LAKELAND, FL - Florida Southern College women's tennis saw Magda Stepnik enter and Lorena Rionda climb in the ITA Orcale rankings on Wednesday, with Rionda moving from No. 50 to No. 23 and Stepnik entering the singles rankings at No. 42. The Moccasins also remained solidly in the top-15 of the team rankings at No. 12.
Rionda and Stepnik are currently tied with Lola Asis for the team leader in singles wins at nine a piece. Stepnik won the first eight of her singles matches, losing no sets in that span and currently sits at 9-2 with a 20-5 record in all singles sets. Rionda boasts a 9-1 record in singles play with a 19-5 record in all singles sets.
The Moccasins will face five ranked opponents in their next six matches, including three matches against top-10 opponents. The Mocs travel to Daytona Beach today to take on No. 47 Embry-Riddle before hosting No. 11 Academy of Art on Monday.