Tennis at UW-Marshfield/Wood County is offered in partnership with the Department of Continuing Education in the Spring. This course allows you to learn the sport and make it a lifelong recreational activity.
Coach John Harrington has been with UW-M/WC since 1968; and although recently retired, he continues to coach the UW Tennis Team. John's enthusiasm is contagious and has inspired many students, friends and family to be active and live a healthy lifestyle.
The UW-Marshfield/Wood County Women's Tennis team finished second at the Wisconsin Junior College Tennis Tournament held this weekend in Madison. The Marauder men finished 4th, one point behind UW-Baraboo. UW-Fox Valley won both the Women's and Men's State Title.
Coach Harrington said he was very pleased with both teams performances because every player was able to win at least one match.
Kelsey Fierke won the no. 3 singles crown & she teamed up with Emma Easterly to win 2 doubles. Bekah Wood was 2nd @ 4 singles.
Nikki Hertel won her 1st match @ 1 singles & then tore her achilles heal during her 2nd match, forcing her to default. Abby Gotz won her 1st match @ 2 singles & then was defeated by the eventual State Champ, Corryn Gosse from Fox Valley.
Tim Resheske was the Men's highest finisher taking the no. 6 singles title. Carter Havican, Brian Brost , Tyler Langreck & Mike Solberg all won their 1st match.
Mike Schneider won the consolation championship @ 4 singles. Marshfield's no 1 doubles team of Havican & Brost & the 3 doubles team of Solberg & Resheske won their 1st match.
UW Marshfield hosted their annual 5 team Tennis Invitational Saturday. Both the Marauder men & women were successful in many of the flights.
No. 1 singles: Nikki Hertel won the consolation bracket
No. 3 singles: Kelsey Fierke won the consolation
No. 4 singles: Bekah Wood won the overall championship
No 2 doubles: Kelsy Fierke & Emma Easterly won the overall championship
No 2 singles: Brian Brost won the consolation bracket
No 4 singles: Mike Schneider won the consolation
No 5 singles: Mike Solberg won the consolation
No 6 singles: Tim Resheske won the overall championship
No 1 doubles: Carter Havicon & Brian Brost took 2nd
No 2 doubles: Mike Schnieder & Tyler Langreck took 2nd
No 3 doubles: Tim Resheske & Mike Solberg took 2nd