Sunday, February 14, 2010
GRAND RAPIDS – The Calvin men’s tennis team competed at the two-day Grand Rapids City Tournament on Friday and Saturday at the Orchard Hills Tennis Center. The two day competition was unscored. In addition to Calvin, teams competing included Aquinas, Grand Valley State and Grand Rapids Community College.
Saturday, February 06, 2010
The Calvin men’s tennis team kicked off its season on Saturday with a pair of dual matches inside the Huizenga Tennis and Track Center. Calvin opened the day with a 9-0 victory over Grand Rapids Community College and followed with a 7-2 win over Spring Arbor later Saturday evening.
Calvin’s victory over Grand Rapids Community College will not count on its season record as it did not come against a four-year institution.
Calvin returns to action next Friday and Saturday when it competes at the Grand Rapids City Tournament with Aquinas, Grand Rapids Community College and Hope also competing.
Monday, August 17, 2009
The Calvin men’s and women’s tennis teams have received the the prestigious All-Academic Team Award from the International Tennis Association (ITA). The ITA All-Academic Team award is open to any ITA program that has a cumulative team grade point average of 3.20 or above (on a 4.00 scale). The men’s team is doing so for the sixth straight year while the women’s team is doing so for the second straight season.
Monday, May 04, 2009
The All-MIAA men’s tennis teams have been announced and two Calvin players have been so honored. Named to the All-MIAA first team for the third straight year from Calvin is senior Marcus Zeilstra while Calvin senior Steve DeMaagd has been named to the All-MIAA second team for the second straight year.
Saturday, May 02, 2009
HOLLAND – Calvin’s run through the MIAA Tournament came to a close in the championship finals Saturday afternoon at Hope’s DeWitt Tennis Center with a 9-0 loss to Kalamazoo.
The victory gives Kalamazoo its 71st consecutive MIAA title. The championship streak is the longest in NCAA history at any level. The Hornets now advance to the NCAA III Tournament next week.
Thursday, April 30, 2009
HOLLAND – For the second consecutive year, the Calvin men’s tennis team has advanced to the MIAA Tournament finals. The Knights advanced to the finals with a 5-0 first round win over Trine on Thursday and then defeated host Hope 5-4 in the semifinals.
Calvin (16-6) will face top-seeded Kalamazoo (14-8) in the MIAA Tournament Championship final at noon at Holland Christian High School. The winner will receive the MIAA’s automatic bid to next week’s NCAA III Tournament.
Thursday, April 30, 2009
The Calvin baseball doubleheader scheduled for Thursday has been postponed until Friday, May 1, because of rain. The doubleheader on Friday is slated to begin at 2:00 p.m. at Olivet. The two teams will then play at Calvin on Saturday in a doubleheader beginning at 1:00 p.m.
Rain in West Michigan has also moved the MIAA Men’s and Women’s Tennis Tournaments indoors. Updated sites and times can be found on the MIAA website at:MIAA Website
The MIAA Track and Field Championships are also underway at Albion and will continue Thursday and Friday. Check out the MIAA website for more information.
Tuesday, April 28, 2009
ALBION—Calvin closed out its MIAA regular season campaign with an 8-1 win at Albion Tuesday afternoon. The Knights are now 14-6 overall and conclude the MIAA regular season at 4-2. The Knights will be the third seed for the MIAA Tournament and will face sixth-seeded Trine in a first round MIAA Tournament match at 8:00 a.m. Hope will serve as host of this year’s MIAA Tournament with outdoor play scheduled to take place at Holland Christian High School.
Saturday, April 25, 2009
By Chaz Amidon
GRAND RAPIDS—Marcus Zeilstra and Steve DeMaagd recorded a come-from-behind win in No. 1 doubles action, but each fell in singles play as Kalamazoo defeated the Knights 6-3 at the Huizenga Tennis and Track Center on Saturday.
Tuesday, April 21, 2009
KENTWOOD—The Calvin men’s tennis team picked up an 8-1 victory over visiting Trine University Tuesday afternoon at the MVP Sportsplex. The Knights are now 13-5 overall and 3-1 in MIAA competition.« First < 10 11 12 13 14 >