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Paychecks for NCAA Athletes Still a Major Issue

Paychecks for NCAA Athletes Still a Major Issue

By Leif Thulin

April 23, 2019

  Today, with the ever-increasing presence and influence of social media, the NCAA faces the issue of whether or not to pay college athletes. The current ruling on this matter is that the NCAA does not permit players to be paid or sponsored, as they would lose their amateur ranking, and payi...

Tennis Falls in Arizona

Tennis Falls in Arizona

By Leif Thulin

April 15, 2019

  After a busy week of play last week, the Utes men’s tennis team looked to finish the season strong. The squad is making a big push for the NCAA tournament, and a week accumulating wins against Pac-12 rivals could help them to earn a spot. Head Coach Roeland Brateanu said, prior to the season beginning,...

Tennis Dominates in Weekend Double Header

Tennis Dominates in Weekend Double Header

By Leif Thulin

January 21, 2019

  Both sides of Utah Tennis had exciting and dominant performances this weekend. The men’s team took on the Weber State Wildcats and the Montana State Bobcats. The Utes defeated Weber state 6-1, and defeated Montana State 7-0. This dominant display by the men’s team was followed by the...

Tennis Hopes to Start Hot in Away Tournaments

Tennis Hopes to Start Hot in Away Tournaments

By Leif Thulin

January 12, 2019

  As the new year is upon us, so too are the men’s and women’s tennis seasons. Both coach Roeland Brateanu and coach Mat Iandolo have their respective teams playing non-conference matches this coming week. The men’s team faces their arch rival BYU in Provo, with the women’s team trav...

Men’s Basketball Looks to Impress at Wooden Legacy Tournament

Men’s Basketball Looks to Impress at Wooden Legacy Tournament

By Leif Thulin

November 20, 2018

  Following a dominant 98 to 63 win over the Mississippi Valley State Delta Devils on Thursday, the Utes will look to celebrate Thanksgiving with a win over the Hawaii Rainbow Warriors at Titan Gym at Cal State Fullerton. The Wooden Legacy Tournament features Miami and Seton Hall, both of whom c...

Jayce Johnson Steps into New Leadership Role

Jayce Johnson Steps into New Leadership Role

By Leif Thulin

November 9, 2018

  The University of Utah Runnin’ Utes team features a unique blend of youthful talent and veteran leadership that should allow for a successful season battling with the likes of the Pac-12 conference. With the impressive, touted incoming class and Sedrick Barefield’s return, the presence...

Men’s Tennis Looks to Stay Consistent in Gonzaga Invitational

Men’s Tennis Looks to Stay Consistent in Gonzaga Invitational

By Leif Thulin

October 25, 2018

  The University of Utah Men’s tennis team will participate in the Gonzaga Invitational held in Spokane, Washington this week from Oct. 26 to Oct. 28, followed by the Gopher Invitational in Minneapolis, Minnesota from Nov. 2 to Nov. 4. Coach Roeland Brateanu, who recently received the Don Reddi...

Utes Protect their Home Fields

Utes Protect their Home Fields

By Leif Thulin

October 18, 2018

All schools prefer to play at home, and the Utes are no exception. The University of Utah features unique advantages when playing at home, such as being accustomed to the state's altitude. With an ominous elevation of 4,637 feet, the Utes have prepared themselves for the additional problems that the...

Tennis Takes NCAA Tournament

Tennis Takes NCAA Tournament

By Leif Thulin

October 1, 2018

The 2018 women's tennis team wants to capitalize on a fabulous recruiting class coupled with many returning players who will bring experience and grit to the table. Coach Mat Iandolo brings a winning record, having made it to the NCAA tournament nine times. The Utes have to deal with some difficult competition...

The Many Flags of Men’s Tennis

The Many Flags of Men’s Tennis

By Leif Thulin

September 15, 2018

All athletic teams are formed differently to combinine unique personalities, yet the University of Utah men's tennis team especially exemplifies diversity in background, with 5 of its 11 members of the team having been born outside of the United States. Furthermore, head coach Roeland Brateanu hails fro...

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