Women’s Tennis Soars over ERAU in Road Win

Women’s Tennis Soars over ERAU in Road Win

Daytona Beach, Fla. – Lynn University's women's tennis team bounced back following a tough one-point loss at home earlier this week as the fourth-ranked Fighting Knights went on the road Saturday and dropped Embry-Riddle in Sunshine State Conference action, 8-1.

INSIDE THE MATCHUP:
Final: Lynn 8, ERAU 1
Records: #4 Lynn (12-2, 4-0 SSC), ERAU (6-7, 1-4 SSC)
Location: Crotty Tennis Complex | Daytona Beach, Fla.
All-Time Series: Lynn leads 12-0
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HOW IT HAPPENED:

  • The Blue and White got off to a strong start with a sweep in pairs play.
  • The tandems of Klaudia Boczova and Eliska Petrackova at No. 1 and Diana Bogolii and Anastacia Parkin at No. 3 logged 8-1 doubles wins for the Fighting Knights.
  • Eleonora Liga and Federica Mordegan battled for a 9-7 triumph at No. 2 doubles.
  • Lynn carried the momentum into singles, winning five of six with the only loss coming via retirement at No. 3.
  • At the top of the lineup, nationally-ranked Boczova (6-0, 6-1) and Bogolii (6-4, 6-4) secured wins for Lynn at the top two singles flights, respectively.
  • Petrackova (6-2, 6-1), Liga (6-2, 6-0) and Parkin (6-1, 2-1, ret.) rounded out the Fighting Knights' lineup with straight-set victories.

BEYOND THE BOXSCORE:

  • Boczova continued her dominance in singles and has yet to drop a set so far this season.
  • Today's match marked the final stretch of the regular season featuring only SSC contests.

UP NEXT:
Lynn is back at home on Tuesday, March 27, with a 1 p.m. matchup against Eckerd.