2012-13 Men's Tennis News

May 8, 2013
Staab Named ITA Southeast Region Rookie of the Year
Freshman Andre Staab has earned another individual postseason award.

May 8, 2013
Coker Men's Tennis Ranked No. 39 in Nation
The Coker men's tennis team has hit the national polls for the first time ever.

April 21, 2013
Coker Falls to Limestone in Tournament Championship
Coker dropped the championship match of the conference tournament to Limestone 5-2. The Cobras will await an at-large berth to the NCAA Tournament.

April 20, 2013
Cobras Defeat Falcons 5-1, Coker Set for Title Match Sunday
The Coker men's tennis team defeated Pfeiffer 5-1 to advance to the Conference Carolinas men's tennis championship match on Sunday (Apr. 21).

April 19, 2013
Coker Shuts Out Barton 5-0, Advances to Semifinals
The Coker men's tennis team advanced to the semifinals of the Conference Carolinas tournament with a 5-0 win against Barton on Friday (Apr. 19).

April 18, 2013
Four Cobras Named to All-Conference Teams
Andre Staab, William Marrafao, James Corfield and Tom Sizeland were named all-conference today.

April 18, 2013
Cobra Men's Tennis Looking for Conference Tourney Title
The Coker men's tennis team enters the 2013 Conference Carolinas men's tennis tournament at the No. 1 seed.

April 17, 2013
Coker Jumps to No. 6 in NCAA Southeast Region
Men's tennis jumped up a notch in the latest NCAA poll.

April 16, 2013
Tom Simpson Named USPTA Coach of the Year
Tennis coach Tom Simpson has been named the coach of the year by USPTA.

April 13, 2013
Coker Makes it Seven in a Row with 5-4 Win Over Wingate
The Cobra men’s tennis team picked up their seventh consecutive victory on Saturday (Apr. 13) with a 5-4 win over the Wingate University Bulldogs.

April 11, 2013
The Coker Cobras are Conference Carolinas Champions
The Coker men's tennis team captured its first ever Conference Carolinas Championship with a 5-4 win over Mount Olive on Thursday (Apr. 11).

April 10, 2013
Coker Tennis to Host Mount Olive on Thursday
The Coker tennis teams will host Mount Olive in a Conference Carolinas dual match on Thursday (Apr. 11) afternoon at 3 p.m.

April 8, 2013
Corfield Named Academic All-Conference
James Corfield has been named to the Conference Carolinas all-academic team.

April 7, 2013
The Cobras Cruise Past the Crusaders, 9-0
The regionally ranked No. 7 Coker men cruised past Belmont Abbey, 9-0 on Sunday (Apr. 7).

April 6, 2013
Cobras Soar Past the Flying Fleet 7-2
The Coker men’s tennis team continued its winning ways with a 7-2 victory over Erskine College on Saturday (Apr. 6) in Conference Carolinas action.

April 4, 2013
Coker Men's Tennis Hits Regional Ranking for First Time
The men's tennis team is ranked No. 7 in the Southeast region.

April 3, 2013
Coker Men's Tennis Shuts Out Shaw 6-0
The Coker men’s tennis team shut out the regionally ranked No. 2 Shaw Bears, 6-0 on Wednesday (Apr. 3).

March 30, 2013
Cobras Win Battle with Saints, Stay Perfect in League Play
The Coker men’s tennis team pulled out a 5-4 win over Limestone College on Saturday (Mar. 30) in a battled of undefeated Conference Carolinas teams.

March 29, 2013
Coker Shuts Out North Greenville 9-0
The Coker men’s tennis team stretched their Conference Carolinas winning streak to six matches with a dominating 9-0 victory against North Greenville on Friday (Mar. 29).

March 28, 2013
Coker Tennis Falls to Division I Citadel 6-3
The Coker Cobras suffered a 6-3 loss to the Division I Citadel Bulldogs in college men’s tennis on Thursday (Mar. 28).

March 22, 2013
Rain Cancels Coker's Weekend Tennis Matches
The Coker tennis matches scheduled for Saturday (Mar. 23) and Sunday (Mar. 24) have been cancelled due to this weekend's rainy weather forecast.

March 17, 2013
Cobra Men's Tennis Stays Perfect in Conference Play
The Coker men's tennis team picked up their fifth straight win in Conference Carolinas play against Queens University of Charlotte on Sunday (Mar. 17), 7-2.

March 16, 2013
Coker Falls to Division I Presbyterian
The Coker men's tennis team suffered a 6-1 loss to Division I Presbyterian College on Saturday (Mar. 16).

March 13, 2013
Coker’s Marrafao Named Tennis Player of the Week
William Marrafao has earned tennis player of the week honors from the conference.

March 12, 2013
Rain Postpones Coker Tennis Matches at Newberry
Due to rain the Coker tennis matches scheduled to be played at Newberry on Tuesday (Mar. 12) have been postponed.

March 10, 2013
Coker Men Stay Perfect in Conference Play with 6-3 Win Over Pfeiffer
The Coker men’s tennis team stretched its winning streak to six matches and they remained undefeated in Conference Carolinas play with a 6-3 victory over Pfeiffer on Sunday (Mar. 10).

March 9, 2013
Coker Men Extend Winning Streak to Five with Win Over Lenoir-Rhyne
The Cobra men's tennis team extended their winning steak to five matches with a 9-0 shutout victory over Lenoir-Rhyne on Saturday (Mar. 9).

March 5, 2013
Cobras Cage Bulldogs, 6-3
The Coker men's tennis team earned their fourth consecutive victory on Monday (March 4) with a 6-3 win over Barton.

March 3, 2013
Coker Men Topple King 7-2
The Cobras extended their winning streak to three with a 7-2 win over King University on Sunday (March 3) in Conference Carolinas men’s tennis action.

March 2, 2013
Cobras Blank Bobcats 9-0
The Coker men’s tennis team shutout the Lees-McRae Bobcats earning a 9-0 win in its first Conference Carolinas match of the season.

March 1, 2013
Coker Tennis to Host Trifecta of Conference Matches
The men's and women's tennis teams will host three Conference Carolinas matches this weekend against Lees-McRae on Saturday (March 2), King on Sunday (March 3) and Barton on Monday (March 4).

February 24, 2013
Cobras Tame Golden Bulls with 8-1 Victory
The Cobra men’s tennis team tamed the Golden Bulls of Johnson C. Smith with a nearly perfect 8-1 victory on Sunday (Feb. 24) in non-conference tennis action.

February 22, 2013
Rain Cancels Coker Tennis Matches on Saturday
The Coker men’s and women’s tennis matches scheduled for Saturday (Feb. 23) against Conference Carolinas foe North Greenville have been canceled due to inclement weather

February 18, 2013
Tuesday's Tennis Matches Canceled
With the high chance of rain on Tuesday, Coker's men's and women's tennis matches against Wingate have been canceled.

February 16, 2013
Snow Cancels Men's Tennis Match Versus the Citadel
The Coker College men’s tennis match scheduled for Saturday (Feb. 16) at home against the Citadel has been has been canceled due to snow.

February 12, 2013
Coker's Tennis Matches at Shaw Postponed
The Coker College tennis matches scheduled for Wednesday (Feb. 13) at Shaw University have been postponed due to inclement weather.

February 10, 2013
Coker Men's Tennis Falls to No. 20 Francis Marion, 5-4
The Coker men's tennis team narrowly lost to No. 20 Francis Marion, 5-4 on Sunday (Feb. 10).

February 9, 2013
Coker Blanks Benedict 9-0
The Coker men's tennis team picked up a shutout, defeating Benedict 9-0 on Saturday (Feb. 9).

February 9, 2013
Cobra Tennis Teams Set to Take on FMU
The Coker men's and women's tennis teams play host to local rival Francis Marion on Sunday (Feb. 10) in their 2013 home opener.

February 8, 2013
Sizeland Picks up Singles Victory in Coker's Loss to No. 8 Lander
Freshman Tom Sizeland picked up a win at No. 2 singles in Coker’s 8-1 loss to nationally ranked No. 8 Lander University on Friday (Feb. 8) afternoon.

February 2, 2013
Cobras Conquer the Trojans in Men's Tennis, 6-3
The Coker men’s tennis team got its 2013 season off to a smashing start as they defeated the Trojans of Anderson University 6-3 on Saturday (Feb. 2).

January 29, 2013
Men's Tennis Hoping for Repeat Success
The men's tennis season gets started this weekend. Check out the season preview here.

January 25, 2013
Preseason Conference Poll Slots Men's Tennis Fifth
The Coker men's tennis team has been picked to finish fifth in the conference.