Women's Tennis News

September 9, 2013
Mercedes-Benz Islanders Tennis Tournament a Great Success
This event is becoming a grand tradition with the Corpus Christi tennis community and the Islanders.

August 9, 2013
Board of Regents Recognizes Nagy and Moore
Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi Islanders men’s tennis player Peter Nagy and Director of Tennis Steve Moore were recognized by The Texas A&M University System Board of Regents on Thursday, Aug. 8, for their accomplishments and honor they have brought this year to Texas A&M-Corpus Christi and The Texas A&M University System.

July 16, 2013
Top Moment #5: Women’s Tennis Starts 8-0 to Enter Rankings
CORPUS CHRISTI – Throughout the summer of 2013, GoIslanders.com will look back at the best moments and athletic performances from the 2012-13 school year. Every Thursday, we will bring you one of the top 10 individual performances, with Tuesdays bringing the year's top 10 moments. Be sure to keep tabs on GoIslanders.com throughout the summer to celebrate all the great moments.

June 25, 2013
Islanders Place 71 Student-Athletes on Commissioner’s Honor Roll
The Texas A&M - Corpus Christi athletic department continued its academic success, placing 71 student-athletes on the Southland Conference Commissioner’s Honor Roll for the semester, the league announced Tuesday.

June 4, 2013
Islanders Tennis Camps Off and Running
The Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men’s and women’s tennis camps are off and running at the Thomas J. Henry Tennis Center.

May 22, 2013
Women’s Tennis’ Mia Matuszak Named Southland Conference First Team All-Academic
FRISCO, Texas – Texas A&M – Corpus Christi senior Mia Matuszak earned Southland Conference First Team All-Academic honors, the league announced on Wednesday afternoon.

April 28, 2013
Women’s Tennis Falls Just Short of Southland Tournament Title
BEAUMONT, Texas – The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi Women’s Tennis team came up just short of their goal this season, falling 4-1 against Northwestern State in the finals of the Southland Conference Tournament on Sunday afternoon.

April 27, 2013
Women’s Tennis Makes Program History With Southland Semifinal Win
BEAUMONT, Texas – The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi Women’s Tennis team matched their counterparts on the men’s side Saturday afternoon, taking a 4-2 final over Sam Houston State to give the Islanders a team in both the men’s and women’s finals of the Southland Conference Tournament.

April 26, 2013
Women’s Tennis Sweeps McNeese State in Southland Tournament Opener
BEAUMONT, Texas – The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi Women’s Tennis team earned a big 4-0 win on Friday, sweeping the McNeese State Cowgirls to avenge a regular-season loss and move into the semifinals of the Southland Conference Tournament for the second straight year.

April 24, 2013
Nicolae, Martin and Matuszak Make History With First Team All-Southland Honors
FRISCO, Texas – Texas A&M – Corpus Christi Women’s Tennis players Stefania Nicolae, Maider Martin and Mia Matuszak became the first Islanders ever to garner First Team All-Southland honors on Wednesday, with Nicolae earning first team in singles and the team of Martin and Matuszak making it for doubles.

April 16, 2013
Sandra Burges Named GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week
Junior Sandra Burges has been named the GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week, presented by Pepsi.

April 14, 2013
Islanders Win On Senior Day For Doris Kuselj, Leanne Mascall and Mia Matuszak
CORPUS CHRISTI – The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi Women’s Tennis team won a 6-1 match against Oral Roberts on Sunday, getting a win on Senior Day for Doris Kuselj, Leanne Mascall and Mia Matuszak on what was also the final regular season match of the year for the team.

April 14, 2013
Doris Kuselj, Leanne Mascall and Mia Matuszak to be recognized on Senior Day
This Sunday will mark the final home match in the careers of Texas A&M – Corpus Christi Women’s Tennis seniors Doris Kuselj, Leanne Mascall and Mia Matuszak. The three have been a part of building the team into one of the top teams in the Southland Conference.

April 9, 2013
Islanders Men, Women Sweep Nicholls
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men's and women's tennis teams earned matching 5-2 victories over Nicholls in a pair of neutral-site conference matches on Tuesday afternoon.

April 7, 2013
Women's Tennis Bounces Back with 4-3 Win over Lamar
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s tennis team earned a momentous, 4-3 victory over Lamar on Sunday at the Thomas J. Henry Tennis Center. Stefania Nicolae clinched the match, which was sponsored by Corpus Christi Crossfit, with a 9-7 win in the second-set tiebreak at No. 3.

April 6, 2013
Cowgirls Rally Past Women's Tennis, 5-2
Diana Pirciu earned a clutch come-from-behind victory at the No. 5 singles position as McNeese State rallied past the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s tennis team 5-2 on Saturday at the Thomas J. Henry Tennis Center.

March 29, 2013
Women’s Tennis Knocks Off First Place Southeastern Louisiana On The Road
HAMMOND, La. – The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi Women’s Tennis team won a tough 5-2 match against Southeastern Louisiana on Friday afternoon, knocking the Lady Lions out of first place in the Southland Conference standings, and moving up to second place in the process. SELA had only lost one match all year before Friday and were undefeated in conference matches.

March 26, 2013
Stefania Nicolae Named GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week
Junior Stefania Nicolae has been named the GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week, presented by Pepsi.

March 21, 2013
Tennis Teams Host Prairie View A&M In Non-Conference Home Matches
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi Men’s and Women’s Tennis teams will host the Prairie View A&M Panthers on Thursday afternoon, with the women starting at 2 p.m., and the men starting soon after at 3 p.m. on the courts at the Thomas J. Henry Tennis Center.

March 21, 2013
Islanders Men's and Women's Tennis Teams Knock Off Prairie View
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s and women’s tennis programs each earned victories over Prairie View A&M on Thursday at the Thomas J. Henry Tennis Center. The women notched a 7-0 win over the Panthers, while the 58th-ranked men were triumphant by a 5-2 score in front of a crowd of 117.

March 19, 2013
Women’s Tennis Absorbs Loss Against No. 27 Rice
HOUSTON – The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi Women’s Tennis team suffered a 4-0 defeat on Tuesday afternoon at the Jake Hess Tennis Center, falling 4-0 against the No. 27 Rice Owls, a team that has continued to climb in the ITA National Rankings throughout the season.

March 12, 2013
Women’s Tennis Rebounds With Tough Win Over Sam Houston State
HUNTSVILLE, Texas – The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi Women’s Tennis team picked up another hard-fought Southland Conference win on Tuesday afternoon, grinding out a 4-3 win over Sam Houston State at the McAdams Tennis Center in the final match of a six-day road trip against league opponents. All three matches in the road trip ended in 4-3 finals.

March 10, 2013
Women’s Tennis Takes First Loss Against Defending Southland Champions
NACOGDOCHES, Texas – The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi Women’s Tennis team, ranked No. 69 in the Intercollegiate Tennis Association national poll, suffered its first loss of the 2013 season on Sunday evening, dropping a 4-3 final against defending Southland Conference Champion Stephen F. Austin. The match at the Schlief Tennis Complex was delayed several hours due to inclement weather in the area.

March 9, 2013
Islanders Survive Against Rival Northwestern State to Stay Unbeaten
NATCHITOCHES, La. – The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi Women’s Tennis team survived a slugfest against Northwestern State on Saturday afternoon, winning 4-3 against the Lady Demons in a Southland Conference match at the Jack Fisher Tennis Complex. The Islanders, ranked No. 69 in the nationals rankings of the Intercollegiate Tennis Association, the official rankings for all of NCAA Division I, had another tough match against NSU, the fourth straight match between the teams that has ended in a 4-3 final.

February 26, 2013
Women’s Tennis Earns First Ranking in Program History at No. 60
CORPUS CHRISTI – The 2013 Texas A&M – Corpus Christi Women’s Tennis team has done something no other team in program history has done, breaking into the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) Top 75 at No. 60 in the entire nation, it was announced on Tuesday. The ITA Top 75 is a ranking of nearly 400 NCAA Division I schools in the United States.

February 22, 2013
Women’s Tennis Downs Former Southland Rival UTSA to Continue Streak
CORPUS CHRISTI – The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi Women’s Tennis team stretched its season-opening unbeaten streak on Friday afternoon, earning a 6-1 win over former Southland Conference foe UTSA at the Thomas J. Henry Tennis Center.

February 20, 2013
Islanders Women’s Tennis 7-0 After Win Over St. Mary’s
SAN ANTONIO – The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi Women’s Tennis team earned a road win over Division II power St. Mary’s (TX) on Wednesday afternoon, taking a 6-1 final to improve 7-0 on the season. The Rattlers are currently ranked No. 48 in the DII national rankings.

February 19, 2013
Women’s Tennis Continues Unbeaten Start with 7-0 Win Against UTPA
EDINBURG, Texas – The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi Women’s Tennis team earned another win on Tuesday afternoon, taking a 7-0 decision against Texas – Pan American at the Orville Cox Tennis Center on the UTPA campus.

February 11, 2013
Women’s Tennis Set to Host Louisiana-Lafayette On Monday Afternoon
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi Women’s Tennis team will play host to Louisiana-Lafayette on Monday afternoon, with the match scheduled for a 2 p.m. start at the Thomas J. Henry Tennis Center. Fans who cannot make it out to the match will be able to watch online at www.GoIslanders.com.

February 11, 2013
Women’s Tennis Shakes Off Delay to Win Against ULL
CORPUS CHRISTI – The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi Women’s Tennis team earned its toughest win of the season on Tuesday, completing a match that started on Monday afternoon and featured numerous delays due to weather before finishing in a 6-1 final over Louisiana – Lafayette.

February 7, 2013
Islanders Women’s Tennis Opens Home Schedule Against UTPA
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi Women’s Tennis team will host its first home match of the 2013 season on Thursday afternoon in a 1 p.m. match against Texas – Pan American at the Thomas J. Henry Tennis Center.

February 7, 2013
Islanders Open Home Slate With Victory Over UTPA Broncs
CORPUS CHRISTI – The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi Women’s Tennis team earned its fourth straight victory on Thursday afternoon to stay undefeated, taking a 6-1 final over Texas – Pan American at the Thomas J. Henry Tennis Center. The match marked the 19th straight match that the Islanders have had over 100 fans in attendance, every event since the opening of the facility.

February 5, 2013
Islanders Men’s and Women’s Tennis Back On Road For Doubleheader
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi Men’s and Women’s Tennis teams will be back on the road Tuesday afternoon, taking part in a doubleheader at Prairie View A&M. The Islanders and Panthers will start play at 2 p.m. on the PVAM campus.

February 5, 2013
Islanders Men’s and Women’s Tennis Teams Earn Road Wins Over Prairie View
PRAIRIE VIEW, Texas – The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi Men’s and Women’s Tennis teams each earned a pair of non-conference road wins on Tuesday afternoon, with the women’s team earning a 7-0 sweep of the Panthers, while the men won 6-1 against PVAM.

February 2, 2013
Islanders Earn Convincing Win in Southland Conference Opener
DALLAS – The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi Women’s Tennis team earned a big win to start Southland Conference play on Saturday afternoon, taking a 6-1 final against Central Arkansas at a neutral site in Dallas to open league play.

February 2, 2013
Women’s Tennis Starts Southland Play Against Central Arkansas
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi Women’s Tennis team, fresh off an upset of No. 75 Houston in the season opener, will jump right into Southland Conference play on Saturday afternoon, facing Central Arkansas in a neutral site match at 1 p.m. in Dallas. Due to the extreme distance between locations, the teams agreed to meet halfway in The Metroplex for the opener of each team’s 2013 conference slate.

January 29, 2013
Maider Martin Named GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week
Freshman Maider Martin has been named the GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week, presented by Pepsi.

January 27, 2013
Women’s Tennis Opens Season at Nationally Ranked Houston
The 2013 Texas A&M – Corpus Christi Women’s Tennis season will get underway on Sunday afternoon, with the Islanders traveling to No. 75 Houston Cougars for a 3 p.m. match.

January 27, 2013
Women's Tennis Edges No. 75 Houston, 4-3, in Season Opener
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s tennis team opened its 2013 spring season with a momentous, 4-3 win over No. 75 Houston Sunday at John E. Hoff Courts.

October 19, 2012
Islanders Prepare For Action in ITA Texas Regionals This Weekend
The Intercollegiate Tennis Association Texas Regional, the largest Division I tournament in the state of Texas, begins this weekend. Islander sophomore Peter Nagy is seeded #14 at the prestigious event that sends the winner to the Nike National Indoors at Flushing Meadows, New York.

October 19, 2012
Three Islanders Women Advance on Opening Day of ITA Texas Regionals
WACO, Texas – The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi Women’s Tennis team saw three players advance past the first round on Friday at the annual Intercollegiate Tennis Association Texas Regional Championships. Play is set to continue throughout the weekend at the Hurd Tennis Center on the Baylor campus.

October 6, 2012
TennisRecycle.com Alumni Match Set For Saturday Morning
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi Tennis program will host its annual alumni event on Saturday, with the TennisRecycle.com Alumni Match set for a 10 a.m. start at the Thomas J. Henry Tennis Center.

October 6, 2012
Current Islanders Hold Serve in TennisRecycle.com Alumni Match
CORPUS CHRISTI – The current crop of Texas A&M – Corpus Christi Tennis players held serve on Saturday afternoon, taking down the Islanders alumni in the TennisRecycle.com Alumni Match at the Thomas J. Henry Tennis Center.

September 18, 2012
Marco & Co. Catering Islanders Open Set For All-Islanders Battle in Singles Finals
On Tuesday night the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi Tennis teams will crown two champions of an Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) tournament in the men’s and women’s finals of the Marco & Co. Catering Islanders Open. Both matches are scheduled for a 7 p.m. start under the lights at the Thomas J. Henry Tennis Center.

September 18, 2012
Nagy, Martin Clinch Singles Titles of Marco & Co. Islanders Open
Texas A&M - Corpus Christi Men’s Tennis player Peter Nagy and Women’s Tennis player Maider Martin won the finals of the singles draws of the Marco & Co. Catering Islanders Open Tuesday night at the Thomas J. Henry Tennis Center.

September 14, 2012
2012 Marco & Co. Catering Islander Open Kicks Off Fall Tennis Season This Weekend
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s and women’s tennis teams will see their first live action against opponents on Friday when the 2012 Marco & Co. Catering Islanders Open gets underway at the Thomas J. Henry Tennis Center. Matches start at 4 p.m. on Friday and will run all day on Saturday before the final rounds at noon on Sunday. Some of the men’s first round matches will also be held at the Corpus Christi Athletic Club on Friday at 4 p.m. due to the number of competitors.