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Florida Southern to Host USTA/ITA Regional Championships

Florida Southern to Host USTA/ITA Regional Championships

LAKELAND - Florida Southern is set to host the USTA/ITA South Regional Championship this Friday, Sept. 23 through Monday, Sept. 26. The women's competition will be held at the Wynee Warden Tennis Center on the FSC campus, while the men's tournament will be staged at the Beerman Family Tennis Center on Edgewood Drive.

Sixty-two men's players from 13 schools will compete in the singles competition with 60 players competing in doubles. On the women's side, 57 players from 14 schools will battle in the singles slots with 48 players entered in the doubles competition. 

The tournament opens with one round of doubles and two rounds of singles on Friday with all action getting underway at 8:30 a.m.

The winners advance to the USTA/ITA Small College Championships later this fall.

FSC women's team's schedule for Friday (Complete Draw: Singles / Doubles):

  • 8:30 a.m. - Doubles - Sasha Nionova/Lorena Rionda (FSC) vs. Fredrick/Fields (Eckerd)
  • 8:30 a.m. - Doubles - Selin Devrimci/Linnea Skymberg (FSC) - BYE
  • 9:30 a.m. - Singles - Magda Stepnick (FSC) vs. Taylor Conti (Palm Beach Atlantic)
  • 9:30 a.m. - Singles - Sasha Nionova (FSC) vs. Iris Verwij (Auburn-Montgomery)
  • 9:30 a.m. - Singles - Selin Devrimci (FSC) vs. Savanna Fuller (Rollins)
  • 10:30 a.m. - Singles - Linnea Skymberg (FSC) vs. Georgina Morral (West Alabama)
  • 11:00 a.m. - Singles - Lorena Rionda (FSC) vs. Maria Escude (Florida Tech)

FSC men's team's schedule for Friday (Complete Draw: Singles / Doubles):