MIDDLEBURY, CT – On the road for their second match in as many contests, the St. Thomas Aquinas College women’s tennis team fought hard against regional power Post University, but fell by the narrow margin of 5-4. Post, who finished last season as the 9th-ranked team in the East region, won the match clinching point at 6th singles.
CALDWELL, NJ – The St. Thomas Aquinas College women’s tennis team traveled to take on Caldwell University on Monday and left with a 7-2 victory to open the season. After finding themselves in a 2-1 hole after the doubles portion, the Lady Spartans swept all six singles matches to secure the win.
SPARKILL, NY – A marathon of a tennis match took place as the St. Thomas Aquinas College Lady Spartans took on the Rider Broncos on Saturday. The final match of the fall season took all of five hours to complete, and the Lady Spartans nearly defeated their NCAA Division I opponents before ultimately falling 4-3.
On Senior Day and in their final East Coast Conference match of the season, the St. Thomas Aquinas College women’s tennis team dropped a heart breaker to the University of the District of Columbia by a final score of 5-4.
The St. Thomas Aquinas women's tennis team beat Caldwell College, 7-2 on Thursday afternoon. Bianca Signore and Sara O' Brien paired up for a top flight doubles win, 8-6. Signore won her top flight singles match, 6-2, 6-4 while O'Brien won the fourth flight, 6-3, 6-2. Raven DeLeon and Shannon Biehle paired up for an 8-3 doubles win.
SPARKILL, NY – On a beautiful Friday afternoon, the St. Thomas Aquinas College women’s tennis team took on yet another regionally ranked opponent in Queens College. The Lady Spartans did all they could do to thwart perennial power and NCAA Sweet Sixteen participant, but ultimately fell 9-0.
The St. Thomas Aquinas women's tennis team struggled against top pre season pick, NYIT, losing 9-0. Sara O'Brien and Biance Signore lost, 8-0 in the top flight double match. Signore fell, 6-0, 6-3 in her singles match and O'Brien lost, 6-1, 6-0.
SPARKILL, NY – The Lady Spartans tennis squad opened their season on a high note, as they defeated University of the Sciences 8-1 in non-conference action. A beautiful summer afternoon was truly all sunshine and rainbows for the Spartans, as they started off the match with a 3-0 doubles sweep.
The St. Thomas Aquinas women's tennis is set to open the 2016 Fall season on Friday, September 2nd, The Spartans will have a new look to them, starting with first time head coach Matt Capell. Capell took over the men's tennis program two years ago and guided the Spartans into the post season after one of their winningest season in 2016.
The St. Thomas Aquinas women's tennis team lost, 9-0, at UDC on Friday. The Spartans battled out long matches falling short and concluding their season with an overall record of 7-7 and 3-4 in ECC play. Nyenyeri Kanefu lost her singles match, 3-6, 3-6 while Sara O'Brien lost, 4-6, 2-6.
The St. Thomas Aquinas women's soccer team beat East Stroudsburg Univeristy, 8-1 on Saturday afternoon. The Spartans celebrated senior day for their lone senior Samantha D'Andrea. Bianca Signore and Sara O'Brien won their top flight doubles match, 8-3.
The St. Thomas Aquinas women's tennis team lost to West Chester, PA on Wednesday afternoon. The Spartans struggle to make things happen dropping, 9-0. Sara O'Brien played a hard fought match falling, 5-7, 3-6 in the 3rd singles flight. Raven DeLeon and Carolyn kopf dropped their doubles match, 3-8.
St. Thomas Aquinas sophomore Nyenyeri Kanefu has been named the East Coast Conference Women's Tennis Player of the Week. This recognition follows her strong play last week to help the Spartans to two conference victories.
The St. Thomas Aquinas women's tennis team picked up it's 3rd ECC win in a row, beating Daemen College, 7-2, on Saturday. Nyenyeri Kanefu won the second flight singles match, 6-3, 6-7(4-7) (10-8). Kanefu paired up with Shannon Biehle for an, 8-2 doubles win. Raven DeLeon and Carolyn Kopf won their doubles match, 8-4.
The St. Thomas Aquinas women's tennis team picked up a 5-4 win over visiting Roberts Wesleyan College. The Spartans were successful in the top three singles spots as Bianca Signore won, 6-2, 6-6, (7-5). Nyenyeri Kanefu and Sara O'Brien wone the second and third singles flight as well. Signore and O'Brien paired up for an 8-4 doubles win in the top flight.
The St. Thomas Aquinas women's tennis team beat Molloy College, 9-0 on Saturday afternoon. Bianca Signore and Sara O'Brien paired up for a top doubles match win, 8-2. Signore won the top flight singles, 6-1, 7-5, while Nyenyeri Kanefu won the second flight, 6-2, 6-2.
The St. Thomas Aquinas women's tennis team put up a hard fought battle against a tough opponent, Queens College, falling 9-0. Bianca Signore battled in the top singles spot, eventually falling in a tie breaker, 7-6,(7-0) ,2-6,(6-10). Signore along with Sara O'Brien lost the top doubles match, 6-8.
The St. Thomas Aquinas women's tennis team lost to post University, 7-2 on Thursday afternoon. Raven DeLeon and Shannon Biehle each won their singles matches for STAC. DeLeon won, 3-6, 6-1, (10-6) while Biehle won her match, 7-6, 6-3.
The St. Thomas Aquinas women's tennis team played in the USTA/ITA Regional Championship, hosted by the University of Sciences this weekend. Sara O'Brien won her singles match, 8-0, over Julianna Frenette of Post University.
The St. Thomas Aquinas women's tennis team lost to Ramapo College, 5-4 on Monday afternoon. Bianca Signore and Sara O'Brien paired up for a top flight doubles win, 8-2. O'Brien also picked up a 6-2, 6-1 singles win. Shannon Biehle and Raven Deleon won their doubles match, 8-4. Biehle won her singles match, 6-4, 6-4.
The St. Thomas Aquinas women's tennis team lost to LIU Post, 7-2 on Saturday afternoon.
Shannon Beihle and Caroline Kopf each picked up a singles win for the Spartans. Beihle won her match, 6-1, 6-1 while Kopf won 6-1, 6-0.