2017 Franciscan Women's Tennis News

  • Fifth Annual Fr. Michael Scanlan Tournament Announced
    June 11, 2018
    STEUBENVILLE - The Franciscan men's and women's tennis teams will host their fifth-annual Fr. Michael Scanlan Tennis Tournament as announced by head coach Scott Greve. The tournament will be held July 20-22, this summer. 
  • Lady Barons Wrap Up Season at NCAA Tournament
    May 11, 2018
    FREDERICKSBURG, VA - The Franciscan women's tennis team ended its 2017-18 campaign at the 2018 NCAA Tournament as the Lady Barons fell to Washington and Lee, 5-0, Friday afternoon. 
  • Lady Barons Face Washington and Lee in NCAA Opening Round
    May 09, 2018
    STEUBENVILLE – The wait is over, the Franciscan women’s tennis team has learned they will be traveling to Fredericksburg, VA for the opening round of the 2018 NCAA Women’s Tennis Tournament to take on Washington and Lee. The Lady Barons and Generals will square off on Friday, May 11 at 2:00 pm.
  • Lady Barons fall 9-0 to Grove City
    May 01, 2018
    STEUBENVILLE – The Lady Barons took to their home courts one final time in their unofficial spring season, when they fell 9-0 to visiting Grove City on Tuesday afternoon. The match marked the final home competition for the team’s lone senior, Emmy Mathias.
  • AMCC Academic All-Conference Announced
    April 04, 2018
    ORCHARD PARK, NY – The Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference has announced the 2017-18 Academic All-Conference team and Franciscan University has placed 109 student-athletes on the team.
  • Conrad and Greve Earn Top Honors, Lady Barons Sweep All-AMCC First Team
    October 24, 2017
    ORCHARD PARK, NY – The Franciscan women’s tennis team topped off their incredible run to back-to-back AMCC titles with a sweep of All-AMCC First Team accolades and two of the three major awards as sophomore Madelyn Conrad was named the Player of the Year and head coach Scott Greve earned Coach of the Year honors, as announced by the league office.
  • Binette Named AMCC Player of the Week
    October 23, 2017
    ORCHARD PARK, NY - Junior captain Maria Binette clinched the fifth and deciding point as the Franciscan women's tennis team won back-to-back AMCC titles for the first time in program history and was named the AMCC Player of the Week. 
  • Lady Barons Win Back-to-Back AMCC Titles
    October 22, 2017
    ERIE, Pa. - For the first time in program history, the Franciscan University women’s tennis team is back-to-back AMCC champions, after they defeated Penn St.-Altoona in the finals of Sunday postseason play.
  • Lady Barons Roll to AMCC Championship Match
    October 21, 2017
    ERIE, Pa. - On Saturday at the Westwood Racquet Club in Erie, Pennsylvania, the Franciscan University Lady Barons took the first step toward a second consecutive conference title, defeating the Pitt.-Greensburg Bobcats 9-0 in the semifinals of AMCC postseason play.
  • Lady Barons Earn No. 1 Seed in AMCC Tournament
    October 18, 2017
    STEUBENVILLE – The Franciscan women’s tennis team completed an incredible 2017 regular season campaign and earned the No. 1 seed in the AMCC Championship Tournament. The Lady Barons will host Pitt.-Greensburg on Saturday in the first semifinal match.
  • Conrad Named AMCC Women's Tennis Player of the Week
    October 02, 2017
    ORCHARD PARK, NY – Sophomore Madelyn Conrad capped off her perfect Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference season with her first weekly award of her career as she was named the AMCC Women’s Tennis Player of the Week, Monday afternoon. 
  • Lady Barons Earn Top Seed in AMCC Tournament; Finish Conference Season with a Pair of Sweeps
    October 01, 2017
    BUFFALO, N.Y. – The Franciscan women’s tennis wrapped a perfect season and the No. 1 seed in the upcoming Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference tournament as the Lady Barons swept D’Youville and Medaille, Sunday afternoon.
  • Lady Barons Remain Perfect in the AMCC
    September 29, 2017
    ERIE, Pa. – The Franciscan women’s tennis team continued its hot streak against AMCC teams as the Lady Barons earned their sixth-straight shutout of a conference team with a 9-0 win over Penn St.-Behrend, Friday afternoon.
  • Lady Barons Win Fifth-Straight AMCC Match
    September 28, 2017
    BRADFORD, Pa. – The Franciscan women’s tennis team rolled to its fifth-straight Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference sweep as the Lady Barons defeated Pitt.-Bradford on the road, Thursday evening.
  • Lady Barons Defeats St. Vincent on Senior Day
    September 26, 2017
    STEUBENVILLE - Intent upon improving on their 5-4 overall record, the Lady Barons took to their home Bellview courts on Tuesday, facing visiting non-conference opponent St. Vincent College. The court bore the full force of a characteristically humid Steubenville afternoon, as the Lady Barons celebrated Senior Day both before and after the match.
  • Lady Barons Sweep Mount Aloysius
    September 23, 2017
    CRESSON, Pa. – The Franciscan women’s tennis team got back in the win column after a decisive 9-0 win over Mount Aloysius in AMCC action, Saturday afternoon.
  • Lady Barons Fall to Cedarville, 8-1
    September 21, 2017
    STEUBENVILLE - Looking to improve upon their already positive 4-3 record, the Franciscan University tennis team took to their home courts on Thursday, in a tough matchup against non-conference opponent Cedarville. After the men’s team prematurely concluded their competition against Cedarville counterparts due to rain, the Lady Barons looked to make the most of what proved to be quality competition. 
  • Lady Barons Fall to Catholic
    September 15, 2017
    WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Franciscan women’s tennis team dropped a hard-fought match to Catholic University on Friday.
  • Lady Barons Fall to Allegheny
    September 12, 2017
    STEUBENVILLE - A perfect 27-0 in their last three matches played, the Franciscan University women’s tennis team put their 4-1 record on the line Tuesday against Allegheny College. Under cloudy, threatening skies, the Lady Barons began play at 4:00 p.m., just after team introductions and warm-ups.
  • Lady Barons Roll to Third Straight Win
    September 09, 2017
    GREENSBURG, Pa. - Late Saturday afternoon, the Franciscan University women's tennis team inched a step closer to their second straight AMCC title, clinching a dominant 9-0 win over conference opponent Pitt.-Greensburg.
  • Lady Barons Sweep La Roche
    September 08, 2017
    PITTSBURGH, Pa. – The Franciscan women’s tennis team earned its second-straight shutout of an Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference opponent Friday afternoon as the Lady Barons swept La Roche, 9-0.
  • Lady Barons Open AMCC Action with 9-0 Win
    September 04, 2017
    STEUBENVILLE - After a nail-biting 5-4 loss to Westminster College on Saturday, the Franciscan University women's tennis team put their campaign for a second-straight AMCC Championship back on track, via a decisive 9-0 win against conference opponent Penn St.-Altoona on Monday. 
  • Lady Barons Drop Close Opening Match
    September 01, 2017
    STEUBENVILLE - Under cloudy skies, the Franciscan University women's tennis team took the first step toward defending their 2016 AMCC title, in a 5-4 loss to Westminster College characterized by resilience and immediate player compatibility. Without graduated seniors Claire Haddad and Erin Coyne, the Lady Barons’ fresh identity began to materialize on a frigid Friday afternoon.
  • Greve Announces Incoming Freshman Class
    May 31, 2017
    STEUBENVILLE – Head women’s tennis coach Scott Greve has announced three incoming student-athletes that will make up the class of 2021 for the Lady Barons.