BOCA RATON, Fla. – Lynn University's women's tennis team improved to 5-0 in Sunshine State Conference play on Tuesday afternoon as the fourth-ranked Fighting Knights cruised past Eckerd College, 8-1.
INSIDE THE MATCHUP:
Final: Lynn 8, Eckerd 1
Records: #4 Lynn (13-2, 5-0 SSC), Eckerd (3-10, 0-7 SSC)
Location: Perper Tennis Complex | Boca Raton, Fla.
All-time Series: Lynn leads 26-0
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HOW IT HAPPENED:
- Lynn lost just two games total in doubles action.
- Eleonora Liga and Federica Mordegan blanked their opponents at No. 2 doubles, 8-0.
- Klaudia Boczova and Eliska Petrackova along with Diana Bogolii and Anastacia Parkin posted 8-1 victories at the first and third doubles flights, respectively.
- Lynn carried the momentum into singles play as five Fighting Knights lost two games or less in their respective matches.
- 17th-ranked Boczova (6-0, 6-0) and Mordegan (6-1, 6-1) got things going at the top of the lineup.
- 41st-ranked Bogolii (6-1, 6-0) and Petrackova (6-0 6-1) both nearly swept their opponents at the three and four positions.
- Liga closed out the Blue and White's scoring with a 6-1, 6-0 win at No. 5.
- The Tritons notched their lone point with a 6-1, 6-0 triumph at No. 6 singles.
BEYOND THE BOXSCORE:
- Lynn and Barry are the last remaining teams still undefeated in conference play.
- Boczova has now won three singles matches this season without dropping a game.
Lynn has a big matchup this weekend when Saint Leo comes to town for a 10 a.m. SSC contest on Saturday, March 31.