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The Iowa’s mens tennis team huddles during their meet v. Nebraska at the Hawkeye Tennis and Recreation Complex on Sunday, Feb. 28. The Hawkeyes defeated the Huskers with a score of 5-2. The team wears red, instead of the team colors, to protest the University of Iowa’s decision to cut their program, making it their final season.

Iowa men’s tennis looks back at the disappointing final season

Will Fineman, Sports Reporter May 5, 2021

The spring 2021 season has officially ended for the Iowa men’s tennis team, and with it comes the end of the program. The university announced in August that Iowa men’s tennis would be discontinued...

Iowa’s Alexa Noel returns the ball during a women's tennis meet at the Hawkeye Tennis and Recreation Complex on Thursday, Feb. 26, 2021. The Hawkeyes defeated the Hoosiers with a score of 4-3.

Iowa tennis teams return from conference tournaments empty-handed

Will Fineman, Sports Reporter May 2, 2021

Iowa men’s tennis was defeated 4-2 by Michigan State in the first round of the Big Ten Tournament Thursday in Lincoln, Nebraska. The loss to the Spartans is the final match that an Iowa men’s...

UI senior Elise van Heuvelen Treadwell pumps her fists after winning her singles match at the women's tennis meet against Nebraska on Sunday, March 28, 2021. The meet was the labeled as

Iowa tennis teams determined to make a statement in conference tournaments

Will Fineman, Sports Reporter April 28, 2021

Postseason play has arrived for Big Ten tennis as the men’s tennis tournament in Lincoln, Nebraska, and the women’s tennis tournament in Madison, Wisconsin, kick off this week. As the No. 4...

Iowa’s Kareem Allaf returns the ball during a men’s tennis meet between Iowa and No. 14 Illinois on Friday, April 9 at the Hawkeye Tennis and Recreation Complex. The Fighting Illini defeated the Hawkeyes 5-2.

Hawkeye tennis seniors prepped for final Big Ten Tournament

Will Fineman, Sports Reporter April 27, 2021

This week, the Big Ten men’s and women’s tennis championships kick off in Lincoln, Nebraska, and Madison, Wisconsin, respectively. The 2021 Big Ten Championships will serve as the last Hawkeye...

Iowa’s Will Davies hits the ball during a men’s tennis meet between Iowa and No. 14 Illinois on Friday, April 9, 2021 at the Hawkeye Tennis and Recreation Complex. The Fighting Illini defeated the Hawkeyes 5-2.

Iowa tennis completes weekend sweep

Will Fineman, Sports Reporter April 18, 2021

After eight matches, the Iowa men’s tennis team finally managed to snap its losing streak with the 4-3 win over Wisconsin Friday. The Hawkeyes completed the season sweep against the Badgers with...

Iowa’s Oliver Okonkwo celebrates a point during the Iowa Men’s Tennis match against Minnesota on Mar. 14, 2021 at the Hawkeye Tennis and Recreation Complex. Minnesota defeated Iowa 4-3.

Iowa tennis hits road to wrap up regular season

Will Fineman, Sports Reporter April 15, 2021

This weekend, both Iowa men’s and women’s tennis will return to the court to wrap up the 2020-21 regular season. The Hawkeye women will travel to Lincoln to take on Nebraska Sunday, while the...

Iowa’s Nikita Snezhko (left) and Kareem Allaf (middle) listen to head coach Ross Wilson (right) during a men’s tennis meet between Iowa and Northwestern on Sunday, April 11 at the Hawkeye Tennis and Recreation Complex. The Wildcats defeated the Hawkeyes 6-1.

Opinion | Iowa men’s tennis isn’t going to get the dream ending it deserves

Will Fineman, Sports Reporter April 12, 2021

With just two of its 2020-21 regular season matches remaining, Iowa men’s tennis can likely sum up this year’s campaign with one word: Heartbreak. Following their losses to Illinois and Northwestern...

Iowa’s Jason Kerst prepares to hit the ball during a men’s tennis meet between Iowa and Northwestern on Sunday, April 11 at the Hawkeye Tennis and Recreation Complex. The Wildcats defeated the Hawkeyes 6-1.

Iowa women’s tennis makes history with 11th conference win, men host last home match

Will Fineman, Sports Reporter April 11, 2021

Iowa women’s tennis made history Friday with its 5-2 road win over Rutgers. The 39th ranked Hawkeyes tallied their 10th conference win, marking the most single season conference wins in program...

UI's Alexa Noel prepares to hit the ball at the women's tennis meet against Nebraska on Sunday, March 28, 2021. The meet was the labeled as

Iowa tennis teams to play four matches this weekend

Will Fineman, Sports Reporter April 8, 2021

After a week off, Iowa women’s tennis returns to action this weekend for two road matchups on the east coast. The Hawkeyes enter their matches with Rutgers and Maryland this weekend fresh off a big...

Iowa’s Kareem Allaf serves the ball during the Iowa Men’s tennis meet v. Wisconsin in the Hawkeye Tennis and Recreation Complex on Friday, March. 12, 2021. The Hawkeyes defeated the Badgers 5-2.

Allaf becomes Iowa tennis’ all-time leader in combined wins

Will Fineman, Sports Reporter April 5, 2021

The Iowa men’s tennis team hit a new low on Easter Sunday, extending its losing streak to six matches with a loss to Nebraska. Prior to Sunday’s matchup in Lincoln, the Cornhuskers had not won...

Iowa’s coach, Ross Wilson, talks to player, Will Davies, as he sits in between sets during the Iowa Men’s tennis meet v. Wisconsin in the Hawkeye Tennis and Recreation Complex on Friday, March. 12, 2021. The Hawkeyes defeated the Badgers 5-2.

Hawkeye men’s tennis looks to end losing streak at Nebraska

Will Fineman, Sports Reporter April 1, 2021

Unlike previous weeks, this weekend will not be jam-packed with Iowa tennis action. Sunday’s Iowa men’s tennis match against Nebraska will mark the only time any Hawkeye tennis players take...

Iowa’s Elise van Heuvelen Treadwell sends the ball over the net during the Iowa Women’s Tennis match against Purdue on Feb. 28, 2021 at the Hawkeye Tennis and Recreation Complex. Iowa defeated Purdue 6-1.

Iowa women’s tennis secures its best win since 2010

Chris Werner, Sports Reporter March 28, 2021

Iowa women’s tennis trailed No. 27 Nebraska after dropping the doubles point on senior day Sunday at the Hawkeye Tennis Recreation Complex but rallied back to win four singles matches and defeat...

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