2008-09 Women's Tennis News
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
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.