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The Northern Illinois men’s tennis team pulled off a huge upset Friday, as they upset number one-seeded Ball State, 4-2, in the Mid-American Conference tournament semi-finals. With the win, the Huskies improve to 16-8 and will face No. 2 Western Michigan, who topped third-seeded Buffalo, 4-2. NIU also earned their first MAC finals appearance since...
Dor Amir
After dropping the doubles point and four singles players losing their first set, the NIU men’s tennis team (14-8, 2-2 MAC) rallied back to sweep singles and defeat Toledo (18-9, 0-3 MAC), 6-1. The win keeps the Huskies alive in a berth to the Mid-American Conference Tournament, hosted by NIU. “Well, I am not sure...
Axel Lagerlof
Northern Illinois continued its Mid-American Conference season Saturday at Ball State, in hopes of improving to 2-1 in the MAC. The Huskies (12-7, 1-2 MAC) would fall to the Cardinals however, 7-0. NIU will look to rebound tomorrow at IPFW in preparations for their next MAC match at Toledo. “Ball State was better than us...
Axel Lagerlof
It only took singles play for Northern Illinois to earn victory in the spring break finale versus Army as the Huskies defeated the Black Knights, 4-2. Due to time constraints on the courts, doubles were not contested. NIU finished spring break with a 3-1 record to improve the team’s overall register to 11-5. “Any time...
Max Phillips
The Northern Illinois men’s tennis team earned its 10th win of the season Wednesday afternoon versus Appalachian State (2-7), defeating the Mountaineers, 4-3, in Orlando, Fla., to improve to 10-5 this season. “Today was about getting four points and finding a way to win the match,” said head coach Patrick Fisher. “I was really happy...
Axel Lagerlof
For the first time-ever under head coach Patrick Fisher, the Northern Illinois men’s tennis team defeated Marquette, 4-3. The Huskies improved to 9-4 with the win to open their spring break, 1-0. “I am really proud of our Huskies,” Fisher said. “We hunted in a pack and stayed together all night. For that are reward...
Axel Lagerlof
Busting its non-conference skid Sunday afternoon, the Northern Illinois men’s tennis team completed its weekend when it defeated IUPUI in Indianapolis, 5-2. The win is NIU’s eighth of the season and puts the Huskies 8-4 on the season heading into their spring trip. A day removed from being swept in doubles versus Butler, NIU won...
Max Phillips
Collecting a two victory sweep last weekend in its home openers, the Northern Illinois men’s tennis team hopes to advance its record to 5-1 with a trio of matches this weekend, hosting Dayton, Valparaiso and UIC. The Huskies will play the Flyers and the Crusaders at 1 and 5 p.m. respectively Friday and follow up...
Axel Lagerlof
The Northern Illinois men’s tennis team swept its home-opener Friday night at the Boylan Tennis Center to improve to 2-1 on the year with a 6-1 over Wisconsin Whitewater and a 7-0 triumph over Chicago State. The Huskies are 1-0 in the Mid-American Conference with the win over the Cougars. The Huskies lone point to the...
Dor Amir
Huskie sophomore Dor Amir won his first round match in the main draw of the ITA Midwest Regional Friday night to become the second Huskie in as many years to advance to the second round of the tournament. “It’s great to have our guys do so well here,” said head coach Patrick Fisher. “It really...
Axel Lagerlof
Doubles play started Friday afternoon at the Drake Invitational, and the Northern Illinois duo of Axel Lagerlof and Simon Formont won the B flight with a trio of wins. It is the second-straight week a Huskie doubles pair has won a flight. Formont, a freshman from Orleans, France, and Lagerlof, a junior from Malmo, Sweden,...
Maksym Bartiuk
With a 3-2 lead late in the contest, the Northern Illinois men’s tennis team fell to Western Michigan in the Mid-American Conference Tournament semifinals, 4-3. The Huskies end their impressive 2012 season 21-7. The Huskies lost the doubles point with losses at Nos. 1 and 3, but Maksym Bartiuk and Roman Turtygin were leading in...
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