Despite youth, Saniuk says women’s tennis set up well for the future

Despite being picked to finish last and second to last in conference, the Omaha men's and women's tennis teams have both gotten off to encouraging starts.
The women's squad is off to a perfect 2-0 after a 7-0 blowout win over Nebraska Wesleyan, followed by a hard fought 4-3 victory over former North Central Conference rival North Dakota.
 


Grigorescu is the key to success for men’s tennis

Ray Koch CONTRIBUTOR Razvan Grigorescu. If you don’t know his name now, you will by the time his tennis career is finished at the University of...

Tennis sets sights on its first year in the Summit League

It will be months before Nebraska weather will allow any tennis outdoors, but on Sunday the UNO men's tennis team got their season underway indoors at the Hanscom Brandeis Tennis Center, and the women aren't far behind.
The men are coming off a season in which they finished 6-13.  The ladies went 7-12 in 2011-12, but at one point were 3-11 before winning four of their last five matches.
It's a new season with many new opponents and many fresh faces, but the goals remain the same.
"Getting better, improving each day," Head Coach Mike Saniuk said.  "Building better players to increase the program."
 


Men’s tennis drops four to end season

When the week began, the UNO men's tennis team was looking at the possibility of going the year without a win over a fellow Division I team. But a 4-3 win over Western Illinois on Monday guaranteed that wouldn't happen.


Grigoreseu struggles at ITA Masters

Sam Lauritsen CONTRIBUTOR The University of Nebraska at Omaha Men’s Tennis team started their season this weekend at the Oracle ITA Masters tournament in Malibu, California...

Women’s tennis wins two of final three

The women's tennis team achieved a team goal by defeating a fellow Division I team on Monday then followed it up with victories in two of their final three matches.


Tennis has strong outing at Bluejay Invitational

Sam Lauritsen CONTRIBUTOR The University of Nebraska at Omaha's men’s tennis team continued its season this weekend by competing in two tournaments. The Mavericks sent Matt...

Saniuk steps into leadership for UNO tennis

A season ago Mike Saniuk took the reins as the head coach of the UNO men's tennis team and coached the Mavs to their best finish in three seasons of play.  UNO men's tennis went 9-9 in 2010/2011, and made it as far as the semifinals of the MIAA conference tournament.