Franciscan Women's Tennis News

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    March 15, 2017
    Lady Barons Victorious in First Spring Match NAPLES, Fla. - Under a sunny afternoon Florida sky, the Franciscan women's tennis team played some of their best tennis on Wednesday against Ave Maria, leaving with a 4-2 victory.
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    October 20, 2016
    Seven Lady Barons Named All-Conference; Ellis Named Coach of the Year STEUBENVILLE – Coming off of their recent AMCC championship, the Franciscan women’s tennis team has more to celebrate as seven different players were named to the 2016 All-AMCC teams and head coach Jeremy Ellis was named the Coach of the Year.
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    October 17, 2016
    Haddad Named AMCC Player of the Week STEUBENVILLE - Senior Claire Haddad won both of her singles matches in the AMCC tournament to lead the women's tennis team to a league championship and was named the AMCC Tennis Player of the Week, Monday.
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    October 16, 2016
    Women's Tennis Crowned AMCC Champions MONROEVILLE, Pa. - The Franciscan women’s tennis team won the AMCC Championship match against second-seeded Penn State Behrend 5-2 on Sunday, perfectly bookending a season of growth both on and off the court for the Lady Barons.
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    October 15, 2016
    Lady Barons Defeat Lions; Will Play for AMCC Title MONROEVILLE, Pa. - The Franciscan University women’s tennis team proved too much for Penn State Altoona on Saturday, registering a 5-2 victory that places them in tomorrow’s championship match.
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    October 14, 2016
    Lady Barons Earn No. 1 Seed in AMCC Tournament STEUBENVILLE – The Franciscan women’s tennis team has earned the No. 1 seed in the 2016 AMCC Championship tournament and will host the semifinal round and championship round this Saturday and Sunday.
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    October 14, 2016
    Lady Barons Defeat DII Clarion, 7-2, Friday Afternoon STEUBENVILLE - Aggressive singles play was enough to carry the Franciscan University women’s tennis team past non-conference opponent Clarion, 7-2 on Friday.
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    October 08, 2016
    Lady Barons Fall to West Liberty on Senior Day STEUBENVILLE - The Franciscan University women’s tennis team had much to be proud of on their Senior Day on Saturday, even as they fell 9-0 to West Liberty University.
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    October 03, 2016
    Hammel Named AMCC Player of the Week STEUBENVILLE - Senior Joe Francis helped the Franciscan men's soccer team to a perfect 2-0 week and was named the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Offensive Player of the Week.
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    October 02, 2016
    Lady Barons Secure No. 1 Seed with 7-2 Win over Pitt.-Greensburg STEUBENVILLE - The Franciscan University women’s team wrapped up conference play with a commanding 7-2 win over conference opponent Pitt.-Greensburg on Sunday, despite difficult weather for the majority of the afternoon.
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    September 27, 2016
    Lady Barons Drop Close 5-4 Match to Fairmont State STEUBENVILLE - The Franciscan University women’s tennis team gave visiting non-conference opponent Fairmont State all it could handle en route to a close 5-4 loss on Tuesday.
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    September 25, 2016
    Lady Barons Improve to 7-0 in AMCC STEUBENVILLE - The Franciscan University women’s tennis team made the most of their fifth match in as many days, capitalizing on strong singles play to defeat conference opponent Mt. Aloysius, 8-1 on Sunday.
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    September 24, 2016
    Lady Barons Pick Up Two Wins on Saturday ALTOONA, Pa. – The Franciscan women’s tennis team continued its quest for a perfect AMCC season with a 7-2 win over Penn St.-Altoona in the morning before sweeping non-conference opponent, St. Vincent in the afternoon.
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    September 23, 2016
    Lady Barons Battle to Remain Perfect in the AMCC STEUBENVILLE – Fighting to a close but decisive 5-4 victory, the Franciscan women’s tennis team defended their home court against Penn State Behrend, outlasting their opponents over three hours of play.
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    September 21, 2016
    Lady Barons Fall to Grove City STEUBENVILLE – The Franciscan women’s tennis team battled a tough Grove City squad Wednesday night but fell 8-1 to the Wolverines at Belleview Courts.
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    September 20, 2016
    Lady Barons Swept by Cedarville STEUBENVILLE – The Franciscan women’s tennis team fell short of a sixth straight win, losing their first match of the season to the Cedarville Yellowjackets, 9-0 on Tuesday.
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    September 17, 2016
    Lady Barons Remain Perfect in AMCC, Sweep Pitt.-Bradford STEUBENVILLE - Despite a scheduling change, the Franciscan women’s tennis team rolled to a decisive 8-0 victory over conference opponent Pitt.-Bradford to extend their conference record to 4-0. The match, because of the impending threat of rain, was played on Saturday in Robinson, PA instead of on Sunday at Bellview Park.
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    September 11, 2016
    Lady Barons Roll to Third-Straight AMCC Win STEUBENVILLE - Back on the courts for the third time in two days, the Franciscan University women’s tennis team continued their undefeated streak, defeating La Roche College 8-1.
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    September 10, 2016
    Lady Barons Open Conference Action with a Pair of Wins BUFFALO, N.Y. - The Franciscan women's tennis team picked up a pair of conference wins as the Lady Barons defeated D'Youville 8-1 to open the day and swept Medaille, 9-0, to close out the day in New York.
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    September 06, 2016
    Binette Named AMCC Player of the Week STEUBENVILLE - Sophomore Maria Binette picked up the first weekly honor for the Franciscan women's tennis team as she was named the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Player of the Week, as announced by the league office.
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    September 02, 2016
    Lady Barons Open the Season with a Sweep of Marietta STEUBENVILLE - The Franciscan University women’s tennis team refused to surrender a single match as they aced their first match of the year 9-0 against Marietta.