Kim Berghaus Earns Second Career AE All-Academic Team HonorCambridge, 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.
Women's Tennis Edges Albany, 4-2, to Advance to America East SemisColumbia, 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.
Women's Tennis To Face Albany as UMBC Hosts America East ChampionshipsCambridge, 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.
Women's Tennis Edged, 4-3, at RichmondRichmond, 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.
Kim Berghaus Named AE Women's Tennis Player of the WeekCambridge, 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
Women's Tennis Celebrates Senior Day With Victory Over Coppin StateBaltimore, 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.
Women's Tennis Drops Decision to Strong Xavier SideBaltimore, 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.
Women's Tennis Versus Temple Postponed, Ladies to Welcome Xavier SaturdayBALTIMORE – 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.
Rain Wipes Out Weekend Matches Versus St. Joseph's, Stony BrookBALTIMORE – 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.
Strong Singles Efforts Lead Women's Tennis Past Seattle, 5-2Reno, 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.
Women's Tennis Drops Narrow 4-3 Decision at DrexelPhiladelphia – 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.
Women's Tennis Sweeps MEAC Foes To Extend Winning StreakBALTIMORE – 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.
Women's Tennis Returns to Action and Blanks HowardBALTIMORE – 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.
Berghaus Keys Women's Tennis' 5-2 Victory Over JMUBALTIMORE – 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.
Women's Tennis Edged By Cornell, 5-2Ithaca, N.Y. – The UMBC women’s tennis team battled a tough Cornell squad and came up on the short end of a 5-2 decision at the Reis Tennis Center.
Women's Tennis Drops Decision at Texas A&M-Corpus ChristiCorpus 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.