2013 Women's Tennis News

May 30, 2013
Saint Leo Ranked Eighth in Final ITA National Poll
Lions Finish in Top-10 for First Time in History

May 17, 2013
Benkirane Named to 2012-13 Capital One All-District First Team
Saint Leo Sophomore Now Eligible for National Academic Award

May 8, 2013
Women’s Tennis Maintains Seventh Spot in ITA Rankings
Lions Conclude Season in Top-10

April 30, 2013
No. 7 Women’s Tennis Season Ends with Region Finals Loss to No. 9 West Florida
Saint Leo Ends 2013 Season 18-6 Overall

April 29, 2013
No. 7 Saint Leo Downs No. 26 Florida Southern: Lions to Play for South Region Championship on Tuesday
Saint Leo Claims 5-3 Win over SSC Rivals

April 28, 2013
NCAA Women's Tennis Central
Brackets, Information, and More

April 26, 2013
Daszkiewicz and Benkirane Earn All-Conference Honors for Seventh-Ranked Lions
Lions Prepare to Host NCAA South Region Tournament

April 23, 2013
No. 7 Lions Return to Postseason: Saint Leo to Host NCAA South Region Tournament
Lions Welcome West Florida, Valdosta State and Florida Southern to Saint Leo Tennis Center

April 20, 2013
Seventh-ranked Lions Fall to No. 2 Barry in SSC Championship Game
Lions Await Postseason Bid after 5-1 Setback in Title Game

April 19, 2013
No. 2 Saint Leo Advances to SSC Championship Match after 5-3 Win over No. 3 Lynn
Lions to Play for SSC Title Tomorrow against No. 1 Barry

April 18, 2013
Seventh-ranked Women’s Tennis Advances to SSC Tournament Semifinals
Lions Defeat Florida Tech, 5-1 in Quarterfinals

April 18, 2013
2013 SSC Tennis Championships Kick off Today
Lions Face Florida Tech on Both Sides

April 12, 2013
No. 7 Saint Leo Blanks Eckerd, 5-0
Lions Prepare for SSC Tournament

April 6, 2013
No. 7 Women's Tennis Falls to Valdosta State, 5-4
Saint Leo Returns Home to Face Eckerd on April 12

April 5, 2013
No. 7 Lions Fall to No. 9 West Florida in Road Matchup
Saint Leo Drop Match for the First Time in a Month

April 1, 2013
Daskiewicz Named SSC Women's Tennis Player of the Week
Junior Rewarded for Accomplished Week

March 30, 2013
No. 7 Lions Earn Conference Win over No. 21 Sharks
Lions March through March Unblemished

March 29, 2013
No. 7 Women’s Tennis Rolls Past #12 Rollins, 5-4
Saint Leo Wins Seventh Straight

March 28, 2013
Saint Leo to Induct 23 into National College Athlete Honor Society

March 24, 2013
No. 7 Lions Pick up Doubles Sweep in Rain-Shortened Match with No. 39 West Virginia St.
Lions Now Look Toward #19 Rollins

March 23, 2013
No. 7 Lions Earn Impressive Top 25 Victory over No. 24 NYIT, 7-2
Saint Leo Wins Sixth Consecutive Match

March 21, 2013
Seventh Ranked Women’s Tennis Remains Second in South Region
Lions Only Trail Barry in Regional Rankings

March 20, 2013
No. 7 Lions Defeat West Chester, 8-1
Lions Show No Rust after Layoff

March 8, 2013
No. 7 Women’s Tennis Overpowers Visiting Wayne State, 8-1
Lions Stay Undefeated in March; Win Fourth-Straight

March 6, 2013
No. 7 Lions Outlast No. 20 Florida Southern in Conference Road Showdown
Saint Leo Earns Ninth Win of 2013

March 5, 2013
No. 7 Women’s Tennis Downs Rockhurst, 9-0
Lions Win Second-Straight Match

February 28, 2013
Lions Jump to Seventh in Latest ITA Women’s Tennis Rankings; Men’s Ranked 15th
Dominating Wins Put Saint Leo into the Top 10

February 27, 2013
Seventh-ranked Lions Overpower No. 26 Tampa, 8-1
Lions Power Past Spartans in Conference Battle

February 24, 2013
No. 5 Barry Upends No. 12 Saint Leo
Lions Suffer First Conference Loss of 2013

February 23, 2013
No. 12 Lions Hold off PBA for 7-2 Victory
Lions Slip up in Early Singles, but Manage South Region Win

February 22, 2013
Saint Leo Tennis' Weekend Travels - Coach Daub's Thoughts
Assistant Coach Beth Daub talks about the Lions' matches against Palm Beach Atlantic and Barry.

February 21, 2013
No. 12 Women’s Tennis Ranked Second in Initial ITA South Region Standings
Impressive Season-Opening Performance has Lions Eyeing the Top Spot

February 18, 2013
No. 12 Lions Roll Past No. 18 Florida Tech, 7-2
Lions Remain Undefeated in Conference with Monday Victory

February 17, 2013
HISTORY MADE! No. 12 Lions Dump No. 4 Lynn for First Time Ever
Women’s Tennis Defeats Fighting Knights, 5-4

February 14, 2013
SSC Tennis vs. Florida Southern Postponed
No make-up date announced

February 10, 2013
No. 12 Lions Fall to Defending Champs
Saint Leo Tennis Suffers First Defeat of 2013

February 9, 2013
No. 12 Women’s Tennis Sweeps Past No. 19 Georgia College
Lions Push Record to 3-0 after Sweep

February 9, 2013
Saint Leo vs. Georgia College and Armstrong - Coach Bryce's Thoughts
The Lions tennis teams prepare for their first road trips of 2013 when they travel to Savannah and face two tough teams.

February 2, 2013
No. 12 Lions Roll Past Southeastern (Fla.), 9-0
Saint Leo Posts Unblemished Opening Weekend

February 1, 2013
Saint Leo Tennis Opening Weekend - Coach Bryce's Thoughts
Coach James Bryce talks about the Lions' first competition of 2013.

February 1, 2013
Tennis Season Preview - The Spotlight Grows Brighter
Coach James Bryce talks about the road ahead for the nationally ranked teams.

February 1, 2013
No. 12 Women’s Tennis Sweeps Past St. Thomas to Open 2013
Lions Start Season with 9-0 Win over Bobcats

January 25, 2013
SSC Claims Highest DII ASR Rate for Sixth Straight Year
Saint Leo Contributes to another Year atop the List

January 21, 2013
Bryce Announces Mid-Year Addition of Helgesson to No. 12 Women's Tennis Roster
Pauline Helgesson solidifies Lions' lineup

January 10, 2013
SSC to Host "Professional Women in College Sports" Forum
Nikki Jessee and Jen Gellock to Share about Careers in College Athletics

November 30, 2012
Bryce’s Earn Second Straight USTA Mixed Doubles National Championship
Duo Collects Title in Three-Set Thriller

November 17, 2012
Women’s Tennis Ranked No.12 in ITA Preseason National Poll
Lions Continue Impressive National Presence

November 16, 2012
Tennis Offers Free Clinic to St. Anthony’s Students
Saint Leo Tennis Continues Relationship with St. Anthony’s

November 16, 2012
SSC Partners to Host 2014 DII Men's and Women's Tennis Championships

November 7, 2012
2013 SSC Tennis Championships to be Held at South County Regional Park
Men’s and Women’s Tennis to Travel to Boca Raton, Fla.

October 24, 2012
Beth Daub on the Job
Coach Daub Blogs Her Way Through Germany

October 23, 2012
Bryce Helping Saint Leo Tennis Build on Recent Success
By Jeff Odom: jodom@cnewspubs.com

October 7, 2012
Lions Wrap-Up C.L. Varner Memorial Action
Three Lions Post Back-Draw Bracket Wins

October 4, 2012
Men’s and Women’s Tennis Prepares for Varner Memorial Invitational
Nation’s Best Descend Upon Winter Park

September 28, 2012
Saint Leo Continues to Challenge Region’s Best at USTA/ITA Regional Championships
Lions Drop Pair in Round of 16 Singles

September 27, 2012
Women’s Tennis Opens Action at USTA/ITA South Regional Championship
Lions Post Five Wins On Day One

September 16, 2012
Women’s Tennis Adds 12 Wins on Day Two of Columbus Fall Invite
Three Lions Earn Two Victories

September 16, 2012
Women’s Tennis Wraps-Up Columbus State Invitational
Women Add Two More Doubles Wins in Final Day

September 14, 2012
Women’s Tennis Opens Fall at Columbus State Invite
Women Collect 10 Wins on Opening Day

September 13, 2012
Tennis Ready for 2012 Fall Season
Head Coach James Bryce Discusses the Upcoming Fall Campaign

September 7, 2012
Benkirane Building upon Stellar Freshman Season
Lions’ Sophomore Looking to Extend Winning Streak

July 13, 2012
Bryce Adds Pesenti to Women’s Tennis Program
Lions Continue to Improve NCAA Tournament Team

July 8, 2012
Lions’ Tennis Earns ITA Accolades
Men’s and Women’s Tennis Earn All-Academic Honors