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Andres Torres in action versus Morgan State on March 25.

Seahawks hand Morgan State 7-0 loss in men’s tennis

Calvin Shomaker, Copy Editor March 27, 2017
Seahawks improve to 9-4 on the season and 7-1 at home
UNCW freshman Ignasi de Reuda, who played No. 4 singles for the Seahawks versus USF, readies his forehand against Appalachian State on Jan. 21. 

ITA Kick-Off Weekend tests youthful Seahawks

After beating Appalachian State 5-2 on Jan. 21, the UNC Wilmington men’s tennis team visited Gainesville, Fla. for the Intercollegiate Tennis Association’s Kick-Off Weekend on Jan. 28 and 29.On Saturday,...

Alix Theodossiou prepares to return a ball during this past October's Seahawk Invitational.

Women’s tennis preview: Lady Seahawks look to improve with experienced roster

Portions of this article appear in both the men's and women's tennis spring previewsDeep southern roots In the early 1990s, when UNC Wilmington’s head men’s tennis coach Mait DuBois was a senior in...

Men’s tennis preview: DuBois, Seahawks ready to go

Portions of this article appear in both the men's and women's tennis spring previewsDeep southern roots In the early 1990s, when UNC Wilmington’s head men’s tennis coach Mait DuBois was a senior in...

Marshall Waren 

Fall recap: UNCW men’s and women’s tennis

Women show experience and depthThe UNC Wilmington women’s tennis team closed out fall play on Oct. 30 at Virginia Tech’s Hokie Invitational when senior Annika Sillanpaa won the consolation title in...

Taylor Vaughn, left, watches on as freshman Marshall Waren plays in UNCW's Seahawk Invitational over the weekend.

UNCW tennis alum Vaughn returns as assistant

A familiar face has returned to the UNC Wilmington men’s tennis program this season. After spending the past two years at Ole Miss, former UNCW assistant coach and player Taylor Vaughn has returned to...

Alix Theodossiou (left) and Annika Sillanpaa

UNCW dominates weekend’s Seahawk Invitational

The UNC Wilmington women’s tennis team has looked like a Colonial Athletic Association title contender in its first two tournaments of the fall.Four Seahawks returned to Wilmington with first place trophies...

UNCW club tennis to participate in next weekend's USTA Invitational

UNCW club tennis to participate in next weekend’s USTA Invitational

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- The United States Tennis Association announced that the UNC Wilmington club tennis team is one of 48 co-ed intramural club tennis teams that will compete at the USTA Tennis On Campus...

Breaking it down: UNCW’s athletic budget

To fit the financial theme of this month’s print issue, The Seahawk has decided to look into the annual athletic budget of UNC Wilmington and, in addition to grasping how it is funded, learn how scholarships...

Xandra Fougner brings experience to women’s tennis

The UNC Wilmington Women’s Tennis team got more experienced this off-season with the addition of Xandra Fougner.Born in Olso, Norway, Fougner came to the United States just two and a half years ago to...

Santtu Leskinen (pictured above in this season's Georgia Tech Invitational) led the Seahawks to a 12-9 team record in 2016 to go along with his 11-8 singles record.

Santtu Leskinen continues stellar year with NCAA bid

Noah Thomas | Sports Editor May 13, 2016

To add to an ever-growing list of achievements and awards, Colonial Athletic Association Player of the Year Santtu Leskinen has been awarded an individual bid to the 2016 NCAA Men’s Tennis Championships.Fresh...

Senior tennis star, Santtu Leskinen, was named the top player of the CAA for the 2016 season. 

Santtu Leskinen named CAA Player of the Year in men’s tennis

Santtu Leskinen has been named the Colonial Athletic Association’s Player of the Year for men’s tennis.The senior out of Helsinki, Finland was named the CAA’s top player for 2016 just two days before...

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