Furman’s Drew Singerman has been voted to the 2018-19 Google Cloud Academic All-District 4 Men’s At-Large Team, as announced today by the CoSIDA Academic All-America Committee. As a member of the all-district team, Singerman will now be placed on the national ballot for Academic All-America consideration.
Furman cross country/track and field All-Americans Aaron Templeton and Allie Buchalski were recognized as 2018-19 Furman Male Athlete of the Year and Edna Hartness Female Athlete of the Year, respectively, at Furman’s “ESPY” style awards banquet Tuesday evening at Timmons Arena.
Van Wagner Sports and Entertainment (Van Wagner) and Furman University Athletics announced a multi-year agreement granting Van Wagner Collegiate Services exclusive rights to represent Furman Athletics in corporate sponsorships and media sales negotiations.
Second-seeded Furman topped No. 6 Mercer, 4-0, Saturday afternoon to reach the Southern Conference championship match. The Paladins, who are making their fifth trip to the finals in the past six seasons, will square off against top-seeded ETSU Saturday at 6:30 p.m.
Furman’s Ivan Mitric was named to the 2019 All-Southern Conference men’s tennis first team for singles, while Mitric teamed with Jake Munns to earn a first team selection for doubles. Drew Singerman was honored as a member of the All-SoCon second team for singles, as announced today by the league office.
The Furman men’s tennis team hits the road to conclude the 2019 regular season this weekend. The Paladins will play at Richmond Friday at 3 p.m. then will square off at Norfolk State Saturday at 1 p.m.
Furman held off Mercer, 4-2, Monday in the Paladins’ home finale at the Mickel Tennis Center in Greenville, S.C. With the win, the Paladins improve to 14-4 overall and 6-1 in Southern Conference play, while Mercer falls to 10-12 overall and 3-2 in the league.
The Furman men’s tennis team will play host to Mercer Monday at 3 p.m. at the Mickel Tennis Center in Greenville, S.C., in the Paladins’ home finale. Special giveaways, including plastic bracelets and sunglasses, will be available for fans.
Furman powered past Samford, 6-1, Saturday in men’s tennis action at the Mickel Tennis Center in Greenville, S.C. With the win, the Paladins improve to 13-4 overall and 5-1 in Southern Conference play, while Samford drops to 9-8 overall and 1-3 in league play.
The Furman men’s tennis team will entertain Samford Saturday at 1 p.m. at the Mickel Tennis Center when the team honors Alex Steryous for Senior Day. Special giveaways, including plastic bracelets, will be available for fans.
Furman topped College of Charleston, 6-1, Wednesday in men’s tennis action in Mt. Pleasant, S.C. With the victory, the Paladins improve to 12-4 overall and 4-0 in Southern Conference play, while College of Charleston drops to 17-4.
Furman’s men’s programs continue to lead the Southern Conference all-sport race after the completion of the league’s winter championship seasons, while the Paladin women sit in second place in the Germann Cup standings.
Furman held off Chattanooga, 5-2, Saturday in men’s tennis action at the UTC Tennis Center in Chattanooga, Tenn. With the victory, the Paladins improve to 11-4 overall and 4-1 in Southern Conference play, while Chattanooga falls to 10-8 overall and 1-1 in the league.
East Tennessee State blanked Furman, 4-0, Friday at the Dave Mullins Tennis Complex in Johnson City, Tenn., snapping the Paladins’ nine-match winning streak. With the victory, ETSU moves to 11-4 overall and 3-0 in Southern Conference play, while Furman drops to 10-4 overall and 3-1 in the league.
The Furman men’s tennis team looks to extend its nine-match winning streak when the Paladins travel to East Tennessee State and Chattanooga this weekend. Furman will travel to Johnson City to face the Bucs on Friday at 2 p.m., then the Paladins head to Chattanooga for a 3 p.m. contest on Saturday.
The Furman men’s tennis team downed Wofford, 6-1, on Wednesday at the Reeves Tennis Center in Spartanburg, S.C., pushing the Paladins’ winning streak to nine matches. With the win, Furman improves to 10-3 overall and 3-0 in the Southern Conference. Wofford drops to 5-10 overall and 2-2 in the league.
The Furman men’s tennis team will put its eighth-match winning streak on the line Wednesday when the Paladins travel to Spartanburg to take on Wofford. First serve is set for 3 p.m. at the Reeves Tennis Center.
Furman men’s tennis player Jake Munns has been named the ScanSource Student-Athlete Leader of the Month for January. He will be honored at Furman’s baseball game versus South Carolina at Fluor Field on March 19, along with Lauren Duggar, the February recipient.
The Furman men’s tennis team will be looking for its eighth-straight win on Saturday when the Paladins entertain UNC Greensboro at 1 p.m. at the Mickel Tennis Center. Special give aways, including rubber bracelets, will be available for fans.
Furman’s Ivan Mitric has been named the Southern Conference men’s tennis player of the week for all matches played Feb. 26-March 4, as announced by the league on Tuesday. Mitric, who sits at 7-3 in singles and 8-3 in doubles on the season, earned a win in each this week. The nod is Mitric’s second of the season.