Women's Tennis News

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Women's Tennis Wins Record 5th Straight SSC Tourney

WINTER PARK, Fla. – Barry University women's tennis team won its league-record fifth straight Sunshine State Conference Tournament title Saturday, beating Saint Leo, 5-0, at Rollins College. No. 1-ranked Barry bumped its overall record to 23-1 this season, while the No. 7 Lions fell to 19-5. The Buccaneers are expected to host one of two...  read more

Women's Tennis on to SSC Finals

WINTER PARK, Fla. – Barry University women's tennis team is moving on to the Sunshine State Conference Championships finals after beating host Rollins, 5-1, in Friday's semifinals. The No. 1-ranked Buccaneers (22-1) will play for their fifth straight league tournament title following the win over the No. 8 Tars. Barry meets No. 7 Saint Leo...  read more

Women's Tennis Rolls Over Panthers In SSC Tournament

WINTER PARK, Florida—The top-seeded Barry Buccaneers made short work of #8 seed Florida Tech 5-0 in the first round of the 2014 Sunshine State Conference Women's Tennis Tournament on Thursday at the Bert R. Martin Tennis Complex on the campus of Rollins College. In four of the five completed matches, the Bucs (21-1) lost a total of two games. At...  read more

Buccaneers Host Make-A-Wish Carnival On Friday

MIAMI SHORES, Florida – The Barry University Athletic Department is set to close out an incredible year in their association with the Make-A-Wish Foundation with a First Pitch Carnival on Friday, April 25 at Buccaneer Field. The Carnival is the final event during a season that has seen the Buccaneers raise over $15,000 for the Make-A-Wish...  read more

30th Annual Athletic Awards Banquet

MIAMI BEACH, Fla. — The Barry University Athletic Department celebrated its 30th Annual Awards Banquet on Tuesday, April 22 at Jungle Island in Miami. Awards were presented to athletes from every sport. Adam Svensson was named the Athlete of the Year. The sophomore, who won the Phil Mickelson Award in 2013 as the top freshman in NCAA Division II,...  read more

SSC Tennis Championships Begin Thursday

SSC CHAMPIONSHIPS CENTRAL WINTER PARK, Fla. – Barry University men's and women's tennis teams will compete in the Sunshine State Conference Championships beginning Thursday at Rollins College. Both the men's and women's conference tournament champions will earn automatic qualifiers to the 2014 NCAA Division II National Tennis Championships....  read more

The Secret to athletic success? It’s all in the mind

By Jim McCurdy MIAMI, Fla. – Barry University softball player Megan Copeland paused as she pondered the question. What is the state of a student-athlete's mind these days? “Probably confused,” Copeland said, chuckling. From the classroom to the practice field to meetings to competition to social life, college athletes juggle a...  read more

Twelker Named SSC Women's Tennis Player of Week

WINTER PARK, Fla. -- Barry sophomore Kimmy Twelker has been recognized as the Sunshine State Conference Women's Tennis Player of the Week presented by VALIC. It is the first time she has won the league's weekly award this year.A native of Bad Liebenzell, Germany, Twelker led the No. 1 Buccaneers to a 7-2 win over No. 5 Lynn to claim the first-ever...  read more

Women's Tennis Captures SSC Regular Season Title

PHOTO GALLERY BOCA RATON, Fla. – Barry University's No. 1-ranked women's tennis team won the first Sunshine State Conference regular season title ever given out Saturday when the Buccaneers beat No. 5 Lynn, 7-2, at Perper Tennis Complex. Barry improved to 20-1 overall, 8-0 in the SSC, while Lynn fell to 20-2, 7-1. The Buccaneers will rest...  read more

Women's Tennis Plays at Lynn for SSC Championship Saturday

Barry University's No. 1 women's tennis team will play at No. 5 Lynn 11 a.m. Saturday to decide the Sunshine State Conference regular season title in Boca Raton, Fla. This is the first year the league is recognizing a regular season champion. “We're looking forward to the match,” Buccaneers coach Avi Kigel said. “We know Lynn is...  read more

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