Roundup: Women's tennis defeats Arkansas 7-0

Published: Sunday, March 31, 2013 at 10:34 p.m.
Last Modified: Sunday, March 31, 2013 at 10:34 p.m.
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark.— The UF women's tennis team swept Arkansas 7-0 and a few hours later found itself tied at the top of the SEC standings after Georgia downed Texas A&M, 4-2. Danielle Collins and Brianna Morgan both posted double-bagel wins, with Collins downing Kristen Mee, 6-0, 6-0 and Morgan taking care of Vlavia Araujo. Olivia Janowicz earned a 6-1, 6-1 win and captured her team-best 27th singles win of the year, while Alexandra Cercone posted a 6-3, 6-2 win at the No. 3 spot. Sofie Oyen defeated Claudine Paulson, 7-5, 6-3, and improved to 25-7 this season and senior Lauren Embree capped the sweep with a 6-2, 6-1 victory against Yang Pang. The Gators (15-2) return home on Friday to play host to Ole Miss, before entertaining Mississippi State on Sunday in Florida's regular-season home finale.

Men's tennis: Florida beat Arkansas, 4-0 as the Gators improved to 10-8 on the season and evened their SEC record at 4-4. The Razorbacks fell to 12-12 overall and 0-9 in the league. Michael Alford won his first eight games, winning 6-0, 6-2. Billy Federhofer closed out at No. 3 singles, 6-3, 6-2, and Luke Johnson secured the team victory for the Gators, beating with a 6-3, 6-2 on court six. Women's golf: At Greensboro, N.C., No. 5 UF finished fifth place at the Bryan National Collegiate, the team's final regular-season tournament of the year. Ursa Orehek was the top UF finisher as she shot one-under (71) in the final round to move up to a tie for 17th place. Isabelle Lendl carded an even par (72) for the Gators' second-highest finish.

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