Miami Shores – Fla. – The Florida National University women’s tennis team played their fifth game of the season on Wednesday afternoon, as the Conquistadors faced off Barry University on the road. The Conquistadors women’s team claimed a 7-0 loss. The matches were scored using the new scoring system previously adopted at the NCAA Division II and III levels, where the three doubles matches are combined into one team point. The contest was played at the Buccaneer Tennis Center, home of the Barry University Buccaneers, Miami Shores, FL.
INSIDE THE MATCH-UP:
Final Score: Florida National University 0, Barry University 7
Records: Florida National University (1-4), Barry University (1-0)
Date & Time: February 5th, 2020 – 3:00 pm.
Location: Buccaneer Tennis Center, Miami Shores, FL
RESULTS: (Florida National University 0, Barry University 7)
Doubles competition – (FNU 0, Barry University 1)
1. Daniela Farfan / Clara Versier def. Candela Bonivardi / Sofia Pera 6-3
2. Patricia Lopez / Qianxin Kong def. Nathalia Gomez / Andrea Granada 6-0
3. Carla Davila / Mariia Skyba won by default.
Order of Finish: 3, 2, 1
Singles competition – (FNU 0, Barry University 6)
1. Mariia Skyba def. Candela Bonivardi 6-4, 6-4
2. Daniela Farfan def. Sofia Pera 60, 6-2
3. Qianxin Kong def. Nathalia Vivas 6-0, 6-2
4. Aleksandra Buczynska def. Andrea Guzman 6-0, 6-2
5. Carla Davila def. Lizabeth Ardanal 6-2, 6-0
6. Patricia Lopez won by default.
Order of Finish: 6, 4, 3, 2, 5, 1
Florida National University men and women’s tennis team will now face Rollins College on Tuesday, February 11th at 3:30 pm. The game will take place in Winter Park, FL.
Ruy Castelo Branco – FNU – Sports Information Director
About FNU: Florida National University opened its first class on January 4th, 1988, in the city of Hialeah, Florida, as Florida International Institute under the administration of Dr. José Regueiro, Dr. María C. Regueiro, and Mr. Omar Sánchez. FNU Athletic Department has more than 250 student-athletes in 11 different sports. Established in 2013, FNU Athletics is a member of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) and the United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA).
The mission of the Florida National University Athletic Department is to provide assistance within an athletic structure that promotes the development of a well-rounded education through structured sport and competition, to develop life skills of discipline, integrity, leadership, philanthropy and social responsibility, to elevate ethnic and cultural diversity within the athletic programs, to assure equitable opportunity for all staff and student-athletes, and to make the athletic program a durable source of pride for the student population, student-athletes, alumni, university, and community of FNU.