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Northeast ITA Recap

This past weekend the Northeast ITA (the first of the 2 ITAs in my region) took place at the beautiful Ithaca College. The schools involved were (in no particular order), Skidmore, Stevens Tech, Hobart, TCNJ, Rochester, Nazareth, Vassar, RPI, Union, Bard, RIT, Drew, St. Lawrence, Ithaca, Oneonta, Alfred, Ramapo, Hunter, and Elmira. That’s a lot…

New Season, New Years’ Wishes

Well, tennis fans. It’s a brand new season. Everyone has a fresh start. Some teams are burdened by expectation, while others are optimistically lurking in the shadows, eagerly awaiting the opportunity to prove their worth. As much fun as it is to analyze every match, dissect every lineup decision, speculate over the cause of a letdown,…

ITA Day 2 Recap, Finals Preview

same link as yesterday, but draws can be viewed Singles Semifinals #4 Andy Hersh (Hopkins) def. Aaro  Aaron Skinner (Trinity) def. #4 Andy Hersh (Hopkins) 6-3, 6-1 I’m getting ready to pick against him again in a couple minutes here, but man, what a performance by Skinner. In the past two days, he’s defeated two…

ITA Small College Nationals Recaps and Previews

Singles For scores and info look here Recap: Putterman def. Skinner 6-2, 6-3… Skinner def. #1 Putterman 6-4, 7-5 I really don’t know what to say about this one. When you’re wrong, you’re wrong. I really didn’t think Putterman, who rolled through the Central region could possibly lose to Skinner, and that wasn’t even supposed…

ITA Small College Nationals: Quarterfinals Preview

Singles #3 Adam “Thank God Pottish is Gone” Putterman (Wash U) vs. Northwest/Southwest winner It doesn’t really matter who wins the play-in match. Putterman is going to win this match in straights. He lost just five times in last year’s regular season; twice to Pottish, once to Loustenko in a 10-pointer, once to DII Drury,…