Fighting Illini Tennis

Illinois Men’s Tennis To Host 2020 ITA Kick-Off Weekend

URBANA, June 13, 2019 (Press Release) Fighting Illini men’s tennis will be one of the 15 hosts for the 2020 ITA Kick-Off Weekend on Jan. 24-25, 2020 at Atkins Tennis Center. Through an annual tournament draft held last Thursday, it was […]

Kovacevic Earns ITA All-American Status

URBANA, May 31, 2019 (Press Release) Junior Aleks Kovacevic adds 2019 ITA All-America singles honors to his growing list of accomplishments, as announced by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) on Thursday afternoon. Kovacevic earned the honor after reaching the semifinals […]

No. 15 Illini Fall To No. 24 California In NCAA Second Round

URBANA, May 5, 2019 (Press Release) No. 15 Illinois men’s tennis team put up a strong fight, but it wasn’t enough in a 4-1 loss to 24th-ranked California in the second round of the NCAA Tournament on Saturday afternoon. “California […]

No. 15 Illinois Rolls Past Western Michigan Into Second Round

URBANA, May 4, 2019 (Press Release) The 15th-seeded Illinois men’s tennis team advanced to the second round of the NCAA Championships on Friday, sweeping the Western Michigan Broncos, 4-0, at the Khan Outdoor Tennis Complex. During the NCAA Tournament, Illinois […]

Brown, Kovacevic Selected For NCAA Singles Championship

URBANA, May 3, 2019 (Press Release) Just a day after the Fighting Illini men’s tennis team earned their 24th bid into the NCAA Tournament, junior Aleks Kovacevic and sophomore Alex Brown will represent the Orange and Blue at the 2019 […]

Illinois Men’s Tennis Awarded No. 15 Seed For NCAA Tournament

URBANA, April 30, 2019 (Press Release) As announced by the selection committee on Monday night, the Illinois men’s tennis team received the No. 15 seed in the 2019 NCAA Men’s Tennis Tournament and will host the NCAA First and Second Rounds […]

No. 15 Illinois Win 4-2 Thriller; Advance to Semifinals

ANN ARBOR, April 27, 2019 (Press Release)  The No. 15-ranked Illinois men’s tennis team topped Purdue with a dramatic 4-2 victory in the quarterfinals of the 2019 Big Ten Tournament on Friday at the Varsity Tennis Center in Ann Arbor, […]