2017-18 Birmingham-Southern Women's Tennis News

  • 136 Panthers Recognized on SAA Winter, Spring Honor Roll
    June 04, 2018
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Southern Athletic Association has announced the winter and spring academic honor roll members and Birmingham-Southern has earned 136 honorees, the third most of any SAA school.
  • BSC Announces Yearly Awards at Annual Athletics Dinner
    May 15, 2018
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Birmingham-Southern athletics department announced the winners of its awards and recognized the accomplishments of the student-athletes at its 2018 Athletic Awards Dinner Tuesday night in the Norton Great Hall on BSC's campus.
  • Seven Panthers Placed on All-Tournament Teams
    May 01, 2018
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Seven Birmingham-Southern student-athletes were placed on Southern Athletic Association All-Tournament Teams in their respective sports over the conference championship season.
  • Petro Named Player of the Year, Hammond Earns All-Conference
    April 28, 2018
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Senior Carlee Petro (Birmingham, Ala./Mountain Brook HS) of Birmingham-Southern women’s tennis was named Southern Athletic Association Player of the Year for the second consecutive season.
  • Petro Named New Head Women’s Tennis Coach
    April 26, 2018
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Birmingham-Southern College Director of Athletics Kyndall Waters has named Carlee Petro the new women’s tennis head coach.  She will be the second coach in program history. 
  • Dielen to Retire After 41 Seasons on Hilltop, Becoming Director of Tennis
    April 23, 2018
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Birmingham-Southern women’s tennis head coach Ann Dielen announced that she is retiring after 41 years of coaching on the Hilltop.  Dielen, who is the longest tenured coach in Birmingham-Southern history, will be transitioning to Director of Tennis.   She will remain the Senior Women’s Administrator.
  • SAA Tournament: Women Fall 5-3 to Centre in Quarterfinals
    April 20, 2018
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Birmingham-Southern women’s tennis team was upset by Centre College 5-3 in the quarterfinals of the Southern Athletic Association Friday. 
  • SAA Tournament: Women’s Tennis Preview
    April 18, 2018
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Birmingham-Southern women’s tennis team is hoping to take the momentum of a great season into the Southern Athletic Association tournament this weekend.  BSC (12-5, 5-2 SAA) is the No. 3 seed in the tournament, which runs April 20-22 in Murfreesboro, Tenn.
  • Hammond Named SAA Player of the Week
    April 17, 2018
    ATLANTA – The Southern Athletic Association has announced that Virginia Hammond (Chattanooga, Tenn./Girls Preparatory School) has been named the SAA Women's Tennis Player of the Week.
  • Panthers Defeat Rhodes 7-2 on Senior Day
    April 15, 2018
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Birmingham-Southern women’s tennis team finished the regular season in third place in the Southern Athletic Association after defeating Rhodes College 7-2 Sunday morning. BSC (12-5) went 5-2 in conference play.
  • BSC Routs Hendrix 9-0
    April 14, 2018
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Birmingham-Southern women’s tennis team improved to 11-5 overall and 4-2 in Southern Athletic Association play after routing Hendrix College 9-0 Saturday morning.  BSC now sit in third place in the league.
  • Petro Named SAA Player of the Week
    April 10, 2018
    ATLANTA – The Southern Athletic Association (SAA) has announced that Carlee Petro (Birmingham, Ala./Mountain Brook HS) of Birmingham-Southern has been named the SAA Women's Tennis Player of the Week.
  • Panthers Sweep Doubles to Cruise to 8-1 Win Over Berry
    April 08, 2018
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Birmingham-Southern women’s tennis team earned an 8-1 win over Berry College at home Sunday to improve to 3-2 in Southern Athletic Association play.  BSC (10-5) swept doubles play to open as four Panthers picked up two wins on the day.
  • Women Earn Big 6-3 Win Over Olglethorpe
    April 07, 2018
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Birmingham-Southern women’s tennis team moved to 9-5 overall and 2-2 against Southern Athletic Association teams with its 6-3 win over rival Oglethorpe University  Saturday morning.
  • Panthers Pick up Conference Win at Centre, 5-3
    March 31, 2018
    DANVILLE, Ky. – The Birmingham-Southern women’s tennis team earned its first Southern Athletic Association win of the season Saturday in a 5-3 decision over Centre College.  BSC is now 8-5 overall.
  • Tennis Falls at No. 11 Sewanee
    March 29, 2018
    SEWANEE, Tenn. – The Birmingham-Southern women’s tennis team fell 5-0 to No. 11 Sewanee Thursday evening.  BSC is now 7-5 overall, 0-2 against Southern Athletic Association teams.
  • Petro Named SAA Player of the Week
    March 27, 2018
    ATLANTA – The Southern Athletic Association (SAA) has announced that Carlee Petro (Birmingham, Ala./Mountain Brook HS) of Birmingham-Southern has been named the SAA Women's Tennis Player of the Week.
  • Panthers Fall in Tight Battle Against Texas-Tyler
    March 24, 2018
    JACKSON, Miss. – The Birmingham-Southern women’s tennis team had its five-match win streak snapped on the road as they dropped a tight battle with the University of Texas at Tyler Saturday 5-4.  The Panthers moved to 7-3 overall with the loss.
  • Tennis Blows Out Belhaven in 9-0 Rout
    March 23, 2018
    JACKSON, Miss. – The Birmingham-Southern women’s tennis team swept Belhaven University Friday afternoon.  BSC improved to 7-2 overall with the 9-0 win.
  • Panthers Open Orlando with 7-2 Win
    March 02, 2018
    ORLANDO, Fla. – The Birmingham-Southern women’s tennis team improved to 3-2 on the year with a 7-2 victory over Augustana Friday.  The Panthers nearly swept both singles and doubles play on the day.
  • Women Drop Tough Battle with Montevallo
    February 23, 2018
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Birmingham-Southern women’s tennis team put of a fight Friday afternoon before fall in 9-0 to NCAA Division II regional rival the University of Montevallo.
  • Panthers Drop Match 8-1 to UAH
    February 22, 2018
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Birmingham-Southern women’s tennis team dropped its first match of the season to NCAA Division opponent the University of Alabama in Huntsville 8-1 Thursday night.
  • Women Top Covenant 8-1 on Road
    February 09, 2018
    LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, Ga. – The Birmingham-Southern women’s tennis team picked up its second win of the season Friday with an 8-1 rout of Covenant College on the road.  BSC (2-0) swept doubles play.  Their lone singles loss came in a tight tiebreak.
  • 2018 Season Preview: Women's Tennis
    February 06, 2018
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Birmingham-Southern women’s tennis team is focused on being present as the Panthers head into the 2018 spring season.  They have a blend of experienced returners and talented newcomers primed to make a run at the Southern Athletic Association title.
  • Panthers Sweep Snead State 9-0
    January 26, 2018
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Birmingham-Southern women’s tennis team opened its spring season with a 9-0 sweep of Snead State Friday evening.
  • BSC Athletics Presents 2017 Hall of Fame Class
    October 13, 2017
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Birmingham-Southern College Hall of Fame class of 2017 was inducted Friday night.  Bill Cowgill, Kathryn Carroll, Preston Goldfarb, and the 1995 men’s soccer team joined the long list of Panthers immortalized in the hall.