Monthly Archives: September 2014

ITA Men’s All-American Championships Results

Tulsa, OK. – The Utah men’s tennis team’s run at the All-American Championships came to an end in singles on Sunday at The University of Tulsa at the Michael D. Case Tennis Center in Tulsa, Okla. The Utes were represented in … Continue reading

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Utah Men’s Tennis Readies for ITA All-American Championships

SALT LAKE CITY – The University of Utah men’s tennis team will send three Utes to the 2014 Saint Francis Health System ITA Men’s All-American Championships, hosted by The University of Tulsa at the Michael D. Case Tennis Center in … Continue reading

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Hamza Out for Fall, Withdraws from All-American Championships

Senior Slim Hamza is forced to withdraw from competition in the main draw of the All-American Championships after sustaining a significant knee injury at the ITF Futures in Costa Mesa, Ca last week. “This obviously is a huge blow for … Continue reading

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Hamza, Willems Elected Team Captains

Seniors Slim Hamza and Cedric Willems have been elected to serve as the men’s tennis team captains for the 2014/2015 season. Hamza will serve as the team’s captain after receiving the most team votes, while Willems will serve as vice-captain. “Slim … Continue reading

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Utes Close Out Costa Mesa Futures

After a promising first day at the ITF Futures event in Costa Mesa, California, the Utes had a tough second day of competition, losing all three matches. “We came here to play some tough competition and to measure ourselves against … Continue reading

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Utes Advance at Costa Mesa Futures

Three Utes advanced to the second round at the Costa Mesa Futures in southern California today. Senior Cedric Willems led the way with an impressive come-from-behind victory over 12th seeded Boris Bakalov, 3-6, 6-3, 7-5. Willems saved two match points … Continue reading

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Sierra, Swiggart Advance in Utah Fall Classic

Freshman Santiago Sierra and junior transfer Jamey Swiggart have started their Ute careers off in a great fashion by reaching the quarterfinals of the singles main draw at the Utah Fall Classic at BYU. Swiggart handily beat Steven Balls, 6-1, … Continue reading

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Utah’s Hamza Ranked No. 51 in ITA Preseason Standings

SALT LAKE CITY – Utah’s Slim Hamza has been ranked No. 51 in ITA’s men’s preseason singles rankings, announced Monday. The standout senior has been ranked in the preseason for the third-consecutive year. “Slim is very deserving of this preseason … Continue reading

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Utes to Compete in F25 USA Futures, Utah Fall Classic

The University of Utah men’s tennis team is back to practice and school in preparation for two tournaments. The Utes will participate in the Utah Fall Classic at BYU in Provo, UT,  September 9-11, and the F25 USA Futures in … Continue reading

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Utah Athletics Begins Constructing New Outdoor Tennis Facility

Sept. 8, 2014 SALT LAKE CITY – The Utah tennis programs compete in the premier conference in the nation as a member of the Pac-12 and this spring, both teams will be playing in one of the nation’s finest facilities. … Continue reading

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