University tennis

  • Sunderland suffered a heavy loss to Northumbria in their first BUCS match of the season but will be hoping for better against Leeds this week

    Tennis 2nd team explain cancelled matches

    December 10, 2013 at 9:30 am

    The University of Sunderland men’s Tennis 2nd team are going into the BUCS winter break concentrating on their education, rather than their Tennis. The team has had two matches cancelled in a row due to University deadlines, leaving the team not having played since November 13. Although Sunderland did gain a […]

     
  • Sunderland tennis club to hold mini-tennis event

    Sunderland tennis club to hold mini-tennis event

    December 3, 2013 at 12:00 pm

    University of Sunderland tennis club will hold its annual Christmas mini tennis event this week. The event, which is open to anyone from the club, will take place on Wednesday evening. The university’s tennis coordinator Matthew Wigham said: “Basically you play tennis with shorter rackets, sponge balls, on a badminton […]

     
  • Tennis President Matt Wigham in action last season

    Wigham: Tennis 1sts not down beat about loss

    November 29, 2013 at 12:30 pm

    University of Sunderland’s tennis coordinator Matthew Wigham thinks the men’s 1st team are not too down despite being knocked out of the cup. The wearsiders lost 4-1  to Newcastle 1sts who are in the league above them. And Wigham, who was the only player to win his match, was happy […]

     
  • Tennis President Matt Wigham in action last season

    Edgcombe still positive despite heavy defeat

    November 22, 2013 at 11:00 am

    University of Sunderland Tennis president Josh Edgecombe is remaining positive despite the 1sts’ second defeat of the season. The team lost 6-0 on Wednesday to a Hull side one place above them in the league. But Edgcombe and the team are not getting too down about the loss. He said: […]

     
  • Sunderland suffered a heavy loss to Northumbria in their first BUCS match of the season but will be hoping for better against Leeds this week

    Grant fancies chances in local tennis clash

    November 20, 2013 at 10:00 am

    The University of Sunderland men’s 2nd Tennis team are looking to kick start their season when they face local rivals Teesside this afternoon. Sunderland, after taking a 12-0 away hammering from Leeds 4th team last Wednesday, are yet to record a win in the BUCS league this year. However, Teesside 2nds […]

     
  • Josh Edgcombe has been pleased with Sunderland's start to the season

    Edgcombe pleased with start to season

    November 18, 2013 at 3:45 pm

    University of Sunderland tennis president Josh Edgcombe is pleased with the 1sts start to the season. The team have only lost once this season and Edgcombe thinks the Wearsiders can continue their early success. He said: “Other than the slip up at Leeds we have been very good, very solid. […]

     
  • Tennis President Matt Wigham in action last season

    Mixed day for Sunderland tennis teams

    November 14, 2013 at 11:30 am

    Sunderland tennis firsts beat York 4-0 after they were unable to complete their doubles matches. With the singles match involving Josh Edgcombe taking nearly two hours 20 minutes to be completed, there was not enough time for the following doubles matches to be finished. But as four of the six […]

     
  • Sunderland suffered a heavy loss to Northumbria in their first BUCS match of the season but will be hoping for better against Leeds this week

    Grant pleased despite heavy defeat

    November 11, 2013 at 4:30 pm

    Despite another defeat last week for the University of Sunderland tennis 2nds, there was plenty of positives according to captain Liam Grant. Sunderland lost 10-2 to the University of Liverpool in the BUCS Northern Conference Cup on Wednesday, but Grant was pleased with the performance of certain players. He said: “Patrick […]