Women’s Tennis Tops Tampa in Sunday SSC Showdown

Women’s Tennis Tops Tampa in Sunday SSC Showdown

Tampa, Fla. – Lynn University's women's tennis team picked up another Sunshine State Conference and top-25 victory on Sunday as the fourth-ranked Fighting Knights bested No. 24 Tampa on the road, 7-2.

INSIDE THE MATCHUP:
Final: Lynn 7, Tampa 2
Records: #4 Lynn (16-3, 8-1 SSC), #24 Tampa (10-7, 4-5 SSC)
Location: Naimoli Complex | Tampa, Fla.
All-Time Series: Lynn leads 29-0
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HOW IT HAPPENED:

  • The Fighting Knights set the tone for the morning with a sweep in pairs play, taking all three doubles contests.
  • The 13th-ranked pair of Klaudia Boczova and Eliska Petrackova along with the duo of Diana Bogolii and Natalie Kallmunzerova each logged 8-2 wins at the first and third flights, respectively.
  • Eleonora Liga and Federica Mordegan rounded out the sweep with an 8-5 win at No. 2.
  • In singles play, 11th-ranked Boczova and Liga each recorded dominant 6-0, 6-0 wins at the one and six positions, respectively.
  • Mordegan and Kalmunzerova notched identical 6-0, 6-3 triumphs at the second and fifth flights, respectively.
  • Tampa scored both of its points with three-set superbreaker wins at No. 3 and No. 4 singles.

BEYOND THE BOXSCORE:

  • Boczova won 6-0, 6-0 at the top singles flight for the fourth time this season.
  • Lynn now has seven wins on the year vs. opponents ranked inside the top 25 nationally.
  • Petrackova and Boczova have won 11 straight matches at No. 1 doubles since teaming up on March 10.

UP NEXT:
The Fighting Knights will have nearly a week off before heading to Rollins College on Saturday, April 14, for the final match of the regular season.