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Gator Tennis Weekend Wrap-up

Sunday Fun Gator tennis had a big day Sunday as both the men’s and women’s teams came out on top. The Gator women, who are ranked No. 1 in the country, got to enjoy Senior Day the right way with a 7-0 win over Mississippi St. Meanwhile, the 14th ranked men got to appreciate …

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Preview: No. 1 Gator Women’s Tennis Prepares for Weekend Matchups

It has been a long time since the last home match for the Gator Women’s tennis team, March 19th to be exact. But now, they are back at home and prepared for two weekend matchups against familiar SEC opponents.  The Gators will face off with No. 45 Alabama on Friday …

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No.1 Florida Takes Down No.2 Ohio State

The top ranked Florida Women’s Tennis team took down the No. 2 Ohio State team in the USTA College MatchDay. The Gators’ double’s play gave the team an early edge, as Florida captured wins on courts one and three to earn the first points in the doubles matches. During singles …

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No.1 Gator Women’s Tennis team looks to defeat No.2 Ohio State

The No.1 ranked Florida Gator Women’s Tennis team faces the No. 2 ranked Ohio State Buckeyes in Orlando, Florida today. Florida is 12-0 (3-0 SEC) and coming off of a win last weekend against No.24 South Carolina (9-4, 1-2 SEC). This win was the Gators’ fourth home victory this season and extended their …

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Thornqvist Implements Unique Strategy Ahead of SEC Conference Play

The Florida gators women’s tennis team is now undefeated at 9-0. With their recent 4-1 victory against fifth-ranked Stanford behind them, they now look to SEC conference play. Head coach Roland Thornqvist believes in one thing to make the team better: giving them rest. Formula for Success? Roland Thornqvist held a …

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Australian Open Recap

The 105th Australian Open concluded over the weekend with historic finals matches on both the men’s and women’s side of the ball. Women’s Final 19 years after their first appearance in the Australian Open, the Williams sisters found themselves pitted against each other in Sunday’s historic match. For the first …

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The No. 1 Ranked Gator Women’s Tennis Team Ready for the Season

The No. 1 ranked Florida Gators women’s tennis team opens their season this weekend in the first round of the ITA Kick-Off Tournament. The Gators have high hopes for this coming season, and head coach Roland Thornqvist has previewed the team by saying he sees a strong Gators lineup this year. This …

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Gators Women’s Tennis Snag Two Singles Titles in Duke Bonk Invite

Florida’s first tournament of the season took place in Cary, North Carolina this past weekend in the Duke Bonk Invite, as junior Josie Kuhlman and senior Belinda Woolcock both won singles titles. Coming off a season that saw Florida go undefeated in Southeastern Conference play and finish the year ranked #1 …

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Serena Makes History At US Open

Serena Williams made history in her path to the US Open quarterfinals. The top-ranked Williams took care of business against Yaroslava Shvedova needing only an hour and eight minutes to win in straight sets, 6-2 6-3. With this win Williams now has 308 match wins in Grand Slam match victories in …

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Gator Women’s Tennis Blasts Through the First Round of The NCAA Tournament

After not playing a match since late April, The Gator women’s tennis team showed no signs of rust and came out strong in the first round of the NCAA Tournament with a dominant win against South Carolina State at home on Friday. The Gators set the tone right away with a …

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