2017 Western Connecticut Men's Tennis News

  • Aaron Campos and Jason Hipona Named to the All-Little East Conference Men's Tennis Team
    May 09, 2017
    PAWTUCKET, RI - Western Connecticut State University freshman Adam Campos (Ridgefield, CT) and senior Jason Hipona (Orange, CT) have been named to the 2017 Little East Conference Men's Tennis All-Conference First and Second Teams, respectively.
  • WestConn Men's Tennis Ousted From Little East Conference Championships, Fall At RIC, 5-3
    May 02, 2017
    PROVIDENCE, RI - Western Connecticut senior Jason Hipona (Orange, CT) and freshman Aaron Campos (Ridgefield, CT) combined to defeat Rhode Island College freshman William Tavares (Kingston, RI) and junior Lee Tiberi (Smithfield, RI) at the No. 1 spot, 8-0, but the Anchormen prevailed in the match, 5-3 to advance to the semifinals of the Little East Conference Men's Tennis Tournament on Tuesday.
  • Fortier Seals Men's Tennis Victory Over Bard on Senior Day, 5-4
    April 30, 2017
    DANBURY, CT - The Western Connecticut men's tennis squad outlasted visiting non-conference opponent Bard College, 5-4, on Sunday afternoon at Westside Courts on Senior Day. Rookie Jacques Fortier (Southbury, CT) sealed the victory for the Colonials with a straight-set win.
  • Men's Tennis Edged at UMass-Dartmouth, 5-4
    April 29, 2017
    DARTMOUTH, MA - The Western Connecticut State University men's tennis team dropped to 4-11 overall and 1-5 in conference play as they were edged at Little East Conference foe UMass-Dartmouth, 5-4, on Saturday afternoon. The Colonials return to action for their regular season finale against visiting non-league foe Bard on Sunday at 1 p.m.
  • O'Keefe Notches Thrilling Win as Men's Tennis Downed at Merchant Marine, 8-1
    April 28, 2017
    KINGS POINT, NY - Senior Matthew O'Keefe (Cromwell, CT) notched a thrilling three-set victory as the Western Connecticut State University men's tennis squad was downed at non-conference opponent Merchant Marine on Friday night.
  • WestConn men's tennis edged at Salem State University, 5-4
    April 23, 2017
    SALEM, MA – Western Connecticut State University's Jason Hipona (Orange, Conn.), Adam Howard (Waterford, Conn.), and Jeff Hensley (Naugatuck, Conn.) all scored straight set victories at second through fourth singles, but the Colonials were edged, 5-4 at Salem State University on Sunday afternoon..
  • Western men's tennis falls at UMass Boston, 7-2 on Saturday
    April 22, 2017
    BOSTON, Mass.—UMass Boston men’s tennis grinded out a sweep of doubles play and won the bottom four singles flights, to earn a 7-2 win over visiting Western Connecticut State University on Saturday afternoon.
  • Aaron Campos and Jason Hipona each capture singles match and pair together for win at first doubles
    April 18, 2017
    DANBURY, CT - Aaron Campos (Ridgefield, CT) and Jason Hipona (Orange, CT) captured victories at first and second flight singles to draw within an individual match, but the Western Connecticut State University men's tennis team could not come all the way back in Tuesday's 6-3 loss to Rhode Island College at Westside Courts.
  • Men's Tennis Falls to Bridgewater State, 6-3
    April 15, 2017
    DANBURY, CT - The Western Connecticut State University men's tennis team fell to visiting conference foe Bridgewater State, 6-3, on Saturday afternoon at The Westside Courts. Senior Matthew O'Keefe (Cromwell, CT), junior Adam Howard (Waterford, CT) and rookie Jacques Fortier (Southbury, CT) each notched singles victories for the Colonials in the defeat.
  • Men's Tennis Falls to Rutgers-Newark
    April 14, 2017
    DANBURY, CT - The WestConn men's tennis team dropped to 4-5 overall after falling to visiting non-league foe Rutgers-Newark, 8-1, on Friday at The Westside Courts. Senior Jason Hipona (Orange, CT) tallied the lone win for the Colonials in singles play as he downed his opponent, 7-5, 6-1.
  • WestConn men's tennis starts busy three days with win over Lehman College, 7-2
    April 13, 2017
    DANBURY, CT - The Western Connecticut State University men's tennis team began a three-match-in-three-days string with a 7-2 victory over visiting Lehman College at Westside Courts on Thursday afternoon.
  • Men's Tennis Snaps Skid With 6-3 Win Over Southern Maine
    April 08, 2017
    DANBURY, CT - The Western men's tennis team snapped a two-game losing skid as they downed LEC powerhouse Southern Maine, 6-3, on Saturday afternoon at The Westside Courts. With the win, the Colonials improved to 3-4 overall, while the Huskies dropped to 0-2.
  • Men's Tennis Falls to Nichols, 9-0
    April 05, 2017
    DANBURY, CT - After downing Farmingdale State on Sunday, the Western Connecticut State University men's tennis team fell to visiting non-conference foe Nichols College, 9-0, on Wednesday afternoon. With the loss, the Colonials dropped to 2-4 overall, while Nichols improved to 10-2.
  • Jeremy Cardella Captures Singles and Doubles Victories, But Colonials Fall To Farmingdale, 7-2
    April 02, 2017
    DANBURY, CT - Sophomore Jeremy Cardella (Tolland, CT) pulled out victories at sixth-flight singles and teamed with Jacques Fortier (Southbury, CT) at sixth doubles, but the Western Connecticut State University men's tennis team dropped a 7-2 decision to visiting Farmingdale State College at Westside Courts on Sunday afternoon.
  • Men's Tennis Play At USTA National Tennis Center
    March 31, 2017
    FLUSHING, NY - The Western Connecticut State University men's tennis team played it match against John Jay College on Thursday evening at the USTA National Tennis Center, the site of the U.S. Open and the famous Arthur Ashe Stadium.
  • Colonials Cruise To Victory At John Jay College, 9-0
    March 30, 2017
    FLUSHING, NY - The Western Connecticut State University men's tennis team evened its record at 2-2 following a convincing 9-0 victory over host John Jay College at the USTA National Tennis Center on Thursday night.
  • Men's Tennis Upends Albertus Magnus, 6-3
    March 26, 2017
    NORTH HAVEN, CT - After falling to Springfield College on Saturday, the Western Connecticut men's tennis team rebounded to claim a 6-3 victory at Albertus Magnus on Sunday. With the win, the Colonials improved to 1-2 overall.
  • Men's Tennis Falls at Springfield, 9-0
    March 25, 2017
    SPRINGFIELD, MA - The WestConn men's tennis team dropped to 0-2 overall with a 9-0 loss at Springfield College on Saturday afternoon at the Springfield College Field House. (Full Story Coming Soon...)
  • Men's Tennis Falls at Yeshiva in Season Opener
    February 26, 2017
    EDGEWATER, NJ - The Western men's tennis squad fell at Yeshiva, 9-0, in its season opener on Sunday at Binghampton Raquet Club. The Colonials faced a tough opponent as the hosts have won their conference title for the previous three seasons.
  • WestConn Opening Weekend Packed With Action
    February 24, 2017
    DANBURY, CT - The Western Connecticut State University women's basketball team battles cross-state rival Eastern Connecticut in the Little East Conference Championships semifinals. Meanwhile, three spring programs kick off their 2017 campaign this weekend.
  • WestConn Athletics Reaching Out To Help An Opponent
    February 21, 2017
    DANBURY, CT - The Western Connecticut State University Athletic Department, behind graduating senior Celia DeVoe (Farmington, CT), and WestConn Student Athletic Advisory Council, are looking for your help. They along with several athletic programs around the Little East Conference and the northeast are running a Marrow Donor Registry Drive. WestConn's will be held on Thursday, March 2 from 10 am to 2 pm at the Midtown Campus Student Center.