No. 3 Women’s Tennis Posts Sweep in Season Opener

No. 3 Women’s Tennis Posts Sweep in Season Opener

BOCA RATON, Fla. – The third-ranked Lynn University women's tennis team cruised past St. Thomas on Wednesday night, 9-0, in the first match of the new season.

INSIDE THE MATCHUP:
Final: #3 Lynn 9, St. Thomas 0
Records: #3 Lynn (1-0), St. Thomas (0-1)
Location: Perper Tennis Complex | Boca Raton, Fla.
All-time Series: Lynn leads 20-0
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HOW IT HAPPENED:
  • All three of the Blue and White doubles squads posted 8-1 victories to open up the match.
  • Quick wins at No. 2 and 3 singles from Rosalie Willig and Diana Bogolii respectively clinched the match for the Fighting Knights.
  • At the top singles spot, Grace Mpassy got past Cassandra Lemieux in straight sets.
  • Already with six team points, Martina Gledacheva (No. 4), Stefanie Stemmer (No. 5) and Tereza Hejlova (No. 6) secured eight-game pro-set victories to conclude the season opener.

BEYOND THE BOXSCORE:

  • In total games won throughout the night, Lynn bested STU 84-11.
  • Lynn has faced St. Thomas in each of its last six season openers. 

UP NEXT:
The Fighting Knights remain home this weekend for a big matchup against 14th-ranked Valdosta State on Sunday, Feb. 5 at 9 a.m.