No. 4 Fighting Knights Defeat UT in Home Contest

No. 4 Fighting Knights Defeat UT in Home Contest

TAMPA, Fla. – The No. 24 University of Tampa tennis team finished its home slate with a 7-2 setback against No. 4 Lynn University on Sunday morning.

INSIDE THE MATCHUP:
Final: No. 4 Lynn Fighting Knights 7, No. 24 Tampa Spartans 2
Records: Tampa (10-7, 4-5 SSC), Lynn (16-3, 8-1 SSC)
Location: Naimoli & Young Family Tennis Complex | Tampa, Fla.
All-time Series: Lynn is a perfect 29-0 in the all-time series between the two teams.
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HOW IT HAPPENED:
  • Lynn opened with all three doubles victories.
  • The Fighting Knights claimed four of six singles events.
  • UT won at number two and three singles.
  • Lilley Nice earned a three-set victory over No. 36 Diana Bogolii by scores of 2-6, 6-4, 11-9.
  • At number three, freshman Corbin Dorsey played to a 3-6, 6-2, 10-6 win.

BEYOND THE BOXSCORE:

  • Number-one singles player Caroline Lozo missed her seventh straight match.
  • This marks the sixth ranked opponent Tampa has played in 2018.

UP NEXT:
Tampa will face Rollins College on Thursday at 3 p.m. The match marks the final regular-season contest for UT.

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