2016-17 Franciscan Men's Tennis News

  • Galla Named AMCC Player of the Week
    April 24, 2017
    STEUBENVILLE – Freshman Jack Galla earned his first AMCC Player of the Week honor after he clinched the fifth-straight conference title for the Franciscan men’s tennis team Sunday afternoon, as announced by the league office Monday.
  • CHAMPS: Men's Tennis Wins Fifth-Straight AMCC Title
    April 23, 2017
    ERIE, Pa. - The men's tennis AMCC Champion trophy found its way into Baron hands for the fifth consecutive year, providing Franciscan with another conference victory and an automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament.
  • Men's Tennis Advances to Championship Match
    April 22, 2017
    ERIE, Pa. - On Saturday at the Westwood Racquet Club, the Franciscan University men's tennis team overcame Mt. Aloysius College 5-0 in the AMCC Semifinals, and are now only one match away from tying the conference record for most consecutive AMCC titles, with five.
  • 2017 AMCC Men's Tennis Tournament: Strive for Five
    April 21, 2017
    STEUBENVILLE – The Franciscan men’s tennis team earned the top seed in the 2017 AMCC Championship tournament and looks to win the fifth-straight crown for the Barons.
  • Barons Fall to Non-Conference Cedarville
    April 11, 2017
    CEDARVILLE, OH – The men's tennis team lost a hard-fought non-conference competition against Cedarville University on Tuesday, in a matchup which saw multiple Barons drop close second singles sets.
  • Freytag Named AMCC Player of the Week
    April 10, 2017
    STEUBENVILLE - Senior David Freytag led the Franciscan men's tennis team to a 2-0 week in Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference action, including securing the top-seed in the upcoming tournament, and was named the AMCC Player of the Week, Monday afternoon.
  • REGULAR SEASON CHAMPS: Men's Tennis Earns No.1 Seed in AMCC Tournament
    April 09, 2017
    ERIE, Pa. - The Franciscan men's tennis team locked up the No. 1 seed in the AMCC Conference on Sunday, with a 7-2 victory over conference opponent Penn.-St. Behrend.
  • Barons Sweep Bradford for Fifth-Straight Win
    April 08, 2017
    OLEAN, NY - The men's tennis team took care of business in New York, dominating conference opponent Pitt.-Bradford 9-0 as the front half of their weekend away matches.
  • Barons Take Down Bethany, 7-2
    April 05, 2017
    BETHANY, W. Va. - A solid Franciscan University men's tennis team recorded a 7-2 victory over non-conference opponent Bethany College, as the conference postseason tournament looms only weeks away.
  • Barons Improve to 3-0 in AMCC Play
    March 31, 2017
    On Friday, the Franciscan University men’s tennis team improved to 3-0 in conference play, downing the University of Pitt.-Greensburg 8-1.
  • Sulak Named AMCC Player of the Week
    March 27, 2017
    STEUBENVILLE - Junior Jarek Sulak was named the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Player of the Week Monday after leading the men's tennis team to a 2-0 week, last week.
  • Barons Roll Past MTA on Senior Day
    March 25, 2017
    STEUBENVLLE - Now 2-0 in conference play, the Franciscan men's tennis team defeated Mt. Aloysius College 8-1, in their last home match of the spring semester. The match also marked Senior Day for the Barons, and the team honored senior Isaac Mannella, as well as senior captain David Freytag.
  • Men's Tennis Takes Down Otterbein, 6-3
    March 24, 2017
    CORAOPOLIS, Pa. - On Friday, the Franciscan men's tennis team registered what head coach Scott Greve called "a big win for our program", defeating Otterbein University 6-3, for the first time in program history.
  • Franciscan Drops Tough Match to Mount Union
    March 20, 2017
    CORAOPOLIS, Pa. - After a return from spring training in Florida, the Franciscan men's tennis team lost a tough 7-2 match to visiting opponent Mount Union College. With several team members under the weather, the Barons sported an abbreviated lineup after team introductions.
  • Barons Fall to Ave Maria in Florida
    March 15, 2017
    NAPLES, Fla. - The Franciscan men's tennis team fell 7-2 on Wednesday to strong Ave Maria opposition, while visiting Florida for their annual spring break practice destination.
  • Gallagher Named AMCC Player of the Week
    March 06, 2017
    STEUBENVILLE – After the first week of Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference action, junior John Gallagher was name the AMCC Player of the Week for the Franciscan men’s tennis team, Monday.
  • Barons Blank Lions in First AMCC Win
    March 04, 2017
    CORAOPOLIS, Pa. - The Franciscan University men’s tennis team took its first step toward a fifth consecutive AMCC title with a decisive 9-0 win over conference opponent Penn St.-Altoona.
  • Barons Drop Two Non-Conference Matches
    February 18, 2017
    OBERLIN, OH - The Franciscan University men's tennis team lost 8-1 to Oberlin College and 7-2 to Baldwin Wallace University in a Saturday afternoon doubleheader, as the team readies itself for a stretch of conference matches set to begin in early March.
  • Barons Fall to Ohio Weslyan in First Spring Match
    February 11, 2017
    DELAWARE, OH - The Franciscan men’s tennis team lost 9-0 to non-conference opponent Ohio Wesleyan University on Saturday, in a match which despite an unfavorable ending showcased the depth of an improved Baron squad.
  • Barons Fall to Capital Despite Strong Play
    October 06, 2016
    STEUBENVILLE - The Franciscan men’s tennis team showed improvement despite their 6-3 home loss to Capital University on Thursday.
  • Barons Fall to Grove City
    September 21, 2016
    STEUBENVILLE - The Franciscan University men’s tennis team fell to the Grove City Wolverines on Wednesday, despite strong singles play from the top of the lineup.
  • Men's Tennis Falls to Indiana-East to Open the Year
    September 10, 2016
    STEUBENVILLE - Sophomore RJ Watson picked up where he left off last season and won a pair of matches but the Franciscan men's tennis team dropped a hard-fought 6-3 match to Indiana-East, Saturday afternoon.