2017-18 Men's Tennis News

  • Mary Washington Doubles Duo of Hagino and Hughes Named ITA All-Americans
    June 07, 2018
    Mary Washington juniors Derek Hagino and Patrick Hughes were named as Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) doubles All-America selections. The duo were one of 17 doubles pairs to earn All-America awards throughout Division III. 
  • Christopher Newport's Cerny & Reed Wrap Up Careers at NCAA Men's Tennis Doubles Championship
    May 24, 2018
    The Christopher Newport senior doubles duo of David Reed and Justin Cerny captured a hard-fought first set, but suffered a three-set loss in the opening round of the 2018 NCAA Men's Tennis Doubles Championship on Thursday evening, falling to Caltech's Varun Shankar and James Wei. With the loss, the careers close on the Captains' accomplished duo, after reaching their second straight national championship event. 
  • Mary Washington Junior Matt Miles Repeats as CAC Men's Tennis Player of the Year
    May 14, 2018
    Mary Washington junior Matt Miles repeated as Player of the Year to headline the 2018 All-CAC Men's Tennis team. UMW head coach Todd Helbling was chosen as Coach of the Year for the 13th time, while Salisbury freshman Stefan Hein picked up the other major award as Rookie of the Year. 
  • Mary Washington Men's Tennis Falls to Kenyon in NCAA Second Round
    May 11, 2018
    The 17th-ranked ranked Mary Washington men's tennis team dropped a 5-3 decision at 13th-ranked Kenyon on Friday afternoon in Gambier, Ohio. The Eagles' season comes to a close with a 20-6 record.
  • Christopher Newport's Cerny & Reed Selected to NCAA Men's Tennis Doubles Championship
    May 09, 2018
    For the second season in a row, the Captains top tandem of Justin Cerny and David Reed have been selected to participate in the NCAA Division III Men's Tennis Doubles Championship. The CNU seniors are one of 16 doubles teams to compete in the individual national championships, which will be held at Claremont-Mudd-Scripps in Southern California from May 24-26.
  • Mary Washington Men's Tennis Headed to Kenyon for NCAA Tournament
    May 07, 2018
    Mary Washington will visit Kenyon this weekend for an NCAA Division III Men's Tennis regional. The Eagles will gain a first round bye and face the hosts on Friday.
  • Mary Washington Men's Tennis Downs Christopher Newport 5-1, Claims 23rd CAC Title
    May 05, 2018
    Top-seeded and 17th-ranked Mary Washington men's tennis team defeated No. 34 Christopher Newport, 5-1, in the 2018 Capital Athletic Conference championship on Saturday at the Battleground. The Eagles improve to 20-5 on the season, and claim their 23rd conference crown.
  • Mary Washington and Christopher Newport Gain CAC Men's Tennis Semifinal Wins, Setting Up Championship Rematch
    May 02, 2018
    Top-seeded Mary Washington and second-seeded Christopher Newport each registered home victories in the CAC men's tennis semifinals on Wednesday, setting up a championship rematch between the two sides for the fourth straight season. 
  • Christopher Newport Senior David Reed Collects CAC Men's Tennis Weekly Award
    May 01, 2018
    Christopher Newport senior David Reed collected CAC Player of the Week accolades after going 2-0 against regionally-ranked Washington & Lee in the Captains' 8-1 victory. At No. 1 singles, Reed defeated the No. 5 singles player in the Atlantic South in three sets, 7-5, 3-6, 6-2. In doubles, he teamed with Justin Cerny for an 8-4 triumph over the No. 8 doubles tandem in the region. Reed moved up to sixth all-time at CNU in doubles victories with his 57th win, and is also just shy of the top 10 all-time in career singles victories with 49. 
  • Southern Virginia Blanks York 5-0 in CAC Men's Tennis First Round
    April 29, 2018
    Fourth-seeded Southern Virginia advanced to the Capital Athletic Conference men's tennis semifinals after sweeping fifth-seeded York 5-0 on Saturday in Buena Vista, Va. 
  • Southern Virginia Freshman Paul Monson Named CAC Men's Tennis Player of the Week for Second Time
    April 24, 2018
    Southern Virginia freshman Paul Monson was named the CAC Player of the Week for the second time this year after going 3-0 in both singles and doubles in a 2-1 week for the Knights, who locked up the No. 4 seed in the CAC Tournament. In a 5-4 win over Hampden-Sydney, Monson recorded a 6-3, 6-0 victory at No. 3 singles and an 8-3 triumph at No. 2 doubles with Ben Spencer. In a 5-4 defeat to Salisbury, he moved up to the No. 1 singles position and earned a 6-2, 5-7, 6-1 win, while again teaming with Spencer for an 8-6 win at No. 2 doubles. Monson wrapped up the week with a 6-0, 6-0 win at No. 1 singles and an 8-1 No. 2 doubles victory vs. Penn State Harrisburg.
  • Mary Washington Men's Tennis Claims No. 1 Seed in CAC Tournament for 10th Straight Season; CAC Tournament Matchups Set
    April 22, 2018
    Mary Washington completed a perfect CAC men's tennis regular season for the 10th straight season, earning the No. 1 seed in the upcoming CAC Tournament. The five-team CAC Tournament field is now set following the final conference regular season matches on Saturday. 
  • Christopher Newport Senior Justin Cerny Selected as CAC Men's Tennis Player of the Week for Second Time
    April 17, 2018
    Christopher Newport senior Justin Cerny was selected as the CAC Player of the Week for the second time this year after winning all four of his matches as the Captains went 2-0 and secured the No. 2 seed in this year's CAC Tournament. Against Salisbury, Cerny downed Ian Siew at No. 2 singles (6-1, 6-3) and paired with David Reed for an 8-6 win at No. 1 doubles against Siew and Colt Williamson. Against St. Mary's, Cerny played at No. 1 singles, beating Jon Gorel (6-0, 6-1) and also paired with James Baron for an 8-4 win at No. 1 doubles over Gorel and Ethan Garren. He moved up to second all-time in career doubles victories at CNU and is now tied for eighth in singles wins.  
  • Mary Washington Junior Matt Miles Receives CAC Men's Tennis Weekly Award
    April 10, 2018
    Mary Washington junior Matt Miles was tabbed as the CAC Player of the Week for the second time this year after registering a 2-1 singles mark and 2-0 doubles mark last week for the Eagles, with his only loss coming to the second-ranked singles player in the nation. In a victory over Southern Virginia, Miles notched wins at No. 1 singles (6-0, 6-1) and No. 1 doubles (8-4). In a victory against Salisbury, Miles won 7-6(7-4), 6-3 at No. 1 singles. He then secured a No. 2 doubles win along with Moses Hutchison against ninth-ranked Carnegie Mellon, improving to 17-7 on the year in doubles, including six straight victories. His only loss of the week came against CMU at No. 1 singles, falling 7-6, 6-7, 6-3 to Daniel Levine, the second-ranked singles player in Division III. 
  • Salisbury Sophomore Patrick MacLean Honored as CAC Men's Tennis Player of the Week
    April 03, 2018
    Salisbury sophomore Patrick MacLean was honored as the CAC Player of the Week after picking up two victories in the Sea Gulls' 9-0 win against St. Mary's. MacLean won 8-1 at No. 2 doubles, with playing partner Matthew Ryan, before winning 6-2, 6-3 at No. 2 singles.
  • Mary Washington Sophomore Joseph Brown Selected as CAC Men's Tennis Player of the Week
    March 27, 2018
    Mary Washington sophomore Joseph Brown was selected as the CAC Player of the Week after helping the 16th-ranked Eagles to a perfect 4-0 week, including a 3-0 mark against CAC opponents, as he went 4-0 in singles play. Brown defeated Josh Leiner of 20th-ranked Bates at the No. 3 singles spot, 6-4, 6-3, and then topped Sam Innerst of York at No. 2, 6-3, 6-0, on Saturday. On Sunday, Brown defeated Pranoy Banka of Penn State Harrisburg, 6-1, 6-0, at No. 2, and then beat Andy Mason of 36th-ranked CNU, 6-3, 6-3, to cap an undefeated weekend.
  • Christopher Newport Senior Justin Cerny Named CAC Men's Tennis Player of the Week
    March 20, 2018
    Christopher Newport senior Justin Cerny was named the CAC Player of the Week after going 2-0 in singles and doubles in wins over Centre and Virginia Wesleyan. Against Centre, Cerny paired with David Reed for an 8-3 win at No. 1 doubles and earned a 6-2, 6-2 win at No. 2 singles. Then, with Reed out against Virginia Wesleyan, Cerny slotted down to No. 2 doubles with William Trang for an 8-1 win and moved up to No. 1 singles, earning a 6-2, 6-2 win for his first win at No. 1 this year. 
  • Southern Virginia Freshman Paul Monson Secures CAC Men's Tennis Player of the Week
    March 13, 2018
    Southern Virginia freshman Paul Monson secured CAC Player of the Week honors after posting 2-0 marks in both singles and doubles in a pair of wins for the Knights over West Virginia State and Ferrum. Playing at No. 5 singles vs. West Virginia State and No. 2 singles vs. Ferrum, Monson did not drop a single game in either match with identical 6-0, 6-0 scores. At No. 3 doubles, he posted a 6-3 victory against West Virginia State and a 8-2 win against Ferrum. 
  • Salisbury Freshman Stefan Hein Earns CAC Men's Tennis Player of the Week
    March 06, 2018
    Salisbury freshman Stefan Hein earned CAC Player of the Week accolades after posting a 2-0 mark in singles play last week, including a win over the 47th-ranked player in the nation from Johns Hopkins. Against Hopkins, Hein played at the No. 3 singles spot and won 0-6, 6-4, 10-6 against Cody Kim, who is ranked No. 47 nationally and No. 10 in the Atlantic South region. Hein also contributed a singles point in the Sea Gulls' 8-1 CAC victory over Frostburg State, earning a 6-2, 6-1 win at No. 1 singles. 
  • Mary Washington Edges Christopher Newport for Top Spot in CAC Men's Tennis Preseason Poll
    March 02, 2018
    Mary Washington edged Christopher Newport for the top spot in the 2018 CAC Men's Tennis Preseason Coaches' Poll. The Eagles received five first-place votes and 47 points, to narrowly edge the Captains (45 points, 3 first-place votes) atop the preseason rankings. CNU captured its first-ever CAC title last spring with a victory over UMW in the championship match. 
  • Salisbury Sophomore Ian Siew Named CAC Men's Tennis Player of the Week
    February 27, 2018
    Salisbury sophomore Ian Siew was named the CAC Player of the Week after winning all eight matches he has played through a 5-0 start to the season for the Sea Gulls. Siew has won three of his singles matches at the No. 2 position, winning twice in straight sets (6-3, 6-0 & 6-1, 6-4), while going to three sets once for a 6-0, 4-6, 10-2 win. At No. 1 singles against Virginia Wesleyan, he claimed a 6-1, 6-0 victory. All four of his doubles vicotires came at the No. 2 spot along with classmate Matthew Ryan. The duo secured doubles wins with scores of 8-2, 8-2, 8-3, and 8-6. 
  • Mary Washington Juniors Derek Hagino and Patrick Hughes Share CAC Men's Tennis Weekly Honors
    October 03, 2017
    The Mary Washington doubles duo of Derek Hagino and Patrick Hughes collected CAC Men's Tennis Co-Player of the Week honors for Oct. 3, 2017.   
  • Mary Washington Junior Matt Miles Earns CAC Men's Tennis Player of the Week Award
    September 19, 2017
    Mary Washington junior Matt Miles earned CAC Player of the Week accolades after going a perfect 4-0 to open the season as UMW hosted its annual Kickoff Classic with NC Wesleyan. Miles defeated Sebastian Sikh in flight one by a 6-3, 7-5 score, and then topped Ioannis Brokakis, 7-6, 6-3. In doubles, he teamed with Michael Fleming to down Sikh and J.D. Telles, 9-7, before topping Sikh and Iyer, 9-8.