Men's Tennis

April 22, 2017 Men’s Tennis Edges Adrian, Clinches Third Place The Calvin men’s tennis team topped Adrian in the battle for third place in the MIAA. The Knights and Bulldogs came into the day at 4-2 in the MIAA tied for third place. Calvin came out on top with a 5-4 victory to secure the No. 3 seed in the MIAA Tournament and a rematch with arch-rival Hope. Calvin finishes the regular season with a 15-5 record and 5-2 mark in MIAA.
April 19, 2017 Men’s Tennis Stomps Albion on Senior Day The Calvin men’s tennis team secured a spot in the MIAA Tournament with a 9-0 victory over Albion on Wednesday. The matched marked the final match for the three Calvin seniors on the Calvin College campus. Calvin improved to 14-5 on the year and 4-2 in the MIAA, Albion fell to 4-13 and 1-5 in MIAA play.
April 15, 2017 No. 24 Kalamazoo Downs Men’s Tennis The Calvin men’s tennis team fell at No. 24 Kalamazoo on Saturday afternoon. The Hornets stung the Knights 9-0 to improve to 13-1 and 5-0 in the MIAA. Calvin is now 13-5 on the season.
April 11, 2017 Calvin Men's Tennis Clips Comets in MIAA Dual Match Calvin improved to 13-4 overall and to 3-1 in the MIAA with a 9-0 conference victory over visiting Olivet Tuesday afternoon at the Strikwerda Tennis Courts.
April 10, 2017 Calvin Men's Tennis Claims 8-1 Non-Conference Win Over Bethel Calvin improved to 12-4 with an 8-1 non-conference victory over Bethel College (Ind.) Monday afternoon.
April 8, 2017 Calvin Men's Tennis Claims MIAA Road Win at Trine ANGOLA, Ind. - The Calvin men's tennis team got back on the winning track with a hard-fought 5-4 conference victory at Trine University Saturday afternoon.
April 5, 2017 Men’s Tennis Falls at Hope, 6-3 The Calvin men’s tennis team fell short on Wednesday night in the rivalry match, 6-3. The loss moves Calvin to 10-4 on the year and 1-1 in the MIAA. Hope improves to 5-8 and 2-0 in MIAA play.
April 5, 2017 Taylor Asfour of Calvin Men's Tennis Team Subject of Latest Question and Answer Feature Story By Calvin Sports Information Student Assistant Brianna Potter (The Calvin Sports Information Office recently sat down with senior Taylor Asfour of the Calvin men's tennis team for a question and answer sesson. This feature is the fourth in a series of stories highlighting Calvin student-athletes during the NCAA's D3week).
April 1, 2017 Calvin Men's Tennis Opens MIAA Season With 7-2 Home Victory Over Alma GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - The Calvin men's tennis team opened its MIAA campaign with a 7-2 victory over Alma College Saturday afternoon at the Strikwerda Tennis Courts.
March 29, 2017 Men’s Tennis Swats Spring Arbor, 6-3 The Calvin men’s tennis team remained perfect at home in 2017 on Wednesday. The Knights topped the visiting Cougars, 6-3. Calvin improved to 9-3 on the year and Spring Arbor moves to 7-13.
March 24, 2017 Carthage Tops Men’s Tennis The Calvin men’s team finished its spring break schedule with a 7-2 loss to Carthage.
March 23, 2017 Calvin Men's Tennis Falls to Regionally-Ranked Grinnell College ORLANDO, FL - Calvin dropped a 6-3 decision to regionally-ranked Grinnell College Friday morning at the United States Tennis Association complex.
March 21, 2017 Men’s Tennis Smashes Lawrence, 7-2 The Calvin men’s tennis team improved to 8-1 on the year with a 7-2 victory over Lawrence on Tuesday. Lawrence falls to 4-6 on the season.
March 20, 2017 Men's Tennis Falls to Luther College in Spring Break Opener ORLANDO, FL - The Calvin men's tennis team dropped an 8-1 decision to Luther College Monday morning on the opening day of its spring break trip.
March 4, 2017 Calvin Men's Tennis Rides Over Ripon To Remain Unbeaten RIPON, Wisc. - The Calvin men's tennis team opened a weekend swing through Wisconsin with a 9-0 win at Ripon College Friday evening.
March 4, 2017 Calvin Men's Tennis Remains Unbeaten With Victories Over Ripon and Wisconsin Lutheran KOHLER, Wisc. - The Calvin men's tennis team improved to 7-0 on the season with non-conference victories over Lakeland College and Wisconsin Lutheran College on Saturday.
March 2, 2017 Calvin Men's Tennis Rolls to 9-0 Win Over Concordia-Chicago CHICAGO, IL - The Calvin men's tennis team improved to 4-0 on the 2017 season with a 9-0 win at Concordia University of Chicago Thursday afternoon.
February 26, 2017 Calvin Men's Tennis Remains Unbeaten in Dual Match Play With 5-4 Victory at Lake Forest LAKE FOREST, IL - The Calvin men's tennis team remained unbeaten on the year with an exciting 5-4 victory at Lake Forest College Saturday evening.
February 13, 2017 David Brown Named MIAA Player of the Week David Brown picked up Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) Player of the Week honors on Monday for matches through Feb. 12. This is the first time in his career that Brown has claimed the honor.
February 11, 2017 Men’s Tennis Starts 2017 Downing Augustana and Concordia The men’s tennis team picked up a pair of victories on Saturday at the Huizenga Tennis & Track Center. The Knights started the day with an 8-1 victory over Augustana and swept Concordia 9-0 to close the day. Calvin is now 2-0 on the year, Augustana defeated Concordia 9-0 to improve to 2-3 and Concordia falls to 1-5 on the season.
February 10, 2017 Men’s Tennis Starts 2017 Campaign The Calvin men's tennis team starts the 2017 season this Saturday against Augustana and Concordia (Mich.). The Knights are coming off an 11-6 campaign in 2016, where Calvin recorded a third-place finish in the MIAA at 4-3. Leading the Knights, in his 14th season is head coach John Ross.
September 24, 2016 Men’s Tennis Finishes at ITA Regionals The Calvin men’s tennis team competed at the Oracle ITA Division III Men’s Central Regional Championship in Kalamazoo, Michigan.
September 18, 2016 Men’s Tennis Starts at Hope Fall Invitational The Calvin men’s tennis team competed at the Hope Fall Invitational this weekend. The competition took place at Holland Christian High School. The Knights recorded nine singles victories and four doubles victories.
July 21, 2016 Men’s Tennis Awarded ITA All-Academic Honors The Calvin College men’s tennis team received 2016 Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) All-Academic honors, as announced by the organization. In addition, five student-athletes received ITA Scholar-Athlete recognition.
May 5, 2016 Matt Buesing Claims All-MIAA Honors Senior Matt Buesing was named to the All-MIAA second team in men’s tennis on Thursday afternoon. This is the second-straight year that Buesing has received second team honors.
May 5, 2016 No. 35 Kalamazoo Stings Men’s Tennis in MIAA Tournament The Calvin men’s tennis season came to a finish on Thursday afternoon at Stowe Stadium. The Knights fell to Kalamazoo, 5-0. Calvin finishes the season with an 11-6 record.
May 3, 2016 Matt Buesing Named MIAA Player of the Week For the second time in his career, senior Matt Buesing was named the MIAA Tennis Player of the Week. This is the first time this season that he has been honored.
April 27, 2016 Men’ Tennis Tops Trine The Calvin men’s tennis team clinched the final spot in the MIAA Tournament with an 8-1 victory at Trine. The win improves Calvin to 11-5 overall and 4-3 in the MIAA.
April 25, 2016 Calvin Men's Tennis Downs Alma on Senior Day at Strikwerda Tennis Courts GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - The Calvin men's tennis team claimed an 8-1 conference victory over Alma Tuesday afternoon at the Strikwerda Tennis Courts.
April 19, 2016 No. 37 Kalamazoo Clips Men’s Tennis The Calvin men’s tennis team fell to the Kalamazoo Hornets on Tuesday afternoon, 9-0.
April 18, 2016 Calvin Men's Tennis Gets Back on Winning Track at Bethel College MISHAWAKA, Ind .- The Calvin men's tennis team picked up an 8-1 non-conference victory at Bethel College (Indiana) Monday afternoon. The Knights are now 9-4 on the season.
April 16, 2016 Adrian Tops Men’s Tennis, 6-3 The Calvin men’s tennis team fell short to the Adrian Bulldogs on Saturday afternoon, 6-3. The loss moves Calvin to 8-4 on the year and 2-2 in the MIAA.
April 13, 2016 Hope Turns Tables On Calvin Men's Tennis in Rivalry Dual Match GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - With a strong momentum shift in singles play, visiting Hope turned the tables on Calvin and handed the Knights a 6-3 dual match defeat Wednesday afternoon at the Strikwerda Tennis Courts.
April 11, 2016 Men’s Tennis Sweeps Concordia The Calvin men’s tennis team improved to 8-2 on the year with a 9-0 victory over Concordia on Monday afternoon.
April 5, 2016 Men's Tennis Blanks Olivet in Conference Match BATTLE CREEK, Mich, - The Calvin men's tennis team improved its season record to 7-2 and improved its conference record to 2-0 with a 9-0 win over Olivet Tuesday afternoon at the Minges Creek Racquet Club.
April 2, 2016 Men’s Tennis Beats Albion, 8-1 The Calvin men’s tennis team opened the MIAA schedule in winning fashion over Albion. The Knights defeated the Britons on Saturday afternoon, 8-1. Calvin improves to 6-2 on the year and 1-0 in the MIAA, Albion falls to 2-10 and 0-1 in MIAA play.
March 30, 2016 Men’s Tennis Sinks Spring Arbor, 5-4 The Calvin men’s tennis team improved to 5-2 in 2016 with a win at Spring Arbor on Wednesday. The Knights defeated the Cougars, 5-4.
March 18, 2016 Men’s Tennis Tops Lawrence, 7-2 The men’s tennis team closed out spring break with a 7-2 victory over Lawrence on Friday afternoon. Calvin improves to 4-2 on the year and Lawrence falls to 5-3.
March 17, 2016 Bethel Beats Men’s Tennis, 8-1 The Knights came up short on Thursday, falling to Bethel, 8-1. Calvin is now 3-2 on the year.
March 16, 2016 Men’s Tennis Falls to Earlham The Knights recorded their first loss of the season on Wednesday against Earlham. Calvin fell to the Quakers, 6-2 under the Florida sun. The Maroon and Gold are now 3-1 on the year, Earlham improves to 4-6.
March 14, 2016 Men’s Tennis Wins Spring Break Opener The men's tennis team started spring break with a victory over Dubuque. The Knights won, 8-1. The win improves Calvin to 3-0 on the season.
March 5, 2016 Calvin Men's Tennis Defeats Wisconsin-Lutheran 9-0 To Conclude Trip to Badger State GLENDALE, Wisc. - The Calvin men's tennis team picked up its second straight dual meet win in Wisconsin, defeating host Wisconsin Lutheran 9-0 Saturday night at the Elite Sports Club.
March 4, 2016 Calvin Men's Tennis Opens Spring Schedule With 9-0 Win at Ripon Fond du Lac, Wisc. - The Calvin men's tennis team opened its 2016 spring schedule with a 9-0 victory over Ripon College at the Fond du Lac Raquet Club Friday evening.
March 3, 2016 Men’s Tennis Starts 2016 Season The Calvin men’s tennis team starts the 2016 this weekend as the Knights travel to Wisconsin. The Knights are coming off of a 9-9 campaign in 2015, where Calvin recorded a second-place finish in the MIAA at 4-2. Leading the Knights, in his 13th season is head coach John Ross.
February 13, 2016 Men’s Tennis Competes at Doubles Shootout The Calvin men’s tennis team started the 2016 campaign competing at the West Michigan Doubles Shootout. The Knights finished the day recording six victories, including four over Hope.
May 3, 2015 Matt Buesing Named to All-MIAA Second Team in Men's Tennis Calvin College junior Matt Buesing has been named to the All-MIAA second team in men’s tennis.
April 30, 2015 Men's Tennis Closes Out Season With Loss to Adrian in MIAA Tournament Semifinals By John Leerar, The Calvin men's tennis team closed out its season with a 5-2 loss to Adrian in the MIAA Tournament semifinals Wednesday afternoon at the Strikwerda Tennis Courts.
April 26, 2015 Men's Tennis Defeats Hope - Clinches Second Seed in MIAA Tournament HOLLAND – With the pressure on, the Calvin men’s tennis team delivered, defeating rival Hope 6-3 on Saturday to clinch a berth in next week’s MIAA Tournam
April 24, 2015 Men's Tennis Drops 5-4 Decision to Alma - Sets Up Saturday Showdown at Hope ALMA - The Calvin men's tennis team dropped a narrow 5-4 decision at Alma Friday afternoon.
April 22, 2015 Men's Tennis Defeats Bethel (IN) 5-0 in Non-Conference Match The Calvin men’s tennis team defeated visiting Bethel College of Indiana 5-0 in a non-conference match played to decision Tuesday afternoon inside the Huizenga Tennis and Track Center.
April 18, 2015 Men's Tennis Topples Trine in Key Conference Match The Calvin men’s tennis team picked up an important 5-4 conference victory over Trine University Saturday afternoon at the Strikwerda Tennis Courts.
April 17, 2015 Men's Tennis Falls to Kalamazoo in First Place MIAA Showdown The visiting Kalamazoo College Hornets defeated Calvin 8-1 in a conference dual match Thursday afternoon at the Strikwerda Tennis Courts.
April 13, 2015 Matt Buesing Named MIAA Men's Tennis Player of the Week FREELAND, Mich. – The Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association has named Calvin’s Matt Buesing its Player of the Week in men’s tennis for meets played through April 12.
April 11, 2015 Men's Tennis Falls to Oberlin in Non-Conference Match HOLLAND - The Calvin men's tennis team dropped a 7-2 non-conference decision to Oberlin College in a match played on the campus of Hope College Saturday.
April 10, 2015 Men's Tennis Drops Non-Conference Match to Wabash College HOLLAND – The Calvin men’s tennis team dropped an 8-1 non-conference decision to Wabash College on Friday in a match played at Hope College.
April 7, 2015 Calvin Men's Tennis Rises Up To Claim 5-4 Win Over Adrian College The Calvin men’s tennis team moved to 6-4 overall and to 2-0 in the MIAA with a 5-4 victory over visiting Adrian College Tuesday afternoon at the Strikwerda Tennis Courts.
April 1, 2015 Men's Tennis Drops Non-Conference Decision to Spring Arbor The Calvin men’s tennis team dipped to 5-4 on the year with a 6-3 loss to the visiting Cougars of Spring Arbor University Wednesday afternoon at the Strikwerda Tennis Courts.
March 29, 2015 Calvin Men's Tennis Opens MIAA Campaign With 6-3 Win Over Albion ALBION - Calvin opened its 2015 MIAA campaign with a 6-3 win at Albion Saturday afternoon to improve to 5-3 overall.
March 18, 2015 Men's Tennis in Full Swing in Sunshine State The Calvin men's tennis is in the midst of a full slate of non-conference matches in Florida.
March 10, 2015 Men's Tennis Clipped by Cornerstone The visiting Golden Eagles of Cornerstone handed the Calvin men’s tennis team its first loss of the season on Tuesday, defeating the Knights 7-2 in a match played inside the Huizenga Tennis and Track Center.
February 21, 2015 Men's Tennis Opens 2015 Campaign With Wins Over Dominican and Ripon GREEN BAY, Wisc. - The Calvin men's tennis team opened its dual match portion of its schedule with 9-0 victories over Dominican (IL) and Ripon College Saturday. Calvin is 2-0 on the year.
July 11, 2014 Calvin Men's Tennis Team/Players Receive ITA Academic Honors The Calvin College men's tennis team has received Intercollegiate Tennis Association All-Academic Honors. In addition, six members of the Calvin men's tennis team have received ITA All-Academic Scholar-Athlete honors.
May 15, 2014 John Strikwerda Named Recipient of ITA Central Region Arthur Ashe Leadership and Sportsmanship Award Calvin College senior John Strikwerda has been named the ITA Division III Central Region recipient of the Arthur Ashe Leadership and Sportsmanship Award.
May 3, 2014 John Strikwerda Named Recipient of Lawrence Green Scholar-Athlete Award - Peterson Receives All-Conference Honors In men's tennis, senior John Strikwerda has received the prestigious Lawrence Green Scholar-Athlete Award while senior Loukas Peterson has been named to the All-MIAA second team.
April 26, 2014 Calvin Men's Tennis Competes at MIAA Flighted Tournament The Calvin men's tennis team closed out its dual match earlier this week but on Friday and Saturday, members of the squad competed in the MIAA Flighted Tournament at Hope College.
April 24, 2014 Men's Tennis Closes Out Season with 8-1 Loss to Spring Arbor The Calvin men's tennis team closed out its season with an 8-1 non-conference loss at Spring Arbor University Thursday afternoon. The Knights finish the year at 5-13 overall.
April 22, 2014 Men's Tennis Concludes Season With 7-2 Loss to Rival Hope The Calvin men's tennis concluded its 2014 campaign with a 7-2 defeat to rival Hope College Tuesday afternoon at the Strikwerda Tennis Courts.
April 19, 2014 Men's Tennis Edged by Albion 5-4 For the fourth consecutive conference match, Calvin was defeated 5-4 - this time by Albion at Calvin's Strikwerda Tennis Courts Friday afternoon.
April 16, 2014 Men's Tennis Edged by Adrian 5-4 ADRIAN - The men's tennis team dropped its third consecutive 5-4 decision to a conference opponent on Wednesday, falling 5-4 at Adrian. The Knights are now 5-10 overall and 0-4 in the MIAA.
April 12, 2014 Men's Tennis Claims 6-3 Win Over Ohio Wesleyan at MIAA/NCAC Challenge CRAWFORDSVILLE, IN - The Calvin men's tennis team closed out competition at the MIAA/NCAC Challenge with a 6-3 victory over Ohio Wesleyan University. The Knights finished the tournament a with a 1-2 record and are now 5-9 overall.
April 11, 2014 Men's Tennis Falls to Wabash and Wittenberg at MIAA/NCAC Challenge CRAWFORDSVILLE, IN - The Calvin men's tennis team dropped its opening two matches at the MIAA/NCAC Challenge at Wabash College Friday, falling to Wittenberg 5-3 and to host Wabash 8-1. The Knights are now 4-9 overall.
April 10, 2014 Men's Tennis Edged by Alma 5-4 ALMA - The Calvin men's tennis team was edged by the host Alma Scots 5-4 on Wednesday afternoon. Calvin is now 4-7 overall and 0-3 in the MIAA.
April 8, 2014 Men's Tennis Edged by Trine 5-4 By John Leerar The Calvin men’s tennis team dropped a 5-4 decision to the visiting Thunder of Trine University Saturday afternoon on the courts of the Strikwerda Tennis Center.
April 3, 2014 Men's Tennis Drops 9-0 Decision at Kalamazoo KALAMAZOO - MIAA power Kalamazoo flexed its muscles on Wednesday and handed Calvin a 9-0 defeat in the league opener for both teams.
March 29, 2014 Men's Tennis Closes Out Spring Trip With 8-1 Win Over Lawrence ORLANDO, FL - The Calvin men's tennis team evened its season record at 4-4 with an 8-1 win over Lawrence University (WI) Friday afternoon. The contest marked Calvin's final match of its spring break trip.
March 28, 2014 Men's Tennis Falls to Regionally-Ranked Carthage 9-0 ORLANDO, FL - The Calvin men's tennis team dropped a 9-0 decision to regionally-ranked Carthage College Thursday morning.
March 26, 2014 Men's Tennis Defeats Hamline 6-3 - Evens Season Record at 3-3 ORLANDO, FL - The Calvin men's tennis team got back on the winning track with a 6-3 victory over Hamline University (MN) Wednesday. The Knights are now 3-3 on the season.
March 24, 2014 Men's Tennis Defeated by Elmhurst 9-0 ORLANDO, FL - Calvin dropped a 9-0 decision to Elmhurst on Monday to fall to 2-3 on the season.
March 20, 2014 Men's Tennis Defeated by Davenport 9-0 The Calvin men's tennis team dropped a 9-0 decision to visiting Davenport University Thursday evening inside Calvin's Huizenga Tennis and Track Center.
March 15, 2014 Men's Tennis Clips Ripon 5-4 in Dual Match FOND DU LAC, WISC - The Calvin men’s tennis team improved to 2-1 on the season with a 5-4 win at Ripon College Friday afternoon.
March 14, 2014 Men's Tennis Defeats St. Nobert 7-2 in Non-Conference Match The Calvin men's tennis team evened its season record at 1-1 with a 7-2 victory at St. Nobert College late Thursday night.
March 12, 2014 Calvin Men's Tennis Drops Dual Match Opener to Cornerstone The Calvin men's tennis team dropped its 2014 dual match opener by a score of 7-2 to Cornerstone University last Tuesday night inside Calvin's Huizenga Tennis and Track Center.
February 16, 2014 Calvin Men's Tennis Competes at West Michigan Indoor Doubles Tournament The Calvin men's tennis swung into action Friday night at the West Michigan Indoor Doubles Tournament hosted by Hope College at the DeWitt Tennis Center.