Baited and Hooked! Women’s Tennis Snags Sailfish

Baited and Hooked! Women’s Tennis Snags Sailfish

West Palm Beach, Fla. – Lynn University's fifth-ranked women's tennis team took down Palm Beach Atlantic with ease 9-0 on Tuesday night.  Rosalie Willig won both of her matches at the top doubles and singles positions while Caroline Cuevas made quick work of her opponents at each No. 3 spots.  The Fighting Knights improve to 6-1 overall.

It was Cuevas and Alina Jane who took the first point of the match at the third doubles position as the duo would go on to win 8-2.  Martina Gledacheva and Kim Przeszlowski added the second point in the No. 2 spot with an 8-3 victory before Confalonieri and Rosalie Willig completed the doubles sweep.

It was Cuevas again who set the tone as the freshman made quick work at No. 3 singles, topping Leyla Taracena 6-0, 6-1.  Willig was next in line, defeating Valerie Nagovitcina, 6-2, 6-2, just as Gledacheva took down Maja Jovic 7-5, 6-3.

Jane, Przeszlowski and Grace Mpassy completed the shutout with eight game pro-set victories.

The Fighting Knights return to the courts on Saturday, February 28th, at 10 a.m. when they host the University of Tampa.  Fans can keep up with the action live at LynnFightingKnights.com and receive in-match updates by following @Lynn_Knights on Twitter and Instagram.