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The Blog’s 2014 Season Awards

There was one day when I woke up and I had a vision. A vision that I should dedicate my life to DIII Tennis Blogging, giving feedback and recognition to players who worked their asses off but always played second or even third fiddle to their DI counterparts.  I’m proud to say that the vision…

West Region Obituaries

Well, the season is over, and what a season it was. It had everything. It had 5-4 matches galore, the birth of team hashtags, great comment debates, many great tennis teams, and, most importantly, tasteful shit talking. Ultimately, the racquets did the talking, and, though Amherst walked away the champion, the West region will finish…

A Mini Recap of NCAAs

Phew! Aren’t you glad that’s over? No? Me neither! Now it’s time for some serious withdrawal. Luckily, the writers will be working hard to try and avoid that wretched end of season feeling with recaps, previews, interviews, and of course, RANKINGS! My first post-NCAA piece will be something like a recap where I detail a…

‘Twas the Night Before Natties…

‘Twas the night before natties, and all through the West Teams eagerly waiting to see who is best The Boxers in Oregon, new to the scene Learning to squash squirrels, if you know what I mean   A tough band of Slugs with a Quaker, a transfer Pairing him with LJ, was the right answer…

NCAA Regionals: A Recap

I feel like I say this every weekend, but what an amazing weekend for DIII Tennis.  If you didn’t think this weekend was exciting, I have serious doubts as to why you even read this blog.  Just kidding, I love you all.  This weekend saw a couple blockbuster matches, a few scares here and there,…

Wash U Regional

Ok D3 Tennis fans, it’s finally here. The road to the national championship (or whomever gets second behind CMS) starts this weekend. The blog will be covering each regional with different analysis. I am excited to say that I think the NCAA committee did a great job in putting together the bracket. I believe it…

NCAA Team Bracket Challenge!!!

  Here is the link for our NCAA Tournament Bracket Challenge!!!!! http://www.bracketmaker.com/tlist.cfm?tid=453905 NOTE: IF THE LINK DIDN’T TAKE, PLEASE FIND THE LINK IN THE COMMENTS SECTION AS WELL! Same rules apply. You’ll have to pick round by round (follow the instructions below). Points double each round. The winner gets to do a little something special…

The Bracket: D3ASouth’s Winners & Losers

What up readers! As you all know, the NCAA broke the full bracket today for the Men’s championships, which you can find on the LEFT OF THE SITE. You see that section there called “Blogroll?”  Yeah, well that section has the NCAA Bracket and will also be the place where you can find our future…

Ojai Recap

Starting off with Ballou, let it be known that I f***ed up and didn’t get his stuff out yesterday or early this morning when he sent it to me. Here it is: Ojai Valley, Where the Stags Run Free in 2014 Well just read the title that I put. Article Done! Okay, okay, not by…

This Week In SCIAC: THE OJAI

It’s finally here. The event we’ve all been waiting for. The opportunity for CMS to assert their all-encompassing dominance by having their B team players knock off top guys. The chance for lesser-known doubles teams to come out of nowhere and win the tournament. The chance for people on the bubble for an NCAA berth…