Spartans Send Out Seniors With Victory

Spartans Send Out Seniors With Victory

TAMPA, Fla. – The University of Tampa tennis team secured an impressive victory over No. 43 Rollins College, marking the first victory over the Tars in program history.

INSIDE THE MATCHUP:
Final: Tampa Spartans 4, No. 43 Rollins Tars 3
Records: Tampa (12-7, 4-6 SSC), Rollins (10-11, 4-6 SSC)
Location: Naimoli & Young Family Tennis Complex | Tampa, Fla.
All-time Series: The Spartans picked up their first-ever win over Rollins. This is the 30th meeting between Sunshine State Conference opponents.
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HOW IT HAPPENED:

BEYOND THE BOXSCORE:

  • Maddie Stephens is fourth all-time with 44 career singles victories. Next on the list is Kelsey Matthews with 45 wins.
  • Lilley Nice is also in the top-10 with 38 career singles victories.
  • Stephens is third in UT history with 45 doubles wins while Nice is seventh at 36.
  • Prior to the match, head coach Al DuFaux honored his three seniors competing in their final home match. The seniors include IordanovaNice and Stephens.

UP NEXT:
Tampa has secured a spot in the 2019 SSC Championships, which is scheduled for April 26-28 at IMG Academy in Bradenton.

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