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TC’s Emoto wins ITA Regional

For the second consecutive year, Jessica Emoto will represent the Tabor College tennis team at the ITA National Championships. Emoto was the No. 1 seed the 2016 ITA Regional Championships Sept. 16-18 and won the tournament with a 5-0 record. Following a first-round bye, Emoto defeated Doane’s Ashley Zaeske, 6-0, 6-0. Emoto’s next three opponents were from William Woods, and […]

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TC’s Emoto driven to achieve on and off the court

TC’s Emoto driven to achieve on and off the court

Tabor College’s Jessica Emoto earned NAIA All-American recognition from the Intercollegiate Tennis Association at the conclusion of her sophomore campaign. Tabor’s No. 1 women’s singles player, Emoto qualified for the USTA/ITA National Small College Tennis Championships last fall. She went 28-5 in singles and 18-5 in doubles last year and was a unanimous selection as KCAC Most Valuable Player. Jessica […]

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Emoto honored as  NAIA All-American

Emoto honored as NAIA All-American

Jessica Emoto was recognized by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association as a 2016 NAIA All-American in women’s singles. The Tabor College sophomore went 15-1 in No. 1 singles this past season. Tabor College tennis player Jessica Emoto has achieved 2016 NAIA All-American recognition from the Intercollegiate Tennis Association in women’s singles. The sophomore from Gresham, Ore., is one of 20 athletes […]

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Three TC tennis athletes honored

Three Tabor College tennis athletes have received recognition on their respective 2016 All-KCAC teams as announced by conference coaches. Women—Jessica Emoto was a unanimous first-team selection. The sophomore from Gresham, Ore., went 15-1 this spring as Tabor’s No. 1 singles player. She was 9-0 in KCAC play. A 2015 first-team pick, Emoto was a unanimous selection for KCAC Most Valuable […]

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Tabor tennis teams conclude season

The Tabor College tennis teams concluded their seasons last week. Both Bluejay squads lost to ranked McPherson teams Wednesday. The men were swept by the 12th-ranked Bulldogs, while the women picked up two wins against the 22nd-ranked McPherson women. Tabor concluded the regular season at Ottawa Saturday. The men earned their second KCAC win, while the women lost to the […]

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Bluejay tennis splits two outings

The Tabor College tennis teams split their matchups with Bethany and Hesston last week. The Bluejay women swept all of their matches both days. Tabor was scheduled to play at Kansas Wesleyan Monday. The Bluejays will host Southwestern Thurs?day at 1 p.m. and will welcome Friends to Hillsboro Saturday for a 9 a.m. start. Tabor tennis Hesston (April 9) Hesston […]

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TC tennis sweeps Okla. Wesleyan

TC tennis sweeps Okla. Wesleyan

Illia Filanchuk returns the ball against Oklahoma Wesleyan Saturday. Filanchuk and doubles partner Angel Miguel defeated the Eagles, 8-2. As a team, the Bluejays swept Oklahoma Wesleyan to earn their first KCAC win. The Tabor College tennis teams combined to win five of their six outings last week. After splitting with Bethel, the Bluejays swept Oklahoma Wesleyan and Central Christian. […]

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Tabor tennis teams add talent and experience

Tabor tennis teams add talent and experience

These athletes comprise the Tabor College women?s tennis team this season: (from left) Kiana Fujioka, Naima Mexsen, Mandi Hiett, Celeste Worthy, Chloe Lind, Jessica Emoto, Lindsey Stroud. Not pictured: Heidi Klaassen. With a mix of returning and new talent, the Tabor College tennis teams are primed for success this year under fourth-year coach John Ruder. Women?s team The women return […]

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Bluejay tennis splits with Baker

Bluejay tennis splits with Baker

Mandi Hiett returns the ball during a doubles match against Baker Wednesday. Hiett and her doubles partner, Jessica Emoto, won the match, 8-3. The Tabor College tennis teams split with Baker Wednesday. The Bluejay women earned a 5-4 win, while the men lost, 9-0. Coming?Tabor will open KCAC play Thursday at Bethel. Matches are set to begin at 3 p.m. […]

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TC tennis sweeps Barton County

The Tabor College tennis teams swept Barton County Thursday. The men improved to 2-4 overall, while the women moved to 4-2 on the season. Coming?Tabor will host Baker Wednesday, March 23. Tabor tennis Barton County (March 10) TC men 7, Barton County 2 Singles (5-1). No. 1 Illia Filanchuck (T) def. Castelari 6-4, 6-4; No. 2 Angel Miguel (T)?def. Luis […]

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