April 9, 2013
HOWARD MENâS TENNIS DROPS 4-0 DECISION TO GEORGE MASON
The Howard University menâs tennis team concluded its seven-game homestand with a 4-0 loss to George Mason on Tuesday, April 9 at Banneker Tennis Courts in Washington, D.C.
April 7, 2013
BISON FALL IN THREE STRAIGHT
The Howard Bison struggled to pull out a win against three of their past opponents. University of Maryland-Baltimore County, Coppin State and Longwood during three consecutive days of competition.
March 30, 2013
HAMPTON TAKE REINS OVER HOWARD
The Howard University men’s tennis team (1-4) dropped a 4-0 decision to the Pirates of Hampton University on Saturday, March 30 in Washington, D.C.
March 23, 2013
HOWARD MEN’S TENNIS SPLITS IN WEEKEND MEAC ACTION
The Howard University men’s tennis team went 1-1 during Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference weekend action defeating Maryland Eastern Shore 7-0 on Saturday, March 23 and falling 4-0 to Morgan State on Friday, March 22.
February 4, 2012
Men's Tennis Opens 2012 Campaign With Loss To Navy
Howard men tennis started their dual match season without the service of number 1, Omar Haloui (injury) against US Naval Academy (5-1). The Bison started the match down a point due to not fielding a sixth singles player. However, the team battled hard in doubles. Senior Eric Chavous and freshman Spencer Mitchell were downed by Navy's Calvin Marks and Peter Mc Donald 8-3. Seniors Devard Wharton and Khyrie Alleyne lost to Navy's Anderson Walls and Mark Reb, 8-5.
January 10, 2012
M/W Tennis Teams Picked First in MEAC Northern Division
The Howard University men's and women's tennis teams have been picked first in the MEAC Northern Division.
November 11, 2011
Howard Coach Strickland To Receive Grant
Howard University head men’s and women’s tennis coach Larry Strickland has been selected as one of 10 coaches named to be a recipient of the 2011 USTA Multicultural grants.
June 23, 2011
Seven Members of the Howard Tennis Team Achieve National ITA Scholar-Athlete Award Status
Five women and two men qualified for Intercollegiate Tennis Association’s 2011 National ITA Scholar-Athlete’s Award. The award is given annually tennis student-athletes who are varsity letter winners, have a grade point average of 3.5 or above (on a 4.0 scale) for the current academic year, and have been enrolled at their present school for at least 2 semesters.
April 20, 2011
Student-Athletes Honored at Annual Athletics Ceremony
WASHINGTON, DC – Kyle Riley and Saadia Doyle highlighted the honorees as they were named Howard’s male and female athletes of the year at the annual Bison Awards Ceremony held on April 19, 2011. In addition, over 50 other student athletes were honored for their athletic and academic achievements.
April 15, 2011
Bison Knocked Off by Norfolk State in Quarterfinals
RALEIGH, N.C. – The Bison were upset by Norfolk State 4-1 in quarterfinal action of the MEAC Championship.
April 14, 2011
Strickland Named MEAC Coach of the Year; Four Bison Receive All-Conference Honors
NORFOLK, VA – Larry Strickland was named the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Coach of the Year for the second consecutive season. All awards were voted on by the conference’s head coaches and sports information directors.
April 12, 2011
Men's and Women's Tennis Clinch Northern Division Title
NORFOLK, VA – The Howard Univ. men’s and women’s tennis teams clinched the MEAC Divisional title and will enter the tournament as the top seed from the North
April 9, 2011
Bison Topped by Longwood
FARMVILLE, VA – The Howard Univ. men’s tennis team wrapped up its regular season with a 6-1 loss to the Longwood Lancers on Sat. April 9.
April 6, 2011
Bison swept by James Madison
HARRISONBURG, Va., April 6, 2011 – The Howard tennis team dropped a 7-0 decision on the road to James Madison on Wednesday afternoon at Hillside Courts.
April 1, 2011
Christopher Brown Receives Weekly Honors
NORFOLK, VA - Christopher Brown was named the MEAC Men's Tennis Player of the Week announced the conference office.
March 26, 2011
Bison Nab a Victory Against Morgan State
Baltimore, MD- Howard University Men’s tennis program proved to be too much for Morgan State University to handle this past Saturday. The Bison defeated the Bears with a final score of 5-2 in Baltimore, Maryland.
March 23, 2011
Howard Fights Hard but is Outlasted by Georgetown
Washington, DC- The Howard University men’s tennis team fell to Georgetown (5-7) in a close match-up. The Bison were defeated with a final score of 4-3 at the McDonough Outdoor Tennis Complex.
February 13, 2011
M. Tennis Soar to First Win
DURHAM, N.C. - The Howard men’s tennis team compiled a successful slate of competition in Durham, N.C. as they notched their first win of the season over North Carolina Central.
February 5, 2011
Howard Swept by Navy
ANNAPOLIS, MD - The Howard men’s tennis team were swept, 7-0 by undefeated Navy in a full swing of doubles and singles matches on Saturday, Feb. 5 at the Toes Family Tennis Center in Annapolis, Md.
January 28, 2011
Bison Still Searching For a Win
The Howard men’s tennis team suffered a difficult weekend after falling to Virginia Commonwealth University, 5-0, Norfolk State, 3-2, and University of Maryland, 5-0.
January 27, 2011
Howard Tennis Campus Kids Day vs. Norfolk State
The Howard University men's and women's tennis teams will host its USTA Campus Kids' Day against Norfolk State on Jan. 29, 2011 at the Southeast Tennis and Learning Center.
January 22, 2011
M. Tennis Swept by Old Dominion in Season Opener
The Howard University men’s tennis team was swept by Old Dominion, 7-0 in its season opener.
April 17, 2010
Florida A&M Holds Off Howard in MEAC Semifinals
The No. 2 Howard men's tennis team played a tough match against No. 1 Florida A&M, but the Rattlers held on for the 4-0 victory in the semifinals of the MEAC Championship.
April 16, 2010
Howard Outlasts Bethune-Cookman In MEAC Tournament
The No. 2 Howard men's tennis squad captured four consecutive singles points to fuel a 4-3 win over No. 3 Bethune-Cookman in the opening round of the MEAC Championship on Friday. The Bison move on to face No. 1 Florida A&M in the semifinals on Saturday at noon.
April 10, 2010
Men's Tennis Falls in Home Finale
Howard fell 6-1 to Longwood in its final home match on Saturday.
April 9, 2010
George Washington Takes Down Howard
George Washington defeated Howard, 7-0 in a non-conference men's tennis decision Friday morning at Mount Vernon Tennis Courts.
April 8, 2010
George Diggs Named MEAC Tennis Athlete of the Week
Junior George Diggs (Beaux Bridge, La./Twerlings Catholic H.S.) was named the MEAC Tennis Athlete of the Week, the conference announced today.
April 7, 2010
Women's Tennis Earns No. 1 Seed at MEAC Championship; Bison Men Earn No. 2 Seed
The Howard women's team earned a No. 1 seed at the upcoming MEAC Championship, slated for April 16-18 at the Millbrook Tennis Center in Raleigh, N.C. HU finished 5-0 in conference play and won their first MEAC divisional title. The men's squad earned a No. 2 seed after posting a 4-1 league record.
April 6, 2010
Howard Falls to Georgetown in Non-Conference Action
Howard dropped a 7-0 non-conference men's tennis decision to Georgetown on Tuesday at the McDonough Outdoor Tennis Complex.
April 3, 2010
Hampton Edges Howard in MEAC North Battle
Hampton defeated Howard, 5-2 on Saturday in a battle for first place in the MEAC Northern Division. The Bison men preceded the Hampton loss with wins over UMES and Delaware State and wrapped up league action at 4-1.
March 30, 2010
Bison Edged By Mount 4-3
Omar Haloui, George Diggs and Eric Chavous all posted singles victories, but Mount St. Mary's edged Howard 4-3 in a non-conference match on Tuesday at the MSM Tennis Courts.
March 28, 2010
Howard Falls to Navy
Howard dropped a 7-0 non-conference decision to Navy on Sunday at the Tose Family Tennis Center.
March 27, 2010
Bison Remain Undefeated in Conference Play
The Howard men's tennis team rolled over Morgan State, 5-2 to remain undefeated in conference play on Saturday at Banneker Courts.
March 25, 2010
George Mason Defeats Howard 5-2
Despite singles victories from Omar Haloui and George Diggs, Howard dropped a 5-2 decision to George Mason on Wednesday at the RAC tennis courts.
March 23, 2010
Howard Blanks Coppin State in MEAC Opener
The Howard men's tennis team blanked Coppin State, 7-0 in the conference opener for the Bison on Sunday afternoon at Druid Hill Park.
March 20, 2010
Bison Drop Match to Richmond
Howard picked up a win in singles action but it was not enough as HU fell 6-1 to the University of Richmond on Saturday.
March 11, 2010
Men's Tennis Downed by UMBC
UMBC downed Howard 7-0 in a non-conference match on Thursday at the UMBC Tennis Complex.
February 27, 2010
#66 William & Mary Tops Howard
The Howard men's tennis team traveled to Williamsburg, Va. on Saturay to face against the nationally ranked William & Mary Tribe, but fell 7-0 in the rescheduled match.
February 17, 2010
Wharton Named MEAC Tennis Rookie of the Week
Devard Wharton (Christ Church, Barbados/Laurel Springs H.S.) was named the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) men's tennis Rookie of the Week, it was announced today.
February 14, 2010
Bison Bow to Highlanders
The NJIT men's tennis team defeated Howard 7-0 in a non-conference match at the Bogota Racquet Club on Saturday.
February 12, 2010
Tennis Schedule Changes Announced
The Howard women's tennis match scheduled for Friday, Feb. 12 has been moved to Thursday, Feb. 25 at 3 pm. Saturday's road contest against NJIT has been changed to a 6 p.m. start time and the location was moved to Bogota Racquet Club in Bogota N.J.
February 4, 2010
Men's Tennnis Match vs. Navy Rescheduled; William & Mary Postponed
The Howard men's tennis match scheduled for Saturday has been moved to Sunday, March 28 at 3:30 pm. The match has been rescheduled due to the impending major snowstorm expected to hit the Mid-Atlantic region.
February 2, 2010
Tennis Drops Season Opener
The Bison men's tennis team dropped its season opener to Maryland Sunday afternoon in College Park, Md.
January 14, 2010
Bison Picked Second in MEAC Preseason Poll
The Howard men's and women's tennis squads were picked second in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) preseason poll, it was announced yesterday.
November 4, 2009
Bison Tennis Teams Volunteer at Banneker Center
Members of the Howard University tennis team and the Bison coaching staff helped put the fun in the Banneker Recreation Center Halloween Party on Saturday, Oct. 31.
September 29, 2009
Howard Announces 2009-10 Mens Tennis Schedule
For the mens tennis team, this year is no different than past seasonsthe objective is to win. The team plans to fill out its roster in January by adding two more players to the lineup. Head Tennis Coach Larry Strickland aims to build onto a very solid team this year.
August 13, 2009
Bison Netters Earn ITA Awards for 13th Consecutive Year
Four members of the Howard University tennis team were named All-Academic Scholar-Athletes by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA), the governing body of collegiate tennis. Whitney Ambush (women's tennis), Christopher Brown (men's tennis), Eric Chavous (men's tennis) and Chad Jones (men's tennis) received the honor based on their work on the court and in the classroom.
April 17, 2009
Gee Picks Up Win at MEAC Championship
Michael Gee wrapped up his senior campaign with a win at No. 1 singles versus Florida A&M on Friday during play at the MEAC Championship. The Bison dropped the matchup, 4-0.
April 16, 2009
Gee, Moore Garner All-Conference Honors
Senior Michael Gee (Staten Island, N.Y./Clemson) and freshman Ashley Moore (Miami, Fla./Gulliver Prep) garnered All-MEAC honors, the conference announced today. Gee was named to the All-MEAC first team while Moore collected All-MEAC second team honors.
April 15, 2009
Fields Set for 2009 MEAC Tennis Championship
Officials at the MEAC Conference announced the fields for the 2009 MEAC Tennis Championship, set to begin Friday, April 17 in Raleigh, N.C. The Lady Bison were selected as the two seed in the north, while the men's squad qualified as the third seed.
April 13, 2009
Haloui Wins No. 3 Singles vs. Richmond
Freshman Omar Haloui defeated Matt Feeley at No. 3 singles during play versus Richmond on Monday. The Bison dropped the match, 6-1.
April 12, 2009
Morgan State Edges Howard in Conference Finale
The Bison men's tennis team concluded their MEAC schedule with a loss to beltway rival Morgan State. The Bears left the nations capital with a 4-3 win.