2017-18 Florida Southern Women's Tennis News

  • Nionova, Devrimci Doubles Effort 16th in ITA National Rankings
    May 30, 2018
    TEMPE, AZ - The Florida Southern doubles team of Sasha Nionova and Selin Devrimci are 16th in the final national rankings by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association. Nionova was also ranked 70th as a singles player. In addition, the Moccasins were ranked 13th nationally.
  • Florida Southern Athletics Continues Tradition of Strong Academics
    May 26, 2018
    LAKELAND, FL - Florida Southern College has long been known for is excellence in the arenas of athletic competition, but Moccasin student-athletes are also shining in the classroom as well as Florida Southern boasts three NCAA Division II Elite 90 award recipients this year. The Elite 90 program honors the student-athlete with the highest cumulative grade-point average at each of the NCAA's 90 championship events, and the Mocs have claimed three Elite 90 awards this
  • Florida Southern Captures 2017-18 SSC Men’s and Women’s Mayors’ Cups
    May 22, 2018
    MELBOURNE, FL – Florida Southern College has won the 2017-18 men’s and women’s Sunshine State Conference Mayors’ Cups. The wins mark the 10th time an institution has won both Mayors’ Cups in the same academic year.
  • Women's Tennis Comes to a Close at NCAA Regional
    April 28, 2018
    MIAMI SHORES, FL - The Florida Southern women's tennis team saw its season comes to a close with a 5-3 loss to Saint Leo in the opening round of the NCAA Division II South Region I Tournament held here Saturday at the Buccaneer Tennis Center on the campus of Barry University. The Moccasins end their season with a 14-8 record while Saint Leo (19-6) advances to play top-seeded Barry on Sunday at 11 a.m.
  • Nionova, Devrimci Named to All-SSC Second Team
    April 26, 2018
    MELBOURNE, FL - Senior Sasha Nionova and junior Selin Devrimci have been named to the All-Sunshine State Conference Women's Tennis Second-Team as announced today by the league office. Voting was done by the league head coaches and coaches could not vote for their own players.
  • Moccasins Receive Bid to NCAA South Regional Tournament
    April 24, 2018
    INDIANAPOLIS - Florida Southern is headed to the postseason and will the number five seed in the NCAA Division II Women's Tennis South Region I Tournament and will face #4 Saint Leo on Saturday, April 28 at 10 a.m. at Barry University in Miami Shores. The winner of Saturday's match takes on the top-seeded Buccaneers on Sunday, April 29 at 11 a.m.
  • Moccasins Upset in Quarterfinals of SSC Women's Tennis Tournament
    April 19, 2018
    BRADENTON, FL - Florida Southern, ranked 10th in the NCAA Division II, was upset, 5-1, by unranked Nova Southeastern in the quarterfinal round of the 2018 Sunshine State Conference Women's Tennis Tournament contested here Thursday at the IMG Academy. The loss drops the Moccasins to 14-7 while the Sharks improve to 10-13
  • FSC Seeded Third in SSC Women's Tennis Tournament
    April 15, 2018
    MELBOURNE, FL - For the second straight year, Florida Southern has earned the number three seed in the 2018 SSC Women's Tennis Tournament which will be held April 19-21 at the IMG Academy in Bradenton.
  • 12th Ranked Moccasins Roll Past No. 23 Florida Tech
    April 13, 2018
    LAKELAND, FL - Florida Southern College women's tennis picked up another big win over a ranked opponent on Friday as it topped No. 23 Florida Tech on Senior Day, 9-0, at the Wynee Warden Tennis Center. The No. 12 Moccasins (14-6, 7-3 SSC) won in straight sets in the No. 2 and No. 4 singles matches, but the Panthers (8-8, 1-7 SSC) forced third sets in each of the remaining singles contests in what turned out to be an exciting Sunshine State Conference matchup.
  • No. 17 Moccasins Upend No. 19 Tars, 6-3
    April 06, 2018
    WINTER PARK, FL - Florida Southern, ranked 17th in the latest ITA NCAA Division II National Rankings, traveled to Winter Park on Friday and defeated No. 19 Rollins, 6-3, in Sunshine State Conference women's tennis action at the Bert Martin Tennis Complex. The Moccasins are now 13-6 overall and 6-3 in the SSC while Rollins drops to 12-7 and 5-3.
  • Women's Tennis Drops to No. 17 Nationally
    April 04, 2018
    TEMPE, AZ - The Florida Southern women's tennis team dropped two spots in the Oracle NCAA Division II national ranking as released today by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association despite posting a 2-1 record in the interim period since the last poll.
  • Florida Southern Tops Embry-Riddle, 6-3, in Women's Tennis
    April 04, 2018
    LAKELAND - Florida Southern took to the courts on Thursday and emerged with a 6-3 victory over visiting Embry-Riddle here at the Wynee Warden Tennis Center. The win, the 17th-ranked Moccasins fifth in their last seven matches, improves the team's record to 12-6 overall and 5-3 in the Sunshine State Conference, while the Eagles swoop to 6-11 and 1-7.
  • No. 15 Moccasins Fall to No. 2 Ranked Barry
    March 31, 2018
    MIAMI SHORES, FL - Two nationally-ranked teams face off in Sunshine State Conference women's tennis on Saturday here at the Buccaneer Tennis Center. In the end, it was No. 2 Barry emerging with an 8-1 win over 15th-ranked Florida Southern. The Moccasins drop to 11-6 on the season and 5-4 in the SSC while the Buccaneers remain undefeated at 18-0 overall and 8-0 in the conference
  • Women's Tennis Sails Past Palm Beach Atlantic, 7-2
    March 30, 2018
    WEST PALM BEACH – Florida Southern won for the fourth time in its last five matches, topping Palm Beach Atlantic, 7-2. in Sunshine State Conference action here Friday at the Mitch Gornto Tennis Center. The 15th-ranked Moccasins improve to 11-5 overall and 4-2 in the conference while the Sailfish slip to 10-10 and 1-5.
  • 15th-Ranked FSC Shuts Down Eckerd, 9-0
    March 29, 2018
    LAKELAND – Florida Southern, ranked 15th in this week's ITA NCAA Division II national poll, hosted Eckerd on Thursday and toppled the Tritons, 9-0 in Sunshine State Conference action at the Wynee Warden Tennis Center. The win lifts the Moccasins to 10-5 overall and 3-2 in the SSC while Eckerd falls to 3-11 and 0-8.
  • No. 14 Florida Southern Edged by No. 9 Academy of Art, 5-4
    March 26, 2018
    LAKELAND - In a battle of two nationally-ranked teams, #9 Academy of Art edged #14 Florida Southern in women's tennis action here Monday at the Wynee Warden Tennis Center.
  • Women's Tennis Downs Denison 9-0
    March 22, 2018
    LAKELAND - Florida Southern, ranked 14th in the most recent ITA NCAA Division II national rankings, downed Denison, 9-0 here Thursday at the Wynee Warden Tennis Center. The win improves the Moccasins' record to 9-4 on the season while the Big Red, ranked 35th nationally in the Division III standings, evens out at 6-6.
  • Florida Southern Defeats West Virginia State, 8-1, in Women's Tennis
    March 19, 2018
    LAKELAND – The 15th ranked Florida Southern women's tennis team posted an 8-1 win over visiting West Virginia State University here Monday at the Wynee Warden Tennis Center. The win moves the Moccasins to 8-4 on the season while the Yellow Jackets slip to 10-2.
  • Moccasins' Four-Match Win Streak Snapped By Sharks
    March 17, 2018
    LAKELAND - The Florida Southern women's tennis team saw its four-match snapped by the Nova Southeastern Saturday here in Sunshine State Conference action at the Wynee Warden Tennis Center. The Sharks edged the Moccasins, 5-4. The loss drops FSC to 7-4 overall and 2-2 SSC while NSU improves to 4-8 and 2-2.
  • Women's Tennis Blanks West Chester, 9-0, For Fourth Straight Win
    March 15, 2018
    LAKELAND - Florida Southern posted its first 9-0 win of the season here Thursday at the Wynee Warden Tennis Center, blanking West Chester, 9-0, for the Moccasins fourth straight win. The victory pushes the 15th-ranked Moccasins to 7-3 on the season while the Golden Rams fall to 2-5.
  • Women's Tennis Tops North Georgia for Third Straight Win
    March 13, 2018
    LAKELAND -The 15th-ranked Florida Southern women's tennis team topped visiting North Georgia, 6-3, here Tuesday at the Wynee Warden Tennis Center. The win, the Moccasins's third straight improves the team to 6-3 on the year while the Nighthawks dropped to 7-3.
  • Moccasins Wrap Up Road Trip With 7-2 Win in Hilton Head, SC
    March 05, 2018
    HILTON HEAD, SC - The 15th-ranked Florida Southern women's tennis team wrapped up its three-game road trip here with a 7-2 win over Tiffin Monday morning. The Moccasins (5-3) won two of three doubles matches and five of the six singles contests against Tiffin (11-7).
  • Women's Tennis Splits Two Matches in Hilton Head, SC
    March 04, 2018
    HILTON HEAD, SC - The 15th-ranked Florida Southern women's tennis easily defeated Chowan, 8-1, to salvage a split of two matches played here Saturday. In a morning match, the Moccasins were edged, 5-4, by Newberry.
  • #15 Florida Southern Flattens Flagler, 6-3, In Women's Tennis
    February 27, 2018
    LAKELAND – Florida Southern posted a 6-3 win over visiting Flagler here Tuesday at the Wynee Warden Tennis Center. The 15th-ranked Moccasins improve to 3-2 with the victory while the Saints drop to 4-5.
  • 15th-Ranked Women's Tennis Falls to No. 5 West Florida
    February 25, 2018
    LAKELAND - The 15th-ranked Florida Southern women's tennis team dropped a close 5-4 match to fifth-ranked West Florida here Sunday at the Wynee Warden Tennis Center. The Moccasins drop to 2-2 on the season while West Florida wins its season opener.
  • Asis' Win in Final Pairing Lifts Mocs to 5-4 Win at Saint Leo
    February 22, 2018
    SAINT LEO, FL - Lola Asis defeated Andrada Gordan, 7-5, 6-4, at number six singles to snap a 4-4 tie and lift 17th-ranked Florida Southern to a 5-4 victory over No. 24 Saint Leo in Sunshine State Conference action here Wednesday at the Saint Leo Tennis Center. The Moccasins improve to 2-1 overall and 1-1 in the SSC while Saint Leo dropped its first match of the season to drop to 3-1 and 1-1.
  • Women's Tennis Moves Up to 15th in ITA National Poll
    February 22, 2018
    TEMPE, AZ - The Florida Southern women's tennis team moved up two spots to 15th in the NCAA Division II national rankings as released by the International Tennis Association. The #15 ranking is the highest for the Moccasins since the first poll of the 2015 season when they were ranked 10th.
  • Moccasins Fall to Top-Ranked Lynn
    February 16, 2018
    LAKELAND, FL - Florida Southern College women's tennis won two of three doubles matches, but was unable to hold off a strong singles showing by No. 1 Lynn as the Moccasins (1-1, 1-1 SSC) fell to the Fighting Knights (5-1, 1-0), 6-3, in Sunshine State Conference action on Friday at the Wynee Warden Tennis Center.
  • Women's Tennis Starts Season With 7-2 Win at Tampa
    February 14, 2018
    TAMPA, FL - Florida Southern officially opened its dual match Spring Season with a 7-2 win at the University of Tampa. The Mocs start off with a 1-0 record while Tampa suffers its first defeat in three matches.
  • Moccasins Third in SSC Women's Tennis Preseason Poll
    January 25, 2018
    MELBOURNE, FL – A year after finishing with a 15-6 record and in third place in the SSC with a 6-3 mark, the Florida Southern women's tennis team is picked to repeat its third-place showing in the Sunshine State Conference Preseason Women’s Tennis Coaches' Poll.
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