2018-19 Men's Tennis News

  • Men’s Tennis’ Harkins Nabs University of Scranton Athlete of the Week Honors
    April 15, 2019
    Senior Brian Harkins (New Fairfield, Conn./New Fairfield) of the men’s tennis team had a big weekend in leading the Royals to a pair of Landmark Conference victories, and for his efforts, he was named The University of Scranton Athlete of the Week for the period ending April 14, 2019, on Monday
  • Men's Tennis Sews Up Landmark Conference Playoff Spot with 8-1 win at Elizabethtown
    April 14, 2019
    LANCASTER, Pa. - The University of Scranton men's tennis team finished off a dominating weekend in Landmark Conference play on Sunday, as the Royals rolled past host Elizabethtown, 8-1, in a match played indoors at the Racquet Club West.
  • Seniors Shine as Men’s Tennis Blanks Moravian, 9-0, in Landmark Conference Shutout
    April 13, 2019
    SCRANTON, Pa. - The University of Scranton men’s tennis senior class of Alexander Ochalski (Hopewell, N.J./Hopewell Valley Central), Brian Harkins (New Fairfield, Conn./New Fairfield), and Charles Swope (Malvern, Pa./Great Valley) were all two-time winners on the day, as the Royals blanked visiting Moravian, 9-0, on Senior Day in Landmark Conference action Saturday.
  • Men’s Tennis Deals Juniata First Loss of the Season, 7-2
    April 07, 2019
    The University of Scranton dealt visiting Juniata its first loss of the 2018-19 season on Sunday, defeating the Eagles 7-2 at the Royal Courts in Landmark Conference men’s tennis action. The Royals lift their record to 7-6 overall and 3-2 in conference play while dropping Juniata to 9-1 (4-1 Landmark) this season.
  • Men’s Tennis Bounces Back, Takes 7-2 Landmark Conference Win over Susquehanna
    April 06, 2019
    SCRANTON - After dropping their last two Landmark Conference matches, The University of Scranton men’s tennis team bounced back on Saturday, as they controlled Susquehanna in a 7-2 win at Royal Courts.
  • Men's Tennis Falls in Heartbreaker to Drew, 5-4, in Landmark Conference Match
    April 03, 2019
    SCRANTON - Senior Brian Harkins (New Fairfield, Conn./New Fairfield) was a winner at both doubles and singles to keep The University of Scranton men's tennis team alive against Drew on Wednesday, but the visiting Rangers pulled out a 5-4 Landmark Conference victory at a windy Royal Courts.
  • Men’s Tennis Falls at Goucher in Landmark Conference Match-Up, 7-2
    March 31, 2019
    TOWSON, Md. - In a rematch of the 2018 Landmark Conference Championship Match, host Goucher once again got the best of The University of Scranton men’s tennis team on Sunday, as the host Gophers collected a 7-2 win.
  • Men’s Tennis Rolls Past Catholic in Landmark Conference Opener, 8-1
    March 30, 2019
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Four University of Scranton men’s tennis players were two-time winners on the afternoon, as the Royals opened up Landmark Conference play for the year with an 8-1 win at Catholic on Saturday. afternoon.
  • Men’s Tennis Cruises to 9-0 Victory at Pratt
    March 24, 2019
    BROOKLYN, N.Y. – The University of Scranton men’s tennis team snapped a four-match losing skid with a 9-0 victory over Pratt in non-conference action on Sunday.
  • Men’s Tennis Defeated by Hampden-Sydney in Final Spring Break Match, 8-1
    March 15, 2019
    ORLANDO, Fla. – The University of Scranton men’s tennis team suffered an 8-1 setback to Hampden-Sydney on Friday in the Royals’ final match of its spring break trip to the Sunshine State. The Tigers lifted their record to 2-5 on the season with the win while dropping Scranton to 3-4 on the year.
  • Men’s Tennis Continues Spring Break Trip, Falls to Roosevelt, Lees-McRae
    March 11, 2019
    ORLANDO, Fla. - The University of Scranton men’s tennis team continued their slate of matches over Spring Break over the last two days in Orlando, and the Royals fell in a pair of matches to Roosevelt on Sunday (8-1) and Lees-McRae on Monday (7-2).
  • Men's Tennis Falls in First Match of Spring Break Trip to No. 14 Case Western Reserve
    March 09, 2019
    ORLANDO, Fla. - The University of Scranton men's tennis team kicked off their 2019 spring break trip on Saturday in Orlando, and face stiff competition to start off action, as they took on 14th-ranked Case Western Reserve at the USTA National Campus.
  • Men's Tennis Match at Pratt Postponed
    March 01, 2019
    Due to a string of projected winter weather throughout the Northeast all weekend, The University of Scranton men's tennis teams match at Pratt that was scheduled to take place on Saturday has been postponed.
  • McGurrin Nabs Landmark Conference Men’s Tennis Athlete of the Week Honors
    February 25, 2019
    After leading The University of Scranton men’s tennis team to a 9-0 win at Elmira on Saturday in their spring season opener, sophomore Tarquin McGurrin (Clarks Summit, Pa./Scranton Prep) was named the Landmark Conference’s Athlete of the Week for the period ending Feb. 24 on Monday.
  • Men’s Tennis Opens Spring Slate by Blanking Elmira, 9-0
    February 23, 2019
    PINE VALLEY, N.Y. - The University of Scranton men’s tennis team opened the spring portion of their 2018-19 schedule on Saturday at Elmira in style, as the Royals shutout the host Soaring Eagles, 9-0, in a match held at the MAC Tennis Dome.
  • Men’s Tennis Voted Second in Landmark Conference Preseason Poll
    February 08, 2019
    The University of Scranton men’s tennis team was slotted second in the 2019 Landmark Conference preseason coaches’ poll, which was released by the conference office this morning.
  • Men’s Tennis Match at Wilkes Postponed
    October 04, 2018
    EDWARDSVILLE, Pa. – For the second time this fall, the men’s tennis match between The University of Scranton and Wilkes has been postponed as inclement weather is expected to roll through the Wilkes-Barre area this afternoon.
  • Tuesday’s Men’s Tennis Match at Wilkes Postponed
    September 25, 2018
    EDWARDSVILLE, Pa. – The University of Scranton men’s tennis match at Wilkes, scheduled to be played Tuesday afternoon, has been postponed due to heavy rain in the area.
  • McGurrin Honored as University of Scranton Athlete of the Week
    September 24, 2018
    Sophomore Tarquin McGurrin (Clarks Summit, Pa./Scranton, Pa.) of The University of Scranton men’s tennis team continued his strong start to the season last week by winning all four matches in which he played, leading the Royals to a pair of victories. For his efforts, he has been honored as The University of Scranton Athlete of the Week.
  • Men's Tennis Rolls To 6-3 Victory At Messiah
    September 22, 2018
    GRANTHAM, Pa. – Four players posted wins in singles and doubles action to lead The University of Scranton men’s tennis team to a 6-3 win at Messiah on Saturday morning.
  • Men’s Tennis Doubles Up Manhattanville, 6-3
    September 19, 2018
    PURCHASE, N.Y. – The University of Scranton men’s tennis team defeated host Manhattanville 6-3 in the first dual match of the season for both squads on Wednesday as the Royals won the top two doubles flights before winning singles contest no. 1 through 4.
  • McGurrin Honored as Landmark Conference Athlete of the Week for Men’s Tennis
    September 17, 2018
    Sophomore Tarquin McGurrin (Clarks Summit, Pa./Scranton Prep) of The University of Scranton men’s tennis team had a strong start to his season over the weekend, winning both the #1 singles and #1 doubles championships at the King’s Fall Invitational. For his performance, he has been selected as the Landmark Conference Athlete of the Week for men’s tennis.
  • Men’s Tennis Wins Five Championships At King’s Fall Invitational
    September 16, 2018
    WILKES-BARRE, Pa. – The University of Scranton men’s tennis team won five championships on Sunday to close out an outstanding weekend for the Royals at the King’s Fall Invitational at Kirby Park. Scranton claimed three titles in singles play and two championships in doubles competition.
  • Men's Tennis Off To Strong Start At King's Fall Invitational
    September 15, 2018
    WILKES-BARRE, Pa. – The University of Scranton men’s tennis team opened its fall season with a strong effort on the first day of the King’s College Fall Invitational on Saturday, placing four singles players in the finals and advancing a doubles team to the semifinals.