2014-15 Women's Tennis News

March 29, 2015
Jacqueline Raynor and Michelle Dassa Lead QU Women's Tennis in 6-1 Win at St. Bonaventure
Quinnipiac women’s tennis seniors Jacqueline Raynor (Garden City, New York) and Michelle Dassa (Marlboro, New Jersey) were the only two Bobcats to play two matches and pick up two victories Sunday afternoon in the Bobcats 6-1 win over the St. Bonaventure Bonnies.

March 29, 2015
QU Women's Tennis To Host Match in Memory of Alysha Oliphant on Tuesday, March 31
The Quinnipiac women’s tennis team is hosting its match on Tuesday, March 31 against the Fairfield Stags in memory of sophomore Kelsi Oliphant's (Calgary, Alberta) sister, Alysha, who passed away from Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome back in November.

March 28, 2015
QU Women's Tennis Travels to Upstate New York for Matches Against Niagara and St. Bonaventure
The Quinnipiac women’s tennis team hits the road to Upstate New York for two matches on Saturday and Sunday. Leading off the week, the Bobcats will face MAAC foe the Niagara Purple Eagles at 5 P.M. followed by a match on Sunday on their trip home against the St. Bonaventure Bonnies beginning at 2 P.M.

March 28, 2015
QU Women's Tennis Wins Second MAAC Match of the Season Against Niagara, 4-3
The Quinnipiac women’s tennis team jumped out to an early 3-0 against the Niagara Purple Eagle Saturday evening and held on to take the match 4-3 for their second MAAC victory of the season.

March 26, 2015
QU Women's Tennis Sophomore Sydney Young Named MAAC Women's Tennis Player of the Week
Quinnipiac women’s tennis sophomore Sydney Young (Austin, Texas) has been named the MAAC Women’s Tennis Player of the Week for the week of March 16 to March 23, as announced by the league office on Thursday.

March 25, 2015
Wednesday’s QU Women's Tennis against Providence College Postponed
The Quinnipiac women's tennis match scheduled for Wednesday, March 25 at 3 p.m. against Providence College has been postponed due inclement weather in the forecast. No makeup date has been announced at this time.

March 24, 2015
QU Women’s Tennis Hosts Providence in Mid-Week Match on Wednesday
The Quinnipiac women’s tennis team will wrap up its three-match homestand Wednesday afternoon when the Bobcats host the Providence Friars at 3:30 P.M. at the QU Outdoor Tennis Courts.

March 22, 2015
QU Women's Tennis Cruises to 7-0 Sweep of Manhattan
The Quinnipiac women’s tennis team dominated the match with the Manhattan Jaspers to sweep the match, 7-0, Sunday night at the North Haven Health and Racquet Club. Five different Bobcats recorded two individual victories in the match to take their first MAAC victory of the season.

March 21, 2015
QU Women's Tennis Hosts Manhattan on Sunday in MAAC Opener
The Quinnipiac women’s tennis team opens up the conference season as MAAC opponent the Manhattan Jaspers travel to Connecticut to face the Bobcats on Sunday at the North Haven Health and Racquet Club at 6:30 P.M.

March 19, 2015
QU Women's Tennis Match on Friday Against Bryant Cancelled
The Quinnipiac women’s tennis match scheduled for Friday at 2:30 P.M. against the Bryant Bulldogs has been cancelled due to the impending snow throughout the day on Friday. The match will not be rescheduled.

March 18, 2015
QU Women's Tennis Senior Jacqueline Raynor Named MAAC Women's Tennis Player of the Week
Quinnipiac women’s tennis senior Jacqueline Raynor (Garden City, New York) was named the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) Women’s Tennis Player of the Week for the week of March 9 to March 16, as announced by the conference office on Wednesday.

March 17, 2015
Sydney Young Picks Up Singles Win, QU Women's Tennis Falls to Iowa State, 6-1
Sydney Young (Austin, Texas) picked up yet another singles victory Tuesday afternoon as the Quinnipiac women’s tennis team fell to Big 12 foe Iowa State Cyclones, 6-1, at the North Haven Health and Racquet Club.

March 15, 2015
QU Women’s Tennis Hosts Big 12 Foe Iowa State Tuesday at North Haven Health and Racquet Club
The Quinnipiac women’s tennis team returns back home to Connecticut this week for their first home match since Sept. 23, 2014 when they host the Iowa state Cyclones of the Big 12 Conference at the North Haven Health and Racquet Club at 12:30 P.M.

March 11, 2015
Sydney Young and Ariana Launie Win Singles Matches, QU Women's Tennis Defeated by Evansville, 5-2
Sydney Young (Austin, Texas) and Ariana Launie (Milton, Massachusetts) picked up victories in singles matches for the Quinnipiac women’s tennis team in a 5-2 loss to the Evansville Purples Aces Wednesday afternoon at the Sanlando Park Tennis Courts.

March 10, 2015
Jacqueline Raynor Moves Into Third All-Time in Program Wins with 145, QU Women's Tennis Falls to Lehigh, 5-2
The Quinnipiac women’s tennis team swept all three doubles matches against the Lehigh Mountain Hawks, but Lehigh rebounded in singles to defeat the Bobcats, 5-2. Jacqueline Raynor (Garden City, New York) picked up two more victories to move up to 145 in her career, surpassing Sarah Viebrock ’13 for the third most wins in program history.

March 9, 2015
QU Women's Tennis Splits Doubleheader on Monday, Defeats Hampton, 6-1, and Falls to Valparaiso, 6-1
The Quinnipiac women’s tennis team split a doubleheader Monday as they defeated the Hampton Pirates, 6-1, in the second match of the day after falling to the Valparaiso Crusaders, 6-1, in the first game during their first day of action on the spring break trip.

March 9, 2015
QU Women’s Tennis Set to Face Four Opponents in Three Days in Spring Break Trip to Florida
The Quinnipiac women’s tennis team will final return to the courts this week after a month away from match action as they will face four teams in three days as part of their spring break trip to Orlando, Florida starting with a doubleheader on Monday, March 9 where they will face the Toledo Rockets at 8 A.M. followed by a match with the Hampton Pirates at 4:30 P.M.

February 27, 2015
QU Women's Tennis Match Saturday Morning at Army Cancelled
The Quinnipiac women’s tennis match scheduled for Saturday morning against the Army Black Knights at the Lichtenberg Tennis Centter has been cancelled. The match will not be rescheduled.

February 21, 2015
QU Men's and Women's Tennis Matches at Saint Peter's on Sunday, Feb. 22 Postponed
The Quinnipiac men’s and women’s tennis matches against the Saint Peter’s Peacocks at the SPU Tennis Courts have been postponed due to the weather expected overnight and into the day tomorrow. No makeup dates have been announced at this time for either team’s match.

February 7, 2015
Sydney Young and Rachel Horton Win in Doubles but QU Women's Tennis Falls to UMass, 7-0
Sydney Young (Austin, Texas) and Rachel Horton (Stamford, Connecticut) picked up a doubles match victory but the Quinnipiac women’s tennis team was swept by the Massachusetts Minutewomen, 7-0 Saturday afternoon at the Bay Road Tennis Club.

February 4, 2015
QU Women's Tennis Announces Captains for 2015 Season
The Quinnipiac women’s tennis team has announced that seniors Jacqueline Raynor (Garden City, New York) and Ariana Launie (Milton, Massachusetts) will serve as the captains for the 2015 season and junior Nicole Keklik (Stratford, Connecticut) is an assistant captain for the squad.

January 21, 2015
QU Women's Tennis Chosen as Favorites to Win Conference in MAAC Women's Tennis Preseason Coaches' Poll
The Quinnipiac women’s tennis team was chosen as the Preseason Favorite in the 2015 MAAC Tennis Preseason Poll, as announced by the league office on Wednesday. The Bobcats received all nine first place votes which was voted on by all nine head coaches.

December 18, 2014
Jennifer Lu and Alexandra Mircea Sign NLI's to Join QU Women's Tennis in 2015-16
Quinnipiac University women’s tennis head coach Paula Miller has announced that Jennifer Lu and Alexandra Mircea have each signed their National Letter of Intent and will compete for the Quinnipiac women’s tennis team beginning in the 2015-16 season.

November 4, 2014
QU Women's Tennis Announces 2015 Spring Schedule
Quinnipiac University Interim Director of Tennis and Women’s Tennis Head Coach Paula Miller has announced the schedule for the spring season in 2015. The Bobcats scheduled features 17 matches leading up to the MAAC Championships on April 25 and 26 at the Mercer County Park Tennis Center in West Windsor, New Jersey.

October 20, 2014
QU Women's Tennis Match vs. Rider Rescheduled to April 17
The Quinnipiac women’s tennis match against the Rider Broncs scheduled for Tuesday, Oct. 21 has been rescheduled once again, this time for April 17, 2015. It is the second time the match has been rescheduled due to rain in the forecast.

October 18, 2014
QU Women's Tennis' Raynor and Dzulynsky Compete in Main Draw Singles at ITA Regionals
The Quinnipiac women’s tennis team had two players competed in the main draw of the singles tournament at the USTA/ITA Regionals at the Cullman-Heyman Tennis Center hosted by Yale Saturday afternoon.

October 17, 2014
QU Women's Tennis' Raynor and Dassa Make Quinnipiac History, Advance to Third Round of ITA Regionals
The Quinnipiac women’s tennis team had an extremely successful day at Day Two of the USTA/ITA Regionals hosted by Yale at the Cullman-Heyman Tennis Center as Jacqueline Raynor (Garden City, New York) and Michelle Dassa (Marlboro, New Jersey) became the first doubles team since Stephanie Petrycki and Cristin Arahovites to advance to the third round of the tournament.

October 16, 2014
QU Women's Tennis Opens Play at ITA Regionals in New Haven
Sitilia Rencheli (Sarasota, Florida) of the Quinnipiac women’s tennis team kick off the Bobcats competition in the USTA/ITA Regionals hosted by Yale University at the Cullman-Heyman Tennis Center Thursday afternoon.

October 12, 2014
Four Members of QU Women's Tennis Excel as Replacements at Bulldog Invite
Four members of the Quinnipiac women’s tennis team got the call on Thursday to fill in for members of both Dartmouth as well as William and Mary’s women’s tennis teams at the Bulldog Invitational on Sunday afternoon.

October 10, 2014
QU Men’s and Women’s Tennis Match vs. Rider Rescheduled
The Quinnipiac men’s and women’s tennis matches on Saturday have been rescheduled to Tuesday, Oct. 21 at 2:30 P.M. due to impending rain in the forecast.

October 8, 2014
QU Women's Tennis Knocks Off Sacred Heart, 5-2
The Quinnipiac women’s tennis team earned its second victory in a row this fall as they defeated the Sacred Heart Pioneers, 5-2, in Fairfield, Connecticut Wednesday afternoon.

September 27, 2014
QU Women’s Tennis’ Sydney Young Reaches Consolation Flight #2 Championship At Army Invitational
The Quinnipiac Women’s Tennis Team finished up their second and final day of play at the Army Invitational Saturday as Sydney Young (Austin, Texas) advanced to the Consolation Flight #2 Championship Match.

September 26, 2014
QU Women’s Tennis Completes First Day of Army Invitational
The Quinnipiac Women’s Tennis team made some noise at the first day of the Army Invitational the Bobcats sent two doubles teams to the Quarterfinals by winning their first two matches of the tournament, as well as two more victories in singles.

September 23, 2014
QU Women’s Tennis Sweeps Hartford, 7-0, for first win of 2014-15 season
The Quinnipiac Women’s Tennis Team welcomed the first day of Fall with a 7-0 victory over the Hartford Hawks Tuesday at the QU Outdoor Tennis Courts to pick up its first win of the 2014-15 season.

September 18, 2014
QU Women’s Tennis Edged by UConn, 4-3
The Quinnipiac Women’s Tennis Team put up a tough fight against the UConn Huskies Thursday afternoon but the Huskies pulled away with the victory, 4-3 in the first dual match for either team on the season.

September 17, 2014
QU Women’s Tennis Travels to Storrs to take on UConn
The Quinnipiac Women’s Tennis team heads to Storrs, Connecticut on Thursday to take on the UConn Huskies at 2:30 P.M. The Bobcats and Huskies are both coming off the Quinnipiac Invitational this past weekend heading into the match.

September 14, 2014
Quinnipiac Invitational Concludes with Final Day of Competition
After a third day of competition, the 18th annual Quinnipiac Invitational has come to a close with the Quinnipiac Women’s Tennis team seeing great success on the courts.

September 13, 2014
All-Bobcat Final in Flight “A” Doubles Highlights Day Two of Quinnipiac Invitational
The Quinnipiac Women's Tennis Team dominated the doubles flights, placing three teams in the two final matches during the second day of the 18th Annual Quinnipiac Invitational.

September 12, 2014
Dassa Records 100th Career Win on First Day of Quinnipiac Invitational
Day one of the 18th annual Quinnipiac Invitational is in the books and the Quinnipiac Bobcats sent all three of its doubles teams to the semifinals of both Flight “A” and Flight “B.” Overall on the day, the Bobcats picked up 12 wins on the day: seven in doubles matches and five in singles.

September 10, 2014
QU Women's Tennis Hosts Quinnipiac Invitational This Weekend
The Quinnipiac Women’s Tennis team is back in action this weekend as it plays host to the 18th annual Quinnipiac Invitational at the QU Outdoor Tennis Courts Sept. 12-14. Invited to the tournament this year is Army, Navy, UConn, Sacred Heart, Hartford, Seton Hall, and Providence.

September 6, 2014
Senior Doubles Duo Raynor and Dassa Sweep Rain-Shortened Sacred Heart Doubles Festival for QU Women's Tennis
The Quinnipiac Bobcats Women’s Tennis Team started off its season on a strong note at the Sacred Heart Doubles Festival Saturday afternoon at Sacred Heart University. The tournament had to be cancelled late in the afternoon; however, due to inclement weather. Overall, the Bobcats picked up nine wins between the four pairs and have a successful day on the court.

September 4, 2014
QU Women's Tennis Kicks of 2014-15 Season at Sacred Heart Doubles Festival
The Quinnipiac Women’s Tennis opens up its 2014-15 season with the Sacred Heart Doubles Festival coming off a dominant first season in the MAAC as it won the conference title over Fairfield before its season came to a close in the first round of the NCAA Tournament. The MAAC named junior Sophia Dzulynsky Women’s Tennis Player of the Year and former Head Coach Mike Quitko the Coach of the Year.

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QU Men's and Women's Spring Break Tennis Blog - Sunday, March 8 | Day 1
The Quinnipiac men's and women's tennis teams are both blogging about their spring break trip to Orlando, Florida. Junior Ben Teicher (Kendall Park, New Jersey) and Kelsi Oliphant (Calgary, Alberta) are each writing for the six-day trip.

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QU Men's and Women's Spring Break Tennis Blog - Monday, March 9 | Day 2
The Quinnipiac men's and women's tennis teams are both blogging about their spring break trip to Orlando, Florida. Junior Ben Teicher (Kendall Park, New Jersey) and Kelsi Oliphant (Calgary, Alberta) are each writing for the six-day trip

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QU Men's and Women's Spring Break Tennis Blog - Tuesday, March 10 | Day 3
The Quinnipiac men's and women's tennis teams are both blogging about their spring break trip to Orlando, Florida. Junior Ben Teicher (Kendall Park, New Jersey) and Kelsi Oliphant (Calgary, Alberta) are each writing for the six-day trip.

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QU Men's and Women's Spring Break Tennis Blog - Wednesday, March 11 | Day 4
The Quinnipiac men's and women's tennis teams are both blogging about their spring break trip to Orlando, Florida. Junior Ben Teicher (Kendall Park, New Jersey) and Kelsi Oliphant (Calgary, Alberta) are each writing for the six-day trip.

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QU Men's and Women's Spring Break Tennis Blog - Thursday, March 12 | Day 5
The Quinnipiac men's and women's tennis teams are both blogging about their spring break trip to Orlando, Florida. Junior Ben Teicher (Kendall Park, New Jersey) and Kelsi Oliphant (Calgary, Alberta) are each writing for the six-day trip.

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QU Men's and Women's Spring Break Tennis Blog - The Final Blog
The Quinnipiac men's and women's tennis teams are both blogging about their spring break trip to Orlando, Florida. Junior Ben Teicher (Kendall Park, New Jersey) and Kelsi Oliphant (Calgary, Alberta) are each writing for the six-day trip.