April 30, 2014

Lions Drop to No. 16 in Latest ITA Men’s Division II National Rankings

Saint Leo Falls 12 Positions, Sits Behind Three SSC Teams

MEN'S NATIONAL RANKINGS

MEN'S REGIONAL RANKINGS

SAINT LEO, Fla. – The Saint Leo men's tennis team has checked in at No. 16 on the latest ITA Division II Men's National Rankings, it was announced Wednesday.  The Lions fall 12 spots from the previous fourth-place ranking, but sit behind only three Sunshine State Conference schools on the latest poll.

Owning a record of 18-5, and 3-3 in SSC action, the Lions closed out their Spring campaign defeating Florida Southern, 5-1 in the Sunshine State Conference Quarterfinals before being bounced out by top-seeded Barry in the semifinals.

Barry leads the SSC schools on the latest national poll, falling one position and coming in at No. 3, while Lynn advances one slot and earns a seventh-place nod on this week's poll.  Rollins rounds out the three schools ahead of the Lions, jumping five positions and coming in at No. 15 just in front of Saint Leo.

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