The Daily Northwestern

Men’s Tennis: Northwestern finishes best season since 2001 in disappointing fashion

Abbey Chase

April 22, 2012

Filed under Men's Tennis, Sports, Tennis

Sunday was not the happy ending the Wildcats' season deserved. Northwestern is currently ranked 44th, and its 7-4 record in Big Ten play is a dramatic turnaround from the Cats' 2-8 finish a year ago. The seven conference win...

Men’s Tennis: What a difference a year makes for Northwestern

Abbey Chase and Abbey Chase

April 18, 2012

Filed under Men's Tennis, Sports, Tennis

Heading into their final weekend of Big Ten dual matches, the Wildcats have proven this year is nothing like the last. Following a 2-8 record in conference play last season, Northwestern has turned the tables and prepares to enter ...

Men’s Tennis: Northwestern face uphill climb to new winning streak

Benjamin Taylor

April 11, 2012

Filed under Men's Tennis, Sports, Tennis

Northwestern will look to start a new winning streak after falling to No. 22 Michigan on Sunday. The only problem: Penn State and No. 2 Ohio State still stand in the Wildcats' way. "It seems tough, but we just have to be goo...

Men’s Tennis: Wildcats split weekend pair against Michigan schools

Benjamin Taylor

April 7, 2012

Filed under Men's Tennis, Sports, Tennis

Northwestern entered this weekend's contest riding a four-match winning streak and with some confidence. The Wildcats finished it with a strong win and a crushing defeat. The No. 48 Cats (12-7, 5-2 Big Ten) dominated Friday ag...

Men’s Tennis: Wildcats seek revenge against Michigan schools

Abbey Chase

April 2, 2012

Filed under Men's Tennis, Sports

The Wildcats have a turbulent relationship with the two schools from Michigan. Northwestern is 24-67 against Michigan and has not scored a win against it since 2002, but the Cats are 46-25 against Michigan State despite dropping ...

Men’s Tennis: Northwestern overcomes adversity to sweep weekend

Abbey Chase

March 30, 2012

Filed under Men's Tennis, Sports

The Wildcats continued their tear through the Big Ten season this weekend, taking out No. 36 Minnesota and Wisconsin to win their third- and fourth-straight matches. "You've got to be ready for anything," freshman Alex Pasareanu...

Men’s Tennis: Doubles point has led to success for Wildcats this season

Abbey Chase

March 26, 2012

Filed under Men's Tennis, Sports

After a two-week break, the Wildcats made a strong return to the court, notching two Big Ten wins on the road following a loss to Illinois on March 9. "When you have a little bit of time off, the first priority is getting your timi...

Men’s Tennis: Illinois holds off Northwestern for 5-2 victory

Abbey Chase

March 11, 2012

Filed under Men's Tennis, Sports

The Wildcats may not have won the match but they certainly made the Fighting Illini work for it in Friday's rivalry battle. In front of packed stands, Northwestern stayed with 20th-ranked Illinois but fell, 5-2. On the doubl...

Men’s Tennis: Northwestern unable to close out lead, falls to Denver, 4-3

Abbey Chase

March 3, 2012

Filed under Men's Tennis, Sports

For the second straight weekend, Northwestern had victory within its reach but could not close it out, falling at home to the University of Denver in a tight 4-3 loss on Sunday. The Wildcats (7-5) have now lost three str...

Men’s Tennis: No. 30 Louisville rips Northwestern, 5-2

Rebecca Friedman

February 29, 2012

Filed under Men's Tennis, Sports

After falling to 7-4 on the season in Louisville on Wednesday, Northwestern looks to wrap up its non-conference schedule with a victory in Evanston against Denver. The Wildcats were outmatched against No. 30 Louisville, falling 5...

Men’s Tennis: Wildcats look to rebound in the Bluegrass State

Abbey Chase

February 26, 2012

Filed under Men's Tennis, Sports

After a rough weekend at home, the Wildcats will be seeking redemption on the road in Louisville on Wednesday. Against North Carolina State on Saturday, Northwestern let the win slip away in a competitive battle. After winning t...