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Video: Interview with Cal tennis player, Nick Andrews

Cal tennis player, Nick Andrews, shares the beginnings of his competitive tennis career. His father, a professional tennis player, used to bring him to matches. Now, at Cal, he talks about his experience playing as a team even though tennis is an independent sport. Sarah Jedlicka filmed and interviewed Nick
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Senior captain Nick Andrews has been a prototypical overachiever for the Bears and will look to build off a successful 2011 postseason for his last hurrah.

The underdog

Originally a nonscholarship athlete, men's tennis player Nick Andrews now finds himself holding down the top court as a senior leader for the Bears.

Nick Andrews is in an all-too familiar position. He finds himself down early, 0-2, in the first set against Robin Cambier of Oregon, and the Saturday crowd at the Hellman Tennis Center is anxious to see the senior captain get back in the game. A quick serve catches him off-guard,
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Bears travel east to play Pepperdine and Duke

This weekend, Cal will play Pepperdine and Duke in a mini-tournament. And if last year was the standard, then only a sweep will satisfy the Bears. The No. 8 Bears (7-5) travel to Durham, N.C., to play No. 15 Pepperdine (6-6) on Friday at 10 a.m. The team will have
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Senior Nick Andrews holds a 10-7 overall singles record this year.

Cal faces Hawaii without Konigsfeldt

After a week of difficult losses to UCLA and USC, the No. 13 Cal men’s tennis team had been hoping to rebound.  The Bears’ 6-1 victory against Sacramento State on Wednesday proved to be a good start, but the team is still looking for more in preparation for next week’s
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Cal stings Hornets with 6-1 win

The No. 13 Cal men’s tennis team had clinched the match over an hour ago when Ben McLachlan utterly stifled his opponent. Since the Bears had already nabbed the doubles point and two singles matches, McLachlan’s swift 6-0, 6-2, victory gave the Bears the fourth and winning point of the
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Nick Andrews and partner Christoffer Konigsfeldt won, 8-4, on the top doubles court.

Cal sweeps competition in weekend tournament

For the first time in his collegiate career, Nick Andrews spent his weekend on the top court. The senior had played alongside doubles teammate Chris Konigsfeldt on court No. 1 in past games, but typically in singles matches he anchored the middle courts, while Cal’s ranked standout Pedro Zerbini soldiered
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Mens Tennis 3-16-10

Cal hosts three teams in ITA Kick-Off Weekend

With only one regular season match under its belt, the Cal men’s tennis team will have to quickly prepare itself to face considerable competition over ITA Kick-Off Weekend. Beginning with a contest against LSU (1-0) on Sunday at 10 a.m. at the Hellman Tennis Complex, the Bears enter a small
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