Ole Miss’ desired run in the Southeastern Conference Tournament at Palmer/Salloum Tennis Center was over before it got going as the No. 5 seed Rebels lost 4-3 to No. 12 Alabama Thursday.
It was another close Southeastern Conference match as they have been all year for the No. 7 ranked Ole Miss men’s tennis team, but the Rebels came up with some big three-setters to close out No. 20 South Carolina 4-2 on Senior Day Sunday at the Palmer/Salloum Tennis Center.
With the win, the Rebels clinched at least a share of the SEC Western Division Championship and improved to 14-6 overall, 7-4 in league play. The Rebels can clinch it outright with a win at Texas A&M Saturday to close out the regular season.
Five matches in 10 days for the Ole Miss men’s tennis team and so far so good, as the No. 4 Rebels battled No. 19 Baylor to a 4-2 win Thursday at the Palmer/Salloum Tennis Center. (more…) (March 15, 2013, Page 7A)
After picking up two wins over top 10 teams in Georgia and Tennessee last weekend, the Ole Miss men’s tennis team moved up to No. 4 in the nation in the latest ITA National Rankings released Tuesday. The Rebels are set to host No. 19 Baylor Thursday at 1 p.m. at the Palmer/Salloum Tennis Center, their third match of the Spring Break Slam. Fans will enjoy making their own ice cream sundaes between doubles and singles at Thursday’s match. (more…) (March 13, 2013, Page 9)
On Friday, it was freshman Stefan Lindmark coming through in the clutch to give the No. 13 Ole Miss men’s tennis team a 4-3 win over Alabama. Sunday, it was senior Adrian Forberg Skogeng coming up big for the third time this season, winning in three sets at No. 6 singles to give the Rebels a huge 4-3 win against Auburn on the road. (more…) (March 4, 2013, Page 4B)
The Ole Miss men’s tennis team will begin their 2013 season this weekend at home when they host the Intercollegiate Tennis Association’s Kick-Off Weekend at the Gillom Sports Center. This will mark the beginning of the dual match season for the Rebels, who enter ranked No. 13 nationally. (more…) (January 24, 2013, Page 8)
The No. 13 Ole Miss men’s tennis team concluded play at the National Collegiate Tennis Classic Sunday, earning five singles wins against players from No. 6 ranked Georgia. In a battle of top 10 players, senior Jonas Lutjen, ranked No. 5, rallied to defeat No. 8 ranked KU Singh 1-6, 6-4, 6-4. (more…) (January 21, 2013, Page 11)
The Ole Miss men’s tennis team is ranked 13th and the women’s team is ranked 18th in the ITA preseason rankings. Several individual players are ranked in singles and doubles for the teams, which open their season later this month. (January 4, 2013, Page 8A)
After serving as the site of the 2012 Southeastern Conference Women’s Tennis Tournament, Ole Miss will crown an SEC tennis champion again in 2013 but this time on the men’s side, as the league finalized its 2012-13 championship sites Thursday. (more…) (June 15, 2012, Page 7A)