2018-19 News

  • Three Firebirds Earn East Coast Conference Women’s Tennis All-Conference Honors
    October 30, 2018
    WEST BABYLON, NY – Sophomore Simoné Pärn was named First Team All-Conference, and junior Marija Milic and freshman Joanna Skrzypczynska each earned Second Team All-Conference to represent the University of the District of Columbia for the East Coast Conference Women’s Tennis All-Conference teams.
  • Upset-Minded No. 3 Firebirds Edged by No. 2 NYIT in ECC Semifinals
    October 27, 2018
    FLUSHING, NY – The No. 3 seeded University of the District of Columbia women’s tennis team fell just short of upsetting No. 2 New York Institute of Technology as the Firebirds were defeated, 4-3 in the East Coast Conference semifinals Saturday afternoon at Queens College.
  • Firebirds Shut Out LIU Post, 7-0 in Regular Season Finale; Secure No. 3 Seed in ECC Championship Tournament
    October 20, 2018
    WASHINGTON, DC – The University of the District of Columbia women’s tennis team defeated East Coast Conference foe LIU Post, 7-0 at the Southeast Tennis & Learning Center on Saturday afternoon.
  • UDC Women’s Tennis Suffers 6-1 Loss vs. NYIT
    October 19, 2018
    WASHINGTON, DC – The University of the District of Columbia women’s tennis team had its seven-match win streak snapped as the Firebirds suffered a 6-1 loss to six-time reigning East Coast Conference champion, New York Institute of Technology on Friday afternoon at Southeast Tennis & Learning Center.
  • Simoné Pärn Earns 2nd ECC Women’s Tennis Player of the Week Honor
    October 15, 2018
    WEST BABYLON, NY – The University of the District of Columbia’s Simoné Pärn was named East Coast Conference Women’s Tennis Player of the Week for the 2nd time this season.
  • Joanna Skrzypczynska Earns 3rd Consecutive ECC Women’s Tennis Rookie of the Week Honor
    October 15, 2018
    WEST BABYLON, NY – The University of the District of Columbia’s Joanna Skrzypczynska was named East Coast Conference Women’s Tennis Rookie of the Week for the 3rd consecutive week.
  • Firebirds Soar Past St. Thomas Aquinas, 6-1; Earn 7th Straight Win
    October 12, 2018
    SPARKILL, NY – The University of the District of Columbia women’s tennis team earned a decisive, 6-1 victory over East Coast Conference foe, St. Thomas Aquinas on Friday afternoon at Riley Family Tennis Courts.
  • Firebirds Roll to 5th Straight Win, 7-0 vs. Daemen
    October 09, 2018
    WASHINGTON, DC – The University of the District of Columbia women’s tennis team continued its dominance as the Firebirds steamrolled East Coast Conference foe, Daemen College, 7-0 on Saturday afternoon at Southeast Tennis & Learning Center for their 5th straight win.
  • Joanna Skrzypczynska Earns 2nd Straight ECC Women’s Tennis Rookie of the Week
    October 09, 2018
    WEST BABYLON, NY – Freshman Joanna Skrzypczynska was named East Coast Conference Women’s Tennis Rookie of the Week for the 2nd consecutive week.
  • Firebirds Win 6th Straight, 4-3 vs. Wilmington
    October 09, 2018
    WASHINGTON, DC – The University of the District of Columbia women’s tennis team earned a 4-3 victory over regional non-conference opponent, Wilmington University, on Wednesday afternoon at Southeast Tennis & Learning Center.
  • UDC Women’s Tennis Shuts Out Millersville, 7-0
    October 03, 2018
    MILLERSVILLE, PA – The University of the District of Columbia women’s tennis team earned a dominant, 7-0 road win vs. Millersville University on Wed. afternoon in NCAA Division II non-regional play.
  • UDC Sweeps East Coast Conference Women’s Tennis Weekly Awards
    October 01, 2018
    WEST BABYLON, NY – The University of the District of Columbia women’s tennis team swept the East Coast Conference women’s tennis weekly awards this week as sophomore transfer Simoné Pärn earned Player of the Week and freshman Joanna Skrzypczynska earned Rookie of the Week.
  • Firebirds Soar Past LeMoyne, 5-2
    September 29, 2018
    SYRACUSE, NY – The University of the District of Columbia women’s tennis team claimed two of three doubles matches and four of six singles matches to earn a 5-2 road victory vs. LeMoyne College Sat. afternoon at Skytop Tennis Courts.
  • Firebird Alumni Spotlight
    September 28, 2018
    Women's tennis alum and former All-East Coast Conference and Capital One Academic All-District 1 First Team selection, Kristyna Nepivodova (’13) is entering her 3rd year with Ategra Capital Management.
  • Firebirds Cruise to 2nd Straight Win, 5-2 vs. USciences
    September 27, 2018
    WASHINGTON, DC – The University of the District of Columbia women’s tennis team earned a decisive, 5-2 win vs. USciences in NCAA Division II non-conference play Thursday afternoon at Southeast Tennis & Learning Center.
  • Firebirds sweep home opener
    September 21, 2018
    The University of the District of Columbia Women’s tennis team earned a shutout victory sweeping singles play vs East Coast Conference foe Roberts Wesleyan College with a score of 7-0 in the Firebirds home opener Friday afternoon.
  • ITA Results Day 2
    September 15, 2018
    FLUSHING, NY – Four members of the University of the District of Columbia women’s tennis team competed in Day 2 of the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) East Regional Championship, Sat., Sept. 15 at Billie Jean King National Tennis Center.
  • ITA Day 1 Results
    September 14, 2018
    FLUSHING, NY – Three individual Firebirds advanced through Singles Qualifying rounds, and two of three doubles teams through the Round of 64 in a successful Day 1 at the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) East Regional Championship at Billie Jean King National Tennis Center.
  • UDC Women’s Tennis Drops 5-2 Decision at Queens
    September 08, 2018
    FLUSHING, NY – The University of the District of Columbia women’s tennis team was defeated by host Queens College, 5-2 in East Coast Conference action Sat., Sept. 8.
  • Firebirds Soar Past Molloy, 7-0 in Season Opener
    September 07, 2018
    ROCKVILLE CENTRE, NY – The visiting University of the District of Columbia women’s tennis team swept singles and doubles play en-route to a 7-0 shutout victory vs. East Coast Conference foe Molloy College in both teams’ season opener Friday afternoon at Hempstead Lake Indoor Tennis Center.
  • UDC Men’s and Women’s Tennis Teams Volunteer at Food & Friends
    September 06, 2018
    WASHINGTON, DC – The University of the District of Columbia men’s and women’s tennis teams spent three hours on Friday morning, Aug. 31, preparing and packing nutritious meals for people in the Washington, DC area living with HIV/AIDS, cancer and other life-challenging illnesses.
  • UDC Women’s Tennis Picked 4th in East Coast Conference Preseason Poll
    August 20, 2018
    WEST BABYLON, NY – The University of the District of Columbia women’s tennis team was picked to finish 4th in the East Coast Conference preseason poll voted on by the league’s head coaches.
  • UDC Women’s Tennis Announces 2018 Schedule
    August 17, 2018
    WASHINGTON, DC – Head Coach Dickie Mahaffey announced the University of the District of Columbia women’s tennis 2018 schedule Aug. 17.