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Van Heuvelen Treadwell earns ITA honor

Iowa's Elise Van Heuvelen Treadwell celebrates a point during a women's tennis match between Iowa and Indiana at the HTRC on Sunday, March 31, 2019. The Hawkeyes defeated the Hoosiers, 4-3.  .

Austin Hanson, Assistant Sports Editor

May 18, 2020

The Intercollegiate Tennis Association announced Monday that senior Elise Van Heuvelen Treadwell had been named ITA Central Regional Senior Player of the Year. Van Heuvelen Treadwell is first Hawkeye in program history to win the award. “This is a great honor for Elise, and she is so deserving of th...

Technology keeping Iowa teams together when separation is necessary

Iowa's Will Davies hits a volley during a men's tennis match between Iowa and Western Michigan at the HTRC on Saturday, Jan. 18, 2020. The Hawkeyes defeated the Broncos, 4-3.

Chris Werner, Sports Reporter

April 30, 2020

Both Iowa’s swimming and men’s tennis rosters have a significant international presence. The thing that brought these groups together was a common sport and a common location. Now that both of those things have been taken away during the COVID-19 pandemic, the teams are finding new ways to be...

NCAA postseason events, Big Ten events canceled

Fans leave the game after the men's basketball game against Western Carolina at Carver-Hawkeye Arena on Tuesday, December 18, 2018. The Hawkeyes defeated the Catamounts 78-60.

Austin Hanson, Assistant Sports Editor

March 12, 2020

March 12, 2020 is a day sports fans will not soon forget. The sports world seemed to stop spinning Thursday afternoon as NCAA announced that it would not conduct any of its postseason championships, including the NCAA Division I men's and women's basketball tournaments. The Big Ten Conference then...

Big Ten to conduct winter and spring sporting events without fans

University of Iowa Athletic Director Gary Barta dresses Faculty Senate members during a Faculty Senate meeting on Oct. 29, 2019.

Austin Hanson, Assistant Sports Editor

March 11, 2020

The Big Ten Conference announced Wednesday evening that fans will not be granted entry to any of its remaining 2020 winter or spring events. Those granted access include student-athletes, coaches, credentialed media, and immediate family members of event participants. Sports affected inclu...

Women’s tennis completes first leg of southeast action

Iowa's Elise Van Heuvelen Treadwell hits a forehand during a women's tennis match between Iowa and Maryland at the HTRC on Sunday, April 7, 2019. The Hawkeyes defeated the Terrapins, 6-1.

Austin Hanson, Assistant Sports Editor

January 20, 2020

Spring is officially in session for Iowa women’s tennis as the Hawkeyes begin 2020 play with a southern swing. This stretch of Iowa’s schedule features the likes of Texas, Texas Tech, and LSU. The Hawkeyes’ trip began with a matchup against South Alabama in Fort Myers, Florida, on Jan. ...

Strong performance marks end of fall session for Iowa women’s tennis

Iowa's Elise Van Heuvelen Treadwell celebrates a point during a women's tennis match between Iowa and Rutgers at the HTRC on Friday, April 5, 2019. The Hawkeyes defeated the Scarlet Knights, 6-1.

Austin Hanson, Sports Reporter

November 3, 2019

After a strong showing at the Florida International University Invitational, Iowa women’s tennis has officially adjourned for the winter. The Hawkeyes had a solid weekend, posting a 10-8 singles record. The head-to-head format gave Iowa its first chance to play as a full team. Senior Elise Van...

Iowa women’s tennis travels to Florida to finish out its fall slate of competition

Iowa's Danielle Burich hits a backhand during a women's tennis match between Iowa and Nebraska at the HTRC on Saturday, April 13, 2019. The Hawkeyes, celebrating senior day, fell to the Cornhuskers, 4-2.

Austin Hanson, Sports Reporter

October 31, 2019

As colder weather starts rolling into Iowa, the Hawkeye women’s tennis team will be migrating south. The Hawkeyes are heading to Miami, Florida, this weekend for the Florida International University Invitational. The tournament is the final event of the fall session for Iowa. "FIU, USF, and Mizzou...

Van Heuvelen Treadwell stars for Iowa in Norman

Iowa's Elise Van Heuvelen Treadwell hits a forehand during a women's tennis match between Iowa and Maryland at the HTRC on Sunday, April 7, 2019. The Hawkeyes defeated the Terrapins, 6-1.

Austin Hanson, Sports Reporter

October 22, 2019

This fall, Iowa women’s tennis has done something remarkable. The Hawkeyes have successfully changed the narrative surrounding the team. At the beginning of the season, the Hawkeyes appeared to be scrappy underdogs seeking an NCAA tournament berth. Now, Iowa seems to be a realistic pick to make...

ITA Regionals highlight Iowa’s fall session

Iowa's Samantha Mannix prepares to serve during a women's tennis match between Iowa and Xavier at the Hawkeye Tennis and Recreation Center on Friday, January 18, 2019. The Hawkeyes swept the Muskateers, 7-0.

Austin Hanson, Sports Reporter

October 16, 2019

The highlight of the Hawkeyes’ fall session is upon them. Norman, Oklahoma, will be the site of the biggest event Iowa women’s tennis will compete in this fall. While ITA Regionals won’t be Iowa’s last event of 2019, it will likely be the most important event they compete in before winter...