2016-17 Women's Tennis News

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    March 22, 2017
    Lynn Athletics Boasts Six Programs in Nation’s Top-20 With the announcement of the newest tennis and golf national polls on Wednesday, Lynn University proudly represents six athletic programs in their respective national rankings. The Fighting Knights men’s and women’s tennis and golf, baseball and lacrosse teams all occupy a spot in the top-20 of Division II.
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    March 20, 2017
    Vote for Lynn University's Student-Athlete Advistory Committee Video Voting for the 2017 Sunshine State Conference SAAC video contest begins on Tuesday, Mar. 21, and ends Thursday, Mar. 30, at 5 p.m. The theme of the contest is 'What Motivates You to Play?' and is created, designed, producted and edited by student-athletes.
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    March 19, 2017
    No. 3 Women’s Tennis Scares Away the Panthers in 9-0 Sweep Windy conditions and a second match in two days was no problem for the third-ranked Lynn University women’s tennis program as the Fighting Knights defeated Florida Tech 9-0 on Sunday afternoon in a return to Sunshine State Conference play.
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    March 18, 2017
    Not Rattled; Women’s Tennis Tops St. Mary’s Lynn University’s women’s tennis team prevailed 8-1 over No. 9 St. Mary’s in another top-10 matchup for the Fighting Knights. Four Fighting Knights improved on their perfect singles records to keep the third-ranked team in the country undefeated.
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    March 15, 2017
    Women’s Tennis Sends No. 16 Greyhounds Packing Lynn University’s women’s tennis team posted its fifth win of the season over a Top-20 team as the third-ranked Fighting Knights took down 16th-ranked University of Indianapolis in nonconference play on Wednesday, 8-1.
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    March 13, 2017
    Women’s Tennis Downs AUM, Wins 10th Straight Lynn University’s women’s tennis team improved to 10-0 in 2017 following a 5-0 nonconference sweep for the third-ranked Fighting Knights over the visiting Auburn University of Montgomery Warhawks Monday evening.
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    March 08, 2017
    Women’s Tennis Grounds Lewis in Midweek Action Lynn University’s third-ranked women’s tennis team traveled up to the campus of Embry-Riddle University on Wednesday for a nonconference, neutral site matchup against Lewis University, sweeping the Flyers, 9-0.
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    March 05, 2017
    Women’s Tennis Sweeps Second Straight League Foe Another solid 3-0 start in doubles action on a windy Sunday afternoon helped the third-ranked Lynn University women’s tennis team to a 9-0 Sunshine State Conference victory over 38th-ranked Rollins College.
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    February 24, 2017
    NCAA Feature: Lynn Women’s Tennis Rolling Against Top-Ranked Opponents in 2017 The Lynn women’s tennis team has long been one of the finest in Division II. Ranked No. 3 in the November Intercollegiate Tennis Rankings for the spring season, the Fighting Knights immediately put their meddle to the test.
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    February 24, 2017
    Women’s Tennis Blanks PBA in League Opener Lynn University’s third-ranked women’s tennis team opened up its Sunshine State Conference slate on Friday afternoon in dominant fashion, sweeping Palm Beach Atlantic on the road, 9-0.
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    February 23, 2017
    Women’s Tennis Flies Above Embry-Riddle Following a successful road trip over the weekend, the third-ranked Lynn University women’s tennis team returned to its home courts on Thursday afternoon, defeating 36th-ranked Embry-Riddle, 5-0.
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    February 20, 2017
    Lynn Dominates SSC Player of the Week Awards Lynn University athletics had an incredible showing out of the league office on Monday afternoon, securing eight Sunshine State Conference Player of the Week accolades. Marquan Botley and Vieux Kande swept the men’s basketball awards, Donovan Armas brought home baseball’s Pitcher of the Week honor while softball’s Karolina Flores was named the Player of the Week. Dryden Brous and Shaun McDonald secured two of the three men’s lacrosse awards with Stefanie Stemmer and Jean-Baptiste Mateo clinching a Fighting Knights’ sweep in the tennis category.
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    February 19, 2017
    Women’s Tennis Drops NAIA No. 3 SCAD, 7-2 Lynn University’s third-ranked women’s tennis team wrapped up a 3-0 weekend road trip on Sunday and remained undefeated on the season with a 7-2 victory over the third-ranked team in the NAIA, SCAD Savannah.
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    February 18, 2017
    Women’s Tennis Tackles Top Team in the Nation Powerhouse Armstrong State University has been Lynn University's postseason adversary in the women's tennis world for the past few years but the Fighting Knights earned a big victory over the Pirates on Saturday. Third-ranked Lynn took down the two-time defending national champions and No. 1 ranked team in Division II by a final of 5-1. Lynn handed ASU its first loss at home since 2003, halting the longest current consecutive home match winning streak in collegiate tennis.
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    February 17, 2017
    Women’s Tennis Blanks No. 8 Columbus St. The third-ranked Lynn University women’s tennis team bested a Top-15 opponent for the second time this season on Friday afternoon as the Fighting Knights posted a 5-0 victory over eighth-ranked Columbus State.
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    February 09, 2017
    Thursday Tennis vs. Keiser Postponed Lynn University’s men’s and women’s tennis matches scheduled for Thursday, Feb. 9 at 3 p.m. vs. Keiser University have been postponed due to weather conditions.
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    February 06, 2017
    02.06.2017 Knightly Review Christina Diabo hosts this week's edition of the Knightly Review, recapping the past week in Lynn Athletics.
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    February 05, 2017
    Women’s Tennis Blazes Through No. 14 VSU The third-ranked Lynn University women’s tennis team saw its first test of the season on Sunday but came out on top over 14th-ranked Valdosta State, 8-1.
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    February 01, 2017
    2017 #LynnWTennis Season Preview Interviews with head coach Mike Perez, senior Rosie Willig and junior Western Kentucky transfer Tereza Hejlova about the upcoming season.
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    February 01, 2017
    No. 3 Women’s Tennis Posts Sweep in Season Opener The third-ranked Lynn University women’s tennis team cruised past St. Thomas on Wednesday night, 9-0, in the first match of the new season.
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    January 25, 2017
    Women’s Tennis Voted SSC Preseason Favorite Coming off a NCAA Sweet 16 berth with five returning starters and two high-powered recruits, Lynn University’s women tennis team was selected No. 1 in the 2017 Sunshine State Conference Preseason Coaches Poll, as announced by the league office on Wednesday.
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    November 22, 2016
    Women’s Tennis Slated Third in Initial ITA National Rankings Coming off a NCAA Tournament appearance and another successful fall season, the Lynn University women’s tennis team was selected No. 3 in Division II by the 2016 Oracle/ITA Collegiate Tennis Fall Rankings that were released this week. The Fighting Knights boast four players in the singles ranks along with two doubles pairs.
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    November 03, 2016
    Bogolii & Willig Conquer UTEP at ITA National Indoors Women’s tennis seniors Diana Bogolii and Rosalie Willig continue to put Lynn University in the national spotlight as the squad won their opening-round match on Thursday at the ITA National Indoor Intercollegiate Championships. In the draw featuring Lynn and 19 of the top NCAA Division I doubles teams across the country, the dynamic duo pulled out a straight-set victory in the first round before falling to the No. 1 team in D1
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    October 16, 2016
    New York, New York! Willig & Bogolii Claim Second Straight Oracle Cup Title Rosalie Willig and Diana Bogolii punched their tickets back to the Big Apple on Sunday after the Lynn University women’s tennis tandem won the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) Oracle Cup doubles championship for the second year in a row. The dynamic duo will next head to the ITA National Indoor Championships in Flushing, N.Y.
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    October 15, 2016
    Women’s Tennis Continues Repeat Quest at ITA Championships Lynn University women's tennis seniors Diana Bogolii and Rosalie Willig are back in the finals to defend their ITA Oracle Cup doubles title after posting a straight-set win in the semifinals on Saturday.
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    October 14, 2016
    Back-to-Back; Bogolii & Willig Defend DII National Doubles Title Diana Bogolii and Rosalie Willig of the Lynn University women's tennis team picked up another plaudit to their names on Friday as the pairing became the ITA Division II national champions in doubles for the second consecutive year.
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    September 26, 2016
    Off to Arizona! Women’s Tennis Sweeps ITA South Region Titles Women’s tennis seniors Diana Bogolii and Rosalie Willig captured the singles and doubles championships for Lynn University on Monday morning at the ITA South Regional. Bogolii was crowned the singles champ with Willig placing second, preceded by the duo teaming up for their second consecutive doubles title. The Fighting Knights now qualify for the ITA Oracle Cup in Arizona, where they will compete against the fellow Division II regional winners.
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    September 25, 2016
    All Lynn! Bogolii, Willig Occupy Singles Final; Look to Repeat in Doubles The women's tennis singles champion at the 2016 ITA South Regional Championships is bound to don the Blue and White as Lynn University's Rosalie Willig and Diana Bogolii each won their respective seminal bouts on Sunday. The duo also secured a spot in the doubles finals in hopes of defending their 2015 crown.
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    September 24, 2016
    Women’s Tennis Keeps Rolling at ITA Regionals Lynn University’s women’s tennis team produced another solid effort on Saturday on the second day of the ITA Regional Championships. Both Fighting Knights’ doubles teams remain alive while Rosalie Willig and Diana Bogolii are through to the semifinals in singles action.
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    September 23, 2016
    Women’s Tennis Perfect on Opening Day of Fall Season The Lynn University women’s tennis team saw its first action of the 2016-17 season on Friday at the USTA/ITA Regional Championships. The Fighting Knights, boasting a plethora of highly-seeded players, were flawless on the day without a single setback.