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Longhorns doubles team advances to final at ITA National Fall Championships

The Texas tandem of Rodrigo Banzer and Leonardo Telles qualified for the finals of the ITA National Fall Championships with a win on Saturday in Indian Wells, Calif. Banzer and Telles defeated Chema Carranza and Josef Dodridge of Wisconsin 6-2, 3-6, 1-0 (12-10). Telles and Banzer had an easy time … Read More

Bianca Turati falls in semis of ITA National Fall Championships

After upset wins over two top-ranked opponents earlier this week, Bianca Turati fell short of completing her run at the ITA National Fall Championships Saturday, falling to Duke’s Samantha Harris. Harris topped Turati 6-4, 6-3 in the semifinals. It was Turati’s first loss this fall. She finishes with a 10-1 … Read More

Texas softball team loses for first time this fall

The Texas softball team dropped to 6-1 during the fall season as they fell in a close one to the Scrap Yard Dawgs Texas Pros 2-0 on Friday at McCombs Field. Brooke Bolinger started for the Longhorns as eight total pitchers combined to allow eight hits. Bolinger allowed one hit … Read More

Texas men’s doubles team advances at ITA National Fall Championships

The Texas men’s doubles tandem of Leonardo Telles and Rodrigo Banzer upset the top seed in doubles competition at the ITA National Fall Championships in Indian Wells, Calif. Friday. Telles and Banzer topped Johannes Ingildsen and Alfredo Perez of Florida 6-2, 6-1. It was a convincing win by the eighth-seeded … Read More

Turati upsets No. 2 player while advancing at ITA National Fall Championships

Bianca Turati continued her run at the ITA National Fall Championships Friday with two wins to advance to the semifinals. The Texas sophomore defeated second-ranked Gabriela Talaba of Texas Tech 6-2, 6-3 in the quarterfinals. Turati made it two wins against No. 1 and No. 2 in back-to-back days. She … Read More

Texas duo moves on at ITA National Fall Championships

Rodrigo Banzer and Leonardo Telles didn’t need to extend much effort as they advanced to the quarterfinals of the ITA National Fall Championships in Indian Wells, Calif. Thursday. The Longhorns defeated Alexis Galarneau and Michael Ogden via walkover due to an illness. Banzer and Telles will face either Florida or … Read More

Bianca Turati defeats nation’s top-ranked player at ITA National Fall Championships

Bianca Turati upset Ena Shibahara, the nation’s preseason No. 1 tennis player, on the way to advancing to the round of 16 at the ITA National Fall Championships in Indian Wells, Calif. Thursday. Turanti, ranked 24th, defeated UCLA’s fourth-seeded Shibahara 7-6 (4), 6-2 in the singles draw round of 32. Read More

UT men’s tennis players qualify for second round at ITA National Fall Championships

The UT men’s tennis team had three players advance at the ITA National Fall Championships in Indian Wells, Calif. Wednesday. Harrison Scott was the only Longhorn to qualify for the second round of the singles draw. He came back to defeat Jack Molloy of California 3-6, 6-4, 6-2. Scott will … Read More

Bianca Turati advances at ITA National Fall Championships

Texas women’s tennis player Bianca Turati advanced to the round of 32 of the ITA National Fall Championships in Indian Wells, Calif. Wednesday. Turati defeated Taylor Russo of Auburn 6-4, 6-1. She’ll face fourth-seeded Ena Shibahara of UCLA Thursday in the second round. “Bianca Turati came through with a very … Read More

Texas doubles team earns fifth at Roberta Alison Fall Classic

Katie Poluta and Dani Wagland won twice on Saturday to earn fifth place at the Roberta Alison Fall Classic in Tuscaloosa, Ala. Poluta and Wagland won 6-1 over Ellie Gerlach and Roos van der Zwaan of Samford in the doubles consolation final. The Texas duo also defeated Magda Adaloglou and … Read More

Poluta advances to final of Roberta Alison Fall Classic

Katie Poluta earned a first-round win before advancing to the finals of the Roberta Alison Fall Classic in Tuscaloosa, Ala. Friday. Poluta defeated Tea Jandric of Mississippi 6-4, 6-3 in the quarterfinals before her opponent in the semis withdrew from competition. Poluta, a junior from South Africa, will face No. Read More

Longhorns advance at ITA Texas Regional

Three Longhorns advanced at the ITA Texas Regional in College Station on Saturday. Both Texas doubles teams advanced to the semifinals. Harrison Scott defeated Joao Ceolin of UTSA 6-3, 6-3 to move to the round of 16. There he defeated Constantin Frantzen of Baylor 6-4, 7-5. Leonardo Telles also took … Read More

Six men’s tennis players advance at ITA Texas Regional

Six men’s tennis players advanced to the round of 32 at the ITA Texas Regional Championships in College Station on Friday. Two doubles teams reached the quarterfinals. Top-seeded Harrison Scott had a bye and then defeated Roy Stepanov of Lamar 6-1, 6-2 in the round of 64. Scott will face … Read More

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