Early Season Regional Roundup

Tweet Regional fans, greetings!  I’m finally done with my season previews about two weeks late, but I was done a day before D3NE, so I wasn’t last!!!  The end of season previews naturally means it is the beginning of the season, which means the return of D3AS’ favorite articles, Regional Roundup.  Basically, I cover a…

The Guru’s 20 Fast Facts About Indoors

Tweet Each of the regional writers will give you in-depth match by match analysis over the coming days and I’m totally pumped for Indoors Draft Kings, but I wanted to kick off Indoors week with a “fast facts” article. I looked at all Indoors results over the past eight seasons (2008-2015) and recorded 20 interesting…

Season Preview: #2 Middlebury Panthers

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Tweet Middlebury 2016 Season Preview QUICK FACTS Coach: Bob “The Legend” Hansen, 5th season at Midd. Location: Middlebury, Vermont Preseason Power Ranking: 3rd Preseason ITA Ranking: 2nd Preseason ITA Regional Ranking: 1st Twitter Handle: @middtennis. Pretty good with score updates, not the quickest, but very reliable. Also good for a couple over the top hashtags.…

2016 Season Preview: #11 Sewanee Tigers

Tweet Twitter: @USouthTennis Coach: Conchie Shackelford (30th Season) Location: Sewanee, TN 2015 National Ranking: 11 So I am the picture of inconsistency when it comes to blogging, but the fact that the season is starting made me realize I should probably finish up these season previews.  One of the good things about being behind is…

2016 Season Preview: #25 Stevens Ducks

Tweet Stevens Ducks Coach:  Steve Gachko (11th season) Location:  Hoboken, NJ Blog Power Ranking:  #25 ITA Ranking:  #25 Twitter Handle:  @Ducks_Tennis – Excellent Twitter account.  Simply excellent.  Also check out their Facebook account.  Funny videos galore. Overview:  I finish off my season previews with my highest ranked team, the Stevens Ducks!  D3NE will probably be…

2016 Season Preview: #28 Brandeis Judges

Tweet Brandeis Judges Coach:  Ben Lamanna (11th season) Location:  Waltham, MA ITA Ranking:  #28 Blog Power Ranking:  #28 Twitter Handle:  @BrandeisTennis – not too many in-match updates, but some funny Tweets every so often.  Worth a follow.   Overview:  Brandeis is one of those teams that people often forget about in the northeast.  They aren’t in the…

2016 Women’s Season Preview: #26 UW-Whitewater Warhawks

Tweet It’s my last Central preview! I’ve been grinding away at these and have definitely learned a ton about the Women’s game with these previews. With NE and West leading the way, I think this year will be a great year for the Women’s side of things.  We’re trying to continue to get more involvement…

Season Preview: #9 Bowdoin Polar Bears

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Tweet Bowdoin 2016 Season Preview QUICK FACTS Coach: Conor Smith, 5th season. Location: Brunswick, Maine Preseason Power Ranking: 7th Preseason ITA Ranking: 9th Preseason ITA Regional Ranking: 3rd Twitter Handle: @PolarBearTennis Key Additions: Luke Carstens, 4-star from Arizona, Yiangeng (Jerry) Jiang (4-star from New Jersey/China), Grant Urken (3-star from New York). Key Departures: Noah Bragg…

Central Weekend Wrap Up

Tweet The first big Central weekend is in the books and I asked for fireworks and I am pleased to report we got just that. Because I wasn’t actually in attendance (sorry Whitewater, the rumors weren’t true), I won’t break down each individual match, but rather point out the biggest takeaways from the results. The…

2016 Season Preview: #5 Emory Eagles

Tweet CLICHÉ TIME!!! Time to save the best for last and I will be previewing your favorite team, the Emory Eagles. Sidenote: Couldn’t you see Johnny Football playing for Emory?  Totally the right personality.  All kidding aside, I’m super pumped to be doing the Emory preview because this team basically represents my only chance at…