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Men’s and women’s tennis give Fresno State unique edge

Fresno State athletics have long been the pride of the Central Valley, but that pride mostly concerns football, basketball, baseball and, at the most, softball. Coaches pride themselves on finding talent in the Valley, but in some sports, like tennis, ...

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Spring Sports Preview Part 1

Women’s Tennis Head Coach: Ryan Stotland 2015-16 Record: 19-9 Returners: 3 Players to Watch: Katerina Stloukalova, Galina Bykova, Emma Wilson First Match: Sun., Jan. 22 @ Sacramento State, noon   Men’s Tennis Head Coach: Luke Shields 2015-16 Record: 10-17 Returners: ...

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Women’s tennis: ‘Dogs fall victim to late Shockers rally

There was no warmth at the end of a match for the Bulldogs women’s tennis team, which began in bitter cold temperatures at the Wathen Tennis Center on Saturday and finished with a 5-2 loss against its first ranked opponent.

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Men’s tennis: ‘Dogs pull off close victory

Perfect tennis weather drew a large crowd to Spalding G. Wathen Center Thursday afternoon, and those in the stands witnessed a nail-biting spectacle as the Bulldogs powered through to a 4-3 victory over visiting Loyola Marymount.

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Tennis: ‘Dogs take down Tigers in weekday showdown

The Fresno State men’s tennis team took another step forward to improve to 3-1 with a tight win in Stockton amid humid conditions in the early afternoon Wednesday. While Pacific’s record of 0-7 may not indicate it, it has been ...

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Tennis: ‘Dogs off to quick start with home wins

The Fresno State women’s tennis team finished strong for a definitive 7-0 victory against University of San Francisco on Sunday despite windy conditions and an ever-shifting schedule.

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Tennis: Fresno State battles adversity for first win

Fresno State women’s tennis scored its first two victories of the season over Cal Poly and Fresno City College, the latter in dominant fashion.

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Women’s Tennis: Susdorf leads team to strong finish

The Fresno State women’s tennis team completed play in the Cal Nike Invitational Tournament on Sunday at the Hellman Tennis Complex in Berkeley, California, with a strong performance from senior Anne Susdorf. Susdorf had two wins on the final day ...

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Men’s Tennis: ‘Dogs finish second tourney of season

The Fresno State men’s tennis team finished the 2014 St. Francis Health ITA Men’s All-American Championship at the Michael D. Case Tennis Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma, Monday. Fresno State senior Sai Kartik Nakireddi represented Fresno State for the qualifying rounds ...

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Bulldog Bulletin – April 28, 2014

(Compiled by Quinn Robinson) Tennis: Women’s team wins MW title The No. 1-ranked Fresno State women’s tennis team clinched the Mountain West Women’s Tennis Championship by beating second-seeded New Mexico 4-2 Sunday at Sierra Sport and Racquet Club. The Bulldogs ...

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Tennis: ‘Dogs finish season strong, will host conference tournament

By Quinn Robinson

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Men’s Tennis: A cultural landscape

Over the past decade, the landscape of tennis has changed drastically. What was once controlled by names such as John McEnroe and Jimmy Connors, the sport has now become international, now dominated by names like Novak Djokovic, Stanislas Wawrinka and ...

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Advantage Egan: Living the dream

Most would not expect a 54-year-old woman to lead a college tennis team as anything other than a coach. However, Fresno State instructor Candace Egan is the No. 1 player for the Fresno City College women’s tennis team.

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Going out on top

Fresno State beat Idaho Sunday, 4-2, for its second-consecutive Western Athletic Conference Championship in Las Cruces, N.M. Top-seeded Fresno State also had three Bulldogs named to the All-Tournament team in singles: seniors Remi Boutillier and David Ayoun and sophomore Francis Alcantara. Boutillier and Alcantara were also named to the All-Tournament doubles team.

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Bulldogs brace for WAC Championships

The men’s and women’s tennis teams will try to win their final Western Athletic Conference Championship titles Thursday in Las Cruces, N.M. before moving to the Mountain West Conference next season.

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Bulldogs down Gauchos in preparation for No. 7 Pepperdine

Fresno State won its fourth straight game in a 5-2 victory over UC Santa Barbara Tuesday at the Wathen Tennis Center. The Bulldogs (17-3) started off slow, losing the doubles point to the Gauchos (12-8) before storming back and taking all but one singles match.

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‘Dogs take down Rebels 5-2

The nationally ranked Bulldog tennis team continued its rise to dominance, defeating UNLV, 5-2, on Sunday at the Wathen Tennis Center for its eighth-straight win.

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Tennis match delayed, called off due to weather

Mother Nature didn’t want to wait any longer during Sunday’s men’s tennis match between Fresno State and No. 12 Pepperdine at the Wathen Tennis Center, forcing the match to be called off at 8:45 p.m. after a 3½-hour mid-match rain delay.

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