August 13, 2012
Top Moment #2: Women’s Tennis Gets Over Hump to Sweep First SLC Tournament Match
Throughout the summer of 2012, GoIslanders.com will look back at the best moments and athletic performances from the 2011-12 school year.
July 11, 2012
Top Performance #6: Mia Matuszak Seals Deal Against Texas State
Tennis is a game about momentum. The momentum can swing drastically from one side to the other during the same match. No player knows that better than Mia Matuszak during her match against Texas State on March 31.
June 4, 2012
Texas A&M - Corpus Christi to Host Volleyball, Tennis Championships in 2013-14
Texas A&M – Corpus Christi will serve as the host of the Southland Conference Volleyball and Tennis Championships in the 2013-14 school year, the league announced. It will be the first time that the Islanders have hosted the volleyball championship and the third time for the tennis championship.
May 23, 2012
Islanders Tennis’ Nathan Robinson, Mia Matuszak Named Southland All-Academic
Texas A&M – Corpus Christi Men’s Tennis player Nathan Robinson was named to the Southland All-Academic First Team on Wednesday, while Mia Matuszak was named second team on the women’s tennis All-Academic Teams.
April 27, 2012
Women’s Tennis Falls 4-1 to No. 46 SFA in Southland Tournament Semifinals
NACOGDOCHES, Texas – The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s tennis team saw the best season in school history come up just a couple matches short on Friday as they fell by a 4-1 final to regular season Southland Champions No. 46 Stephen F Austin on the Ladyjacks home courts at the Southland Conference Tournament semifinals.
April 26, 2012
Women’s Tennis Looks For First Win In Southland Conference Tournament
In a year of highs for the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s tennis team, the group will be looking to add another first on Thursday in the opening round of the Southland Conference Tournament against Northwestern State.
April 26, 2012
Islanders Win First Southland Conference Tournament Match in Program History
NACOGDOCHES, Texas – The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s tennis team won their first Southland Conference Tournament match in team history on Thursday, beating Northwestern State by a 4-3 final in a four-and-a-half battle that saw them beat the Lady Demons for the first time since 2007. Mia Matuszak gutted out a win at No. 6 singles on a hurt ankle to win the deciding point.
April 24, 2012
Sandra Burges and Chelsea Horan Earn Second Team All-Southland Honors
FRISCO, Texas – Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s tennis had its first ever doubles team recognized for All-Southland on Tuesday when Sandra Burges and Chelsea Horan were named Second Team All-Southland at No. 2 doubles, it was announced by the Southland Conference today.
April 18, 2012
Islanders Tennis Teams Travel To Face Nicholls in Southland Matches
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s and women’s tennis teams will be on the road this week, as the women finish off their regular season on Wednesday against Nicholls in Beaumont, while the men play Nicholls on Wednesday and Lamar on Thursday to close out their regular season. Both the men and women play Nicholls at 12 p.m. on Tuesday, while the men close out their schedule with a 2 p.m. match on Thursday.
April 18, 2012
Women’s Tennis Finishes Most Successful Regular Season in School History
BEAUMONT – The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s tennis program completed its most successful regular season in school history on Wednesday, beating the Nicholls Colonels by a 5-2 final and in a tie for third place in the Southland Conference.
April 15, 2012
Women's Tennis Bounces Lamar, 6-1, Improves to 14-4
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s tennis team posted an impressive 6-1 victory over Lamar on Sunday at the Thomas J. Henry Tennis Center. It was the Islanders’ first-ever victory over the Cardinals, who are perennially at the top of the league, in program history. A&M – Corpus Christi improved to 14-4 and 7-3 in Southland play with the victory.
April 14, 2012
Islanders Women's Tennis Topples McNeese State, 6-1
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s tennis team posted a resounding 6-1 win over McNeese State on Saturday to improve to 13-4 overall and 6-3 in Southland Conference play. With the win, the Islanders have clinched their second straight winning season in league action.
April 7, 2012
Women’s Tennis Earns 6-1 Victory Over Sam Houston in Southland Match
HUNTSVILLE, Texas – The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s tennis team picked up another big victory on Saturday afternoon, taking a 6-1 final over Sam Houston State at the McAdams Tennis Center.
April 5, 2012
Ladyjacks Top Women’s Tennis in Nacogdoches
NACOGDOCHES, Texas – The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s tennis team was unable to match Southland Conference-leading Stephen F. Austin on the road, falling 6-1 against the Ladyjacks at the Schlief Tennis Complex on the SFA campus.
April 3, 2012
Mia Matuszak Named GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week
Junior Mia Matuszak has been named the GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week, presented by Pepsi.
April 1, 2012
UTA Knocks Off Women's Tennis, 5-2
UT Arlington used the momentum from a key doubles point to catapult past the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s tennis team, 5-2, on Sunday at the Thomas J. Henry Tennis Center in front of a crowd of 123. The Islanders, playing without Saturday’s heroine Mia Matuszak due to injury, fell to 11-3 on the season and 4-2 in conference action with the loss, while UTA is now 10-7 overall and 6-2 in the Southland.
March 31, 2012
Matuszak Sends Islanders One Step Closer to Conference Title in 4-3 Win over Texas State
Mia Matuszak rallied from a one-set deficit to come from behind and take a three-set victory to lift the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s tennis team to a 4-3 win over Texas State on Saturday at the Thomas J. Henry Tennis Center. The Islanders improved to 11-2 overall and 4-1 in Southland play to put themselves in contention for the conference title. Texas State is now 10-4 overall and 5-1 in conference.
March 30, 2012
Women's Tennis Hosts Pair of Southland Matches, Campus Kids Day This Weekend
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s tennis team will host a pair of Southland Conference matches this weekend, playing Texas State on Saturday, and facing off against UT Arlington on Sunday afternoon at the Thomas J. Henry Tennis Center. Both matches during the weekend will start at 12 p.m.
March 26, 2012
Women’s Tennis Topples Southeastern Louisiana in Southland Conference Tilt
HOUSTON – The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s tennis team picked up its 10th win of the year on Monday, taking down Southeastern Louisiana 5-1 at a neutral site on the University of Houston campus.
March 22, 2012
Islanders Tennis Splits Dual Matches with UMBC
CORPUS CHRISTI – The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s and women’s tennis teams split a pair of non-conference matches on Thursday afternoon, with the women taking home a 5-2 victory, while the men lost a 4-3 heartbreaker to complete the day.
March 17, 2012
Women’s Tennis Dominates UTPA in Islanders Women’s Team Shootout
CORPUS CHRISTI – The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s tennis team wasted little time taking control of a non-conference match on Saturday, winning 6-0 over Texas – Pan American in the Islanders Women’s Team Shootout.
March 14, 2012
Islanders Women’s Tennis Team Back in Action Wednesday Afternoon
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s tennis team will be back in action this Wednesday afternoon, taking on Southland Conference-rival UTSA at 2 p.m. in a league match at the Thomas J. Henry Tennis Center.
March 14, 2012
Islanders Rally From Doubles Defeat to Take 5-2 Win over UTSA
CORPUS CHRISTI – The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s tennis team used a gritty performance from its entire singles lineup to take a 5-2 victory over UTSA after falling behind following the doubles point.
March 3, 2012
Women’s Tennis Falls in Heartbreaker on the Road
NATCHITOCHES, La. – The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s tennis team dropped a hard-fought, 4-3 match against Northwestern State on Saturday afternoon in a Southland Conference road match. The two teams met in Natchitoches, La. on the campus of NWST.
March 2, 2012
Women’s Tennis Travels to Louisiana Looking to Continue Best Start
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s tennis team will travel to Northwestern State this Saturday for a Southland Conference match in Natchitoches, La. looking to continue the best start in school history. Match time is set for 11 a.m. on the NSU campus.
February 19, 2012
Women’s Tennis Continues Best Start in Program History With 7-0 Win
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s tennis team continued its strong start to the 2012 season on Sunday afternoon, taking a 7-0 final over Prairie View A&M to continue its six-match winning streak. The Islanders have not lost since the opening match against nationally ranked Rice.
February 16, 2012
Women’s Tennis Comes From Behind for Fifth Win of the Year
LAFAYETTE, La. – The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s tennis team picked up its fifth win of the year on Thursday, winning 4-1 over Louisiana – Lafayette at Cajuns Courts on the ULL campus.
February 10, 2012
Islanders Shake Off Rain To Topple St. Mary’s
CORPUS CHRISTI – The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s tennis team was dealt several rain delays on Friday, but the team shrugged it off to take a 6-0 and 5-0 pair of victories over St. Mary’s at the Thomas J. Henry Tennis Center.
February 4, 2012
Islanders Down Central Arkansas to Open Southland Play
DALLAS – The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s tennis team opened Southland Conference play with a 5-2 victory over Central Arkansas on Saturday afternoon. The two teams agreed to meet at a neutral site in Dallas for the league opener.
February 3, 2012
Women’s Tennis Takes to the Road for Southland Opener
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s tennis team will open Southland Conference play on Saturday afternoon in a 2 p.m. match against Central Arkansas. Due to the travel distance, the two teams will meet in Dallas at a neutral site.
February 1, 2012
Meet Your Islanders: Women's Tennis' Stefania Nicolae
Stefania Nicolae is a sophomore at Texas A&M - Corpus Christi and is in her second year of playing tennis. She had an outstanding freshman year with a 13-3 mark, including going 2-0 at No. 2, 1-2 at No. 3, 7-1 at No. 4 and 3-0 at No. 5 singles.
January 28, 2012
Women’s Tennis Falls to Rice in Debut at Thomas J. Henry Tennis Center
CORPUS CHRISTI – The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s tennis team opened the Thomas J. Henry Tennis Center in front of a program-record 241 fans against No. 70 Rice on Saturday afternoon, falling 7-0 to the Owls.
January 27, 2012
Women’s Tennis Set to Host First-Ever Dual Match at Thomas J. Henry Tennis Center
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s tennis team will be making history on Saturday at 2 p.m. when they host the Rice Owls. It will be the first-ever dual match at the Thomas J. Henry Tennis Center, the new state-of-the-art facility for Islanders Tennis.
January 26, 2012
Women’s Tennis Kicks Off Season on the Road Against Prairie View A&M
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s tennis team will be in action for the first time this season when they travel to take on Prairie View A&M at 2 p.m. on Thursday afternoon. The Islanders open the year on the road before returning home for a Saturday afternoon match against No. 70 Rice in the first-ever regular-season match at the Thomas J. Henry Tennis Center.
January 26, 2012
Islanders win 7-0 to Open Season Against Prairie View A&M
PRAIRIE VIEW – The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s tennis team started out the 2012 season in strong fashion, taking a 7-0 victory over Prairie View A&M in a road match on Thursday afternoon. Next up for the Islanders will be the grand opening of the Thomas J. Henry Tennis Center on Saturday at 2 p.m. when the Islanders host No. 70 Rice.
January 11, 2012
Meet Your Islanders: Women's Tennis' Sandra Burges
Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s tennis player Sandra Burges is a second year player who is a native of Zaragoza, Spain. The sophomore finished her first year with a 12-6 record for the Islanders in singles and was 6-3 in doubles matches against Southland competition.
November 28, 2011
Islanders Tennis Announces 2012 Spring Schedules
The nationally-ranked Texas A&M – Corpus Christi’s men’s tennis team and the Islanders women’s tennis team will face challenging 2012 schedules, including home openers at the Thomas J. Henry Tennis Center against national-powerhouse opponents, it was announced today by Director of Tennis Steve Moore.
October 21, 2011
Nicolae, Robinson Shine Against Big 12 Opponents on First Day of ITA Texas Regionals
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi Men's and Women's Tennis Teams completed day one of the ITA Texas Regionals on Friday, picking up wins in both the singles and doubles brackets on both sides. Stefania Nicolae won two main draw matches against opponents from Texas and Texas A&M while Nathan Robinson took a main draw match over a player from Texas Tech to advance to the third round.
October 20, 2011
Islanders Set For Play at ITA Texas Regionals
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi Tennis Teams will be in action this weekend at the annual USTA/ITA Texas Regionals held at Texas A&M and TCU. The events are individual tournaments with bracket play featuring some of the best players in the state from Friday to Tuesday, Oct. 21-25 on the two campuses.
September 18, 2011
Tennis Captures Several Titles at Close of Islanders Open
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi tennis program picked up a handful of titles on Sunday on the final day of the Third-Annual Islanders Open, the first official tournament at the state-of-the-art Thomas J. Henry Tennis Center. The team will add another championship on Tuesday night at 7:30 p.m. at the facility when Aurelien Tave and Matt Westmoreland play to decide the men’s bracket winner.
September 15, 2011
Tennis Holding Third-Annual Islanders Open at Thomas J. Henry Tennis Center
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi Tennis programs will host the Third-Annual Islanders Open starting Friday evening in the first-ever event at the Thomas J. Henry Tennis Center. The men’s and women’s tennis programs will host individual from Houston, Lamar, UTSA, Abilene Christian and the top two junior colleges from the final rankings last year, Laredo Community College and Tyler Junior College, in a full singles and doubles draw.
September 13, 2011
Islanders Prepare to Host First Event at Thomas J. Henry Tennis Center
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s and women’s tennis teams will host the first-ever collegiate competition at the Thomas J. Henry Tennis Center starting on Friday when the Third-Annual Islanders Open begins play at 5 p.m.