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Florida men’s tennis faced a tough opponent in No. 6 South Carolina to open conference play, and a 7-0 victory serves as their most impressive win of the season and a reminder that this team is a national title contender.
The Florida men’s tennis team was able to pick up a much-needed 4-2 victory over No. 9 Georgia on Sunday, as two consecutive consolation wins have put the team back on track as they move onto the rest of the season.
Florida men’s tennis was able to bounce back nicely from an opening round defeat in the ITA National Team Indoor Championships, defeating No. 7 Virginia 4-2 in a consolation matchup.
On this occasion, it was not meant to be. Texas ended up flipping the score from a meeting earlier this season, beating Florida in rematch, 4-3.
Florida was unable to win the tournament, but fought valiantly in three matches against ranked opponents, proving their competitiveness and gaining valuable experience along the way.
Once again, Florida was triumphant in asserting their dominance as a program over FSU. Both the men’s and the women’s teams faced little resistance on their way to 4-1 victories.
The win marks the Gators fifth consecutive win to open the season and their second consecutive win over a ranked opponent.
Florida’s men’s tennis team improved to 1-1 on a challenging road trip to the Lone Star State, besting No. 3 Texas 4-3 on Sunday afternoon.
The Gators look to use their depth to try and win back-to-back national championships
Sara Dahlstrom goes 3-0 in singles play for the Gators at the UNF Invitational.
Alicia Dudeney, Sara Dahlstrom, Emma Shelton and Bente Spee make their final fall appearance for the Gators at the North Florida Invitational.
Carly Briggs and Marlee Zein end the weekend winning four straight matches to claim some serious hardware in San Diego, California at the ITA Fall National Championships.
Doubles partners Carly Briggs and Marlee Zein will represent the orange and blue in sunny San Diego, California, for the ITA Fall National Championships.
Briggs and Zein play their way into the ITA National Fall Championships in November with a runner-up finish at the ITA Southeast Regional Championships.