2018-19 Men's Tennis News

  • Men’s Tennis Named ITA All-Academic Team, Six Honored As Scholar Athletes
    July 19, 2019
    TEMPE, Ariz. – The Intercollegiate Tennis Association announced its 2019 All-Academic Teams and Scholar-Athletes on Thursday and the Augusta University men’s tennis team was dubbed an All-Academic Team, while six student-athletes were named All-Academic Scholar Athletes. AU sophomore Martin Hurtado, junior Gaspard Mathieu, senior Patrick Oliveira and freshmen Kevin Corenstein, Matheus Fortunato Mendes, and  Ricard Rubio made the list as individuals.
  • No. 38 Jaguars Fall To No. 6 USC Aiken In Peach Belt Tournament Quarterfinals
    April 20, 2019
    FLORENCE, S.C. – The Augusta University men’s tennis team made its 26th appearance at the Peach Belt Conference Championships on Saturday morning as the seventh seed and fell to second-seeded USC Aiken 4-2 at the Dr. Eddie Floyd Florence Tennis Center.
  • Oliveira Named Peach Belt All-Conference For Third Straight Season
    April 19, 2019
    FLORENCE, S.C. – Augusta University men’s tennis senior Patrick Oliveira was named second team Peach Belt All-Conference on Thursday night at the PBC awards banquet on the eve of the PBC Tournament. The All-PBC selection is the third for Oliveira in his decorated four-year career as a Jaguar.
  • Men’s Tennis Returns To PBC Championships April 19
    April 17, 2019
    FLORENCE, S.C. - The Augusta University men’s tennis team earned the seventh seed in the 2019 Peach Belt Conference Tournament and will meet second-seeded USC Aiken in the quarterfinal match on Friday, April 19 at 9:00 a.m. The event is being hosted by Francis Marion University at the Dr. Eddie Floyd Florence Tennis Center in Florence, S.C., for the seventh straight season.
  • Augusta Ascends To No. 38 In The Nation
    April 17, 2019
    TEMPE, Ariz. – The Augusta University men's tennis team climbed to No. 38 in the seventh edition of the Oracle/Intercollegiate Tennis Association Collegiate Division II National Team Rankings that were released on Wednesday afternoon from the ITA.
  • Men’s Tennis Posts Three To PBC All-Academic Team
    April 16, 2019
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Peach Belt Conference announced the 2018-19 men's tennis All-Academic team on Monday night and Augusta University seniors Joao Ferreira and Patrick Oliveira and junior Gaspard Mathieu made the list.
  • Augusta Remains Nationally Ranked In Most Recent ITA Poll
    April 12, 2019
    TEMPE, Ariz. – The Augusta University men’s tennis team remains No. 39 in the sixth edition of the Oracle/Intercollegiate Tennis Association Collegiate Division II National Team Rankings that were released on Wednesday morning.
  • No. 39 Jaguars Sweep Georgia Southwestern On Senior Day
    March 31, 2019
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The No. 39 nationally-ranked Augusta University men’s tennis team won a 7-0 Peach Belt Conference match against Georgia Southwestern on Sunday at Newman Tennis Center. The Jaguars honored seniors Joao Ferreira and Patrick Oliveira in a pre-match senior day ceremony. 
  • No. 3 Columbus State Too Much For Augusta
    March 30, 2019
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University men’s tennis team lost a 5-2 Peach Belt Conference match to the No. 3 nationally-ranked Columbus State Cougars on Saturday afternoon at Newman Tennis Center.
  • Augusta To Celebrate 2019 Senior Day March 31 At Newman Tennis Center
    March 29, 2019
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University men’s tennis team will celebrate 2019 Senior Day prior to its Peach Belt Conference Match with Georgia Southwestern on Sunday, March 31 at 12:00 p.m. The Jaguars will honor senior duo Joao Ferreira and Patrick Oliveira who have been together since their freshman season in 2016.
  • Michael McGrath Reaches 500 Career Wins With Augusta Tennis
    March 23, 2019
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta University head men’s and women’s tennis coach, Michael McGrath, reached 500 career wins on Saturday, March 23 with a 5-2 Peach Belt Conference men’s win over Francis Marion at Newman Tennis Center.
  • Jags Fall 4-3 To Lander In First Conference Home Match
    March 22, 2019
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University men’s tennis team hosted its first Peach Belt Conference match of the season on Friday and dropped a close 4-3 contest to the Lander Bearcats at Newman Tennis Center.
  • Augusta Men’s Tennis Ranked No. 39 In The Nation
    March 20, 2019
    TEMPE, Ariz. – The Augusta University men’s tennis team is ranked the 39th best team in the nation according the most recent Oracle/Intercollegiate Tennis Association Collegiate Division II National Team Rankings. The nation’s top 50 teams were announced on Wednesday afternoon by the ITA.
  • Augusta Crushes Concord In Back-to-Back Days
    March 15, 2019
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – Hosting Concord University out of Athens, West Va., in back-to-back days, the Augusta University men’s tennis team won 7-0 on March 14 and 7-0 on March 15 at Newman Tennis Center,
  • Jags Drop 5-2 Match At No. 15 Flagler
    March 14, 2019
    ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. – The Augusta University men’s tennis team played at No. 15 nationally ranked Flagler College and lost a 5-2 Peach Belt Conference match on Wednesday afternoon.
  • AU Shut Down At North Georgia
    February 26, 2019
    DAHLONEGA, Ga. – The Augusta University men’s tennis team played its second Peach Belt Conference match on Tuesday and lost a 7-0 road contest against the North Georgia Nighthawks.
  • Augusta Edged Out By No. 13 Georgia College To Start Conference Play
    February 22, 2019
    MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Augusta University men’s tennis team started Peach Belt Conference play on Friday afternoon and dropped a 5-2 match against the Georgia College Bobcats.
  • Jags Beat Belmont Abbey 4-0 After Four Hour Rain Delay
    February 19, 2019
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University men’s tennis team won a 4-2 non-conference match over the Belmont Abbey Crusaders on Tuesday afternoon at Newman Tennis Center
  • Augusta Beats Barton To Highlight Play At Francis Marion Tournament
    February 10, 2019
    FLORENCE, S.C. – The Augusta University men’s tennis squad traveled to the 2019 City of Florence College Tennis Invitational Feb. 8-9. Augusta fell 4-0 to No. 11 Wingate, beat Barton 4-0, and lost to Bluefield State 4-2.
  • Jags Crush Coker 7-0 In Non-Conference Contest  
    February 02, 2019
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University men’s tennis met the Coker College Cobras on Saturday afternoon at Newman Tennis Center and won 7-0 for its second shut-out win of the weekend.
  • Augusta Rolls JCSU 7-0 To Start 2019 Season
    February 01, 2019
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University men’s tennis team hosted the Johnson C. Smith Golden Bulls to open the 2019 season on Friday afternoon and won 7-0 at Newman Tennis Center.
  • Jags Tennis Hosts Back-To-Back Matches Feb. 1-2 To Start New Season
    January 31, 2019
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University women’s and men’s tennis teams open play in the 2019 season this Friday, Feb. 1 with a non-conference dual match against the Golden State Bulls at Newman Tennis Center.
  • Oliveira Headlines PBC Preseason All-Conference Team
    January 21, 2019
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – For the third consecutive year, Augusta University men’s tennis senior Patrick Oliveira has been named to the preseason Peach Belt All-Conference team. Nationally-ranked No. 30 for singles, Oliveira has earned preseason All-PBC honors in every year he has been eligible for the award.
  • Oliveira Seated No. 30 For NCAA National Singles
    November 26, 2018
    TEMPE, Ariz. – Augusta University senior Patrick Oliveira is seated 30th in the nation in the most recent Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) Division II National Singles Rankings that were released Wednesday, Nov. 21.
  • Oliveira Regionally Ranked No. 9 In NCAA
    November 15, 2018
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta University men's tennis senior Patrick Oliveira is ranked No. 9 in the NCAA Southeast Region. The Oracle/Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) released the most recent Division II regional rankings on Wednesday, Nov. 14.
  • Jags Men’s Tennis Releases 2019 Schedule
    October 19, 2018
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University men’s tennis team has announced its 2019 schedule. The season begins in February and includes 19 matches. Nine matches will be hosted by the Jaguars at Newman Tennis Center.
  • Jags Tennis In Action At ITA Regional Championships Sept. 27-30
    September 28, 2018
    SUMTER, S.C. – The Augusta University men’s and women’s tennis teams have individuals competing at the 2018 ITA Southeast Regional Small College/Oracle Championships in Sumter S.C.
  • Augusta Athletics Hosts Jaguar Madness August 17
    August 08, 2018
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta University Athletics and Student Life & Engagement will host the inaugural Jaguar Madness event, a pep rally to promote all 13 NCAA sports at AU on Friday, August 17. Jaguar Madness will be held in Christenberry Fieldhouse beginning at 8:00 p.m. and will conclude with a CREW Movie Night – sponsored by the Jaguar Production Crew.