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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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Florida Men’s Tennis Wins SEC Opener

By on March 4th, 2013

The Florida Gator (7-4) men’s tennis team defeated No. 11 Texas A&M (9-5) 4-3 on Sunday in its SEC opener. The Gators ended their four match losing streak, but the road to redemption wasn’t easy as Florida once again lost the … Continue reading

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Florida Gators Men’s Tennis Drops Fourth Straight Match

By on February 23rd, 2013

The 16th ranked Florida men’s tennis team (6-4) lost its fourth consecutive match on Saturday to 20th ranked Baylor (7-1) 4-3. The Gators once again started the match flat in the doubles losing the doubles point. Florida’s number two doubles team of juniors Mike … Continue reading

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Florida Sweeps Furman In Men’s Tennis

By on February 4th, 2013

The Florida Gator men’s tennis team swept the Furman Paladins 7-0 on Sunday. The Gators (5-0) remain undefeated under new head coach Bryan Shelton breezing past the Paladins in just over two hours. Shelton says there are plenty of things the … Continue reading

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Top-Ranked Gator Women’s Tennis Opens Season Against USF

By on January 29th, 2013

The No. 1 preseason ranked women’s tennis team is launching their 2013 campaign today after coming off back-to-back national championships. The Gators are playing host to South Florida at Linder Stadium at Ring Tennis Complex beginning at 3pm today. The team … Continue reading

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Florida Men’s Tennis Win ITA Men’s Kickoff

By on January 28th, 2013

The No. 12 Florida men’s tennis team won both matches during the ITA’s Men’s Kick-Off Weekend, which qualified them for the ITA National Indoors on Feb. 15. On Saturday, Florida had little trouble getting past an 0-3 St. John’s team that … Continue reading

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UF Men’s Tennis Wins in Coach Shelton’s Debut

By on January 19th, 2013

The No. 12 Florida men’s tennis team got it’s dual match part of the schedule off to a good start, defeating the Miami Hurricanes 5-2. First year Florida head coach Bryan Shelton is happy to put the first dual match of the … Continue reading

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Florida Men’s Tennis Coach Resigns

By on May 25th, 2012

FLORIDA MEN’S TENNIS COACH ANDY JACKSON ANNOUNCES RESIGNATION GAINESVILLE, Fla. — After 11 seasons at the helm of the University of Florida, men’s tennis head coach Andy Jackson announced his resignation, effective immediately. A search for the Gators’ 10th men’s … Continue reading

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