Shea Thomas prepares for curtain call

backhand — Shea Thomas is one of the most successful tennis players in Flames singles history and hopes to continue his career professionally after graduation. Photo credit: Leah Stauffer

Liberty University senior Shea Thomas’ parents plunked him onto a tennis court for the first time at three years old. With a racket roughly as large as his pint-sized body, it was hard to tell whether he was swinging the racket or the other way around — but he seemed to have a natural […]

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Super Senior Night

The Liberty Flames men’s tennis team faced conference rival Radford University Saturday, April 4, defeating the Highlanders 4-3. The momentum and confidence seemed to lead the Flames to another conference win, taking their conference record to 3-3 and their overall record to 10-9. Liberty got off to a great start, …

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Flames falter against Eagles

Deuce — Egon Samaai has won two straight. Photo credit: Courtney Russo

Liberty men’s and women’s tennis teams experience setbacks, losing to Big South Conference foe Winthrop It was a warm and sunny day at the Hershey Tennis Courts at Liberty University, but the Flames and Lady Flames left with everything but a warm and sunny feeling after both squads dropped their …

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Building on early success

Liberty’s men’s tennis team downs Bluefield State in a 5-2 Flames victory at home After winning its season debut against the Morehead State Eagles, 6-1, the Liberty men’s tennis team (2-0) defeated the Bluefield State Blues (0-1) 5-2 in Liberty’s home opener Friday, Jan. 31. The Flames opened the matchup …

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UNCW Invite ends in success

VOLLEY — Jorge Azuero will be a key 
contributor this season. Photo credit: Ruth Bibby

The Liberty University men’s tennis team wrapped up the University of North Carolina Wilmington (UNCW) Invitational Sept. 8, bringing home 18 victories. Dillon Segur lifted the Flames, with three of the team’s 14 singles match triumphs. Liberty was one of six schools competing in the tournament, which included multiple teams …

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