Viking Tennis To Host 14th Annual Team, Alumni & Friends Banquet

Viking Tennis To Host 14th Annual Team, Alumni & Friends Banquet


CLEVELAND, Ohio – The Cleveland State men's and women's tennis teams will host their 14th annual Team, Alumni & Friends Banquet next Friday (April 15), and would like to extend an invitation to all Viking fans.

The banquet will begin with a social gathering at 6:00 p.m. on the fourth floor of the Wolstein Center on the Cleveland State campus, and will continue with dinner, player recognition, team slide show, and senior speeches.

This year's seniors include Mathilde Orange (Colombes, France) from the women's team and Joe VanMeter (Indianapolis, Ind.) from the men's squad. 

Cost for the banquet is $35 per person and includes dinner and camaraderie. For more details see the RSVP form which is linked at the top of the story. If you are interested in attending this year's banquet please RSVP to head coach Brian Etzkin either by email ( or phone (216-687-4811). 

In addition to the banquet, the Vikings will also be playing four matches that weekend – three on the women's side and one on the men's side. On Saturday, April 16 the women's team will take on Milwaukee (11:00 a.m.) and Case Western (3:00 p.m.), and on Sunday, April 17 both the men (10:00 a.m.) and the women (2:00 p.m.) will faceoff against Green Bay.

We look forward to seeing you throughout the weekend's festivities!