Atlantic South

2017 Season Preview: #2 Emory Eagles

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I was supposed to be the first one out with a preview, but as always, I slacked off and ended up being the 2nd to get out an article.  Brandeis was the first preview to go out and now we get a little bit more exciting with the #1 Power Ranked Emory Eagles #FIGHT.  Anyways,…

2017 Inaugural Power Rankings

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They said we were dead. They said we couldn’t do it anymore. But here we are, giving you the inaugural power rankings of 2017. Not only that, we’re giving you a bit of new flavor this year. We have Regional AS and NEC on board, and we have a new writer in D3Midwest as well.…

BLOG CHECK IN + Bonus Mary Wash ITA Belated Recap

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I’m restarting this article on 11/29/2016, because you haven’t heard from us in probably two months now.  Let’s go through a quick questionnaire on why this has happened. WHEN: Yes, it has been two months since our last article. WHY: The team needed a break. We (surprisingly) actually did a lot of stuff this past…

ITA Oracle Cup (Small College Nationals) Picks!

SURPRISE!

Prediction time, boys and girls. Everybody’s favorite chance to point at us and laugh after our picks go horribly awry. You can see that there’s a pretty even split towards the top of the singles picks, with 4 of the 8 contestants/teams being picked to win by different writers in both the singles and the…

ITA Oracle Cup (Small College Nationals) Preview

SURPRISE!

SMALL COLLEGE NATIONALS SINGLES PREVIEW Today, there’s this thing called Small College Nationals happening at 10:30AM PT from somewhere in Arizona. Welcome to the desert, folks. Let’s hope that this is real life and not an elaborate theme park for rich people (Westworld Reference! Hit me up on twitter to discuss the newest HBO show,…

ASouth ITA Mashup – Emory Dominates, Stories from UMW

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So, I know I missed the Emory ITA preview.  First off, I know I keep calling it the Emory ITA preview even though it’s actually held at Sewanee, so shoutout to Sewanee for hosting this thing every year.  Y’all have some nice outside courts.  On a positive note, I didn’t miss the UMW ITA Preview…

The ASouth (Mary Wash) ITA Preview

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Well, the blog team has come up big in my short absence from writing anything of worth these past two weeks after I gave a giant kickoff to start the season.  We still have plenty of things in the works and under construction, but that just means we’ll come back in the Spring with bigger…

Regional Atlantic South (and some Northeast) Kickoff!

Happy Monday everyone!! I am quite excited to be a part of this team and look forward to being able to cover a wide range of teams from Saratoga Springs, NY to Birmingham, AL. Why am I covering this range of teams? I don’t know, but if ASouth says something, you just do it. I…

ITA Women’s South Regional preview

Welcome back everyone!  This is the part of the article where I get to do some gloating.  My section has the defending national champs.  That’s right D3West and D3NE, the ASouth won something.  Anyway, here are the draws, USTA style: http://tennislink.usta.com/Tournaments/TournamentHome/Tournament.aspx?T=194587#&&s=7Draws3 Time for some quick thoughts. Who’s missing? Emory graduated Rosen and Gordon and Cosme…

The Greek’s Freshman 15 – Fifteen Freshmen to Watch This Season

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The new season is upon us, which means a new set of upsets, nail-biters, and, most importantly, freshmen. A few months ago, I wrote an article for the Tennis Recruiting Network (TRN) describing the impact of recruiting at the D-III level and how the caliber of recruits is at an all-time high. Today, I want…