Buccaneer men's tennis falls to College of Charleston in SoCon Tournament Final

CHARLESTON, S.C. (April 19, 2003) - Number one-seeded College of Charleston won the Southern Conference Men's Tennis Championship against second-seeded East Tennessee State, 4-1, Saturday from the Donald C. Bunch Courts at the Earle Tennis Center on The Citadel's campus in Charleston, S.C. ...


Pavlovich leads No. 2 ETSU past No. 3 Furman in SoCon semifinals, Bucs to play for championship

CHARLESTON, SC - Number two seeded East Tennessee State defeats the closely ranked number three seeded Furman University, 4-1, in the third round of the Southern Conference Men's Championships at Donald C. Bunch Courts located at The Citadel. ...


No. 2 Men's tennis defeats No. 7 Georgia Southern in SoCon Tourney, 4-1

CHARLESTON, SC (April 17, 2003) - Second-seeded East Tennessee State topped seventh-seeded Georgia Southern, 4-1, in the second round of the Southern Conference Men's Tennis Championships at Donald C. Bunch Courts on The Citadel's campus....


Men's tennis wins Southern Conference title with 5-2 victory over Chattanooga

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 11, 2003) - East Tennessee State's men's tennis team earned at least a share of the 2003 Southern Conference championship after defeating Chattanooga 5-2 Friday afternoon indoors at Memorial Center. It is the Buccaneers sixth regular season title and first since 2000, as ETSU wraps up the regular season with a 14-6 overall record and 8-1 mark in the SoCon....


ETSU cruises past Appalachian State in men's tennis, 6-1

Johnson City, Tenn. (April 9, 2003) - East Tennessee State's men's tennis team continued its quest for its sixth regular season Southern Conference title Wednesday, as the Buccaneers defeated Appalachian State by a score of 6-1. ...


Men's Tennis improves to 6-1 in conference play with victory over Wofford

Johnson City, Tenn. (April 7, 2003) - After losing its first Southern Conference match of the season, the East Tennessee State men's tennis team has won six straight after defeating Wofford 6-1 Monday afternoon at the ETSU Tennis Center. With the win, the Buccaneers overall record now stands at 12-6, while they improve to 6-1 in the SoCon. ...


Men's Tennis wins fifth straight match with 4-3 victory over Georgia Southern

Johnson City, Tenn. (April 6, 2003) - East Tennessee State's men's tennis team improved to 11-6 this spring and 5-1 in the Southern Conference with a 4-3 victory over Georgia Southern at the ETSU Tennis Center Sunday. ...


Men's tennis drops rival Furman, 4-3

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 1, 2003) - Facing a tiebreaker rally from Furman's Chris Henderson, East Tennessee State's Alejandro Salazar (Arequipa, Peru) overcame the challenge to win his singles match 5-7, 6-4, 7-6 (8-6) and give the Buccaneers a 4-3 victory over their arch-rival in Southern Conference men's tennis action Tuesday at the ETSU Tennis Center....


Visiting ETSU Holds Off Davidson in Men's Tennis, 5-2

DAVIDSON, N.C. (March 28, 2003) - For the fifth straight year, East Tennessee State downed Davidson in men's tennis as the visiting Bucs held off the Wildcats, 5-2, Friday afternoon on Covington Courts. The victory pushes ETSU's record to 7-6 overall and 2-1 in the SoCon while Davidson falls to 9-6 and 2-2....


Men's tennis match with Wofford rescheduled for April 7

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar 26, 2003) - East Tennessee State's men's tennis match with Wofford has been postponed due to rain. The match has been rescheduled for April 7, with doubles action beginning promptly at 2:30 p.m....


Iglesias/Serrano named TIAA-CREF Southern Conference Student Athletes of the Week

SPARTANBURG, SC (Mar. 26, 2003) East Tennessee State's men's tennis doubles tandem of Diego Iglesias and Moises Serrano have been named the TIAA-CREF Southern Conference Student Athletes of the Week....


Buccaneers fall to Coll. of Charleston 4-3 in men's tennis

CHARLESTON, S.C. (Mar. 23, 2003) -- East Tennessee State's men's tennis team finished off its weekend of play with a 4-3 loss to College of Charleston Sunday afternoon at the Silcox Courts....


Men's tennis opens Southern Conference with 4-3 victory over The Citadel

Charleston, S.C. (Mar. 22, 2003) -- East Tennessee State defeated The Citadel, 4-3, in Southern Conference tennis action Saturday afternoon at the Donald C. Bunch Courts. ...


Men's Tennis Blanks Toledo, 7-0

Johnson City, Tenn. (Mar 14, 2003) - East Tennessee State's men's tennis team won its third match in a row by shutting out Toledo 7-0 at the ETSU Tennis Center Friday afternoon....


Men's tennis defeats Winthrop, 4-2

Johnson City, Tenn. (Mar 8, 2003) - East Tennessee State's men's tennis team garnered back-to-back home wins this weekend following Saturday's 4-2 victory over Winthrop at the ETSU Tennis Center....


Men's tennis blanks Virginia Intermont, 7-0

Johnson City, Tenn. (Mar 7, 2003) - East Tennessee State's men's tennis team put an end to its early season slump Friday afternoon by sweeping Virginia Intermont 7-0 at the ETSU Tennis Center in Johnson City. ...


ETSU Men's Tennis loses to Old Dominion, 4-3

BRISTOL, Tenn. (Feb. 24, 2003) - The East Tennessee State men's tennis team battled hard in singles play, but fell to No. 75 Old Dominion, 4-3, Monday from the Bristol Racquet and Fitness Club in Bristol, Tenn....


Men's Tennis falls to No. 68 UAB

Bristol, Tenn. (Feb. 22, 2003) - East Tennessee State's men's tennis team lost its fourth straight match of the early 2003 season to a ranked team Saturday afternoon at the Bristol Racquet and Fitness Club. ETSU (2-4) began the day by dropping three doubles matches to the 68th-ranked Blazers, who improve their overall record to 5-3....


Men's tennis defeated by No. 16 Tennessee, 6-1

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (Feb. 8, 2003) -- 16th-ranked Tennessee defeated No. 74 ETSU 6-1 Saturday at UT's Goodfriend Indoor Tennis Center. The victory improved Tennessee's record to 5-0 this season, while the Buccaneers fall to 2-3. ETSU's three losses this season have all been against top-25 opponents. ...


No. 71 ETSU Men's Tennis Falls to No. 23 Wake Forest

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (Jan. 31, 2003) - The No. 71-ranked East Tennessee State men's tennis team continued on their early-season road swing as they fell to No. 23-ranked Wake Forest, 6-1, Friday evening from the Wake Forest Indoor Tennis Center in Winston-Salem, N.C....


No. 69 Men's Tennis Falls to No. 16 Virginia Commonwealth

RICHMOND, Va. (January 26, 2003) - 16th ranked Virginia Commonwealth, host of the VCU Men's Tennis Invitational, defeated visiting No. 69 East Tennessee State 5-0 on Sunday. It was the Buccaneer's first loss of the 2003 season after opening tournament with wins over Delaware and Norfolk State. ...


69th ranked men's tennis opens spring season undefeated

RICHMOND, Va. (Jan. 25, 2003) - East Tennessee State's men's tennis team, which is currently ranked 69th in the nation by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association, opened its 2003 spring season at the Virginia Commonwealth Invitational with a 5-0 win over Delaware and 4-1 decision over Norfolk State. ...


Yaser Zaatini named interim head coach of men's tennis at East Tennessee State

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 14, 2003) - Yaser Zaatini has been named the head coach of East Tennessee State's men's tennis program on an interim basis. Zaatini will replace long-time head coach Dave Mullins , who has recently been named the school's interim director of athletics....


Men's tennis begins practice for spring season

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 14, 2003) -- East Tennessee State's men's tennis team has begun practicing for its upcoming spring season. ...


Buc tennis teams put on clinic for area children

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 12, 2003) -- East Tennessee State's men's and women's tennis programs put on a junior clinic as part of the Snow Volleys Doubles Championships Sunday at Memorial Center. ETSU players and coaches were on hand to offer instruction to those who participated. ...


East Tennessee State "Snow Volleys" set for Jan. 9-19, 2003

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (December 7, 2002) - East Tennessee State University has announced the 8th Annual ETSU Snow Volleys Doubles Championships will be held Jan. 9-19, 2003 . ...


Men's Tennis Wraps Up Play At Regional Championships

Chapel Hill, N.C. (October 25, 2002) - East Tennessee State junior Alejandro Salazar (Arequipa, Peru) was defeated in the first round of the ITA Region II Championships in Chapel Hill, N.C. by Georgia Tech's Roger Anderson 6-2, 6-1....


Iglesias/Salazar Advance To Quarterfinals

Chapel Hill, N.C. (October 24, 2002) - The doubles team of Diego Iglesias (Mar del Plata, Argentina) and Alejandro Salazar (Arequipa, Peru) advanced to the quarterfinals to highlight East Tennessee State's participation Thursday in the ITA Region II Tennis Championships held in Chapel Hill, N.C. ...


Iglesias, Serrano Ousted In Qualifying Round Of ITA Regional Championships

Chapel Hill, N.C. (October 23, 2002) - East Tennessee State Junior Diego Iglesias (Mar del Plata, Argentina) and sophomore Moises Serrano (Bucaramanga, Colombia) were defeated in the qualifying round of the 2002 Omni Hotels ITA Region II Championships played at the University of North Carolina Wednesday. ...


Iglesias Falls Short In Championship, Men's Tennis Wraps Up Play at USC Tourney

Columbia, S.C. (October 19, 2002) - East Tennessee State junior Diego Iglesias (Mar del Plata, Argentina) fell to Georgia Tech's Roger Anderson Sunday in the A-1 singles championship at the 2002 South Carolina Fall Invitational....


Men's Tennis Continues To Roll at USC Invite

Columbia, S.C. (October 19, 2002) - East Tennessee State's men's tennis team advanced two singles players into Sunday's semi-finals round and one doubles team to the finals following a successful day two at the South Carolina Fall Invitational. ...



Iglesias/Salazar Return Home From ITA Championships

Chattanooga, Tenn. (October 6, 2002) - East Tennessee State men's tennis duo Diego Iglesias (Mar del Plata, Argentina) and Alejandro Salazar (Arequipa, Peru) won their first match during Saturday's pre-qualifying round of the 2002 Icy Hot/ITA All-American Championships at The Champions Club in Chattanooga, Tenn. However, the doubles team was eliminated from the tournament following a tough loss in the round of 32. ...


Men's Tennis Falters at ITA Championships - One Doubles Team Remains

Chattanooga, Tenn. (October 5, 2002) - East Tennessee State men's tennis failed to advance any singles players into the qualifying round of the 2002 ITA All-American Championships, while the fate of one doubles team is still to be determined at this weekend's pre-qualifying round at The Champions Club in Chattanooga, Tenn....


Iglesias, Serrano and Salazar Advance at ITA All-American

Chattanooga, Tenn. (October 4, 2002) - East Tennessee State men's tennis advanced at least three of its five singles players into Saturday's second round of the 2002 ITA All-American Championships played at The Champions Club in Chattanooga, Tenn. ...


Men's Tennis To Compete At 2002 ITA All-American Championships

Johnson City, Tenn. (October 3, 2002) - Members of East Tennessee State's men's tennis team are getting ready to compete in the 2002 Icy Hot/ITA Men's All-American Championships hosted by The Champions Club in Chattanooga, Tenn....


Zaatini Named Assistant Men's Tennis Coach

Johnson City, Tenn. (September 25, 2002) - East Tennessee State head men's tennis coach Dave Mullins announced that former standout player Yaser Zaatini , originally from Maracay, Venezuela, will be joining the Buccaneer program as Mullins' assistant coach. ...


Tennis Tournament Suspended Due to Rain

Johnson City, Tenn. (September 21, 2002) - Due to inclement weather, East Tennessee State University has cancelled all of Saturday's tennis matches for the 12th Annual ETSU Fall Collegiate Classic. Play is scheduled to resume on Sunday, Sept. 22 with the main draws beginning at 9:00 a.m. at the ETSU Tennis Complex....


ETSU Fall Collegiate Underway

Johnson City, Tenn. (September 20, 2002) - East Tennessee State University's men's and women's tennis programs are hosting to the 12th Annual ETSU Fall Collegiate Classic, which began Friday morning at the ETSU Tennis Complex....


12th Annual ETSU Fall Collegiate Championship Set for Friday

Johnson City, Tenn. (September 19, 2002) - East Tennessee State University is set to host its 12th annual ETSU Fall Collegiate Tennis Championships beginning Friday. The tournament will begin at 9 a.m. Friday and run thru Sunday at the ETSU Tennis Center. ...


ETSU Releases Men's Tennis Schedule

Johnson City, Tenn. (August 5, 2002) - East Tennessee State University has released its men's tennis schedule for the upcoming 2002-03 season. The Buccaneers will begin play on Sept. 20, 2002 when they host the ETSU Fall Intercollegiate Championships. ...


Men's Tennis Named ITA All-Academic Team

Johnson City, Tenn. (July 18, 2002) - East Tennessee State's men's tennis team has been named an Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) All-Academic Team for the spring 2002 season....