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Florida Women’s Tennis Heads Into SEC Tourney Looking to Win Fifth Straight Title

By on April 18th, 2014

When it comes to the Florida women’s tennis team, success is always expected in the SEC Tournament.  The team heads into this year’s tournament after finishing 11-2 in the conference, which put it into a three-way tie for second place. … Continue reading

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Florida Men’s Tennis Heads to Nashville for SEC Tournament

By on April 17th, 2014

The 2014 Southeastern Conference Men’s Tennis Tournament began Wednesday, April 16 at the Brownlee O. Currey Jr. Tennis Center at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee. The University of Florida Gators are the fourth seed after finishing fourth in the SEC regular … Continue reading

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UF Women’s Tennis Ready for Vanderbilt Challenge

By on April 10th, 2014

After a 4-2 win against 24th ranked Ole Miss on Sunday, Florida remains number seven in the country and  improves its record to 17-4 (9-2 SEC). The Gators are currently preparing for their next match-up against Vanderbilt on Friday. Gator head coach Ronald Thornqvist … Continue reading

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Men’s Tennis Looks to Continue Momentum from Successful 2013 Fall Season

By on December 8th, 2013

Men’s Tennis Preview (Click for audio) The 2012-2013 Florida men’s tennis season ended on a bitter note. That disappointment has stuck with head coach Bryan Shelton as he and the Gators look to bounce back this year. “We lost to Denver … Continue reading

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Women's Tennis Back to the Courts for Bedford

By on October 9th, 2013

The Florida women's tennis team is headed back to the home courts as they will host the Bedford Cup in Gainesville starting on October 10th. The team ended the 2013 season with a 26-3 overall record, and was crowned the overall … Continue reading

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Gator Tennis Teams Open NCAA Tournament Play

By on May 10th, 2013

Both the Gator men’s and women’s tennis teams begin play this weekend in the NCAA Tournament and both teams are hosting first and second round action. The Gator men (15-10, 7-5 SEC) face Denver (11-11) today and the winner will face … Continue reading

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Florida men’s tennis blanks Bethune-Cookman

By on April 10th, 2013

The Florida Gator men’s tennis team (12-9) shut out the Bethune-Cookman Wildcats (12-13) 7-0 today to give the Gators a much needed win. Florida had no problem defeating the Wildcats in doubles, winning all three of the doubles points. UF’s win started with a … Continue reading

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Men’s Tennis Loses Heartbreaker To Mississippi State

By on April 8th, 2013

The Florida Gators (11-9)  men’s tennis team lost a tough 4-3 match to Mississippi State (15-7) on Sunday. Florida got off to a good start in doubles on court three as junior Florent Diep and freshman Gordon Watson took out the Mississippi … Continue reading

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Brianna Morgan: Adding to a dynasty

By on April 4th, 2013

For Florida freshman Brianna Morgan, tennis has been a big part of her life. According to her, it’s always just “felt right.” Beginning at five years old, she has loved being on the tennis court and having the chance to … Continue reading

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Men’s Tennis Falls to LSU

By on March 30th, 2013

The Florida Gator men’s tennis team lost it’s second straight match to LSU 4-2 Friday. Things started out good for the Gators at No. 1 doubles where senior Bob van Overbeek and junior Stephane Piro took out the Tiger pair of … Continue reading

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