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Bianca Turati wins ITA Texas Regional Championship

Texas sophomore Bianca Turati topped teammate Petra Granic for the singles title of the ITA Texas Regional Championships in Fort Worth Tuesday. Turati won 7-5, 6-3 to take the singles title for Texas. Both qualified for the ITA National Fall Championships by reaching the final at the regional. “Bianca and … Read More

Texas women’s tennis team posts more wins at ITA Texas Regional

The Texas women’s tennis team had eight wins and advanced multiple players and teams at the ITA Texas Regional Championships Saturday in Fort Worth. Bianca Turati, Bojana Marcovic, Petra Granic and Anna Turati all won their round-of-32 matches. “The Longhorns certainly performed well today,” said UT head coach Howard Joffe. Read More

Texas women’s tennis advances five at ITA Texas Regional

The Texas women’s tennis team had five Longhorns advance to the third round of the singles draw at the ITA Texas Regional Championships Friday in Fort Worth. Bianca Turati, Bojana Markovic, Katie Poluta, Petra Granic and Anna Turati all advanced out of the round of 64. “Today was an excellent … Read More

Longhorns eliminated from ITA All-American Championships

Harrison Scott and a pair of Texas doubles teams were eliminated from the ITA All-American Championships in Tulsa, Okla. Saturday. Scott, ranked No. 22, was defeated by top-seeded Mikael Torpegaard of Ohio State 7-5, 6-3 in the singles main draw round of 16. “We went 0-3 today, but the guys … Read More

Texas men’s tennis team wins three at ITA All-American Championships

The Texas men’s tennis team won three matches at the ITA All-American Championships in Tulsa, Okla. Friday. Harrison Scott advanced to the third round of the main singles draw with a 6-4, 2-6, 6-4 win over Jordi Arconada of Texas A&M. “Harrison’s level of play improved in the third set, … Read More

Texas men’s tennis takes three wins at ITA All-American Championships

Harrison Scott and two doubles teams advanced at the ITA All-American Championships in Tulsa, Okla. Thursday. Scott defeated Guy Iradukunda of Florida State in three sets in the first round of the main draw. Scott won 7-5, 6-7 (5), 6-3. He won the first set before Iradukunda countered with a … Read More

Longhorns tennis players advance at ITA All-American Championships

Yuya Ito and Harrison Scott advanced to the main doubles draw at the ITA All-American Championships on Tuesday. The duo defeated John McNally and J.J. Wolf of Ohio State 7-5, 1-6, 1-0 (10-6) in the qualifying round of 16. Ito and Scott are both qualified for the singles and doubles … Read More

John Mee advances at ITA All-American Championships

Texas men’s tennis player John Mee won twice Saturday to advance at the ITA All-American Championships in Tulsa, Okla. Mee defeated Alex Reco of Arkansas 2-6, 6-2, 6-0 in the round of 256 in pre-qualifying. He topped Ammar Alhoqbani of Virginia in the next round with a 7-5, 2-6, 6-3 … Read More

Longhorns advance to finals of Cajun Tennis Classic

Three Longhorns advanced to the finals of the John Breaux Cajun Tennis Classic with wins on Saturday. John Mee defeated teammate Rodrigo Banzer 6-1, 6-4 to advance to the main singles final. Leonardo Telles also came out victorious as he defeated Andrei Andrukhou of Georgia St. 6-4, 6-4. “This was … Read More

Four Longhorns advance to singles finals at Debbie Southern Fall Classic

Texas will have four women’s tennis players vying for individual titles Sunday at the Debbie Southern Fall Classic in Greenville, S.C. Petra Granic, Bojana Markovic, Marta Perez-Mur and Dani Wagland all won their respective semifinal matches to set up a busy final day in the tournament hosted by Furman. “This … Read More

Three Longhorns advance at Cajun Tennis Classic

Three Texas Longhorns tennis players advanced to the main draw semifinals at the Cajun Tennis Classic in Lafayette, La. on Friday. Rodrigo Banzer, John Mee and Leonardo Telles ensured that at least one Longhorn will play in the final. Banzer took two wins to get to the semis. He defeated … Read More

Texas women take six wins at Debbie Southern Fall Classic

Six Longhorns advanced to the second round of the Debbie Southern Fall Classic in Greenville, S.C., on Friday. Furman University is hosting the event. “To win all six of our singles matches today, that’s as encouraging of a start to the year as we could have hoped for,” UT coach … Read More

Texas junior tennis player advances at Oracle ITA Masters

Texas junior tennis player Harrison Scott won in three sets to advance to the second round of the Oracle ITA Masters in Malibu, Calif. Thursday. Scott defeated Tim Handel of Northern Arizona 5-7, 6-1, 6-1. The 22nd-ranked Canadian will meet Jack Malloy of California in the second round on Friday. Read More

Colin Markes advances to final at Racquet Club Invitational

Colin Markes advanced to the finals of the Racquet Club Collegiate Invitational in Midland on Saturday. Markes defeated top-seeded Adrian Oetzbach of Oklahoma 6-3, 7-5 for his second win of the day. The Texas junior topped Jorge Martinez of Tyler Junior College 6-2, 6-4 in the quarterfinals earlier in the … Read More

Colin Markes advances to quarterfinals of Racquet Club Invitational

Colin Markes, a junior at Texas, took two wins to advance to the quarterfinals of the Racquet Club Collegiate Invitational in Midland on Friday. Markes defeated Eddie Stoica of Wichita St. 7-5, 5-7, 1-0 (10-7) for his first win of the day. He followed that up with a 6-3, 7-5 … Read More

UT tennis player Yuya Ito keeps winning at World University Games

Yuya Ito continued his run at the World University Games, defeating Logan Staggs of the U.S. 6-2, 6-2 in the round of 16 Friday. It was another impressive win for the sophomore who upset the No. 4 seed Hong Chung on Wednesday. Ito defeated the fourth-seeded player out of Korea … Read More

Yuya Ito takes upset win at World University Games

It took three sets, but Yuya Ito advanced to the round of 16 at the World University Games with a three-set, upset win on Wednesday. The UT sophomore is representing Japan at the competition in Taipei City, Taiwan. Ito defeated Hong Chung 7-6 (3), 5-7, 7-5 in a tight match … Read More

Longhorns tennis players advance at World University Games

A pair of Longhorns tennis players advanced at the World University Games in Taipei City, Taiwan Tuesday. Dani Wagland, a senior on the women’s team, and sophomore Yuya Ito of the men’s team advanced to the third round with wins in the round of 64. Wagland, representing Australia, won … Read More

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Texas women’s tennis team adds Bojana Markovic

The Texas women’s tennis team added Bojana Markovic of Serbia to its team, head coach Howard Joffe announced in a press release on Tuesday. Markovic, who has been ranked as high as No. 794 in the WTA women’s singles rankings, was signed to an athletics scholarship agreement. She’ll join Texas … Read More

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Yuya Ito falls in round of 16 at NCAA Championships

After winning two matches and obtaining ITA All-America status, Texas men’s tennis player Yuya Ito fell in the round of 16 at the NCAA Championships to Chris Eubanks of Georgia Tech on Friday. Eubanks beat the UT freshman in straight sets 6-3, 6-0. Ito automatically became an All-American by taking … Read More