Tag: tennis

Iola tennis traveled to Chanute on Thursday and the Mustangs’ lack of numbers and some bad luck left them last out of eight teams.  Senior number one singles player Jon Miller was the source of…

When Tiger Woods won the Masters last weekend, it was a moment many thought would never happen. Woods has been one of the most important figures in modern sports because of the way he rocketed…

ORDINO, Andorra (AP) — As a brave whistleblower, Marco Trungelliti should be feeling good about himself. The Argentine player exposed match-fixing crooks in tennis, helped the fight against the criminal gambling syndicates that are corroding…

PITTSBURG — Against the likes of Bishop Miege, Pittsburg and Fort Scott, Iola proved to be right in the mix Thursday, taking third at Pittsburg’s Invitational Tennis Tournament.  The Mustangs also did not bring a…

Iola High tennis traveled to Chanute on Tuesday and despite not taking a full squad, still took second overall.  The number one doubles team of Bret Plumlee and Elijah Fawson went 3-0 on the day,…

Thanks to scheduling quirks, the Iola tennis team opened its 2019 season early when the Mustangs hosted Independence on Thursday.  The meet was originally scheduled for next week but spring break for several schools interfered…

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Naomi Osaka never made it past the fourth round at any of the first 10 Grand Slam tournaments of her career. Now, still just 21, she’s suddenly on the verge of…

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Lest anyone get the idea that Stefanos Tsitsipas’ upset of Roger Federer was a fluke, the 20-year-old from Greece followed it up by beating No. 22 seed Roberto Bautista Agut 7-5,…

PERTH, Australia (AP) — Roger Federer won the bragging rights over fellow tennis great Serena Williams as they faced each other on court for the first time on Tuesday, with Federer spearheading Switzerland’s 4-2, 4-3…

The Iola High Fillies tennis team wrapped up a strong season at the 4A regional tournament in Independence Friday. The Fillies brought one singles player and two doubles teams; each fell short of moving on…