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April 26, 2015
GREENVILLE, S.C. (April 26, 2015) - After a decade-long hiatus from the Southern Conference, ETSU picked up where it last left off by taking home the SoCon Men's Tennis title. The Bucs defeated Furman, 4-0, on the Paladins' home court to earn ETSU's ninth-consecutive league tournament title.
April 25, 2015
GREENVILLE, S.C. (April 25, 2015) - The top-seeded ETSU men's tennis team defeated No. 4 Samford, 4-1, Saturday in Greenville, S.C., to advance to the title match of the Southern Conference Men's Tennis Championship.
April 24, 2015
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (April 25, 2015) – Due to expected inclement weather in the Upstate Saturday, the 2015 Southern Conference Men’s and Women’s Tennis Bracket has been altered.
April 24, 2015
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (April 24, 2015) - For the second time in the last week, ETSU and The Citadel went toe-to-toe, and for the second time, ETSU bested the Bulldogs, reserving the Buccaneers a spot in Saturday's semifinal round of the Southern Conference Men's Tennis Championship.
April 23, 2015
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (April 23, 2015) - Top-seeded ETSU will open play in the Southern Conference Men's Tennis Championship Friday, April 24 versus eighth-seeded The Citadel at 8:30 a.m., in Spartanburg, S.C.
April 23, 2015
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 23, 2015) - Throughout the season, members of the ETSU men’s tennis team will be featured in a ‘‘Getting to Know’’ segment on ETSUBucs.com. The next student-athlete to be profiled is Conner Huertas del Pino (Lima, Peru).
April 22, 2015
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (April 22, 2014) – The Southern Conference announced its men’s tennis postseason awards Wednesday, with four ETSU players earning all-conference honors, including sophomore David Biosca (Sant Fruitos de Bage, Spain) who was named SoCon Men’s Tennis Player of the Year after helping lead the Bucs to the league’s regular-season championship.
April 20, 2015
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (April 20, 2015) – ETSU co-captain Rogerio Ribeiro (Sao Paulo, Brazil) has been named the Southern Conference Men’s Tennis Player of the Week for all matches played April 13-19. Ribeiro went unbeaten last week as the Bucs notched wins over The Citadel and Furman to earn the league’s regular season championship.
April 18, 2015
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 18, 2015) - In a matchup of the Southern Conference's lone unbeaten teams, No. 68 ETSU prevailed Saturday, defeating Furman, 4-0, to clinch the SoCon regular season title, marking the 14th-consecutive year the program has captured either a regular season or tournament championship.
April 17, 2015
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 17, 2015) - Celebrating Senior Day, the 68th-ranked ETSU men's tennis team earned a convincing, 7-0 victory versus The Citadel Friday, extending its win streak to nine and clinching the Bucs' 12th win in their last 13 matches.
April 17, 2015
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 17, 2015) - Throughout the season, members of the ETSU men’s tennis team will be featured in a ‘‘Getting to Know’’ segment on ETSUBucs.com. The next student-athlete to be profiled is Fernando Amon (Buenos Aires, Argentina).
April 16, 2015
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 16, 2015) - The No. 68 ETSU men's tennis team will look to extend its eight-match win streak this weekend as the Bucs close out the regular season by hosting league opponents The Citadel and Furman. The league-leading Buccaneers, winners of 11 of their last 12 matches, are 5-0 in SoCon play this season.
April 14, 2015
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (April 14, 2015) – ETSU's David Biosca (Sant Fruitos de Bage, Spain) has been named the Southern Conference Men’s Tennis Player of the Week for all matches played April 6-12. It is the second time this season Biosca has earned the award after taking home the honor March 24.
April 13, 2015
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 13, 2015) - Throughout the season, members of the ETSU men’s tennis team will be featured in a ‘‘Getting to Know’’ segment on ETSUBucs.com. The next student-athlete to be profiled is Umberto Setter (Bedano, Switzerland).
April 11, 2015
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (April 11, 2015) - Just one day after shutting out league opponent Mercer, 7-0, the 69th-ranked ETSU men's tennis team blanked Chattanooga by an identical margin Saturday, remaining unbeaten in Southern Conference competition and clinching the Bucs' eighth-consecutive victory.
April 10, 2015
MACON, Ga. (April 10, 2015) - The 69th-ranked ETSU men's tennis team continued its winning ways Friday, knocking off league opponent Mercer, 7-0, in Macon, Ga., to extend its win streak to seven matches and move into a first-place tie with Furman in the Southern Conference standings.
April 09, 2015
MACON, Ga. (April 9, 2015) - The No. 69 ETSU men's tennis team will look to extend its six-match win streak this weekend as the Bucs visit league opponents Mercer and Chattanooga. The Buccaneers, winners of nine of their last ten matches, are 3-0 in conference competition this season.
April 04, 2015
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 4, 2015) - The 63rd-ranked ETSU men's tennis team notched its sixth consecutive victory Saturday, knocking off Georgia State, 5-2, in Johnson City. With the win, ETSU improved its record since Feb. 14 to 9-1 while also extending the program's home unbeaten streak to 16 matches.
April 03, 2015
BRISTOL, Tenn. (April 3, 2015) - The 63rd-ranked ETSU men's tennis team extended its win streak to five matches Friday with a 7-0 victory over non-conference opponent Appalachian State at the Bristol Racquet & Fitness Club in Bristol, Tenn. With the win, the Buccaneers, who have won eight of their last nine matches, improved to 5-0 at home.
April 02, 2015
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 2, 2015) - In the midst of a four-match win streak, No. 63 ETSU will look to continue its winning ways this weekend as the Bucs host non-conference opponents Appalachian State and Georgia State at the Buddy Hartsell Courts at the Dave Mullins Tennis Complex in Johnson City.
March 31, 2015
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 31, 2015) - Throughout the season, members of the ETSU men’s tennis team will be featured in a ‘‘Getting to Know’’ segment on ETSUBucs.com. The next student-athlete to be profiled is David Biosca (Sant Fruitos de Bage, Spain).
March 29, 2015
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 29, 2015) - The ETSU men's tennis team clinched its seventh win in the last eight matches Sunday, besting Samford, 5-2, in a tightly-contested Southern Conference match. With the victory, ETSU improved to 3-0 in SoCon play.
March 27, 2015
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 27, 2015) - Going toe-to-toe with its seventh ranked opponent of the season, the ETSU men's tennis team upset No. 47 UNC Wilmington Friday in Johnson City, marking the Bucs' sixth win in their last seven matches.
March 26, 2015
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 26, 2015) - Following a three-match road swing, the ETSU men's tennis team will return home this weekend for a pair of matches, taking on No. 47 UNC Wilmington Friday, and SoCon foe Samford Sunday. Fans in attendance at Friday's match will receive free pizza courtesy of ETSU Men's Tennis.
March 24, 2015
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (March 24, 2015) – ETSU sophomore David Biosca has been named the Southern Conference Men’s Tennis Player of the Week, for all matches played March 16-22.
March 23, 2015
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 23, 2015) - Throughout the season, members of the ETSU men’s and women's tennis teams will be featured in a ‘‘Getting to Know’’ segment on ETSUBucs.com. The next student-athlete to be profiled is Sebastian Yllera (Cinco Saltos, Argentina).
March 22, 2015
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (March 22, 2015) - With a hard-fought, 4-1 win at Wofford Sunday, the ETSU men's tennis team earned its fifth victory in the last six matches, while simultaneously snapping the Terriers' four-match win streak.
March 21, 2015
GREENSBORO, N.C. (March 21, 2015) - Playing in its first Southern Conference match since 2005, the ETSU men's tennis team knocked off UNC Greensboro Saturday, 6-1, in Greensboro, N.C.
March 19, 2015
ATHENS, Ga. (March 19, 2015) - The ETSU men's tennis team pushed the fifth-ranked Georgia Bulldogs, winners of six NCAA titles, to the brink Thursday, forcing four three-set matches in singles play before suffering a deceivingly disparate, 9-0 loss at the Lindsey Hopkins Indoor Tennis Facility in Athens, Ga.
March 18, 2015
ATHENS, Ga. (March 18, 2015) - The ETSU men's tennis team will look to extend its three-match win streak this weekend as the Bucs visit No. 5 Georgia, UNC Greensboro, and Wofford for a trio of road matches within a four-day span.
March 08, 2015
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 8, 2015) - Throughout the season, members of the ETSU men’s and women's tennis teams will be featured in a ‘‘Getting to Know’’ segment on ETSUBucs.com. The next student-athlete to be profiled is sophomore Ismael Merino (Lima, Peru).
March 06, 2015
BRISTOL, Tenn. (March 6, 2015) - The ETSU men's tennis team extended its winning streak to three matches Saturday, earning a commanding 6-1 victory versus Winthrop at the Bristol Racquet & Fitness Club in Bristol, Tenn.
March 05, 2015
BRISTOL, Tenn. (March 5, 2015) - Winners of its last two matches, the ETSU men's tennis team will continue non-conference play Friday, March 6, taking on Winthrop at 12:00 p.m., inside the Bristol Racquet & Fitness Club in Bristol, Tenn.
February 27, 2015
BRISTOL, Tenn. (Feb. 27, 2015) - After beginning the season with eight road or neutral-site matches, the ETSU men's tennis team played its first home match of the season Friday, defeating Tennessee Tech by a convincing 7-0 margin in non-conference play at the Bristol Racquet & Fitness Club in Bristol, Tenn.
February 26, 2015
BRISTOL,Tenn. (Feb. 26, 2015) - For the first time this season, the ETSU men’s tennis team will take the court at home as the Bucs host Tennessee Tech Friday, Feb. 27 at 1:00 p.m., at the Bristol Racquet & Fitness Club in Bristol, Tenn.
February 25, 2015
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 25, 2015) - Throughout the season, members of the ETSU men’s and women's tennis teams will be featured in a ‘‘Getting to Know’’ segment on ETSUBucs.com. The third student-athlete to be profiled is redshirt junior Rogerio Ribeiro (Sao Paulo, Brazil).
February 15, 2015
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 15, 2015) - Throughout the season, members of the ETSU men’s and women's tennis teams will be featured in a ‘‘Getting to Know’’ segment on ETSUBucs.com.
February 14, 2015
LUBBOCK, Texas (Feb. 14, 2015) - Enduring windy conditions, two perennial powers squared off Saturday, with ETSU coming away with a hard-fought, 4-2 neutral-site victory versus Texas A&M - Corpus Christi in Lubbock, Texas.
February 13, 2015
LUBBOCK, Texas (Feb. 13, 2015) - The ETSU men's tennis team was defeated by No. 36 Texas Tech, 4-0, in non-conference action Friday. Five of the Buccaneers' (1-6) six losses this season have come against ranked opponents.
February 12, 2015
LUBBOCK, Texas (Feb. 12, 2015) - After a one-week break, the ETSU men's tennis team will travel to Lubbock, Texas, for a pair of non-conference matches, taking on No. 36 Texas Tech and Texas A&M Corpus Christi.
January 31, 2015
ATLANTA (Jan. 31, 2015) - In the midst of a nine-match road swing, the ETSU men's tennis team fell to No. 72 Georgia Tech, 6-1, Saturday in Atlanta, Ga.
January 29, 2015
ATLANTA (Jan. 29, 2015) - More than half of ETSU's matches this season have come against ranked opponents. The Buccaneers will face another tough test Saturday, Jan. 31 as ETSU visits No. 72 Georgia Tech in Atlanta, Ga.
January 25, 2015
SEATTLE (Jan. 25, 2015) - Despite opening play by taking the doubles point, No. 68 ETSU suffered a narrow, 4-3 setback to Portland as the Buccaneers wrapped up a three-day road trip to Seattle, Wash.
January 24, 2015
SEATTLE (Jan. 24, 2015) - The ETSU men's tennis team picked up its first win of the young season Saturday, coming from behind twice to knock off Big Ten opponent Wisconsin, 4-3, in a neutral-site match played in Seattle, Wash.
January 23, 2015
SEATTLE (Jan. 23, 2015) - For the third time in as many matches, ETSU suffered a setback to a ranked opponent. Friday, the 68th-ranked Buccaneers fell, 4-1, to No. 63 Washington on the Huskies' home court in Seattle, Wash.
January 17, 2015
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (Jan. 17, 2015) - For the second time in as many days, the ETSU men's tennis team went toe-to-toe with a ranked opponent. ETSU fell to No. 20 Wake Forest, 7-2, Saturday on the Demon Deacons' home court.
January 17, 2015
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 17, 2015) - Launched by the White House in September, the "It's On Us" campaign is an initiative aimed at ending sexual assaults on college campuses. Join the Buccaneers in taking the pledge by visiting itsonus.org.
January 16, 2015
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (Jan. 16, 2014) - Friday's match marked the Buccaneers' first regular-season contest as a Southern Conference representative since 2005; however, ETSU was haunted by a familiar foe from the program's recent past, falling to North Florida, 4-0, in the Bucs' season opener.
January 15, 2015
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (Jan. 15, 2014) - In its first regular season action as a Southern Conference representative since 2005, the ETSU men’s tennis team will open the 2015 campaign this weekend, taking on ranked opponents North Florida and Wake Forest on the road.
December 23, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 17, 2014) – The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics wishes its Buccaneer fans across the world Happy Holidays!
November 21, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 21, 2014) - Alongside successes on the court, the ETSU men's tennis team has made a habit of excelling in the classroom, earning ITA All-Academic Team honors the past four seasons. Friday, the Bucs shared their passion for learning with students at Lake Ridge Elementary.
October 19, 2014
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Oct. 19, 2014) - Conner Huertas (Lima, Peru) and Sebastian Yllera (Cinco Saltos, Argentina) took home the consolation singles title at the USTA/ITA Ohio Valley Regional Championships, combining to win eight matches in the back draw flight.
October 05, 2014
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (Oct. 5, 2014) - The ETSU men's tennis team wrapped up play in the UVa Fall Invite Sunday, with senior Fernando Amon (Buenos Aires, Argentina) winning the consolation title in the Red Singles flight.
October 04, 2014
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (Oct. 4, 2014) - One day after two ETSU doubles teams won flight titles, the Bucs sent three players to the semifinals of their respective singles flights at the UVa Fall Invite in Charlottesville, Va. The semifinal rounds will be played Sunday, Oct. 5.
October 03, 2014
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (Oct. 3, 2014) - Two ETSU doubles teams took home doubles flight titles Friday during Day One of the UVa Fall Classic in Charlottesville, Va. All three ETSU doubles teams in action advanced to the finals of their respective flights.
October 02, 2014
WILMINGTON, N.C. and CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (Oct. 2, 2014) - Both the ETSU women's and men's tennis teams will be in action this weekend, as the women travel to Wilmington, N.C., to take part in the UNC Wilmington Invitational, while the men will compete in the UVa Fall Invitational in Charlottesville, Va.
September 30, 2014
TULSA, Okla. (Sept. 30, 2014) - ETSU sophomore men's tennis players David Biosca (Sant Fruitos de Bage, Spain) and Diego Nunez (Monterrey, Mexico) concluded play in the 2014 Saint Francis Health System ITA Men's All-American Championships Tuesday.
September 29, 2014
TULSA, Okla. (Sept. 29, 2014) - ETSU sophomore men's tennis player David Biosca (Sant Fruitos de Bage, Spain) picked up an upset win over 84th-ranked Tyler Lu of Yale in the first round of qualifying at the 2014 Saint Francis Health System ITA Men's All-American Championships in Tulsa, Okla., Monday.
September 28, 2014
TULSA, Okla. (Sept. 28, 2014) - ETSU sophomore men's tennis players David Biosca (Sant Fruitos de Bage, Spain) and Diego Nunez (Monterrey, Mexico) will compete in the 2014 Saint Francis Health System ITA Men's All-American Championships, with both players beginning play Monday, Sept. 29.
September 21, 2014
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (Sept. 21, 2014) - The ETSU men's tennis team concluded play in the UVa Ranked Plus One Invitational Sunday with sophomores David Biosca (Sant Fruitos de Bage, Spain) and Diego Nunez (Monterrey, Mexico) teaming up to finish third in the Orange Doubles flight.
September 20, 2014
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (Sept. 20, 2014) - Junior Sebastian Yllera (Cinco Saltos, Argentina) advanced to the final round of the Blue Singles backdraw bracket Saturday as ETSU continued play in the UVA Ranked Plus One Invitational in Charlottesville, Va.
September 19, 2014
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (Sept. 19, 2014) - The ETSU men's tennis team sent three players to the quarterfinals of their respective singles flights at the UVa Ranked Plus One Invitational Friday. The Bucs also placed a doubles team in the semifinals of the Orange Doubles flight.
September 18, 2014
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., and SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Sept. 18, 2014) - The ETSU men's and women's tennis teams will continue fall competition this weekend, as the men's team travels to Charlottesville, Va., for the UVa Ranked Plus One Invitational, while the women's squad visits Spartanburg, S.C., to take part in the USC Upstate Fall Classic.
September 14, 2014
ATHENS, Ga. (Sept. 14, 2014) - After running the table in Atlantic Sun doubles competition last season, ETSU's doubles duo of Conner Huertas (Lima, Peru) and Sebastian Yllera (Cinco Saltos, Argentina) picked up right where they left off, winning the Division II Doubles title at the Southern Intercollegiates.
September 13, 2014
ATHENS, Ga. (Sept. 13, 2014) - ETSU's Conner Huertas and Sebastian Yllera advanced to the semifianls of the Division II Doubles flight of the Southern Intercollegiate Championships Saturday in Athens, Ga. The tournament will resume play Sunday, Sept. 14.
September 12, 2014
ATHENS, Ga. (Sept. 12, 2014) - To open fall competition, three ETSU players advanced to the Round of 32 in singles play at the Southern Intercollegiate Championships in Athens, Ga.
September 11, 2014
ATHENS, Ga. and Elon, N.C. (Sept. 11, 2014) - The ETSU men's and women's tennis teams will begin 2014 fall competition this weekend, with the men's team taking part in the Southern Intercollegiate Championships in Athens, Ga., and the women's squad participating in the Elon Fall Invite in Elon, N.C.
September 09, 2014
SKILLMAN, N.J. (Sept. 9, 2014) - Following stellar 2013-14 campaigns, ETSU sophomores David Biosca (Sant Fruitos de Bage, Spain) and Diego Nunez (Monterrey, Mexico) have earned spots in the ITA Division I Preseason Men's Singles Rankings.
July 10, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (July 10, 2014) - The playing season for the ETSU men's tennis team may have concluded in May, but the season of giving is in full swing. Thursday afternoon, the 2014 Atlantic Sun Champion Buccaneers provided free tennis lessons to campers of Fairmont Adventurequest.
June 30, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (July 1, 2014) – The Buccaneers are back home. After spending the past nine seasons as members of the Atlantic Sun Conference, the ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics officially rejoined the Southern Conference at the stroke of midnight on Monday evening.
MTEN The Citadel 0 Johnson City, Tenn.
Apr 17 ETSU 7
SB Furman 2 Johnson City, Tenn.
Apr 17 ETSU 1
SB Furman 7 9
Apr 17 ETSU 6
BB Samford 15 Johnson City, Tenn.
Apr 17 ETSU 4
MTEN Furman 0 Johnson City, Tenn.
Apr 18 ETSU 4
BB Samford 8 Johnson City, Tenn.
Apr 18 ETSU 4
SB Furman 12 6
Apr 18 ETSU 0
BB Samford 7 Johnson City, Tenn.
Apr 18 ETSU 4
MGOLF Southern Conference Championship Pinehurst, N.C.
Apr 19 Results
MGOLF Southern Conference Championship Pinehurst, N.C.
Apr 20 Results
MGOLF Southern Conference Championship Pinehurst, N.C.
Apr 21 1st of 8
BB Tennessee 14 Johnson City, Tenn.
Apr 21 ETSU 7
BB ETSU 4 Rock Hill, S.C.
Apr 22 Winthrop 8
MTEN ETSU 4 Spartanburg, S.C.
Apr 24 The Citadel (Quarterfinal) 0
WTEN ETSU 4 Greenville, S.C.
Apr 24 Wofford (Quarterfinal) 1