University tennis

  • Horne and Grant (foreground) in action against Teesside

    Sunderland men’s tennis 1sts fall to Teesside in season opener

    October 15, 2014 at 7:36 pm

    University of Sunderland Men’s tennis first team started the BUCS season with a 5-1 defeat at home to Teesside firsts at the Silksworth Tennis Centre Teesside wrapped up the win after whitewashing Sunderland in the four singles matches but the hosts did at least get a consolation in the doubles […]

     
  • 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

    Sunderland tennis 2nds hopeful of winning start to season

    October 14, 2014 at 4:45 pm

    The University of Sunderland Tennis club president, Matthew Wigham, says he is “looking forward” to the Mens 2nd team’s opening matches of the season on Wednesday. The team play host to Bradford’s 2nd team at Silksworth Tennis Centre in the BUCS Northern 5B league. Wigham, who is currently out injured, […]

     
  • Wigham confident team will beat Teesside in his absence

    Wigham confident team will beat Teesside in his absence

    October 14, 2014 at 10:55 am

    University of Sunderland tennis president Matthew Wigham believes the Men’s 1st team will start their season with a win despite him being injured. The Wearsiders get their 2014/15 BUCS Northern Division 4B campaign underway tomorrow against Teesside University 1st team at the Puma Tennis Centre in Silksworth (1pm start), but […]

     
  • Konstantinos (background) won his singles game comprehensively

    Williams pleased to secure Tennis win over York

    October 9, 2014 at 3:30 pm

    Adam Williams said it felt good to win the decisive rubber for the University of Sunderland against York St John in the Clash of the Minsters. The Sunderland men’s tennis team beat York St John 4-2 to secure a point for the Wearsiders, which was ultimately in vain but Williams […]

     
  • Tennis President Matt Wigham in action last season

    Sunderland tennis president believes in team ahead of ministers clash

    October 8, 2014 at 12:11 am

    University of Sunderland tennis president Matthew Wigham is confident the men’s team will perform in his absence at the Clash of the Minsters. Wigham will not be able to travel down to York St John University with the team due to course commitments but is happy with the quartet who […]

     
  • Tennis President Matt Wigham in action last season

    Sunderland tennis president confident of successful season

    October 3, 2014 at 1:00 pm

    University of Sunderland tennis president Matthew Wigham says he expects another good season despite not knowing how strong the team will be. Wigham, who plays for the Men’s 1st team, said he wanted to wait until after tonight’s open trials to see how good the new players were. “We’ve still […]

     
  • Sunderland beat Teesside in Varsity tennis

    Sunderland beat Teesside in Varsity tennis

    April 30, 2014 at 5:38 pm

    Sunderland’s tennis team beat Teesside 4-2 to take the point in their Tees-Wear varsity match. It is the second time the Wearsiders have beaten the visitors this season and they never looked like losing, winning nine out of the 12 sets. Sunderland’s Matt Wigham was pleased with the team’s performance […]