2017-18 Florida Southern Women's Tennis News

  • 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.
  • Women's Tennis Ranked 17th Nationally Heading into Spring
    January 17, 2018
    TEMPE, AZ - The Florida Southern women's tennis team is ranked 17th nationally in the Oracle/ITA Collegiate Tennis Women’s Division II National Team Rankings of the season.
  • Florida Southern Athletics Earns NCAA Academic Excellence Award
    November 16, 2017
    INDIANAPOLIS - Florida Southern College's intercollegiate athletic programs are one of 32 Division II programs across the country to earn the NCAA Division II Presidents' Award for Academic Excellence, the NCAA announced on Thursday.
  • Fall Season Continues for Women's Tennis
    October 08, 2017
    MACON, GA - The Florida Southern women's tennis team continued its fall season by competing in the Mercer Gridiron Classic played here over the weekend at the LeRoy Peddy Tennis Center on the campus of Mercer University. Action was called before completion due to rain.
  • Nionova Falls in Semis as Women's Tennis Finishes ITAs
    September 24, 2017
    VALDOSTA, GA - Top-seeded Sasha Nionova advanced to the semifinals of the ITA Small College Regional Championships held here today at Valdosta State University before being upset 6-4, 6-3 by fifth-seeded Paula Coyos of the University of West Florida.
  • Women's Tennis Competes at ITA Regional to Open Fall Season
    September 23, 2017
    VALDOSTA, GA - The Florida Southern women's tennis team finally hit the court for its Fall season opening action at the ITA Small College Regional Championship, hosted by Valdosta State University. The Moccasins were originally scheduled to open the Fall last week at the Embry-Riddle Invitational but that was canceled due to Hurricane Irma.
  • UPDATED INFORMATION ON CAMPUS REOPENING (9/14)
    September 13, 2017
    LAKELAND, FL (9/14/17) - We are pleased to share with you that as of this morning we now have power in almost all buildings across campus. What wonderful news! We are still waiting for power to come on in Colony Arms Apartments, Roberts Academy, and a few FSC houses surrounding the campus. We will continue to communicate updates as they become available and will accommodate any student who lives in one of these locations if power is still not restored when they return to campus.