Tennis

Women’s Tennis: PCC women looking ahead to postseason

April 21, 2016

By STEVEN FOWLER The Pima Community College women’s tennis team (11-5, 6-2 in ACCAC) closed out the regular season in dominating fashion as it earned a shutout win at Paradise Valley Community College on April 12. Freshman Kelsey Brown shutout her opponent at No. 1 singles winning 6-0, 6-0. Freshman Samantha Ruth defeated her opponent […]

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MEN’S TENNIS: Aztecs’ win streak ends

April 7, 2016

By D.R. WILLIAMS The Pima Community College Aztecs ended their win streak with a shutout loss against Mesa Community College on March 31. Freshman Marc Avalos tried to make it interesting at the No. 1 spot but was beaten in two sets 6-4, 6-2. Freshman Dalton Reisig lost the No. 2 match 6-1, 6-0. Together […]

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WOMEN’S TENNIS: Loss ends three-win streak, but women continue to roll

April 7, 2016

By STEVEN FOWLER The No. 22 Pima Community College women’s tennis team (9-4, 4-2 in ACCAC) had its three- match winning streak snapped on March 31 at No. 12 Mesa Community College. The Aztecs were shut out against the Thunderbirds 9-0. Freshman Kelsey Brown made it tough in the first set of her No. 1 […]

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MEN’S TENNIS: Aztecs fall against Glendale CC

March 24, 2016

By D.R. WILLIAMS Glendale Community College shut out the Pima Community College men’s tennis team 9-0 in competition on May 22. In doubles play, freshmen Marc Avalos and Dalton Reisig played a close match at No. 1 doubles, but lost 9-7. The No. 2 doubles team of freshman Raj Singh Kaila and sophomore Jesus Lopez […]

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WOMEN’S TENNIS: Aztecs sweeps road trip

March 24, 2016

By STEVEN FOWLER The No. 22-ranked Pima Community College women’s tennis team dominated Glendale Community College 9-0 on March 22. The Aztecs also defeated Grossmont College 8-1 on March 16 during a California road trip. Freshman Samantha Ruth won her second consecutive three-set match at No. 2 singles. Freshman Kelsey Brown won her match at […]

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MEN’S TENNIS: Aztecs ready for rebound season

March 10, 2016

By D.R. WILLIAMS The men’s tennis team was swept by Mesa Community College, losing by a score of 9-0 in their conference opener. Freshman Marc Avalos lost his No. 1 singles match 6-1, 6-0. Freshman Dalton Reisig dropped his No. 2 match 6-0, 6-0. Together Avalos and Reisig lost their No. 1 doubles match 8-0. […]

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WOMEN’S TENNIS: Pima Aztecs storm back to the court

March 10, 2016

By STEVEN FOWLER The Pima Community College women’s tennis team (3-2, 1-1 in ACCAC) fell in an ACCAC conference match against No. 6 Mesa Community College on March 1 at the Tucson Racquet Club where the No. 19 ranked Aztecs were shut out 9-0. Freshmen Kelsey Brown and Samantha Ruth fell 8-6 in their No. […]

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WOMEN’S TENNIS: PCC rebounds from loss heading into conference play

February 23, 2016

By STEVEN FOWLER The Pima Community College women’s tennis team (2-1) won a non-conference match on Feb. 21 against a National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics school. The No. 19 ranked Aztecs defeated Hastings College of Nebraska 7-2 at Mesa Community College. Pima won two of its doubles matches and earned the victory with five of […]

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MEN’S TENNIS: Team completes comeback for win

February 11, 2016

By D.R. WILLIAMS Men’s tennis was back in the swing of things on Feb. 6 at Pima’s West Campus as the Aztecs fought back from an early deficit to win the day against a California team, Imperial Valley College. Sophomore Jesus Lopez and freshman Curtis Jeffery secured the team’s first victory at No. 3 doubles […]

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WOMENS TENNIS: Aztecs dominate Imperial Valley

February 11, 2016

By STEVEN FOWLER The Pima Community College women’s tennis team dominated singles and doubles play during its first match of the 2016 season. The Aztecs shut out Imperial Valley College (California) 9-0 at the West Campus on Feb. 6. Freshman Samantha Ruth played at No. 2 singles and won her match 6-0, 6-0. Sophomore Ema Hernandez […]

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Court is in session for men’s tennis

January 28, 2016

By MICKEY RAY LAMB After falling to conference rival Glendale Community College in the 2015 Regional Championship, Pima Community College men’s tennis head coach Brian Ramirez is looking to build off the successes and learn from the disappointments of the previous season. Pima comes into the 2016 season with an entirely new roster of freshman: […]

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TENNIS: Making tennis a fashion

May 7, 2015

By ALFRED DICOCHEA III Freshman Jahnessa Mackey came to Pima Community College from Amphitheater High School for one reason, to play tennis. Thanks to head coach Gretchen Schantz, she now plays for the women’s team. “That’s what actually brought me, is tennis,” Mackey said. “I went to talk to the coach one day, just to […]

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TENNIS: Pima tennis wins championship

May 7, 2015

By ALFRED DICOCHEA III Men’s Tennis Pima Community College’s Men’s Tennis (2-6, 0-6 in ACCAC) finished its season in Glendale at the Regional I tournament. In the first day of the Regional I tournament on April 21, Pima was only able to advance two players to the second day of matches. Sophomores Josh Henkel and […]

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Mackey undefeated in singles

April 23, 2015

By ALFRED DICOCHEA III WOMEN’S TENNIS Pima Community College women’s tennis team (9-8, 6-2 in ACCAC) finished up the regular season on a strong note. Pima won its last five out of six games going into regionals, putting them over .500 overall for the season and four games over .500 in conference play. Pima’s late […]

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Tennis: Men struggle, women hold tight

April 9, 2015

By ALFRED DICHOCHEA III Men’s tennis: Pima Community College men’s tennis team (2-4, 0-4 in ACCAC) is coming off a rough part of the season, having lost every conference match and losing four out six in regular play. Pima traveled up to Mesa to face off against a familiar foe in Mesa Community College on […]

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