Tampa Tops Augustana in Return From Spring Break

Tampa Tops Augustana in Return From Spring Break

TAMPA, Fla. – The University of Tampa tennis team won its third straight match with a victory over visiting Augustana (S.D.) University.

INSIDE THE MATCHUP:
Final: Tampa Spartans 7, Augustana (S.D.) Vikings 2
Records: Tampa (8-4), Augustana (12-2)
Location: Naimoli & Young Family Tennis Complex | Tampa, Fla.
All-time Series: Tampa has won both matchups against Augustana with the other coming on an 8-1 victory in 2008.
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HOW IT HAPPENED:
  • Tampa won all three doubles matches.
  • Tampa took four singles matches, winning at two through five.
  • Danielle Beyes and Corbin Dorsey won at number one doubles by a score of 8-6.
  • At number two doubles, Maddie Stephens and Vanina Iordanova were victorious 8-2.
  • The three team of Lilley Nice and Emily Hewland won 9-7.
  • Stephens took a three-set victory at number two singles.
  • IordanovaNice and Dorsey also played to victories in singles.

BEYOND THE BOXSCORE:

  • Both teams are regionally-ranked, with UT No. 9 and Augustana No. 10 in their respective regions.
  • Tampa has now won three consecutive matches.
  • The Spartans matched last season's win total with six regular-season contests remaining.

UP NEXT:
The Spartans travel to Orlando on Saturday for a neutral-site matchup with West Virginia State University at 11:30 a.m.

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