Florida Southern 2019-20 Women's Tennis News

  • FSC Women's Tennis Earns ITA All-Academic Team Honors
    July 31, 2020
    TEMPE, Ariz. – The Florida Southern College women’s tennis team has been named an All-Academic Team by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA), for the 2019-20 year. Additionally, eight individual Moc student-athletes earned the distinction of Scholar-Athlete.
  • Florida Southern and Sunshine State Conference 2020 Fall Sports Update
    July 18, 2020
    MELBOURNE and LAKELAND, Fla. – Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, and with the health, safety, and well-being of student-athletes and all those in our campus communities as our highest priority, the Sunshine State Conference Presidents Council announces the postponement of all scheduled competitions in the fall sports season. This includes men’s soccer, women’s soccer, men’s cross country, women’s cross country, and women’s volleyball.
  • 215 Florida Southern Student-Athletes Named to Spring SSC Commissioner's Honor Roll
    June 26, 2020
    MELBOURNE, Fla. – The Sunshine State Conference has announced that 215 Florida College student-athletes, representing 12 different sports, have been named to the 2020 Sunshine State Conference Spring Commissioner's Honor Roll presented by Barnes & Noble College.
  • Florida Southern College Athletics 2019-20 Academic and MVP Honors Announced
    June 18, 2020
    LAKELAND, Fla. – Florida Southern College Athletics has announced major academic and athletic awards for the 2019-20 school year. The Academic Awards are presented to the junior or senior who has the highest grade point average on the team. The Most Valuable Player Awards were selected by the head coach for each respective program.
  • Four Moccasin Student-Athletes Attend Virtual NCAA Career in Sports Forum
    June 16, 2020
    LAKELAND, Fla. -  Last month four Florida Southern College student-athletes were part of a group of nearly 400 NCAA student-athletes to participate in the NCAA’s 2020 Career in Sports Forum, held virtually in May 27-29. The Mocs were represented by Kayla Dumon (Beach Volleyball), Mallary Meyer (Women’s Swimming), Jack Rauch (Men’s Basketball), and Magda Stepnik (Women’s Tennis).
  • FSC Athletics Ranked 25th in 2019-20 Helper Helper Final Report
    May 22, 2020
    LAKELAND, Fla. – The Florida Southern College Department of Athletics was recognized for its community service efforts over the 2019-20 academic year, logging 4,313 total hours since July 1, 2019. As a department the Mocs ranked 25th among NCAA Division II schools nationally, and was the highest-ranked Sunshine State Conference member institution.
  • FSC Women's Tennis Ranked No. 20 in Final Oracle/ITA Poll of 2020
    April 18, 2020
    TEMPE, Ariz. - Florida Southern College women's tennis closed out the season ranked No. 20 in the final Oracle/ITA Division II poll as announced by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association this week.
  • Florida Southern to Participate in "Be the Light" on April 16
    April 15, 2020
    LAKELAND, Fla. – The Florida Southern College Department of Athletics will be joining the national movement “Be the Light” this Thursday, April 16, 2020.
  • All Florida Southern College Athletic Facilities Closed
    March 20, 2020
    LAKELAND, Fla. – Until further notice, all athletic facilities at Florida Southern College are closed. This includes the Jenkins Field House, Gilbert Gymnasium, the Barnett Athletic Complex, Moccasin Field, Chris Bellotto Field, Henley Field, the Ruthven Courts, the Wellness Center and the Hollis Wellness Center Pool, Warden Tennis Courts, and all locker rooms.
  • SSC Cancels All Spring 2020 League Competitions and Championships
    March 13, 2020
    MELBOURNE, Fla. - In alignment with yesterday’s NCAA Board of Governors Resolution, the Sunshine State Conference has canceled all league competitions and championships for the spring 2020 semester, effectively immediately. Member institutions will exercise institutional discretion as to practice and regular-season non-conference competition in all sports for the spring 2020 semester. This decision was unanimously agreed upon by the SSC Presidents Council and SSC Athletic Directors Council with the health, safety, and wellness of our student-athletes, coaches, administrators, and campus communities in mind.
  • NCAA Cancels all Winter and Spring Championships
    March 12, 2020
    LAKELAND – The NCAA has issued a statement regarding all winter and sport championships that will cancel all championships. Hence, the NCAA Men’s Basketball South Region Championship, originally scheduled to be held at the Jenkins Field House at Florida Southern, has been canceled.
  • Women's Tennis Earns Third Sweep of Season, Defeats Bluefield State
    March 10, 2020
    LAKELAND, Fla. - Florida Southern College women's tennis won its fifth-straight match on Tuesday afternoon, sweeping Bluefield State at the Wynee Warden Tennis Center. The Moccasins (6-4) earned their third sweep of the season in the 7-0 win over the Big Blues (1-9).
  • Women's Tennis Defeats Tiffin for Third-Straight Win
    March 01, 2020
    HILTON HEAD, S.C. - Florida Southern College women's tennis won its third-straight match on Sunday afternoon as it cruised 5-2 over Tiffin in Hilton Head, S.C. The No. 18 Moccasins (4-4) gave the Dragons (13-2) their second loss of the season. "We saw some strong tennis today," head coach Trish Riddell said. "There were some close losses but overall it was a great team win."
  • Women's Tennis Cruises in Spring Break Trip Opener
    February 29, 2020
    HILTON HEAD, S.C. - Florida Southern College women's tennis started its spring break trip on the right foot with a 7-0 victory over Newberry College on Saturday in Hilton Head, S.C. The No. 18 Moccasins (3-4) gave the Wolves (13-2) their second loss of the season while only dropping one set in the entire match.
  • Women's Tennis Defeats Panthers
    February 25, 2020
    ORLANDO, Fla. - Florida Southern College women's tennis got back into the win column on Tuesday afternoon, winning 6-1 over Davenport at the USTA National Center. The No. 18 Moccasins (2-4) gave up only one set in singles to the Panthers (2-16) as they cruised into a victory heading into their spring break trip. "We had a tough doubles performance," head coach Trish Riddell said. "But we came back strong in singles."
  • Unbeaten Sharks Top Women's Tennis
    February 22, 2020
    LAKELAND, Fla. - Florida Southern College women's tennis continued its gauntlet of high-ranked opponents on Saturday morning, falling 7-0 to Nova Southeastern University at the Wynee Warden Tennis Center. The No. 18 Moccasins (1-4, 1-2 SSC) forced two tiebreakers in singles flights against the No. 5 Sharks (6-0, 3-0 SSC) but fell just short of earning points.
  • Women's Tennis Holds at No. 18 in Latest ITA Poll
    February 19, 2020
    TEMPE, Ariz. - Florida Southern College women's tennis maintained its No. 18 ranking, the Intercollegiate Tennis Association announced in its Oracle/ITA Division II poll on Wednesday.
  • Women's Tennis Enters Win Column, Defeats Tampa 5-2
    February 19, 2020
    TAMPA, Fla. - Florida Southern College women's tennis cruised into the win column on Wednesday afternoon, earning a 5-2 win over Tampa at the Naimoli & Young Complex. The No. 18 Moccasins (1-3, 1-1 SSC) won three comeback singles flights against the Spartans (2-4, 0-3 SSC) to guarantee the first conference win of the season for Southern.
  • Women's Tennis Falls in Conference Opener to No. 2 Fighting Knights
    February 15, 2020
    LAKELAND, Fla. - Florida Southern College women's tennis fell 7-0 in its conference opener to Lynn on Saturday morning at the Wynee Warden Tennis Center. The No. 18 Moccasins (0-3) saw multiple three-set battles but could not hold off the No. 2 Fighting Knights (1-0).
  • Women's Tennis Battles in 5-2 Loss to No. 13 Saints
    February 13, 2020
    ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. - Florida Southern College women's tennis fell 5-2 to Flagler on Thursday afternoon at the Flagler Tennis Center. The No. 18 Moccasins (0-2) locked up the doubles point, but a strong singles showing from the No. 13 Saints (2-2) gave the home side the victory.
  • Women's Tennis Falls in Home Opener to No. 7 Argonauts
    February 10, 2020
    LAKELAND, Fla. - Florida Southern College women's tennis fell 4-1 in its season opener to West Florida on Monday afternoon at the Wynee Warden Tennis Center. The No. 18 Moccasins (0-1h) battled against the No. 7 Argonauts (1-1) but were unable to hold off one of the top teams in the nation.
  • Women's Tennis Leads the Pack at UT Round Robin
    February 04, 2020
    TAMPA, Fla. - Florida Southern College women's tennis had a promising start to the 2020 season this past weekend as the Mocccasins competed at the UT Round Robin in Tampa. The No. 18 Moccasins faced opponents from the University of Tampa, St. Petersburg College and St. Mary's University and was the only squad to have winning records in both singles and doubles play.
  • Former Florida Southern SID Bill Turnage Passes at Age 72
    January 31, 2020
    LAKELAND, Fla. - The Florida Southern College Department of Athletics is saddened to report the passing of former Sports Information Director Bill Turnage. He passed away on Wednesday, January 29, 2020, at his home in Warrensburg, Missouri. He was 72 years old.
  • Women's Tennis Set to Open 2020 Season on Friday
    January 29, 2020
    LAKELAND, Fla. - Florida Southern College women's tennis opens the 2020 season this weekend as they take part in the UT Round Robin at the University of Tampa. In total, the Moccasins will play 19 matches, including nine against a stacked Sunshine State Conference that includes 2019 National Champion Barry and National Runner-up Lynn.
  • Women's Tennis Picked to Finish Fifth in Sunshine State Conference
    January 24, 2020
    MELBOURNE, Fla. - Florida Southern College women's tennis has been picked to finished fifth in the Sunshine State Conference according to the 2020 SSC Preseason Coaches Poll released Friday by the conference office. 2019 National Champion Barry was picked to repeat as champions of the conference with seven first-place votes and 78 points.
  • Women's Athletic Teams Set to Host Cow Chip Bingo
    January 20, 2020
    LAKELAND, Fla. - The Florida Southern College Department of Athletics has brought back an ol' time fundraiser - Cow Chip Bingo. This is the 23rd time the College has run the fundraiser, aimed at providing support specifically for the women's athletic programs.
  • Women's Tennis Ranked No. 18 to Start 2020 Season
    January 15, 2020
    TEMPE, Ariz. – Florida Southern College women’s tennis will start the spring with a No. 18 national ranking and a No. 6 south region ranking, the Intercollegiate Tennis Association announced in its Oracle/ITA Division II poll on Wednesday.
  • Riddell Releases Spring Schedule
    December 12, 2019
    LAKELAND, Fla – Florida Southern College women’s tennis will take on four opponents that competed in 2019 NCAA Championship in the 2020 spring season, head coach Trish Riddell announced on Thursday.
  • Asis Receives No. 14 in South Region in Oracle/ITA Rankings
    November 14, 2019
    TEMPE, Ariz. - Florida Southern College women's tennis senior Lola Asis received a No. 14 ranking for singles in the South region, the Intercollegiate Tennis Association announced on Wednesday afternoon. The regional ranking is the first in her career for either singles or doubles.
  • Women's Tennis Finishes Fall Season at Hatter Invitational
    November 03, 2019
    DELAND, Fla. - Magda Stepnik and Mathilda Vidgren earned singles victories against Division-I foe Stetson as Florida Southern College women's tennis finished competition Sunday afternoon at the Hatter Invitational at the Mandy Stoss Tennis Center. The Moccasins have now finished fall play and will turn their attention to the spring season.
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