Women's Tennis
NCAA Division III National Champions: 2000
NCAA Finalists: 1997, 2001
NCAA Semifinalists: 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1999, 2002, 2006
NCAA Playoffs: 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2008
SCAC Champions: 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006

   

Oct. 17, 2009 | Tennis | Story
Poettcker Falls to Defending NCAA Singles Champion
Trinity University Tigers junior Katy Poettcker of Colleyville, Texas (Heritage), lost in the seventh-place singles match Saturday  at the Intercollegiate Tennis Association National Small College Championships.

Oct. 16, 2009 | Tennis | Story
Poettcker Loses in Singles Consolation Semifinals on Friday
Trinity University Tigers junior Katy Poettcker of Colleyville, Texas (Heritage), lost in the singles consolation semifinals Friday at the Intercollegiate Tennis Association National Small College Championships.

Oct. 15, 2009 | Tennis | Story
Poettcker Advances to Main Draw, but Loses Opening Singles Match
Trinity women's tennis player Katy Poettcker won the play-in match to advance to the main draw of the ITA National Small College Championships, but lost in the opening round to Laura Chen of Carnegie Mellon.  Poettcker and Thavindra Ekanayake also lost in the doubles play-in round, as did men's tennis singles player Erick DelaFuente. 

Oct. 04, 2009 | Women's Tennis | Story
Trinity Wins Singles and Doubles Championships at ITA Regionals
The Tiger women's tennis team won both the singles and doubles championships in the ITA Regional tournament, hosted by Trinity this weekend.  Katy Poettcker defeated teammate Thavindra Ekanayake for the singles title, while the pair teamed up to win the doubles crown. 

Oct. 03, 2009 | Women's Tennis | Story
Tigers Sweep into Singles Semifinals, Will Compete for Doubles Final
Sunday's singles semifinals of the Intercollegiate Tennis Association Division III Women’s Southwest Region Championships will be an all Trinity affair at Delavan Tennis Stadium.  The Tigers will also play for the doubles title tomorrow afternoon.

Oct. 02, 2009 | Women's Tennis | Story
Trinity Enjoys Successful First Day of ITA Regionals on Friday
Eight members of the Trinity University Tigers women’s tennis team advanced Friday to the round of 16 singles of the Intercollegiate Tennis Association Southwest Region Championships.  The Tigers also had three doubles teams make it to the quarterfinals.

Sep. 18, 2009 | Tennis
Frey, DelaFuente and Ponder, Rose in Doubles Finals
Sophomore Max Frey and first-player Erick Delafuente advanced to the men’s Flight 1 doubles final Saturday at Delavan Tennis Stadium at the Trinity Quad Meet.  Sophomore Melissa Ponder and first-year Arianna Rose are in the women’s Flight 2 doubles final.  Singles semifinals begin at 8 a.m. at Delavan.

July 07, 2009 | Tennis | Release
Trinity Tennis Coaching Duties are Restructured
Beginning Aug. 1, Butch Newman will assume the new position of Director of Tennis, Russell McMindes will be the head coach of men’s tennis, and Ryan Takao will continue as head coach of the women’s tennis team.

May 22, 2009 | Tennis | Story
Poettcker Falls in Second Round of NCAA Singles Championships
Trinity University Tigers first-year player Katy Poettcker of Colleyville, Texas (Heritage), won her first-round singles match, but lost the second Friday at the NCAA Division III Women’s Tennis Championships.

May 21, 2009 | Tennis | SCAC Release
Kelsie Lawson Named to SCAC All-Sportsmanship Team
First-year Tiger women's tennis player Kelsie Lawson has been named to the inaugural SCAC All-Sportsmanship Team.  Lawson was one of 12 players selected to the team for women's tennis.

May 13, 2009 | Tennis | Story
Katy Poettcker and Katie Griffith Win ITA Regional Awards
Tiger women's tennis standouts Katy Poettcker and Katie Griffith both received ITA West Region awards for the 2009 season.  Poettcker was named the ITA Division III West Region Player to Watch, while Griffith took the West Region Rookie of the Year honor.

May 07, 2009 | Tennis | Story
Four Tiger Tennis Players Selected for NCAA Championships
Trinity's men's and women's tennis teams had four players selected to compete in the NCAA Singles and Doubles Championships.  Max Frey and Katy Poettcker will compete in singles, while Bobby Cocanaugher and Cory Kowal will be in the doubles draw.  Click above for more.

May 01, 2009 | Women's Tennis | Tournament Site
Tiger Duo Named to All-SCAC Women's Tennis Team
Trinity's Katy Poettcker and Katie Griffith were both named to the 2009 SCAC All-SCAC Women's Tennis Team, as announced by the conference on Friday.  Poettcker finished third in the voting, while Griffith was seventh.

Apr. 26, 2009 | Women's Tennis | Tournament Site
Trinity Women Fall to DePauw in SCAC Championship
The Tiger women's tennis team lost 9-0 to DePauw University in the 2009 SCAC Championship match on Sunday.  Trinity finishes second in the SCAC overall, and will hold out hope for an at-large bid to the NCAA Playoffs.

Apr. 25, 2009 | Women's Tennis | Tournament Site
Women's Tennis Defeats Sewanee in SCAC Semifinals
Trinity's women's tennis team handed Sewanee an 8-1 defeat in the SCAC Semifinals on Saturday morning in Arkansas.  The Tigers will advance to face DePauw in the SCAC Championship tomorrow morning.  Click above for full results and other scores.

Apr. 24, 2009 | Women's Tennis | Tournament Site
Trinity Women Down Colorado College in SCAC Tournament Play
The Tiger women's tennis team earned a 6-3 win over Colorado College at the SCAC Tournament on Friday evening in Arkansas.  Trinity, which received a first-round bye, will play in the SCAC Semifinals on Saturday.

Apr. 18, 2009 | Women's Tennis
Trinity Women Blank St. Mary's to Finish Regular Season
The Tiger women's tennis team finished off the regular season schedule with a 9-0 win over St. Mary's University on Saturday.  Trinity will open up the SCAC Tournament in Arkansas next weekend.

Apr. 17, 2009 | Tennis
Men's and Women's Friday Tennis Matches With UIW Cancelled
Due to inclement weather, the men's and women's tennis matches scheduled for Friday afternoon at University of Incarnate Word have been cancelled.  There are no current plans to reschedule the matches.

Apr. 10, 2009 | Women's Tennis |  | Recap
Women's Tennis Wins Fifth Straight Match at Hardin-Simmons
Trinity's women's tennis team won its fifth consecutive match on Friday afternoon, earning a 7-2 win over Hardin-Simmons University.  The Tigers lost two of the three doubles matches, then swept all six singles contests.

Apr. 04, 2009 | Women's Tennis | Results | Recap
Tiger Women's Tennis Defeats UT-Tyler on Saturday
The Trinity University Tigers women’s tennis team, ranked No. 20 in the NCAA Division III, won its fourth straight match with a 7-2 victory Saturday over the UT-Tyler Patriots at Delavan Tennis Stadium.

Apr. 03, 2009 | Women's Tennis | Results | Recap
Trinity Opens Home Weekend With Shutout Win Over McMurry
The Trinity University Tigers women’s tennis team, ranked No. 20 in the NCAA Division III, shut out McMurry University 9-0 Friday in a dual match played at Delavan Tennis Stadium.

Mar. 27, 2009 | Women's Tennis | Results | Recap
Tiger Women Defeat Southwestern in Makeup Match on Friday
Trinity's women's tennis team defeated Southwestern University in a makeup match on Friday afternoon in Georgetown, Texas. 

Mar. 27, 2009 | Tennis
Trinity Tennis Weekend Schedules Altered Due to Weather
This weekend’s Trinity SCAC tennis matches have been canceled because of weather damage at the Austin College facilities.  The Tigers were scheduled to play Colorado College today, and Southwestern University and host Austin College on Saturday.  Instead, weather conditions permitting, the Tiger men and women will play Southwestern at 1:00 p.m. today in Georgetown, Texas.

Mar. 21, 2009 | Women's Tennis | Results | Recap
Tiger Women Defeat Mary Hardin-Baylor on Saturday Afternoon
Trinity's 17th-ranked women's tennis team defeated the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor 7-2 on Saturday afternoon.  The Tigers took two of three doubles matches, then won five of six in singles play.

Mar. 20, 2009 | Women's Tennis | Results | Recap
Trinity Returns to Action but Loses to Tyler Junior College Friday
The 17th-ranked Tiger women's tennis team returned to action after 12 days off, but lost 3-6 to Tyler Junior College - third in the JUCO rankings - on Friday afternoon.

Mar. 08, 2009 | Women's Tennis | Results | Recap
Tigers Blanked by Pomona-Pitzer to Finish Weekend of Play
Trinity's women's tennis team was blanked in a 9-0 match at Pomona-Pitzer College on Sunday evening in California.  The Tigers finish 1-2 on the road trip, facing off against three nationally-ranked teams. 

Mar. 07, 2009 | Women's Tennis | Results | Recap
Trinity Beaten by University of Redlands Saturday Afternoon
The Tiger women's tennis team lost a 6-3 decision to the University of Redlands on Saturday afternoon in California.  Trinity grabbed one of the three doubles matches, then won two singles contests. 

Mar. 06, 2009 | Women's Tennis | Results | Recap
Trinity Women Open Important Road Trip With Win at Claremont
The Tiger women's tennis team opened up an important road trip with a 5-1 win at Claremont College on Friday evening.  The match was delayed by area weather, and was played to decision late Friday. 

Feb. 28, 2009 | Women's Tennis | Results | Recap
Tiger Women's Tennis Defeats Schreiner on Saturday
Trinity's women's tennis team snapped a two-match losing streak with a 9-0 win over Schreiner University on Saturday afternoon.  The Tigers played their first Division III match of the season.

Feb. 21, 2009 | Women's Tennis
Saturday Matchup With Texas State Cancelled
Trinity's women's tennis team had its Saturday matchup with Texas State University cancelled because of rain in San Marcos, Texas.  The Tigers will next play at home on February 28 against Schreiner University.

Feb. 14, 2009 | Women's Tennis | Results | Recap
Trinity Women Lose to Incarnate Word in Home Opener
The Tiger women's tennis team lost its 2009 home opener on Saturday afternoon, losing 8-1 to the University of Incarnate Word.  Katy Poettcker won a three-set match at No. 1 singles for Trinity's only point of the day. 

Feb. 13, 2009 | Women's Tennis | Results | Recap
Tiger Women's Tennis Falls at Division II St. Edward's on Friday
Trinity's women's tennis team fell to 1-2 this season after Friday's 7-2 loss at Division II St. Edward's University.  The Tigers make their home debut tomorrow at Delavan Tennis Stadium. 

Feb. 07, 2009 | Women's Tennis | Results | Recap
Trinity Women's Tennis Edges Lee College on Saturday Morning
The Tiger women's tennis team edged Lee College 5-4 on Saturday morning at the Lee Rebel Invitational.  Trinity won just one of three doubles matches, but rallied to win four of the six singles contests.  Megan Jackson and Melissa Weinnig won in both singles and doubles for the Tigers.

Feb. 06, 2009 | Women's Tennis | Results | Recap
Tiger Women Open Season With Loss to Tarleton Friday
Trinity's women's tennis team opened the 2009 season with a loss to Tarleton State University on Friday afternoon at Lee College.  Katy Poettcker and Kelsie Lawson won at No. 1 doubles, while Katie Griffith and Kassie Seeger both won singles matches for the Tigers.

Sept. 20, 2008 | Tennis | Results
Trinity Tennis Wins Four Events at Weekend Quad Meet
The Tiger men's and women's tennis teams won two singles and two doubles events at the weekend's Trinity Quad Meet, finishing off the finals on Saturday evening.


2009 Media Guide
 

2009 Schedule
02.06 vs. Tarleton State L 3-6
02.07 @ Lee College W 5-4
02.13 @ St. Edward's L 2-7
02.14 Incarnate Word L 1-8
02.21 @ Texas State CCD.
02.28 Schreiner W 9-0
03.06 @ Claremont W 5-1
03.07 @ Redlands L 3-6
03.08 @ Pomona-Pitzer L 0-9
03.20 Tyler Junior College L 3-6
03.21 Mary Hardin-Baylor W 7-2
03.27 vs. Colorado College CCD.
03.28 @ Southwestern W 9-0
03.28 @ Austin College CCD.
04.03 McMurry W 9-0
04.04 UT-Tyler W 7-2
04.10 @ Hardin-Simmons W 7-2
04.17 @ Incarnate Word CCD.
04.18 St. Mary's 10:00 a.m.
04.24 vs. Colorado College W 6-3
04.25 vs. Sewanee W 8-1
04.26 vs. DePauw L 0-9
05.08 NCAA Regionals TBD
05.19 NCAA Champs. TBD
Complete Schedule



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HONOR ROLL

Alicia Hunt
:
     ITA Regional Singles Champion &
     ITA Regional Doubles Champion
Laura Steinmetz:
     ITA Regional Doubles Champion

2006-07
Cayleigh Simpson:
     ITA Regional Singles Champion &
     ITA Regional Doubles Champion
Renae Wright:
     ITA Regional Doubles Champion

Hayley Dittus, All-SCAC
Alicia Hunt, All-SCAC
Krista Melish, All-SCAC Hon. Mention

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ARCHIVED NEWS
Tigers Win Four Events at Fall Quad Event

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ARCHIVED RESULTS
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2008 Statistics
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