Conquistadors drop match to Lynn 4-0

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Conquistadors drop match to Lynn 4-0. (Feb. 13, 2024)


BOCA RATON, Fla. (Feb. 13, 2024) – Florida National University’s women’s tennis team (0-5) continues its search for a victory after another shutout loss. The Lynn University Knights (3-0) used their NCAA DII talent to hand FNU a 4-0 loss at the Perper Tennis Complex in Boca Raton, Fla. Lynn has never lost to the Conquistadors, improving their program record versus FNU to 3-0.

In doubles play, Celeste Deniz Reyes and Natalia Calvo’s match against Kristen Younes and Zofia Podbiol was left unfinished as Lynn picked up two 6-1 victories to claim the opening point. FNU duos Nadia Abad and Vanessa Simone and Karyna Krykunenko and Chiara Fiorenza fell victim to a stellar LU team and looked to regroup some momentum in the singles position of the match.

Krykunenko fell 6-0, 6-0 to Salma Djoubri while Calvo struggled to get a run going before losing 6-1, 6-0 to Younes. Simone had some high points in the match versus Jade Marie but ultimately lost 6-0, 7-5. 


Doubles Competition:

Number one: 

Celeste Deniz Reyes / Natalia Calvo vs. Kristen Younes / Zofia Podbiol [UF]

Number two:

Nadia Abad / Vanessa Simone lost to Greta Schieroni / Salma Djoubri (1-6)

Number three: 

Karyna Krykunenko / Chiara Fiorenza lost Dolores Molina / Jade Marie (1-6)


Singles Competition: 

Karyna Krykunenko falls to Salma Djoubri (0-6, 0-6)

Natalia Calvo falls to Kristen Younes (1-6, 0-6)

Vanessa Simone falls to Jade Marie (0-6, 5-7)

Nadia Abad vs. Zofia Podbiol [UF]

Celeste Deniz Reyes vs. Dolores Molina [No Result]

Chiara Fiorenza vs. Melis Ozcan [No Result]


Up Next: FNU takes on the NCAA DII Palm Beach Atlantic University Sailfish this Friday at 10 a.m. 

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