2013-14 Men's Tennis News
July 16, 2014
MARKSOO AND ANDERSEN RECEIVE ITA SCHOLAR-ATHLETE HONORS
Sacramento State tennis players Marek Marksoo and Oliver Andersen were both recipients of ITA Scholar-Athlete honors.
June 30, 2014
HORNET STUDENT-ATHLETES COMBINE FOR 36 SPRING ACADEMIC HONORS
Eight Sacramento State spring teams have combined for 36 conference all-academic honors in the sports of women’s golf, softball, baseball, rowing, men’s and women’s tennis, and men’s and women’s outdoor track and field.
May 1, 2014
MEN’S TENNIS’ BRANDYS AND RAM NAMED FIRST TEAM ALL-BIG SKY
Men’s tennis players Roy Brandys and Niranjan Ram, were both named first team all-Big Sky Conference.
April 26, 2014
MEN’S TENNIS FALLS IN BIG SKY TOURNEY SEMIFINALS TO WEBER STATE
Weber State won the doubles point and three singles matches in straight sets to defeat Sacramento State, 4-1.
April 25, 2014
BIG SKY TENNIS QUARTERFINAL MATCHES ON FRIDAY MOVED INDOORS
Due to rain, the Big Sky Conference Tennis Tournament quarterfinal matches have been moved indoors today.
April 25, 2014
MEN’S TENNIS ADVANCES TO SEMIS AFTER DRAMATIC 4-3 WIN OVER MONTANA STATE
With the score tied at 3-3, and the Hornets facing elimination, Joaquin Marquez won his match at No. 4 in a third set tiebreaker to help Sacramento State to a 4-3 victory over Montana State.
April 22, 2014
MEN’S AND WOMEN’S TENNIS HOST BIG SKY CHAMPIONSHIP LATER THIS WEEK
For the seventh time in eight years, the Sacramento State men’s and women’s tennis programs will host the Big Sky Conference Tournament this Friday-Sunday, April 25-27, at the Gold River Racquet Club.
April 16, 2014
INJURIES FORCE MEN’S TENNIS TO FORFEIT MATCH AT NEVADA
Due to a rash of injuries that has struck the Sacramento State men’s tennis team, the Hornets had to forfeit their scheduled match today at Nevada.
April 13, 2014
MEN’S TENNIS FALLS AT FRESNO STATE
Sacramento State had to default a singles match because of injury and another player had to retire in the third set due to injury in the Hornets’ 5-0 non-conference loss at Fresno State
April 6, 2014
MEN’S TENNIS CONCLUDES ROAD TRIP WITH 4-3 LOSS AT NORTHERN ARIZONA
Playing its third road match in as many days, and without one of its six singles players because of injury, the Sacramento State men’s tennis team fell to Northern Arizona today, 4-3.
April 5, 2014
INJURY PLAGUED MEN’S TENNIS PICKS UP BIG WIN AT NORTHERN COLORADO
Despite trailing, 3-1, and having to default No. 6 singles because of injury, Sacramento State came back to beat Northern Colorado, 4-3
April 4, 2014
MEN’S TENNIS MOVES CLOSER TO POSTSEASON BERTH WITH 6-1 WIN OVER UND
Sacramento State received straight-set wins from Roy Brandys, Niranjan Ram, Joaquin Marquez, Oliver Andersen and Alejandro Villarreal to defeat North Dakota, 6-1.
March 27, 2014
MEN’S TENNIS FALLS TO WEBER ST., SUFFERS FIRST BIG SKY HOME LOSS SINCE 2005
Sacramento State received singles victories from Roy Brandys and Niranjan Ram, but it was not enough in the Hornets’ 5-2 loss to Weber State
March 25, 2014
MEN’S TENNIS SWEEPS SINGLES IN 6-1 VICTORY OVER EASTERN WASHINGTON
Sacramento State got wins from all six singles positions in the lineup on the way to a 6-1 victory over Eastern Washington
March 21, 2014
VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS FROM THE MEN'S TENNIS WIN OVER UMBC
Video highlights from Sacramento State's win over UMBC by both the men's and women's tennis teams on campus Thursday afternoon.
March 20, 2014
MEN’S TENNIS KNOCKS OFF UMBC, 4-2
The Hornets received singles wins from Joaquin Marquez, Oliver Andersen and Ayman Abdulwahab as Sacramento State defeated UMBC, 4-2,
March 18, 2014
MEN’S TENNIS FALLS TO IDAHO IN FIRST MATCH ON CAMPUS IN YEARS
Idaho’s Artemiy Nikitin, Odon Barta and Cesar Torres were all victorious in singles play to lead the Vandals to a 4-1 victory over the Hornets.
March 16, 2014
MEN’S TENNIS BEATS IDAHO STATE, WINS THIRD STRAIGHT LEAGUE MATCH
Sacramento State’s Marek Marksoo, Roy Brandys, Niranjan Ram, Tom Miller, Joaquin Marquez and Oliver Andersen were each victorious in singles play as the Hornets defeated Idaho State, 7-0
March 15, 2014
MEN’S TENNIS FALLS AT HOME TO NEW MEXICO STATE, 5-2
Sacramento State’s Marek Marksoo and Niranjan Ram were both victorious in singles play, but it was not enough in the Hornets’ 5-2 loss to New Mexico State
March 9, 2014
MEN’S TENNIS SWEEPS PAST PORTLAND STATE AND SOUTHERN UTAH
The Sacramento State men’s tennis team got back on the winning track today, posting 7-0 victories over Big Sky Conference opponents Portland State and Southern Utah
March 8, 2014
MEN’S TENNIS DOWNED BY SAN FRANCISCO, 6-1
Sacramento State’s Oliver Andersen won his singles match, but San Francisco defeated the Hornets, 6-1.
March 6, 2014
SEVEN MEN’S AND WOMEN’S TENNIS MATCHES MOVED ON CAMPUS
Seven tennis matches (four on the men’s side, three on the women’s side) have been moved on campus during a three week stretch in March and early April.
March 2, 2014
MEN’S TENNIS SUFFERS 4-3 LOSS AT MONTANA STATE
With the score tied at 3-3, Montana State’s Kenny Dodd defeated Oliver Andersen, 7-5, 4-6, 6-1, to clinch the Bobcats’ 4-3 victory over Sacramento State.
March 1, 2014
MEN’S TENNIS DROPS BIG SKY OPENER AT MONTANA, 5-2
Sacramento State’s Marek Marksoo and Joaquin Marquez both won their singles matches, but it was not enough in the Hornets’ 5-2 loss at Montana.
February 23, 2014
MEN’S TENNIS LOSES AT PACIFIC
Pacific won all three doubles matches, and each of the six singles matches to post a 7-0 victory over Sacramento State.
February 22, 2014
MEN’S TENNIS FALLS AT SAINT MARY’S, 6-1
In a match that was tightly contested and closer than the final score indicated, Saint Mary’s defeated Sacramento State, 6-1.
February 16, 2014
SHORT-HANDED MEN’S TENNIS FALLS TO UC DAVIS, 6-1
Playing without the services of two its top five singles players because of knee injuries, Sacramento State lost to UC Davis, 6-1.
February 7, 2014
MEN’S TENNIS BLANKS UC RIVERSIDE, 7-0
Sacramento State’s Roy Brandys, Marek Marksoo, Niranjan Ram, Tom Miller and Joaquin Marquez were each victorious in straight sets as the Hornets beat UC Riverside, 7-0.
February 1, 2014
MEN’S TENNIS FALLS TO LOYOLA MARYMOUNT, 5-2
Tom Miller and Oliver Andersen each posted singles victories, but it was not enough in the Hornets’ 5-2 loss to Loyola Marymount.
January 18, 2014
SHORT-HANDED MEN’S TENNIS EARNS FIRST WIN OF THE SEASON
Sacramento State received singles victories from Roy Brandys, Tom Miller, Joaquin Marquez and Ayman Abdulwahab to highlight the Hornets’ 5-2 win over BYU-Hawai’i
January 17, 2014
MEN’S TENNIS FALLS AT HAWAI’I, 4-3
Sacramento State received singles victories from Roy Brandys, Niranjan Ram and Tom Miller, but it was not enough in a 4-3 loss at Hawai’i.
January 16, 2014
MEN’S TENNIS OPENS SEASON WITH LOSS TO HAWAI’I PACIFIC
Sacramento State narrowly dropped the doubles point and was swept in singles play in a 7-0 loss to Hawai’i Pacific
January 7, 2014
MEN’S AND WOMEN’S TENNIS SELECTED FAVORITES IN BIG SKY PRESEASON POLL
Both the Sacramento State men’s and women’s tennis teams were voted preseason favorites to win the Big Sky Conference
October 22, 2013
MEN'S TENNIS WRAPS UP FALL PLAY AT THE ITA NORTHWEST REGIONALS
Sacramento State juniors Marek Marksoo and Sean Kolar both reached the Round of 32 in singles play at the ITA Northwest Regional Championships over the weekend.
October 7, 2013
MEN’S TENNIS BEGINS FALL SEASON AT THE AGGIE INVITATIONAL
Eight Sacramento State men’s tennis players took part in this past weekend’s Aggie Invitational.
September 11, 2013
MARKSOO WILL ENTER SEASON WITH HIGHEST CAREER NATIONAL RANKING
Junior Marek Marksoo will enter the 2013-14 season as the 89th ranked Div. I singles player in the nation.
August 29, 2013
MEN’S TENNIS VOLUNTEER ASSISTANT COACH ERIC ROBERSON TO PLAY IN THE US OPEN
Sacramento State men’s tennis volunteer assistant coach Eric Roberson recently qualified for the US Open, which began on Aug. 26, and is running until Sept. 9 at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing, N.Y.