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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.…

ITA Oracle Cup (Small College Nationals) Picks!

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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

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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,…

Wallach Recap

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Another week, another NE tournament to recap. And it only gets better from here, with next weekend consisting of Small College Nationals and the revamped MIT tournament, which has very quickly become the best fall tournament outside of the ITA. Last weekend seven teams found their way up to Bates for the Wallach Invitational. While…

Northeast ITA Recap and Report Card

Howdy, all.  I’m back with a recap of last weekend’s Northeast ITA, with some help from good ol’ RegionalASouth.  I’ll keep this intro quick, but let me first give a shoutout to Kai Yuen Leung for taking care of business and winning the tournament in fairly uneventful fashion, proving he’ll be one of the top…

Northeast ITA Preview

I can’t remember an ITA quite like this year’s Northeast tournament.  Often considered one of the weaker ITAs (a fair assessment), this tournament has recently gone one of three ways: Skidmore dominates, Heinrich dominates, or someone comes out of nowhere to make a run (anyone remember when Drew won the doubles a few years ago?).…

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…

Middlebury Invitational Recap

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Happy hump day, boys and girls, and welcome to the first tournament recap of the season! The Midd Invite is usually the NE fall tourney with the 2nd strongest field (behind only the ITA). This year, some of the other tournaments (Bates and MIT) will give it a run for its money, but as this…

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…

2017 Season Kickoff – The Blog, 10 Burning Questions

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Did y’all miss us? Well, I hope you did, because we’ve got some great things in store for you this year.  I promised some big things over the summer and those things will hopefully come to life as we move throughout the season.  If you need an introduction again, we are The Blog, the only…