2017-18 Men's Tennis News
  • Tuesday, February 6, 2018 | Men's Tennis

    AWARD: Rodriguez wins ASC East Player of the Week

    UT Tyler sophomore Daniel Rodriguez picked up three wins in the opening weekend of play with a 6-0, 7-5 third singles win against HSU and then a pair of doubles victories with teammate Gabriel Hidalgo. Rodriguez and Hidalgo started with an 8-2 second doubles win against HSU and then secured an 8-5 second doubles win over St. Edward's on Sunday in College Station. Rodriguez and the Patriots return to the court this weekend when they host Southwestern on Saturday in Tyler.

  • Sunday, February 4, 2018 | Men's Tennis

    RECAP: @patriotstennis drops match to Hilltoppers

    The UT Tyler men's tennis team took an 8-1 neutral-court loss to St. Edward’s University on Sunday at the George P. Mitchell Tennis Center after opening its season on Saturday with an 8-1 win over Hardin-Simmons in Tyler.

  • Saturday, February 3, 2018 | Men's Tennis

    RECAP: @patriotstennis earns win over HSU

    The UT Tyler men's tennis team opened its spring season with an 8-1 win over Hardin-Simmons on Saturday before bad weather arrived and canceled its afternoon match against McMurry at the Summers Tennis Center. The win was the first in the UT Tyler career of head coach Adam Cohen who took over the program this season.

  • Wednesday, January 31, 2018 | Men's Tennis, Women's Tennis

    @Patriotstennis set to open season on Saturday

    The UT Tyler men and women’s tennis teams are set to begin their 2018 seasons on Saturday against McMurry and Hardin-Simmons at the Summers Tennis Center under the leadership of first-year head coach Adam Cohen.

  • Thursday, January 25, 2018 | Men's Tennis

    @PatriotsTennis picked to win ASC East Men's Division

    The UT Tyler men's tennis team has been voted to win the American Southwest Conference East Division title by the coaches from the conference. UT Tyler received 12 of 13 votes for the East and UT Dallas had 10 of 13 votes on the West Division side.

  • Thursday, October 12, 2017 | Men's Tennis


    Arthur Fagundes fell 6-1, 6-4 in the first round of the ITA Oracle Cup on Thursday to Daniel Levine of Carnegie Mellon who is the second seed in the tournament. Fagundes will play on Friday on the back draw of the tournament against Brian Grodecki from Williams College.

  • Wednesday, October 11, 2017 | Men's Tennis

    WATCH: @patriotstennis' Fagundes/Gomez at the ITA Oracle Cup

    Click the link to watch Arthur Fagundes and Pablo Gomez at the ITA Oracle Cup in Rome, Georgia.

  • Sunday, October 1, 2017 | Men's Tennis

    CHAMPS! Fagundes, Gomez advance to ITA Oracle Cup

    The UT Tyler men's tennis team owned the 2017 ITA Southwest Regional Championships with Arthur Fagundes winning the singles title and then partnering with Pablo Gomez to win the doubles championship on Sunday at Trinity University. The two Patriots earned berths to the ITA Oracle Cup which will be on Oct. 11-15 in Rome, Georgia and hosted by Berry College.

  • Saturday, September 30, 2017 | Men's Tennis

    DAY 2: @patriotstennis dominating at ITA Southwest Regional Championships

    Arthur Fagundes, who is the defending champion, is on to the singles semis along with Daniel Rodriguez and Vinicio Hadlich. Fagundes is the top-ranked player in the tournament and advanced with wins over opponents from Trinity and UT Dallas and will now play Alex Hunt who is from Hardin-Simmons on Sunday in the semis. Hadlich advanced to the semis with a 5-7, 7-6, 6-2 win over Southwestern’s Alexis Dimanche who was the second seed in the tournament. Hadlich will play Rodriguez in an all-UT Tyler semi after Rodriguez knocked off teammate Gabriel Hidalgo with a 6-3, 6-4 quarter final win. Hidalgo had earned a 7-5, 6-4 win over Trinity’s Wilson Lambeth in the quarters and Rodriguez a win over a Southwestern opponent.

  • Friday, September 29, 2017 | Men's Tennis

    DAY 1: @patriotstennis rolling in opening rounds of ITA regional

    UT Tyler's Arthur Fagundes, Jose Currea, Gabriel Hidalgo, Daniel Rodriguez and Vinicio Hadlich each won two matches on Friday at the ITA Southwest Regional Championships at Trinity University to advance to Saturday’s Round of 16.

  • Tuesday, September 12, 2017 | Men's Tennis

    Tyler Invitational Results

  • Thursday, July 27, 2017 | Men's Tennis, Women's Tennis

    @patriotstennis earns ITA All-Academic Team honors

    The UT Tyler women’s and men’s tennis programs have been honored as Intercollegiate Tennis Association All-Academic Teams and fourteen student-athletes earned ITA Scholar Athlete for the Patriots.

  • Monday, June 26, 2017 | Men's Tennis, Women's Tennis

    Adam Cohen to lead UT Tyler tennis programs

    The University of Texas at Tyler has hired Adam Cohen as the head tennis coach for the men’s and women’s programs. Cohen has an impressive 209-86 career record leading the Mesa Community College men’s and women’s programs from 2007-17, including winning nine conference championships and advancing to 17 national tournament appearances. He arrives in Tyler after guiding the Thunderbird men to four straight Arizona Community College Athletic Conference championships and the women to back-to-back titles.

  • Tuesday, June 20, 2017 | Men's Tennis

    Fagundes earns ASC Distinguished Scholar-Athlete

    UT Tyler's Arthur Fagundes has built an impressive resume after only two seasons in Tyler and can now add American Southwest Conference Distinguished Scholar-Athlete to it after being honored by the ASC on Tuesday for his impressive work on the court for the men's tennis team and in the classroom. In addition, Alex Bishop (baseball), Michelle Obach (basketball), George Toone (golf), KK Stevens (softball), Tori Musngi (tennis), Matthew Roe (men’s track & field) and Rachel Willis (women’s track & field) represent UT Tyler on the ASC 2017 Winter-Spring Distinguished Scholar-Athlete Teams.

  • Friday, June 16, 2017 | Men's Tennis

    Former @patriotstennis All-America named USC assistant

    Former UT Tyler tennis All-America and graduate assistant coach Chris Wootton has been named the University of Southern California women’s assistant coach.

  • Wednesday, June 7, 2017 | Baseball, Men's Basketball, General, Men's Cross Country, Men's Golf, Women's Cross Country, Women's Soccer, Men's Soccer, Men's Tennis, Men's Track & Field, Women's Basketball, Women's Golf, Softball, Women's Tennis, Women's Track & Field, Volleyball

    SOCIAL MEDIA REPORT: @UTTylerPatriots 2016-17 Seasons

    Click the link to look back on the 2016-17 UT Tyler Athletic seasons through the social media posts we've collected.