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Central Region Top Dogs: Fall Review

Wowza, sorry for the tardiness on this y’all – a combination of responsibilities and those ridiculously talented kids on Stranger Things really set me back. Woo…the sprint of Fall Tennis has finally passed and now it’s time to look back and see how the top central teams have fared. No tournament or moment encapsulates the…

ASouth Stream of Consciousness – ASouth and MORE

Hey everyone. So, it’s been a while for me and articles and tweeting, which I am sure is disappointing the fans at large. I blame this on AVZ for getting me distracted about alternate currencies and I also blame RegNEC for not telling me a Snack of the Week every week. I blame NewD3Central and…

2017 Small College Nationals/ITA Oracle Cup: Doubles Preview

The singles are underway at the #OracleCup, but the doubles aren’t scheduled to start until the mid afternoon. That gave us a little more time to write another little ditty for you, this time with an eye on tennis played in pairs. Just like in the singles draw, Gustavus and Alhouni are the No. 1…

2017 Small College Nationals/ITA Oracle Cup: Singles Preview

Happy Thursday, boys and girls. Today is one of the most fun days of the fall, as the main draw of Small College begins this morning. The DIII men’s singles portion is scheduled to start at 11 a.m., while the doubles is slated for 3 p.m. Even though we already gave you our predictions, The…

2017 Small College Nationals/ITA Oracle Cup PREDICTIONS

Prediction time, boys and girls! This tournament is probably the hardest thing to predict of the entire year, so feel free to point and laugh when it’s all said and done. The most popular singles pick was Mr 10K, Jonathan Jemison, with six picks, but we also have three votes for Daniel Levine. On the…

Small College Nationals: 10 fun/meaningless stats

Happy Wednesday, boys and girls, and welcome to the first of The Blog’s Small College Nationals (now called the ITA Oracle Cup) preview articles! We are hoping to have a prediction article out for you tonight, a roundtable article for you tomorrow morning, and perhaps even more if my fellow bloggers get their acts together.…

GAC ITA Recap

  tl;dr Gustavus showed that they may be the deepest singles teams in the region after U Chicago. M. Alhouni won his third ITA singles title. Alhouni and Whaling won the doubles title. Alhouni (GAC) def. Ekstein (GAC) 6-2, 6-0 Alhouni & Whaling (GAC) def. Anderson & Ackert (Coe) 6-4,6-4 Here’s a link to the…

Power Rankings, 10/5

Welcome back to a blog favorite, Power Rankings! Now that ITAs are over, the writers have again come together to shoot the sh*t on a google document and rank the top 42 teams from Division III Tennis. We have information now from ITAs and can form initial power rankings based on the individual performances that…

An ITA Preview at the Buzzer: GAC 2017

Gustavus Adolphus College is hosting one of the two ITAs for the central region. It runs from Sept 29-Oct 2. Aside from the glory of winning one of the more outrageously sized tournaments in college tennis, the winners of the singles and doubles crowns claim All-America status and punch their tickets to Rome! (Rome, Georgia)…

Central Region Service Announcement

This is a Central Region Service Announcement. Sponsored by Hyper-G and the good folks at division3tennis.com   “Fellow D3tennis fans, it is with the utmost pride and sincerity that I present this statement as a living testament and recollection of history in the making during our generation.” – Producer JustBlaze (suspected D3 tennis fan)  …