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Women's Tennis Earns 2013 ITA All-Academic Team Award

Aug 8, 2013
The University of Dubuque Women’s Tennis team earned the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) All-Academic Team award. The Spartans were one of 82 teams to earn the award on the women’s side for the 2012-13 academic year. In addition, two Spartan student-athletes earned the honor of ITA Scholar-Athlete. The UD Men's Tennis team joined the women's team to become the only Iowa Conference school to place both teams on the ITA All-Academic team list.

Women's Tennis Improves to 3-1

Sep 4, 2013
The University of Dubuque women's tennis team improved their overall record to 3-1 on Wednesday afternoon after capturing the dual match by a 6-3 score over the Knox College Prairiefire.

Spartans Lose Third Sets and Match

Sep 14, 2013
The University of Dubuque women's tennis team began Saturday morning with a sweep of doubles winning #2 and #3 doubles to take an early match lead 2-1 over the Buena Vista University Beavers before losing the match 3-6. Stephanie LoCasto and Marissa Rutenbeck at #2 doubles won 9-7 after being down early in the match. Alexandra Dixon and Janine Wegner captured #3 doubles 8-2.

Spartans Blank Monmouth 9-0

Oct 1, 2013
The University of Dubuque women's tennis found the warm weather on Tuesday to their liking as they swept past Monmouth College by a 9-0 score.

IIAC Women's Tennis Individual Tournament Canceled Due to Inclement Weather

Oct 3, 2013
The 2013 Iowa Conference Women's Tennis Individual Tournament scheudled for Friday, October 6th through Saturday, October 7th has been cancelled. The threat of severe weather in the Decorah area has forced the tournament to be called off without a makeup date.

Giraldi Named Head Women’s and Men’s Tennis Coach

Nov 12, 2013
Claudio Giraldi (C’11) has been named Head Women’s and Men’s Tennis Coach at the University of Dubuque, Director of Athletics Dan Runkle announced today.

Women's Tennis Open Court with Road Victory

Aug 30, 2014
The University of Dubuque women's tennis team swept host Ripon College by a 9-0 mark on Saturday afternoon. The Spartan opned by winning all three doubles matches: Ashley Schlueter/Arantxa Martinez won #1 doubles 8-1, #2 doubles of Mariah Scott/Taylor Fortmann won in extra sets 9-7, and #3 doubles of Stephanie LoCasto/Marissa Rutenbeck captured the doubles sweep with a 8-0 match.

Martinez Remains Perfect at #1 Singles

Sep 10, 2014
The University of Dubuque women's tennis team dropped an Iowa Conference dual to Wartburg College 1-8 on Wednesday afternoon on Frank Farber Tennis Courts. Freshman Arantxa Martinez improved her #1 singles record to 4-0 overall and 3-0 in league play with a victory over the Knights Katherine Ross by a score of 6-3, 6-0.

Men and Women’s Tennis Teams Rout Bethany Lutheran

Sep 13, 2014
It was a successful debut for the University of Dubuque men’s tennis team and an equally impressive home rout for the women’s tennis team as they both gain victories over Bethany Lutheran, 8-1.

Women’s Tennis Take St. Ambrose to the Wire

Sep 18, 2014
Arantxa Martinez remained undefeated in No. 1 singles at 7-0, but the Spartans women’s tennis team fell to St. Ambrose by the narrow margin of 5-4.

Martinez Continues to Roll Despite Women’s Tennis Setback

Sep 23, 2014
Arantxa Martinez singles’ record remains unblemished (8-0) as she contributed to both University of Dubuque women’s tennis wins in a 7-2 road loss to Augustana (Ill.) on Tuesday afternoon.

Martinez a Perfect 9-0 as Women’s Tennis Falls to Coe

Sep 25, 2014
The University of Dubuque women’s tennis team lost to Iowa Conference (IIAC) Champion Coe, 8-1, but got an impressive performance out of Arantxa Martinez as she defeated Coe’s No. 1.

Martinez On a Roll as Women’s Tennis team Secures First IIAC Win

Sep 27, 2014
Arantxa Martinez continued to rack up the wins and moved to 11-0 on the season as the University of Dubuque women’s tennis team defeated both Buena Vista, 7-2, and Grandview, 5-4.

Martinez Battles to a Perfect Record in IIAC

Sep 30, 2014
The University of Dubuque Farber Tennis Courts were witnessed to a Spartan first on Tuesday afternoon. UD's Arantxa Martinez had a lone #1 singles match left in the regular Iowa Conference season. Unbeaten through six matches, she needed the victory to become UD's first #1 singles IIAC unbeaten women's regular season finisher.

Martinez and Schlueter Win IIAC Flight B Doubles

Oct 4, 2014
Flight B doubles champions Arantxa Martinez and Ashley Schlueter needed three wins Saturday to capture their crown, topping Luther's Molly Brown and Madisen Crow, 8-3, in the final.

Martinez Garners Lone Win in Women’s Tennis Defeat on the Road

Oct 10, 2014
Arantxa Martinez added to her stellar first year despite the University of Dubuque women’s tennis team falling to UW-Lacrosse, 8-1.

Martinez Nabs First Team All-Iowa Conference Selection

Oct 28, 2014
After a nearly flawless fall and an Iowa Conference ‘B’ Flight Doubles Championship, University of Dubuque women’s tennis freshman Arantxa Martinez, was named an Iowa Conference First-Team selection.