Fresh off a highly-competitive season on the hardcourt, the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) released its list of Division III All-Americans. Included on that list are Middlebury men’s tennis seniors Alex Johnston (Leeds, England), Andrew Lebovitz (Weston, Mass.) and Brantner Jones (Winnetka, Ill.) along with sophomore Palmer Campbell (Nashville, Tenn.). Johnston was honored as both a singles player as well as his work with Lebovitz in doubles, while the tandem of Campbell and Jones were also recognized for their efforts in doubles.
Middlebury men’s tennis players Alex Johnston and Andrew Lebovitz were bested in their quarterfinal match on Friday of the NCAA Doubles Tournament. Matches took place at the Biszantz Family Tennis Center in Claremont, California and were hosted by Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Colleges.
Individuals from the Middlebury men’s tennis team took part in day one of singles and doubles competition at the 2014 NCAA Championships on Thursday. Matches are taking place at the Biszantz Family Tennis Center in Claremont, California.
Third-ranked Middlebury squared off with #8 Trinity (Texas) in the NCAA Men’s Tennis Tournament third-place match, as the Tigers edged the Panthers in the back-and-forth match, 5-4. All matches were played at the Biszantz Family Tennis Center in Claremont, California. The Panthers end their season at 21-5 as the fourth-place finish marks the team's best finish since 2010, while the Tigers end with a 26-7 mark.
The Middlebury men’s tennis team battled top-ranked Claremont-Mudd-Scripps to the end during the NCAA Tournament Semifinals, eventually falling by a 5-2 score to the Stags. The match was played outdoors at the Biszantz Family Tennis Center in Claremont, California. The Panthers (21-4) will take on #8 Trinity (Texas) in the third-place match at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday. The Tigers (25-7) were tripped up by #4 Amherst by a 5-3 tally in the other national semifinal.