Cambridge, Mass. – UMBC senior tennis standout Kim Berghaus (Offenbach, Germany) was named to the 2014 America East Women’s Tennis All-Academic Team, the conference announced on May 23. Through the fall 2013 semester, Berghaus had posted a 3.84 grade-point average in physics and with minors in economics and mathematics. She earned President’s List honors by posting a 4.0 GPA during three of her first seven semesters as a Retriever.
Cambridge, Mass. – Senior Kim Berghaus (Offenbach, Germany) capped her outstanding career by earning America East Conference Women’s Tennis First Team honors, in voting conducted by the league’s coaches.
Columbia, Md. – The fourth-seeded UMBC women’s tennis team pulled out a tough 4-2 victory over fifth-seeded Albany to advance to the semifinals of the America East Championships. UMBC (8-12) advances to take on top-seeded Stony Brook at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday at the Wilde Lake Community Center courts.
Cambridge, Mass. – The UMBC women’s tennis team will be the No. 4 seed for the America East Conference Tennis Championships, which begin on Friday, April 25 at the Wilde Lake Community Center in Columbia, Md.
The Retrievers (7-12) serve as the host institution and will take on the No. 5-seeded Albany Great Danes (10-12) in the first quarterfinal match on Friday, April 25 at 9:00 a.m.
Richmond, Va. – The hard-luck UMBC women’s tennis team dropped a 4-3 decision at Richmond (8-12) on April 18. UMBC (7-11) has dropped three of its last four matches, but all three decisions have been by identical 4-3 scores.
Cambridge, Mass. – UMBC senior Kim Berghaus (Offenbach, Germany/Leibnizgymnasium) has been tabbed America East Conference Women’s Tennis Player of the Week, the league office announced today. Berghaus logged an overall 5-0 record last week, including three wins at No. 1 singles and two wins at No. 2 doubles
Baltimore, Md. – The UMBC women’s tennis team handled the Coppin State Eagles, 6-0, on Senior Day at the Retriever Tennis Complex. Seniors Kim Berghaus (Offenbach, Germany) and Josefin Stange-Jonsson (Vasteras, Sweden) were victorious in both of their matches for the day.
BALTIMORE- UMBC senior Kim Berghaus (Offenbach, Germany) turned in a dominant performance in singles, but the Retrievers dropped a narrow 4-3 decision to visiting Georgetown at the Retriever Tennis Complex.
BALTIMORE – The UMBC women’s tennis team plays is penultimate home match of the 2014 season when the Retrievers welcome Georgetown to the Retriever Tennis Complex on Wednesday, April 9. The opening serves are set to take place at 2:00 p.m.
Baltimore, Md. – The UMBC women's tennis team dropped a 7-0 decision against Xavier at the UMBC Tennis Complex, the Retrievers’ first match played in over two weeks. The Retrievers record is 6-8 for the season, while Xavier improves to 14-5.
BALTIMORE – The UMBC women’s tennis team will host Temple and Xavier this weekend, while both teams will face the Musketeers on Saturday. The women’s match against Temple will begin Friday at 1:00 p.m. while the matches against Xavier will start at 11:00 a.m. All contests will be played at the UMBC Tennis Complex.
BALTIMORE – The UMBC men's and women's home tennis match against Saint Joseph's has been cancelled due to rain on Friday, March 28. The contests against America East rival Stony Brook has been moved from Saturday to Sunday (11:00 a.m.). The women's scheduled match at Maryland for Sunday has been postponed and the teams will try to arrange a make-up date.
Sacramento, Calif. – The UMBC women’s tennis team completed its western spring break trip with a 4-0 loss at Sacramento State on Thursday, March 20. The Retrievers finished 1-2 on the trip and stand at 6-7 on the spring.
Reno, Nev. – The UMBC women’s tennis team won singles matches one through five and defeated Seattle, 5-2, at Reno High School on Sunday, March 16. UMBC (6-6) dropped the double point, but did not drop a set in the first four singles positions to clinch the match.
Philadelphia – The UMBC women’s tennis team fell late Sunday evening to Drexel, 4-3, ending their three-match winning streak. The Retrievers move back to .500 (5-5) on the season, while the Dragons improved to 8-2 for the year.
BALTIMORE – The UMBC women’s tennis teams swept a pair of matches from MEAC foes on Saturday, March 8, besting Morgan State, 6-1, and UMES, 5-0, at the UMBC Tennis Complex. The Retrievers have now won three consecutive matches and stand at 5-4 on the season.
BALTIMORE – The UMBC women’s tennis team, idle for two weeks, defeated Howard, 4-0, in their return to the courts on March 2. Sophomore Isabel Aldunate clinched the match with a 7-5, 6-3 victory over Jessica Josiah at the No. 4 position.
BALTIMORE – The UMBC women’s tennis team raced out to a 4-0 lead and defeated James Madison, 5-2, in a hard-fought match at 40 West Racquet Club. Senior Kim Berghaus keyed the victory, as she captured two matches apiece. The senior was part of the clinching wins in both doubles and singles.
Corpus Christi, Texas – The UMBC women’s tennis team dropped a 6-0 decision to host Texas A&M-Corpus Christi at the Thomas J. Henry Center to complete their trip to Texas. The Retrievers split a pair of matches in the Lone Star state. It was TAMCC’s first match of the season and only singles matches were contested.
A pair of UMBC Retriever tennis players, senior Kim Berghaus (Offenbach, Germany) and junior Justin Lansinger (Eldersburg, Md./Liberty), each received an Intercollegiate Tennis Association Scholar-Athlete Award for carrying a 3.5 or higher for the 2012-13 academic year.