2013-14 Men's Tennis News

July 11, 2014
Five UMW Tennis Players Named to ITA All-Academic Team
Three UMW women's tennis players and two men were named to the Intercollegiate Tennis Association's All-Academic Team on Thursday. Lindsay Raulston, Alex Ritter, and Mackenzie Smith were named from the women's team, and Evan Charles and David Lunding-Johansson were named from the men's team.

June 11, 2014
UMW Men Finish 15th Nationally in ITA Division III Poll
The University of Mary Washington men's tennis team finished the season ranked 15th in the nation among Division III schools after advancing to the NCAA Tournament third round and coming within one win of the school record with 21 victories.

June 10, 2014
Tyler Carey Named VaSID College Division Player of the Year, Helbling Named Coach of the Year as All-State Teams Announced
University of Mary Washington junior Tyler Carey (Moseley, Va.) has been named State College Division Player of the Year, UMW head coach Todd Helbling repeated as State Coach of the Year, and Virginia Wesleyan College freshman Kenney Downing (Washington, D.C.) gained state Rookie of the Year as the 2014 Virginia Sports Information Directors announced the College Division Men's Tennis teams on Friday.

May 22, 2014
Carey, Charles Outlasted in Three Sets in NCAA Doubles Tourney; Carey Falls in Singles Action
The University of Mary Washington men's tennis team was well represented on day one of the NCAA Division III Individual tournaments on Thursday, Tyler Carey participated in the singles championship, and Carey and Evan Charles played in doubles action.

May 21, 2014
UMW's Carey, Charles Learn Draws in NCAA Singles, Doubles Flights
University of Mary Washington juniors Tyler Carey and Evan Charles learned their opponents in the NCAA Division III men's tennis singles and doubles championships on Tuesday.

May 15, 2014
UMW's Charles, Raulston, and Kane Named to Capital One/CoSIDA Academic All-District At-Large Teams
University of Mary Washington tennis players Evan Charles and Lindsay Raulston and field hockey player Haley Kane have been named to the College Sports Information Directors' Academic All-District At-Large Teams, named on Thursday.

May 11, 2014
#15 Men's Tennis Falls to #7 Johns Hopkins, 5-0, on Sunday; Closes Season at 21-6
The #15 University of Mary Washington men’s tennis team fell 5-0 to Johns Hopkins in the NCAA Tournament Third Round. The Blue Jays swept doubles to gain a 3-0 lead early. UMW ends the season at 21-6.

May 11, 2014
UMW Men's, Women's Tennis Will Host NCAA Tournament Super Regional This Weekend
Seven women's teams and five men's teams will compete this weekend in the first three rounds of the NCAA Tournament at the Battleground. The Mary Washington women will face Penn State-Behrend in the first round, while the men will face Wilkes in the second round. Dates and times are to be determined.

May 10, 2014
#15 Men's Tennis Advances to NCAA Tournament Third Round, With 5-0 Victory Against Wilkes
The #15 Mary Washington men’s tennis team knocked off Wilkes, 5-0, on Saturday. The Eagles swept doubles, and cruised in singles to earn the victory. UMW will face Johns Hopkins on Sunday in the NCAA Tournament Third Round.

May 8, 2014
BREAKING: UMW's Tyler Carey Advances to NCAA Singles Championship; Carey and Evan Charles Invited for Doubles.
Junior Tyler Carey will represent the University of Mary Washington at the NCAA Division III men's tennis singles championship in Cleremont, Ca., on May 21-23. Carey and classmate Evan Charles will also advance in the NCAA doubles championship.

May 5, 2014
UMW Men Up to #15 in ITA National Poll for May 1; Women Hang at #21
The University of Mary Washington men's tennis team moved up one spot to 15th in the nation in the May 1 national Intercollegiate Tennis Association poll. The Eagle women stayed put at #21 in the nation.

April 30, 2014
Carey Repeats as CAC Men's Tennis POY as Eagles Dominate All-CAC Teams; Griffin Named ROY
Mary Washington junior Tyler Carey repeated as a first-team men’s tennis singles and doubles all-star and became the sixth player in CAC history (and the fourth from UMW) to be named Player of the Year twice.

April 26, 2014
#16 UMW Men's Tennis Claims 15th Straight CAC Title, 7-2, Over Salisbury
The 16th ranked University of Mary Washington men's tennis team won its 15th consecutive Capital Athletic Conference championship with a 7-2 victory over Salisbury University on Saturday at the Battleground. The Eagles improve to 20-5 on the season.

April 24, 2014
Harrington, Charles Named 2013-14 Scholar Athletes of the Year
Juniors Claire Harrington and Evan Charles were named as the UMW Scholar Athletes of the Year on Thursday night at the Athletic Banquet.

April 24, 2014
#16 Eagles Roll Past St. Mary's, 9-0, in CAC Semifinal
The #16 Univeristy of Mary Washington men's tennis team defeated the Seahawks 9-0 on Wednesday. UMW won every match in straight sets on their way to the victory. David Lunding-Johansson led the Eagles on his birthday, winning both his singles and doubles matches. UMW improves to 19-5 on the year, and face Salisbury in the CAC Championship on Saturday.

April 19, 2014
Eagles Fall To Johns Hopkins, 8-1, on Saturday
The #16 University of Mary Washington men's tennis team closed out the regular season with an 8-1 loss at the hands of Johns Hopkins. The Blue Jays swept singles to win the match. UMW falls to 18-5 with the loss.

April 17, 2014
#16 Men's Tennis Defeats St. Mary's, 7-2, to Stay Unbeaten in CAC Play; Move to 18-4, 6-0 CAC on the Year
The University of Mary Washington men's tennis team downed the Seahawks, 7-2 on Thursday to move to 18-4, 6-0 CAC on the year. The Eagles won five of six singles matches, and two of three doubles matches en route to the win.

April 12, 2014
#16 Eagles Edge Salisbury, 6-3, on Saturday
The #16 Mary Washington men's tennis team edged the Sea Gulls, 6-3 in CAC action on Saturday. UMW recieved big three set victories from Tyler Carey and Scott Buie to seal the victory. The Eagles move to 17-4, 5-0 CAC on the year.

April 11, 2014
Men's Tennis Moves to #16 in the Nation; Sit at #4 Regionally in New Polls
The UMW men's tennis team moved up to #16 in the new polls nationally, while also earning a #4 ranking in the Atlantic South region. Several Eagles also earned individual rankings in the ITA poll.

April 5, 2014
UMW Men's Tennis Picks Up Pair of Wins on Saturday
The #17 University of Mary Washington men's tennis team defeated CAC rival York 9-0, before defeating Swarthmore 7-2 on Saturday. The wins move the Eagles to 16-4, 4-0 CAC on the year.

April 4, 2014
#17 Men's Tennis Defeats CNU and Penn State-Harrisburg on Friday
The #17 University of Mary Washington men's tennis team defeated a pair of CAC foes in Christopher Newport and Penn State-Harrisburg on Friday. UMW dispatched the Captains 8-1, and the Lions 9-0 to move to 14-4, 3-0 CAC on the year.

March 30, 2014
#17 Men's Tennis Falls to Division I Georgetown, 6-1, on Sunday
The #17 University of Mary Washington men's tennis team fell 6-1 to Division I Georgetown on Sunday. The Eagles fell in two of the three doubles matches, and five of the six singles matches on the day. UMW moves to 12-4 on the year.

March 28, 2014
Eagles Tennis Remains #17 Nationally; Sits at #4 in the Region in New ITA Poll
The University of Mary Washington men's tennis team sits at #17 in the nation, and #4 in the Atlantic South Region, according to the new ITA Polls. The Eagles are 12-3, 1-0 CAC on the year.

March 23, 2014
#11 Carnegie Mellon Trips Up #17 UMW, 6-3, on Sunday
The #17 UMW men's tennis team fell to #11 Carnegie Mellon, 6-3 on Sunday. Tyler Carey picked up a big win at one singles against the number one singles player in Division III. The Eagles 12-3 on the year.

March 22, 2014
#17 Men's Tennis Defeats #25 Bates, 6-3, on Saturday in Fredericksburg
The #17 University of Mary Washington men's tennis team defeated #25 Bates 6-3 on Saturday. The Eagles won all three doubles, and three singles matches en route to the victory. UMW is now 12-2 on the year.

March 18, 2014
Blakhin Earns CAC Player of the Week Honors for Second Time This Season
Senior Alex Blakhin earned his second CAC Player of the Week honors for his stellar week. Blakhin went 4-0 in singles play this week.

March 15, 2014
#17 Eagles Pick Up Two Wins on Saturday Over Southern Virginia and #22 Washington & Lee
The Univeristy of Mary Washington men's tennis team picked up two wins on Saturday over Southern Virginia (9-0) and Washington and Lee (7-2). The #17 Eagles move to 11-2 overall.

March 14, 2014
#17 Eagles Down Frostburg State, 9-0, to Open Conference Play
The #17 University of Mary Washington men's tennis team defeated the Bobcats 9-0 on Friday afternoon. The Eagles won every match in straight sets to move to 9-2, 1-0 CAC on the year.

March 12, 2014
David Lunding-Johansson Wins CAC Player of the Week Honors
Lunding-Johansson is the fourth Eagle to win the award, and the fourth in five weeks. The Eagles are 7-2 on the year.

March 8, 2014
#17 Eagles Fall in California Finale, 5-4 at #13 Redlands
The #17 Eagle men's tennis team fell 5-4 to #13 Redlands on Saturday afternoon. The Eagles won two of the three doubles matches, but lost four of the six singles match en route to the loss. The loss drops the Eagles to 7-2 on the year.

March 7, 2014
#17 Eagles Drop Heartbreaker to #16 Pomona-Pitzer, 5-4
The #17 University of Mary Washington men's tennis team fell 5-4 against the Sagehens on Thursday. UMW won three singles matches, but only won one doubles match on the day. The loss is the first for the Eagles, as they drop to 7-1 on the year.

March 4, 2014
UMW Moves Up to 17th in ITA National Poll
The UMW men's tennis team is ranked #17 in the first Spring ITA National Polls.

March 3, 2014
#28 Men's Tennis Starts Off California Trip With a Huge 6-3 Win Over #7 Cal Lutheran
The University of Mary Washington men's tennis team picked up a big 6-3 win over a tough Cal Lutheran squad. CLU came into the match ranked #7 in the nation, while UMW is #28 nationally. The Eagles move to 7-0 on the year.

February 23, 2014
#28 Men's Tennis Picks Up Big Win Over #21 N.C. Wesleyan, 8-1
The University of Mary Washington men's tennis team won on the final day of the UMW Invite, 8-1 over #21 N.C. Wesleyan. The Eagles won two of three doubles matches, and all six singles matches en route to the victory.

February 22, 2014
#28 Mary Washington Men's Tennis Picks Up Two Wins on Day One of UMW Invite
The #28 ranked Mary Washington men's tennis team picked up a 9-0 win over Vassar, and a 6-3 win over Denison on Saturday. The wins move the Eagles to 5-0 on the year.

February 15, 2014
#28 Men's Tennis Downs #27 Stevens, 6-3 on Saturday
The University of Mary Washington men's tennis team defeated Stevens Institute of Technology, 6-3 on Saturday afternoon. The Eagles won two of three doubles, and four of six singles matches on the day. The Eagles remain perfect at 3-0 on the year.

February 9, 2014
Men's Tennis Picks Up Two Wins to Open Dual Season
The University of Mary Washington men's tennis team picked up two wins to start the dual season, both 9-0 over Bridgewater and Methodist. The Eagles only dropped one set all day en route to the opening day wins.

February 3, 2014
Men's Tennis Welcomes Back Alumni on Hall of Fame Weekend
The UMW men's tennis team welcomed back alumni this past weekend. The alumni played against current players on the team.

November 15, 2013
UMW to Name Outdoor Tennis Complex After Retired Athletic Director and Coach Ed Hegmann
The University of Mary Washington Board of Visitors passed a resolution on Friday to name the University’s outdoor tennis complex after retired long-time Director of Athletics and Women’s Tennis Coach Dr. Edward Hegmann. The facility will be named the Edward Hegmann II Tennis Complex.

September 30, 2013
UMW Men's Tennis Has Strong Showing at ITA Southeast Regional This Weekend
Marcell Rengifo won the B4 Singles Flight at the ITA Southeast Regional this weekend.

September 25, 2013
UMW Freshman Alex Cragg Earns CAC Player of the Week Honors
Freshman Alex Cragg earned Capital Athletic Conference Player of the Week honors.

September 22, 2013
Men's Tennis Has Strong Showing on Day Two of Mason Invitational
The Eagles faced host George Mason and Mount St. Mary's in singles and doubles action on Sunday.

September 21, 2013
Men's Tennis Competes In Day One of Mason Invitational
The UMW men's tennis team won one doubles and four singles matches on Saturday.

September 16, 2013
Men's Tennis Has Strong Showing at UMW Kickoff Classic
Four Eagles went a perfect 3-0 this weekend in singles play.