Men’s tennis competed in the SCIAC championships last weekend and placed fifth overall, gaining two wins.
Though the outcome of the team match had already been determined, ULV freshman tennis player Todd Hurst battled his opponent long after his teammates were defeated.
Once Brian Harrison arrives on campus at 3 p.m., the 24-year-old assistant tennis coach has already completed hours of training with still more to do.
The University of La Verne’s top-seeded women’s tennis singles player, Lacy Cascadden, rushes to the net for a forehand volley.
The University of La Verne men’s tennis team dropped to .500 in both season and conference play last Saturday at the Blickenstaff Tennis Pavilion when they were shutout by Redlands, 7-0.
A season of disappointment and struggle continued for the University of La Verne’s women’s tennis team this past weekend as they dropped another two Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference matches.
The men and women’s tennis teams at The University of La Verne have opened their seasons notably winning matches and creating a new name for the program.
Expectations are high for all University athletics entering their 2001-2002 season.
Josh Horwitz and Chad Rodriguez have lived across the street from each other their entire lives. They did not become familiar with each other until their tennis careers brought them together.
Despite the lack of experience with collegiate competition, the University of La Verne men’s tennis team ended the year with a winning record and one of the best Leopard tennis finishes in almost 30 years.