Women’s Tennis: After strong postseason, Jumbos look fresh for the fall

Women’s tennis is back and ready to hit the ground running during its fall campaign. The Jumbos are coming off of a strong spring season where they finished with a 15–7 overall record, and had a 6–3 log in conference play. Tufts made it to the NESCAC semifinals last season for the first time since […]

Teams to watch this fall

Volleyball Fresh off an appearance in the NCAA championships’ Elite Eight, just the second time in program history the team had made it that far, the Jumbos are eyeing even greater success. They return five of their starters, most of them concentrated in strong sophomore and junior classes including sophomore All-NESCAC libero Kelly Klimo and […]

Tufts falls to Johns Hopkins in NCAA play

Tufts improved its regular season record to 15-7 this year, making 2016–2017 one of the program’s best seasons under coach Kate Bayard. This year’s roster of 14 players is also one of the deepest that Bayard has had in her 12-year tenure at Tufts. The team started the spring season off strong during its annual spring break trip to California, racking up […]

Spotlight on international student athletes at Tufts

While the Tufts athletics program sees hundreds of students pass through its doors every year, the handful of international students that represent the Brown and Blue across the country in various sports can go unnoticed. Two of those individuals are rising juniors Mina Karamercan and Julia Keller, both of whom play for the women’s tennis […]

Tufts cruises past Trinity, Hamilton in pair of 9-0 wins

Tufts moved to 13-4 with a pair of victories over Trinity and Hamilton. These came on the back of a loss to Bowdoin and a victory over Amherst. With the Trinity result, the program records the most regular-season wins since the 2010-11 season, in which it recorded 13. “I’m not really looking at wins and losses right […]

Jumbos split matches against two top-25 teams

No. 7 Tufts recorded a 7-2 victory Thursday over No. 21 MIT to move to 9-2 on the season. The win came on the heels of a 9-0 loss to NESCAC rivals No. 9 Middlebury on Sunday. Yesterday, Tufts defeated MIT to start off its run of six home matches with a comfortable 7-2 victory. […]

Jumbos win four straight behind new doubles pairings

No. 7 Tufts is on a four-match winning streak, moving to 8-1 for the season with its recent 7-2 victory over Wellesley on Wednesday. This came on the back of Tufts’ double-header weekend, which it handled with relative ease as it won 8-1 at Bates before making the trip to Colby to win 9-0. Coach […]

Jumbos best Judges in prolonged Wednesday battle

The Jumbos are off to a 5-1 start to the season, defeating the Brandeis Judges 6-3 in their first home match of the season. Prior to that, the No. 12 Tufts spent spring break in California and came out with a 4-1 record, initially beating Oberlin 8-1, Carleton 9-0, No. 21 Wisconsin Whitewater 9-0, and No. 6 […]

Tufts wraps up fall season, highly successful at Bowdoin Invitational

Women’s tennis wrapped up the fall season on a strong note with a combined record of 26-13 at the Bowdoin Invitational this Friday and Saturday. Sophomores Mina Karamercan and Julia Keller both went 3-0 in their singles matches, while sophomore Otilia Popa and senior Hannah Conroy were also undefeated in singles matches, both finishing the […]

Sophomore Mina Karamercan leads Jumbos at ITA Regional Tournament

Sophomore Mina Karamercan clinched the 41st victory of her Tufts career in the women’s tennis team’s season opener. Seeded seventh in the singles bracket, Karamercan won two straight singles matches and was responsible for two of Tufts’ four total victories as the team finished 4-8 at the ITA Regional Tournament this weekend at MIT. In her first round match against Valentia […]