Florida Men’s Tennis closed out its season today losing in the Sweet 16 round of the NCAA tournament. No. 15 Florida fell to No.2 Virginia 4-0.
With this win over the Gators Virginia improves its record to 6-4 all-time and 2-0 in the tournament. This is the 15th time UF concludes its season in the round of 16 of the NCAA tournament.
This tournament was the last for two Gators Elliott Orkin and Maxx Lipman. Orkin concludes his career at UF with 101-49 overall record in singles play and an 85-53 overall record in doubles play. Orrin finished out his senior season with a bang, earning career and season-high doubles and dual match doubles win. His186 total wins making Orkin the 6 most wins by a Gator all-time. While his 101 career singles win is the 8th most by a Gator all-time.
Max Lipman also ended his career well earning career high 27 overall doubles wins this season. Lipman concluded his career with 72-46 overall singles record and an 83-48 overall doubles record.
Not Over Yet:
Meanwhile, sophomore Alfredo Perez and freshman Johannes Ingildsen still have the NCAA Individual Championship next week. The two will return to Athens for an individual championship. Perez earned the No. 8 seed in the singles tournament, while the pair of earned the No. 2 seed in the doubles competition.