2011-12 Women's Tennis Releases
April 14, 2012
Willamette Keeps PLU Winless in NWC Women's Tennis
SALEM, Ore. - Pacific Lutheran saw its 2012 women's tennis season come to an end on Saturday with an 8-1 loss to Willamette at the Willamette tennis courts.
April 13, 2012
Boxers Sweep Aside PLU in Women's Tennis
FOREST GROVE – Pacific wrapped up the 2012 regular season just as it began on Friday afternoon with a 9-0 sweep of Pacific Lutheran in Northwest Conference women’s tennis action at the Holce Tennis Courts.
April 10, 2012
Women's Tennis Closes 2012 Season on the Road
Pacific Lutheran women’s tennis will conclude its 2012 spring season on the road in Oregon for a rematch against conference foes Pacific University and Willamette University
April 7, 2012
Lewis & Clark Rallies Past Lutes for Tennis Win
Pacific Lutheran won all three doubles points, but Lewis & Clark won five of the six singles matches to take a 5-4 Northwest Conference women's tennis win on Saturday at Sprinker Tennis Center.
April 6, 2012
Bruins Defeat PLU in Women's Tennis
PARKLAND - George Fox kept Pacific Lutheran winless in Northwest Conference women's tennis this season with an 8-1 victory over the Lutes on Friday afternoon at Sprinker Tennis Center.
April 5, 2012
PLU Closes Out Home Schedule With Two Matches
The Pacific Lutheran University women's tennis team wraps up its 2012 home schedule with matches against George Fox University and Lewis and Clark College.
April 4, 2012
Lutes Drop Women's Tennis Match to Loggers
Pacific Lutheran dropped a 7-2 Northwest Conference women's tennis match to visiting Puget Sound on Wednesday afternoon.
March 29, 2012
La Verne Tops Pacific Lutheran in Women's Tennis
CLAREMONT, Calif. - Four days after their originally scheduled match was postponed by rain, the University of La Verne defeated the visiting Pacific Lutheran Lutes, 7-2, in a non-conference women's tennis match played Thursday at The Claremont Club.
March 28, 2012
Newell Gives PLU Its Only Point Against Occidental
GLENDALE, Calif. - Leah Newell defeated Rachel Buckner in singles play Wednesday afternoon but that was Pacific Lutheran's only team point as the Lutes dropped an 8-1 non-conference women's tennis decision to Occidental at Scholl Canyon.
March 27, 2012
Women's Tennis Beats Biola for First Victory
LA MIRADA, Calif. - Pacific Lutheran continued to show improvement as the women's tennis season progressed, and the team's hard work paid off Tuesday in an 8-1 win over the host Biola University Eagles.
March 26, 2012
Women's Tennis Falls to Cal Lutheran
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. – Playing their first match on their spring break trip to California after a Sunday afternoon rainout, Pacific Lutheran dropped an 8-1 women's tennis decision to Cal Lutheran at the Poulson Tennis Center on Monday.
March 25, 2012
Women's Tennis Rained Out in California - Seriously!
Pacific Lutheran was supposed to have played the University of La Verne in a non-conference women's tennis match on Sunday afternoon, but the match was postponed to Thursday by - of all things in Southern California - rain.
March 20, 2012
Women's Tennis California Bound at Spring Break
The Pacific Lutheran women’s tennis will be spending spring break in Southern California for four non-conference matches beginning against the University of La Verne at 4 p.m. this Sunday in La Verne, Calif.
March 17, 2012
Lutes Fall to Lewis & Clark in Women's Tennis
PORTLAND, Ore. - Pacific Lutheran came to the Lewis & Clark Tennis Dome on Saturday looking for its first win of the season, but instead the Lutes came up short by a 7-2 score to the host Lewis & Clark Pioneers.
March 15, 2012
PLU Seeks First Win in Oregon
Pacific Lutheran will travel to Oregon in search of its first conference victory against Lewis & Clark, the only scheduled match for the weekend.
March 10, 2012
Lutes Come Up Just Short of Win in Women's Tennis
PARKLAND - Pacific Lutheran continued to show improvement this season during Saturday's Northwest Conference women's tennis match against Willamette, but the Bearcats nonetheless prevailed by a 5-4 score at Sprinker Tennis Center.
March 9, 2012
Pacific Defeats PLU in Five-Hour Tennis Match
PARKLAND - In a Northwest Conference women's match that last five hours Friday, the visiting Pacific Boxers survived several tiebreakers and three-set singles matches to defeat Pacific Lutheran, 7-2, at Sprinker Tennis Center.
March 7, 2012
PLU Women's Tennis Hosts Two NWC Matches
Pacific Lutheran returns home this weekend for a pair of Northwest Conference women's tennis matches at Sprinker Tennis Center. The Lutes are looking for their first victory of the season.
March 3, 2012
Lutes Unable to Get Past George Fox, Fall 6-3
BEAVERTON, Ore. - Leah Newell and Cora Wigen both rallied from one-set deficits to win three-set singles matches, but host George Fox came out on top of Pacific Lutheran, 6-3, in a Northwest Conference women's tennis match played Saturday morning at Tualatin Hills Tennis Center.
March 3, 2012
Linfield Remains Unbeaten With Win Over Lutes
McMINNVILLE, Ore. - Linfield remained unbeaten and kept Pacific Lutheran winless in women's tennis with an 8-1 Northwest Conference victory on Friday.
March 1, 2012
Tennis Teams Join Sprinker in Weekly Promotion
The Pacific Lutheran women's and men's tennis teams are proud to join up with Sprinker Tennis Center to announce the 2012 Lute of the Week/Little Lute of the Week promotion.
February 29, 2012
Lutes Out on the Road in Search of First Win
Pacific Lutheran, winless after four matches this season, heads to Oregon for a pair of Northwest Conference matches scheduled for Friday afternoon and Saturday morning starts.
February 28, 2012
Pictures from PLU Tennis Practice at Sprinker
Pacific Lutheran University campus photographer John Froschauer took pictures at recent PLU men's and women's tennis team practice sessions at the teams' new home, Sprinker Recreation Center.
February 25, 2012
Whitworth Proves Too Much for PLU to Handle
PARKLAND – Pacific Lutheran knew it would have its hands full Saturday afternoon when it faced the Whitworth Pirates in a Northwest Conference women’s tennis match at Sprinker Recreation Center.
February 24, 2012
Whitman Sweeps PLU in Women's Tennis
Whitman dropped only five games in doubles and swept through singles without dropping a set in defeating Pacific Lutheran, 9-0, in a Northwest Conference women's tennis match played Friday at Sprinker Recreation Center.
February 23, 2012
Women Netters Open Home Season This Weekend
Whitman and Whitworth will be in town this weekend as Pacific Lutheran opens the home portion of its 2012 women's tennis season. The Lutes will play their matches at Sprinker Recreation Center on C Street south of the PLU campus.
February 15, 2012
PLU Women's Tennis Opens Season at Puget Sound
Pacific Lutheran starts its 2012 women's tennis schedule this afternoon with a non-conference match against a conference opponent - Puget Sound. The event is scheduled to start at 4 p.m.
February 15, 2012
Women's Tennis Falls to Puget Sound
TACOMA - Cora Wigen won a super-tiebreaker at No. 3 singles but that was Pacific Lutheran's only victory as the Lutes dropped an 8-1 non-conference women's tennis decision to Puget Sound on Wednesday at the UPS Tennis Pavilion.
February 14, 2012
2012 Women's Tennis Season Outlook
Pacific Lutheran enters the 2012 spring season with aspirations of improving from last year’s dual match performance.
October 4, 2011
Learning Experience for PLU at ITA Regionals
SALEM, Ore. - It was a learning experience for the Pacific Lutheran women's tennis contingent that competed last weekend at the USTA/ITA Regional Championships hosted by Willamette University.
October 2, 2011
Lutes Bumped Out of Singles Play at ITA Regional
SALEM, Ore. - It was a difficult first day Saturday for the Pacific Lutheran women's tennis players, as all four lost their opening singles matches at the 2011 USTA/ITA Regional Championships hosted by Willamette University.
September 30, 2011
PLU Women's Tennis Ready for ITA Regionals
Pacific Lutheran will send four tennis players to compete in the Wilson/ITA Falls Women's Northwest Regional Championships scheduled for Saturday through Monday, Oct. 1-3, in Salem, Ore.