The Lion's Roar

Teamwork on the tennis court

Diamond Hollins, Staff Reporter

March 8, 2019

Putri Insani, a freshman, and Ximena Yanez, a sophomore, were victorious over Abilene Christian University in their doubles match and individual singles matches. The match was held on March 1 at the tennis complex. Jason Hayes, head coach of tennis, attributed the wins to teamwork. “When everyone...

Lion nation stretches around the world

Katya Cornejo, Putri Insani, Ximena Yanez and Bernadette Dornieden are international student-athletes on the tennis team. They enjoy the motivation they receive from their head coach.

Diamond Hollins, Staff Reporter

November 20, 2018

The university is home to over 250 international students from over 70 different countries who contribute to the diversity on campus. Of these international students, many play sports and represent the university. The nationality of these students range from Mexican to German. The tennis team is a...

Tennis finishes fall season

The Lady Lions tennis team finished 5th in the George E. Fourmaux Fed Cup Invitational.

Zachary Araki, A&E Editor

October 28, 2018

The Lady Lions tennis team finished the fall season by placing 5th in the George E. Fourmaux Fed Cup Invitational. The university hosted seven other universities from Oct. 26-28 to compete in a series of matches. The University of West Florida took home 1st place. "We didn't start with the result...