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August 15, 2013
Johnson, Marino, Ellis and Lane Earn ITA Scholar-Athlete Honors
Seniors Alex Johnson (Thousand Oaks, CA), Matthew Ellis (Mercer Island, WA), and Alex Lane (Claremont, CA) and sophomore Nikolas Marino (San Diego, CA) all earned ITA Scholar-Athlete honors for achieving a 3.5 GPA or better for the 2012-2013 academic year.

August 9, 2013
Three Stags Earn ITA All-American Honors
The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) has announced the 2013 All-America Teams for Men's NCAA Division III and CMS had three men selected to the team. Warren Wood earned All-American honors in singles and doubles, Neel Kotrappa earned All-American honors in singles and Joe Dorn earned All-American honors in doubles.

June 20, 2013
Stags Tennis Recruiting Class Ranked #2 in Division III
TennisRecruiting.net has ranked CMS as having the #2 recruiting class in Division III for the Class of 2013. The recruiting website had ranked CMS' incoming class as 24th among mid-major programs nationally. The Stags' 2013 class includes four-star recruits Max Macey (Weston, CT), Daniel Morkovine (San Carlos, CA), and Glenn Hull (Davis, CA).

June 15, 2013
Settles Honored As USPTA California Men's College Coach of the Year
CMS Head Men's Tennis Coach Paul Settles received his second major coaching award for 2013, earning the USPTA California Men's College Coach of the Year honor at the USPTA's awards banquet on Saturday night at Riviera Country Club.

June 12, 2013
CMS Among 2013 Top Mid-Major Men's Recruiting Classes
CMS Stags Tennis incoming class of freshmen student-athletes is one of two Division III programs listed in the Top 25 Mid-Major Men's Recruiting Classes, according to a June10 release by TennisRecruiting.net.

May 24, 2013
Settles Named ITA Coach Of The Year, Fabrizio West Region Assistant Coach Of The Year
After a season in which the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s tennis team reached new heights, the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) recognized the efforts of head coach Paul Settles as Wilson/ITA National Coach of the Year and assistant coach Chris Fabrizio as West Region Assistant Coach of the Year.

May 23, 2013
Williams Edges CMS For D-III Title; CMS Has Highest Finish Since ’94
A tiebreaker in No. 2 doubles went the way of Williams and with that the momentum of the match, as the top-ranked Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s tennis team was edged 5-2 in the title match of the NCAA Division III Championships by No. 6 Williams on Wednesday evening at the Markin Center.

May 21, 2013
Men's Tennis Advances to National Championship Match With 5-0 Win Over Amherst
#1 CMS Stags Tennis defeated #3 Amherst 5-0 in the NCAA Team Championship Semifinals on Tuesday at Stowe Stadium in Kalamazoo, Michigan. A dramatic doubles sweep followed by convincing straight set wins at #3 and #6 singles advanced the Stags to their first NCAA Championship match since 1994.

May 20, 2013
Stags Advance to NCAA Semifinals With 5-2 Win Over Middlebury
#1 CMS Stags Tennis earned a 5-2 victory against #11 Middlebury in the NCAA Team Championships Quarterfinals on Monday in Kalamazoo, Michigan. Freshman Skyler Butts (Santa Ana, CA) won at #2 doubles and #4 singles, as the Stags rallied from a 2-1 deficit to win the last four matches and advance to the semifinals.

May 15, 2013
Four Stags Earn All-Conference Accolades
The Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference announced Tuesday that four Stags earned All-Conference accolades. Sophomore Joe Dorn (Washington D.C.) was named Newcomer of the Year for his exceptional play at #2 singles and #1 doubles, while also being named to the All-Conference 1st Team. Dorn is joined on the SCIAC All-Conference 1st Team by doubles partner and Stags #1 singles player Warren Wood (So. - Del Mar, CA). Sophomore Nikolas Marino (San Diego, CA) and senior Alex Lane (Claremont, CA) were named to the All-Conference 2nd Team.

May 13, 2013
Men's Tennis Week In Review (5/13/13)
Coach Settles is this week's interview for the Stags Tennis Week In Review.

May 12, 2013
On To Kalamazoo
#1 CMS Stags Tennis defeated #5 Cal Lutheran 5-1 to advance to the quarterfinals of the NCAA Division III Team Championships in Kalamazoo, Michigan. CMS has now advanced to the NCAA D3 final eight for the past four years and six of the last eight.

May 11, 2013
Stags Defeat Redlands 5-0 in NCAA 2nd Round
#1 ranked CMS Stags Tennis swept the doubles and then won at #5 and #6 singles to shut out #13 Redlands in a second round match of the NCAA Division III Team Championships at the Biszantz Family Tennis Center on Saturday.

May 8, 2013
Wood and Dorn Selected for NCAA Individuals
Sophomores Warren Wood (Del Mar, CA) and Joe Dorn (Washington D.C.) of CMS Stags Tennis were selected for the NCAA Division III singles and doubles competition, which begins on May 23 in Kalamazoo, Michigan after the team championships are completed.

May 7, 2013
CMS To Host NCAA Men's Tennis Opening Rounds
CMS will host the opening rounds of the NCAA Division III Men's Tennis Chamionships this Friday through Sunday, May 10-12 at the Biszantz Family Tennis Center. CMS enters the 2013 NCAA team tournament as the #1 seed in the field and top seed in the West Regional.

May 4, 2013
Men's Tennis Wins 8th Straight SCIAC Title
CMS Stags Tennis won a tough 6-3 decision against #5 Cal Lutheran to claim their eighth straight outright SCIAC title and extend their conference unbeaten streak to 75 matches.

May 3, 2013
Stags Advance to SCIAC Final
Top seeded CMS Stags Tennis earned wins over 8th seeded Caltech and 5th seeded Pomona-Pitzer in the opening and semifinal rounds of the SCIAC tournament in Whittier on Friday.

May 1, 2013
Men's Tennis Week In Review (5/1/13)
CMC Professor Seth Lobis offers his perspectives on the current state of Stags Tennis.

April 28, 2013
Stags Strong in Ojai, Reach Singles and Doubles Finals
Senior Alex Lane (Claremont, CA) and sophomores Warren Wood (Del Mar, CA) and Joe Dorn (Washington D.C.) reached the singles and doubles finals respectively of the 113th Ojai Valley Tournament which concluded on Sunday. It was Lane's third consecutive Ojai final, having won the singles title in 2011 and the doubles title in 2012 (with partner Robbie Erani), while Wood and Dorn were making their first appearance in an Ojai final.

April 24, 2013
Athenas and Stags Gear Up For SCIAC Postseason Play
With several Claremont-Mudd-Scripps spring sports teams participating in SCIAC postseason tournaments and championships this weekend and next, here is a breakdown of each sport.

April 22, 2013
Men's Tennis Week In Review (4/22/13)
Coach Settles is this week's interview for the Stags Tennis Week In Review.

April 21, 2013
Men's Tennis Crushes #10 Cruz 8-1
CMS Stags Tennis earned a tense doubles sweep and then pulled away from West Region rival UC Santa Cruz on Sunday. Sophomores Warren Wood (Del Mar, CA) and Joe Dorn (Washington D.C.) won at #1 doubles and then the top two singles positions to lead the Stags to the 8-1 win at the Biszantz Family Tennis Center.

April 19, 2013
Stags Win 11th Straight Against #10 Concordia
CMS Stags Tennis won its eleventh match in a row on Friday, beating the 10th ranked team in NAIA, Concordia, by an 8-1 margin.

April 16, 2013
Men's Tennis Week In Review (4/16/13)
Senior Alex Lane went 2-0 in singles and doubles over the last week and is this week's interview for the Stags Men's Tennis Week In Review.

April 13, 2013
Men's Tennis Wins Two To Earn Top Seed in SCIAC Tourney
CMS Stags Tennis closed out SCIAC regular season play on Saturday with a 7-2 win at #19 Whittier and a 9-0 victory over Caltech at home. The Stags finish 7-0 in conference dual match play and will be the top seeded team at the SCIAC tournament May 3-4 at Whittier.

April 12, 2013
Stags Shut Out Panthers
CMS Stags Tennis moved to 5-0 in conference and 19-3 overall with a 9-0 win over Chapman on Friday at the Biszantz Family Tennis Center. Junior Captain Neel Kotrappa (La Verne, CA) led CMS with wins at #2 doubles and #4 singles.

April 10, 2013
Men's Tennis Week In Review (4/9/13)
Sophomore Nikolas Marino is this week's interview for the Men's Tennis Week In Review after a perfect week in singles and doubles play for the Stags.

April 6, 2013
Men's Tennis Rolls Against #12 Redlands
The top ranked CMS Stags Tennis program earned another key SCIAC win Saturday, defeating #11 Redlands 7-2 at the Biszantz Family Tennis Center. Led by the trio of super sophomores - Warren Wood (Del, Mar, CA), Joe Dorn (Washington D.C.), and Nikolas Marino (San Diego, CA) - CMS remained perfect against Division III opponents and is now 4-0 in conference play.

April 5, 2013
Stags Conquer #4 Cal Lu, Take SCIAC Lead
#1 ranked CMS traveled to #4 Cal Lutheran for an important SCIAC dual on Friday, coming away with a 6-3 victory to take sole possession of the conference lead. Freshman Skyler Butts (Santa Ana, CA), sophomore Nikolas Marino (San Diego, CA), and senior Alex Lane (Claremont, CA) all had two wins, as the Stags took two of three doubles and four of six singles against the Kingsmen.

April 2, 2013
Men's Tennis Gets By Gustavus
CMS Stags Tennis won its fourth straight against a ranked Division III opponent, defeating #17 Gustavus Adolphus 7-2 at the Biszantz Family Tennis Center on Tuesday. Freshman Skyler Butts (Santa Ana, CA) helped ignite a comeback win at #2 doubles and then earned the dual match clinching win at #5 singles to lead the Stags to their 16th victory of the spring.

April 2, 2013
Men's Tennis Week In Review (4/2/13)
Senior Alex Johnson is this week's featured Stags men's tennis player on the Men's Tennis Week In Review

March 30, 2013
Stags Win 8-1 at #24 Pomona-Pitzer
Senior Alex Lane (Claremont, CA) won his eighth straight singles match, and top ranked CMS swept all six singles without losing a set in an 8-1 win at #24 Pomona-Pitzer on Saturday.

March 29, 2013
Men's Tennis Escapes Against #5 Williams
Sophomore Nikolas Marino's (San Diego, CA) dramatic comeback victory at #3 singles erased a 4-1 deficit for the Stags, as they defeated #5 Williams on Friday 5-4.

March 28, 2013
Stags Stop #9 Middlebury 8-1
Hours after ascending to the top ranking in the D3 poll, CMS Stags Tennis won a hard fought 8-1 victory over #9 Middlebury on Thursday evening at the Biszantz Family Tennis Center.

March 28, 2013
Both CMS Tennis Teams Reach New Heights; Stags No. 1, Athenas No. 2 In D-III
The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) released its Division III rankings on Thursday, March 28, and both Claremont-Mudd-Scripps tennis teams achieved their highest rankings in program history. The Stags are now No. 1 in Division III and the Athenas are No. 2.

March 26, 2013
Men's Tennis Week In Review (3/26/13)
Joe Dorn is the featured Stag tennis player in this week's Men's Tennis Week In Review.

March 23, 2013
Men's Tennis Opens SCIAC Play With 9-0 Win Over Oxy
Three Stags had singles and doubles wins on Saturday, as CMS Men's Tennis opened conference play with a 9-0 win at the Biszantz Family Tennis Center.

March 20, 2013
Stags Split Final Two in Hawaii
CMS Stags Tennis split matches with Division II opponents Hawaii-Hilo and BYU Hawaii to conclude their Hawaiian trip on Wednesday. Warren Wood (So. - Del Mar, CA) and Zhenya Pereverzin (Jr. - Clackamas, OR) each won two singles matches, as the Stags defeated Hawaii-Hilo 9-0 and then lost to #44 BYU Hawaii 5-4.

March 19, 2013
Men's Tennis Gets 7-2 Win Over #13 Whitman
Led by freshman Skyler Butts (Santa Ana, CA) who lost only one game in two matches, CMS Stags Tennis earned a 7-2 victory over #13 Whitman in Honolulu on Tuesday.

March 18, 2013
5th Ranked Hawaii Pacific Ends Stags' Streak at Six
CMS Stags Tennis dropped the opening contest of their four dual match Hawaii trip, falling to Hawaii Pacific, the fifth ranked team in Division II, by a 7-2 score. CMS earned its first point at #2 doubles, as junior captain Neel Kotrappa (La Verne, CA) and Skyler Butts (Fr. - Santa Ana, CA) stayed unbeaten in nine matches this spring.

March 16, 2013
Stags Capture Fourth Tournament Title With Win Over #2 Emory
CMS Men's Tennis won its fourth Stag-Hen Invitational title in six years, as the Stags completed a dominating weekend of tennis with an 8-1 victory over #2 Emory on Saturday.

March 15, 2013
Men's Tennis Advances to Stag-Hen Final with Two Shutouts
CMS Stags Tennis got a pair of shutout victories against two more nationally ranked opponents on Friday to advance to the Stag-Hen championship match. CMS defeated #12 Case Western Reserve 9-0 in the quarterfinals and then shocked top ranked Kenyon 9-0 in the semis. The Stags will take on second ranked Emory on Saturday at 9:30 AM at the Biszantz Family Tennis Center.

March 12, 2013
Men's Tennis Week In Review (3/12/13)
In this week's installment of the Men's Tennis Week In Review, senior Matt Ellis interviews sophomore Warren Wood.

March 9, 2013
Doubles Strength Leads Stags to 7-2 Win Over #8 Trinity
CMS Stags Tennis earned its second doubles sweep against a nationally ranked opponent in as many days, and then cruised to a 7-2 win over #8 Trinity on Saturday.

March 8, 2013
Stags Too Strong for #15 NCW
Junior captain Neel Kotrappa (La Verne, CA) had wins at #2 doubles and #5 singles as CMS won its third straight against a ranked Division III opponent on Friday.

March 4, 2013
Men's Tennis Week In Review (3/4/13)
Hear what Neel Kotrappa has to say after the men's tennis team's weekend in La Jolla.

March 3, 2013
Men's Tennis Drops #10 Wash U 7-2
CMS Stags Tennis capitalized on a strong team performance at the 124th Pacific Coast Doubles tournament, and defeated #10 Washington University in St. Louis by a 7-2 margin in La Jolla on Sunday.

March 2, 2013
Stags Have Best Ever Pac Coast Doubles Tourney
Led by sophomores Warren Wood (Del Mar, CA) and Joe Dorn (Washington D.C.), CMS Stags Tennis had its best ever performance in the Pac Coast Men's Doubles Championships in La Jolla, CA.

February 26, 2013
Men's Tennis Week In Review (2/26/13)
Hear what Coach Settles and Skyler Butts have to say about the team's performance over the opening weekend of the season.

February 23, 2013
Stags Topple #15 Bates, Fall to #6 Vanguard
Three seniors earned straight set singles wins in CMS' 7-2 triumph over #15 Bates on Saturday. Alex Lane (Sr. - Claremont, CA [pictured right]) got the decisive win at #4 singles, as the Stags won five of six singles matches.

February 22, 2013
Newcomers Shine on Stags' Opening Day
CMS Stags Tennis won two convincing opening day matches behind the strong showing of three players making their Stags Tennis debuts. Freshmen Lestter Yeh (Arcadia, CA) and Skyler Butts (Santa Ana, CA [pictured right]), and sophomore Joe Dorn (Washington D.C.) each won two matches to pace CMS in an 8-1 win against Arizona Christian and a 9-0 victory over Brandeis.

February 20, 2013
2013 Men’s Tennis Season Preview
Ranked No. 5 in the preseason Division III polls, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s tennis team gets its season underway this week with four matches over the weekend. The Stags open up the season on Friday, Feb. 22 by hosting Arizona Christian at 9 a.m. and then Brandeis at 1 p.m. On Saturday the Stags host Bates at 9:30 a.m. and Vanguard at 3 p.m.

February 16, 2013
Stags Tennis Past and Present Unite at Annual Ducey Cup Match
Thirty-five Stags Tennis Alums participated in the Ducey Cup on Saturday, marking the traditional beginning to CMS' 2013 season. Morning doubles play preceded a friendly afternoon dual match in which the current Stags defeated the Alums 7-1 in eight pro-sets.

January 26, 2013
Serving First
In tennis, it is typically considered an advantage to serve first. On Friday night, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men's tennis team began their season by serving the disadvantaged in downtown Pomona.

November 5, 2012
Stags 5th Nationally in Pre-Season Rankings
CMS is ranked #5 Nationally and #1 in the West in the Campbell's / ITA Division III Rankings released on November 1. The Stags had three singles players and one doubles team recognized in the regional and national rankings.

November 2, 2012
CMS Selected to Host 2014 NCAA D3 Tennis Championships
On Thursday, the NCAA announced the selection of Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Colleges and the Biszantz Family Tennis Center as the hosts for the 2014 NCAA Men's and Women's Division III Tennis Championships.

October 15, 2012
Stags Strong at Small College Nationals

September 30, 2012
Kotrappa, Wood and Dorn Capture USTA / ITA West Titles

September 27, 2012
USTA / ITA West Regional Championships Central
The Biszantz Family Tennis Center at CMS will serve as host site for the USTA / ITA West Regionals, Friday through Sunday, September 28-30, 2012.

September 15, 2012
CMS To Host Campus Showdown Sept 22

September 14, 2012
CMS To Host USTA / ITA West Regional Championships
The Biszantz Family Tennis Center at CMS will serve as host site for the USTA / ITA West Regionals, Friday through Sunday, September 28-30, 2012.