2011-12 Men's Golf Headlines
June 8, 2012
No. 33 Santa Clara Men's Tennis Adds Program Bests
This season has been one of many, many firsts for the Bronco men's tennis team. On Thursday, a few more firsts came about. The Intercollegiate Tennis Association announced its final rankings for the year and the No. 33 Santa Clara men’s tennis squad added more program bests. When the ITA released its final singles and doubles rankings, as well as regional rankings, Santa Clara added more program highs to an already splendid season, including a No. 5 finish in the Northwest Region.
June 6, 2012
Lamble Set to Play in France over Summer
Worldwide tennis players debate the toughest surface daily, especially during the French Open, being played in early June. French natives think John Lamble’s game would transfer over well to a true red clay court. The ball travels at a slower pace after colliding with the ground, making points harder to come by.
May 14, 2012
Season in Review: Bronco Men Finish at No. 33, Enjoy Numerous Program Firsts
From the beginning of the fall season in October, through the NCAA tournament in May, the 2011-12 Santa Clara University men's tennis squad achieved unprecedented success.
May 13, 2012
No. 39 Santa Clara Falls to No. 11 Stanford in the Round of 32
After defeating No. 19 Texas for the school's first-ever win in the men's tennis NCAA Tournament on Saturday, No. 39 Santa Clara could not overcome No. 11 Stanford and fell 4-1 in the Round of 32 in Palo Alto, Calif. on Sunday afternoon.
May 12, 2012
Santa Clara Men's Tennis Downs Texas for Program's First NCAA Tournament Win
In its first ever NCAA Tournament appearance, the No. 39 Santa Clara men’s tennis squad downed No. 19 Texas 4-1. The Broncos’ victory was highlighted by two doubles wins and freshman Ilya Osintsev’s two-set victory that ended the bout. The Broncos will play tomorrow at Stanford University against the winner of today’s second match between Stanford and Sacramento State.
May 11, 2012
Bronco Men's Tennis Seniors Preparing for NCAA Tournament
With less than 48 hours remaining until the opening round of the NCAA Men's Tennis Tournament, two of the Bronco seniors, Kyle Dandan (KD) and Nicolas Vinel (NV), are preparing for the historic event that awaits them. In their final season as Broncos, Dandan and Vinel have helped lead Santa Clara to its first NCAA Tournament in school history. The two seniors caught up with SantaClaraBroncos.com to discuss what this accomplishment means to them and their expectations heading into Saturday.
May 7, 2012
No. 35 Santa Clara Battles No. 18 Texas in First NCAA Appearance
Continuing a historic season, the No. 35 Santa Clara men’s tennis squad will make its NCAA Championship debut against No. 18 Texas on May 12 in Palo Alto, Calif.
May 4, 2012
Big Week for Bronco Tennis Teams Featured Saturday on KPIX CBS
There were so many firsts this week for the Bronco men's and women's tennis teams, KPIX-CBS sports reporter Kim Coyle and her photographer Don came out to catch up with programs at practice on Thursday. The piece they put together will air on KPIX CBS Saturday night on their telecasts.
May 1, 2012
Santa Clara Men's Tennis Grabs First Ever NCAA Tournament Bid; Play Texas at Stanford May 12
Another first for Bronco Men's Tennis! The Santa Clara men’s tennis team has achieved another milestone this season. For the first time in school history, the Bronco men’s tennis program has received an NCAA Tournament bid. The Broncos will take on Texas at Stanford University in Palo Alto, Calif. in their first match on Sat., May 12 at 9 am.
May 1, 2012
Osintsev, Dandan And Coach Mills Highlight West Coast Conference Men's Tennis Awards
Just a day after grabbing its first-ever NCAA Tournament bid in men's tennis, Santa Clara garnered seven different honors from the West Coast Conference on a vote by the league's coaches. The Broncos' WCC awards were highlighted by Ilya Osintsev winning the WCC Freshman of the Year and Kyle Dandan's All-WCC Singles First Team.
April 27, 2012
No. 35 Santa Clara Falls to No. 25 San Diego in WCC Semifinals
After an impressive run through the West Coast Conference regular season, the No. 35 Santa Clara men’s tennis squad (21-5) could not overcome No. 25 University of San Diego. The second-seeded Broncos lost a tight match to the Toreros 5-2 with two of the final matches extending to a third set.
April 25, 2012
Bronco Weekly Sports Wrap - April 25
This week's edition of the Bronco Weekly Sports Wrap features interviews with Men's Tennis Coach Derek Mills and Women's Water Polo Head Coach Keith Wilbur. John Nash (Water Polo) and Lauren Matheson (Soccer) give a quick rundown on all the sports.
April 23, 2012
WCC Announces Conference Tournament Seeding, All-Academic Tennis Team
The West Coast Conference announced the bracket for the WCC men’s tennis tournament on Monday. After sweeping two conference opponents in the last week of the regular season and finishing in second place in the conference, No. 30 Santa Clara was awarded the No. 2 seed and will have first and second-round byes. The conference championship is presented by the Andre Agassi Foundation for Education and is schedule to take place at the Barnes Tennis Center in San Diego, Calif. Apr. 25-28. In addition, junior Thomas Pham collected WCC All-Academic First Team honors.
April 22, 2012
No. 30 Santa Clara Downs Portland and Gonzaga, Secures Second Place in WCC
In its final weekend of West Coast Conference play, the No. 30 Santa Clara men’s tennis team tallied two wins in the Northwest and clinched second place in the WCC. The Broncos (21-4; 7-1 WCC) picked up commanding victories over Portland and Gonzaga on their way to all-time program high 21 victories this season.
April 19, 2012
Muchynski's Clutch Wins Help Broncos To Top 30 Ranking
Bronco junior men’s tennis player Eugene Muchynski has developed into a reliable and clutch performer for the 30th ranked team in the nation. In Santa Clara’s upset 4-3 win over then-No. 19-ranked USD on April 15, Muchynski came through with a key win at No. 5 singles, helping the Broncos defeat a top 20 team for the first time in program history. Muchynski has received high praise from head coach Derek Mills on helping the Broncos win some key matches this year with his singles play as well. This week www.SantaClaraBroncos.com caught up with Muchynski about the team’s recent victories, his emphasis on fitness during the offseason and the wildest play he has experienced during the season.
April 17, 2012
19-4 Santa Clara Racks Up ITA Accolades, Moves to No. 30 Nationally
After a thrilling upset victory over No. 19 San Diego April 15, the Santa Clara men’s tennis team jumped two spots into the nation’s top-30 teams. In the latest Intercollegiate Tennis Association rankings on Apr. 17, the Broncos moved up to No. 30. Additionally, senior Kyle Dandan and the doubles pair of Ilya Osintsev and John Lamble also picked up accolades from the ITA.
April 15, 2012
No. 32 Santa Clara Men's Tennis Upsets No. 19 San Diego in Pivotal WCC Match
The No. 32 Santa Clara men’s tennis team picked up an upset victory ovor No. 19 San Diego in a pivotal West Coast Conference match on Sunday afternoon. The Broncos edged the Toreros 4-3 to improve to 19-4 and 5-1 in WCC matches. The Broncos’ seventh win against a ranked opponent was highlighted by Kyle Dandan and John Lamble’s wins against singles opponents in the nation’s top-100.
April 14, 2012
Broncos Improve to 18-4 With WCC Win on Senior Day; Host No. 19 San Diego Sunday
Celebrating three seniors on Senior Day, the No. 32 Santa Clara men’s tennis squad downed West Coast Conference rival Saint Mary’s 6-1 in their first WCC match of the weekend. The Broncos improve to 18-4 overall and 4-1 in WCC play.
April 13, 2012
Men's Tennis Moves San Diego Match To Sunday; Senior Day Saturday vs. Saint Mary's
The No. 32 Bronco men's tennis match with No. 19 San Diego has been moved to Sun., April 15 at Noon due to bad weather in the Bay Area on Friday. Senior Day will still be on Sat., April 14 at 1 pm vs. Saint Mary's. The three seniors on the roster will be congratulated on their time in a Bronco uniform between the doubles and singles portion against St. Mary's. The BBF will also host a BBQ at Saturday's Saint Mary's match
April 10, 2012
Men's Tennis, Three Broncos Receive Accolades In ITA Rankings
The No. 32 Santa Clara men’s tennis team has hit unprecedented territory in the latest Intercollegiate Tennis Association rankings. In the most recent rankings, released April 10, the Broncos soared in all three rankings- team, singles and doubles rankings.
April 9, 2012
No. 32 Santa Clara Put 17-4 Record on the Line, Host Two WCC Foes In Pivotal Weekend
After posting a 2-0 record last week, No. 32 Santa Clara enters a vital week with two home league matches. The Broncos host WCC opponents No. 19 San Diego and Saint Mary's at the Degheri Tennis Center as they try to improve on their 3-1 WCC record. The Broncos will also celebrate Senior Day on Saturday. The three seniors on the roster will be congratulated on their time in a Bronco uniform between the doubles and singles portion against St. Mary's on Sat., Mar. 14.
April 7, 2012
No. 34 Santa Defeats No. 49 Cal Poly 6-1
After a slow start to the match, No. 34 Santa Clara (17-4; 3-1) overcame losing the doubles point to surge through singles play and secure a 6-1 victory over No. 49 Cal Poly. The dual match was highlighted by Kyle Dandan’s victory over the nation’s No. 20 singles player, Andre Dome.
April 5, 2012
Lamble and Osintsev Named West Coast Conference Men's Doubles Team of the Month For March
Upsetting the No. 2 team in the country, the West Coast Conference announced Thursday that Santa Clara's John Lamble and Ilya Osintsev have been named WCC Doubles Team of the Month of March. Lamble and Osintsev are the first Bronco tandem to win the award this year. Katie Le was named the WCC Women's Singles Player of the Month for March as well.
April 4, 2012
No. 34 Santa Clara Bests USF 7-0
The No. 34 Santa Clara men’s tennis squad improved to 16-4 this season with a 7-0 victory over West Coast Conference and Bay Area foe USF. The Broncos swept singles play and won two doubles matches on the way to the 7-0 win.
April 4, 2012
Santa Clara Travels to USF, Hosts Cal Poly
After splitting two West Coast Conference matches last weekend down in LA, No. 34 Santa Clara continues WCC play with a mid-week match at USF. The Broncos will travel to San Francisco, Calif. to battle the Dons on Wednesday and then will host Cal Poly on Sat., April 7 in a non-league match.
April 1, 2012
No. 31 Broncos Fall to No. 7 Pepperdine
Coming off a 6-1 victory over LMU, No. 31 Santa Clara (15-4; 2-1) dropped its first West Coast Conference match of the year to No. 7 Pepperdine 6-1. Despite the loss, freshman Ilya Osintsev shined on the individual level. Osintsev accounted for both Santa Clara victories.
March 31, 2012
No. 31 Santa Clara Men's Tennis Downs LMU 6-1
The No. 31 Santa Clara men’s tennis squad started its two-match weekend on the road with a commanding win at Loyola Marymount. The Broncos (15-3; 2-0) downed the Lions 6-1 in Santa Clara’s first of two WCC matches in Southern California this weekend.
March 28, 2012
Santa Clara Men's Tennis Climbs to No. 31, Travels South for Two WCC Matches
After starting West Coast Conference play with a victory over No. 38 BYU, the No. 31 Santa Clara men's tennis program will continue WCC play with two matches in Southern California. The Broncos (14-3; 1-0 WCC) will travel south to face Loyola Marymount and Pepperdine in two conference matches this weekend. The Broncos begin the weekend in Los Angeles, Calif. against LMU on Sat., Mar. 31 before traveling to Malibu, Calif. to face Pepperdine on Sun., Apr. 1.
March 24, 2012
No. 34 Santa Clara Edges No. 38 BYU in WCC Opener
The No. 34 Santa Clara men’s tennis program began the West Coast Conference portion of its season with an impressive 4-3 victory over No. 40 BYU. The WCC match was highlighted by clutch doubles performances from all three Bronco tandems.
March 24, 2012
No. 34 Santa Clara and No. 67 Dartmouth Rained Out
Today’s match between No. 34 Santa Clara and No. 67 Dartmouth has been cancelled due to rain. The match will not be rescheduled.
March 21, 2012
No. 34 Santa Clara Men's Tennis Starts WCC Play in Two-Match Week
After a week hiatus during finals week, the No. 34 Santa Clara men’s tennis team (13-3) returns to the court this week with two matches at the Degheri Tennis Center. The Broncos begin the West Coast Conference portion of its schedule when it hosts No. 38 BYU, the newest members of the WCC, on Fri., Mar. 23 at 5:30 p.m. Santa Clara then hosts Dartmouth on Sat., Mar. 24 at 1 p.m.
March 14, 2012
Season Check-In With Eugene Muchynski
Recently, SantaClaraBroncos.com (SCB) caught up with junior Eugene Muchynski (EM), a member of Santa Clara men’s tennis team, which is ranked No. 35 in the national polls. Muchynski talked about the balance he has found between sports and school as well as some of his thoughts on the season so far.
March 11, 2012
No. 29 Santa Clara Overpowers Idaho and Sonoma State
The No. 29 Santa Clara men’s tennis squad came out of a two-match day unblemished, downing both Idaho and Sonoma State 7-0. The Broncos improve to 12-3. Santa Clara has bested five of its last six opponents 7-0.
March 9, 2012
No. 29 Santa Clara Men's Tennis Edges Yale 4-3
Defending its home court, the No. 29 Santa Clara men’s tennis squad (11-3) edged out a 4-3 victory over Yale in the first of three home matches this week. The win was highlighted by Kyle Dandan picking up a convincing win over a fellow ITA-ranked opponent.
March 6, 2012
Men's Tennis Cracks ITA's Top 30 at No. 29, Hosts Three Matches This Week
For the third consecutive week, the No. 29 Santa Clara men's tennis team has posted all-time highs in rankings. In the latest ITA ranking, Santa Clara has jumped up to No. 29. With the school's first ever tennis ranking inside No. 30, at No. 29, Santa Clara (10-3) hosts Yale, Idaho and Sonoma State in a three-match week beginning with Yale on Thurs., March 8 at 3 p.m. On Saturday, March 10 Idaho and Sonoma State visit Degheri Tennis Center at 11 a.m. and 3 p.m., respectively.
March 5, 2012
No. 37 Santa Clara Men's Tennis Tops No. 50 UCSB 7-0
After a 7-0 win at UC Irvine on Saturday, the No. 37 Santa Clara men's tennis team continued its dominant weekend with a decisive 7-0 victory at No. 50 UC Santa Barbara. The Broncos have shut down three consecutive opponents 7-0 dating back to Pacific on Feb. 26.
March 3, 2012
No. 37 Santa Clara Men's Tennis Shut Down UC Irvine 7-0
The No. 37 Santa Clara men's tennis program started a two-match weekend with a dominant 7-0 victory over UC Irvine. The Broncos swept through the Anteaters, shutting Irvine out in both singles and doubles play.
February 28, 2012
Talking With 11-0 Tom Pham
The Santa Clara men's tennis team is ranked No. 43 in the national polls, in part thanks to the 9-0 singles play of Tom Pham (TP). SantaClaraBroncos.com (SCB) recently caught up with Pham to talk about the team's success, as well as his, and what he does before each match.
February 28, 2012
No. 37 Bronco Men's Tennis Travel to Southern California for Two Matches
After splitting home matches last weekend, the Santa Clara men’s tennis team travels south for a two-match weekend against two ranked opponents. For the second consecutive week, the Broncos have posted a school-high ranking in the Intercollegiate Tennis Association’s national rankings. No. 37 Santa Clara (8-3) will battle UC Irvine on Fri., Mar. 2 and then No. 50 UC Santa Barbara on Sun., Mar. 4.
February 26, 2012
No. 43 Broncos Trounce Pacific 7-0
After a tough loss on Friday, the No. 43 Santa Clara men's tennis team got back on track with a decisive 7-0 victory over Pacific on Sunday afternoon in Santa Clara. The Broncos victory was capped by a clean sweep in singles play and junior Tom Pham's continuing his 11-match winning streak.
February 25, 2012
No. 43 Santa Clara Men's Tennis Falls to Arkansas
In a tough bout with Arkansas, the No. 43 Santa Clara men’s tennis team lost a close one, 4-3, on Friday. The Broncos continue a two-match weekend at home when they host Pacific on Sunday at Noon.
February 22, 2012
No. 43 Broncos Ride School-Best Ranking Into Home Stand
Fresh off of a 7-0 victory over then-No. 57 UNLV, the Santa Clara men’s tennis program reached new heights Wednesday when it was ranked No 43 in the latest Intercollegiate Tennis Association’s rankings. It's the highest ranking ever for the men's tennis team. Santa Clara returns to the Degheri Tennis Center for the first time since its opening weekend when the Broncos host the Southeastern Conference's Arkansas on Fri., Feb. 24 and Pacific on Sun., Feb. 26.
February 19, 2012
No. 49 Santa Clara Blasts No. 57 UNLV 7-0
The No. 49 Santa Clara men’s tennis squad finished off a seven-match road swing with a commanding 7-0 victory at No. 57 UNLV. The Broncos finished the series of road matches with a 5-2 record, improving to 7-2 overall this spring.
February 18, 2012
No. 49 Santa Clara Downs Utah 5-2
The No. 49 Bronco men’s tennis program picked up its third straight victory with a 5-2 neutral site win over Utah in Las Vegas, Nev. Santa Clara picked up solid victories in both singles and doubles and Tom Pham continued his perfect spring, improving his record to 8-0.
February 17, 2012
Dandan Ranked as a Top Singles Player
Santa Clara senior men’s tennis player Kyle Dandan is ranked No. 103 in singles by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association in its latest rankings released on Thurs., Feb. 16. The ITA ranks the top 125 individuals in the country. Dandan’s ranking is a season-high for a Bronco player.
February 15, 2012
No. 49 Bronco Men’s Tennis Continue Road Swing in Vegas
SANTA CLARA, Calif.- Fresh off of the upset over then-No. 44 TCU, the No. 49 Santa Clara University men’s tennis team continues its early-season road swing with a pair of matches in Las Vegas, Nev. The Broncos will play Sat., Feb. 18 vs. Utah and then on Sun., Feb. 19 the Broncos play at No. 57 UNLV.
February 12, 2012
No. 48 Santa Clara Men's Tennis Edges No. 44 TCU
The No. 48 Santa Clara men’s tennis squad pulled out a come-from-behind upset victory over No. 43 TCU in a marathon match that lasted six hours. The win wrapped up a two-game sweep over Texas schools this weekend for the Broncos.
February 10, 2012
No. 49 Santa Clara Men's Tennis Trounce SMU 7-0
No. 49 Santa Clara men's tennis started its two-match weekend in Texas with a 7-0 win over Southern Methodist University. The Broncos have a rest day Saturday before visiting another school in the Dallas-Fort Worth area, No. 44 TCU
February 7, 2012
No. 49 Broncos Men’s Tennis Travels to Lonestar State for Two Matches
The No. 49 Santa Clara University men’s tennis program continues its streak of playing on the road, playing the first half of a four-match tour outside of California. This weekend the Broncos will travel to Texas to play two matches in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. Santa Clara will take the court on Friday, Feb. 10 at Southern Methodist University before battling Texas Christian on Sunday, Feb. 12.
February 5, 2012
No. 48 Men's Tennis Falls to No. 33 Fresno State
The No. 48 Santa Clara men’s tennis squad fell in a hard-fought match 5-2 at No. 33 Fresno State on Sunday.
February 1, 2012
No. 50 Bronco Men's Tennis Travels to No. 35 Fresno State
After a marquee victory over No. 48 Boise State that highlighted a ITA Kickoff Weekend in which the Broncos split their matches, No. 50 Santa Clara (4-1) will continue its streak of playing ranked opponents away from the Degheri Tennis Center as they travel to Fresno, Calif. to battle No. 35 Fresno State on Sun., Feb. 5 at 12 pm.
January 28, 2012
No. 50 Santa Clara Men's Tennis Falls to No. 6 Stanford
After picking up a solid victory over No. 48 Boise State on the first day of the Intercollegiate Tennis Association Kickoff Weekend, the No. 50 Santa Clara (3-1) men’s tennis program dropped its first dual match of the year to No. 6 Stanford 6-1 .The Broncos finished the weekend with a record of 1-1.
January 27, 2012
No. 50 Santa Clara Tops No. 48 Boise State
The No. 50 Santa Clara men’s tennis team picked up a marquee win over No. 48 Boise State to begin the Intercollegiate Tennis Association’s Kickoff Weekend. The Broncos downed Boise State with a 5-2 victory and await another ranked opponent on the second day of the weekend.
January 25, 2012
No. 50 Santa Clara Men's Tennis Travels North to Battle Two Ranked Opponents
After a strong two-win opening weekend, the Santa Clara men’s tennis program will take a short trip to Palo Alto, Calif. to participate in the Intercollegiate Tennis Association’s (ITA) Kickoff Weekend. The No. 49 Broncos will open the weekend against No. 48 Boise State on Friday, Jan. 27 at 11 am. On Saturday, the Broncos will await either fellow WCC opponent No. 64 Saint Mary’s or No. 6 Stanford.
January 22, 2012
Santa Clara Tennis Picks Up Two Wins On Opening Day
Despite battling the rain, the No. 50 Santa Clara men’s tennis program picked up two wins on its opening weekend. The Broncos downed UC Santa Cruz and UC Davis to finish the weekend 2-0.
January 20, 2012
Weather Alters No. 50 Santa Clara's Opening Weekend
With a high likelihood of rain this weekend, the Santa Clara men's tennis program has shifted its opening weekend schedule. The Broncos will still host UC Santa Cruz and UC Davis tomorrow, Sat. Jan. 21, and have now rescheduled the dual match against Sonoma State to a later date.
January 18, 2012
No. 50 Santa Clara Men's Tennis Begins Spring Season This Weekend
The Santa Clara men’s tennis team opens up the year this weekend against three California opponents. The Broncos enter the season as the nation’s No. 50 ranked in the Intercollegiate Tennis Association’s (ITA) rankings - the highest ranking to begin a season in school history. Ranked No. 50 nationally, the Broncos will host Sonoma State, UC Santa Cruz and UC Davis on Sat., Jan. 21 at the Degheri Tennis Center on the Mission Campus.
January 4, 2012
Santa Clara Men's Tennis Opens 2012 as No. 50
The Santa Clara men’s tennis program opens 2012 as the No. 50 nationally-ranked team, according to the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA). The ranking is Santa Clara’s highest opening poll ranking in school history.
October 29, 2011
Gael Classic Day 1: Vinel Advances to Quarters, Doubles Tandem Advances to Round of 16
The Santa Clara men's tennis team advanced one singles player and its only doubles tandem entered into the second day of the Gael Classic.
October 29, 2011
Gael Classic Day 2: Vinel upsets No. 1 Seed, Falls in Semifinals
The Santa Clara men’s tennis program ended its Fall season after being eliminated from both the singles and doubles draws on the second day of the Gael Classic. Despite Nicolas Vinel’s upset of the No. 1 seed in the quarterfinals, Vinel eventually fell in the semifinals. The Broncos’ only doubles team fell in the quarterfinals.
October 27, 2011
Broncos to Participate in Gael Classic this Weekend
The Santa Clara men’s tennis team concludes its fall season this weekend at the Gael Classic in Moraga, Calif. Three Broncos will participate in the three-day tournament begins Oct. 28 and ends on Oct. 30. The tournament consists players of Saint Mary’s, Cal, Pacific, Fresno Pacific, Sonoma State, UC Irvine, UCLA and USF.
October 23, 2011
Day 2: Broncos advance two singles players, doubles team at the ITA Regional Tournament.
The Santa Clara University men’s tennis program continued its strong opening weekend in the second day of the ITA Regional Tournament, sending two players into the round of 16 and advancing their only doubles tandem entered.
October 23, 2011
Day 3: Broncos Play in Round of 16 at ITA Regionals
The Santa Clara men’s tennis team was unable to advance any competitors into the fourth day of the ITA Regional Tournament. The two remaining Broncos fell in the round of 16, as did the only doubles duo entered. In their first tournament of the 2011-12 season the Broncos finished with a 6-3 record in singles and a 1-1 recond in doubles play.
October 22, 2011
Day 1: Bronco Tennis Advances Everyone in ITA Regional Tournament
The Santa Clara University’s men’s tennis team started off its season by winning four matches, advancing all three participating Broncos to the round of 32 in the ITA Regional Tournament in Seattle, Wash.
October 19, 2011
Men's Tennis Begins 2011-12 Season at ITA Regional
The Santa Clara University menâ€™s tennis program begins its 2011-12 season Fri. Oct., 22 at the ITA Regional Tournament hosted by the University of Washington in Seattle, Wash.
September 14, 2011
Dandan and Vinel Earn Highest Preseason Doubles Ranking in School History
Seniors Kyle Dandan and Nicolas Vinel of the Santa Clara men’s tennis team are ranked No. 37 on Intercollegiate Tennis Association’s (ITA) 2011 men’s doubles preseason rankings - the highest ever for a Santa Clara pair.
August 3, 2011
Men's Tennis Walk-On Try-Outs Announced
The Santa Clara University men’s tennis program host a try-out for walk-on players Tues., Sept. 20 at 3 p.m. for Santa Clara students who plan to try-out for the 2011-12 team. The try-out will be held at the Degheri Tennis Center.
July 20, 2011
A Global Perspective on Tennis with Kyle Dandan
Senior Kyle Dandan (KD), a native of the Philippines, added All-WCC First Team Singles honors to his already impressive Bronco tennis resume after finishing 14-12 at No. 1 singles. He also paired during the season with Nicolas Vinel and Thomas Pham at No. 1 doubles, finishing with an overall record of 16-4. SantaClaraBroncos.com (SCB) caught up with Dandan about his upcoming senior season, growing up on the international tennis scene and the differences between tennis in the United States and tennis abroad.
June 16, 2011
Catching Up With Maxime Armengaud
Maxime Armengaud (MA) just finished his junior year, his first at Santa Clara, going 16-10 overall with a 4-2 record in WCC dual matches while playing at No. 2 singles all year. Recently www.SantaClaraBroncos.com (SCB) caught up with Armengaud about what he’s looking to improve, the transition to the U.S. and coming to Santa Clara.
June 10, 2011
SCU Men’s Tennis Selected to Play in the ITA Kick-Off Weekend Event
The Santa Clara University men’s tennis team was drafted to play in the 2012 Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) Kick-Off Weekend event, which features the nation’s top programs. Santa Clara, ranked No. 49 nationally, is scheduled to face No. 52 Boise State and either No. 7 Stanford or No. 61 St. Mary’s at the Taube Family Tennis Stadium in Stanford.
Santa Clara's Additions to the Men's Tennis Coaching Staff
Head coach Derek Mills and the Bronco men's tennis team has added new coaches for the 2011-12 season.
Santa Clara Men's Tennis Opens Practice
The Santa Clara men's tennis team opens up practice in preparation for their first Fall tournament in Seattle, Wash.