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2016 Women’s Quartefinal Preview

Tweet What’s up people? Long time no blog.  While the women’s side of the blog hasn’t been nearly as lively this year as we’ve hoped this is the NCAA tournament.  I have to some quick thoughts on these elite eight matchups and maybe some thoughts on the week to come.  I’ve gotta try to get…

A Look at Past Final Fours

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Tweet With the matches beginning shortly, I wanted to review the historical Final Fours and see what trends are noticeable as to which teams are winning. Given the Indoors trends article I did being way off in predicting this year, let me remind everyone to not put too much weight on what has happened historically.…

ASouth’s NCAA “What to Expects”

Tweet I’m back here on the Amtrak and I guess it’s time to write another article.  Normally I’d be browsing Facebook or something but since the internet is basically run by a fat hamster running on a hamster wheel, this means that I have to do something not on the webs.  Or, I have to…

ASouth’s MEGA NCAA Regional Recap

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Tweet I give the people what they want.  While we are all gearing up for the Elite 8 Matches and sending out preview after preview, I wanted to take a look back at all the different things that happened in the NCAA Regional this past weekend.  About 50 teams participated this weekend, so it would…

NCAA Quarterfinal Preview: #7 Chicago vs #2 CMS

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Tweet NCAA Quarterfinal Preview: #7 Chicago vs #2 CMS D3West: to everyone who is now doubting CMS because they got swept in doubles by Tyler, I’m going to leave this here. People are also talking about Chicago as if they discovered the secret ingredient to Chik-fil-A sauce when they beat GAC 5-2, but they haven’t…

5/19 Power Rankings – NCAA Style

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Tweet We’re a day late on this, mostly because my colleagues have working behind the scenes to get some Elite 8 Previews for you all and I have been working at a Regional Recap (that sounds weird) for all of those small teams out there.  Additionally, we’ve been trying to come together for our annual…

Upset Alert – Elite 8 Edition

Tweet It’s Elite 8 week here at the blog, and that means more articles from us!  Each writer will be bringing you in-depth previews of the specific matches, but today, I wanted to once again channel my inner-underdog self.  We have four great matches on 5/23, and for each match, I will take a look…

This Week In West: Season Recaps and a Tribute to Seniors

Tweet West region DIII men’s tennis fans, we’ve had ourselves a week. UT-Tyler went 6-0 in doubles over the weekend, scored the mini-upset over Whitman, and nearly made DIII tennis history by being the lowest ranked team ever to make it to the Elite Eight. CMS proved their mettle. Trinity wasn’t able to take advantage…

The Elite Eight-A Brief History Lesson for Our Quarterfinalists

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Tweet The 2016 Quarterfinals–A brief history by the numbers “Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.” -D3TennisGuy (RIP).  Today I thought we could continue our NCAA coverage with a look at each of the Elite 8’s past five years, and what (if anything) we can learn from the past. Turns out,…

Weekend Recap: Roundtable Style

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Tweet ASouth: I’m going to write this introduction for the Guru because I simply excel at introductions and conclusions. The rest of the stuff, I’m not so good at, which is a good thing because I’m not writing this article by myself. We’ve decided to come together for a Weekend Recap Roundtable, mostly focused on…