Congratulations Austin!

May 25th, 2010

Congratulations to Austin Krajicek for being named the 2010 ITA National Player to Watch on Tuesday! Photo credit to: Colette Lewis, who runs the ZooTennis website and is one of the most avid supporters of junior and college tennis in the national media Here is a link to her website:

A Tale Of Two Lefties

May 25th, 2010

Texas A&M junior All-Americans Austin Krajicek and Jeff Dadamo will compete in the 2010 NCAA Division I Men’s Tennis Singles and Doubles Championship to be held on Tuesday and Wednesday at the Dan Magill Tennis Complex in Athens, Ga. The picture above was taken during the 2009 Wilson/ITA Texas Regional Championships held in Aggieland in [...]

Doubles Dog Fight

May 21st, 2010

It’s not a shock the doubles point was a dog fight between Texas A&M and Baylor, especially tiebreakers at the No. 1 and No. 2 lines. It took close to an hour and a half for the Aggies to take the 1-0 lead into singles for the third time this season versus the Bears. Senior [...]

Live Scoring Available

May 21st, 2010

Click This Link To Go To Live Scoring It’s 7 p.m. (ET) and we just arrived to the indoor site and it looks like the NCAA committee will give both teams 30 minutes to warm up. There are eight courts available at the facility. Three courts will be used first for doubles and then the [...]

Going Indoors

May 21st, 2010

It was rain, rain, rain today at the Dan Magill Tennis Complex. After the traditional pre-match meal at Jason’s Deli, the Aggies headed to the practice courts in preparation for the Bears. We were scheduled to begin doubles play on the main courts before ominous clouds hovered over the tennis stadium and fans and players [...]

NCAA Day One Update

May 21st, 2010

Due to a rain delay with early morning matches moved indoors, the Texas A&M men’s tennis team’s Round of 16 match versus Baylor has been pushed back an hour and is still scheduled to be played outdoors at the Dan Magill Tennis Complex in Athens, Ga. The match will not start before 4 p.m. (ET) [...]

Hoop Dreams

May 21st, 2010

Here is a video clip of junior Alexey Grigorov warming up to play H-O-R-S-E with our host families’ sons and their friend Thomas. Prior to my filming (which made him a little self-conscious), Griggy showed off some pretty sweet Air Jordan-type moves going to the rack. Coach Turgeon watch out for this gritty Russian next [...]

Southern Hospitality

May 20th, 2010

One of the best parts of traveling to the NCAA Championships is the opportunity to enjoy the local scenery and meet new people away from the tennis courts. Tonight, we were treated to some good ‘ole Southern hospitality about 15 minutes away from campus at the home of the Strickland’s, our host family in Athens. [...]

Baylor Preview

May 20th, 2010

John Lewis, a sophomore transfer from the University of Alabama, gives us his take on the upcoming Round of 16 matchup with Baylor. Lewis grew up in SEC country in nearby Birmingham, Alabama, which is only three hours driving distance from Athens. After playing soccer and football growing up, he started playing tennis only to [...]

Dressed For Success

May 19th, 2010

The Aggies looking all dapper suited up prior to attending the 2010 NCAA Division I Men’s and Women’s Tennis Championships Team Banquet on the University of Georgia campus on May 19. These young men are good ambassadors, not only for the Aggie Tennis program, but our university. They are a joy to work with and [...]