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New look for women’s tennis

01.22.2015 – 9:20 pm |

New coach ready to lead women’s tennis in spring
With a new coach at the helm, the Idaho women’s tennis team is set to begin the spring season Thursday against border rival Washington State.

Sports briefs

01.16.2015 – 2:05 am |

Barta makes rankings
Men’s tennis player Odon Barta, a junior from Budapest, Hungary, begins the spring season ranked No. 15 in the ITA Mountain Region. Barta earns the ranking despite playing in the fall without a head tennis coach. He also …

Vandals wrap up fall season

11.10.2014 – 10:18 pm |

Led by Bykova, Vandals finish season on high note
The women’s tennis fall season came to a close for Idaho last weekend at the Gonzaga Hitting Dual in Spokane. After three days of matches, the Vandals …

Women’s tennis wraps up fall season

11.06.2014 – 10:25 pm |

Fall season to wrap up in Spokane, Cobra officially named head coach
Another fall campaign is almost complete for Idaho women’s tennis. After solid tournaments throughout late September and all through October, the Vandals head to …

Fall season to conclude in Spokane — Idaho travels to Spokane for the final tournament of the fall season.

10.23.2014 – 10:38 pm |

The fall tennis season offers a time for teams to see what kind of players they have and how they will be able to compete in the spring when the conference tournament takes place. The …

Bykova shines in Albuquerque

10.20.2014 – 10:08 pm |

Freshman top Vandal at ITA Regionals
Four Idaho women’s tennis players competed Wednesday to Saturday at the ITA Regionals in Albuquerque, New Mexico, but sophomore Galina Bykova exceeded expectations with her strong performance. She went 4-1 …

Vandals conclude ITA tourney

10.20.2014 – 9:55 pm |

Idaho has a good showing at the ITA Regionals in Vegas over the weekend
The third fall tournament concluded for the Idaho men’s tennis team, highlighted by a solid tournament run by junior Odon Barta Wednesday …

Women’s tennis competing in ITA Regionals in New Mexico

10.16.2014 – 10:09 pm |

The ITA Regionals meet is arguably the toughest and most important meet of the fall season. The Idaho women’s tennis team is competing in the Mountain Region of the meet, which started Wednesday and ends …

The ITA Regionals roll on as the Vandals try to keep up

10.16.2014 – 10:05 pm |

The ITA Regionals always bring the best of the best in collegiate tennis together to compete, and this year is no different. The Idaho men’s tennis team wrapped up the first two days of competition …

Vandals head to Sin City

10.13.2014 – 10:34 pm |

Idaho men’s tennis to head to Las Vegas for ITA Regionals
As the two weeks off for the Idaho men’s tennis team close, the Vandals prepare for the biggest tournament of the fall — the ITA Regionals Wednesday …

Men’s tennis wins two flights in Boise

10.06.2014 – 10:14 pm |

Idaho leaves Boise winning two different flights, consolation bracket championship
Showing no signs of his tennis elbow injury that has hampered him since last spring, senior Cristobal Ramos Salazar swept the Flight B singles at the …

Vandals impressive again in Pullman — women’s tennis completes solid second tournament

10.06.2014 – 9:50 pm |

In the midst of fall tournament season, Idaho women’s tennis coach Mariana Cobra isn’t afraid to juggle her lineup daily.
That’s just what she did last weekend in the WSU Invitational in Pullman. The tournament, which …

Back to Pullman for Vandals

10.02.2014 – 10:03 pm |

Idaho set for second tournament of season
Playing in its second tournament in Pullman in as many weekends, the Idaho women’s tennis team is no stranger to the teams it faces this weekend. 

Going south

10.02.2014 – 9:56 pm |

After a good showing at EWU Fall Classic, Idaho prepares for Boise Fall Invite
Idaho rolls into rival territory this weekend as the men’s tennis team heads to Boise to play in the Boise Fall Invite. …

Freshman leads men’s tennis in opening tournament

09.29.2014 – 10:47 pm |

Freshman Felipe Fonseca, Vandals have good showing in EWU Fall Classic
While veteran players for Idaho had good tournament runs, it was freshman Felipe Fonseca who outshone the rest of the Vandals in Idaho’s opening men’s …

Vandals shine in opener

09.29.2014 – 10:32 pm |

Vickers, Barcenilla lead Idaho in Cougar Classic

A few months after the Idaho women’s tennis team won the WAC Championships, the team returned to action over the weekend in Pullman for the Cougar Classic.
Without its top …

Women’s tennis set for season

09.26.2014 – 1:57 am |

Five months after winning the WAC Championship, the Idaho women’s tennis team begins its season with a few changes from last year.

Vandal men’s tennis begins new era

09.25.2014 – 9:52 pm |

Coaching changes, return to Big Sky highlight offseason for Idaho
The year 1978 was the last time the Idaho men’s tennis team had won a conference championship, and in both 2012 and 2013, the Vandals found …

Women’s tennis set for season

09.25.2014 – 9:27 pm |

Five months after winning the WAC Championship, the Idaho women’s tennis team begins its season with a few changes from last year.

Going pro overseas — Former Idaho tennis player Abid Akbar to try professional career overseas

09.11.2014 – 10:26 pm |

There are hundreds, if not thousands of professional tennis players all over the world, and former Idaho tennis player and current assistant coach Abid Akbar will join them in October as he packs his bags …

Vandals leave WAC on top

06.10.2014 – 7:25 pm |

After both the men’s and women’s tennis teams advanced to the NCAA tournament this past May, Idaho coach Jeff Beaman had another feather put into his cap as five of his players managed to crack …

Top-seed Trojans sweep Vandals in NCAA tournament

05.12.2014 – 3:55 pm |

The Vandals saw their up and down season come to an end on May 10 as they fell 4-0 to the top-ranked USC Trojans in the opening round of the NCAA men’s tennis tournament.
The loss …

No. 16 USC drops Idaho 4-0 in NCAA Tournament

05.12.2014 – 3:43 pm |

Two days before the season started, the Idaho women’s tennis team was without a head coach when former coach Myriam Sopel left to take the head coaching position at UTEP. Despite that, the Vandals exceeded …

Uphill fight – Vandal men prepare for No. 1 overall USC challenge

05.08.2014 – 10:13 pm |

After returning to Moscow as WAC champions early last week, the Vandal men’s tennis team knew they were going to be playing in the NCAA tournament — they just didn’t know where. This was until …

Battle in Los Angeles – Idaho women’s tennis taking on No. 16-seeded USC Trojans in L.A. in NCAA tournament

05.08.2014 – 10:11 pm |

The last-minute logistics are set for the Idaho women’s tennis team, who are playing in its first NCAA tournament match in program history.  

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