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Texas to light the UT Tower on Monday night after Longhorns sweep Big 12 tennis tournaments

Texas has two reasons to light its tower this evening. Texas will celebrate the conference championships recently won by its men’s and women’s tennis teams on Monday night. In recognition of the seventh and eighth Big 12 titles secured by Texas’ athletic department this school year, the UT Tower will … Read More

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Longhorns tennis players earn berths for NCAA Championships

Six members of the Longhorns tennis teams earned berths for the NCAA Championships, the NCAA announced Wednesday. Longhorns sophomore twin sisters Bianca and Anna Turati earned berths to the singles draw. The 64-player competition begins May 23 at Wake Forest. The NCAA will release matchups for the first round later … Read More

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Texas to host opening rounds of NCAA Tennis Championships

The Longhorns earned the No. 11 seed in the men’s NCAA Tennis Championships and will host the first two rounds, the NCAA announced Tuesday. The 17-6 UT squad will take on Bryant Friday at 4 p.m. at the Texas Tennis Center. The winner will face the winner of the N.C. Read More

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Texas women’s tennis to open NCAA Championships at home

The Texas women’s tennis team earned the No. 6 seed for the NCAA Championships opening rounds, the NCAA announced Tuesday. The Longhorns finished the regular season 22-4 and will host the first two rounds of the competition at the Texas Tennis Center. Texas will take on McNeese State of the … Read More

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Texas men’s tennis sweeps OU for Big 12 title shot

The Texas men’s tennis team cruised to a 4-0 semifinal win over Oklahoma Saturday to advance to the Big 12 championship match. The Longhorns will take on Baylor at 1 p.m. Sunday at the Texas Tennis Center for the Big 12 title. The Bears upset the top-seeded TCU Horned Frogs, … Read More

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Texas women’s tennis cruises to Big 12 championship final

The Texas women’s tennis team defeated Baylor 4-1 in the Big 12 championship semifinals at the Texas Tennis Center on Saturday. Anna Turati sealed the match with a 6-4, 6-0 win over Camilla Abbate. The win makes it 16 straight for the women this season. Texas will take on Texas … Read More

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Longhorns women’s tennis cruises to Big 12 semifinals

The top-seeded Longhorns women’s tennis team cruised to a 4-0 victory over TCU in the quarterfinals of the Big 12 tournament at the Texas Tennis Center Friday. Petra Granic clinched the win with a 6-1, 6-2 victory over Donika Bashota. Granic also had a hand in helping the Longhorns seal … Read More

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Texas women’s tennis clinches Big 12 title outright

The Texas women’s tennis team won the Big 12 title outright with a 4-0 victory over Baylor at the Texas Tennis Center on Friday. The Longhorns improved to 9-0 in conference to pick up their first outright regular season title since 2004. They clinched a share of the title with … Read More

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Texas men’s tennis team falls in Lubbock

The Texas men’s tennis team suffered a 4-3 setback Thursday, dropping three singles contests and the doubles point to Texas Tech in Lubbock. Ilgiz Valiev topped Rodrigo Banzer 6-7 (2), 6-2, 6-0 in a comeback victory to clinch the match for the No. 32 Red Raiders. “Tough day,” UT head … Read More

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Texas men’s tennis sweeps Oklahoma State

The Texas men’s tennis team swept through the Oklahoma State Cowboys on the way to a 4-0 win at the Texas Tennis Center on Friday. The No. 19 Longhorns only surrendered one doubles set before securing the point and taking three singles wins. Christian Sigsgaard sealed the match with a … Read More

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Longhorns women’s tennis sweeps Iowa State for 12th straight win

The Longhorns women’s tennis team made quick work of the Iowa State Cyclones, winning 4-0 at the Texas Tennis Center on Friday. Texas won the doubles point before rattling off three straight singles victories. The win is their 12th straight for the first time since 2005. Fernanda Labrana and Marta … Read More

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Longhorns men’s tennis drops Big 12 opener

The No. 10 TCU Horned Frogs defeated the No. 20 Longhorns men’s tennis team 4-2 in the Big 12 opener at the Weller Tennis Center on Saturday. The match was moved indoors from the Texas Tennis Center to the Weller Tennis Center due to gusty winds and low temperatures. Leonardo … Read More

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Texas women’s tennis remains undefeated in Big 12

The Texas women’s tennis team won the doubles point and three singles matches to defeat TCU 4-0 on Friday in Fort Worth. The win makes it 10 straight for the Longhorns, the longest winning streak since 2010. The No. 6 Longhorns improved to 14-4 on the season, with a 4-0 … Read More

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Texas men’s tennis gets swept by Tulane

The No. 31 Tulane Green Wave defeated the higher-ranked Texas men’s tennis team 4-0 at the Texas Tennis Center on Thursday. The No. 15 Longhorns dropped the doubles point and three straight singles matches in the loss. “We’re not competing from the beginning to the end the way we need … Read More

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Texas women’s tennis team shuts out OU

The Texas women’s tennis team won the doubles point and took three singles wins to shut out Oklahoma 4-0 at the Texas Tennis Center on Friday. After dropping the first doubles contest, the No. 8 Longhorns won two straight to earn the point. Katie Poluta and Anna Turati defeated Simran … Read More

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Texas women’s tennis rallies for win over KU

The Texas women’s tennis team fell behind but rallied to defeat No. 17 Kansas 4-2 in Lawrence on Friday. The Jayhawks won the doubles point, but four singles victories put the Longhorns over the top. A three-set win by Marta Perez-Mur clinched the match for No. 12 Texas. She topped … Read More

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Texas men’s tennis team falls to USC on the road

The Texas men’s tennis team won two singles matches but were defeated by No. 11 Southern California 5-2 in Los Angeles on Wednesday. The No. 10 Longhorns got wins from Christian Sigsgaard and Adrian Ortiz, but it wasn’t enough to win the battle of top-11 teams. “This was a tough … Read More

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Texas men’s tennis team sweeps Rice

The No. 10 Texas men’s tennis team cruised to a 7-0 win over the Rice Owls at the George R. Brown Tennis Center in Houston on Saturday. Colin Markes clinched the victory with a 7-6 (7), 6-2 win over Ashton Duke after Texas won the doubles point and swept through … Read More

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Texas men’s tennis team sweeps Pennsylvania

The Texas men’s tennis team had little trouble defeating Pennsylvania 7-0 at the Texas Tennis Center on Tuesday. The No. 10 Longhorns won the doubles point before rattling off six singles victories. Christian Sigsgaard clinched the win with a 6-1, 6-2 defeat of Josh Pompan. Texas dropped just one set … Read More

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Texas men’s tennis team zooms past N.C. State

The Texas men’s tennis team lost the doubles point but rattled off four straight singles wins to defeat No. 16 N.C. State 4-1 on Friday in Raleigh, N.C. The No. 20 Longhorns picked up wins from Christian Sigsgaard, Leonardo Telles, Yuya Ito and Harrison Scott to secure the win. “This … Read More