Tennis

Tennis drops first match to Lipscomb

Story by Adam Redfern Staff writer aredfern@murraystate.edu The Murray State tennis team dropped its first game of the year on Friday, Feb. 8, against Lipscomb University. The Racers lost a 5-2 match, but don’t let the final score deceive you; most of the games finished relatively close. To start the day in doubles, junior Claire Read More



Racers spring to two victories

Story by Adam Redfern Staff Writer aredfern@murraystate.edu Murray State’s women’s tennis team started its spring season with two wins over Cumberland University. The Racers started the double header by winning the doubles point with sophomore Stasya Sharapova and junior Anja Loncarevic winning 6-2, and senior Amina Hadzic and junior Sara Loncarevic winning in a similar Read More


Tennis picked first in OVC preseason poll

Story by Adam Redfern Staff writer aredfern@murraystate.edu For the first time in Head Coach Jorge Caetano’s coaching tenure, Murray State’s women’s tennis team was picked to finish first in the OVC, alongside Austin Peay. After a season where the Racers finished 14-8 overall and 8-1 in the conference, Murray State will be seeking to build Read More


Racer tennis caps off fall season

Story by Adam Redfern Staff writer aredfern@murraystate.edu With the conclusion of the Murray State Invitational, the Racers capped off their fall season and will now set their sights on the spring season. The season started off with sophomore Stasya Sharapova reaching the semifinals in Flight A of the Austin Peay Invitational, ending the tournament with Read More


Tennis concludes fall season with MSU Invitational

Story by Adam Redfern Staff writer aredfern@murraystate.edu Murray State’s women’s tennis team closed off its fall season with the MSU Invitational on Oct. 6-7. The Racers opened the last tournament of the fall season by winning all three of their doubles matches. Junior Claire Chang and senior Jeanne Masson won 6-2. Senior Amina Hadzic and Read More


Racers leave mark on fall opener

Story by Adam Redfern Staff writer aredfern@murraystate.edu The Murray State women’s tennis team saw early success in its fall season at the Austin Peay State University Fall Invitational on Friday. “It was good for the first tournament,” said Head Coach Jorge Caetano. “We had a lot of good wins and tough matches. It was one Read More


Young Racers poised for more

Story by Adam Redfern, Contributing writer Despite a semifinal exit in this year’s OVC tournament, Murray State women’s tennis team had a season to be remembered. This regular season marked the 10th time that the Racers have finished second overall in the OVC at a (14-8, 8-1) mark. The only regular season loss this year Read More