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New England Fall Season 2017 Recap

Well Hello Boys and Girls! Yes I’m back. NEW here giving you a New England fall season recap after a very long hiatus. I took a little break from writing but I’m back, and glad to have my buddy ASW here this year as well. I’m hoping that in time there will be writers for…

UTR Analysis of the Women’s Elite 8 and Singles Individual Tournament

Hello fans, as I did last year, I’d like to get an article out to you with some analysis of the NCAA Team Tournament (Elite 8) as well as the NCAA Singles Tournament. I’m going to be using the UTR (Universal Tennis Rating) system. UTR is increasing in popularity as a tool, and is proving…

New England Women’s Post-Season Update

I really liked the format that D3NE used for his NE Men’s Post-Season Update, so I’m going to copy his format and give you the NE Women’s Post-Season Update! I’ll go over each of the top 20 teams in the NE region (according to the 4/28/16 ITA rankings) and talk about NCAA Team, NCAA Doubles,…

Women’s Pool C Edition 1

Hello there, it’s NEW coming out of hibernation in time before today’s rankings come out! Here is my very first edition of what the Pool C situation looks like on the women’s side for 2016. Pool C is definitely a crowded place to be! First, let me set some background information regarding the Pools. There…

2016 Women’s Season Preview: #1 Williams Ephs

Location: Williamstown, MA Head Coach: Alison Swain, 9th year Twitter Handle: @WilliamsWTennis 2013 National Ranking: #1 2014 National Ranking: #3 2015 National Ranking: #1 2016 Pre-Season National Ranking: #1   Intro: Welcome to my last preview of the season, where I talk about the #1 Williams Ephs! Men’s, Women’s, any division, Williams has been a true dynasty. In the…

2016 Women’s Season Preview: #21 Vassar Brewers

Location: Poughkeepsie, NY Head Coach: Kathy Campbell, 38th year!!!!! Twitter Handle: @brewin_vcwt 2013 National Ranking: #26 2014 National Ranking: #29 2015 National Ranking: #21 2016 Pre-Season National Ranking: #21   Intro: Vassar had a good season last year, knocking off some teams ranked above them at the time (LaVerne and Whitman) during a successful Spring Break trip, and giving…

2016 Women’s Season Preview: #30 Trinity Bantams

Location: Hartford, CT Head Coach: Lori Shulman, 1st year Twitter Handle: @LadyBantTennis 2013 National Ranking: #18 2014 National Ranking: #17 2015 National Ranking: #30 2016 Pre-Season National Ranking: #30   Intro: The Bantam’s motto this year needs to be ‘Fresh Start.’ They are a storied team that has been in a steady decline these past couple of…

2016 Women’s Season Preview: #16 Skidmore Thoroughbreds

Location: Saratoga Springs, NY Head Coach: Curt Speerschneider, 10th year Twitter Handle: none? 2013 National Ranking: #19 2014 National Ranking: #16 2015 National Ranking: #16 2016 Pre-Season National Ranking: #16   Intro: Welcome to my season preview of the Skidmore Thoroughbreds! The Thoroughbreds lost to #1 Williams in the Sweet 16 in the 2015 NCAAs. Looking at their potential…

2016 Women’s Season Preview: #24 Tufts JUMBOs

Location: Medford, MA Head Coach: Kate Bayard, 10th year Twitter Handle: @Jumbos_Tennis 2013 National Ranking: #17 2014 National Ranking: #15 2015 National Ranking: #24 2016 Pre-Season National Ranking: #24   Intro: After a somewhat unexpected down 2015 season, the Jumbos are looking for a fresh start. To recap the 2014-2015 season, the fall season started out with much…

2016 Women’s Season Preview: #17 Wesleyan Cardinals

Location: Middletown, CT Head Coach: Mike Fried, 4th year Twitter Handle: @CardsTennis 2013 National Ranking: UR 2014 National Ranking: UR 2015 National Ranking: #17 2016 Pre-Season National Ranking: #17   Intro: The Wesleyan Cardinals are definitely a team on the rise! Just two years ago they were an unranked team. Before last year, the last time Wesleyan found themselves…