2013-14 Men's Tennis News
August 26, 2014
Butler Tennis Pro-Am Set for Sept. 6
The second annual Butler Bulldog Tennis Pro-Am will be held at the outdoor tennis courts on Saturday, Sept. 6. All proceeds will benefit the men’s and women’s tennis programs.
July 11, 2014
ITA Announces 2014 All-Academic Teams
The Butler men’s tennis team was recognized by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) this week as a 2014 All-Academic Team. Brandon Woods, Billy Weldon, Alex Woldmoe, Tommy Marx, Austin Woldmoe, and Sam O’Neill were among those recognized as scholar athletes, helping the team post a grade point average higher than 3.20.
April 26, 2014
Men’s Tennis Ends Season with 4-1 Win over Villanova
The Butler men's tennis team closed the 2014 season on a high note by defeating the Villanova Wildcats by the final score of 4-1.
April 25, 2014
Butler Falls 4-2 vs. Xavier
The Butler men’s tennis team took a 4-2 loss to Xavier in the opening round of the BIG EAST Tournament. Xavier entered the weekend as the No. 4 seed while Butler was a tough matchup earning the No. 5 seed.
April 22, 2014
Matchups Set for 2014 BIG EAST Tennis Championships
The Butler men's tennis team earned the No. 5 seed in the 2014 BIG EAST Tennis Championships. The Bulldogs will face No. 4 Xavier in the Quarterfinals on Friday, April 25, beginning at 3 p.m.
April 20, 2014
Marquette Defeats Butler in Regular Season Finale
The Marquette Golden Eagles defeated Butler on Sunday afternoon by the final score of 6-1. With the regular season now in the rear view mirror, the Butler men’s tennis team heads into the BIG EAST Tournament with a 10-9 overall record that includes a 1-3 mark against conference foes.
April 19, 2014
Butler Earns BIG EAST Win over Creighton
The men’s tennis team improved to 10-8 overall with an impressive 5-2 win vs Creighton on Saturday afternoon. The Bluejays started the day by earning the doubles point, but the Bulldogs came fighting back to record five wins during singles competition.
April 18, 2014
Men’s Tennis to End Regular Season at Marquette
The Butler men’s tennis team will end the 2014 regular season with a pair of matches at Marquette this weekend. The ‘Dogs will play vs. Creighton (10-6) on Saturday, April 19 and end the road trip with a 10 a.m. match at Marquette (13-8) on Sunday April 20.
April 11, 2014
Men’s Tennis Falls 6-1 to Xavier
The Butler men’s tennis team took a 6-1 loss to Xavier on Friday afternoon. The setback moves the Bulldogs to 0-2 in BIG EAST action with two conference matches remaining on the schedule before the BIG EAST Tournament set for April 24.
April 9, 2014
Butler Earns 4-3 Win over IPFW
The Butler Bulldog men’s tennis team recorded a 4-3 victory at IPFW on Wednesday to improve to 9-7 overall. The ‘Dogs earned the doubles point early in the match which ended up being the game-winning point as each school recorded three single victories.
April 7, 2014
Butler to Play on the Road Before Hosting Xavier
The Butler men's tennis team (8-7) will play two matches this week, going on the road to face in-state opponent IPFW on Wednesday, April 9, and hosting BIG EAST foe Xavier on Friday, April 11, at the Butler Bubble. Action at IPFW will begin at 3 p.m. and the home match against Xavier will start at 1 p.m.
April 5, 2014
Men’s Tennis Ends Weekend Series
The men’s tennis team had two matches this weekend with an away event at Cleveland State and a neutral contest vs. Duquesne. The Vikings earned a 6-1 win over BU while the Dukes claimed a 5-2 victory.
April 2, 2014
Men’s Tennis to Begin April on the Road
The Butler’s men’s tennis team (8-5) will begin the month of April with back-to-back weekend matchups on the road. The team will travel to Cleveland State (10-6) on Friday, April 4, with matches starting at 7 p.m. On Saturday, April 5, Butler will face Duquesne (12-4) at Cleveland State, beginning at 11 a.m.
March 27, 2014
Men’s Tennis Moves to 8-5 with Ball State Setback
The Butler men’s tennis team was defeated by Ball State on Thursday night by the final score of 7-0. The ‘Dogs nearly earned the doubles point, but the Cardinals held off the charge to secure the sweep.
March 26, 2014
Men’s Tennis to Close March with Match at Ball State
Butler closes out the month of March with a road trip to Muncie, Ind. The 8-4 Bulldogs will play at Ball State on Thursday, March 27. The event is scheduled to begin at 3 p.m.
March 19, 2014
Men’s Tennis Records 5-2 Win Over DePauw
The Butler men’s tennis team defeated DePauw on Wednesday afternoon by the final score of 5-2. The Bulldogs swept all three double matches and won the event by earning four wins in single competition.
March 17, 2014
Men’s Tennis to Host DePauw Wednesday
The Butler men’s tennis team will host DePauw on Wednesday, March 19. The match between the Bulldogs and Tigers will begin at 4 p.m.
March 8, 2014
Blue Demons Edge Bulldogs 4-3 in Men’s Tennis
Butler won the doubles point, but DePaul came back to win four of the six singles matchups to earn the 4-3 victory on Saturday afternoon. The BIG EAST matchup now has Butler 7-4 overall while DePaul improves to 3-9.
March 6, 2014
Men’s Tennis Opens BIG EAST Action at DePaul
The Butler men’s tennis team will return to action with a March 8 match at DePaul. The Bulldogs will face the Blue Demons at 2 p.m. on Saturday marking their first-ever BIG EAST match.
February 23, 2014
Bulldogs Win Cross-Town Match vs. IUPUI
The Butler Bulldog men’s tennis team improved to 7-3 overall with a 5-2 win over the IUPUI Jaguars. The ‘Dogs won the doubles point and went on to ice the victory with a strong showing from the bottom part of the lineup.
February 22, 2014
Bulldogs Edge Rockets 4-3 at the Bubble
The Butler men’s tennis team won a highly competitive match over Toledo on Saturday by the final score of 4-3. The Bulldogs won the doubles point by a slim margin and then dominated the bottom half of the lineup in singles competition to earn their sixth win of the season.
February 20, 2014
Huskies Sweep Bulldogs 7-0
The Butler men's tennis team was defeated by Northern Illinois on Thursday night by the final score of 7-0. With the loss, the team drops to 5-3 while the Huskies improved to 8-3 overall which includes an 8-0 record at the Boylan Tennis Center.
February 19, 2014
Men’s Tennis to Face MAC Opponents before Playing IUPUI
The men’s tennis team will play Northern Illinois, Toledo and IUPUI this week. The first match will be played at Northern Illinois on Thursday, Feb. 20. The weekend will feature a home match vs. Toledo on Saturday followed by a cross-town match vs. IUPUI at the Five Seasons Racquet Club on Sunday.
February 15, 2014
ASA Upsets Butler 5-2
Butler tasted defeat for just the second time this season with a 5-2 setback at the Butler Bubble vs. ASA. The JUCO national runner-ups from last season won a tight contest after losing the doubles point to the Bulldogs early in the day.
February 14, 2014
Men’s Tennis to Host Avengers Saturday
The Butler men’s tennis team will host the ASA Avengers at 2 p.m. this Saturday, Feb. 15. Winners of five-straight, Butler will be looking to make it two in a row vs. ASA as the Bulldogs defeated the Avengers 6-1 last year.
February 12, 2014
Bulldogs Earn 5-2 Win vs. Indianapolis
The Butler men’s tennis team handed Indianapolis their first loss of the 2014 season with a 5-2 victory over the Greyhounds on Wednesday afternoon. With the win, Butler improves to 5-1 on the year.
February 11, 2014
Men’s Tennis to Host Indianapolis Wednesday
The Butler men’s tennis team is off to a great start to the 2014 season as the Bulldogs enter Wednesday’s match vs. Indianapolis with a 4-1 overall record. Winners of four-straight, Butler’s only setback this year came at No. 5 Ohio State in the regular season opener.
February 8, 2014
Bulldogs Sweep Bradley 7-0
The Butler men’s tennis team continued to play at a high-level on Saturday by defeating the Bradley Braves by the final score of 7-0. The team is now 4-1 overall, early in the 2014 season.
February 7, 2014
Men’s Tennis Pushes for Fourth-Straight Win
The Butler men’s tennis team will host Bradley this weekend at the Butler Bubble. Action is scheduled to begin at 1:00 p.m.
February 1, 2014
Men’s Tennis Beats Valparaiso 5-2
The Butler men’s tennis team improved to 3-1 on the year with a 5-2 victory over Valparaiso on Saturday afternoon.
January 31, 2014
Bulldogs Earn 4-3 Win at Dayton
The Butler men’s tennis team improved to 2-1 on the year with a hard-fought, one-point victory at Dayton on Friday afternoon. After losing the doubles point, Butler came back to tie the match during singles play. The deciding match came down to No. 6 Singles where Alex Woldmoe pulled out a close three-set win.
January 30, 2014
Men’s Tennis in Action this Weekend
A week after securing their first win of the season, the Butler men’s tennis team will travel to Dayton on Friday, Jan. 31 and end the weekend with a home match vs. Valparaiso on Saturday, Feb. 1 at the Butler Bubble. Each match will begin at 2 p.m.
January 24, 2014
Bulldogs Take Home Opener over YSU 5-2
The Butler men’s tennis team recorded their first win of the year with a 5-2 victory over Youngstown State on Friday afternoon. The Bulldogs took the doubles point and went on to win four of the six singles matches.
January 23, 2014
Men’s Tennis to Host Youngstown State in Home Opener
Just two days after facing No. 5 Ohio State in the 2014 season opener, the Butler men’s tennis team will host Youngstown State at the Butler Bubble on Friday, Jan. 24. Action is slated to begin at 3 p.m.
January 22, 2014
Bulldogs Fall 7-0 at No. 5 Ohio State
The 2014 indoor tennis season got underway Wednesday as the men’s tennis team traveled to the Varsity Tennis Center to face No. 5 Ohio State in a head-to-head matchup. The nationally-ranked Buckeyes defeated Butler 7-0.
January 21, 2014
Men’s Tennis to Open Season at No. 5 Ohio State
The Butler men’s tennis team will open the 2014 season with a road match at No. 5 Ohio State on Wednesday, Jan. 22. The match between the Bulldogs and the Buckeyes will begin at 12:00 p.m. at the Varsity Indoor Tennis Center.
December 10, 2013
Butler Tennis to Host Nike Tennis Summer Camps
Nike Tennis Camps welcomes a new overnight summer camp at Butler University for the summer of 2014! This junior tennis camp is co-directed by Tayo Bailey and Parker Ross, head tennis coaches for Butler University's women's and men's teams.
November 11, 2013
Men’s Tennis Volunteers with HCCTA to Host Youth Clinics
The Butler men’s tennis team is volunteering with the Hamilton County Community Tennis Association (HCCTA) to host youth tennis clinics. Student-athletes are helping out every Sunday for the next six weeks to host the youth clinics in the Butler Bubble on campus.
October 16, 2013
Bulldogs Complete ITA Ohio Valley Regional
The Butler men’s tennis team competed in the USTA/ITA Ohio Valley Regional Championships over the weekend. The team of Austin and Alex Woldmoe led the Bulldogs in doubles play while Pulok Bhattacharya led the way in singles.
October 10, 2013
Ohio Valley Regional Up Next for Men’s Tennis
The Butler men’s tennis team will compete in the USTA/ITA Ohio Valley Regional Championships this weekend. The four-day tournament will be hosted by the Tennessee Volunteers and will begin on Friday morning at 8:30 a.m.
October 4, 2013
Bulldogs Compete at Ball State Invite
The Butler men’s tennis team added a fall invitational to the schedule as they traveled to Ball State this weekend. Head Coach Parker Ross only took four student-athletes to the competition, but all four Bulldogs played well over the weekend.
September 20, 2013
Men’s Tennis Concludes Purdue Fall Invite
Butler was one of 20 teams to compete in the Purdue Fall Invitational over the weekend. The three-day event was held at the Schwartz Tennis Center from Sept. 20-22.
September 13, 2013
Bulldogs Place Second at River Forest Invite
The Butler men’s tennis team competed in the River Forest Collegiate Invitational over the weekend to begin their fall season. The Bulldogs performed well in the invitational earning 52 points in their respective flights to earn second place overall.
September 12, 2013
Men’s Tennis to Begin Fall Season
The Butler men’s tennis program will compete in the River Forest Collegiate Invitational this weekend. The invite will be held from Sept. 13-14 at the River Forest Tennis Club in River Forest, Ill.
August 27, 2013
Men’s Tennis Tryouts Set for Thursday
INDIANAPOLIS, IND. – The Butler men’s tennis program will hold open tryouts for the upcoming season on Thursday, Aug. 29.
July 30, 2013
BU Tennis Squads Hosting Pro-Am
The Butler men's and women's tennis programs are hosting a pro-am event at Butler Sept. 6-7. Click here for more information.
July 17, 2013
Butler Men's Tennis Announces 2013-14 Schedule
Nine home matches, four contests against BIG EAST opponents and a league tournament at the USTA National Tennis Center highlight the 2013-14 Butler men's tennis schedule.