2015-16 News

  • UDC Men’s and Women’s Tennis Programs Earn East Coast Conference Academic Team of Excellence Awards
    July 20, 2016
    CENTRAL ISLIP, NY - The University of the District of Columbia men’s and women’s tennis teams were each announced recipients of the East Coast Conference Academic Team of Excellence Award for the 2015-16 academic year.
  • Firebirds Shut out Bulldogs in Season Finale
    April 17, 2016
    BOWIE, MD – The University of the District of Columbia women’s tennis team earned a 9-0 shutout victory over cross town rival Bowie State in its season finale Sunday afternoon.
  • Firebirds Fall 5-4 to Goldey-Beacom in Season Home Finale
    April 14, 2016
    WASHINGTON, DC – The University of the District of Columbia women’s tennis team was defeated by Goldey-Beacom College, 5-4 on a beautiful Thursday afternoon in the nation’s capital.
  • UDC Women’s Tennis Defeated by Howard, 7-2
    April 06, 2016
    WASHINGTON, DC – The University of the District of Columbia women’s tennis team was defeated by Division I cross town foe, Howard University, 7-2 on a cold and breezy Wednesday afternoon in the nation’s capital.
  • UDC Women’s Tennis Edged by Chestnut Hill, 5-4
    March 26, 2016
    PHILADELPHIA, PA – The University of the District of Columbia women’s tennis team was defeated, 5-4 by East Region foe Chestnut Hill College Saturday afternoon at CHC Tennis Courts.
  • UDC Women’s Tennis Falls to Division I George Mason, 7-0
    March 20, 2016
    MONTCLAIR, VA – The University of the District of Columbia women’s tennis team was defeated by Division I foe George Mason University, 7-0 on Sunday afternoon at Montclair Country Club.
  • Hadnadova and Skobkina Earn Women’s Tennis All-East Coast Conference Honors
    October 27, 2015
    CENTRAL ISLIP, NY – Sophomore Dominika Hadnadova and junior Alena Skobkina of the University of the District of Columbia were named Women’s Tennis First and Second Team All-East Coast Conference, respectively, as voted on by the conference’s coaches.
  • Firebirds Fall to Queens, 5-0 in ECC Semifinals
    October 23, 2015
    FLUSHING, NY - The University of the District of Columbia women's tennis team was defeated 5-0 by Queens College in the East Coast Conference Semifinal on Friday afternoon.
  • Bracket Set for ECC Women's Tennis Championship
    October 22, 2015
    Central Islip, N.Y. - It came down to the final match of the regular season, but the brackets are finally set for the 2015 ECC Women's Tennis Championship. For the third straight season, the same four schools will have the same seed as they compete for the ECC title at Queens College on October 23 and 24.
  • Firebirds Soar Past Spartans on Senior Day, 9-0; Clinch No. 3 Seed in ECC Championship Tournament
    October 16, 2015
    WASHINGTON, DC – The University of the District of Columbia women’s tennis team swept all three doubles matches and all six singles matches in a 9-0 shutout victory over St. Thomas Aquinas on a gorgeous fall Friday afternoon in the nation’s capital.
  • Firebirds Fall to Chowan, 6-3
    October 12, 2015
    WASHINGTON, DC – The University of the District of Columbia women’s tennis team was defeated by Chowan University, 6-3 in non-regional play at UDC Tennis Courts on a beautiful, Columbus Day Monday afternoon.
  • Men's and Women's Tennis Continue Work with Food & Friends
    October 05, 2015
    WASHINGTON, DC-- On October 2nd, the University of the District of Columbia men's and women's tennis teams contributed their time to Food & Friends for another spectacular day of service in the community. Both teams have demonstrated exemplary dedication to assisting with Food & Friends, and will continue to build this working relationship that supports a great cause.
  • Zoé Mall Earns East Coast Conference Women’s Tennis Rookie of the Week
    September 29, 2015
    CENTRAL ISLIP, NY – University of the District of Columbia’s Zoé Mall was named East Coast Conference Women’s Tennis Rookie of the Week for her outstanding performance in the week ending September 27th.
  • Firebirds Soar Past Roberts Wesleyan, 8-1
    September 26, 2015
    ROCHESTER, NY – The University of the District of Columbia women’s tennis team soared to an 8-1 victory in East Coast Conference action vs. Roberts Wesleyan Saturday afternoon.
  • Firebirds Sweep Daemen on the Road
    September 25, 2015
    AMHERST, NY - The University of the District of Columbia women's tennis team swept doubles and singles play for a resounding, 9-0 win vs. East Coast Conference foe Daemen on Saturday.
  • Women's Tennis Partner With Food & Friends
    September 21, 2015
    WASHINGTON, DC-- On September 18th the University of the District of Columbia women's tennis team partnered with Food & Friends for a day of service in the community.
  • Dominika Hadnadova Earns East Coast Conference Women's Tennis Player of the Week
    September 14, 2015
    CENTRAL ISLIP, NY - The University of the District of Columbia's Dominika Hadnadova was named East Coast Conference Women's Tennis Player of the Week for her performance in the week ending September 13th.
  • Women's Tennis Downed by Queens, 7-2
    September 13, 2015
    WASHINGTON, DC - The University of the District of Columbia Women's Tennis team suffered a 7-2 defeat vs. East Coast Conference foe Queens College (NY) on a beautiful Sunday afternoon in the nation's capital.
  • Firebirds Surge Past Molloy, 9-0
    September 11, 2015
    WASHINGTON, DC – The University of the District of Columbia Women’s Tennis team evened its record at 2-2 with a resounding, 9-0 win over East Coast Conference foe Molloy on a gorgeous Friday afternoon in the nation’s capital.
  • Women’s Tennis Swept by Georgetown in Season Home Opener
    September 09, 2015
    WASHINGTON, DC – The University of the District of Columbia women’s tennis team was swept, 9-0 by Division I crosstown rival Georgetown University in its season home opener on Wednesday afternoon at UDC Tennis Courts.
  • Skobkina’s Clutch, Comeback Singles Win Lifts District of Columbia to 5-4 Victory at LIU Post
    September 05, 2015
    BROOKVILLE, NY – With the match tied, 4-4 and no one else left on the court, junior transfer Alena Skobkina stood toe-to-toe with Lucie Chrastecka at No. 2 singles after dropping the first set, and pulled through for a 3-6, 6-1, 6-3 win to clinch a 5-4 match victory for the University of the District of Columbia over East Coast Conference foe LIU Post on Saturday afternoon.
  • Firebirds Fall Short in Season-Opening Battle with the Bears
    September 04, 2015
    OLD WESTBURY, NY – The University of the District of Columbia women’s tennis team managed to earn one doubles and two singles wins in a 6-3 season-opening loss vs. the three-time reigning East Coast Conference champion, NYIT on Friday afternoon on the Bears’ newly re-surfaced tennis courts.
  • UDC Women’s Tennis Tabbed 3rd in East Coast Conference Preseason Poll
    August 24, 2015
    CENTRAL ISLIP, NY – The University of the District of Columbia women’s tennis team was picked to finish 3rd by the East Coast Conference’s head coaches in the annual ECC Preseason Poll. Thrice-reigning ECC champion, NYIT, was picked as the favorite to capture the 2015 title and the Bears’ top returning player, Alessia Rossetti, was named the Preseason Player of the Year.
  • UDC Women’s Tennis Announces Fall 2015 Schedule
    August 04, 2015
    WASHINGTON, DC – Head coach Dickie Mahaffey released the Fall 2015 University of the District of Columbia Women’s Tennis schedule on Tuesday, August 4th.