2017 Fantasy Draft Revisited!

Alright division three tennis fans, so the past couple of seasons we have done what we like to call a fantasy draft, where us bloggers go ahead and “draft” teams to compete against each other throughout the season. Basically, we have 12 rounds, with the first 6 being dedicated to drafting guys at 1-6 singles,…

The Blog’s End of Season AWARDS

Despite the season being over, we here at the Blog do not plan on resting any time soon. We still need to recap the year a bit, and we have a few articles coming out for you in the next few days for those of you that are still following! If you have already checked…

And Now a Word from the Booth: My Final Blog Post

Hi all, D3TennisGreek/D3Midwest10s here (same person). After two fun years blogging, I’ve decided to step down. Currently, I’m at a critical juncture in my professional life, so I want to fully focus on my career. The past two years, I’ve also had the privilege of calling the team and individual finals for ncaa.com. And despite…

Southwestern University (TX)

Southwestern University (TX)   Fast Facts Location: Georgetown, TX Mascot: Pirates Undergraduate Enrollment: 1,515 US News Ranking: Tied-95th, Liberal Arts Colleges Coach: Billy Porter, 4th Season 3-Year Avg. Ranking: #11, West Region UTR Power 6: 67.29   Blogger Ratings Academic Reputation: 6.50 Tennis Program & Tradition: 6.00 Development: 7.50 Facilities: 7.50 On Court Persona: Hungry,…

Carnegie Mellon University (PA)

Carnegie Mellon   Fast Facts Location: Pittsburgh, PA Mascot: Tartans Undergraduate Enrollment: 6,309 US News Ranking: Tied-23th, National Universities Coach: Andrew Girard, 14th Season 3-Year Avg. ITA Ranking: 9 Power 6: 73.50   Blogger Ratings Academic Reputation: 9.00 Tennis Program & Tradition: 7.70 Development: 7.75 Facilities: 6.83 On Court Persona: Volatile, Talented, Resolute   Recruiting…

The Emory Journey

Every year, we are blessed with a new DIII Tennis Season – one that ends with a new champion, no matter what the year. New players take the journey through the NCAA Tournament against the toughest of foes, hoping to prevail at the very end and lift the DIII NCAA trophy. This year is no…

The West Region Recap: A Tribute to Seniors

With the season winding down, I return to the tradition of recapping the season for all the teams I covered, while spending a little space on each senior that helped make the DIII community so fun to cover for the past four years. I only covered seven teams this year, so fans of Southwestern and…

University of Chicago (IL)

Chicago   Fast Facts Location: Chicago, IL Mascot: Maroons Undergraduate Enrollment: 5,681 US News Ranking: Tied-4th, National Universities Coach: Jay Tee, 5th Season 3-Year Avg. ITA Ranking: 7 Power 6: 75.54   Blogger Ratings Academic Reputation: 10.00 Tennis Program & Tradition: 7.90 Development: 7.75 Facilities: 6.67 (soon to improve) On Court Persona: Polite, Cordial, Calm  …

Williams College (MA)

Williams   Fast Facts Location: Williamstown, MA Mascot: Ephs Undergraduate Enrollment: 2,045 US News Ranking: 1st, Liberal Arts Coach: Dan Greenberg, 8th Season 3-Year Avg. ITA Ranking: 11 Power 6: 73.19   Blogger Ratings Academic Reputation: 10.00 Tennis Program & Tradition: 8.80 Development: 8.75 Facilities: 8.67 On Court Persona: Composed, Unflappable, Herdlike   Recruiting &…

Provide the Blog Feedback!

As we reach the end of another amazing DIII season, we here at the Blog would like to commend you all for making DIII Tennis the great sport that it is today. Without your play, readership, coaching, enthusiasm, and all those other factors, we honestly would have nothing to write about. And I’d have nothing…