2015-16 Men's Tennis News

  • Augusta Wins Sixth Shutout Match Of The Season At Georgia Southwestern
    April 17, 2016
    AMERICUS, Ga. – The No. 20 Augusta Jaguars didn’t drop a set in Peach Belt Conference action at Georgia Southwestern and won 9-0 for their sixth flawless victory of the season.
  • No. 20 Augusta Falls 6-3 On The Road At No. 10 Columbus State
    April 16, 2016
    COLUMBUS, Ga. – The No. 20 Augusta Jaguars played a nationally-ranked showdown at No. 10 Columbus State and dropped a 6-3 Peach Belt Conference match at the Mary V. Blackmon Tennis Center.
  • Men’s Tennis Marks Four On PBC All-Academic Team
    April 14, 2016
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University men’s tennis team had for student-athletes named to the Peach Belt Conference All-Academic team, the league offices announced Thursday afternoon.
  • No. 20 Ranked Jags Fall By One At Francis Marion
    April 03, 2016
    FLORENCE, S.C. – Augusta University’s men’s tennis team dropped a close 5-4 battle to Francis Marion on Saturday afternoon in Florence, S.C.
  • No. 20 Augusta Rolls West Alabama 8-1 On Senior Day
    March 31, 2016
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta Jaguars hosted their 13th match of the season at Newman Tennis Center on Thursday afternoon with West Alabama and shined in a 8-1 non-conference victory.
  • Men’s Tennis Climbs Regional Rankings
    March 23, 2016
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta Jaguars men’s tennis team is ranked sixth in the NCAA Southeast Region while freshmen Patrick Oliveira is ranked No. 3 in singles and freshman Joao Ferreira is ranked No. 20.
  • Augusta Men’s Tennis Advances To No. 20 In The Nation
    March 23, 2016
    SKILLMAN, N.J. – The Augusta Jaguars are ranked the 20th best team in the nation on the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) Division II Men's National Team Rankings, released on Wednesday afternoon. Freshman Patrick Oliveira earned a No. 11 national ranking as an induvial for singles play.
  • Augusta Grabs 10th Win At Home With 8-1 Victory Over Alabama-Huntsville
    March 21, 2016
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta (12-3) is ranked No. 44 in the nation and sits sixth in the NCAA Southeast Region rankings. Augusta won an 8-1 non-conference match over Alabama-Huntsville on Monday afternoon at Newman Tennis Center.
  • Augusta Edged By USC Aiken 6-3 On The Road
    March 19, 2016
    AIKEN, S.C. – The Augusta Jaguars dropped a 6-3 Peach Belt Conference match at rival USC Aiken after the Pacers took the early lead in doubles play in Aiken, S.C.
  • Jags Take Fifth Shutout Win Of Season In 9-0 Victory Over Concord
    March 16, 2016
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta Jaguars earned their fifth shutout victory of the season with a 9-0 non-conference win over Concord on Wednesday afternoon at Newman Tennis Center.
  • Augusta Picks Up Peach Belt Win With 8-1 Match Over Young Harris
    March 13, 2016
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University men’s tennis team took down Young Harris on Sunday afternoon in dominating 8-1 fashion at Newman Tennis Center in Peach Belt Conference play.
  • Augusta Upends Anderson In 8-1 Home Victory
    March 08, 2016
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta improved to 7-2 at home with an 8-1 non-conference victory over the Anderson Trojans on Tuesday afternoon in Newman Tennis Center.
  • Augusta Outlasts No. 10 Georgia College In 5-4 Peach Belt Battle
    March 04, 2016
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Jaguars hosted their second Peach Belt Conference match in four days and upset their second nationally ranked team with a 5-4 victory over No. 10 Georgia College on Friday afternoon in Newman Tennis Center.
  • Augusta Outlasts Nationally Ranked No. 20 North Georgia, 5-4
    March 01, 2016
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – Ranked 44th in the nation, the Augusta Jaguars hosted No. 20 North Georgia for a Peach Belt Conference dual match on Tuesday afternoon and the Jaguars pulled off multiple crucial marathon matches in a 5-4 upset of the Nighthawks.
  • Jaguars 44th In Nation, Ninth In NCAA Southeast Region
    February 24, 2016
    SKILLMAN, N.J. – The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) released the second national and regional rankings for the 2015-16 season and the Augusta University men are ranked 44th in the nation and ninth in the NCAA Southeast Region.
  • Jaguars Blank Belmont Abbey, 9-0
    February 18, 2016
    BELMONT, N.C. – The Augusta Jaguars won their second 9-0 match in their last three outings with a flawless victory on Thursday afternoon at Belmont Abbey.
  • Augusta Falls 8-1 To Nationally Ranked No. 5 Lander
    February 17, 2016
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – Ranked No. 41 in the nation according to the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA), the Jaguars faced off against No. 5 Lander for their second league test of the young season and fell 8-1.
  • Jags Down Johnson C. Smith In Flawless Victory
    February 14, 2016
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University men’s tennis team won a perfect 9-0 match over non-conference Johnson C. Smith and did not drop one set across singles and doubles play on Sunday afternoon in Newman Tennis Center.
  • Augusta Drops 5-4 Match To Flagler To Start Peach Belt Play
    February 11, 2016
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta University’s men’s tennis team fell for the first time this season to Flagler 5-4 in a close Peach Belt Conference match at home in Newman Tennis Center on Saturday afternoon.
  • Augusta Blanks Erskine, 9-0
    February 05, 2016
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta Jaguars hosted their third non-conference match of the 2016 season at Newman Tennis Center and held the Erskine Flying Fleet scoreless in a 9-0 victory on Friday afternoon.
  • Augusta Takes Down Barton, 6-3
    February 05, 2016
    SUMTER, S.C. – In their first away match of the new season, the Augusta Jaguars prevailed 6-3 in a non-conference match over Barton College on Saturday afternoon in Sumter, S.C.
  • Jags Take Care Of Coker, 6-3
    February 02, 2016
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University Jaguars won their second match in three days with a 6-3 non-conference victory at home in Newman Tennis Center Tuesday afternoon in their second contest of the 2016 season.
  • Jags Tennis Blows By Benedict 9-0 On Opening Day
    January 31, 2016
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – Starting the spring 2016 season at Newman Tennis Center on Sunday afternoon, the Augusta Jaguars beat non-conference Benedict College 9-0 for their first match victory of the year.
  • Augusta Tennis Opens 2016 Season Jan. 31 At Home In Newman Tennis Center
    January 22, 2016
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University men’s and women’s tennis teams open the spring 2016 season on Sunday, Jan. 31 with a non-conference match with the Benedict Tigers in Newman Tennis Center at 1:00 p.m.
  • Augusta Men 41st In Nation, Eighth In Region
    November 24, 2015
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) released the first national and regional rankings for the 2015-16 season and the Augusta University men are ranked 41st in the nation and eighth in the NCAA Southeast Region.
  • Weather Readjusts Fall Tennis Schedule
    October 01, 2015
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University men’s and women’s fall tennis schedules have been readjusted due to the recent inclement weather.
  • PBC Announces 2015-16 Championship Dates & Sites
    August 12, 2015
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Peach Belt Conference has announced the final dates and sites for all 15 PBC Championship Tournaments for the upcoming 2015-16 season. The 15 titles will be decided at nine events with cross country, basketball, soccer, tennis, golf and track & field awarding both men's and women's titles at the same time. The PBC Athletic Directors' Council at their summer meeting finalized the dates and sites.
  • Seven Jags Named To ITA All-Academic Teams
    July 17, 2015
    SKILLMAN, N.J. - The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) announced the 2015 ITA All-Academic Teams and ITA Scholar-Athlete award winners and GRU Augusta was represented by four women’s tennis players and three from the men’s squad.