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Saints Stories talks to Gabe Ortiz about his recent NJCAA national tennis title and the next tournament. He will face off against D-1 schools as the lone NJCAA player left in the nation.

Ortiz plays in Oracle ITA Fall Championships

Kris Liggett, Monica Gonzalez, and Calen Moore
November 6, 2019

Saints tennis player Gabe Ortiz represents Seward County Community College at a unique tournament this week. The freshman from Argentina won the national...

Sophomore Sander Jans and freshman Nil Moinet, focus on how high they have to throw the tennis ball in the air for them to get a good serve.

Saints tennis begins individual season

Rebecca Irby, Reporter
September 13, 2019

Seward County Community College’s tennis teams started their individual season last week. The top eight men and women players compete in hopes to win...

Lady Saints get a solid start the first day of Nationals

Lady Saints get a solid start the first day of Nationals

Michelle Mattich, Managing Editor
May 6, 2019

The Lady Saints get a good start on the first day of nationals with five players advancing to the second round. In singles Patricia Panta from Lime,...

Unsung champions

Calen Moore, Reporter
April 17, 2019

They are the unsung champions of the SCCC sports world - men's and women's tennis. They are consistently ranked in the nation. The fall season had three...

Patricia Panta and her partner Maria Aveiga are No. 1 in doubles for SCCC. They led the game 8-5.

Saints take a win against Barton

Michelle Mattich, Managing Editor
April 16, 2019

On April 15 the tennis teams went up against Barton County Community College. Seward took two wins with both the Lady Saints and Saints taking home a wins....

Nicolas Rousset, Plaisance, France sophomore, and Sander Jans, De Ronerberg, Netherlands, play in a doubles match against Cowley College on April 5. They are No. 1 in doubles for Seward.

Saints roll past Cowley College

SCCC Athletics
April 8, 2019

The third-ranked Seward County Community College men's tennis team continued to roll with an 8-1 victory over No. 7 Cowley College on Friday at Blue Bonnet...

Lady Saints extend their winning streak to six

Lady Saints extend their winning streak to six

Michelle Mattich, Managing Editor
April 1, 2019

Lady Saints extended their winning streak to a 6-1 win over the weekend playing against Division II school Colorado State-Pueblo. The Lady Saints tennis...

Saints lose winning streak to Northern Colorado

Saints lose winning streak to Northern Colorado

Michelle Mattich, Managing Editor
April 1, 2019

Seward Saints played against D-1 school University of Northern Colorado over the weekend. Their six-game winning streak fell 9-5. The first two matches...

Saints tennis rack up wins during spring break

Saints tennis “rack up” wins during spring break

Michelle Mattich, Managing Editor
March 18, 2019

The third-ranked men's tennis team at Seward County Community College had a great spring break. They beat five teams and only lost once during the week-long...

Lady Saints beat Cameron

Lady Saints beat Cameron

Michelle Mattich, Managing Editor
February 18, 2019

The fifth-ranking Seward County Community College women's tennis team beat Cameron 4-3 on Friday. No.1 Patricia Panta, from Lima Peru, No.2 Maria Aveiga,...

Saints lose to longtime foe Cameron

Saints lose to longtime foe Cameron

Michelle Mattich, Managing Editor
February 18, 2019

The Saints fell 0-2, struggled on the singles side dropping four of the six matches. Nicolas Roussett, from Plaisance, France, and Sander Jans, from De...

Sophomore Nicolas Rousset is competing in the ITA Oracle Fall Champions in Surprise, Arizona from Nov. 7-11.

Roussett competes in Oracle ITA Fall Championships

Amberley Taylor, Co-Editor
November 7, 2018

After finishing 13-2 in regular season and winning a national title, sophomore tennis star Nicolas Rousset looks to successfully conclude his fall...

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