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Anna Turati advances to quarterfinals at ITF pro circuit event

Anna Turati notched a pair of wins, one in singles and another in doubles, at the ITF Norman 15k pro circuit event in Norman, Okla. on Thursday. The Texas senior took a singles win to advance to the quarterfinals and added a doubles win with Fernanda Labraña to make the … Read More

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Anna Turati advances to round of 16 at ITF Norman pro circuit event

Anna Turati won twice on Tuesday to open the ITF Norman 15k pro circuit event in Norman, Okla. on Tuesday. Turati defeated Dominique Schaefer 6-1, 6-4 in the round of 32. The Texas senior will compete in the round of 16 on Thursday. Turati also teamed up with Fernanda Labraña … Read More

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Sigsgaard advances to a pair of finals at Southern Intercollegiate

Christian Sigsgaard reached the finals of both singles and doubles competition at the Southern Intercollegiate in Athens, Ga. on Saturday. Sigsgaard and Siem Woldeab defeated Johannes Ingildsen and Biran Berdusco of Florida 6-2 in the Red Draw semifinals. The Texas senior then won two singles matches in straight sets to … Read More

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Anna Turati advances but eventually falls at Oracle ITA Masters

Anna Turati took a singles win Friday, but eventually fell in doubles and singles action at the Oracle ITA Masters in Malibu, Calif. Turati teamed up with Matias Soto of Baylor for mixed doubles competition early in the day. The duo fell to Carlos Aguilar of Texas A&M and Katarina … Read More

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Texas men start competition at Southern Intercollegiate Championships

Chrisitan Sigsgaard earned three wins, two in doubles competition and one in singles, on the first day of the Southern Intercollegiate Championships in Athens, Ga. The Longhorns won five other matches on Friday. Sigsgaard and Siem Woldeab defeated Robert Loeb and Alex Diaz of Georgia 6-3. The Texas duo then … Read More

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Anna Turati earns three wins at Oracle ITA Masters

Anna Turati took three wins in doubles and singles action at the Oracle ITA Masters in Malibu, Calif. on Thursday. The Texas senior teamed up with a Baylor Bear in mixed doubles to take two wins. She also won a singles match in the round of 32. Turati and Matias … Read More

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Longhorns to face off, team up at Gamecock Fall Invitational

A pair of Longhorns will team up before facing one another in a final as a result Saturday’s action at the Gamecock Fall Invitational in Columbia, S.C. Yuya Ito and Siem Woldeab each won their matches Saturday and will face off in the Garnet East singles bracket final. They also … Read More

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Texas women’s tennis takes three wins at Furman Fall Classic

The Texas women’s tennis team took three wins on the second day of the Debbie Southern Furman Fall Classic in Greenville, S.C. on Saturday. Lexi Ryngler advanced to the Flight 2 singles championship with a three-set win. She defeated Margaryta Bilokin of Duke 1-6, 6-2, 6-2. Ryngler will face Cameron … Read More

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Texas men’s tennis notches nine wins at a pair of tournaments

The Texas men’s tennis team split up to compete at a pair of events on the way to taking nine wins on Friday in Columbus, S.C. and Princeton, N.J. Yuya Ito won twice in singles action at the Gamecock Fall Invitational in Columbia, S.C. Siem Woldeab and Evin McDonald, both … Read More

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Texas women’s tennis totals four wins at Furman Fall Classic

The Texas women’s tennis team took four wins at the Debbie Southern Furman Fall Classic in Greenville, S.C., on Friday. Lexi Ryngler, Gabby Cusano and Marta Perez Mur each took singles victories on the first day of action. Fernanda Labraña and Ryngler also teamed up for a doubles win. They … Read More

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Texas men’s tennis has two players ranked in the top 5

The Texas men’s tennis team has three singles players and one doubles team listed in the Oracle/Intercollegiate Tennis Association rankings, released Tuesday. Christian Sigsgaard is No. 2 while Yuya Ito claimed the No. 4 spot. Texas is the only school in the nation with two players in the top five. Read More

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Texas men’s tennis coach Bruce Berque, others get new contracts through 2024

New Texas men’s tennis coach Bruce Berque, who led the Longhorns to the national title last season as an assistant, is set to receive a five-year guaranteed deal worth $215,000 annually. The UT System Board of Regents is set to approve new contracts for Berque and … Read More

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Texas men’s tennis team adds assistant coach Brandon Wagner

The Texas men’s tennis team hired Brandon Wagner as an assistant coach, UT head coach Bruce Berque announced Friday. The defending national champions added an assistant who has experience on an NCAA championship team. “I am thrilled that Brandon will be joining our coaching staff at Texas,” Berque said. “Brandon’s … Read More

Texas to celebrate its tennis team’s national title with a traditional tower lighting

What’s better than one tower lighting? For the men’s tennis team at Texas, the answer is lighting the tower twice. The UT Tower will be lit on Monday night in celebration of Texas’ NCAA championship. The numeral “1” will appear in burnt orange lighting on all four sides of the … Read More

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Yuya Ito bows out in round of 16 at NCAA Championship

Yuya Ito’s run at the NCAA Championship ended in the round of 16 as he fell to Brandon Holt of Southern Cal in Orlando, Fla., on Wednesday. The Texas junior made it to the round of 16 for the second time in his career, but Holt prevailed 2-6, 6-3, 6-2. Read More

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Texas trio falls in singles at NCAA Championships

Anna Turati, Bianca Turati and Petra Granic each fell in the second round of the NCAA Championships at the USTA National Campus in Orlando, Fla., on Tuesday. Anna Turati had the longest match of the UT trio, falling in three sets. Elysia Bolton of UCLA won 4-6, 6-3, 7-5. The … Read More

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Yuya Ito advances to round of 16 at NCAA Championships

Yuya Ito defeated Victor Pham of Columbia Tuesday to advance to the singles round of 16 at the NCAA Championships in Orlando, Fla. Ito won 6-4, 4-6, 6-4 to set up a match with Brandon Holt of Southern Cal on Wednesday. The Texas junior also made it to the round … Read More

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Championship finish: Texas ends dramatic season by winning first NCAA men’s tennis title

The Texas men’s tennis team authored one of the most dramatic stories in college athletics this season. All the Longhorns needed was a spectacular finish. Sunday was a storybook finale, indeed. Texas lost the doubles points to Wake Forest but battled back to win four singles … Read More

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Texas men’s tennis team reaches NCAA Championship final

The postseason run continues as the No. 2 Texas men’s tennis team defeated No. 3 Florida to reach the NCAA Championship final Saturday in Orlando, Fla. It’s the second time in program history that the Longhorns have reached the championship final. The last time was in 2008. Leonardo Telles sealed … Read More

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Longhorns men’s tennis team moves on to Final Four

The Longhorns men’s tennis team topped TCU 4-1 to advance to the semifinals of the NCAA Tournament in Orlando, Fla., on Thursday. In a season that could have been derailed due to off-the-court issues, the Longhorns have reached the Final Four for the first time since 2009. They’ll play the … Read More