COLUMBUS, Miss. – The Owls men’s tennis team took on NCAA DII opponent Delta State University in a homecoming competition on Saturday, March 30. The W did what it could against the in-state foe but struggle to score opponents to fall 9-0.
COLUMBUS, Miss. – The W men’s tennis team began homecoming weekend with a 9-0 loss to Marion Military Institute on Friday evening at Owls Tennis Park.
NEW ALBANY, Miss. – The Owls men’s tennis team traveled to New Albany, Miss. to take on Blue Mountain College on Tuesday, March 19. The W pushed back against the Topper were shutout to drop the match 8-0.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The W (1-1) suffered its first loss of the season 9-0 to Birmingham Southern College on Sunday afternoon at Ann Dielen Tennis Complex.
JACKSON, Miss. – In the first match of its inaugural season, The W men’s tennis team picked up a win at the Millsaps College Tennis Courts. The Owls defeated Louisiana College on Friday evening by a score of 8-1.
The W Athletics Department is mourning the loss today of former men’s and women’s tennis coach Rodney Hartzog. After suffering a severe heart attack in May of this year, followed by multiple surgeries and procedures and a long period of hospitalization, Rod passed away Monday evening, August 27th, 2018. He is survived by his brother Miller and his sister Nancy. More details on arrangements will come shortly.
The Owls Department of Athletics has named tennis veteran Rod Hartzog as the new head coach of The W men's and women's tennis program.
COLUMBUS, Miss. – Athletic Director Jason Trufant and the Owls athletic program announced the Spring 2019 Athletic Director’s List honorees on Thursday, May 30. The list includes 105 student-athletes who achieved a grade point average of 3.0 or better during the spring 2019 semester. Among those recognized, 53 have GPAs greater than 3.5 and 24 achieved a perfect 4.0.