Eagles Set to Welcome FAMU in Women's Tennis Dual
Saturday, February 19, 2011

FORT MYERS, Fla. – 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.

Predicted to finish fourth in the Atlantic Sun, the Blue and Green will have six student-athletes competing in the afternoon contest against the Rattlers. The Eagles picked up two wins to open the spring, as they turned away FAU (Feb. 12), 5-2, and went on to defeat Bethune-Cookman (Feb. 13), 7-0, in their home opener.

FAMU heads into its Saturday match against FAU holding a 1-4 record, with their only victory coming in a 6-1 defeat of Mercer.

Results from the weekend competition will be available at www.FGCUAthletics.com at the conclusion of each day.