The Daily Eastern News

Tennis team begins fall season with success

Sophomore Grant Thompson serves the ball during his match against his Tennessee Tech opponent on the tennis courts of Charleston High School on March 22.  The Eastern men's tennis team opened its fall season at the inaugural EIU invite and hosted Olivet Nazarene and Missouri-St. Louis.

Sean Hastings, Staff Reporter

September 15, 2014

The Eastern women’s tennis team started its fall season winning the No. 1 doubles title at the SIU Edwardsville Invitational Sunday. The women went a combined 12-7 in singles and 9-3 in doubles action in Edwardsville. Senior Sephora Boulbahaiem and freshman Grace Summers paired up and hit past...

Tennis court repairs on track

The initial stage of repairing Darling Courts begins on April 9, as the men's and women's tennis teams were forced to play most of their home matches at Charleston High School. The repairs will cost Eastern $224,350, with the scheduled complete date of June 30 still expected by Ne-Co Asphalt.

Aldo Soto, Sports Editor

June 10, 2014

Eastern’s Darling Courts, where the school’s men’s and women’s tennis teams call home, are less than a month away from being repaired after the nearly quarter-million dollar project began in early April. According to the contract between Eastern and Charleston’s Ne-Co Asphalt, the $224,350-project...

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