Grib and Pogrebnyak bring home ITA South Regional Doubles Title

Grib and Pogrebnyak bring home ITA South Regional Doubles Title

PENSACOLA, Fla.  For the sixth time in nine years, Lynn University women's tennis has brought an ITA South Regional title back to Boca. Ulyana Grib and Valeriya Pogrebnyak accomplished the feat this year.

INSIDE THE TOURNAMENT:
Event:
 ITA Regionals
Host: University of West Florida
Location: Ralph Carson Tennis Complex  | Pensacola, Fla.
Tournament Dates: Sept. 27-30
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DOUBLES DRAW:

  • Grib and Pogrebnyak played for a title on Monday morning against a team from the host school West Florida. They defeated Berta Bonardi and Manon Meulenberg 6-0, 6-1

BEYOND THE BOX SCORE:

  • The Fighting Knights now qualify for the ITA Oracle Cup in Rome, Ga., beginning on Oct. 17. They will first square off against the seven other regional winners for the Division II national title. The winner from Division II enters a four-team draw for the Oracle Cup, joining the winners from NCAA Division III, NAIA and JUCO. 
  • Bogolii and Jan Abaza won the ITA South Regional Tournament in 2017.
  • Rosalie Willig and Bogolii won the Oracle Cup Championship for Lynn University in both 2015 and 2016.