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April 16, 2014
Backed by its 13-win regular season and five-match unbeaten streak, the third-seeded FGCU women’s tennis team enters the 2014 Atlantic Sun Championship ready to continue its most successful campaign in program history beginning with a quarterfinal matchup against No. 6 Lipscomb on Thursday at 5 p.m. at the North Florida Tennis Complex.
April 16, 2014
After the most successful season in the history of the FGCU women’s tennis program since joining the Division I ranks in 2007-08, four of the team’s members collected a total of six Atlantic Sun postseason honors, the league announced on Wednesday afternoon.
April 05, 2014
Ending the regular season on a high note, the FGCU women’s tennis team picked up its sixth Atlantic Sun Conference win by downing Lipscomb, 6-1, Saturday afternoon.
April 04, 2014
Notching a Division-I program record 12th victory of the season, the FGCU women’s tennis team picked up its fifth Atlantic Sun Conference win by downing Northern Kentucky, 5-2, Friday afternoon.
April 04, 2014
The FGCU Department of Athletics has become just the third school in the nation to partner with Australian-based calendar communication company ECAL to provide Eagles fans the ability to easily input every FGCU sporting event into their personal calendar on their favorite electronic device.
April 03, 2014
One win away from making the 2014 campaign the winningest in program history at the Division-I level, the FGCU women’s tennis team hits the road for its last dual matches of the regular season, facing Northern Kentucky, Friday at 11 a.m., and Lipscomb the following day at 10 a.m.
April 02, 2014
FGCU is pleased to invite the public to its 2nd Annual Golf Event at the private Hideout Golf Club on Tuesday, May 6. The event will be a friendly competition among players and a fundraiser to help benefit FGCU Athletics.
March 31, 2014
FGCU Athletics is pleased to unveil 'Birds Eye View' as the official blog of the Eagles, giving fans a unique perspective into news and information about each of the Green and Blue's 15 teams. Fans can access the blog by logging on to FGCUEaglesEye.com.
March 29, 2014
In its final home performance of the spring, the FGCU women’s tennis team left its opponent blank for the third time this season as the Eagles defeated Mercer, 7-0, after celebrating their two seniors, Saturday afternoon at the FGCU Tennis Complex.
March 28, 2014
FORT MYERS, Fla. – Originally scheduled for Mar. 29 at 6 p.m., the FGCU men’s and women’s tennis home matches against Mercer will now begin at noon on Saturday, Mar. 29 due to the prediction of afternoon storms in the area.
March 28, 2014
Backed by a spectacular performance in singles play, the FGCU women’s tennis team picked up its third win in the Atlantic Sun conference, downing Kennesaw State, 6-1, Friday morning at the FGCU Tennis Complex.
March 27, 2014
Originally scheduled for Mar. 28 at 11 a.m., the FGCU men’s and women’s tennis home matches against Kennesaw State will now begin at 10 a.m. on Friday, Mar. 28 due to the prediction of afternoon storms in the area.
March 27, 2014
Looking to protect The Nest for the last time this season, the FGCU women’s tennis team welcomes Kennesaw State on Friday at 11 a.m. and Mercer the next evening for Senior Night at 6 p.m. in the Eagles final weekend at the FGCU Tennis Complex for the 2014 season.
March 23, 2014
Completing a home stretch that included three matches in five days, the FGCU women’s tennis team took an impressive 6-1 victory from the University of Albany on Sunday afternoon at the FGCU Tennis Complex.
March 21, 2014
The FGCU women’s tennis team suffered its first home defeat to an Atlantic Sun member as it fell, 5-2, to No. 63 North Florida Friday Afternoon at the FGCU Tennis Complex.
March 19, 2014
Picking up its second-straight win in the Atlantic Sun Conference, the FGCU women’s tennis team topped Stetson, for just the second time in program history, with a 5-2 win over the Hatters on Wednesday afternoon at the FGCU Tennis Complex.
March 18, 2014
After welcoming eight non-conference opponents to The Nest earlier this season, the FGCU women’s tennis team will play host to two members of the Atlantic Sun Conference in a home stretch that includes three matches in five days.
March 17, 2014
With troubling winds and an overcast sky, the FGCU women’s tennis team fell 6-1 to Minnesota on Monday night at the FGCU Tennis Complex. The Eagles fall to 7-6 on the season, while the Golden Gophers improve to 11-3.
March 15, 2014
The FGCU women’s tennis team bounced back from Friday’s loss to ETSU in the strongest way possible as it found a 7-0 triumph over USC Upstate Saturday afternoon at the Webb Tennis Complex. Leaving their opponent completely shutout, the Green and Blue came out on the winning end in each of the nine matches.
March 14, 2014
The FGCU women’s tennis team began play in the Atlantic Sun Conference falling at the hands of ETSU in Friday afternoon’s dual match at the Dave Mullins Tennis Complex. The Eagles move to 6-5 (0-1 A-Sun) on the season as the Bucs improve to 5-7 (1-0 A-Sun).
March 14, 2014
FGCU women’s tennis junior Sarah Means was named as one of 15 finalists for the 2014 Arthur Ashe Jr. Sports Scholar Award, announced by Diverse: Issues In Higher Education magazine on Thursday.
March 13, 2014
Riding a three-match win streak, the FGCU women’s tennis team begins play in the Atlantic Sun conference on the road against ETSU Friday in Johnson City and USC Upstate Saturday in Spartanburg, both at 10 a.m.
March 11, 2014
After 36 days without a match on its home court, the FGCU women’s tennis team picked up its third-straight victory with a 4-1 win over the University of Evansville on Tuesday afternoon at the FGCU Tennis Complex.
March 09, 2014
After a two-week break from competition, the FGCU women’s tennis team got back to the baseline posting a 5-2 win over Troy University Sunday afternoon at the Three Oaks Tennis Center.
March 07, 2014
After a two-week break from competition, the FGCU women’s tennis team continues action of the regular season playing host to Troy on Sunday at 2 p.m. Due to the sold-out men’s basketball Atlantic Sun Championship final, Sunday’s match will be played at the Three Oaks Tennis Center.
March 03, 2014
MACON, Ga. -- The Atlantic Sun is one of 15 college conferences to have its own branded destination on WatchESPN, the network announced today.
February 26, 2014
Under the umbrella of the FGCU Athletics Life Skills Program, the Fifth Annual Hillmyer-Tremont Foundation Academic Honors Luncheon was held on Wednesday, Feb. 26 in the Cohen Center Ballroom on the campus of Florida Gulf Coast University.
February 22, 2014
Picking up its first road win of 2014, The FGCU women’s tennis team handed Florida Atlantic a 5-2 decision on Saturday afternoon in Boca Raton. The Eagles improve to 4-4 on the season while the Owls fall to 1-4.
February 21, 2014
After a two-and-a-half-week break from competitive action, the FGCU women’s tennis team looks to claim its first road win of the season against Florida Atlantic on Saturday at 11 a.m.
February 17, 2014
FGCU Athletics continues to epitomize what embodies a student-athlete as the Eagles extended their outstanding performance in the classroom with a record-tying 3.31 semester GPA and record-breaking 3.33 cumulative GPA for the fall of 2013.
February 05, 2014
The FGCU women’s tennis team fell at the hands of No. 62 USF 7-0 in Wednesday afternoon’s dual match on the USF Varsity Tennis Courts. The Eagles move to 3-4 on the season as the Bulls improve to 3-2.
February 05, 2014
Remaining undefeated in singles play this season, junior Candela Munoz picked up her first, and FGCU’s sixth, Atlantic Sun Conference Women’s Tennis Player of the Week award, as announced by the league office Wednesday morning.
February 04, 2014
Coming off a 7-0 shutout against Bethune-Cookman on Sunday, the FGCU women’s tennis team continues its spring campaign on Wednesday, Feb. 4, as it travels to Tampa for a dual match against No. 61 USF at 11 a.m.
February 02, 2014
Under blue skies and a crowd of over 300, the FGCU women’s tennis team bounced back from Saturday’s 4-3 loss to FIU with a 7-0 shutout over Bethune-Cookman Sunday afternoon at the FGCU Tennis Complex.
February 01, 2014
Backed by a never-say-die attitude, the FGCU women’s tennis team tried to turn things around with powerful singles play, but fell just short of a comeback as it dropped 4-3 to FIU on Saturday afternoon at the FGCU Tennis Complex. The Eagles move to 2-3 on the season.
January 31, 2014
In its first trip outside The Nest this season, the FGCU women’s tennis team fell 6-1 to No. 9 Miami Friday afternoon in Coral Gables. Candela Munoz (Alicante, Spain/Troy) picked up the Eagles’ sole win.
January 29, 2014
After hosting three matches and a tournament to start the year, the FGCU women’s tennis team gets its first taste of competition outside The Nest as it travels to Coral Gables for a contest against No. 9 Miami on Thursday at 5 p.m. After their match against the Hurricanes, the Eagles will return home to host FIU on Saturday at 2 p.m. and Bethune-Cookman Sunday at 1 p.m.
January 25, 2014
The FGCU women’s tennis team picked up its first loss of the 2014 regular season as it fell 4-3 to UCF on Saturday afternoon at the FGCU Tennis Complex. The Eagles move to 2-1 on the season as the Knights improve to 1-0.
January 24, 2014
Coming off a successful opening weekend, the FGCU women’s tennis team continued its unbeaten streak with a 5-2 win over Louisiana Tech, Friday afternoon at the FGCU Tennis Complex.
January 23, 2014
The undefeated FGCU women’s tennis team looks to continue its successful start to the 2014 dual-match season as it welcomes Louisiana Tech and UCF to The Nest for a weekend of head-to-head competition. The Green and Blue will take on LA Tech Friday at 1:30 p.m. and return Saturday to face UCF at 11:00 a.m.
January 22, 2014
After compiling a 5-0 record in the first weekend of the 2014 regular season, junior Sarah Means (Wesley Chapel, Fla./Wiregrass Ranch HS) picked up FGCU’s fifth Atlantic Sun Conference Women’s Tennis Player of the Week award, as announced by the league office Wednesday morning.
January 20, 2014
The FGCU women’s tennis team opened up play of the 2014 regular season with a dominating force as the Eagles were the last ones standing in all three singles brackets of the FGCU Spring Invite. If this weekend’s shutouts are any indication of what’s to come under first-year head coach Courtney Vernon FGCU tennis fans should get their brooms ready, because it’s going to be a season of sweeps.
January 19, 2014
With day two of the FGCU Spring Invite drawing to a close the FGCU women’s tennis team exits the courts with five of its members still alive in the hunt for a main draw title. The Eagles racked up seven wins in day two bringing their total up to 19 for the weekend.
January 18, 2014
Riding Friday’s 6-1 victory over Iowa State, the FGCU women’s tennis team picked up a phenomenal 12 wins in day one of the FGCU Spring Invite. After the first round of doubles and two rounds of singles six Eagles are still alive in the main draws.
January 17, 2014
Making its home debut under first-year head coach Courtney Vernon, the FGCU women’s tennis team started its spring campaign with a dominant 6-1 win over Big XII Conference member Iowa State Friday afternoon at the FGCU Tennis Complex.
January 16, 2014
After adapting to a new system during the fall tournament circuit, the FGCU women’s tennis team makes its home debut under first-year head coach Courtney Vernon this weekend as it welcomes four opponents to The Nest for a fast-paced entrance to the 2014 regular season.
December 20, 2013
FGCU Athletics raised a gross figure of $377,000 thanks to generous support of the FGCU community. The Athletics department extends its most sincere thank you to all the volunteers and supporters that made this event such a huge success.
December 05, 2013
FGCU Athletics has named men's basketball player Chase Fieler (Parkersburg, W. Va., Parkersburg South HS) and women's tennis player Bettina Botha (Cape Town, South Africa, De Kuilen HS) as recipients of the Northwestern Mutual Academic Student-Athletes of the Month Award for the month of November.
December 03, 2013
The FGCU Athletics Development Office is pleased to announce that the 4th Annual "Night at the Nest" gala that will be held this coming Sunday, Dec. 8, at Alico Arena is sold out.
November 03, 2013
The FGCU women’s tennis team ended its fourth and final tournament of the fall season in Miami at day three of the FIU Panther Invitational. Unfortunately for the Eagles, Sunday’s results were not the high note in which they hoped to end the season on as they fell in all four matches.
November 02, 2013
After winning less than half of its matches in day one of the FIU Panther Invitational, the FGCU women’s tennis team did just the opposite in day two as it picked up wins in five of its eight matches. Highlighting the day were singles wins from Sarah Means (Wesley Chapel, Fla./Wiregrass Ranch HS) and Bettina Botha (Cape Town, South Africa/De Kuilen HS) advancing them into tomorrow morning’s finals.
November 01, 2013
After day one of the FIU Panther Invitational, the FGCU women’s tennis team left the courts having added two more wins to its fall record.
October 31, 2013
With three tournaments in the books, the FGCU women’s tennis team looks for a solid finish to the 2013 fall season as it travels to Miami for the annual FIU Invitational. The tournament is slated to run Friday through Sunday and will feature four singles and two doubles draws composed of players from FGCU, FIU, Liberty and Barry.
October 24, 2013
The FGCU Department of Athletics has announced the promotion of Denise Da Silveira to Assistant Athletic Director for Marketing & Sales, as appointed by Director of Athletics Ken Kavanagh this week.
October 20, 2013
After a rainy morning canceled singles consolation play on Saturday, the FGCU women’s tennis team returned to the baseline on Sunday for its final day at the ITA Southeast Regional Championships.
October 18, 2013
Facing top opponents from around the Southeast, the FGCU women’s tennis team has closed out day one of the ITA Southeast Regional Championships. After losing first-round matches to end play in both main draws, the Eagles will return to the competition on Saturday in the consolation draw.
October 17, 2013
Two tournaments into a fall season marked by a program-first Bedford Cup semifinals doubles appearance, an inaugural win as an Eagle and one singles back draw champion title, the FGCU women’s tennis team looks to extend the success of its fall campaign at the ITA Southeast Regional Championships held at the University of Georgia Friday through Monday.
October 13, 2013
After four days of rigorous play at the Bedford Cup – the annual battle between Florida’s Division I programs – the FGCU women’s tennis team returns to The Nest with one of its members crowned a champion.
October 12, 2013
As day three of the Bedford Cup began in The Swamp, Johanna Sterkel (Schwetzingen, Germany/Carl-Theodor-Schule HS) and Bettina Botha (Cape Town, South Africa/De Kuilen HS) prepared to take to the baseline for their doubles Quaterfinals match. If the duo was able to secure a win it would make them the all-time furthest-advancing FGCU players in the tournament filled with Florida’s best.
October 11, 2013
Marked by a second-round doubles victory and two consolation singles wins, day two of the battle for state glory at the Bedford Cup has come to a close.
October 10, 2013
Highlighted by one doubles and three singles wins, the FGCU women's tennis team completed the second step of the fall season as day one of the Bedford Cup came to an end in The Swamp Thursday.
October 09, 2013
With three weeks and one tournament under the belt of head coach Courtney Vernon, the FGCU women's tennis team looks to lay the groundwork for a successful season as it continues the 2013 fall campaign this weekend at the Bedford Cup hosted by the University of Florida. The tournament is slated to run Thursday through Sunday with all matches played at the Ring Tennis Complex in The Swamp.
October 01, 2013
The Florida Gulf Coast University Eagles Club Advisory Board has announced the creation of the Naples Advisory Committee (NAC) in order to reach a larger audience and stretch awareness and support for FGCU Athletics.
September 29, 2013
The FGCU women’s tennis team exited the final day of the UCF Knights Invitational by taking home two doubles and two singles wins, marking its first day receiving victories in both draws.
September 28, 2013
The FGCU women’s tennis team returned for day two of the UCF Knights Invitational looking to improve after falling in all five singles matches during day one. Fortunately for the Eagles, Friday’s performance motivated them to pick up three singles wins over Florida Atlantic Saturday in Orlando.
September 27, 2013
The FGCU women's tennis team kicked off the fall 2013 season with a pair of doubles victories over UCF during the opening day of the UCF Knights Invitational Friday in Orlando.
September 26, 2013
After the most successful season in program history, highlighted by a program Division-I record 11 victories and another trip to the Atlantic Sun Conference postseason, the FGCU women's tennis team starts its 2013 Fall campaign on Friday at the three-day UCF Invitational.
September 20, 2013
The Florida Gulf Coast University Department of Athletics has announced the addition of Jamie Church to the athletics communication staff, as released by Director of Athletics Ken Kavanagh.
September 16, 2013
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Courtney Vernon has been appointed head coach of the FGCU women's tennis program, Director of Athletics Ken Kavanagh announced on Monday, Sept.16.
August 19, 2013
A recap of Eagle Revolution built exclusively from tweets.
August 16, 2013
FORT MYERS, Fla. - With the 2013-14 year about to commence, FGCU student-athletes will look to build off a record-setting academic performance during the 2012-13 year in which they posted a 3.31 term GPA for the Spring Semester and 3.29 cumulative GPA.
July 17, 2013
FGCU Director of Athletics Ken Kavanagh announced on Wednesday that Jen Gabou will step away from her position as women’s tennis head coach.
May 08, 2013
Regular season championships in soccer, volleyball and basketball helped Florida Gulf Coast University claim the 2012-13 Atlantic Sun Conference Women’s All-Sports championship.
April 19, 2013
Looking to advance to its second Atlantic Sun Championship semifinal in its second conference tournament appearance, the No. 5 seed FGCU women’s tennis team (11-7, 4-4 A-Sun) fell to No. 4 seed Stetson, 4-3, at the Bristol Country Club on Friday afternoon.
April 18, 2013
After the most successful season in the history of the FGCU women’s tennis program since joining the Division I ranks in 2007-08, a trio of Eagles collected a total of four A-Sun postseason honors, the league announced on Thursday afternoon.
April 18, 2013
With the 2013 regular season in the books, the FGCU women’s tennis team (11-7, 4-4 A-Sun) will turn the page to postseason play. The .500 finish in league play helped the Green and Blue capture the No. 5 seed, placing them in an Atlantic Sun Championship quarterfinal matchup with No. 4 Stetson at 9:00 a.m. on Friday, April 19 in Johnson City, Tenn.
April 14, 2013
Looking to get back on track with postseason play under a week away, the FGCU women’s tennis team (11-7, 4-4 A-Sun) broke its four-match losing streak with a 5-0 defeat of Bethune-Cookman (13-10, 3-1 MEAC) on Sunday afternoon.
April 13, 2013
In its final regular season A-Sun dual match, the FGCU women’s tennis team (10-7, 4-4 A-Sun) fell to in-state foe Stetson at the Mandy Stoll Tennis Center on Saturday afternoon.
April 12, 2013
With two regular season dual matches remaining in the 2013 regular season, the FGCU women’s tennis team will hit the road to take on Stetson on Saturday, April 13 at 2 p.m. to close out regular season conference play before facing Bethune-Cookman on Sunday, April 14 at 10 a.m. for FGCU’s regular season finale.
April 07, 2013
With the end of the regular season just a week away, the FGCU women’s tennis team (10-6, 4-3 A-Sun) fell 6-1 to in-state foe UNF in Jacksonville on Sunday afternoon.
April 05, 2013
After completing its 2013 spring home schedule, the FGCU women’s tennis team (10-5, 4-2 A-Sun) will travel north to take on in-state foe North Florida on Sunday, April 7 at 10 a.m. in Jacksonville.
March 30, 2013
In its final home match of the 2013 dual match season, the FGCU women’s tennis team (10-4, 4-1 A-Sun) fell 5-2 in its dual match against ETSU at the FGCU Tennis Complex on Saturday afternoon.
March 28, 2013
With a five-match win streak on the line, the FGCU women’s tennis team (10-4, 4-1 A-Sun) fell 4-3 in a hard fought dual match to conference opponent USC Upstate at the FGCU Tennis Complex on Thursday evening.
March 27, 2013
Riding a five-match winning streak, the FGCU women’s tennis team (10-3, 4-0 A-Sun) will look to extend the streak as it closes out its 2013 spring schedule against USC Upstate and ETSU at the FGCU Tennis Complex this weekend.
March 23, 2013
The FGCU women’s tennis team (10-3, 4-0 A-Sun) kept its winning streak intact to make it five consecutive victories by putting away Kennesaw State 4-1 on Saturday afternoon in a match that was played at Georgia Tech due to in climate weather in parts of Georgia.
March 22, 2013
In its first A-Sun road test of the 2013 dual match season, the FGCU women’s tennis team (9-3, 3-0 A-Sun) swept Mercer, 4-0, at the LeRoy Peddy Tennis Center on Friday afternoon.
March 21, 2013
After having played its last six matches at the FGCU Tennis Complex and compiling a 5-1 record during the span, the FGCU women’s tennis team (8-3, 2-0 A-Sun) will head north to face Mercer and Kennesaw State as the Eagles will look to stay unbeaten in conference play.
March 20, 2013
After going 3-0 against Lipscomb, Northern Kentucky and Wisconsin Green Bay, Sarah Means (Wesley Chapel, Fla.) was named the A-Sun women’s tennis Player of the Week for the first time of her career, the league announced Tuesday afternoon.
March 17, 2013
Playing its third match in four days, the FGCU women’s tennis team (8-3, 2-0 A-Sun) shutout Wisconsin Green Bay, 7-0, at the FGCU Tennis Complex on Sunday afternoon.
March 16, 2013
The FGCU women’s tennis team (7-3, 2-0 A-Sun) jumped ahead early on A-Sun newcomer Northern Kentucky and never looked back as the Eagles shutout the Norse, 7-0, at the FGCU Tennis Complex on Saturday afternoon.
March 14, 2013
After having dropped the doubles point in the last four dual matches, the FGCU (6-3, 1-0 A-Sun) women’s tennis team seized the doubles point on its way to a 5-2 dual match victory over Lipscomb to open Atlantic Sun play at the FGCU Tennis Complex on Thursday afternoon.
March 13, 2013
After starting off the 2013 dual match season with eight non-conference matches, the FGCU (5-3) women’s tennis team will open A-Sun play against Lipscomb on Thursday, March 14 to begin a stretch that will include three matches in four days at the FGCU Tennis Complex.
March 08, 2013
In another dual match that came down to the finish, the FGCU (5-3) women’s tennis team came up short against Penn, 4-3, on Friday afternoon at the FGCU Tennis Complex.
March 05, 2013
In thrilling fashion, the FGCU (5-2) women’s tennis team took down Ball State 4-3 at the FGCU Tennis Complex on Tuesday afternoon.
March 04, 2013
The FGCU (4-2) women’s tennis team looks to continue what has been a successful start to the 2013 dual match season when it hosts Ball State and Penn on Tuesday and Friday afternoon this week at the FGCU Tennis Complex.
February 26, 2013
The FGCU women’s tennis team took down St. John’s 5-2 at the FGCU Tennis Complex on Tuesday afternoon to improve to 4-2 on the spring dual match season.
February 21, 2013
After having won its first two road matches of the 2013 dual match season, FGCU (3-2) was defeated by UCF 7-0 at the UCF Tennis Complex in Orlando on Thursday afternoon.
February 17, 2013
Just 24 hours after falling short in a comeback effort to Houston by a score of 4-3, the FGCU women’s tennis team rebounded on Sunday afternoon to take down Iowa State 5-2 at the FGCU Tennis Complex.
February 16, 2013
After having recorded two road wins to start off the 2013 spring dual match season, the FGCU women’s tennis team (2-1) fell to Houston 4-3 in their home opener at the FGCU Tennis Complex Saturday afternoon.
February 09, 2013
In a convincing 5-2 victory, FGCU took down FAU to continue its winning ways and start off the 2013 dual match season 2-0, in Boca Raton, Fla. Saturday afternoon.
January 26, 2013
After dropping the doubles point at the start of the day, the FGCU women’s tennis team came back to defeat FIU, 4-3, in thrilling fashion in Miami on Saturday afternoon.
January 21, 2013
On the final day of the FGCU Spring Invitational, freshman Johanna Sterkel and junior Gyanna Mandic won the doubles flight two title on Monday afternoon at the FGCU Tennis Complex.
January 20, 2013
On a day where teams looked to secure spots in championship matches, FGCU saw three of their own advance on Sunday afternoon at the FGCU Tennis Complex.
January 19, 2013
The FGCU women’s tennis team had an impressive start to the FGCU Invitational by collecting five singles and two doubles victories in day one of the three-day event at FGCU Tennis Complex on Saturday afternoon.
December 05, 2012
The FGCU women’s tennis team took time out of their busy schedules to help out the Children’s Home Society, who hosted a dodgeball tournament fundraiser at Volley Frog in Fort Myers, recently.
November 03, 2012
After a successful opening day that featured three singles wins and a doubles win by its four participants, the FGCU women's tennis team capped its fall campaign on Saturday at the Bedford Cup hosted by USF.
November 02, 2012
A trio of singles wins and a doubles victory highlighted a successful opening day for the FGCU women’s tennis at the Bedford Cup hosted by USF. Three players advanced out of the opening round of the singles main draw with sophomore Sarah Means moving on to Saturday’s Round of 16.
October 20, 2012
FGCU women's tennis sophomore Sarah Means picked up one of the biggest singles wins in program Division I history on Saturday at the USTA/ITA Southeast Regional held at USF, defeating Georgia’s Lilly Kimbell in straight sets in the consolation bracket.
October 19, 2012
The FGCU women's tennis duo of junior Bettina Botha and freshman Johanna Sterkel advanced out of the first round of the doubles main draw on the opening day of the USTA/ITA Southeast Regional held as USF with a win over North Florida.
October 14, 2012
FGCU women's tennis freshman Elizabeth Means continued the strong start to her first season in the Green and Blue at the Miami Invitation this weekend, posting a pair of singles wins in a competitive field that included the host Hurricanes and Maryland.
September 30, 2012
The FGCU women's tennis finished its stay at the fall-opening UCF Invitational on Sunday, taking on Atlantic Sun foe Stetson in doubles and BIG EAST member Marquette in singles action. The Eagles were able to pick up a pair of doubles and singles wins on the day, as three different players finished the weekend with either a 2-1 record in singles or doubles.
September 29, 2012
Highlighted by a doubles split against BIG EAST member Marquette, the FGCU women's tennis team continued play at the UCF Invitational on Saturday. The Eagles took two of four doubles matches against Marquette and three singles wins against the host Knights.
September 28, 2012
Sophomore Sarah Means and freshman Elizabeth Means each picked up singles wins and teamed for a doubles victory to highlight the FGCU women's tennis team's opening day of the Fall campaign at the UCF Invitational on Friday.
September 28, 2012
Returning five of six starters from last year's squad that won a program Division I record 10 matches and finished third in the Atlantic Sun, the FGCU women's tennis team starts its 2012 Fall campaign on Friday at the three-day UCF Invitational.
August 06, 2012
The FGCU women's tennis team not only turned in its best Division I season in program history in 2011-12, but it also excelled in the classroom, receiving an Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) All-Academic Team award. Needing a 3.2 cumulative team grade-point average (GPA) to qualify for the ITA's annual academic honor, the Eagles’ eight-player roster last year sported an impressive 3.62 combined GPA.
June 08, 2012
With the 2012 fall season just a couple months away, the FGCU women's tennis team added some depth to its roster with the signing of incoming freshman Elizabeth Means.
April 26, 2012
With the 2012 spring season just completed, the FGCU women's tennis team added some depth to its roster with the signing of incoming freshman Johanna Sterkel.
April 21, 2012
The FGCU women's tennis team won a competitive doubles point, but fell short in singles to drop a tough semifinal match against Atlantic Sun conference foe ETSU, 4-1, in the A-Sun Championships on Saturday at Milligan College.
April 20, 2012
The FGCU women's tennis team won the doubles point and won three singles matches in a tough quarterfinal match against Atlantic Sun conference foe Jacksonville, 4-2, in the A-Sun Championships on Friday at the Buddy Hartsell Courts.
April 19, 2012
After a solid freshman campaign, Sarah Means highlighted the FGCU women's tennis postseason recognition, being named to the Atlantic Sun All-Conference second team and to the All-Freshmen Team. Rounding out the year-end accolades, junior Morgan Bechtel and unanimous selection Bettina Botha were named to the Academic All-Conference team, announced by the league on Thursday afternoon.
April 19, 2012
After a stellar 6-3 Atlantic Sun conference record, the third-seeded FGCU women's tennis team is hoping to make a historic run in its first-ever A-Sun Tournament on Friday, April 20 in a quarterfinal match against sixth-seeded Jacksonville at 4 p.m. at the Buddy Hartsell Courts in Johnson City, Tenn.
April 15, 2012
The field has been set for the 2012 Atlantic Sun Conference Tennis Championships, which will take place April 20-22 in Johnson City, Tenn. The ETSU Buccaneers will play host for the championships.
April 14, 2012
The FGCU women's tennis team won every match in doubles and singles to sweep Atlantic Sun foe Belmont, 7-0, on Saturday at the Centennial Sportsplex.
April 13, 2012
The FGCU women's tennis team won the doubles point and won four singles matches to clinch its first-ever Atlantic Sun tournament berth against Lipscomb, 5-2 on Friday at Huston-Marsh-Griffith Tennis Center.
April 11, 2012
Needing one victory in the final two matches, the FGCU women's tennis team is hoping to clinch its first-ever berth into the Atlantic Sun Conference tournament this weekend. The Eagles head to Nashville to face Lipscomb on Friday, April 13 at the Huston-Marsh-Griffith Tennis Center at 2 p.m. and finish against Belmont on Saturday at the Centennial Sportsplex at 9 a.m.
April 08, 2012
The FGCU women's tennis team finished its final non-conference match with a setback to Binghamton, 6-1, on Sunday at the FGCU Tennis Complex.
April 07, 2012
After falling behind 3-0 in the match, the FGCU women's tennis team rallied with four straight singles wins to pull off a comeback victory against Atlantic Sun rival Stetson, 4-3 on Senior Day on Saturday afternoon at the FGCU Tennis Complex.
April 05, 2012
In its final home Atlantic Sun conference match of the season, the FGCU women's tennis team is set to host rival Stetson on Senior Day and a non-conference match against Binghamton this weekend. The Eagles host the Hatters on Saturday, April 7 at 9 a.m. and finish against the Bearcats on Sunday at 2 p.m., both held at the FGCU Tennis Complex.
March 31, 2012
The FGCU women's tennis team won the doubles point and used five singles win to cruise against Atlantic Sun conference foe Jacksonville, 6-1, on Saturday at the FGCU Tennis Complex.
March 29, 2012
The FGCU women's tennis team fell behind early and couldn’t recover against Atlantic Sun conference leader UNF, dropping a 7-0 match on Thursday afternoon at the FGCU Tennis Complex.
March 27, 2012
The FGCU women's tennis team continues Atlantic Sun conference play against UNF and Jacksonville this weekend. The Eagles host UNF on Thursday, March 29 at 12 p.m. and finish against Jacksonville on Saturday at 12 p.m., both held at the FGCU Tennis Complex.
March 24, 2012
The FGCU women's tennis team had to play its match indoors and ETSU came away with a 7-0 victory on Saturday in Bristol, Tenn. at the Bristol Racquet Club.
March 23, 2012
The FGCU women's tennis team won the doubles point and two singles matches, but USC Upstate rallied to win 4-3 on Friday in Spartanburg, S.C. at the Upstate Tennis Complex.
March 22, 2012
The FGCU women's tennis team looks to stay unbeaten in Atlantic Sun conference play against USC-Upstate and ETSU this weekend. The Eagles head to Spartanburg, S.C. on Friday, March 23 for a 10 a.m. match against the Spartans and finish the weekend against the Bucs on Saturday at 1:30 p.m. in Johnson City, Tenn.
March 15, 2012
The FGCU women's tennis team won all six singles matches en route to defeating Atlantic Sun conference foe Mercer, 7-0, on Thursday at the FGCU Tennis Complex.
March 14, 2012
The FGCU women's tennis team is set to resume Atlantic Sun conference play against Mercer on Thursday, Mar. 15 at 12 p.m. at the FGCU Tennis Complex.
March 11, 2012
The FGCU women's tennis team picked up a lone win in doubles but fell to No. 59 Virginia Tech, 7-0, on Sunday at the FGCU Tennis Complex.
March 08, 2012
The FGCU women's tennis team lost the doubles point and couldn’t recover against Ivy League foe Penn, 5-1, on Thursday in Tampa, Fla. The Eagles picked up a victory at No. 3 doubles for their only win of the contest.
March 07, 2012
The FGCU women's tennis team swept the doubles point and won five singles matches en route to a victory over Southern Illinois-Edwardsville, 6-1, on Wednesday at the FGCU Tennis Complex.
March 06, 2012
The FGCU women's tennis team is set for a pair of non-conference matches at the FGCU Tennis Complex this week. The Eagles will take on Southern Illinois-Edwardsville on Wednesday, Mar. 7 at 10 a.m. and Penn University on Thursday, Mar. 8 at 10 a.m.
March 05, 2012
The FGCU women's tennis team picked up a victory in singles but fell to No. 37 Boston College, 6-1, on Monday night at the FGCU Tennis Complex.
March 04, 2012
The FGCU women's tennis team is ready for a home non-conference match against ACC foe No. 37 Boston College on Monday, Mar. 5 at 4 p.m. at the FGCU Tennis Complex.
March 03, 2012
The FGCU women's tennis team won five of six singles matches to defeat BIG EAST foe Villanova, 6-1, on Saturday at the FGCU Tennis Complex.
March 01, 2012
The FGCU women's tennis team won the doubles point and won three singles matches en route to an Atlantic-Sun conference home opening win over Kennesaw State, 4-3, on Friday afternoon at the FGCU Tennis Complex.
February 28, 2012
The FGCU women's tennis team is ready for its Atlantic Sun home opener against Kennesaw State on Thursday, Mar. 1 at 12 p.m. at the FGCU Tennis Complex.
February 26, 2012
The FGCU women's tennis team fell to in-state foe No. 45 USF, 7-0, on Sunday afternoon in Tampa, Fla. The Eagles picked up a victory at No. 3 doubles for their only win of the contest.
February 25, 2012
The FGCU women's tennis team is set to compete against BIG EAST foe No. 45 USF on Sunday at 11 a.m. in Tampa, Fla.
February 18, 2012
The FGCU women's tennis team earned a victory at No. 1 singles from freshman Sarah Means (Wesley Chapel, Fla./Wiregrass Ranch HS) but were defeated by in-state foe UCF, 6-1, on Saturday afternoon at the FGCU Tennis Complex.
February 17, 2012
The FGCU women's tennis team is set to compete against in-state foe UCF on Saturday at 10 a.m. at the FGCU Tennis Complex.
February 08, 2012
Finishing the weekend with a perfect 2-0 singles record and an unblemished 2-0 doubles mark, FGCU women's tennis senior Jen Evans claim her first career Atlantic Sun Player of the Week award, announced by the league office on Wednesday.
February 05, 2012
The FGCU women's tennis team won the doubles point and won five singles matches en route to a victory over Bethune-Cook, 6-1, on Sunday afternoon at the FGCU Tennis Complex.
February 04, 2012
The FGCU women's tennis team won the doubles point but fell short in singles against FAU, 4-3, on Saturday at the FGCU Tennis Complex.
February 03, 2012
Coming off a successful FGCU Eagle Invitational to open the season, the FGCU women's tennis team is set to compete in the first dual matches of the 2012 spring season this weekend. The Eagles will square off against FAU on Saturday at 11:30 a.m. and continue with a matchup with Bethune-Cookman at 1 p.m. on Sunday, both at the FGCU Tennis Complex.
January 31, 2012
The FGCU women's tennis team recently took time to volunteer at Avalon Elementary last Friday in Naples. This is the third time this year that the women’s tennis team has volunteered in the community.
January 16, 2012
The FGCU women's tennis team earned two doubles victories on the final day of the FGCU Eagle Invitational on Monday afternoon at the FGCU Tennis Complex.
January 15, 2012
The FGCU women's tennis team completed Day Two of the FGCU Eagle Invitational by winning three singles matches and one doubles match on Sunday afternoon at the FGCU Tennis Complex.
January 14, 2012
Led by junior Morgan Bechtel’s singles victory, the FGCU women’s tennis team completed Day One of the FGCU Eagle Invitational at the FGCU Tennis Complex on Saturday.
January 13, 2012
To open the 2012 spring season, the FGCU women’s tennis team is set to host the FGCU Eagle Invitational at the FGCU Tennis Complex this weekend. The eight-team field is set to take the court on Jan. 14-16 with an 8 a.m. start each morning.
October 31, 2011
The FGCU women's tennis team recently took time to assist in building a house for Habitat for Humanity this past weekend at the local Fort Myers location. The Eagles spent the day rehabilitating a home for the community.
October 22, 2011
Senior Jen Evans earned a singles victory as the FGCU women's tennis team completed Day Two at the USTA/ITA Regional in Gainesville, Fla.
October 21, 2011
The FGCU women's tennis team completed Day One at the USTA/ITA Regional in Gainesville, Fla. The Eagles will continue with singles consolation matches tomorrow morning.
October 20, 2011
Senior Jen Evans, junior Morgan Bechtel and sophomore Gyanna Mandic will represent the FGCU women's tennis team this weekend at the USTA/ITA Regional Championships hosted by the University of Florida. This year's Southeast Region event will take place from Oct. 21-24 in Gainesville, Fla.
October 15, 2011
Lead by victories in singles and doubles, the FGCU women's tennis team finished Day Two at the Panthers Invitational in Miami on Saturday afternoon.
October 14, 2011
The FGCU women's tennis team finished Day One at the Panthers Invitational in Miami on Friday afternoon. Junior Morgan Bechtel partnering with sophomore Bettina Botha in doubles fell 8-2 to North Florida’s Danielle Day and Melanie Aquirre.
October 13, 2011
The FGCU women’s tennis team heads to Miami for the 2011 Panther Invitational hosted by FIU this weekend. The competition gets underway on Friday morning and concludes on Sunday afternoon.
September 28, 2011
The FGCU women's tennis team recently took time to volunteer at "IMPACT For Kids" at the local Fort Myers location. The Eagles spent the day moving two tons of mulch onto the playground taking over three hours to complete.
September 25, 2011
The FGCU women’s tennis team completed the final day at the UNLV Invitational at the Fertitta Tennis Complex on Sunday. FGCU picked up two singles wins and a doubles victory on the final day of the UNLV Invite.
September 24, 2011
The FGCU women’s tennis team completed Day Two at the UNLV Invitational at the Fertitta Tennis Complex on Saturday. Junior Morgan Bechtel and sophomore Bettina Botha earned a doubles victory.
September 23, 2011
The FGCU women’s tennis team finished Day One amid 100-degree autumn desert heat at the UNLV Invitational at the Fertitta Tennis Complex on Friday.
September 21, 2011
The FGCU women’s tennis team begins its fall season at the UNLV Fall Invitational in Las Vegas this weekend. The competition gets underway on Friday morning and concludes on Sunday afternoon.
August 22, 2011
Walk-on tryouts for anyone interested in joining the FGCU women’s tennis team for the upcoming season will be held on Friday, September 2, at 7:30 a.m. at the FGCU Tennis Complex.
July 12, 2011
Entering her fourth season at the helm of the FGCU women's tennis program, head coach Jennifer Gabou has been reselected as the Chair of the NCAA Women's Tennis Southeast Region Committee for the 2011-12 season.
July 05, 2011
The FGCU women's tennis team bolstered its lineup on Tuesday with the addition of a pair of in-state student-athletes, as fourth-year head coach Jennifer Gabou announced that Laura Lipman (Captiva Island, Fla.) and Sarah Means (Wesley Chapel, Fla./Wiregrass Ranch HS) will join the program in 2011-12.
April 02, 2011
In the final match of the 2011 spring season, the FGCU women's tennis team fell to UNF, 6-1, on Saturday in Jacksonville, Fla. Competing in her final match as an Eagle, senior Iris Rendon closed her career with a No. 1 doubles victory and followed with a victory in the No. 2 singles position.
April 01, 2011
Returning to Atlantic Sun Conference action in Jacksonville, Fla., the FGCU women's tennis team fell to Jacksonville, 5-2, on Friday. Freshman Bettina Botha and sophomore Bibiana Almeida each recorded singles wins in the dual contest.
March 31, 2011
In the final matches of the 2011 spring campaign, the FGCU women's tennis team will head to Jacksonville, Fla. for a pair of dual meetings with Jacksonville and UNF over the weekend. The Eagles take on the Dolphins on Friday at 2 p.m. and follow with the Ospreys on Saturday at 10 a.m.
March 30, 2011
In the final non-conference dual match of the season, the FGCU women's tennis team fell to No. 62 FIU, 6-1, in Miami, Fla. on Wednesday afternoon. Junior Jen Evans tallied the lone score for the Eagles in the day's singles action.
March 25, 2011
Returning to Atlantic Sun conference action, the FGCU women's tennis fell to ETSU, 7-0, on Friday afternoon in Johnson City, Tenn.
March 24, 2011
The FGCU men's and women's tennis teams will return to Atlantic Sun Conference action as they head to Johnson City, Tenn. for dual matches with ETSU on Friday. The men will take the court beginning at 1 p.m. with the women following at 2:30 p.m.
March 21, 2011
On senior day at the FGCU Tennis Complex, the FGCU women's team extended its winning streak to five matches with a 4-3 victory over UMBC on Monday afternoon. FGCU's lone senior, Iris Rendon, picked up a pair of wins in her singles and doubles contests.
March 19, 2011
With a 6-1 handling of Lipscomb on Saturday afternoon at the FGCU Tennis Complex, the FGCU women's tennis team extended its winning streak to four matches. After sweeping the opening doubles point, the Eagles went on to take five of the six singles contests on the afternoon.
March 17, 2011
Pushing its winning streak to three matches, the FGCU women's tennis team defeated Belmont in a 7-0 rout on Thursday afternoon at the FGCU Tennis Complex. The Eagles swept the three doubles matches to take the opening point, and went on to take all six singles contests in the Atlantic Sun dual meeting.
March 16, 2011
Looking to continue their winning ways, the FGCU women's tennis team is set to host a pair of Atlantic Sun Conference matches at the FGCU Tennis Complex. The Eagles square off with Belmont on Thursday beginning at 3 p.m. and continues with Lipscomb on Saturday at 11 a.m.
March 14, 2011
In a gutsy effort, the FGCU women's tennis team pulled out a 4-3 victory over George Washington on Monday afternoon at the FGCU Tennis Complex. The dual came down to the No. 6 singles match, as freshman Gyanna Mandic secured the Eagles' victory with a three-set win.
March 12, 2011
In Atlantic Sun Conference action, the FGCU women's tennis team earned a 4-3 victory over Mercer on Saturday in Macon, Ga. The Eagles swept the opening doubles point and earned victories from senior Iris Rendon, junior Jen Evans and freshman Gyanna Mandic in singles action.
March 11, 2011
In a Atlantic Sun Conference dual meeting in Kennesaw, Ga., the FGCU women's tennis team fell to Kennesaw State, 5-2. The Eagles' scoring came from singles victories by sophomore Morgan Bechtel and junior Jen Evans.
March 10, 2011
The FGCU women's tennis will return to Atlantic Sun Conference action with a pair of road contests over the weekend. The Eagles head to Kennesaw State on Friday at 11 a.m. and follow with a dual match at Mercer on Saturday beginning at 2 p.m.
March 09, 2011
On a rainy Wednesday afternoon in Statesboro, Ga., the FGCU women's tennis team fell in a dual meeting with Georgia Southern, 5-1. Freshman Bettina Botha tallied the Eagles' lone score in the contest.
March 08, 2011
On Monday afternoon at the FGCU Tennis Complex, the FGCU women's tennis team fell, 5-2, in a dual meeting with visiting Toledo. Sophomore Morgan Bechtel and freshman Bettina Botha each contributed to the Eagles scoring on the afternoon.
March 05, 2011
A 6-1 victory over visiting USC Upstate on Saturday at the FGCU Tennis Complex landed the FGCU women's tennis team its first Atlantic Sun Conference win of the spring season. The Eagles took all three doubles contests to win the opening point and went on to take five of the six singles matches behind straight-set wins from freshman Bettina Botha and junior Jen Evans.
March 03, 2011
In its second Atlantic Sun Conference match of the season, the FGCU women's tennis team fell to Campbell, 6-1, on Thursday at the FGCU Tennis Complex. Sophomore Morgan Bechtel picked up a victory in the No. 4 singles position.
March 02, 2011
The FGCU women's tennis team looks to continue its Atlantic Sun Conference slate by competing against a pair of league opponents at the FGCU Tennis Complex. The Eagles will matchup against Campbell on Thursday and return for a meeting with USC Upstate on Saturday, at 4 p.m. and 10 a.m., respectively.
February 26, 2011
Opening the Atlantic Sun Conference portion of the spring schedule, the FGCU women's tennis team fell to Stetson, 6-1, on Saturday afternoon in DeLand, Fla. Sophomore Morgan Bechtel picked up the lone singles victory for the Eagles.
February 25, 2011
The FGCU women's tennis team will put their unblemished record on the line this weekend when they travel to DeLand, Fla. to take on Stetson in the Atlantic Sun Conference opener. The Eagles hold a 3-0 mark while the Hatters have a 5-0 record heading into the Saturday contest beginning at 2 p.m.
February 21, 2011
The FGCU women's tennis team continued their season opening winning streak on Sunday when they welcomed FAMU to the FGCU Tennis Complex. After taking the doubles point, the Eagles went on to a 6-1 victory over the Rattlers.
February 19, 2011
Following a pair of victories to open the 2011 championship season, the FGCU women's tennis team will return to the courts on Sunday for a dual meeting with the visiting FAMU Rattlers at the FGCU Tennis Complex at 10 a.m.
February 13, 2011
Blanking Bethune-Cookman, 7-0, at the FGCU Tennis Complex on Sunday, the FGCU women's tennis team improved its record to 2-0 on the young 2011 championship season. The Eagles swept the three matches to take the opening doubles point and went on to claim all six of the singles competitions in the home opener.
February 12, 2011
After taking the doubles point to start off the afternoon, the FGCU women's tennis followed with four singles wins en route to a 5-2 victory over FAU on Saturday afternoon at Patch Reef Park in Boca Raton. Sophomores Melissa Narzissenfeld and Morgan Bechtel, as well as, freshmen Bettina Botha and Gyanna Mandic all picked up singles wins.
February 11, 2011
Coming off a successful FGCU-Hilton Garden Inn Invitational to open the season, the FGCU women's tennis team is set to compete in the first dual matches of the spring, beginning with a trip to Boca Raton, Fla. to square off against FAU on Saturday at 2:00 p.m.
January 20, 2011
Coming off a successful FGCU-Hilton Garden Inn Invitational at the FGCU Tennis Complex over the weekend, the FGCU women's tennis team was picked to finish fourth in the Atlantic Sun Conference preseason standings, as voted on by league coaches and announced by the conference office on Thursday.
January 17, 2011
On a rain soaked afternoon at the FGCU Tennis Complex, the FGCU women's tennis team competed in the final day of the FGCU-Hilton Garden Inn Invitational. Although many of the matches were cancelled due to the weather, the Eagles were still able to earn a pair of doubles victories and a singles win from sophomore Bibiana Almeida.
January 16, 2011
With day two in the books at the FGCU-Hilton Garden Inn Invitational, the FGCU women's tennis team continued their success by picking up another pair of singles wins at the FGCU Tennis Complex on Sunday. Sophomores Morgan Bechtel and Bibiana Almeida were each victorious over their competition.
January 15, 2011
A successful first day at the FGCU-Hilton Garden Inn Invitational opened the 2011 spring season for the FGCU women's tennis team on Saturday at the FGCU Tennis Complex. Sophomore Melissa Narzissenfeld and freshmen Gyanna Mandic and Bettina Botha each picked up singles victories on the afternoon.
January 14, 2011
To open the 2011 championship season, the FGCU women's tennis team is set to host the FGCU-Hilton Garden Inn Invitational at the FGCU Tennis Complex this weekend. The 10 programs, including five ranked teams, will take to the court on Jan. 15-17 with an 8 a.m. start each morning.
December 09, 2010
With the 2011 spring season just around the corner, the FGCU women's tennis added some depth to its roster with the signing of Bettina Botha of Cape Town, South Africa.
November 14, 2010
The final day of the Lakewood Ranch Clay Court Classic came to a close on Sunday afternoon in Lakewood Ranch, Fla. With another stellar performance, FGCU senior Iris Rendon won the back draw in her final competition at the three-day event.
November 13, 2010
Competing in day two at the Lakewood Ranch Clay Court Classic, the FGCU women's tennis team had four participants compete in the tournament's back draw. Senior Iris Rendon defeated two Mississippi State competitors in her pair of singles matches on Saturday.
November 12, 2010
On day one at the Lakewood Ranch Clay Court Classic the FGCU women's tennis team competed in six singles matches and a trio of doubles matches. Sophomore Bibiana Almeida came away with a victory in her first singles match of the event on Friday.
November 11, 2010
The FGCU women's tennis team will look to close out the fall portion of the schedule as it heads to Lakewood Ranch, Fla. to participate in the Lakewood Ranch Intercollegiate Clay Court Classic on Nov. 12-14.
October 24, 2010
FGCU women's tennis senior Iris Rendon's run in consolation bracket of the USTA/ITA Southeast Regional Championships came to an end on Sunday in a hard-fought, three-set match in the quarterfinals hosted by the University of Georgia.
October 23, 2010
After a disappointing opening day of the USTA/ITA Southeast Regional Championships hosted by the University of Georgia, the FGCU women's tennis team bounced back in a big way on Saturday during singles action, led by the play of senior Iris Rendon.
October 22, 2010
On day one at the USTA/ITA Regional Championships hosted by the University Georgia in Athens, Ga. at the Dan Magill Tennis Complex, the FGCU women's tennis team began the four-day event with four singles matches and a pair of doubles contests.
October 21, 2010
The FGCU women's tennis team is set to travel to Athens, Ga. for the USTA/ITA Regional Championships hosted by the University of Georgia. This year's Southeast Region event will take place from Oct. 22-25.
October 17, 2010
The FGCU women's tennis team wrapped up the final day of competition at the UNF Fall Invitational on Saturday in Jacksonville, Fla. The Doubles A team of Iris Rendon and Morgan Bechtel held strong and advanced to the championship round.
October 15, 2010
The FGCU women's tennis team's opening day at the UNF Fall Invitational on Friday in Jacksonville, Fla. was highlighted by the doubles play of senior Iris Rendon and sophomore Morgan Bechtel, who earned a big victory over host UNF to kickoff the event.
October 14, 2010
Heading to the River City this weekend, the FGCU women's tennis team will take the road for the UNF Fall Invitational in Jacksonville, Fla. The competition gets underway on Friday morning and concludes on Sunday afternoon.
September 28, 2010
The FGCU women's tennis team took time to volunteer at "IMPACT For Kids" on Friday at the local Fort Myers location. This was the team's third trip to IMPACT and is part of the philanthropic team initiative of doing volunteer work once a month throughout the 2010-2011 season.
September 14, 2010
Entering her third season at the helm of the FGCU women's tennis program, head coach Jennifer Gabou has been named the Chair of the NCAA Women's Tennis Southeast Region Committee for the 2010-11 season.
August 04, 2010
Walk-on tryouts for anyone interested in joining the FGCU women's tennis team for the upcoming season will be held on Friday, August 27th, at 4:30 PM at the FGCU Tennis Complex.
April 14, 2010
After enjoying the most successful season since joining the Atlantic Sun, three FGCU women's tennis players were awarded with postseason accolades. The doubles team of Katharine Evans and Jessica Sweeting earned Second Team All-Atlantic Sun honors, and Morgan Bechtel was named to the Atlantic Sun All-Freshman team.
April 03, 2010
The FGCU women's team concluded the 2010 season with a 6-1 loss at USC Upstate on Saturday morning in Spartanburg, S.C. Morgan Bechtel (Toledo, Ohio) picked up the lone point for the Eagles, winning a three-set match at number six singles. The Eagles finish the season with a 9-9 record, 6-4 in conference play.
April 02, 2010
The FGCU women's tennis team won their fourth consecutive match on Thursday, defeating Campbell 5-2 in Buies Creek, N.C. With the win, the Eagles improve to 9-8 overall, 6-3 in the A-Sun, while Campbell falls to 11-7, 5-3 in the conference.
March 30, 2010
In January, the FGCU women's tennis team mulched the playground at IMPACT in Fort Myers, and promised to return. This past Friday (Mar. 26), the Eagles fulfilled that promise, returning to IMPACT to play. IMPACT is a private, not for profit organization, focused on the advancement of children ages birth to five who are considered at risk due to a variety of delays or conditions that could impair their early childhood development.
March 25, 2010
The FGCU women's tennis team celebrated Senior Day by sweeping Mercer, 7-0, at the FGCU Tennis Complex. With the win, the Eagles even their overall record at 8-8 and improve to 5-3 in A-Sun matches. Over their last three dual matches, the Blue and Green have won 20 out of a possible 21 points, dropping just one singles match.
March 25, 2010
FGCU's Priscillia Villemond gathered her first Atlantic Sun Women's Tennis Player of the Week award, the conference office announced Wednesday. Villemond recorded victories in No. 1 singles and No. 3 doubles and defeated the number one singles player for No. 54 Mississippi State.
March 20, 2010
The FGCU women's tennis team soundly defeated Belmont, 6-1, on Saturday morning in Nashville, Tenn. With the win, the Eagles improve to 7-8 overall and 4-3 in A-Sun play. The seven overall wins are more than FGCU had last season, and the four conference victories are the most that FGCU has had in its three years in the A-Sun.
March 20, 2010
The FGCU women's tennis team made quick work of the Lipscomb Bisons today, winning 7-0 in Nashville, Tenn. With the win the Blue and Green improve to 6-8, 3-3 in the A-Sun. The Eagles won the doubles point and dominated in singles, picking up all six singles points.
March 17, 2010
The FGCU women's tennis team fell to No. 50 Mississippi State University today by a score of 6-1 at the FGCU Tennis Complex. With the loss, the Eagles fall to 5-8 on the season, while the Bulldogs improve to 9-4.
March 15, 2010
The FGCU women's tennis team defeated Morehead State University 6-1 at the FGCU Tennis Courts on Monday afternoon. With the win, the Eagles improve to 5-7 this season, while Morehead State drops to 2-9.
March 13, 2010
The FGCU women's tennis team was defeated by Furman University, 5-2, in a five-hour marathon match at the FGCU Tennis Complex. With the loss, the Eagles fall to 4-7 on the season, while the Paladins improve to 6-5.
March 12, 2010
Due to heavy rains in Fort Myers on Friday, the FGCU women's tennis match against Furman has been rescheduled for Saturday, March 13. The match is now slated for a 9 a.m. start at the FGCU Tennis Complex.
March 11, 2010
The FGCU women's tennis team was defeated by the East Tennessee State Lady Bucs today, 6-1, at the FGCU Tennis Complex. The Eagles lone win came from Priscillia Villemond over Kelly Holtzhausen 6-4, 6-2, on court two. FGCU drops to 4-6, 2-3 in the A-Sun, while ETSU improves to 7-2, 3-0 in conference play.
March 09, 2010
The FGCU men's and women's tennis matches against East Tennessee State that were originally scheduled for Thursday, March 11, have both been moved to Wednesday, March 10. The change was prompted due to anticipated inclement weather in the Fort Myers area on Thursday.
March 08, 2010
The FGCU women's tennis team claimed another A-Sun victory today with a 5-2 win over Kennesaw State. With the win, the Eagles improve to 4-5 overall and 2-2 in the Atlantic Sun. The Owls drop to 6-7, 0-4 in conference.
March 06, 2010
The FGCU women's tennis team scored their first conference victory today by upsetting the Atlantic Sun's fifth pick, Jacksonville University, 5-2. With the win, the Eagles improve to 3-5 overall and 1-2 in the A-Sun.
March 04, 2010
The FGCU women's tennis team fell to 2-5 overall and 0-2 in A-Sun play with a 6-1 loss to North Florida on Thursday at the FGCU Tennis Complex. Morgan Bechtel was the lone singles winner for the Eagles, winning 6-3, 6-4, at No. 6 singles.
March 02, 2010
The FGCU women's tennis team received the “Days of Caring” award from the Board of Directors at the United Way of Lee, Hendry, Glades in Fort Myers last Friday. The award was presented to team representatives Jen Evans & Morgan Bechtel along with head coach Jennifer Gabou by Volunteer Center Manager Kim Berghs.
March 01, 2010
The FGCU women's tennis team fell to Boston College 5-2 on Monday at the FGCU Tennis Complex. With the loss, the Eagles fall to 2-4, while BC improves to 5-5.
February 28, 2010
The FGCU women's tennis match against Boston College that was originally scheduled for Tuesday (Mar. 2) has been moved up to Monday (Mar. 1), with a start time set for 3 p.m. The change was made due to the anticipated inclement weather in the area on Tuesday.
February 28, 2010
In just under three hours Sunday, the FGCU women's tennis team scored a 7-0 victory over the Big East's Providence College today at the FGCU Tennis Complex. The win marks FGCU's second 7-0 victory on the season.
February 27, 2010
The FGCU women's tennis team will take on Providence on Sunday in the second match of a 10-match homestand. The match is set to begin at 1 p.m. at the FGCU Tennis Complex.
February 14, 2010
The FGCU women's tennis team took to the courts Sunday in the Atlantic Sun's first women's tennis match of the season facing preseason conference favorite Stetson University. The Eagles came up just short, falling 4-3 to the Hatters.
February 12, 2010
For the second consecutive match, mother nature prevented the FGCU women's tennis team from playing. The Eagles match against Florida A&M that was scheduled to be played in Gainesville today was postponed due to heavy rains. A makeup date has not yet been determined.
February 10, 2010
The FGCU women's tennis team will open conference play this Sunday (Feb. 14) when they host Stetson at 1 p.m. at the FGCU Tennis Complex. Before that, the Eagles will travel to Gainesville for a match with Florida A&M on Friday (Feb. 12) at 1:30 p.m.
February 05, 2010
The FGCU women's tennis match against Florida Atlantic was rained out on Friday afternoon. After the Owls won the doubles point, the skies opened up and forced the match to be postponed. The two teams will try to make up the match later this season, but a date and time have yet to be determined.
February 03, 2010
The FGCU women's tennis team will look to even its record when they host Florida Atlantic on Friday afternoon at the FGCU Tennis Complex. The dual match is set to begin at 2:30 p.m.
February 01, 2010
On Saturday, January 24th, the FGCU women's tennis team spent three hours spreading over half a ton of mulch at IMPACT, a special needs school in Fort Myers. This is the latest in a series of acts of community service for the team, which has become a monthly tradition ever since Jennifer Gabou took over as head coach in July 2008.
January 27, 2010
FGCU's Jessica Sweeting finished the week with a perfect 3-0 singles record and a 2-1 doubles mark. For her performance, Sweeting claimed the first Player of the Week award of her career, the conference office announced on Wednesday.
January 24, 2010
The FGCU women's tennis team picked up their first win of the season Sunday afternoon, sweeping Bethune-Cookman 7-0 in Daytona Beach. All six singles matches were straight-set victories for the Blue and Green. With the win, the Eagles improve to 1-2 on the season.
January 23, 2010
Jessica Sweeting and Priscillia Villemond won their singles matches for the second straight day, but it wasn't enough as the FGCU women's tennis team lost to UCF 5-2 in Orlando on Saturday afternoon. The Eagles will travel to Daytona Beach tomorrow for a dual match at Bethune-Cookman.
January 22, 2010
The FGCU women's tennis team dropped its season opening match against Troy University today at the FGCU Tennis Complex, 4-3. The Eagles will turn around and travel to Central Florida tomorrow and Bethune-Cookman on Sunday.
January 20, 2010
The FGCU women's tennis team will open up the 2010 dual match season with three matches this weekend, beginning with the home opener against Troy University on Friday. The Eagles will then hit the road for matches with Central Florida (Saturday) and Bethune-Cookman (Sunday).
January 18, 2010
The FGCU women's tennis team picked up a couple impressive victories on Monday, as sophomore Katharine Evans won the Flight 6 consolation bracket and freshman Morgan Bechtel took third place in Flight 7 in the final day of the Hilton Garden Inn Eagle Invite at the FGCU Tennis Complex.
January 17, 2010
After waiting through a two-hour rain delay this morning, the FGCU women's tennis team picked up some key victories in the second day of the Hilton Garden Inn Eagle Invite. The Eagles will have a doubles team and a singles player competing in consolation finals tomorrow.
January 16, 2010
It was a standout day for the FGCU women's tennis team as they took to the courts on the first day of the Hilton Garden Inn Eagle Invite on Saturday. Three Eagle freshmen each advanced to the semifinals of their respective flights by defeating players from the University of Missouri.
January 15, 2010
The FGCU women's tennis team opens the 2010 spring season on Saturday when they host day one of the Hilton Garden Inn Eagle Invite at the FGCU Tennis Complex. The tournament features nine Division I schools from around the nation, including a pair of nationally-ranked schools and a handful of nationally-ranked singles players.
January 13, 2010
The FGCU women's tennis team was selected to finish eighth in the Atlantic Sun preseason coaches' poll, the conference announced on Wednesday. Stetson earned top billing, edging out ETSU, the defending A-Sun champions, and UNF.
December 01, 2009
Last month the FGCU women's tennis team went to the Children's Hospital of Southwest Florida located at Lee Memorial Health Park and called Bingo for the resident children from 6:30-8:30 pm. This is the latest in a series of acts of community service for the team, which has become a monthly tradition ever since Jennifer Gabou took over as head coach in July 2008.
November 23, 2009
FGCU women's tennis head coach Jennifer Gabou announced that Gyanna Mandic has signed a National Letter of Intent to attend Florida Gulf Coast University next fall and play for the 2010-11 Eagle tennis team. Hailing from Canada, Mandic is a senior at Edison High School in Bradenton, Florida, and is ranked in the top 100 in the United States.
October 25, 2009
Priscillia Villemond, the last remaining Eagle at the 2009 Wilson/ITA Southeast Regional Championships, was knocked out of the consolation draw in a quarterfinal match on Sunday.
October 24, 2009
Priscillia Villemond won a pair of matches Saturday, advancing to the quarterfinals in the consolation draw at the 2009 Wilson/ITA Southeast Championships, being held at Georgia Tech in Atlanta, Georgia. Farah Leclercq fell in the first round of the consolation draw.
October 23, 2009
Priscillia Villemond and Farah Leclercq were both knocked out of the main draw of the 2009 Wilson/ITA Southeast Regional Championship. Both will now move on to the consolation draw, which begins play tomorrow. In doubles, the FGCU duo was ousted by a team from A-Sun rival Stetson in the first round.
October 23, 2009
The 2009 ITA Southeast Regional Tournaments get underway today, and four FGCU athletes will be participating. Thibaud Aime and Matthew Rock will be in Athens, Georgia, for the men's tournament, and Priscillia Villemond and Farah Leclercq will be in Atlanta, Georgia for the women's tournament.
October 19, 2009
This past weekend the FGCU women's tennis team took advantage of a weekend without any competition on the tennis courts and spent a few hours on Saturday helping out at Special Equestrians in Fort Myers. Special Equestrians, Inc. is a horseback riding program which provides therapeutic riding to mentally and physically challenged children and adults.
October 14, 2009
The FGCU women's tennis team wrapped up play in the UNF Hampton Inn 9A & Baymeadows Fall Tennis Invitational tournament on Sunday. Farah Leclercq reached the semifinals of her back draw and the doubles pair of Villemond and Leclercq advanced to the round of 16 in their draw.
October 08, 2009
The Florida Gulf Coast University men's and women's tennis teams will be traveling to Jacksonville this weekend to participate in the UNF Hampton Inn 9A & Baymeadows Fall Tennis Invitational tournament. The tournament will feature approximately 30 teams from around the nation and will be held from Friday, Oct. 9-Sunday, Oct. 11.
October 03, 2009
The ITA has announced the participants for the 2009 ITA Regional tournaments, and two FGCU Eagles have been selected to play in the ITA Southeast Regional tournament. Senior Priscillia Villemond was selected for the main draw while freshman Farah Leclercq will compete in the qualifying tournament.
September 29, 2009
After a competitive weekend of play, freshmen Morgan Bechtel took home the Group F Title at the FGCU Fall Classic. The freshmen had notable wins over Stetson Senior Katherine Nowicki 6-3, 6-3 as well as Armstrong's Alisa Kagukina 6-2, 6-0.
September 24, 2009
The Florida Gulf Coast University women's tennis team will open the fall portion of the 2009-10 season this weekend when they host the FGCU Fall Classic. The tournament begins on Friday, September 25th, and Sunday, September 27th.
September 23, 2009
The FGCU women's tennis team continued their involvement in serving the local commuity, spending some time on Saturday at the Community Cooperative Ministries Incorporated Soup Kitchen on Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard in Fort Myers.
September 22, 2009
The Eagles women's tennis team completed the second annual Eagle SOAR on Saturday, September 12th. The Eagle SOAR is a super-sprint triathlon consisting of a 6.25 mile bike, 1.5 mile run, and 0.25 mile swim. The theme of this event was “8 Miles of Heart.”
August 26, 2009
The Florida Gulf Coast University women's tennis team will hold open tryouts to fill roster spots for the upcoming 2009 season. The tryouts will be held on September 9th at 2:30 p.m. at the FGCU Tennis Complex.
August 03, 2009
Florida Gulf Coast University women's tennis coach Jennifer Gabou has announced her team's 2009-10 schedule.
July 15, 2009
Morgan Bechtel and Iris Rendon will be the newest members of the FGCU women's tennis program, head coach Jennifer Gabou announced.
May 07, 2009
The FGCU tennis program has announced plans for four summer Junior Tennis Classics for boys and girls of all ages and skill levels. FGCU women's tennis head coach Jennifer Gabou will host the events.
April 15, 2009
FGCU women's tennis player Eva Sambrano was featured as part of a USA TODAY article entitled "Millennials Make a Difference," as a result of her extensive community service.
April 15, 2009
Priscillia Villemond (No. 1) and Eva Sambrano (No. 2) each named to Atlantic Sun All-Conference Second Team at their respective positions
April 08, 2009
Priscillia Villemond and Eva Sambrano each won their singles matches; the Eagles finish the season 3-7 in conference play and a 6-16 overall record
March 26, 2009
The Lady Eagle tennis team took to the courts a day early in Macon, Georgia, to compete against the Mercer Bears in a thrilling match where the Eagles landed on top 4-3.
March 21, 2009
Eagles improve to 2-3 in conference with the win over the Bruins. FGCU hits the road for a pair of A-Sun matches next weekend, at Mercer on Friday and at Kennesaw State on Saturday.
March 17, 2009
The Eagles picked up a pair of wins on Tuesday, knocking off Colgate 4-0 and NJIT 6-0. The women's tennis team returns to action Thursday afternoon to face conference foe Lipscomb at the FGCU Tennis Complex at 2:30 PM.
March 03, 2009
Priscillia Villemond and Leah Johnson each picked up wins in singles play; FGCU will be back in action this weekend with matches at Jacksonville and North Florida
February 25, 2009
Priscillia Villemond and Brittany Wadsworth each picked up wins in singles competition. The Eagles next match is March 3rd at noon against Duquesne at the FGCU Tennis Complex.
February 23, 2009
Eagles pick up first win of the season with a 5-2 victory over Bethune-Cookman on Monday at the FGCU Tennis Complex. Next up for FGCU is another home match on Wednesday at 2:00 PM against Eastern Michigan.
February 21, 2009
Eva Sambrano and Heather St. John victorious for the Eagles; next match scheduled for Monday at home at 10:00 AM against Bethune-Cookman
February 15, 2009
Priscillia Villemond was the lone winner for FGCU, defeating Elvira Serrot, 7-5, 6-1. The Eagles will play their first home match of the season on Saturday at 10:00 AM against Northwestern State.
February 14, 2009
Eagles fall to 0-3 on the season. FGCU travels to Orlando tomorrow to take on UCF at 1:00 PM.
February 11, 2009
As part of a continuing effort to serve the community, the FGCU women's tennis team spent a few hours on Saturday working as painters at the Joseph Messina Children's Center
January 31, 2009
Priscillia Villemond and Heather St. John each picked up wins in singles for the Eagles
January 23, 2009
The Eagles were overmatched by the nationally ranked Hurricanes in the 2008-09 season opener for both schools
January 20, 2009
Villemond defeated Stetson's Valentina Galbarini on Saturday in a hard fought 3-set, 3+ hour match, 6-4, 1-6, 7-5
January 13, 2009
Coach Gabou's tennis team continues to serve the community, spending four hours serving at the CCMI Soup Kitchen in downtown Fort Myers on Saturday
January 07, 2009
The FGCU Men's and Women's Tennis team's were picked to finish eighth in the Atlantic Sun by the league's head coaches the A-Sun office announced on Wednesday.
November 26, 2008
Marissa Grammar will begin playing this spring, two others sign on for 2009-10 season
November 18, 2008
Eagles remain active in serving the community, playing games and spending quality time with older adults in Fort Myers
November 11, 2008
The team spent four hours last Friday working at CCMI soup kitchen, and will be spending four hours this Friday working at Senior Friendship Center
October 26, 2008
Both Eagles picked up first round wins before falling in the round of 32
October 13, 2008
Eva Sambrano and Leah Johnson each advanced to the quarterfinals of their respective singles draws, while Sambrano & Pfeiffer advanced to the quarterfinals of their doubles draw
September 27, 2008
Eagles open the fall season at Varner Invitational October 10; spring season opens January 17 hosting Johan Kriek Classic
September 12, 2008
Team Green defeats Team Blue in the first annual inter-squad cross training competition, an 8-mile super-sprint triathlon
July 16, 2008
Priscilla Villemond, Eva Sambrano and Heather St. John will join the women's tennis team at FGCU next year.
July 16, 2008
FGCU Head Women's Tennis Coach Jennifer Gabou (Magley) has announced the signing of three athletes for the upcoming 2008-09 season. Priscillia Villemond, Eva Sambrano and Heather St. John have all decided to continue their career at FGCU.
March 18, 2008
Eagles fall 4-3 to Iowa State. FGCU will be back in action again on Friday as they travel to face A-Sun rival East Tennessee State.
March 17, 2008
The team fell to Coastal Carolina 4-1 but rebounded to knock off Drake 6-1. The Eagles host Iowa State tomorrow.
March 14, 2008
Temple won a rain shortened match 4-0 at the FGCU Tennis Complex on Friday afternoon.
March 09, 2008
FGCU fell 5-2 to Atlantic Sun rival UNF on Sunday afternoon.
March 08, 2008
The FGCU tennis matches that were scheduled for Saturday have been moved to 12:00 pm on Sunday.
March 03, 2008
Eagles move to 3-5 and host Toledo tomorrow at 2:00 pm.
March 02, 2008
The FGCU women's tennis team swept Villanova 7-0 for their second win of the season.
March 01, 2008
The FGCU Women's Team dropped a conference match to Gardner-Webb Saturday morning 5-2.
February 28, 2008
Campbell handed FGCU a 5-2 loss in A-Sun play on Thursday afternoon.
February 14, 2008
Florida Gulf Coast University Athletics Director Carl McAloose announced today that Terry Jo Myers and Jennifer Magley will join the athletics staff on July 1, 2008. Myers has been named Director of Golf Operations/Head Men's and Women's Coach, while Magley will be the Head Women's Tennis Coach and Assistant Academic Advisor for the Eagles.
February 09, 2008
The FGCU women's tennis team fell to 1-3 after dropping their Atlantic Sun opener to the Hatters of Stetson University. Stetson improves to 1-3 and 1-0 in the A-Sun.
February 03, 2008
The FGCU women's tennis team fell to UCF on Sunday morning. The Eagles will be back in action again next Saturday when they host conference rival Stetson.
February 02, 2008
The FGCU women's tennis team evened their record at 1-1 with a 5-2 win at Bethune-Cookman on Saturday afternoon.
January 12, 2008
FGCU falls to #28 USF in season opener
September 22, 2007
Results from day two of C.L. Varner Memorial Invitaional hosted by Rollins
September 21, 2007
Results from Day One of the C.L. Varner Memorial Invitational
April 14, 2007
Eagles have two matches remaining
April 07, 2007
#14 FGCU falls to #15 Rollins
April 06, 2007
FGCU falls 5-1 to the Mocs
March 08, 2007
All of FGCU's losses have come at the hand of Division I foes
March 06, 2007
Rockets hand FGCU a 7-2 loss
February 25, 2007
Eagles win fourth straight
February 24, 2007
Eagles move to 3-1 with 8-1 win over PBA
February 11, 2007
Eagles drop St. Leo 8-1
February 10, 2007
The Eagles won their first match of the year with a 9-0 victory
February 04, 2007
The Eagles fell 6-1 to future conference rival
June 21, 2006
Horton becomes Head Coach of women's tennis after serving this past year in an interim capacity
May 06, 2006
Lynn wins 10th straight region title with 5-0 win over FGCU
May 05, 2006
#13 FGCU Comes From Behind to Knock Out #15 Nova Southeastern in Southeast Region Semifinal
April 27, 2006
FGCU draws Nova Southeastern University in round one
April 20, 2006
Eagles (12-5) await NCAA selctions next week
April 09, 2006
Barry upsets FGCU's three-match winning streak
April 07, 2006
Red-hot Eagles close out regular season on Sunday at No. 4 Barry
April 06, 2006
No. 21 Eagles (11-4) win for sixth time in seven outings
March 28, 2006
FGCU Women's Tennis gets sixth shutout
March 25, 2006
FGCU womens Tennis improves to 9-4
March 21, 2006
No. 28 Eagles improve their record to 9-3
March 19, 2006
No. 28 Eagles win third straight
March 18, 2006
No. 28 Eagles pull upset to improve to 7-3
March 15, 2006
The Eagles squeezed by George Washington University to improve to 6-3
March 14, 2006
No. 8 Tritons too much for the Eagles women's tennis team
March 09, 2006
Braneicka/Hileman and Polulak/Maggiorini are both victorious in #1 and #2 doubles action
March 07, 2006
Eagles Improve to 5-1 in dual match play
March 06, 2006
No. 22 Eagles Roll to 8-1 Win
March 05, 2006
Eagles now 3-1 on season
February 26, 2006
No. 22 Eagles (2-1) win 9-0
February 23, 2006
FGCU drops to 1-1 on season after 9-0 loss
February 19, 2006
No. 22 Women's Tennis Team defeated PBA 9-0 in season opener
February 11, 2006
Eagles season opener rained out for second straight weekend
February 06, 2006
FGCU Women's Tennis Too Much for Saint Leo
February 04, 2006
No. 21 Eagles Face Challenging 2006 Schedule
December 06, 2005
#22 Eagles Open Season February 4
December 01, 2005
Braniecka earns national singles ranking
October 10, 2005
Tournament features Division II, Division III, NAIA and Junior College championships for singles and doubles
September 25, 2005
Eagles Maria Maggiorini and Krista Polulak fall in doubles quarterfinals
September 24, 2005
FGCU doubles team of Maria Maggiorini and Krista Polulak play in quarterfinals
September 23, 2005
Maggiorini and Braniecka fall in Round of 16. Two doubles teams play in Saturday's Round of 16.
September 22, 2005
Two doubles teams and two singles players advance
September 21, 2005
FGCU Women's Tennis to host ITA Regional Championships
September 10, 2005
Texas Tech Dominates Day Two of Women's One-on-One Doubles Tournament
September 09, 2005
Maria Braniecka and Maria Maggiorini advanced to the quarterfinals of the singles competition at the Florida Collegiate Tennis One-on-One Doubles championships
September 06, 2005
FGCU Women to Host Florida Collegiate One-on-One Doubles Tournament
July 26, 2005
For the third straight year, the Florida Gulf Coast University women's tennis team has been named an All-Academic Team by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA). In addition, eight team members were each named ITA Scholar-Athletes.
June 30, 2005
Drilling announces retirement. Horton to coach team on interim basis.
April 11, 2005
The University of South Florida captured four straight singles matches to take a 5-2 win over Florida Gulf Coast University at the USF Varsity Tennis Courts on Monday afternoon
April 10, 2005
Nova Southeastern University took five of the six singles matches to pull out a 6-3 win Sunday over Florida Gulf Coast University in women's tennis action at the FGCU Tennis Complex
April 09, 2005
Florida Gulf Coast University was defeated 8-1 Saturday in women's tennis by No. 5 Barry University at the FGCU Tennis Complex
April 03, 2005
The Florida Gulf Coast University women's tennis team swept three doubles matches Sunday morning and went on to post an 8-1 win over Florida Tech at the FGCU Tennis Complex
March 31, 2005
The 15th ranked Northwood (Mich.) University women's tennis team improved to 15-0 with an 8-1 win over Florida Gulf Coast University on Thursday afternoon
March 28, 2005
Rollins won their fifth straight and halted Florida Gulf Coast's six game streak with a 9-0 non-conference victory on Monday night. The seventh ranked Tars improve to 10-3 on the season while the 33rd ranked Eagles fall to 11-7.
March 24, 2005
The Florida Gulf Coast University women's tennis team has won four straight and nine of its last 10 matches after beating the University of Puerto Rico won its fourth straight and nine recorded its fifth shutout off the season
March 20, 2005
The Florida Gulf Coast University women's tennis team recorded its fifth shutout off the season with a 9-0 blanking of Franklin Pierce College at the FGCU Tennis Complex Sunday afternoon
March 19, 2005
The Florida Gulf Coast University women's tennis team knocked off its second straight top-25 opponent with a 5-4 win over No. 19 Nova Southeastern University Saturday afternoon at the FGCU Tennis Complex
March 18, 2005
The second-ranked Armstrong Atlantic State University Lady Pirates cruised 9-0 over the Florida Gulf Coast University Eagles at the FGCU Tennis Complex
March 18, 2005
The Florida Gulf Coast University women's tennis team stunned the 24th ranked University of Indianapolis 9-0 at the FGCU Tennis Complex Friday afternoon
March 15, 2005
Florida Gulf Coast University won five singles matches and two doubles matches to beat Southern Nazarene 7-2 in women's college tennis play at the FGCU Tennis Complex on Tuesday afternoon
March 12, 2005
Freshman Maria Maggiorini improved her dual match record to 5-0 to help lead the Florida Gulf Coast University women' tennis team to a 7-2 win over Northwood University of Florida at the FGCU Tennis Complex Saturday afternoon
March 10, 2005
The Florida Gulf Coast University women' tennis team blanked Palm Beach Atlantic University 9-0 Thursday afternoon at the FGCU Tennis Complex for its third straight win
March 06, 2005
The Florida Gulf Coast University women's tennis team picked up its second straight victory with an 8-1 win over Saint Leo on Sunday afternoon at the FGCU Tennis Complex
March 04, 2005
The Florida Gulf Coast University women's tennis team blanked Lewis University 9-0 Friday afternoon at the FGCU Tennis Complex
March 03, 2005
The Seton Hall women's tennis team defeated Florida Gulf Coast University 8-1 on Thursday afternoon at the FGCU Tennis Complex
February 22, 2005
Florida Southern took four of the six singles matches and two of the three doubles matches Tuesday afternoon to defeat Florida Gulf Coast University, 6-3, in Lakeland
February 17, 2005
Eckerd College won two of the three doubles matches and three straight singles matches to nip Florida Gulf Coast University 5-4 in women's tennis play at the FGCU Tennis Complex Thursday afternoon
February 12, 2005
Florida Gulf Coast University's women tennis team picked up their second win of the season with a 9-0 whitewash of the University of Tampa on Saturday afternoon
February 08, 2005
Embry-Riddle University won five singles matches and two doubles matches Tuesday afternoon to defeat Florida Gulf Coast University 7-2 in women's tennis action
February 05, 2005
Third-ranked Lynn University downed Florida Gulf Coast University 7-2 in women's tennis Saturday afternoon in the season opening match for both teams
February 03, 2005
The Florida Gulf Coast University women's tennis season opens this weekend with a dual match Saturday afternoon at Lynn University and on Sunday at noon at Saint Leo
February 01, 2005
FGCU coaches and players to provide free clinics for local community beginning February 5
September 25, 2004
With Hurricane Jeanne approaching the Florida peninsula, the Wilson/ITA Women's Tennis Southeast Region tournament at Florida Gulf Coast University was postponed after eight matches were played Saturday morning
September 22, 2004
Florida Gulf Coast University, in partnership with the Lee County Sports Authority, will be hosting the Wilson/ITA Southeast Regional Women's Tennis Championships beginning on Friday, September 24 and continuing through Sunday, September 26
March 08, 2004
ITA Scholar-Athlete status is given to a team that has a cumulative grade point average of a 3.5 or better on a 4.0 scale
August 08, 2003
Nine Florida Gulf Coast University tennis players received Intercollegiate Tennis Association Scholar-Athlete awards for 2002-03