Lynn University head men's and women’s tennis coach Mike Perez has announced the hiring of Petar Danolic as the new assistant coach for both programs. A veteran of the tennis community, Danolic joins the Fighting Knights following a three-year stint as assistant men’s tennis coach at the University of Miami.
The final Oracle/ITA National Rankings were released this week, with Lynn University’s men’s tennis team closing out the 2019 campaign tabbed No. 14 in the country.
Lynn University captured the 2018-19 men’s division of the Sunshine State Conference Mayor’s Cup all-sports trophy as was announced on Tuesday morning.
The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) announced the 2018-19 NCAA Division II regional award winners this week, with Lynn University’s men’s tennis team claiming two accolades. Lucca Baptista was named the South Region Player to Watch, while Jean-Baptiste Mateo was tabbed the South Region Assistant Coach of the Year.
A near miss on the momentum-garnering doubles point put the No. 9 Lynn University men’s tennis team in a hole it couldn’t overcome on Sunday as the Fighting Knights fell 4-0 to second-ranked and top-seeded Barry University in the NCAA South Region #1 Championship.
Lynn University’s ninth-ranked men’s tennis team didn’t let an early deficit rattle its confidence on Saturday as the Fighting Knights posted a 4-1 triumph over No. 18 West Alabama in the opening round of the NCAA South Regional.