University of Chicago athletic teams wrapped up their 2017-18 competition season with both the men's and women's tennis and outdoor track & field teams represented at their respective championships. Maroon Made will take a break for the summer and Volume 2 will resume with the Fall 2018 quarter!
MEN'S TEAM TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIPS
FINAL FOUR MAROONS
The Maroon Men's Tennis team pulled off the 5-2 upset over host Claremont-Mudd-Scripps to advance to their third Final Four in four seasons. UChicago would go on to fall to eventual NCAA runner-up Bowdoin in the national semifinal.
NCAA QUARTERFINALS: UCHICAGO 5, CLAREMONT-MUDD-SCRIPPS 1
NCAA SEMIFINALS: BOWDOIN 5, UCHICAGO 0
NCAA SINGLES/DOUBLES TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIPS
The duo of Tyler Raclin & Jeremy Yuan made it all the way to the semifinals in the NCAA Doubles Championships to earn All-American status along with singles' player Erik Kerrigan.
Jay Tee and Kris Powell Honored as ITA Men’s National Coaches of the Year
WOMEN'S TEAM CHAMPIONSHIPS
The Maroon women fell to top-ranked Emory but made theor eighth appearance in the NCAA Division III Quarterfinals to conclude another strong year for UChicago.
NCAA SINGLES/DOUBLES CHAMPIONSHIPS
GRIND OUT WIN
The doubles pair of Claire Handa and Marjorie Antohi pulled out a three-set victory in their NCAA opener to clinch All-American status. Finishing their season record at 15-8, the pair fell in the quarterfinals.
TRACK & FIELD
Patrick Gorski, Nicole Watkins, Stephan Bates, Norman Cohen, D3Photography.com