2010-11 Men's Tennis News
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April 02, 2011
To close the 2011 spring season, the FGCU men's tennis team traveled to Jacksonville, Fla. on Saturday for a meeting with No. 73 UNF. The Eagles fell to the Ospreys, 7-0, in the A-Sun dual.
April 01, 2011
The FGCU men's tennis team headed to Jacksonville, Fla. for an Atlantic Sun Conference dual with Jacksonville on Friday. Seniors Carlo Checchia and Mitchell Lvovsky each recorded singles wins as the Eagles fell to the Dolphins, 5-2.
March 31, 2011
The FGCU men's tennis team will look to close out the regular season on high note as it travels to Jacksonville, Fla. for a pair of A-Sun duals. The Eagles head to Jacksonville on Friday at 10 a.m. and wrap up the year against UNF on Saturday at 1 p.m.
March 27, 2011
On an afternoon honoring the senior trio of Mitchell Lvovsky, Carlo Checchia and Frank Acierno, the FGCU men's tennis team was turned away by Brown in a 6-1 result. Lvovsky recorded the Eagles' only point with a three-set singles win in his final competition at the FGCU Tennis Complex.
March 25, 2011
Returning to Atlantic Sun action following a pair of non-conference matches, the FGCU men's tennis team fell to ETSU on Friday afternoon in Johnson City, Tenn., 7-0.
March 24, 2011
The FGCU men's and women's tennis teams will return to Atlantic Sun Conference action as they head to Johnson City, Tenn. for dual matches with ETSU on Friday. The men will take the court beginning at 1 p.m. with the women following at 2:30 p.m.
March 22, 2011
Taking the courts with No. 70 Northwestern on Tuesday afternoon at the FGCU Tennis Complex, the FGCU men's team fell 6-1. Freshman Dean Tsamas recorded the lone singles victory on the afternoon for the Eagles.
March 21, 2011
The FGCU men's tennis team dropped a 5-2 contest with UMBC on Monday afternoon at the FGCU Tennis Complex. Senior Carlo Checchia and freshman Dean Tsamas each recorded singles victories in the dual meeting.
March 19, 2011
On Saturday afternoon at the FGCU Tennis Complex, the FGCU men's tennis team fell in a close contest with Atlantic Sun Conference foe Lipscomb, 4-3. Seniors Carlo Checchia and Mitchell Lvovsky, and freshman Dean Tsamas each recorded singles victories in the dual meeting.
March 17, 2011
The FGCU men's tennis team picked up its first Atlantic Sun Conference victory of the year with a 4-3 defeat of Belmont at the FGCU Tennis Complex on Thursday afternoon. Freshman Dean Tsamas clinched the match for the Eagles with a three-set win in the No. 4 singles position.
March 16, 2011
The FGCU men's tennis team is set to host a pair of Atlantic Sun Conference duals at the FGCU Tennis Complex, as Belmont and Lipscomb travel to Fort Myers. The Eagles will take to the courts with the Bruins on Thursday at 1 p.m. and return for a dual with the Bisons on Saturday beginning at 10 a.m.
March 14, 2011
On Monday afternoon at the FGCU Tennis Complex, the FGCU men's tennis team fell to visiting Samford, 7-0, in a non-conference dual meeting.
March 12, 2011
Competing in an Atlantic Sun Conference contest in Macon, Ga., the FGCU men's tennis team fell to Mercer on Saturday afternoon. The Eagles earned a victory in the No. 1 doubles position, but it wasn't enough as the Bears took the 7-0 victory.
March 11, 2011
The FGCU men's tennis team dropped a closely contested dual match with Kennesaw State, 4-3, on Friday afternoon in Kennesaw, Ga. Senior Carlo Checchia, junior Matthew Rock and freshman Dean Tsamas each earned singles victories.
March 10, 2011
The Atlantic Sun Conference season continues for the FGCU men's tennis team, as it travels to Georgia for a pair of dual matches. The Eagles travel to Kennesaw State on Friday at 11 a.m. and then to Mercer on Saturday beginning at 10 a.m.
March 09, 2011
The FGCU men's tennis team traveled to Statesboro, Ga. on Wednesday for a dual meeting with Georgia Southern. In the rain-shortened match, seniors Carlo Checchia and Mitchell Lvovsky each earned singles wins, but it wasn't enough as the Eagles fell 4-2.
March 07, 2011
The FGCU men's tennis team earned its second victory in as many days with a 6-1 defeat of SIU Edwardsville on Monday at the FGCU Tennis Complex. The Eagles dropped the opening doubles point but responded by winning each of the six singles matches on the afternoon.
March 06, 2011
In non-conference action the FGCU men's tennis team picked up four singles points to record its first victory of the season, defeating visiting Lehigh, 4-3, on Sunday afternoon at the FGCU Tennis Complex. In the day's opening singles play, seniors Carlo Checchia and Mitchell Lvovsky, junior Matt Rock and freshman Dean Tsamas all won their singles matches.
March 05, 2011
In its second straight Atlantic Sun Conference match at the FGCU Tennis Complex, the FGCU men's tennis team fell to USC Upstate, 5-2, on Saturday afternoon. Freshman Dean Tsamas and senior Mitchell Lvovsky each picked up singles victories in the dual contest.
March 03, 2011
In the Atlantic Sun home opener against No. 70 Campbell, the FGCU men's tennis team was on the wrong side of a 7-0 result on Thursday afternoon at the FGCU Tennis Complex. The doubles pair of senior Carlo Checchia and freshman Dean Tsamas picked up a win at the No. 2 spot.
March 02, 2011
The Atlantic Sun Conference season continues for the FGCU men's tennis team, as it plays host to a pair of league foes at the FGCU Tennis Complex. The Eagles are set to compete against Campbell on Thursday and again on Saturday with USC Upstate, at 1 p.m. and 10 a.m., respectively.
February 27, 2011
In a postponed match from earlier this season, the FGCU men's tennis team traveled to Orlando, Fla. for a dual meeting with UCF on Sunday. The Eagles fell to the Knights, 7-0, on the afternoon.
February 27, 2011
Traveling to DeLand, Fla. to compete in the Atlantic Sun Conference opener against Stetson, the FGCU men's tennis team fell 7-0 on Saturday afternoon.
February 25, 2011
Traveling to DeLand, Fla. for its Atlantic Sun Conference opener, the FGCU men's tennis team is set to compete against Stetson on Saturday morning beginning at 10 a.m. The Eagles will stay on the road for a make-up match with UCF in Orlando, Fla. on Sunday, also at 10 a.m.
February 19, 2011
In the home opening dual match of the 2011 championship season, the FGCU men's tennis team welcomed FAU to the FGCU Tennis Complex on Saturday. In closely contested matches, the Eagles fell to the Owls, 6-1, on the afternoon.
February 18, 2011
The FGCU men's tennis team will open the home portion of the 2011 spring season by hosting FAU. The dual match begins on Saturday at 11 a.m. at the FGCU Tennis Complex.
February 06, 2011
For the second consecutive day, the FGCU men's tennis team was forced to postpone its dual match due to rainy weather in the Orlando area. The Eagles will reschedule Sunday's match with UCF later this season.
February 05, 2011
Set to square off against Bethune-Cookman on Saturday in the first of two weekend dual matches, the FGCU men's tennis team was forced to postpone the competition due to inclement weather in the Orlando area. The teams will look to reschedule the meeting at a later date.
February 04, 2011
Following a tough set of matches last weekend, the FGCU men's team will look to get back on track as they travel to Orlando, Fla. for another pair of dual matches. The Eagles will square off against Bethune-Cookman on Saturday at 2 p.m. and resume play on Sunday by competing with host UCF at 9 a.m.
January 30, 2011
In the second match in as many days, the FGCU men's tennis team was on the short end of a 6-1 result with FAMU on Sunday in Tampa, Fla. Sophomore Gabriel Echeverry was able to come away with a victory in the No. 4 singles position.
January 29, 2011
The FGCU men's tennis team ran into a tough USF team in its first dual match of the 2011 championship season. The Bulls turned away the Eagles in singles action and were also able to pick up the doubles point on their way to the victory.
January 28, 2011
To serve up the 2011 championship season, the FGCU men's tennis team is set to travel to Tampa, Fla. for a pair of matches over the weekend. The Eagles will face off against host USF on Saturday afternoon and return to the courts on Sunday to challenge FAMU, with both days' slated to begin at 1 p.m.
January 20, 2011
The FGCU men's tennis team was slotted ninth in the Atlantic Sun Conference preseason standings, as voted on by the league coaches and announced by the A-Sun office on Thursday.
January 12, 2011
Preparing for the upcoming spring season, the FGCU men's tennis team faced off against Indiana and Radford at the FGCU Tennis Complex over the weekend in an exhibition flighted round-robin.
January 06, 2011
The FGCU men's tennis team will welcome Indiana University and Radford University to the FGCU Tennis Complex over the weekend for a flighted round-robin warm-up in preparation for the upcoming spring season.
December 13, 2010
FGCU head men's tennis coach J. Webb Horton has announced the signing of Tianyu Bao, who ranks No. 29 in the state of Florida, to a National Letter of Intent for the 2011-12 season.
December 10, 2010
FGCU men's tennis coach J. Webb Horton announced on Friday afternoon that Michael Beiler has signed a National Letter of Intent to join the program in the fall of 2011.
October 23, 2010
Led by junior Matt Rock and freshman Dean Tsamas, the FGCU men's tennis closed its stay at the USTA/ITA Southeast Regional Championships hosted by the University of Florida with a pair of convincing singles wins on Saturday.
October 22, 2010
On the second day at the USTA/ITA Regional Championships hosted by the University Florida in Gainesville, Fla., the FGCU men's tennis team wrapped up day two with one singles match and a pair of doubles contests.
October 21, 2010
As part of the USTA/ITA Regional Championships hosted by the University of Florida in Gainesvilles, Fla., the FGCU men's tennis team wrapped up the opening day of competition on Thursday. Junior Jackson Moore was victorious in his opening match at this year's four-day event.
October 20, 2010
The FGCU men's tennis team is set to take the road for the USTA/ITA Regional Championships hosted by the University of Florida. This year's Southeast Region event will take place from Oct. 21-25 in Gainesville, Fla.
September 29, 2010
The Florida Gulf Coast University men's golf and tennis teams were hard at work building Natural Playscape, a new concept in playgrounds being introduced by Child Care of Southwest Florida. Playscape is an all natural themed playground with outdoor learning and playing components.
September 17, 2010
FGCU men's tennis coach and assistant athletic director J. Webb Horton was recently featured in Tennis Life Magazine for his involvement in the Black Coaches & Administration (BCA) Youth Sports Development Clinic in Clearwater, Fla. over the summer.