2019-20 Men's Tennis News

  • Men's and Women's Tennis Teams and 15 Student-Athletes Earn ITA All-Academic Awards
    July 30, 2020
    The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) today announced the men's and women's ITA All-Academic Awards with both Southern Virginia University men's and women's teams earning All-Academic Team honors and a combined 15 student-athletes being named ITA Scholar-Athletes. 
  • Four Knights Earn VaSID Men's Tennis All-State Honors
    May 26, 2020
    The Virginia Sports Information Directors (VaSID) today announced the 2019-2020 VaSID Men's Tennis All-State Teams with Southern Virginia University's doubles team Kukutla Motlojoa and Danny Blonquist earning All-State First Team and duo Paul Monson and Marcos Dias earning All-State Second Team. Dias earned the program's first Rookie of the Year honors while also adding a First Team selection in singles while Motlojoa earned Second Team honors.
  • Spring Senior Spotlight: Men's Tennis
    May 15, 2020
    The Southern Virginia University men's tennis team graduates its two seniors who have dedicated time and contributed to the development and uprising of the program over the years.
  • Blonquist and Motlojoa Rank 13th in Final ITA Tennis National Doubles Rankings
    April 28, 2020
    The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) released the final Oracle/ITA Division III Men's National Doubles Rankings with Southern Virginia University's Daniel Blonquist and Kukutla Motlojoa ending the 2019-20 season ranked No. 13.
  • Knights Topple Virginia Wesleyan in Final Match
    March 13, 2020
    The Southern Virginia University men's tennis team were victorious in their final match of the 2019-2020 season, taking down Virginia Wesleyan, 8-1. The Knights finish the short-lived season with a 7-3 record.
  • Knights Drop Heartbreaker at No. 36 NYU, 5-4
    March 07, 2020
    The Southern Virginia University men’s tennis team fell just short in a battle with No. 36 New York University on Saturday morning, 5-4. With the loss, the men’s team falls to 6-4 on the year.
  • Knights Fall to Division I Radford University
    March 04, 2020
    The Southern Virginia University men’s tennis team was ousted Wednesday afternoon 7-0 by the reigning Big South conference champions. With the loss, the Knights fall to 6-3 on the year.
  • Knights Split Pair of Saturday Matches
    February 23, 2020
    The Southern Virginia University men's tennis team went 1-1 on Saturday, falling 8-1 at No. 33 Swarthmore, before defeating regionally-ranked Franklin & Marshall College 6-3.
  • Knights Down Reigning MAC Champion Stevenson 8-1
    February 21, 2020
    The Southern Virginia University men’s tennis team rolled over the 2018-19 MAC Commonwealth champions Stevenson University on Friday afternoon 8-1. With the win, the Knights improve to 5-1 on the season.
  • Men's Tennis Falls Short to No. 14 Carnegie Mellon, 5-4
    February 08, 2020
    The Southern Virginia University men’s tennis team came up just short to the nations' No. 14 team on Saturday evening, falling 5-4.
  • Men's Tennis Spring Preview
    February 06, 2020
    The Capital Athletic Conference today released the 2020 Men's Tennis Preseason Poll, with Southern Virginia University projected to finish third. 
  • Motlojoa, Blonquist Go 2-1 at ITA Cup
    October 18, 2019
    The nationally-ranked doubles duo of Kukutla Motlojoa and Daniel Blonquist won both of their consolation matches on Friday afternoon after dropping their opening match in the main draw of the tournament on Thursday evening.
  • Motlojoa and Blonquist to Make Program's First Apperance at 2019 ITA Cup
    October 16, 2019
    Southern Virginia's men's tennis duo of Kukutla Motlojoa and Daniel Blonquist made program history becoming the first athletes to qualify for the 2019 ITA Cup.
  • Men’s Tennis Blank Randolph and York
    October 12, 2019
    The Southern Virginia University men’s tennis team defeated both Randolph College and York College of Pennsylvania 9-0 on Saturday morning in a pair of home matches.
  • Men’s Tennis Close Out ITA Regional
    October 05, 2019
    The Southern Virginia University men’s tennis finished play at the ITA South regional tennis tournament on Saturday with multiple wins in the different divisions.
  • Men’s Tennis Opens Strong at First Day of ITA Regional
    October 04, 2019
    The Southern Virginia University men’s tennis team had a solid first day at the Southeast ITA regional tennis tournament with two of their doubles teams and a pair of singles players advancing to the second day.
  • Men’s Tennis Cruise in Final Day at Marlin Invite
    September 28, 2019
    The Southern Virginia University men’s tennis team had another solid outing in the second day of the Marlin Invitational, again winning 14 of the 15 possible points for the day.
  • Men's Tennis Dominate Marlin Invitational Day One
    September 27, 2019
    The Southern Virginia University men’s tennis team opened up the Marlin Invitational on Friday, winning 14 of the 15 possible points against both Virginia Wesleyan University and Washington College.
  • Men’s Tennis Downs Pfeiffer 7-2
    September 21, 2019
    The Southern Virginia University men’s tennis team closed out their weekend of matches with a 7-2 victory over Pfeiffer University on Saturday morning.
  • Knights Cruise to 5-2 Victory Over Bears
    September 20, 2019
    The Southern Virginia University men's tennis team defeated Shaw University Saturday afternoon 5-2 for their first win of the 2019-20 season.
  • Knights Win Six Matches at TCNJ Invitational
    August 31, 2019
    The Southern Virginia University men’s tennis team opened the season with several wins at the College of New Jersey Invitational on Saturday afternoon.
  • Southern Virginia Men's Tennis 2019-20 Schedule Released
    July 11, 2019
    Southern Virginia University men's tennis coach Tom Snelson released the schedule for the upcoming 2019-20 season.