AUBURN, Ala. – A pair of problems awaits the Auburn women’s tennis crew this week as the Tigers host South Florida Friday early morning then vacation to Atlanta to face No. 6 Georgia Tech Sunday.
Friday’s match will start off at 11 a.m. CT at the Yarbrough Tennis Center off Richland Street in Auburn. The match is scheduled to be performed outdoor, and spectators are welcome to attend. All spectators must don a facial area masking at all times and exercise suitable social distancing. Sunday’s match at Ga Tech will also start out at 11 a.m. CT.
“I count on South Florida to arrive in and compete seriously challenging,” Auburn head coach Caroline Lilley stated. “They’re undoubtedly a team that can make us not comfortable. And Georgia Tech’s generally very good, a perennial top rated-10 staff. We will unquestionably be pushed. This is a genuinely exciting weekend for Auburn women’s tennis.”
The Tigers (2-) are coming off a 7- sweep of Samford in their 1st household match of the time past Friday in which they did not drop a set across 8 singles and 3 doubles matches.
“It was excellent to see our ladies compete at residence,” Lilley claimed. “It had been about 300 times because we experienced a house match. We have been working actually tough, the women have been exceptionally fully commited. Samford pushed us and designed us uncomfortable, which is constantly a excellent factor. It was excellent to see us perform some seriously intense tennis as perfectly.”
South Florida is -2 pursuing a pair of highway losses at Florida Condition last 7 days and Alabama on Thursday. The Bulls went 5-7 very last year.
Ga Tech enters their weekend at 3- right after getting down No. 14 South Carolina and No. 6 Duke in the ITA Kick-Off Weekend, advancing to the ITA National Group Indoor Championships. The match with Auburn was at first scheduled for Feb. 5 but moved to Sunday to accommodate the Yellow Jackets’ qualifying for nationals. Tech functions three ranked gamers in singles – No. 13 Kenya Jones, No. 56 Victoria Flores and No. 123 Gia Cohen – and the nation’s No. 5-ranked doubles staff in Jones and Flores.
Are living stats and are living movie will be accessible for the two matches hyperlinks can be found on the women’s tennis plan web site at AuburnTigers.com.
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