Established tennis coach takes on new director title

September 12, 2018

  Longtime tennis coach Paul Kostin has stepped up and taken on the position of VCU’s newest tennis director, leaving Anthony Rossi to lead the men’s team after spending one season with the Rams as an assistant coach.   Kostin has been with the Rams for 29 years, holding the Read More

Women’s, Men’s tennis capture A-10 titles

May 2, 2018

Men’s tennis secured its second consecutive conference championship, while women’s exacted revenge against University of Massachusetts at Amherst, who defeated the Rams in last year’s title match. Men’s VCU faced St. Joseph’s University in the Atlantic 10 Conference Championship Quarterfinals in Orlando, Florida Friday — the top-seed men’s tennis team Read More

Women’s, men’s tennis drop tight road matchups

April 9, 2018

Men The Rams came up short in a tightly contested matchup against Middle Tennessee State University on Saturday, falling to the Blue Raiders 4-3.  After losing the first doubles’ match, the Rams won the next two matches to secure a doubles point to open the match. Behind the great play Read More

Tennis hot at Texas Tamale Company Rice Invitational

March 26, 2018

Men vs. Wichita State VCU wrapped up the Texas Tamale Company Rice Invitational in Houston Sunday by falling to Wichita State University 4-0. The Shockers took the doubles point by winning on the No. 2 and 3 courts despite sophomore Javier Amantegui and junior Victor Lima’s 6-2 win on the Read More

Prey of birds — Tennis downs Eagles, falls to Phoenix

March 25, 2018

Women Women’s tennis posted a 1-0 record last week, emerging with a close win over Winthrop University Saturday to improve their season record to 11-2. Their ninth straight win came at the expense of the Eagles, who nearly edged out a victory over the Rams, but the Black and Gold Read More

Tennis dominant as Spring slate hits full tilt

February 26, 2018

Men’s and women’s tennis each finished the week perfect after a trio of victories pushed their records to 7-2 and 8-2, respectively. Women v. Howard Women’s tennis breezed through its midweek match against Howard University, going into the weekend winning 7-0 without dropping a set and losing just 10 games Read More

Tennis two-step — men drop first two, women win back-to-back

February 19, 2018

Both women’s and men’s tennis moved to 6-2 last week after divergent fates evened their respective records. The ladies won a pair of matches; 7-0 over Morgan State University Wednesday afternoon and 4-3 against Elon University Sunday morning. The men dropped two tight contests; 4-3 versus the University of Louisiana-Lafayette Read More

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