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A Weekend Recap: Emory Weekend! & Short ASouth Update

Oh man, oh man, oh man! What a freaking weekend.  It had been a little bit of time since I was able to catch some live action other than on live streams, and I picked one hell of a weekend to stop by.  If you all didn’t know, Emory hosted a ton of teams this…

State of the Region Address: Atlantic South

Did you guys know that the State of the Region Address was my idea last year, as a rookie?  I think I might have been rookie of the year last year but I never got my trophy.  Started from the bottom, now we here.  Despite taking over the national scene and getting a better understanding…

NE Weekend Preview 2/20-2/23

INDOORS? WE DON’T NEED NO STINKIN INDOORS! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VqomZQMZQCQ (Just insert indoors everytime you hear “badges”) All I keep hearing about is indoors. Blah blah blah indoors. Well I’ve had enough! Let’s take our NE minds off of Indoors and refocus them where they should always be, ranked NE tennis. Heck of a way to start…

Division3Tennis Composite Rankings

As you all know, rankings are a bit of a hot topic all the time in Division III Tennis.  Rankings oftentimes don’t come out fast enough for them to always reflect the comings and goings of the busy DIII schedule.  The writers at DIII Tennis have decided that we will be doing weekly rankings (power…

Preseason Individual Predictions: Ayeeeeee South

A D3AS article before the wee hours of 2AM on a weekday?  That’s right, I’m putting down some effort and giving you guys some reading material for your day off (if you live on the East Coast).  Unfortunately, that means taking a page out of the newbie D3Northeast’s book and getting out my predictions for…

2014 Season Preview: North Carolina Wesleyan Battling Beeshops

Coach: TBA, lol Location: Rocky Mount, North Carolina 2011 Ranking: #12 2012 Ranking: #13 2013 Ranking: #20 2014 Projected Ranking: #30 Overview: It’s going to be a long season for the Battling Bishops.  Once a proud team with a ton of international recruits, this team has devolved to a team that currently lists their coach…

ITAs – The South Region

ITA Regionals – South Region http://www.emoryathletics.com/sports/mten/2013-14/files/2013ITA_MAIN_DRAW_SINGLES.PDF As we all try to get up to speed with the latest D3Tennis happenings, this weekend brought two regional tournaments featuring some of the best players in the nation.  The first ITA regional I will recap will be the South Region, which really lived up to the whole “Emory’s…

The 10 Burning Questions of 2013

  D3 Atlantic South and D3Tennis’s 10 Questions of 2013 1.    Can CMS break the drought and win it all? A lot has been made of CMS’s struggles in the postseason in recent years despite having arguably the best talent in the nation.  In the 2012-13 season, they shattered those doubts by handily beating Amherst…

2013 Recruiting Class Rankings

By now, I’m sure all you die-hard readers who read during the dry summer months have seen TRN’s DIII recruiting rankings. As many of you may not know, we here at the blog helped out with TRN’s decision making process. For the sake of argument, here, I present my contribution to the recruiting rankings. The…

Individuals Recap + the All-Blog Team Nominations

It looks like I’m not the only D3tennis blogger that suffers from post-season letdown. When all the tennis is done, even though there’s still plenty of worthy accomplishments to laud, it’s hard to open up the laptop again. After a brief hiatus, however, it’s time to give some phenomenal performances due recognition. Doubles Draw The…