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No. 3 Wake Forest tops Texas men’s tennis

The Texas men’s tennis team failed to notch a win as they were were shut out 4-0 against Wake Forest on Saturday at the Weller Tennis Center. The No. 3 Demon Deacons took the doubles point and three singles matches to run away with the victory. Petros Chrysochos, ranked No. Read More

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Longhorns take two wins at Blue-Gray Tennis Classic

Texas took a 4-2 win over Tulane before knocking off Tulsa 5-0 in the consolation round of the Blue-Gray Tennis Classic in Montgomery, Ala., on Saturday. The Longhorns completed a comeback win over Tulane, taking four singles matches after losing the doubles point on Friday. Neda Koprcina defeated Kyla Klier … Read More

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Texas men’s tennis team defeats Wichita State

The seventh-ranked Texas men’s tennis team took a dominating 6-1 win over Wichita State at the Weller Tennis Center on Friday night. The Longhorns won the doubles point before recording five singles victories to close out the match. Leonardo Telles and Colin Markes teamed up to defeat Miroslav Herzan and … Read More

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Texas women’s tennis team falls at Blue-Gray Classic

The Texas women’s tennis team fell to the Denver Pioneers 4-3 at the Blue-Gray Tennis Classic in Montgomery, Ala. on Friday. After winning the doubles point, Denver was able to take three singles contests to close out the match. Bianca Turati took a singles win over No. 96 Bianca Mok, … Read More

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Texas men’s tennis knocks off Oklahoma State

Texas (11-2) dropped the doubles point, but got four singles wins to rally to a 4-2 win over Big 12 rival Oklahoma State Sunday in the consolation round of the ITA National Team Indoor Championships. The Longhoens men’s tennis team left Charlottesville, Va. with a 2-1 record in the tournament … Read More

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Texas men’s tennis team falls short at ITA National Team Indoor

After upsetting Florida on Friday, the Longhorns came up just short Saturday against No. 2 Wake Forest, falling 4-3 in the quarterfinals of the ITA National Team Indoor Championship in Charlottesville, Va. Yuya Ito, Harrison Scott and Leonardo Telles each notched singles victories after the Longhorns fell down 3-0, but … Read More

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Texas advances at ITA National Team Indoor Championships

The No. 10 Longhorns upset the seventh-ranked Florida Gators 4-2 at the ITA National Team Indoor Championships in Charlottesville, Va., on Friday. The win set up a match with No. 2 Wake Forest in the quarterfinals Saturday. “To beat a team like Florida feels great. We weren’t quite sure where … Read More

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Bianca Turati upsets No. 6 Sinead Lohan as Texas defeats No. 17 Miami

Bianca Turati upset the sixth-ranked singles player as the Texas women’s tennis team defeated its first top-20 oppenent this season, knocking off No. 17 Miami 5-2 at the Whitaker Tennis Courts on Saturday. The No. 18 Longhorns took the doubles point and notched four singles wins to take the match. Read More

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No. 10 Texas men’s tennis team defeats Virginia Tech

The tenth-ranked Texas men’s tennis team won three singles contests after taking the doubles point to defeat Virginia Tech 4-3 Saturday at the Weller Tennis Center. Julian Zlobinsky and Harrison Scott took a doubles win before Leo Telles and George Goldhoff sealed the point at first doubles. Zlobinsky and Scott … Read More

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Texas women’s tennis team tops Columbia at ITA Kick-Off

The No. 17 Texas women’s tennis team fell behind early but came back to win 4-1 over Columbia at the ITA Kick-Off Weekend in Chapel Hill, N.C., on Saturday. Despite losing the doubles point, the Longhorns took four singles victories to advance to Sunday’s final. “Having lost the doubles point … Read More

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Texas men’s tennis team defeats Drake at ITA Kick-Off

The ninth-ranked Texas men’s tennis team breezed to a 4-1 win over Drake as the Longhorns hosted the ITA Kick-Off Weekend at the Weller Tennis Center on Saturday. The Longhorns won the doubles point and added three singles victories to take the match. Harrison Scott’s 6-2, 6-4 win over Ben … Read More

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Texas men’s tennis team upset by Tulsa on the road

The fourth-ranked Texas men’s tennis team was upset 4-3 by Tulsa in Oklahoma on Friday. Tulsa won the doubles point and matched the Longhorns win-for-win in singles competition to knock Texas down to 3-1 on the season. Mitchell Pritchard took a three-set victory over Julian Zlobinsky to finish off the … Read More

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Bianca Turati named Big 12 tennis player of the week

Texas freshman tennis player Bianca Turati was named the Big 12 women’s tennis player of the week the conference announced on Tuesday. Over the weekend, Turati claimed four match wins and defeated a top-75 opponent on her way to a co-championship title at the National Collegiate Tennis Classic in Palm … Read More

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Texas freshman named co-champion of rain-shortened tournament

Texas freshman Bianca Turati was named the singles co-champion of the National Collegiate Tennis Classic on Sunday in Palm Springs, Calif. Turati, who is from Italy, defeated Stanford’s Emma Higuchi, ranked 67th in the nation, in straight sets, 6-2, 7-5 in the quarterfinals. She advanced to the finals when USC’s … Read More

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Texas men’s tennis sweeps dual match

The fourth-ranked Texas men’s tennis team completed a sweep over UTSA and Abilene Christian to open their dual-match schedule at the Weller Indoor Tennis Center at the UT Golf Club on Thursday. The Longhorns (2-0) defeated both UTSA and Abilene Christian 7-0 while dropping just one match on the day. Read More

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The year in review: 10 best Longhorn athletes of 2016

We’ve relived the highlights and rehashed the low-lights , but individually there were a few Texas Longhorns who shone brighter than the rest in 2016. These 10 athletes were the biggest stars on the 40 Acres this year. 10. Breaunna Addison Addison finished off her career as one of the … Read More

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Texas women’s tennis wins seven singles matches in fall finale

The Longhorns closed their fall season with seven singles victories against players from Minnesota Sunday at the Kitty Harrison Invitational in Chapel Hill, N.C. Texas won 19 of 22 singles matches at the three-day event. “The ladies performed outstandingly in singles this weekend, as evidenced by the pretty dominant number … Read More

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Texas freshman tennis players fall short at Indoor Championships

Texas freshman tennis players Christian Sigsgaard and Yuya Ito each fell in the opening round of the USTA/ITA National Indoor Intercollegiate Championships in Flushing, N.Y., on Thursday afternoon. Sigsgaard and Ito will move on to the consolation singles draw at the second of three national championships on the college tennis … Read More

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Neda Koprcina falls in finals at ITA Texas Regional Championships

Second-seeded Blair Shankle of Baylor defeated Texas senior Neda Koprcina in the finals of the ITA Texas Regional Championships Monday in Waco. Shankle won the first set 6-1, then blanked Koprcina 6-0 in the second set to earn a trip to the ITA National Intercollegiate Indoor Championships. Shankel also won the doubles … Read More

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Neda Koprcina reaches singles final at ITA Texas Regional Championships

Texas senior Neda Koprcina advanced to finals of the ITA Texas Regional Championships with a 6-3, 4-6, 6-3 victory over Texas Tech’s Gabriela Talaba in the semifinals Sunday in Waco. Koprcina will face second seed Blair Shankle of Baylor in the final Monday. Shankle topped sixth-seeded Rachel Pierson of Texas A&M … Read More