Tennis-W vs. West Florida
No. 6 Women's Tennis Continues Undefeated Season
Modified Mar 11, 2014 05:08 PM
BOCA RATON, Fla.- Lynn University’s sixth-ranked women’s tennis team continued its undefeated season on Tuesday afternoon with a 6-3 victory over No. 7 West Florida (8-3) at the Perper Tennis Complex. The win makes the Fighting Knights 19-2 all-time against the Argonauts.
The Blue & White took a 2-1 at the completion of doubles play with wins at the No. 1 and No. 2 spots. Rosalie Willig and Andrea Berkova defeated UWF’s Kat Dikosavljevic and Giovana Patitucci, 8-4, to put Lynn on the board first. No. 5 Valentine Confalonieri and Ioana Ivan beat Monika Kochanova and Laure-Eline Faure, 8-3, before The Argo’s No. 3 team beat Aleks Vukadinovic and Alina Jane, 8-2, to finish doubles action.
No. 11 Ioana Ivan gave the Fighting Knights their third point with a win at No. 3 singles but UWF answered back winning at the No. 6 spot where Sarai Flores beat Kim Przeszlowski, 6-2, 7-6 (7-4). Back-to-back wins at the No. 1 and No. 2 spots by top-ranked Confalonieri and Willig sealed Lynn’s 14th victory of the season. No. 21 Berkova won at the four spot to round out the scoring with a 7-5, 6-2 win over Dikosavljevic.
The Fighting Knights handed the Argonauts their third consecutive loss and will return to the court on Wednesday, March 12, when they take on Auburn Montgomery who is the top-ranked NAIA school this season. First serve against the Warhawks is set for 1:00 p.m. Fans can follow the action live at LynnFightingKnights.com. Don’t forget to ‘Like’ us on Facebook and follow @LUKnights on Twitter and Instagram.