light week of action for the Tennessee Tech tennis team as the Golden Eagles have just one match on the upcoming slate, a Saturday affair at Louisville.
February 23, 2017 Mena named adidas® OVC Tennis Male Athlete of the Week for Tech’s second-straight honor The Tennessee Tech tennis team remains the only team in the OVC to take home a men’s weekly honor this spring, as Eduardo Mena was named the adidas® OVC Tennis Male Athlete of the Week following a stellar performance down in Florida.
February 19, 2017 Tech takes its second-straight with a 5-2 win over Charlotte FORT MYERS, Fla. – Punch at the top and depth towards the bottom of the lineup helped push the Tennessee Tech tennis team to a 5-2 win over Charlotte in Sunday’s neutral site tilt in Fort Myers.
February 19, 2017 Golden Eagles shutout Florida Gulf Coast 4-0 on Saturday The Tennessee Tech men’s tennis team claimed a 4-0 victory over Florida Gulf Coast on Saturday evening.
February 17, 2017 Tech downed 6-1 at UCF in first of three-straight in Florida ORLANDO, Fla. – The Tennessee Tech tennis team was tripped up in its first of three-straight in the Sunshine State, falling 6-1 to the University of Central Florida to kickoff the busy stretch.
February 16, 2017 Golden Eagles flock to Florida for three matches in three days over the weekend Another array of matches is set to rain down on the Tennessee Tech tennis team, one that will see the Golden Eagles in action for three-straight days over the weekend.
February 15, 2017 Marcos Bernardes named adidas® OVC Tennis Male Athlete of the Week in award’s first edition this spring BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – In the spring’s first edition of conference weekly honors, Tennessee Tech tennis struck gold as junior Marcos Bernardes was named the adidas® OVC Tennis Male Athlete of the Week.
February 14, 2017 Eduardo Mena tabbed as OVC’s preseason No. 1; Tech picked to finish first in poll BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Junior Eduardo Mena headlines the list of four Golden Eagles selected in the OVC’s Top 10 preseason player rankings, while the Tennessee Tech tennis team was also picked to finish first in the Ohio Valley Conference’s predicted order of finish as voted on by the league’s seven head coaches.
February 11, 2017 Tech routs UNC Asheville to move above .500 this spring ASHEVILLE, N.C. – The Tennessee Tech tennis team rolled in its first game out of the Volunteer State Saturday afternoon, routing UNC Asheville 6-1 to bump its record above .500 in the early stages of the season.
February 10, 2017 Golden Eagles leave Tennessee for first time this season with a trip to UNC Asheville The Tennessee Tech tennis team will leave the Volunteer State for the first time this season as the Golden Eagles head to North Carolina for a Saturday battle at UNC Asheville.
February 5, 2017 UT bests Tech 6-1 in Knoxville KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – Sunday proved to be a tad bit more super for the University of Tennessee as the Tennessee Tech tennis team was unable to pull off the upset over the Vols, falling 6-1 at the Goodfriend Tennis Center.
February 4, 2017 Tech flips the script with a bounce back 4-1 win over Georgia Southern in Chattanooga CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. – Playing in its second match in as many days, the Tennessee Tech tennis team showed resiliency in bouncing back after a tough loss Friday evening, as the Golden Eagles captured a 4-1 win over Georgia Southern in Chattanooga Saturday afternoon.
February 3, 2017 Golden Eagles suffer first setback of spring with 4-2 defeat at Chattanooga CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech tennis team suffered its first loss of the season Friday evening, falling 4-2 at Chattanooga in the first of three matches in three days over the weekend.
February 2, 2017 Tech tennis prepares for three matches in three days over the weekend A busy weekend is on the books for the Tennessee Tech tennis team as the Golden Eagles are set to play three matches in three days, all in the Volunteer State.
January 21, 2017 Tech opens 2017 season with a 4-3 win at Lipscomb NASHVILLE, Tenn. – It went down to the wire, but in the end the Tennessee Tech tennis team started its spring campaign on an upbeat note as the Golden Eagles took down Lipscomb, 4-3, in the season opener from Nashville.
January 20, 2017 Golden Eagles open spring season in Nashville with Saturday meeting at Lipscomb Steeped in recent success behind a slew of conference championships, the Tennessee Tech tennis team takes the initial step in continuing its scorching run at the top as the Golden Eagles unwrap the spring season Saturday evening in Nashville.
January 18, 2017 Aiming for another conference title, Tech tennis releases its 2017 schedule Equipped with an avalanche of momentum thanks to a current run as good as any in program history, the Tennessee Tech tennis team is nearly ready to get the ball rolling on the start of another spring campaign as the Golden Eagles announced their 2017 schedule.
October 31, 2016 Tech tennis to receive championship rings on Tuesday COOKEVILLE, Tenn. -- The public is invited as the Tennessee Tech men's tennis team will receive their Ohio Valley Conference championship rings on Tuesday. The event will be held on Tuesday afternoon at 3 p.m. at the Eagles Nest in the Hooper Eblen Center.
October 24, 2016 Tech tennis competes at ITA Ohio Valley regional KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech tennis team recently traveled to Knoxville to compete in the ITA Ohio Valley Regional at the University of Tennessee. Eduardo Mena went the furthest in the field, reaching the round of 32 before falling to Kentucky’s Enzo Wallart 6-2, 6-3. He defeated Eastern Kentucky’s Sebastian Mueller 6-3, 6-3 and Butler’s Adrian Mag 6-1, 6-1.
October 17, 2016 Bernardes, Tajes win doubles bracket, Golden Eagles fare well in Louisville LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The Tennessee Tech men’s tennis team fared well in singles play at the Louisville Fall Invitational this weekend, but it was in doubles where the Golden Eagles shined. The pairing of Marcos Bernardes and Carlos Tajes came home with some hardware as they swept through the C doubles bracket with the championship.
October 13, 2016 Tech tennis competing in Louisville Fall Invitational LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The fall schedule for the Tennessee Tech men’s tennis team continues as the squad heads to Louisville, Ky., on Saturday and Sunday to compete in the Louisville Fall Invitational, held at the University of Louisville’s Bass-Rudd Tennis Center.
October 5, 2016 Mena reaches second round in ITA All-American TULSA, Okla. – Tennessee Tech’s Eduardo Mena made a strong performance in the ITA Men’s All-American Championship at the University of Tulsa, advancing into the second round.
September 30, 2016 Tech men's tennis looks to earn berths in ITA All-American tournament TULSA, Okla. – After a great showing last weekend at the Southern Intercollegiate Championship at the University of Georgia, the Tennessee Tech men’s tennis team sets its sights on a potentially long week of action as they head to the University of Tulsa to compete in the Saint Francis Health Systems ITA Men’s All-American Championships. The event starts with a prequalifying round on Saturday and Sunday, advances into qualifying on Monday and Tuesday, then proceeds into the main draw on Thursday, Oct. 6, through Monday, Oct. 10.
September 26, 2016 Tech men's tennis makes strong showing at Southern Intercollegiate ATHENS, Ga. -- The Tennessee Tech men?s tennis started its fall slate with some excellent performances at the Southern Intercollegiate Championship, hosted by the University of Georgia. A total of 170 singles players and 81 doubles teams competed in this year?s event, and the Tech players had some great moments in the 49th annual event.
September 16, 2016 Tech men's tennis sets tough fall slate COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – While the Ohio Valley Conference title may not be on the line for the Tennessee Tech men’s tennis team as they enter the fall portion of their schedule, it’s just as important for the Golden Eagles as they take on some of their toughest foes of the year. “It’s a very tough schedule,” said Tech tennis head coach Kenny Doyle. “But it’s tough for a reason. This is the time of year where we make a lot of our tune-ups and learn how our guys are capable of playing before we get set for conference play in the spring.
September 14, 2016 Mena ranked No. 93 on Oracle/ITA Division I men's poll COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee Tech’s Eduardo Mena made a splash last season as he put together a phenomenal season on the court. The Intercollegiate Tennis Association certainly paid notice, ranking Mena No. 93 on its Division I men’s rankings on Tuesday, the only Ohio Valley Conference tennis player on the list that ranks the top 125 players in the country.
August 15, 2016 Tech tennis adds Ribeiro as assistant coach COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – A wealth of NCAA tournament experience, a skilled player and now an assistant coach. There’s no question that Rogerio Ribeiro brings a lot to the table, and now as Tennessee Tech’s assistant men’s tennis coach, Ribeiro’s next task will be to help take the Golden Eagles to the next level.
July 9, 2016 Mena, Strohschein named 2015-16 TTU Outstanding Male Athletes of the Year When the awards selection committee tried to make a decision between tennis’ Eduardo Mena and baseball’s Kevin Strohschein, it wasn’t easy to make a decision.
July 25, 2016 Tennis team earns ITA scholar-athlete, All-Academic team honors COOKEVILLE, Tenn. ? There?s no question that the Tennessee Tech tennis team was a strong one on the court. But after the Intercollegiate Tennis Association released its Division I men?s All-Academic Teams, it showed the Golden Eagles are strong academically as well.
July 7, 2016 2015-16 Outstanding Male Athlete of the Year Award boasts 10 finalists An elite list of 10 student-athletes has been announced as finalists for Tennessee Tech University's 2015-16 Outstanding Male Athlete Award, with the winner to be announced Sunday, July 10.
June 17, 2016 Bernardes claims 15th Donnelly Maverick Award at annual Tech tennis awards picnic More than 15 years have passed since the Tennessee Tech athletics family lost a treasured member, as well as one of the most dedicated and inspirational fans the Golden Eagles have ever known. But the memory of TTU Sports of Hall Famer Johnny Donnelly continues to live on each and every year, most notably with the honor presented in his name each season to a member of the Tech tennis team.
June 13, 2016 TTU tennis player Eduardo Mena invited to play in 2016 Oracle/ITA Masters Fresh off one of the greatest individual campaigns in school history, Tennessee Tech tennis player Eduardo Mena already has his sights set on next year after receiving an invite to play in one of the most prestigious tournaments in the country.
May 14, 2016 Tech’s storybook 2016 season concludes with loss to No. 5 Ohio State in NCAA Tournament COLUMBUS, Ohio – One of the best seasons in program history came to a close Saturday afternoon as the Tennessee Tech tennis team was downed 5-0 by No. 5 Ohio State in the opening round of the 2016 NCAA Championship from the OSU Varsity Tennis Center.
May 12, 2016 Tech tennis off to Columbus, Ohio for opening round of the 2016 NCAA Championship Armed with already one of its best seasons in program history, the Tennessee Tech tennis team is ready to take its show to a stage where the lights are brightest and the stakes are raised.
May 3, 2016 Tech tennis to play at No. 5 Ohio State in opening round of NCAA Tournament Surrounded by fans, staff, and administration, the Tennessee Tech tennis team saw its NCAA Tournament future laid out as the Golden Eagles are now cued in on the details of their upcoming postseason plans.
April 29, 2016 Tech Athletics to host NCAA tennis selection show viewing party The Tennessee Tech tennis team is off to the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 2006, and Tech Athletics wants all fans and alumni to be a part of the festivities as the Golden Eagles await their fate in Tuesday’s NCAA Tournament selection show.
April 24, 2016 No. 1 Golden Eagles soar to OVC tourney title with 4-3 victory over No. 2 Eastern Kentucky NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Add another chapter in the tale of the 2016 Tennessee Tech tennis team as the Golden Eagles extend their storybook season with the coveted prize and proud distinction of Ohio Valley Conference Tournament champions.
April 23, 2016 Tech advances to OVC Tournament championship match with 4-2 win over Jacksonville State NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech tennis team is now within an eyelash of reaching the pinnacle after knocking off No . 4 Jacksonville State, 4-2, in Saturday’s semifinal action at the 2016 Ohio Valley Conference Tournament from the Centennial Sportsplex Tennis Center.
April 22, 2016 First Golden Wings Awards show to air LIVE on OVC Digital Network Tennessee Tech University will recognize and honor its student-athletes with the first Golden Wings Awards Show, to be streamed LIVE on the OVC Digital Network on Tuesday, April 26. The event is NOT open to the public, but the webstream will show every minute of the event and is free.
April 21, 2016 Tech marches into OVC Tournament as No. 1 seed; set to play in semifinals Saturday morning Having already enjoyed a historic spring campaign, the Tennessee Tech tennis team takes aim at the greatest prize the year has to offer, an Ohio Valley Conference Tournament title and a trip to the NCAA Tournament.
April 21, 2016 TTU tennis cleans house at OVC awards dinner with slew of conference hardware NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Purple and gold reigned supreme at the annual Ohio Valley Conference awards dinner as an avalanche of postseason hardware descended upon on the Tennessee Tech tennis team.
April 16, 2016 Tennis caps off perfect OVC season with 7-0 victory against Murray State The Tennessee Tech tennis team achieved perfection in Ohio Valley Conference play, capping off an undefeated voyage through its conference slate with a 7-0 win over Murray State Saturday afternoon at Tech Tennis Courts.
April 15, 2016 Golden Eagles claim sole possession of regular season championship with 7-0 win over Governors The Tennessee Tech tennis team has officially grabbed sole possession of the 2016 Ohio Valley Conference regular season title, sealing the deal with an exclamation point behind a 7-0 win over Austin Peay Friday afternoon.
April 13, 2016 Tennis vying for sole possession of OVC regular season championship with pair of weekend tilts Having already captured a share of the Ohio Valley Conference regular season championship, the Tennessee Tech tennis team aims to take its next step in an already memorable year as the Golden Eagles search to seize the title outright with a pair of home matches over the weekend.
April 9, 2016 Tech captures share of regular season championship with 6-1 win over Eastern Illinois CHARLESTON, Ill. – The Tennessee Tech tennis team can check off one of its major goals of 2016, ensuring itself at least a share of the regular season Ohio Valley Conference championship thanks to a 6-1 victory at Eastern Illinois Saturday afternoon.
April 8, 2016 Tech’s flawless singles play leads them to 6-1 win over SIUE EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. – The Tennessee Tech tennis team soared during singles play, rallying back from an early doubles setback en route to taking all six singles tilts on the way to a 6-1 win over SIU Edwardsville.
April 7, 2016 TTU takes perfect conference record up north in matches with SIUE and EIU over the weekend Off to a torrid pace in its 2016 conference campaign, the Tennessee Tech tennis team searches to keep perfection alive as the Golden Eagles flock north for their final two road matches of the regular season.
April 6, 2016 Eduardo Mena honored as adidas® OVC Co-Male Tennis Athlete of the Week Following yet another perfect weekend on the courts, Tennessee Tech tennis player Eduardo Mena was recognized as the adidas® OVC Co-Male Tennis Athlete of the Week, sharing the honors with SIUE’s Patrick Gaffigan.
April 2, 2016 Tennis team moves to 5-0 in conference play with Saturday win over EKU Colonels The Tennessee Tech tennis team remained unbeaten in OVC play with a 5-2 victory Saturday over Eastern Kentucky. Tech is now 5-0 in league matches and has won 13 consecutive regular season OVC contests.
April 1, 2016 Golden Eagles fly higher in battle of unbeatens with 6-1 nod over Morehead State The Tennessee Tech tennis team flexed its home dominance Friday afternoon, powering its way to a 6-1 victory over Morehead State to remain undefeated in Ohio Valley Conference play.
March 31, 2016 Golden Eagles host Morehead State and EKU over the weekend Tech Tennis Courts will be the epicenter of the Ohio Valley Conference tennis world over the weekend as three OVC clubs with a combined conference record 10-1 will clash in Cookeville.
March 26, 2016 Golden Eagles remain unbeaten in OVC play with 5-2 win over Gamecocks The Tennessee Tech tennis team extended its Ohio Valley Conference regular-season winning streak to 11 consecutive matches, and improved to 3-0 this season in league play with a 5-2 win Saturday at Jacksonville State.
March 24, 2016 Tech narrowly edged by Louisville in non-conference finale LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The type of drama you read about unfolded Thursday evening at Bass-Rudd Tennis Center, but when the dust finally settled, Louisville squeaked out a 4-3 victory over the Tennessee Tech tennis team in TTU’s final non-conference match of the season.
March 24, 2016 Golden Eagles close out non-conference slate with meeting at Louisville For the final time this season, the Tennessee Tech tennis team will square off with a non-conference opponent as the Golden Eagles trek to Louisville to tangle with the Cardinals Thursday evening.
March 19, 2016 Golden Eagles complete perfect Nashville trip with 6-1 win over Belmont NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Saturday afternoon proved to be déjà vu for the Tennessee Tech tennis team as the Golden Eagles notched their second straight 6-1 win in Nashville, knocking off Belmont to improve to 2-0 in OVC play.
March 18, 2016 Tech kicks off OVC play with a 6-1 win over Tennessee State NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech tennis team opened its 2016 conference campaign in sterling fashion Friday afternoon, rolling past Tennessee State, 6-1, in the first of two matches in Nashville over the weekend.
March 16, 2016 Golden Eagles soar into OVC action with matches at TSU and Belmont It’s the most important time of the year and it’s finally upon the Tennessee Tech tennis team, as the Golden Eagles unwrap Ohio Valley Conference action with a trip to Nashville over the weekend.
March 12, 2016 Tech toppled by NAIA No. 1 Georgia Gwinnett LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. – The Tennessee Tech tennis team hit a bump in the road against the NAIA’s top team in the country, falling 5-2 at No. 1 Georgia Gwinnett Saturday afternoon.
March 10, 2016 Golden Eagles roll past USC Upstate in second home match of the season The Tennessee Tech tennis team flexed its muscles at home Thursday afternoon, rolling to a 6-1 victory over USC Upstate to kick off a busy stretch of three matches in three days.
March 9, 2016 Golden Eagles gear up for three-straight days of action, highlighted by home matches on Thursday and Friday The Tennessee Tech tennis team gets set to unwrap a busy slate of action as the Golden Eagles will hit the courts for three-straight days in the final tune up before OVC play begins.
March 8, 2016 Eduardo Mena captures adidas® OVC Male Tennis Athlete of the Week For the first time this spring, Tennessee Tech tennis player Eduardo Mena was recognized as the adidas® OVC Male Tennis Athlete of the Week, following another stellar weekend for the Golden Eagle sophomore.
March 6, 2016 Tech closes weekend action with loss to No. 7 Wake Forest WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – The Tennessee Tech tennis team was unable to make it two-straight wins Sunday evening, falling to No. 7 Wake Forest, 7-0, to conclude a two-match road swing in Winston-Salem.
March 5, 2016 Golden Eagles even up overall record with 4-3 win over Radford WINSTON-SALEM, N. C. – The Tennessee Tech tennis team kicked off its two-match weekend set in stellar fashion Saturday afternoon, edging Radford, 4-3, at the Wake Forest Tennis Complex.
March 4, 2016 Tech marches to Winston-Salem, N.C. for a pair of weekend matches The Tennessee Tech tennis team sets its sights on a busy weekend as the Golden Eagles trek to North Carolina for a pair of matches in Winston-Salem.
February 27, 2016 Golden Eagle tennis claims top two singles spots, but falls to Tennessee, 4-3 The Tennessee Tech tennis team (2-3) waged a battle with Tennessee Saturday afternoon inside the Goodfriend Tennis Center, forcing a third set in four of the six singles matches and capturing the two top spots, before the Vols (6-4) claimed a 4-3 victory.
February 26, 2016 Golden Eagles head to Knoxville for Saturday tilt with the University of Tennessee Its back on the road for the Tennessee Tech tennis team as the Golden Eagles scoot over to Knoxville Saturday afternoon for a matchup with the University of Tennessee at 4 p.m. CT.
February 18, 2016 Golden Eagles soar past Chattanooga in 2016 home opener The Tennessee Tech tennis team kicked off its 2016 home slate with a bang, christening its Cookeville campaign with a dominating 6-1 performance over Chattanooga in the club’s home opener at Tech Tennis Courts Thursday afternoon.
February 16, 2016 Tech to host Chattanooga in 2016 home opener With a season-opening three-match road swing now in the rearview mirror, the Tennessee Tech tennis team will christen its 2016 home slate Thursday morning with an 11 a.m. CT matchup with Chattanooga at Tech Tennis Courts.
February 12, 2016 Slow start plagues Tech in 5-2 loss at Florida Gulf Coast FORT MYERS, Fla. – The Tennessee Tech tennis team’s comeback bid fell short Friday evening as the Golden Eagles were ultimately unable to overcome a slow start en route to a 5-2 loss at Florida Gulf Coast.
February 11, 2016 Golden Eagles end season-opening three-match road trip with affair at Florida Gulf Coast The Tennessee Tech tennis team will put the finishing touches on a season-opening three-match road trip Friday afternoon as the Golden Eagles trek down to Fort Myers, Fla. to tangle with Florida Gulf Coast at 4 p.m. CT.
February 7, 2016 Tech tripped up at UNC Asheville for first loss of 2016 ASHEVILLE, N.C. – A pair of wins at the top of the lineup were ultimately not enough for the Tennessee Tech tennis team as the Golden Eagles fell, 4-3, to UNC Asheville Sunday afternoon.
February 5, 2016 Golden Eagles flock to UNC Asheville for second match of 2016 Fresh off a season-opening victory over Lipscomb, the Tennessee Tech tennis team aims to make it two straight in the win column as the Golden Eagles will travel to UNC Asheville for a Sunday showdown with the Bulldogs at 2 p.m. CT from Asheville Racquet Club.
February 5, 2016 Tennis boasts three players in preseason top 10 rankings; Golden Eagles selected as preseason No. 1 Headlined by a trio of players ranked inside the preseason top eight, the Tennessee Tech tennis team came up golden in the Ohio Valley Conference’s predicted order of finish and player rankings as voted on by the league’s 10 head coaches.
January 30, 2016 Golden Eagle tennis opens season with narrow, 4-3 victory over Lipscomb The Tennessee Tech tennis team used the crucial point it earned in doubles play to pull off a 4-3 victory over Lipscomb Saturday night in the Golden Eagles season opening match played at the Richland Country Club indoor courts. The teams split the six singles points.
January 29, 2016 Tech unwraps 2016 dual season with Music City matchup against Lipscomb It’s time to dust off the rackets and maneuver west down I-40 for the Tennessee Tech tennis team as the Golden Eagles head to Nashville Saturday evening to christen the 2016 dual season.
January 5, 2016 Six home matches help make up 2016 Tennessee Tech tennis spring schedule With the start of the 2016 spring season rapidly approaching, the Tennessee Tech tennis team unveiled its schedule, which begins Jan. 30 with a match at Lipscomb.
November 8, 2015 Golden Eagles have solid showing at Wake Forest to close out fall schedule Tennessee Tech players opened strong with wins in every flight, and came home with 10 total victories at the Wake Forest Invitational to close out the fall portion of the schedule for coach Kenny Doyle's tennis team.
November 5, 2015 Tennessee Tech tennis team closes out fall season tournament play at Wake Forest Invitational The Tennessee Tech men’s tennis team closes out fall tournament play at the Wake Forest Invitational this weekend.
October 25, 2015 Golden Eagles notch six victories in NCSU Wolfpack Invitational Tennessee Tech players posted six wins over the weekend in the North Carolina State University Wolfpack Invitational tennis tournament.
October 22, 2015 Tennis heads to Raliegh, N.C. for N.C. State Invitational Another weekend means another tournament for the Tennessee Tech tennis team.
October 19, 2015 Mena upended by Indiana's Monette in USTA/ITA Regionals singles final Tennessee Tech sophomore Eduardo Mena was topped by Indiana's Sam Monette Monday in the USTA/ITA Regional Championships singles final.
October 18, 2015 Eduardo Mena advances to singles finals at USTA/ITA Regionals Tennessee Tech sophomore Eduardo Mena has advanced to the singles finals at the USTA/ITA Regional Championships, and plays Monday for the chance to play in the National Indoor Intercollegiate Championships.
October 14, 2015 Four Golden Eagles to represent Tech at USTA/ITA Ohio Valley Regional Championships Another full weekend of tournament play sends the Tennessee Tech tennis team to the University of Tennessee for the USTA/ITA Ohio Valley Regional Championships on Thursday-Monday at the Goodfriend Tennis Center and the Knoxville Racquet Club.
October 6, 2015 Tech duo of Arovin, Esteban playing in ITA All-America Qualfying Tournaey in Tulsa Tennessee Tech's all-OVC doubles pair of Alex Arovin and Alberto Esteban open play Tuesday afternoon at the ITA All-America Qualifying Tournament in Tulsa, Okla.
October 4, 2015 Esteban, Mena make splash at ITA All-America Pre-Qualifying; Tech plays on two fronts The Tennessee Tech tennis team played on two fronts this weekend, posting wins in Tulsa, Okla., at the ITA All-American Pre-Qualifying tournament, as well as the Steve Baras Classic in Chattanooga.
October 1, 2015 Tech tennis travels to UT-Chattanooga for Steve Baras Fall Classic and ITA All-American Pre-Qualifying. Another fall, sports-filled weekend sends the Tennessee Tech tennis team to the University of Tennessee-Chattanooga to compete in the 33rd annual Steve Baras Fall Classic tennis tournament at the Championship Club on Friday-Saturday.
September 27, 2015 Nicolas claims Flight D championship to highlight Tech's play at Purdue Invitational Freshman Guille Nicolas won the Flight D singles championships and all four Golden Eagles competing claimed at least one victory over the weekend at the Purdue Invitational.
September 24, 2015 Tennessee Tech tennis team heads to West Lafayette, Ind. for Purdue Invitational Another fall season tournament sends the Tennessee Tech tennis team to West Lafayette, Ind. to compete in a three-day competition at the Purdue Invitational.
September 14, 2015 Esteban reached Division III singles championship to highlight Tech's play at Southern Intercollegiates Junior Alberto Esteban ran of a strong of four consecutive victories to advance to the championship of the Division III singles draw, highlighting opening weekend play for the Tennessee Tech tennis team.
September 11, 2015 Tennis kicks off fall season at Southern Intercollegiate Championships Fall season sports are at full force as the Tech tennis team opens it’s season at the Southern Intercollegiate Championship at the University of Georgia.
August 24, 2015 Golden Eagle fall tennis schedule loaded with challenging tournament action Challenging tournaments abound on the 2015 fall schedule awaiting the Tennessee Tech tennis team. Coach Kenny Doyle feels the tough slate will allow his players to continue to improve, coming off a 2015 Ohio Valley Conference regular season championship.
July 17, 2015 Golden Eagles All-Academic Team, three receive Scholar-Athlete Awards from ITA The Tennessee Tech University tennis team has been named a 2015 All-Academic Team and three Golden Eagles are Scholar-Athlete Award winners, announced this week by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA).
June 28, 2015 Tennis standout Alex Arovin selected as Tech's Outstanding Male Athlete of the Year Named the OVC Player of the Year and leading his team to the conference championship were two of the primary factors in Alex Arovin being selected as Tennessee Tech's Outstanding Male Athlete of the Year for 2014-15.
May 4, 2015 Cintas wins Maverick Award, Mena named tennis team MVP COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Junior Alvaro Cintas received the Johnny Donnelly Maverick Award and freshman Eduardo Mena was named the team's Most Valuable Player as the Tennessee Tech tennis team gathered recently for it's annual post-season awards picnic. Head coach Kenny Doyle announced the award winners.
April 18, 2015 Golden Eagles fall to APSU, 4-0, in OVCtournament semifinals NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The Tennessee Tech tennis team could not repeat their feat of topping Austin Peay as they had a week ago in the regular season final. On Saturday, TTU fell 4-0 to the Governors in the semifinals of the Ohio Valley Conference tournament.
April 17, 2015 Tech tennis heads to Ohio Valley Conference Championships The Tennessee Tech tennis team prepares to take part in the 2015 Ohio Valley Conference Championships on Saturday afternoon at 2 p.m CT, at the Centennial Sportsplex Tennis Center in Nashville. The Golden Eagles earned a first-round bye and will play the winner of Austin Peay and Morehead State.
April 16, 2015 Golden Eagles sweep individual awards, named to 2015 all-Ohio Valley Conference teams. The name Tennessee Tech was called quite often Thursday evening when the Ohio Valley Conference announced the 2015 post-season tennis awards. The honors were presented at the OVC Awards Dinner on the eve of the league’s tennis tournament.
April 14, 2015 Arovin earns adidas® OVC Tennis Athlete of the Week honor Tennessee Tech tennis junior Alex Arovin was named the adidas® OVC Tennis Athlete of the Week, as named by the Ohio Valley Conference, for the first time of his career on Tuesday morning.
April 11, 2015 Tech tops APSU, earns share of 2015 regular season crown CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. - Following a 5-2 win over host Austin Peay, the Tennessee Tech tennis team finished the 2015 regular season with an impressive 8-1 record in Ohio Valley Conference play, and earned a share of the regular season title.
April 10, 2015 Tech tops Murray State, heads to APSU for chance at title MURRAY, Ky. – The Tennessee Tech tennis team continued its winning ways on Friday afternoon, topping host Murray State, 7-0, in Ohio Valley Conference action. The win over Murray sets the Golden Eagles up for a crucial match on Saturday against undefeated Austin Peay, for a chance at a share of the OVC Regular Season title.
April 9, 2015 Tech tennis team hits the road for its final two regular season matches The Tennessee Tech tennis team hits the road for its final two regular season matches, as they head to Murray State and Austin Peay this weekend. Tech will face Murray first on Friday at 12 p.m. CT, and will face APSU on Saturday at 11 a.m.
April 7, 2015 Tech tops visiting JSU Gamecocks, 4-0 The Tennessee Tech tennis team played their final home match of the season on Tuesday afternoon, topping visiting Jacksonville State, 4-0.
April 4, 2015 Golden Eagles sweep SIUE, move to 5-0 at home, 5-1 in the OVC The Tennessee Tech tennis team swept the visiting SIU Edwardsville, 5-0 on Saturday afternoon to move to 7-12 overall, and 5-1 in Ohio Valley Conference play.
April 2, 2015 Tech to host SIUE, Jacksonville State over the weekend The Tennessee Tech tennis team will host SIU Edwardsville and Jacksonville State over the next few days. SIUE comes to Cookeville on Saturday for a 12 p.m. CT match, while the JSU Gamecocks will head to town on Monday for a 1 p.m. CT match
April 1, 2015 Golden Eagles top EIU in midweek match The Tennessee Tech tennis team took advantage of a sunny afternoon on Wednesday, as they took down Ohio Valley Conference foe Eastern Illinois, 7-0, for the first sweep of the season.
April 1, 2015 Tech hosts EIU in mid-week match-up The Tennessee Tech tennis team moved up its Friday match against Eastern Illinois to Wednesday afternoon at 1 p.m. due to pending inclement weather.
March 28, 2015 Tech wraps up weekend with dominant win over TSU The Tennessee Tech tennis team moved to 3-0 at home so far this season, as the Golden Eagles topped the visiting Tennessee State, 6-1.
March 27, 2015 Tech tops Belmont in marathon match In a match that seemed to go on forever, with breaks by Mother Nature, the Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles took the final advantage, winning 4-3, on the final set, topping the Belmont Bruins on Friday afternoon.
March 26, 2015 Tennis hosts both Belmont, Tennessee State in weekend matches The Tennessee Tech tennis team returns home for the first two games of a five-game home-stand, hosting Belmont on Friday, and Tennessee State Saturday. Both matches will be held at 12 p.m.
March 24, 2015 Golden Eagles wings clipped by nationally-ranked Cardinals LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The Tennessee Tech tennis team fell on Tuesday at the hand of nationally-ranked No. 23 Louisville, 6-1.
March 22, 2015 Tech Tennis heads to Louisville for mid-week match COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech tennis team returns to action on Tuesday afternoon as they head north to Louisville to take on the Cardinals in the Bass-Rudd Tennis Center at 2:30 p.m. CT.
March 14, 2015 Tech tops Morehead State in Saturday afternoon action MOREHEAD, Ky. – The Tennessee Tech tennis team recorded its first Ohio Valley Conference win of the season on Saturday, topping host Morehead State, 5-2.
March 13, 2015 Tech falls in Ohio Valley Conference Opener RICHMOND, Ky. – The Tennessee Tech tennis team split the singles competition, but were unable to come back as the Eastern Kentucky Colonels (7-5, 1-0) opened with a win in double competition, winning the dual 4-3.
March 12, 2015 Golden Eagles open up OVC play at EKU, Morehead State The Tennessee Tech tennis team opens up Ohio Valley Conference play this weekend as the team heads to Eastern Kentucky and Morehead State.
March 10, 2015 Golden Eagles strong at the top, but fall at Georgia State, 4-3 ATLANTA, Ga. -- Tennessee Tech proved plenty strong at the top of the lineup, but winning the three top singles points couldn't push the Golden Eagles quite far enough in a 4-3 loss Tuesday to Georgia State.
March 9, 2015 Golden Eagles fall to Winthrop, 4-3 The Tennessee Tech tennis team fell to Winthrop on Monday afternoon, 4-3, in Atlanta, Ga.
March 8, 2015 Tech heads to Atlanta for Monday match with Winthrop COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech tennis team hits the road for a Monday afternoon match with Winthrop on a neutral site in Atlanta, Ga. at 11 a.m. CST.
March 7, 2015 Golden Eagles top Jackrabbits in first home match of 2015 COOKEVILLE, Tenn. - The Tennessee Tech tennis team hosted South Dakota State on Saturday afternoon, opening up the 2015 home season on a positive note, winning 6-1.
March 6, 2015 Tech hosts South Dakota State in first home match of 2015 The Tennessee Tech tennis team is set to host its home opener on Saturday morning, as the squad is slated to take on the South Dakota State Jackrabbits at 12p.m. CST, which is an hour later than the original start time due to weather conditions.
March 1, 2015 Kennesaw State wins final two points for 5-2 victory Sunday ACWORTH, Ga. -- After pulling to within a point at 3-2, the Tennessee Tech tennis team wasn't able to add any more and dropped a 5-2 non-conference match at Kennesaw State Sunday afternoon.
February 28, 2015 Arovin and Esteban prevail, but Golden Eagles fall at Georgioa Tech ATLANTA, Ga. -- Georgia Tech took control in every singles match and claimed a 7-0 non-conference victory Saturday over Tennessee Tech in tennis action, despite an overpowering No. 1 doubles win by Alex Arovin and Alberto Esteban.
February 27, 2015 ETSU blanks Golden Eagles 7-0 to open three-match weekend The Tennessee Tech tennis team opened a busy, three-match weekend by taking a 7-0 loss to East Tennessee State at the Bristol Racquet & Fitness Club in Bristol, Tenn.
February 27, 2015 Arovin, Esteban preseason all-OVC picks, Golden Eagles tabbed for fourth place Two Tennessee Tech players rank among the Top 10 in the Ohio Valley Conference, and the Golden Eagles are picked to finish fourth in the league, according to a preseason poll of conference coaches.
February 25, 2015 Tennis team back in action following nearly two-week break due to weather The Tennessee Tech tennis team gets back to action this weekend with three non-conference dual matches, following a layoff of nearly two weeks due to weather cancellations last weekend.
February 18, 2015 Weekend tournament cancelled for Golden Eagle tennis team Tennessee Tech's visit to Georgia this weekend for a tennis tournament at Kennesaw State has been canceled due to winter weather conditions.
February 15, 2015 Tech falls vs. UNC Asheville in Sunday matinee ASHEVILLE, Tenn. -- Tennessee Tech claimed the top three singles matches Sunday afternoon, but the Golden Eagles dropped points in the lower spots as well as the doubles point in sustaining a tough, 4-3 loss to UNC Asheville in the Asheville Racquet Club Downtown
February 14, 2015 Golden Eagles fall twice at No. 20 Tennessee Saturday The 20th ranked Tennessee Volunteers claimed two matches from Tennessee Tech Saturday, winning indoors in the first match, 6-1, and moving outdoors to post a 4-0 win in the second.
February 10, 2015 Golden Eagles face Tennessee twice, UNC Asheville on busy weekend The Tennessee Tech tennis team faces three matches in two days, with a pair of Saturday battles in Knoxville against the University of Tennessee and a Sunday afternoon match at UNC Ashville.
February 8, 2015 Golden Eagles post season's first win, top Chattanooga Mocs, 5-2 HIXSON, Tenn. -- The Tennessee Tech tennis team claimed a 5-2 win over the Chattanooga Mocs Sunday at the Hixson Racquet Club, giving the Golden Eagles their first dual match victor of the year.
February 6, 2015 Golden Eagles head to instate foe UTC The Tennessee Tech tennis team heads to face instate foe Chattanooga on Saturday, as they take on the Mocs in a 9 a.m. CST showdown on Sunday morning.
February 1, 2015 Golden Eagles topped by Blue Raiders in Sunday matinee match NASHVILLE -- A day that began with a super start for the Tennessee Tech tennis team turned into the blues as the Golden Eagles dropped a 5-2 match to the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders at Nashboro Village Athletic Center.
January 31, 2015 Golden Eagle tennis team drops season opener to Lipscomb, 4-3 Tennessee Tech had plenty of punch at the top end of its lineup Saturday evening, but couldn't produce any points from the bottom spots in dropping a 4-3 decision to Lipscomb in the Golden Eagle season opener.
January 31, 2015 Golden Eagle tennis squad opens with two weekend matches in Music City The Tennessee Tech tennis team gets the 2015 dual match season underway this weekend with a pair of indoor matches in Nashville. Tech faces Lipscomb Saturday night and Middle Tennessee Sunday at noon.
December 10, 2014 Six home matches featured in 2015 Tennessee Tech tennis schedule Aiming to return to the throne in the Ohio Valley Conference after wearing the crown in 2012 and 2013, the Tennessee Tech tennis team gets its 19-match 2015 season underway at the end of January.
November 10, 2014 Tech tennis wrapped up fall season at the Commodore Scramble NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech men’s tennis team wrapped up the fall season battling some big-name opponents from around the south at the Commodore Scramble held at Vanderbilt’s Currey Tennis Center.
November 6, 2014 Golden Eagles close out the fall season with Commodore Scramble The Tennessee Tech tennis team heads to the Commodore Scramble this weekend where they will face opponents from Belmont, Alabama, Ole Miss, Memphis, Middle Tennessee, and host Vanderbilt.
October 20, 2014 Tech tennis team wraps up play at the USTA/ITA Regional Championships NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Tech tennis team wrapped up play at the USTA/ITA Regional Championships this weekend. The Golden Eagles are part of the Ohio Valley region and played the meet at host school Vanderbilt University.
October 13, 2014 Tennis wraps up play at the WFU Fall Invite The Tennessee Tech tennis team wrapped up play at the WFU Fall Invite this weekend on the campus of Wake Forest University.
October 5, 2014 Tennessee Tech tennis team wrapped up play at the 32nd UTC Steve Baras Fall Classic CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech tennis team wrapped up play at the 32nd UTC Steve Baras Fall Classic, hosted by the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga on Sunday.
October 2, 2014 Golden Eagles looking for success at Chattanooga tournament Action will start early Friday morning for the six Tennessee Tech tennis players competing this weekend at the 32nd UTC Steve Baras Fall Classic, hosted by the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.
October 1, 2014 Golden Eagle sophomore Alex Arovin faces top notch foes at ITA Championships TULSA, Okla. -- It was a learning experience and a chance to improve his game for Tennessee Tech sophomore Alex Arovin, who faced a couple of top-notch opponents in his appearance at the ITA All-American Championships.
September 28, 2014 Two Tech players advance in ITA Pre-Qualifying before being ousted by seeded foes TULSA, Okla. -- It took opponents seeded among the top players in the field to eliminate Tennessee Tech entries Eduardo Mena and Alberto Esteban at the ITA All-America Championships Pre-Qualifying rounds Sunday.
September 27, 2014 TULSA TIME: Mena, Esteban playing in ITA Pre-Qualifying rounds Tennessee Tech has a pair of players competing this weekend in the ITA All-American Pre-Qualifying tournament, beginning Saturday at the University of Tulsa.
September 21, 2014 Newcomers Mena, Tejas capture flight championships at Purdue WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. -- Tennessee Tech freshmen Eduardo Mena and Carlos Tejas each fought their way through their entire flight at the Purdue Fall Invitational to capture championships Sunday. Mena won the Flight D title, and Tejas won the Flight E crown.
September 19, 2014 Golden Eagles part of large field at Purdue Invitational this weekend Facing players not only from teams around the country, members of the Tennessee Tech tennis team will compete this weekend in the Fifth Annual Purdue Fall Invitational where they will meet opponents from around the world.
September 14, 2014 Golden Eagles tennis takes part in first tournament of the fall ATHENS, Ga. – The Tennessee Tech tennis team started off its fall season this past weekend as the Golden Eagles participated in the 2014 Southern Intercollegiate Championships on the campus of the University of Georgia.
September 11, 2014 Four Golden Eagles to represent TTU at ITA All-American Championships The Tennessee Tech tennis team has had four student-athletes chosen to participate in the Saint Francis Health System Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) Men's All-American Championships that will be held at the end of September through the beginning of October.
September 10, 2014 Tennessee Tech tennis boasts first ranked player since '09-'10 The Tennessee Tech tennis program boasts it first nationally ranked student-athlete since 2009 as junior Alex Arovin will open the season listed tied for 94th nationally in the preseason Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) rankings. The ITA lists the Top 125 individuals.
August 22, 2014 Tennessee Tech tennis adds experienced assistant coach Tennessee Tech and head coach Kenny Doyle announced the addition of assistant coach Mirko Bjelica to Golden Eagle tennis staff.
July 15, 2014 Golden Eagle tennis named ITA All-Academic team, three are Scholar-Athletes The Tennessee Tech tennis team has earned distinction as an All-Academic Team by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA), and Golden Eagles Vasily Eremeev, Gagan Jain and Alberto Esteban have been named Scholar-Athletes.
May 15, 2014 NCAA Report: Golden Eagle tennis team tops OVC in 2014 APR For the fifth consecutive year, all 14 Tennessee Tech athletic teams comfortably exceeded the national standard for the the NCAA multi-year Athletic Progress Rate (APR), and the Golden Eagle tennis team topped the OVC.
May 13, 2014 Esteban wins Maverick Award, Arovin named tennis team MVP Sophomore Alex Arovin was named MVP and freshman Alberto Esteban received the Johnny Donnelly Maverick Award as Tennessee Tech tennis coach Kenny Doyle gathered his team to present the 2014 team awards.
April 16, 2014 Arovin, Esteban earn first-team all-OVC tennis team honors PADUCAH, Ky. -- Tennessee Tech sophomore Alex Arovin and freshman Alberto Esteban have been voted first-team all-conference by the Ohio Valley Conference tennis coaches. The honors were announced Wednesday at the OVC Tournament.
April 13, 2014 Golden Eagles top Morehead State, 5-2, in season finale Tennessee Tech went down fighting Sunday. The Golden Eagle tennis team defeated Morehead State, 5-2, in the regular season finale but the win wasn't quite enough to earn one of the six seeds in the OVC Tournament.
April 12, 2014 Eastern Kentucky captures 5-2 OVC win over Golden Eagles Eastern Kentucky put a point on the scoreboard with a pair of doubles victories, then polished off wins in four of the six singles bouts to capture a 5-2 win over Tennessee Tech in the midst of a heated race to claim spots in the OVC Tournament.
April 11, 2014 Golden Eagles hosts two important OVC matches on final weekend of season The Tennessee Tech tennis team could be facing a must-win situation this weekend when it wraps up the regular season with two home matches against Eastern Kentucky and Morehead State. The outcomes could determine whether the Golden Eagles reach the OVC Tournament.
April 10, 2014 Tech tennis standout keeps an eye on happenings in his home country of Ukraine Sophomore Oleksiy Arovin is Tennessee Tech's top tennis player. He is also the lone Ukrainian student at the university, keeping up with family and friends amid the turmoil in his homeland.
April 6, 2014 Golden Eagles blank Tennessee State in Sunday OVC match NASHVILLE -- The Tennessee Tech tennis team had little trouble Sunday in posting a 7-0 victory over Tennessee State in Ohio Valley Conference action in the Music City.
April 5, 2014 Tiebreakers go to Bruins as Belmont edges Tech in OVC match Belmont captured a couple of points on tiebreakers to pull out a 4-3 victory over Tennessee Tech Saturday in Ohio Valley Conference tennis action.
April 4, 2014 Golden Eagles face three matches in three days, starting Friday on a neutral court With just two weeks remaining in the regular season, the Tennessee Tech tennis team faces three matches in three days this weekend, opening with a non-conference match on neutral courts followed by a pair of crucial Ohio Valley Conference bouts in Nashville.
March 27, 2014 Esteban, Cintas lift Golden Eagles in come-from-behind OVC win over Govs Alberto Esteban and Alvaro Cintas won the final two matches of the afternoon, helping Tennessee Tech pull out a 4-3 Ohio Valley Conference victory over Austin Peay in tennis action Thursday afternoon.
March 26, 2014 Golden Eagles welcome Austin Peay Thursday in rescheduled match Postponed a couple weeks ago due to lousy weather, Tennessee Tech's Ohio Valley Conference tennis match with Austin Peay is set for 1 p.m. Thursday on the TTU campus courts.
March 23, 2014 Golden Eagles drop close contest at SIUE EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. -- Play at the bottom of the lineup proved to be the difference Sunday as SIU Edwardsville collected a 4-3 Ohio Valley Conference tennis victory over Tennessee Tech at the Edwardsville YMCA. The Cougars clinched the match with a victory in the No. 6 singles spot.
March 22, 2014 Eastern Illinois grabs 5-2 OVC home win over Golden Eagles Things never quite worked out Saturday for the Tennessee Tech tennis team, which dropped a 5-2 Ohio Valley Conference match at Eastern Illinois. The Golden Eagles got wins in the two top singles positions, but that was all they could muster in falling to the host Panthers.
March 20, 2014 Northern road swing includes OVC matches at Eastern Illinois and SIUE The Tennessee Tech tennis team heads to Eastern Illinois Saturday and SIUE Sunday to face a pair of teams that have never beaten the Golden Eagles.
March 19, 2014 Bump in the road: Golden Eagle tennis team falls at Jax State, 4-3 JACKSONVILLE, Ala. -- The Tennessee Tech tennis team lost its Ohio Valley Conference road match at Jacksonville State Wednesday afternoon, falling to the Gamecocks, 4-3.
March 15, 2014 Golden Eagles sweep Murray State, 7-0, to open conference slate The Tennessee Tech tennis team swept Murray State, 7-0, Saturday to open Ohio Valley Conference play with their 17th consecutive regular season league victory. Sunday's match with Austin Peay has been postponed due to anticipated cold and poor weather.
March 14, 2014 Tech's begins quest for third straight OVC Championship The Tennessee Tech tennis team hosts a pair of visitors this weekend to open Ohio Valley Conference play, as the Golden Eagles begin their quest for a third consecutive regular season league championship.
March 10, 2014 Golden Eagles topped by D-II No. 4 Georgia Gwinnett Grizzlies The fourth-ranked Division II tennis team in the nation, Georgia Gwinnett College remained unbeated Monday and improved to 9-0 by taking a 6-1 match from Tennessee Tech.
March 9, 2014 Birds of Prey: Kennesaw Owls claim 5-2 win over Golden Eagles Tennessee Tech dropped the first of its two matches in Georgia with a 5-2 loss at Kennesaw State on Sunday at Fair Oaks Park in Marietta.
March 7, 2014 Golden Eagles face pair of matches in Georgia Nine days since claiming its first victory of the season, the Tennessee Tech tennis team returns to the court for the first time Sunday morning with a match at Kennesaw State. The Golden Eagles will follow that with a Monday morning contest at Georgia Gwinnett College.
February 28, 2014 Golden Eagles slip past Lipscomb for first dual match victory NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Tennessee Tech notched its first dual match victory Friday night, claiming a 4-3 decision over Lipscomb at the Richland Country Club.
February 26, 2014 Golden Eagles face Lipscomb Friday at Richland Country Club The Tennessee Tech tennis team has been on the practice courts for the past 10 days, and Friday night will return to action with a dual match against Lipscomb at the Richland Country Club at 7 p.m.
February 16, 2014 Georgia State edges past Golden Eagle tennis team, 4-3 PEACHTREE CITY, Ga. -- Georgia State captured wins in the bottom of the singles ladder to clinch a 4-3 non-conference victory Sunday over Tennessee Tech in a match played at the Peachtree City Indoor Tennis Center.
February 14, 2014 One day later than expected, Tech visits Georgia State Sunday morning The match will take place one day later than originally scheduled due to weather concerns in the Peach State, as Tennessee Tech visits Georgia State Sunday for a tennis match beginning at 10 a.m. CT.
February 9, 2014 UNC Asheville Bulldogs claim 6-1 win over Tennessee Tech Tennessee Tech put up a good fight before dropping the doubles point, then fell in five of six singles events as the UNC Ashville Bulldogs claimed a 6-1 victory over the Golden Eagles in a non-conference tennis match Sunday afternoon in the Asheville Racquet Club Downtown.
February 6, 2014 Golden Eagle tennis team visits UNC Asheville for Sunday match Led by newcomer Oleksiy Arovin in the No. 1 position, the Tennessee Tech tennis team visits UNC Asheville for a Sunday afternoon match.
January 30, 2014 Road Tested: Long day in Louisville nets losses to Rockets and Cards The Tennessee Tech tennis team dropped two non-conference matches Thursday in Louisville, falling to Toledo, 5-2, in the morning and taking a 6-1 defeat at the hands of No. 47 Louisville in the evening.
January 28, 2014 Golden Eagles in Louisville Thursday to face Rockets, Cardinals The Tennessee Tech tennis team will spend the entire day Thursday in Louisville, facing the Toledo Rockets at 8 a.m. and the Louisville Cardinals at 5 p.m., both in the Bass-Rudd Tennis Center.
January 25, 2014 Golden Eagle tennis team drops Saturday afternoon contest at Chattanooga Despite an early lead following doubles play, the Tennessee Tech tennis team couldn’t maintain it’s momentum and dropped a 4-2 non-conference dual match to Chattanooga Saturday afternoon at the Hixson Racquet Club.
January 23, 2014 Golden Eagle net squad in Chattanooga Saturday to face Mocs The Tennessee Tech tennis team heads to Chattanooga Saturday for a match at noon against the UTC Mocs. The match will be played at the Hixson Racquet Club.
January 18, 2014 No. 6 Volunteers sweep Golden Eagles in season-opening match The sixth-ranked Tennessee Volunteers swept to wins in every event Saturday morning in handing Tennessee Tech a 7-0 loss in the season-opening dual match for both squads.
January 16, 2014 Golden Eagles open spring slate at No. 6 Tennessee Saturday Two-time defending Ohio Valley Conference regular season tennis champion Tennessee Tech will get the spring dual match schedule underway this Saturday when it travels to Knoxville to challenge No. 6 Tennessee at 9 a.m.
December 31, 2013 SCHOLAR POWER: Tech student-athletes post highest combined GPA in history Tennessee Tech student-athletes posted the highest combined GPA in school history during the fall semester, with four teams registering the highest semester GPA in the history of their sports.
November 1, 2013 Tech tennis team claims another consolation championship, closes out fall season ROCK HILL, S.C. – The Tennessee Tech tennis team put together a solid finish to its fall season over the weekend, claiming its second consolation championship in as many weeks while competing at the Winthrop Invitational.
November 1, 2013 Golden Eagle tennis team concludes fall season at Winthrop Fall Invitational ROCK HILL, S.C. - It's the beginning of the end of the fall season for the Tennessee Tech tennis team as the Golden Eagles head to South Carolina for the Winthrop Fall Invitational from Friday, Nov. 1 to Sunday, Nov. 3.
October 28, 2013 Tech tennis team grabs consolation title off racket of Jain in Elon, N.C. ELON, N.C. – Another event led to another solid showing by the Tennessee Tech tennis team over the weekend, as the Golden Eagles tangled in the east at the Elon Fall Invitational in Elon, N.C.
October 25, 2013 Tech tennis team to compete in Elon Fall Invitational in North Carolina ELON, N.C. - The Tennessee Tech tennis team will once again hit the courts, heading to the Elon Fall Invitational in Elon, N.C. Friday, Oct. 25. The tournament will run from Friday morning until Sunday, Oct. 27.
October 21, 2013 Golden Eagle tennis team puts up strong showing at Grizzly Open LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. – There were solid results across the board for the Tennessee Tech tennis team this past weekend, as several Golden Eagles left it all out on the court at the Grizzly Open hosted by Georgia Gwinnett College.
October 18, 2013 Golden Eagle tennis heads south for Grizzly Open in Lawrenceville, Ga. LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. - After a solid showing at the USTA/ITA Regional Championships, the Tennessee Tech tennis team will hit the courts again this weekend as it travels south to Lawrenceville, Ga. for the Grizzly Open.
October 11, 2013 Tech tennis team collects early success at USTA/ITA Regional Championships KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech tennis team was back in action this past weekend, as the Golden Eagles participated in the USTA/ITA Regional Championships hosted by the University of Tennessee in Knoxville.
October 11, 2013 Tech tennis team at USTA/ITA Regional Championships in Knoxville KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - The Tennessee Tech tennis team is back in action Friday morning as the Golden Eagles head east for the USTA/ITA Regional Championships in Knoxville, Tenn. This marks the second time in three years that the University of Tennessee will host the event.
September 29, 2013 Esteban shines for Golden Eagles at UTC/Steve Baras Fall Classic CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. - The Tennessee Tech tennis team is starting to find its groove, as the Golden Eagles posted several singles and doubles victories over the weekend at the UTC/Steve Baras Fall Classic hosted by Chattanooga.
September 27, 2013 Tech tennis team makes trip to 31st UTC Steve Baras Fall Classic CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. - After nearly 10 days without an event, the Tennessee Tech tennis team will return to action Friday as the Golden Eagles make their way to the UTC/Baras Fall Classic at the Champions Club.
September 13, 2013 Tech tennis team gains early fall experience at Southern Intercollegiate Championships ATHENS, Ga. - After four days of competition at one of the premier college tournaments in the nation, the Tennessee Tech men's tennis team collected valuable experience during the Southern Intercollegiate Championships over the weekend.
September 13, 2013 Golden Eagle tennis team opens 2013-14 season in Athens, Ga. ATHENS, Ga. - It's tennis time in Cookeville as the Tennessee Tech tennis team will open the 2013 fall tournament schedule this weekend at the Dan Magill Tennis Complex on the University of Georgia campus in the Southern Intercollegiate Championships.
June 30, 2013 Abdukhalikov chosen Tech's Outstanding Male Athlete for 2012-13 Among several great performances in 2012-13 by a variety of Tennessee Tech's male athletes, nobody was quite as dominant as senior tennis standout Syrym Abdukhalikov, who has been chosen as the school's Outstanding Male Athlete.
June 9, 2013 Unique support from around the world for Dwenger endowment Heath Dwenger’s former teammates and college friends are determined he won’t be forgotten. Using a creative, unique idea for a worldwide fundraising effort, the idea received more than $23,000 toward a scholarship endowment in Dwenger’s memory.
June 6, 2013 Once again: Combined 14-team GPA tops 3.0 for ninth consecutive semester For the ninth consecutive semester, Tennessee Tech’s student-athletes have teamed up to top 3.0 for their combined grade point average. The 14-team GPA for the 2013 spring semester was 3.161, with two squads posting their highest team GPA in history.
June 4, 2013 Tech tennis roster a lesson in world geography For the members of the Golden Eagle tennis team, heading home for the summer is not as easy as most Tennessee Tech students. The players on the 2013 roster hail from seven different countries from South America to Europe.
May 9, 2013 Eremeev wins Maverick Award, Abdukhalikov named tennis team MVP Senior Syrym Abdukhalikov was named the MVP and sophomore Vasily Eremeev received the Johnny Donnelly Maverick Award Thursday as Tennessee Tech tennis coach Kenny Doyle gathered his team on final time to celebrate the 2013 championship season.
May 9, 2013 Former Golden Eagle, Maverick Award winner Heath Dwenger passes away Word came recently of the death of former Tennessee Tech tennis player Heath Dwenger, the first recipient of the Johnny Donnelly Maverick Award in 1999. Former team manager Brooks shares his thoughts about Heath.
April 20, 2013 Belmont comes out above 4-2 over Golden Eagles in OVC Semis The Tennessee Tech tennis team's season came to a close as they fell to Belmont 4-2 in the Ohio Valley Conference tournament semifinals.
April 20, 2013 Top-Seeded Golden Eagles open OVC tournament play Saturday Tennessee Tech tennis team won the regular season league title and enter with the top seed in this weekend's Ohio Valley Conference tournament at Helfin Tennis center in Paducah, Ky.
April 18, 2013 Highest OVC tennis honors go to champion Golden Eagles PADUCAH, Ky. -- Syrym Abdukhalikov was named the Ohio Valley Conference Player of the Year and Kenny Doyle received Coach of the Year honors when the league announced the 2013 tennis awards Thursday at the tournament dinner.
April 17, 2013 Three in a row: Abdukhalikov named adidas OVC Tennis Player of the Week After finishing off the Golden Eagle season undefeated in conference play, Tennessee Tech senior Syrym Abdukhalikov earned his third straight adidas Ohio Valley Conference Male Athlete of the Week in tennis.
April 14, 2013 OVC CHAMPS: Tech tennis team claims league title outright with win Sunday With a 5-2 victory Sunday at Murray State, the Tennessee Tech tennis team completed its second consecutive sweep of Ohio Valley Conference foes, clinching the regular season league championship with a 9-0 record.
April 13, 2013 Golden Eagles stun Govs, clinch share of OVC title with 5-2 win Tennessee Tech cleared a major hurdle Saturday with a 5-2 road win over Austin Peay, clinching at least a share of the OVC Tennis regular season title. The Golden Eagles can claim the crown outright Sunday with a win at Murray State.
April 12, 2013 Golden Eagles wrap up their season on the road this weekend A victory Saturday at Austin Peay would leave Tech as the only unbeaten team in the conference, and clear the way for the Golden Eagles to capture back-to-back regular season championships by finishing the schedule with another win Sunday at Murray State.
April 10, 2013 Abdukhalikov named OVC Tennis Player of the Week for second straight week Tennessee Tech senior Syrym Abdukhalikov named adidas Ohio Valley Conference Male Athlete of the Week in tennis for the second straight week.
April 10, 2013 Tennis match at Lipscomb cancelled due to impending weather Thursday's match between the Tennessee Tech tennis team and Lipscomb University is cancelled due to impending weather.
April 7, 2013 Golden Eagle streak reaches 15; Tech clinches top two finish in OVC With a 5-2 victory Sunday over visiting Eastern Illinois, the Tennessee Tech tennis team improved to 7-0 in the Ohio Valley Conference and has clinched one of the top two seeds in the upcoming conference tournament.
April 6, 2013 Tech keeps OVC streak alive with 5-1 win over SIUE Golden Eagles knocked off OVC opponent SIU Edwardsville Saturday afternoon 5-1, extending its conference winning streak to 14 and improving to a 6-0 league record this season.
April 5, 2013 Golden Eagles wrap up OVC home schedule with two this weekend The Tennessee Tech tennis team wraps up its OVC home schedule this weekend hosting SIUE on Saturday and Eastern Illinois on Sunday. The Golden Eagles are currently 5-0 in OVC play, with three of those wins coming at home.
April 3, 2013 Tech improves to 5-0 in OVC play with 4-3 win against Jacksonville State The Golden Eagles made it 13 straight Ohio Valley Conference wins, including their 5-0 mark this season, after they knocked off a strong Jacksonville State team, 4-3, Wednesday afternoon.
April 3, 2013 Abdukhalikov named OVC Tennis Player of the Week Tennessee Tech senior Syrym Abdukhalikov has been named adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Male Athlete of the Week in tennis. Abdukhalikov went 2-0 at No. 1 singles and 2-0 at the No. 1 doubles spot last week.
April 2, 2013 Jacksonville State visits Wednesday to test surging Golden Eagles Tennessee Tech looks to continue its league success as it hosts Jacksonville State at 1 p.m. on the Tech Tennis Courts.
March 30, 2013 Tennis streak stretches to 12 as Tech tops Eastern Kentucky, 4-3 RICHMOND, Ky. -- The Tennessee Tech tennis team pulled out a 4-3 victory Saturday at Eastern Kentucky, improving to 4-0 in Ohio Valley Conference action this year and running its regular season OVC winning streak to 12 straight.
March 29, 2013 Abdukhalikov rallies for final win as Tech tops Morehead State, 4-3 Syrym Abdukhalikov rallied late in his No. 1 singles match to capture a victory which clinched a narrow, 4-3 win for Tennessee Tech Saturday at Morehead State in Ohio Valley Conference tennis action. It was Tech's 11th straight regular season OVC win.
March 28, 2013 Golden Eagles take 10-match win streak to Kentucky for two tests The Tennessee Tech tennis team, 2-0 in the Ohio Valley Conference this season and owning a 10-match league regular season winning streak, will be in Kentucky this weekend for a pair of conference tests.
March 20, 2013 Match versus Jacksonville State postponed until April 3 The Tennessee Tech tennis match scheduled for Thursday against Jacksonville State has been postponed until Wednesday, April 3.
March 17, 2013 Golden Eagle tennis 2-0 in OVC play with Sunday win over Belmont The Tennessee Tech tennis team won its second OVC match of the weekend Sunday, posting a dramatic 5-2 victory over Belmont.
March 16, 2013 Golden Eagles sweep Tigers to net first win of the season Tennessee Tech continued its dominance over Tennessee State Saturday, claiming a 7-0 victory over the Tigers in Ohio Valley Conference tennis action to post the Golden Eagles' first victory of the season.
March 15, 2013 Tennis team opens OVC play with pair of home matches this weekend The Tennessee Tech tennis team opens Ohio Valley Conference play this weekend, hosting a pair of in-state rivals with Tennessee State paying a Saturday visit and league newcomer Belmont in town Sunday.
March 4, 2013 UNC Asheville claims 5-2 match over Golden Eagles The Tennessee Tech tennis team fell to UNC-Asheville 5-2 Sunday at the Asheville Racquet Club Downtown.
March 2, 2013 Golden Eagles visit UNC Asheville for Sunday afternoon match The Tennessee Tech tennis team heads to the mountains this weekend, visiting UNC Asheville Sunday for a 1 p.m. match. It's the teams final non-conference match and closes a grueling early schedule.
February 10, 2013 Golden Eagles handed 5-0 loss at No. 10 Mississippi State Tenth-ranked Mississippi State handed Tennessee Tech a 5-0 loss Sunday evening as the Golden Eagles fell to the Bulldogs at the McCarthy Gymnasium.
February 8, 2013 Golden Eagles visit No. 10 Mississippi State this weekend It’s been nearly 40 years since the Tennessee Tech tennis team has faced off against Mississippi State as Tech visits the tenth ranked Bulldogs Sunday at 5 p.m. CT in Starkville.
February 3, 2013 Wins at top not enough, Tech falls at Appalachian State, 4-3 BOONE, N.C. -- Tennessee Tech captured the doubles point and two top singles positions, but Appalachian State swept the bottom four singles spots to claim a 4-3 victory over the Golden Eagles Sunday afternoon.
February 1, 2013 Golden Eagles bid for first win Sunday at Appalachian State Two tennis teams looking to find some early season success will tangle Sunday afternoon when Tennessee Tech visits Appalachian State for an 11 a.m. CT match.
February 1, 2013 Golden Eagles predicted to finish first in OVC tennis race Tennessee Tech is picked to finish first in the OVC in a poll of the league’s tennis coaches, and the Golden Eagles have three of the top eight players in the league’s preseason player rankings.
January 27, 2013 Golden Eagle tennis team falls at Winthrop, 5-2 Tennessee Tech earned wins at the two top singles posts from Syrym Abdukhalikov and Alejandro Augusto, but the Golden Eagles fell at Winthrop Sunday, 5-2.
January 26, 2013 Golden Eagle tennis team topped by Charlotte, 6-1 Syrym Abdukhalikov earned a victory at the No. 1 singles position, but it was the lone point of the day for Tennessee Tech as the Golden Eagles lost to Charlotte, 6-1, Saturday afternoon.
January 26, 2013 Tennis team visits Charlotte, Winthrop this weekend The early road stretch continues for Tennessee Tech's tennis team, which plays matches this weekend at Charlotte on Saturday and Winthrop on Sunday.
January 21, 2013 No. 63 Georgia State claims 6-1 win over Golden Eagles; Syrym wins Senior Syrym Abdukhalikov earned a straight set victory in the top singles spot, but it was the lone point of the day for Tennessee Tech as the Golden Eagles were defeated, 6-1, by No. 63 Georgia State Monday morning in Atlanta.
January 20, 2013 Chattanooga edges Golden Eagle tennis squad, 4-3 Chattanooga built a 4-0 lead to win the match before Tennessee Tech won the final three points in falling to the Mocs, 4-3, Sunday morning.
January 19, 2013 Golden Eagles topped by Oklahoma State in Knoxville KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- Oklahoma State swept to a 4-0 victory over the Tennessee Tech tennis team Saturday evening in Knoxville. The Golden Eagles play at Chattanooga Sunday morning and Georgia State Monday morning.
January 17, 2013 Golden Eagles handed 4-0 season-opening loss at No. 19 Tennessee The Tennessee Tech tennis team opened the 2013 dual match schedule Thursday with a 4-0 loss at No. 19 Tennessee in Knoxville.
January 14, 2013 Tennis schedule opens with ranked teams, tough road stretch The Tennessee Tech tennis team opens the dual match portion of its schedule on Thursday at No. 20 Tennessee, the first of several ranked opponents that fill a challenging road stretch for coach Kenny Doyle's team.
November 4, 2012 Golden Eagle players get wins at Alabama, Carolinas Invitationals Members of the Tennessee Tech tennis team notched wins over the weekend at two different tournaments. Two Golden Eagles played at the Alabama Crimson Tide Invitational and two played at the Carolinas Invitational.
November 2, 2012 Four inducted into TTU Sports Hall of Fame The Tennessee Tech Sports Hall of Fame welcomed four new inductees Friday night at the annual Hall of Fame Dinner. The new members are Ken Fults, Janet Holt-Baker, Randy Smith and Grant Swallows.
November 1, 2012 Four Tech players competing this weekend in Alabama, South Carolina The Tennessee Tech tennis team will be trying to score points on two fronts this weekend, with players heading to tournaments in Alabama and South Carolina.
October 25, 2012 Randy Smith to be inducted into TTU Sports Hall of Fame Nov. 2 The list of Randy Smith’s contributions to Tennessee Tech Athletics includes a successful playing career, an award-winning career as Golden Eagle tennis coach, and several years as an administrator. Smith will be inducted into the TTU Sports Hall of Fame on Friday, Nov. 2.
October 21, 2012 Tech pair each nets singles victories at USTA/ITA Regionals Tennessee Tech tennis standouts Syrym Abdukhalikov and Alejandro Augusto each claimed victories in singles play before bowing out at the USTA/ITA Ohio Valley Regional this weekend at the University of Memphis.
October 18, 2012 Two Golden Eagles in Memphis for USTA/ITA Regional Tournament Golden Eagles Syrym Abduhkalikov and Alejandro Augusto will be in Memphis this weekend to play in the USTA/ITA Ohio Valley Regional tennis tournament.
October 14, 2012 Tarasov wins flight championship to highlight play at Tennessee Invitational Tennessee Tech sophomore Artem Tarasov claimed the championship in the Volunteer Singles Flight and teamed with junior Vasily Eremeev to win the consolation crown in the White Doubles Flight during play at the Tennessee Fall Tennis Invitational.
October 11, 2012 Five Golden Eagles head to Knoxville for Tennessee Invitational Five Golden Eagles will represent Tennessee Tech this weekend in Knoxville at the University of Tennessee Invitational men's tennis tournament, to be played at Barksdale Stadium and nearby courts in Tyson Park.
September 23, 2012 Tech players win three championships at Louisville Fall Invitational Tennessee Tech players claimed three championships Sunday in tennis action at the Louisville Fall Invitational, including an impressive victory for the Flight "A" doubles championship by Syrym Abdukhalikov and Alejandro Augusto.
September 21, 2012 Golden Eagles find succes on first day of Louisville Fall Invitational Alejandro Augusto has advanced to the quarterfinals of the Flight “A” singles draw, and joined playing partner Syrym Abdukhalikov in moving on to the next round in the Flight “A” doubles event as the Tennessee Tech tennis team met with success Friday on the first day of the Louisville Fall Invitational.
September 20, 2012 Golden Eagle tennis team at Louisville Invitational Friday-Sunday The Tennessee Tech tennis team will be in Louisville this weekend to compete in another challenging field, this time at the University of Louisville Invitational.
September 8, 2012 Tech duo stuns second-seeded Gator pair in Southern Intercollegiates Tennessee Tech's unseeded duo of Syrym Abdukhalikov and Alejandro Augusto claimed a surprising 8-4 victory over the second-seeded pair from the University of Florida to highlight the first day of play Friday at the Southern Intercollegiate Championships.
September 6, 2012 Golden Eagle tennis team begins play this weekend at Southern Intercollegiates The Tennessee Tech tennis team will get the 2012 fall tournament schedule underway this weekend when it visits the University of Georgia's Dan Magill Tennis Complex for the Southern Intercollegiates. A field of 24 teams will compete over three days in Athens.
September 4, 2012 TTU Sports Hall of Fame Class of 2012 to include four inductees Three former student-athletes, and one of the Athletic Department’s most successful coaches, are the four people who will be enshrined into the Tennessee Tech Sports Hall of Fame in November as the school honors its athletic legacy with the 38th annual induction ceremony.
August 8, 2012 Golden Eagle tennis team ready to get back to action with Fall tourney play The Tennessee Tech tennis team is scheduled to compete in five tournaments during the 2012 fall season, which will get underway in early September.
May 26, 2012 Kirstein wins Maverick Award, Abdukhalikov and Augusto also honored Senior Justin Kirstein won the Johnny Donnelly Maverick Award while junior Syrym Abdukhalikov accepted the MVP award and Alejandro Augusto won the Impact award for the 2012 Tennessee Tech tennis team.
April 22, 2012 Eastern Kentucky tops Tech to capture OVC Tournament title The Eastern Kentucky Colonels avenged a regular season loss to Tennessee Tech Sunday with a 4-1 win in the OVC Tournament Championship. The loss snapped a 10-match win streak by the Golden Eagles.
April 21, 2012 Eremeev lifts Tech past Jax State in semifinals and into Sunday's championship Vasily Eremeev claimed the deciding point as the Tennessee Tech tennis team topped Jacksonville State, 4-3, Saturday in the semifinals of the Ohio Valley Conference men's tennis tournament in Nashville. Tech plays in the championship Sunday morning.
April 19, 2012 Doyle OVC Coach of the Year, Two Golden Eagles named all-OVC Kenny Doyle was named the Coach of the Year and both Syrym Abduhkalikov and Alejandro Augusto earned all-conference nods when the Ohio Valley Conference announced tennis awards for the 2012 season Thursday in Nashville.
April 21, 2012 Top-seeded Tech's bid for OVC Tourney championship begins Saturday Winning the regular season OVC title with a perfect 8-0 record gave the Tennessee Tech tennis team the top seed in this weekend's conference tournament. The Golden Eagles begin play in the semifinals Saturday morning in Nashville.
April 15, 2012 Tech completes perfect sweep of OVC, tops SIUE 7-0 for ninth straight The Tennessee Tech tennis team won its ninth consecutive match Sunday, topping SIU Edwardsville, 7-0, to claim the 2012 Ohio Valley Conference championship outright.
April 14, 2012 Share of OVC title and No. 1 seed secured with 6-1 win at EIU With a 6-1 victory Saturday over Eastern Illinois, Tennessee Tech clinched at least a share of the 2012 Ohio Valley Conference men’s tennis championship, and secured the No. 1 seed at next week’s OVC Tournament. Sunday Tech will try to win the title outright when it plays its regular season finale at SIU Edwardsville.
April 10, 2012 Comeback by Eremeev nets Tech 4-3 OVC victory over Austin Peay Golden Eagle Vasily Eremeev fought back from way behind Tuesday and clinched his singles point, giving the Tennessee Tech tennis team a 4-3 victory over Austin Peay in a battle between the league's two unbeaten squads.
April 4, 2012 Showdown time: Unbeaten Tech hosts unbeaten Austin Peay at 1 p.m. Much is at stake when the Tennessee Tech and Austin Peay tennis teams step onto the TTU Campus Courts Tuesday for an OVC Showdown at 1 p.m. Both teams come into the contest with 5-0 records in conefrence play.
April 1, 2012 Tech stays unbeaten in OVC play with 5-2 win at Jacksonville State A showdown between two Ohio Valley Conference unbeaten tennis teams is set up for Thursday in Cookeville when Tennessee Tech will host Austin Peay. On Sunday, the Golden Eagles remained perfect in the league with a 5-2 win at Jacksonville State.
March 31, 2012 Altered lineup nets same result; Golden Eagles top Tennessee State With an altered lineup that turned his two top players into spectators for the day, coach Kenny Doyle's Golden Eagle tennis team posted a 6-1 Ohio Valley Conference win over Tennessee State Saturday in Nashville.
March 30, 2012 Golden Eagles on the road this weekend for two OVC matches The Tennessee Tech tennis team will be on the road this weekend for a pair of Ohio Valley Conference matches, visiting Tennessee State Saturday and Jacksonville State on Sunday.
March 28, 2012 Golden Eagles blank Racers in mid-week OVC match The Tennessee Tech tennis team kept its Ohio Valley Conference record perfect at 3-0 and won its fourth consecutive match with a 7-0 victory over Murray State Wednesday afternoon.
March 28, 2012 Tech freshman Augusto named OVC Tennis co-Player of the Week Tennessee Tech freshman Alejandro Augusto was named Tuesday as the Ohio Valley Conference co-Player of the Week for his important role in helping the Golden Eagles win two OVC matches over the weekend.
March 27, 2012 Tennis team wraps up homestand Wednesday against Murray State The Tennessee Tech tennis team has put together an impressive run over the last 10 days and will look to extend its winning streak Wednesday as it hosts Murray State at 12 p.m.
March 23, 2012 Getting to know: Golden Eagle tennis player Vasily Eremeev From Russia with a sense of humor: In the continuing series of Getting to Know Tech's student-athletes, this installment looks into the personality of tennis player Vasily Eremeev.
March 25, 2012 Golden Eagles sweep weekend, top Morehead State Sunday, 5-2 The Tennessee Tech tennis team completed a sweep of its two Ohio Valley Conference weekend matches, downing Morehead State Sunday afternoon, 5-2. Tech is unbeaten in OVC play at 2-0 and has won three matches in a row.
March 24, 2012 Golden Eagles snap 25-match EKU regular season streak; Down Colonels 4-3 The Tennessee Tech tennis team stunned favored Eastern Kentucky Saturday, 4-3, snapping a regular season winning streak by the Colonels that had grown to 25 consecutive matches. Freshman Alejandro Augusto claimed the winning point.
March 22, 2012 First time: Golden Eagles play at home, face OVC action this weekend For the first time this season, the Tennessee Tech tennis team will play a home match and will also see it's initial Ohio Valley Conference action, when the Golden Eagles welcome Eastern Kentucky Saturday and Morhead State Sunday.
March 17, 2012 Golden Eagle tennis team claims 4-3 victory at UNC Asheville The Tennessee Tech tennis team earned a 4-3 non-conference victory Saturday afternoon at UNC Asheville.
March 14, 2012 Tech drops 6-1 match to future OVC foe Belmont Belmont won't join the Ohio Valley Conference until next season, but the Bruins got a little taste of league play Wednesday when they claimed a 6-1 victory over Tennessee Tech.
February 26, 2012 Golden Eagles tripped by East Tennessee, 6-1 Syrym Abduhkalikov won another singles match, but it was the lone point earned by the Tennessee Tech tennis team as the Golden Eagles were tripped by East Tennessee State Sunday, 6-1.
February 18, 2012 Louisville claims 6-1 match over Golden Eagles Alex Chen won his No. 2 singles point and teamed with Syrym Abduhkalikov to win the No. 1 doubles contest, but No. 35 Louisville claimed a 6-1 win Saturday over Tennessee Tech in men's tennis action.
February 18, 2012 Golden Eagles head to Louisville to face No. 35 ranked Cardinals The Tennessee Tech tennis team comes off a two-week layoff to face the Louisville Cardinals Saturday afternoon. Louisville was listed No. 35 in the latest ITA rankings.
February 9, 2012 Tech’s Tennis dual against Gardner-Webb postponed Tennessee Tech’s men’s tennis dual against Gardner-Webb scheduled for 11 a.m. Saturday has been postponed and has been rescheduled for April 11th.
February 3, 2012 Elon Phoenix sweeps Golden Eagle tennis team, 7-0 The Tennessee Tech tennis team ran into a buzz saw Friday afternoon, losing a 7-0 non-conference match to Elon in the first home action of the season for the Phoenix.
February 3, 2012 Golden Eagle Tennis picked to finish third in Preseason OVC Poll The Tennessee Tech tennis team has been selected to finish third in the Ohio Valley Conference standings by the head coaches from around the OVC and two Golden Eagles have received preseason recognition
February 2, 2012 Golden Eagles tennis takes on Elon Friday After capturing its first victory of the spring season last week, the Tennessee Tech tennis team will look to keep its momentum going Friday as it travels to Elon
January 28, 2012 Golden Eagles nab first win of season, topping UNCG 4-3 in Memphis Vasily Eremeev captured the final match of the day, breaking a 3-3 tie to clinch a 4-3 victory for the Tennessee Tech tennis team as the Golden Eagles outlasted UNC Greensboro Saturday in Memphis.
January 27, 2012 Tech opens weekend with 6-1 loss at No. 46 Memphis Tech got a three-set victory by Syrym Abduhkailikov in the top singles spot, but that was the only points the Golden Eagles were able to muster in dropping a 6-1 match Friday at No. 46 Memphis.
January 26, 2012 Golden Eagle tennis to take on Memphis, UNC Greensboro this weekend The Tennessee Tech tennis team continues its 2012 spring schedule this weekend as it heads west to Memphis for a pair of duals against No. 46 Memphis Friday and UNC Greensboro Saturday
January 22, 2012 Tennis team drops dual match with Chattanooga, 6-1 Tennessee Tech's season-opening weekend in Chattanooga didn't net any luck as the Golden Eagle tennis team dropped a 6-1 decision to the UTC Mocs Sunday morning despite forcing several tie-breakers and third-set play.
January 21, 2012 Tech netters open season with 6-1 loss to ranked Radford Tennessee Tech won the double point, but Radford swept all six singles contests as the No. 71 ranked Highlanders claimed a 6-1 victory over the Golden Eagle tennis team in the season-opening match in Chattanooga Saturday evening.
January 20, 2012 Golden Eagles open spring season against #71 Radford and UT Chattanooga The Tennessee Tech tennis team kicks off its 2012 spring schedule this weekend as it heads down to Chattanooga, for a pair of dual matches against No. 71 Radford Saturday and host UT Chattanooga Sunday morning
January 16, 2012 Golden Eagles open 2012 tennis schedule this weekend The Tennessee Tech tennis team will take part in 16 dual matches this spring, including eight Ohio Valley Conference contests with four of those at home. The spring slate begins this weekend against No. 71 Radford Saturday and Chattanooga on Sunday.
October 21, 2011 Golden Eagles continue play in Ohio Valley Regionals After posting three singles victories one day prior, the Tennessee Tech men’s tennis team earned another singles victory off the racquet of junior Syrym Abdukhailikov
October 21, 2011 A trio of Golden Eagles advance in the Ohio Valley Region Abdukhailikov, Chen and Eremeev advance to the second round of the USTA/ITA Ohio Valley Region
October 19, 2011 Six Golden Eagles to compete at USTA/ITA Ohio Valley Region A total of six Tennessee Tech men’s tennis players will take part in the five-day USTA/ITA Ohio Valley Regional, in Knoxville, Tenn.
October 4, 2011 Golden Eagles wrap up play at the ITA All-American Championships Senior Alex Chen and junior Syrym Abdukhailikov finished up play in the ITA All-American Championships Tuesday
October 3, 2011 Abdukhailikov advances to second round of ITA All-American Championships Junior Syrym Abdukhailikov earned his third victory of the fall season in the opening round of the ITA All-American Championships Monday
October 2, 2011 Chen goes 1-1 at ITA All-America Championships Senior Alex Chen took part in the ITA All-America Championships Saturday, in Tulsa, Okla.
September 30, 2011 Two Golden Egales playing at ITA Championships in Tulsa Alex Chen and Syrm Abduhkailikov will represent Tennessee Tech at the ITA Championships, beginning Saturday at the University of Tulsa. The two are slated for pre-qualifying play Saturday morning to get things started.
September 25, 2011 Eremeev, Kirstein wrap up Southern Invitational The Golden Eagles wrapped up the Southern Invitational Sunday, with a total of four singles victories over the weekend
September 24, 2011 Kirstein advanaces to Southern Invitational quaterfinals Fresh off his first win the in Southern Invitational Friday, senior Justin Kirstein continued to roll as he advanced to the quarterfinals. Kirstein defeated Tennessee’s Bryan Swartz Saturday in straight sets by the scores of 6-3 and 6-0
September 18, 2011 Abdukhailikov and Chen win Goodfriend Doubles Draw In their three days of competition at the Tennessee Fall Tournament, the Golden Eagles racked up a total of 15 victories, including 10 singles victories and five doubles victories
September 17, 2011 TTU doubles pairings advance to finals of Tennessee Fall Tournament Day two of the Tennessee Fall Invitational saw Tennessee Tech’s doubles team take center stage as the pairings of James Crawford and Vasily Eremeev, along with Alex Chen and Syrym Abdukhailikov, advanced to the finals of their respective draws
September 16, 2011 Undefeated Eremeev paces Tech on first day at Tennessee Invitational Vasily Eremeev went undefeated on the first day, winning twice in singles play and one doubles contest, to pace the Tennessee Tech tennis team at the Tennessee Invitational. He helped Tech claim eight wins in Friday's play.
September 14, 2011 Golden Eagle tennis team kicks off fall season at UT Tournament The waiting is almost over for the Tennessee Tech tennis team, which opens the fall portion of its 2011-12 season Friday through Sunday at the UT Fall Invitational in Knoxville.
August 23, 2011 Golden Eagle tennis team ready to get back to action with tourney play The Tennessee Tech men’s tennis team is scheduled to compete in six tournaments during the 2011 fall season.
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May 5, 2011 Chen, Girling receive 2011 Golden Eagle Tennis Team awards Junior Alex Chen received the Johnny Donnelly Maverick Award and senior Josh Girling was named the team's MVP at the Tennessee Tech tennis squad's post-season awards picnic.
April 16, 2011 Golden Eagles fall to Austin Peay in OVC semi-finals Despite entering the day on the heels of an emotional 4-3 win against Murray State in the previous round, the Tech tennis squad could not extend its season as the Austin Peay Governors took the semi-final dual by the score of 4-1
April 15, 2011 Chen's win lifts Tech to semifinals at OVC Tournament With the season riding on his singles contest, Tennessee Tech junior Alex Chen overcame the pressure to lift the Golden Eagles to the semifinals of the OVC Tournament Saturday, earning a 4-3 victory over Murray State on Friday.
April 15, 2011 Men's tennis OVC Tournament dual against Murray State pushed back Due to the threat of inclement weather the 2011 Ohio Valley Conference Men’s and Women’s Tennis Championship schedule has been altered
April 14, 2011 Third-seeded Golden Eagles face Murray State to open OVC tourney Seeking just three wins to reach the NCAA Tournament, the third-seeded Tennessee Tech tennis team takes on sixth-seeded Murray State Friday at 2 p.m. in the first round of the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament at the Lone Oak Tennis Center in Paducah, Ky.
April 14, 2011 Girling, Chen, Eremeev and Kirstein earn all-OVC honors Four members of the Tennessee Tech men’s tennis team have received all-OVC nods, with Josh Girling being named all-OVC first-team and Alex Chen, Vasily Eremeev and Justin Kirstein being named second-team
April 10, 2011 Colonels overpower Tech to clinch Ohio Valley Conference title Eastern Kentucky clinched the Ohio Valley Conference regular season men's tennis title and top seed in the league's post-season tournament with a 7-0 victory over Tennessee Tech Sunday afternoon, denying the Golden Eagles a share of the crown.
April 9, 2011 Golden Eagles extend winning streak to four as they down Morehead State The Tennessee Tech men’s tennis team won a tough one as they defended their home courts with a 4-3 win over Morehead State
April 9, 2011 Girling, Harris face final home matches as Tech hosts two OVC rivals Seniors Josh Girling and Lloyd Harris will play their final home matches this weekend when the Tennessee Tech tennis team hosts Morehead State Saturday and league-leader Eastern Kentucky Sunday.
April 5, 2011 Golden Eagles make it three straight as they down Belmont Despite some tough competition, the Tennessee Tech men's tennis team was able to keep rolling as it won its third straight dual with a 4-3 victory at Belmont.
April 2, 2011 Golden Eagle tennis team claims 5-2 road win at Murray State Tennessee Tech swept the top four singles positions on the way to earning a satisfying 5-2 Ohio Valley Conference victory Saturday at Murray State. The Golden Eagles improved to 4-1 within the OVC.
April 1, 2011 Golden Eagles dominate Tigers in Nashville Tennessee Tech ended its losing streak with a bang as it took down the Tennessee State Tigers 6-0 for its third Ohio Valley Conference victory of the season.
March 31, 2011 Tech drops OVC tennis dual to Austin Peay The Tennessee Tech men’s tennis team saw its undefeated Ohio Valley Conference record come to an end as it absorbed a 5-2 loss at Austin Peay Thursday.
March 30, 2011 Golden Eagle tennis team faces three OVC tests on the road The Tennessee Tech men's tennis team, undefeated in OVC play at 2-0, will face three road tests within the Ohio Valley Conference this week with stops at Austin Peay Thursday, Tennessee State Friday and Murray State Saturday.
March 27, 2011 Men’s tennis falls to Charlotte at Radford The Tennessee Tech men’s tennis team fell 4-6 on the season as it lost its non-conference dual to Charlotte 4-1 Sunday.
March 27, 2011 Tech Tennis Match Canceled Due to Weather Due to inclement weather, this weekend’s men’s tennis matches against Charlotte and George Washington have been canceled, with no makeup dates scheduled.
March 25, 2011 No. 63 Radford claims 7-0 victory over Golden Eagle netters Ranked No. 63 in the latest ITA poll, the Radford Highlanders extended their winning streak to 10 straight matches with a 7-0 victory over Tennessee Tech Friday afternoon.
March 24, 2011 Four Golden Eagle teams in action this weekend, all on the road Tennessee Tech's baseball, softball, tennis and track & field teams are all in action this weekend, and all on the road. The Golden Eagles will be representing Tech in Virginia, Kentucky, Illinois and Tennessee.
March 20, 2011 Golden Eagles dominate Panthers in home opener The Tennessee Tech men’s tennis team opened its 2011 home schedule with a 6-1 victory over Eastern Illinois to improve to 4-4 on the season, with a perfect 2-0 mark in OVC play.
March 20, 2011 Golden Eagles play first home match Sunday; Panthers visit for OVC play The Tennessee Tech men's tennis team will play its first home match of the season Sunday when Eastern Illinois visits for an Ohio Valley Conference contest beginning at noon.
February 26, 2011 Golden Eagles open OVC play with win at Jacksonville State The Tennessee Tech's tennis team returned home Saturday with a 5-2 victory against Jacksonville State in their first Ohio Valley Conference match of the season.
February 25, 2011 Tennis team opens conference schedule Saturday at Jax State The Golden Eagle tennis team plays its first Ohio Valley Conference match on Saturday, visiting Jacksonville State for an 11 a.m. contest. Tech was picked to finish second in the OVC race this spring while the Gamecocks were tabbed for a third-place finish.
February 13, 2011 Kirstein gets clincher as Golden Eagles edge Gardner Webb, 4-3 Junior Justin Kirstein got to be the hero Sunday afternoon, winning his No. 3 singles battle in a tiebreaker to give Tennessee Tech a 4-3 victory at Gardner Webb.
February 12, 2011 Georgia State claims 6-1 win over Golden Eagles in Atlanta The host Georgia State Panthers claimed the doubles points and five of six singles events to earn a 6-1 victory over Tennessee Tech Saturday in men's tennis action in Atlanta.
February 9, 2011 Golden Eagle tennis squad picked to finish second in OVC preseason poll The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagle tennis team was picked to finish in second place in the 2011 Ohio Valley Conference men's tennis race
February 5, 2011 Chen clinches as Golden Eagle tennis team edges Chattanooga, 4-3 Junior Alex Chen pulled out a thrilling three-set victory at No. 1 singles to break a tie and clinch a 4-3 match win for the Golden Eagles Saturday afternoon at UT Chattanooga.
February 4, 2011 Golden Eagles and Chattanooga meet for 50th time in series The Tennessee Tech tennis team will be in Chattanooga Saturday afternoon to face the UT Chattanooga Mocs, the 50th all-time meeting between the two in-state rivals on the tennis court.
January 28, 2011 Golden Eagle tennis team downed by No. 58 Memphis Alex Chen claimed a win at the No. 1 singles spot for the second week in a row, but it was the lone point for Tennessee Tech as No. 58 Memphis defeated the Golden Eagles, 6-1, Friday night.
January 27, 2011 Golden Eagle tennis team plays at No. 58 Memphis Friday night With the lessons from their opening weekend behind them, the Tennessee Tech men's tennis team heads to the University of Memphis Friday to face the Tigers. Memphis will be Tech's second ranked opponent in a week.
January 23, 2011 Middle Tennessee earns 6-1 victory over Golden Eagle tennis squad Alex Chen earned a victory at No. 1 singles, but that was the lone point of the day as Tennessee Tech dropped a 6-1 decision to Middle Tennessee State Sunday afternoon.
January 22, 2011 Golden Eagle tennis team falls to No. 39 Vanderbilt The Golden Eagle tennis team battled in its season opener Saturday before falling to No. 39 Vanderbilt, 7-0. Tech is back in Nashville Sunday to face Middle Tennessee State.
January 21, 2011 Golden Eagle tennis team opens spring schedule this weekend The Tennessee Tech tennis team will begin its 2011 dual match season on the road this weekend, playing No. 39 Vanderbilt Saturday morning and meeting Middle Tennessee at noon Sunday.
November 7, 2010 Men finish fall season at Crimson Tide Invitational The Golden Eagles wrapped up their fall season over the weekend at the Alabama Crimson Tide Invitational. Three players from Tech competed in singles and doubles where they captured some first round wins.
November 4, 2010 Three Golden Eagles to play at Alabama Crimson Tide Invitational Three Golden Eagle players will be in Tuscaloosa, Ala., this weekend competing in the Crimson Tide Invitational at the University of Alabama. Coach Kenny Doyle will take John Taylor, Joseph Proctor and James Crawford to the event.
October 24, 2010 Kirstein nets two wins, leads Tech trio at USTA/ITA Regional Justin Kirstein had the top results of the three Golden Eagle men's tennis players competiting over the weekend at the USTA/ITA Regional in Lexington, Ky.
October 21, 2010 Three Golden Eagles playing in ITA Regionals Golden Eagles Alex Chen, Josh Girling and Justin Kirstein will represent Tennessee Tech this weekend in Lexington at the 2010 ITA Regionals, being hosted by the University of Kentucky.
October 20, 2010 Three compete in USTA/ITA Ohio Valley Regional Championship Three players will represent Tennessee Tech this weekend at the 2010 USTA/ITA Ohio Valley Regional Championships. The completely indoor tournament will consist of some of the best players in collegiate rankings, it will be hosted by University of Kentucky.
October 19, 2010 Coquerille, Harris and Thatcher to represent Tech at NCAA Forum The inaugural NCAA Student-Athlete Leadership Forum will take place this week in Orlando, Fla., and Tennessee Tech will send softball player Lacie Coquerille, Lloyd Harris from the tennis team.
October 16, 2010 Cline leads women, Taylor paces men's team at Evansville Freshman Rebecca Cline was the top finisher Saturday for the Tech women's cross country team while senior Sam Taylor led the men's team at the Evansville Invitatational.
October 10, 2010 Tech wraps up weekend at Elon Invitational Four players wrap up the Elon Fall Invitational this weekend after each grabbing a win. Tech competed with 13 other schools in singles and doubles play.
October 7, 2010 Tech competes in Elon Invitational The Tech men's tennis team is back on the road this weekend to join 13 schools in the Elon Invitational. Match play begins with singles play at 10:00 a.m on Friday, Oct. 8.
October 4, 2010 Harris and Crawford take third-flight of doubles at UTC Fall Classic Doubles pair Lloyd Harris and James Crawford lead the Tennessee Tech tennis team in earning the third-flight doubles championship this weekend at the UTC Fall Classic.
September 30, 2010 Back in action at UTC Fall Classic Tennessee Tech men's tennis team is back on the road this weekend to compete in the University of Tennessee at Chatanooga Fall Classic Tournament. Four Tech players will compete amongst the top players in the region starting Friday morning.
September 26, 2010 Tech makes showing at Southern Intercollegiate Championships Two athletes represented Tech well as they competed amongst the top schools in the nation this weekend at the Southern Intercollegiate Championships. Josh Girling and Justin Kirstein each captured wins for Tech in singles play.
September 23, 2010 Two Golden Eagles playing at Southern Intercollegiate Championships Golden Eagle tennis standouts Josh Girling and Justin Kirstein will be in Athens, Ga., this weekend to represent Tennessee Tech at the 43rd annual Southern Intercollegiate Championships being hosted by the University of Georgia.
September 20, 2010 Girling captures his flight, Golden Eagles fare well at Indiana Senior Josh Girling went undefeated to capture the second singles flight and freshman John Taylor claimed the fourth singles backdraw title as the Tech men's tennis team had a solid weekend showing at the Indiana Invitational.
September 17, 2010 Five set to compete in IU Invitational Tennessee Tech will be one of eight teams competing this weekend in the Indiana University Invitational.
September 17, 2010 First day of IU Invitational English duo makes showing in doubles in the morning, followed by continued success from Josh Girling in singles. More singles matches will be played tomorrow.
September 12, 2010 Pair of Golden Eagles battle in finals at UNCG Invitational A pair of Golden Eagles were the only players left standing in the A2 Singles Flight at the UNC Greensboro Invitational and Justin Kirstein claimed the victory when teammate Josh Girling retired following his win in an exhausting semifinal battle Sunday morning.
September 11, 2010 Two advance to semifinals of UNCG Invitational after rain delay today Two Golden Eagle tennis players will attempt to continue winning streaks in the semifinal rounds Sunday morning at UNC Greensboro Invitational.
September 10, 2010 Golden Eagle tennis team opens fall slate in North Carolina Coach Kenny Doyle is taking six players to North Carolina this weekend as the Tennessee Tech men's tennis squad gets the fall tournament schedule underway at the UNC Greensboro Invitational.
August 4, 2010 Looking Back: A peek into the Golden Eagle photo archives Featured this week: Tennis player Gernot Fischer was a three-time all-OVC winner and set school records during his career from 2000 to 2003.
July 28, 2010 Fall tennis schedule has mens team playing tournaments in six states The Tennessee Tech mens tennis team will compete in seven tournaments throughout six states during the course of the fall season. Head coach Kenny Doyle announced the team's fall schedule this week.
July 11, 2010 Three of Techs own travel to South Africa for the 2010 World Cup Brooke Mayo, Lloyd Harris and Yianni Doropoulos have taken in six games in Capetown at four different venues thus far during the group stage of the 2010 gala.
May 3, 2010 Mens and womens tennis hand out 2009-10 team awards Mens and womens head coach Kenny Doyle recently announced the team award recipients for the 2009-10 season at the teams awards cookout.
April 20, 2010 Tech celebrates Student-Athlete Appreciation Day with picnic Tennessee Tech celebrated its student-athletes by hosting a picnic at the Golden Eagle softball game Tuesday, recognizing the university's more than 300 student-athletes.
April 18, 2010 Golden Eagles fall short, lose 4-2 to EKU in OVC Championship Top-seeded Eastern Kentucky University claimed the 2010 OVC men's tennis title for the first time since 1951 with a 4-2 win over Tennessee Tech Sunday in Paducah.
April 17, 2010 Tech men to play for OVC tennis title Sunday after downing Murray State, 4-1 The Tennessee Tech mens tennis team will play for the Ohio Valley Conference tournament championship Sunday morning after mowing down Murray State, 4-1, in the semifinals Saturday at the Lone Oak Tennis Center in Paducah.
April 15, 2010 Stafford OVC Freshman of the Year, four earn all-OVC tennis honors Nick Stafford was named the OVC Men's Tennis Freshman of the Year, and four Golden Eagles earned all-conference honors as the league announced annual awards on the eve of the championship tournament.
April 12, 2010 Mens tennis finishes regular season with 5-2 win over Lipscomb The Tennessee Tech mens tennis team defeated Lipscomb, 5-2, in the teams final regular season dual match of the season on Saturday in Nashville.
April 12, 2010 Mens tennis earns second seed in OVC Tournament Following a 6-1 record in conference play, the Tennessee Tech mens tennis team has earned the No. 2 seed going into this weekends OVC Tournament.
April 9, 2010 Tech sweeps Tennessee State, 7-0 The Tennessee Tech mens tennis team defeated visiting Tennessee State, 7-0, at the Tech Tennis Courts on Friday.
April 8, 2010 Tennis matches vs. TSU moved to 2 p.m. Friday; Final home action The Ohio Valley Conference tennis matches between Tennessee Tech and Tennessee State will start three hours later than originally scheduled. The women's and men's teams will now square off at 2 p.m. on the Tech campus tennis courts, in the final home contest of the year for the Golden Eagle teams.
April 6, 2010 Tech men sweep singles to top Morehead State, 6-1 Following an exciting doubles competition that saw two matches decided in a tie-breaker, the Tennessee Tech mens tennis team won all six singles matches against Morehead State on Tuesday to capture a 6-1 victory at MSUs Sadler Courts.
April 3, 2010 Tennis, softball starts delayed as rain passes through region Light rain in the Upper Cumberland has forced a slight change in the schedule for Saturday's home tennis and softball contests. The tennis matches are now scheduled for 12:30 p.m. while softball is moving to a 2:30 p.m. start time.
April 3, 2010 Top, bottom of lineup lead Tech to 5-2 win over Murray State The top two spots and the bottom two positions each won singles points to help lift the Tennessee Tech men's tennis team to a 5-2 victory Saturday over visiting Murray State in Ohio Valley Conference action.
April 2, 2010 Golden Eagle men's tennis team sweeps past Cougars, 7-0 The Tennessee Tech men's tennis team dropped just one set all day in posting a convincing 7-0 non-conference victory Friday over visiting SIU Edwardsville.
March 28, 2010 Eastern Kentucky prevails in battle of unbeaten teams, tops Tech 5-2 In a mammoth battle between OVC unbeatens, the Eastern Kentucky men's tennis team outlasted visiting Tennessee Tech 5-2 Sunday afternoon in the Greg Adams Indoor Tennis Center.
March 21, 2010 Tech sweeps singles matches for 6-0 OVC victory over EIU Panthers Tennessee Tech captured all six singles matches at the Danville Indoor Tennis Center, leaving no need to play doubles as the Golden Eagles improved to 3-0 in the OVC with a 6-0 victory over Eastern Illinois Sunday.
March 19, 2010 Mens tennis rolls to a 6-1 victory over Austin Peay A two-week layoff did not affect the Tennessee Tech mens tennis team on Friday as the Golden Eagles downed conference foe Austin Peay, 6-1, in front of a vibrant crowd at the Tech Tennis Courts.
March 17, 2010 Busy weekend awaits Tech mens and womens tennis Following a 13-day layoff from competition, the Tennessee Tech mens and womens tennis teams will return to the court this week. The women have three matches in four days on their slate, while the men will play twice.
March 4, 2010 Both Golden Eagle tennis teams upended by USC Upstate, 4-2 Playing indoors for more than 12 hours Thursday, the Tennessee Tech men's and women's tennis teams each dropped a 4-2 match to USC Upstate in non-conference action at the Cookeville Indoor Tennis Center.
March 2, 2010 Weather continues to force schedule changes; Baseball and tennis affected Wet, cold weather just keeps on forcing changes to Tech's athletics schedules. This time, the baseball game at Vanderbilt has been postponed one day and will be played Wednesday, Meanwhile, the men's tennis match set for Wednesday at Lipscomb has been postponed with a makeup date to be announced.
February 27, 2010 Men upset Jacksonville State, women fall in close contest in OVC action The Tennessee Tech men's tennis team upset Jacksonville State, 5-2, Saturday afternoon at Fairfield Glade. In the women's contest, the Golden Eagles narrowly missed an upset of their own, falling 4-3.
February 25, 2010 Schedule changes announced for Saturday's action A couple of schedule changes have been announced for the tennis matches and baseball game on Saturday at Tennessee Tech. The tennis matches are moving indoors at Fairfield Glade and the baseball game will begin an hour earlier at 1 p.m.
February 23, 2010 No. 64 Middle Tennessee State drops Tech, 6-1 Nicholas Stafford evened the match at 1-1 with a win (6-2, 6-3) at No. 4 singles, but the Tennessee Tech mens tennis team could not pull the upset as No. 64 Middle Tennessee State defeated the Golden Eagles, 6-1.
February 21, 2010 Mens tennis wins second straight; women fall in season opener After sweeping the doubles competition, the Tennessee Tech mens tennis team won five of six singles matches to take a 6-1 win over Southern Illinois on Saturday. Meanwhile, the Tennessee Tech womens team had its 2010 season opener spoiled with a 6-1 loss to the Salukis.
February 19, 2010 Mens and womens tennis set to dual with Southern Illinois The Tennessee Tech womens tennis team begins its spring schedule, while the men look to make it two straight wins this weekend as both teams travel to Carbondale, Ill., to play Southern Illinois. Both teams are scheduled to take the court at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday.
February 13, 2010 Golden Eagles battle back to claim 5-2 win over Georgia State Alex Chen battled back to win in three sets and give Tennessee Tech a lead and Lloyd Harris won the clincher as the Golden Eagles captured a 5-2 victory over Georgia State Saturday afternoon in mens tennis action.
February 7, 2010 Men's tennis team picked for third, Tech women tabbed fifth in OVC poll The Tennessee Tech men's tennis team has been picked to finish third in the 2010 Ohio Valley Conference standings and the Golden Eagle women are tabbed for fifth place, according to a preseason poll of the league's head coaches.
February 6, 2010 Golden Eagles drop dual match opener at No. 49 Indiana No. 49 Indiana didn't lose a match in its home opener, defeating Tennessee Tech 7-0 Saturday morning at the Indiana Indoor Tennis Center. It was the first dual match of the season for the Golden Eagles.
February 4, 2010 Tennis team faces No. 49 Indiana Saturday in season's first dual match A week after their expected dual match season opener was postponed due to winter weather, the Tennessee Tech men's tennis team hopes to get the indoor schedule underway Saturday with a morning match at No. 49 Indiana University.
January 30, 2010 Tennis match at Lipscomb postponed; Next match at No. 49 Indiana The season-opening tennis match at Lipscomb scheduled for Saturday (Jan. 30) has been postponed due to the winter storm which has passed through the mid-south.
November 2, 2009 Girling, Gutierrez lead mens tennis at Crimson Tide Fall Championships Juniors Josh Girling (photo) and Mario Gutierrez led the TTU men's tennis team last weekend at the Crimson Tide Fall Championships. The pair were both in championship matches on Sunday and teamed to make a run in doubles competition.
October 29, 2009 Mens tennis to compete at Crimson Tide Fall Championships this weekend COOKEVILLE, Tenn. The Tennessee Tech mens tennis team will be represented this weekend at the Crimson Tide Fall Championships, which takes place Friday, Oct. 30 through Sunday, Nov. 1.
October 18, 2009 Doropoulos, Kirstein lead Tech mens tennis at Louisville Winter Invitational Junior Yianni Doropoulos and sophomore Justin Kirstein both captured consolation singles titles at the Louisville Winter Invitational this weekend. Doropoulos collected the singles C consolation championship, while Kirstein earned the singles B consolation championship.
October 15, 2009 Mens tennis to compete at Louisville Winter Invitational this weekend Eight mens tennis players will represent Tennessee Tech this weekend at the Louisville Winter Invitational in the second fall tournament that the Golden Eagles have taken part in at the University of Louisville.
September 28, 2009 Mens and womens tennis compete at the Troy Invitational Freshman Nicholas Stafford came back from down one set to win the mens C singles draw last weekend as the Golden Eagles mens and womens tennis teams competed at the Troy Invitational.
September 14, 2009 Doyle featured on The Capital Sports Report The national sports blog "The Capital Sports Report" recently did an interview with Golden Eagle tennis coach Kenny Doyle, discussing his playing career before he became a collegiate head coach.
September 14, 2009 Kirstein leads men's tennis at Louisville Fall Invitational Sophomore Justin Kirstein won the flight "C" singles bracket, while several of his teammates made it to the finals on Sunday.
September 13, 2009 Men's tennis primed for the finals Four members of the Tennessee Tech men's tennis team are participating at the Louisville Fall Invitational this weekend, and they are all in position to take home a championship on Sunday.
September 9, 2009 Mens tennis to begin fall schedule at the Louisville Fall Invitational The Tennessee Tech mens tennis team begins its 2009-10 season this weekend at the Louisville Fall Invitational. The Golden Eagles will send four players to compete in the three-day individual tournament. Play starts on Friday, Sept. 11 and concludes on Sunday, Sept. 13.
August 5, 2009 Kenny Doyle named as new Golden Eagle tennis coach Kenny Doyle, an assistant coach at Winthrop University for the past three years and former head coach at Campbell University for 10 years, has been named as head coach of the Tennessee Tech mens and womens tennis teams.
June 9, 2009 Tennessee Tech dismisses tennis coach Dan Silverstein Tennessee Tech University has terminated the employment of head tennis coach Dan Silverstein. The action occurred Monday following a visit from a National Collegiate Athletic Association staff member who came to the Tennessee Tech campus at the initiation of the Athletics Department.
May 1, 2009 Tennis team awards presented at annual Awards Dinner Sophmores Dean O'Brien and Kelly Holtzhausen captured the Golden Eagle Awards as the Most Valuable Players on the Tennessee Tech tennis teams, while redshirt freshman Yianni Doropoulos received the prestigious Maverick Award.
April 19, 2009 Strong start not enough, men's tennis falls at OVC Tournament The No. 3 seeded Tennessee Tech mens tennis team started on the right foot in its Ohio Valley Conference semifinal match Saturday against Jacksonville State, winning two of the three doubles matches for an early 1-0 lead. But that was as far as the young Golden Eagles could take it.
April 16, 2009 O'Brien, Holtzhausen and Kirstein honored by OVC Tennessee Tech sophomores Dean O'Brien and Kelly Holtzhausen, along with freshman Justin Kirstein, took home awards as announced by the Ohio Valley Conference Thursday, including Player of the Year honors for O'Brien and Freshman of the Year for Kirstein.
April 15, 2009 Sophomore Dean O'Brien takes home fourth weekly OVC honor
April 14, 2009 Tech tennis teams bid for OVC titles this weekend in Paducah
April 10, 2009 Tech Tennis drops final home matches of season to EKU
April 2, 2009 Holtzhausen, O'Brien earned second straight OVC honor
April 1, 2009 Golden Eagles get clean sweep of Govs, 7-0
March 26, 2009 Holtzhausen, O'Brien take both weekly OVC awards
March 21, 2009 Golden Eagle men win, women lose in matches with UT Martin
March 18, 2009 Golden Eagle netters tripped by No. 62 Georgia Tech, 5-2
March 18, 2009 Tech and UTC split matches before conference play starts
March 13, 2009 Tech Tennis splits matches with powerhouse West Florida
February 21, 2009 Tech falls by slimmest of margins to Butler, 4-3
February 20, 2009 Tech returns from two-week layoff to trounce ISU Sycamores, 6-1
February 19, 2009 Sophomore Dean O'Brien earns ITA National Ranking
February 10, 2009 Borja Zarco recipient of annual Johnny Donnelly Scholarship
January 24, 2009 Unbeaten O'Brien claims another win, but tennis team drops 6-1 match
January 23, 2009 Men's tennis team meets strong Middle Tennessee team in Nashville
January 18, 2009 O'Brien knocks off No. 29 in singles, Tech drops two on road
December 31, 2008 Golden Eagle men's tennis team opens spring season this weekend
November 19, 2008 Golden Eagle Tennis is looking for past players
October 22, 2008 Golden Eagles put up fight at ITA Fall Regional
October 15, 2008 Golden Eagles get ready for ITA Regionals at Kentucky
October 12, 2008 Golden Eagles look toward ITA Regionals after scrimmage
September 18, 2008 Tech men play one of toughest schedules in country; women travel to Western Michigan
Josh Girling takes second flight at IU Invitational Josh Girling takes second flight of tournament, giving him a 7-1 singles record, while John Taylor wins backdraw of fourth flight.