• Scarpa, The Ultimate Tennis Teacher
    July 05, 2011
    So, I am in Greenville, S.C., last weekend with my 17-year-old son, Josh, making college visits, as most parents of rising seniors do.
  • Saaka, Arguello Named 2010-11 Furman Athletes Of The Year
    April 25, 2011
    Men’s basketball forward Amu Saaka and women’s tennis standout Monica Arguello were named Furman Male and Female Athletes of the Year, respectively, Monday evening at the school’s ESPY style all-sports awards banquet held at Timmons Arena.
  • College of Charleston Ends Furman's Season In SoCon Semifinals
    April 22, 2011
    The College of Charleston men’s tennis team advanced to the finals of the 2011 Southern Conference Championship with a 4-1 win over Furman in the semifinal round Friday afternoon at the Champions Club in Chattanooga, Tenn.
  • Furman Upsets UNC Greensboro To Earn Spot In SoCon Championship Semifinals
    April 21, 2011
    The sixth-seeded Furman men’s tennis team upset third-seeded UNC Greensboro, 4-1, Thursday afternoon in the second round of the 2011 Southern Conference Tournament, being held this week at the Champions Club in Chattanooga, Tenn. With the win, the Paladins avenged a 6-1 loss to the Spartans during the regular season.
  • Paladins Advance In SoCon Tournament With 4-1 Win Over The Citadel
    April 20, 2011
    The Furman men’s tennis team advanced to the second round of the 2011 Southern Conference Championship with a 4-1 win over The Citadel Wednesday afternoon at the Champions Club in Chattanooga, Tenn.
  • Alex Christ Named To SoCon All-Freshman Team
    April 19, 2011
    Furman men’s tennis player Alex Christ was named to the Southern Conference All-Freshman Team, as announced by the league office today. Postseason balloting was conducted by the league’s head coaches, who were not allowed to vote for their own student-athletes.
  • Samford Slips Past Furman, 4-3, In Senior Day Match
    April 16, 2011
    The Samford men’s tennis team picked up four singles wins to slip past Furman, 4-3, in the Paladins’ Senior Day match at the Mickel Tennis Center in Greenville, S.C.
  • Paladins Face Samford In Senior Day Match Saturday
    April 15, 2011
    The Furman men’s tennis team will play host to the Samford Bulldogs Saturday at 1 p.m. at the Mickel Tennis Center in Greenville, S.C., in the Paladins’ final home match of the season. Furman will honor its three seniors, Andrei Chvetsov, Sawyer Duncan, and Luis Soto, in their final home match. The triad has amassed a 57-46 overall record in dual matches, plus an impressive 32-5 conference mark. This class has been a part of two SoCon regular season titles and two conference tournament championships and was undefeated in conference play their freshman and sophomore seasons.
  • Furman Wins 4-3 Thriller Over Davidson
    April 14, 2011
    Sophomore Tyler Droll defeated Walker Lyons, 7-6, 1-6, 6-3, at number five singles to break a 3-3 tie and lead the Furman men’s tennis team to a 4-3 win over Davidson Thursday afternoon at the Mickel Tennis Center in Greenville, S.C.
  • Paladins Entertain Wildcats Thursday At 3 P.M.
    April 13, 2011
    The Furman men’s tennis team will entertain the Davidson Wildcats Thursday at 3 p.m. at the Mickel Tennis Center in Greenville, S.C. The match will mark the 44th meeting between the two schools. The Paladins lead the series 37-6 after defeating the Wildcats, 4-3, last season in Greenville.
  • UNC Greensboro Snaps Paladins' Three-Match Winning Streak
    April 11, 2011
    UNC Greensboro snapped the Furman’s three-match winning streak with a 6-1 win over the Paladins Monday afternoon in Southern Conference men’s tennis action in Greensboro, N.C. Furman sophomore Robbie Aru defeated Jacob Wright in the sixth singles match, 6-7(4-7), 6-4, 1-0 (12-10) to score the Paladins’ lone point.
  • Furman Powers Past Chattanooga, 6-1
    April 09, 2011
    The Furman men’s tennis team powered past Chattanooga, 6-1, Saturday afternoon at the Mickel Tennis Center in Greenville, S.C. The Paladins won five singles and all three doubles matches in the team victory.
  • Paladins Play Host To Mocs Saturday At 1:30 P.M.
    April 08, 2011
    The Furman men’s tennis team will entertain the Chattanooga Mocs Saturday at 1:30 p.m. at the Mickel Tennis Center in the 40th meeting between the two schools. The Paladins lead the series 28-11 after defeating the Mocs, 7-0, last season in Chattanooga.
  • Furman Picks Up Second-Straight SoCon Win With 4-3 Victory Over Appalachian State
    April 06, 2011
    The Furman men’s tennis team picked up its second league win in as many days after slipping past Appalachian State, 4-3, Wednesday afternoon at the Mickel Tennis Center in Greenville, S.C. The Paladins defeated Wofford on the road on Tuesday.
  • Paladins Snap Three-Match Losing Streak With 4-3 Win At Wofford
    April 05, 2011
    The Furman men’s tennis team snapped a three-match losing streak Tuesday afternoon with a 4-3 win at Wofford in Spartanburg, S.C. The Paladins notched four singles victories for the team win.
  • Men's Tennis Matches Rescheduled
    April 04, 2011
    The Furman men’s tennis match at Wofford, which was rained out on March 30, has been rescheduled for April 5 at 3:30 p.m. in Spartanburg, S.C.
  • SoCon Leader Elon Defeats Furman, 6-1
    April 03, 2011
    Elon maintained its edge in the Southern Conference standings after defeating Furman, 6-1, Sunday in men’s tennis action at the Jimmy Powell Tennis Center in Elon, N.C. The Paladins picked up a win from senior Sawyer Duncan in the top singles spot, plus a victory from sophomores Alex Christ and Joel Cook in the second doubles match.
  • Men's Tennis Match At Wofford Postponed
    March 30, 2011
    The Furman men’s tennis match scheduled for Wednesday at 3 p.m. at Wofford has been postponed due to inclement weather in the Spartanburg area. The match will be rescheduled for a later date.
  • Men's Tennis Match At UNC Greensboro Postponed
    March 26, 2011
    The Furman men’s tennis match scheduled for Sunday at 1 p.m. at UNC Greensboro has been postponed due to predicted inclement weather in the Greensboro area. The match will be rescheduled for a later date.
  • College of Charleston Blanks Furman, 7-0
    March 24, 2011
    In a contest with three three-set matches, the College of Charleston defeated Furman, 7-0, in Southern Conference men’s tennis action at the Mickel Tennis Center in Greenville, S.C. on Thursday afternoon.
  • Men's Tennis Plays Host To College Of Charleston Thursday
    March 23, 2011
    The Furman men’s tennis team will play host to the College of Charleston Thursday at 3 p.m. at the Mickel Tennis Center in Greenville, S.C. The match will mark the 35th meeting between the two schools. The Paladins lead the series 28-6, after the Cougars defeated the Paladins, 4-3, last season in Greenville.
  • Furman Falls To #47 Cornell, 5-2
    March 21, 2011
    #47 Cornell defeated Furman, 5-2, Monday afternoon in men’s tennis action at the Mickel Tennis Center in Greenville, S.C. Senior Sawyer Duncan and sophomore Andrew Mellow notched singles wins to score for the Paladins. Duncan defeated Jonathan Jaklitsch, 7-6, 6-1, in the top singles match, and Mellow posted a 6-4, 6-2 win over Andy Gauthier at number two singles.
  • Paladins Play Host To Cornell Monday
    March 20, 2011
    The Furman men’s tennis team plays host to Cornell Monday at 3 p.m. at the Mickel Tennis Center in Greenville, S.C., in the second meeting between the two schools. The Paladins defeated the Big Red 4-3 in Greenville in 2009 in the only other meeting of the two schools.
  • Furman Picks Up 6-1 Win Over Army
    March 17, 2011
    The Furman men’s tennis team defeated Army, 6-1, Thursday afternoon at the Mickel Tennis Center in Greenville, S.C. The Paladins swept the doubles matches, then won five out of six singles matches for the team victory.
  • Andrew Mellow Named SoCon Men's Tennis Player Of The Week
    March 15, 2011
    Furman sophomore Andrew Mellow has been named the Southern Conference Men’s Tennis Player of the Week for all matches played March 7-13. Mellow was a perfect 4-0 in singles and doubles play as the Paladins split two matches last week, falling to Georgia Southern (4-3) and beating St. John’s (4-3). The Player of the Week selections are made by the conference office.
  • Buffalo Powers Past Furman, 5-2
    March 15, 2011
    Buffalo defeated Furman, 5-2, Tuesday afternoon in men’s tennis action at the Mickel Tennis Center in Greenville, S.C. The Paladins picked up singles wins from senior Sawyer Duncan and sophomore Andrew Mello, and Duncan and Mellow combined for a doubles win for Furman.
  • Furman Concludes Road Swing With 4-3 Win Over St. John's
    March 09, 2011
    The Furman men’s tennis team concluded a four-match road swing with a 4-3 win over St. John’s Wednesday afternoon in Charleston, S.C. The Paladins jumped out to an early lead after winning the doubles point, then notched wins in three of six singles matches for the team victory.
  • Georgia Southern Hands Furman First Conference Loss
    March 08, 2011
    The Georgia Southern men’s tennis team handed Furman a 4-3 loss Tuesday afternoon at the Hanner Tennis Complex in Statesboro, Ga.
  • Men's Tennis Match Cancelled Due To Inclement Weather
    March 06, 2011
    The Furman men’s tennis match scheduled for Sunday at Coastal Carolina has been cancelled due to inclement weather in the Conway area.
  • Furman Rolls Past Citadel, 7-0, In SoCon Opener
    March 05, 2011
    The Furman men’s tennis team rolled to a 7-0 victory over the Citadel Saturday afternoon in the Southern Conference opener for both schools. The Paladins won all six singles matches plus each of the three doubles contests for the win.
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