Women’s Tennis Skies over Auburn Montgomery

Women’s Tennis Skies over Auburn Montgomery

BOCA RATON, Fla. – It was just another day at the office for Lynn University's top-ranked women's tennis team as the Fighting Knights bested Auburn Montgomery at home on Wednesday, 8-1. Lynn's only loss was at No. 6 singles due to an injury default.

INSIDE THE MATCHUP:
Final: Lynn 8, AUM 1
Records: #1 Lynn (9-1), AUM (4-7)
Location: Perper Tennis Complex | Boca Raton, Fla.
All-time Series: Lynn leads 12-6
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HOW IT HAPPENED:

  • The Fighting Knights controlled doubles play with three smooth victories.
  • The squads of Klaudia Boczova and Eliska Petrackova at No. 1 and Eleonora Liga and Anastacia Parkin at No. 2 each posted 8-2 wins.
  • Diana Bogolii and Federica Mordegan blanked their opponents at No. 3, 8-0.
  • Boczova turned in a nearly flawless performance at the top singles flight, not only winning 6-0, 6-0, but did not commit an unforced error the entire match.
  • Bogolii and Mordegan followed up with straight-set triumphs at the second and third flights, respectively.
  • The final two matches featured eight-game pro sets, with Petrackova winning at No. 4 in a tiebreaker, 9-8 (7-2) and Parkin taking the No. 5 matchup, 8-2.
  • AUM grabbed the point at No. 6 by default.

BEYOND THE BOXSCORE:

  • Lynn has picked up a win over AUM in nine straight seasons.
  • The Fighting Knights experimented with a new arrangement of doubles pairings for the second straight outing.
  • Liga was pulled at No. 5 singles, moving Parkin up from No. 6 and giving AUM the win in the final spot.

UP NEXT:
Lynn is right back at it tomorrow at home when the Fighting Knights return to league action vs. Palm Beach Atlantic at 3 p.m.