Tigers Bow Out at SEC Women's Tennis Tourney

A report on the AU women's tennis team's second round SEC Tournament match is featured.

Auburn, Ala.--After shutting out South Carolina in the opening round of the SEC Women's Tennis Tournament, the host Auburn Tigers were shut out themselves 4-0 on Friday in a quarterfinals loss to top-seed Florida.

Florida will play Vanderbilt in one semi-finals contest at 2 p.m. on Saturday while the other match features Arkansas vs. Georgia at 10 a.m. at the Yarbrough Tennis Center.

"We played a great match today," Florida coach Roland Thornqvist. "It was great being able to play a team like Auburn in the quarterfinals. They are led by the SEC player of the year. I think our team play tremendously well."


1. #15 Fani Chifchieva (AU) vs. #27 Julia Cohen (UF), did not finish

2. #66 Alex Haney (AU) vs. #33 Csilla Borsayani (UF), did not finish

3. Whitney Benik (UF) def. Melissa Koning (AU) 6-1, 6-3

4. Whitney Chappell (AU) vs. Marrit Boonstra (UF) did not finish

5. #110 Anastasia Revzina (UF) def. Jil Hastenrath (AU) vs. 6-3, 6-2

6. Lolita Frangulyan (UF) def. Dunja Djuranovic (AU) 6-4, 6-4


1. #6 Boonstra/Alexander (UF) vs. #15 Haney/Koning (AU) did not finish

2. Borsayani/Benik (UF) def. Chifchieva/Chappell (AU) 8-5

3. Cohen/Revzina (UF) def. Hastenrath/Beelen (AU) 8-6

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