2013-14 Women's Tennis News

July 16, 2014
Women's Tennis Selected as ITA Division II All-Academic Team
In addition to being named an ITA Division II All-Academic team, six Saint Leo University student-athletes received individual academic honors.

June 20, 2014
Saint Leo Sees Record-Breaking 120 Student-Athletes on Spring Commissioner’s Honor Roll
Lions Add another Program Best to Already Long List of Accolades for 2013-14 Year

June 5, 2014
Saint Leo Athletics Tabs Chris Frusci as New Head Men’s and Women’s Tennis Coach
2014 ITA Men’s and Women’s East Region Coach of the Year Makes Move to Saint Leo

May 16, 2014
And Then There Were Four: Saint Leo Women's Tennis Ready for NCAA Semifinals
No. 6 Saint Leo to Square Off Against No. 2 Armstrong on Friday

May 16, 2014
No. 6 Saint Leo Concludes Historic 2014 Campaign as NCAA DII National Semifinalists
Lions Unable to Topple Two-Time Defending National Champion No. 2 Armstrong

May 15, 2014
Sixth-Ranked Saint Leo Rolls Through No. 12 California (Pa.), 5-2, to Advance to NCAA Semifinals
Lions Become First Saint Leo Team to Advance to National Semifinal Round in School History

May 15, 2014
Follow Women's Tennis LIVE in the Quarterfinal Round of the NCAA Tournament
Sixth-Ranked Lions to Match Up with No. 12 California (Pa.) in Quarterfinals

May 14, 2014
UPSET! Sixth-Ranked Saint Leo Comes from Behind to Bounce-Out Undefeated No. 3 BYU-Hawaii, 5-4
Lions Rally to Advance to NCAA Quarterfinals; Marks Seasiders’ 10th Loss in 16 Seasons

May 13, 2014
The Long, and Short, Road to Nationals
No. 6 Saint Leo Heads to NCAA National Tournament for First Time in Program History

May 8, 2014
Wagner Named ITA South Region Rookie of the Year
Freshman Given Nod after Helping Lions Achieve Most Successful Season in Program History

May 6, 2014
History in the Making! Lions Advance to NCAA National Tourney with 5-3 Victory over Lynn
No. 2 Seed Saint Leo Defeats Third-Seeded Lynn to win NCAA South Region 2 Title

May 2, 2014
Kemkes Earns SSC First Team All-Conference Honors
Senior Earns Second Career First Team All-SSC Singles Honors

April 30, 2014
Saint Leo Climbs One Rung to No. 6 on Latest ITA DII National Poll
Lions Earn Highest Ranking in Program History

April 29, 2014
Seventh-Ranked Lions Punch Ticket to South Region Tourney as No. 2 Seed
Saint Leo to Play Host for Second-Straight Season

April 26, 2014
Third-Seeded Lions Fall to Top-Seed Barry, 5-0 in SSC Championship Match
No. 7 Saint Leo Unable to Topple No. 1-ranked Bucs

April 25, 2014
Third-Seeded Lions Upend Second-Seed Lynn, 5-4 to Advance to SSC Championships
Seventh-Ranked Saint Leo Topples No. 5 Fighting Knights in Semifinals for Second Straight Season

April 24, 2014
Third-Seeded Lions Advance to SSC Semifinals with 5-1 Win over Sixth-Seed NSU
No. 7 Saint Leo Secures Win in Conference First Round over No. 16 Sharks

April 17, 2014
2014 SSC Tennis Championship Set for April 24-26
Women Earn Third Seed, Men Fourth

April 14, 2014
Kemkes Named SSC Women's Tennis Player of the Week
Kemkes Earns Lions' First SSC Player of the Week Honor to Close Out Regular Season

April 12, 2014
No. 7 Saint Leo Makes Clean Sweep of No. 36 Sailfish
Lions Make Easy Work of Palm Beach Atlantic as they Conclude Regular Season

April 9, 2014
Seventh-Ranked Saint Leo Sinks No. 8 Rollins, 6-3
Lions Conclude Conference Play with 5-3 SSC Record

April 5, 2014
Seventh-Ranked Lions Make Easy Work of Eckerd, 9-0
Saint Leo Earns First Sweep of the Season, Advances to 15-4

April 2, 2014
No. 7 Saint Leo Falls in 5-4 Heartbreaker to No. 10 Florida Southern
Lions Drop Hard-Fought Battle to Conference Foe

March 30, 2014
Rain Delay Makes No Difference as No. 7 Saint Leo Rolls Through No. 37 Florida Tech, 8-1
Lions Win 12th Straight; Advance to 3-2 in SSC Play

March 29, 2014
Saint Leo vs. Florida Tech Put on Hold
Matches Postponed Due to Inclement Weather

March 27, 2014
Women’s Tennis Climbs One Spot to No. 7 on Latest ITA DII National Rankings
Lions Match Highest Ranking in Program History

March 26, 2014
No. 8 Lions Take Down NAIA No. 6 Embry-Riddle, 6-3
Lions Earn 13th Win of the Season

March 21, 2014
No. 8 Saint Leo Makes Easy Work of Millersville, 6-3
Lions Wrap Up Spring Break Going 4-0 on the Week

March 20, 2014
Condensed No. 8 Saint Leo Squad Takes Down Both Bloomsburg and Slippery Rock
Lions Win Two Matches on Second Day of Spring Break Trip despite Fewer Players

March 19, 2014
No. 8 Saint Leo Edges No. 28 Erskine, 5-4
Lions Open Up Spring Break Trip in Hilton Head on High Note

March 15, 2014
No. 8 Lions Conquer No. 11 NYIT, 8-1
Lions Make Easy Work of Bears En Route to Eighth Win of Season

March 12, 2014
No. 8 Lions Pick up 6-3 Win over No. 21 St. Mary’s
Lions Sweep Doubles Play, Hand St. Mary’s First Loss of the Season

March 8, 2014
No. 8 Women’s Tennis Unseats No. 7 West Florida, 6-3
Lions Hand Argonauts First Loss of the Season

March 7, 2014
Eighth-Ranked Saint Leo Breezes By No. 50 Wayne State, 8-1
Lions Sweep Doubles En Route to Fifth Win of Season

March 2, 2014
Eighth-Ranked Lions Make Easy Work of Walsh, 8-1
Lions Earn Eight Quick Wins, Concede at No. 6 Singles by Default

February 24, 2014
Eighth-Ranked Women’s Tennis Rolls Past No. 22 Tampa, 7-2
Lions Take Five of Six Singles Matches En Route to Victory

February 22, 2014
Lions Thwarted by No. 1 Armstrong Atlantic 9-0
Saint Leo Unable to Top First-Ranked Pirates

February 21, 2014
Eighth-Ranked Women’s Tennis Toppled by No. 3 Barry, 7-2
Lions Unable to Upset Top-Ranked Bucs at Home

February 20, 2014
Coach Summerfield Discusses Upcoming Home Matches
Women's Tennis Busy Weekend Matches

February 18, 2014
New Date Announced for Women’s Tennis Match vs. Florida Southern
Lions and Mocs to Square Off on Wednesday, April 2

February 16, 2014
Eighth-Ranked Lions Fall at the Hands of No. 6 Lynn, 6-3
Women’s Tennis Unable to Topple Conference Foe

February 12, 2014
Tennis vs. Florida Southern Postponed Due to Rain
Lions and Mocs to Reschedule to Later Date

February 9, 2014
Eighth-Ranked Women’s Tennis Earns 7-2 Conference Victory over No. 21 Sharks
Lions Make Easy Work of Nova Southeastern to Open Conference Slate

February 7, 2014
Coach Summerfield Discusses Trip to Nova Southeastern
Women's Tennis Travels to take on Nova Southeastern

February 4, 2014
Lions Place 72 Student-Athletes on Fall 2013 Dean’s List
Twelve Student-Athletes Earn a Perfect 4.0 GPA

February 2, 2014
No. 8 Women’s Tennis opens 2014 with 8-1 Victory over Coastal Georgia
Lions Sweep Doubles En Route to Season Opening Win

January 31, 2014
Coach Summerfield Discusses 2014 season home opener
Coach Summerfield Discusses 2014 season home opener against Coastal Georgia

January 16, 2014
SSC Prognosticators Pick Women’s Tennis to Finish Fourth in 2014
Lions Look to Make Another Run at SSC Crown

December 20, 2013
New Faces Ready for Women’s Tennis in 2014
Robbiani and Paul Join Lions for 2014 Championship Season

October 26, 2013
Reidy Announces 2013-14 Acting Tennis Coaches
Martin Parkes and Sarah Summerfield Announced as Acting Head Tennis Coaches

September 28, 2013
Women’s Tennis Opens Action at ITA South Region Championship
All Four Lions Advance to Round of 32; Doubles Advance to Quarters

August 26, 2013
James Bryce Resigns Tennis Coaching Post; Named Assistant Coach at Mississippi State
Bryce Credited with Turnaround of Saint Leo Tennis Program

August 14, 2013
Lions Place 12 Tennis Student-Athletes on ITA All-Academic Team
Six women and five men represent Lions