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.
- 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)
- 8:30 a.m. - Doubles - Derek Bell/Oscar Soderlund (FSC) vs. James Defusto/Chadi Omeis (Saint Leo)
- 8:30 a.m. - Doubles - Brian Slivonik/Laurent Mailloux (FSC) vs. Bernardo Ferreira/Carlos Niemeyer (Palm Beach Atlantic)
- 8:30 a.m. - Doubles - Miguel Alvarez-Hevia/Fabian Lundberg (FSC) vs. Jose Porfirio/Paulo Santos (Lynn)
- 10:00 a.m. - Singles - Oscar Soderlund (FSC) vs. Paolo Santos (Lynn)
- 10:30 a.m. - Singles - Brian Slivonik (FSC) vs. Xavier Pineda (Valdosta State)
- 10:30 a.m. - Singles - Laurent Mailloux (FSC) vs. Mickael Faucher (Embry-Riddle)
- 11:00 a.m. - Singles - Miguel Alvarez-Hevia (FSC) vs. Alvaro Terron (Auburn-Montgomery)
- 11:30 a.m. - Singles - Fabian Lundberg (FSC) vs. Francesco Racnelli (Rollins)
- 12:00 a.m. - Singles - Matt Matsuyama (FSC) vs. Philipp Hoffmann (Palm Beach Atlantic)