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Fact Sheet 11

BY ANDRES FOCIL
Fact Sheet 11

To the tournament: The Lady Razorback tennis team is on its way to the Southeastern conference Championships in Gainesville, Fla. April 20-23. The Lady’Backs finished the regular season 5-6 in SEC and 9-10 overall and opens the tournament against 10th seeded LSU.

Arkansas at the SEC Tournament: The Lady’Backs are currently 4-15 all-time in the SEC Tournament. Arkansas has not seen a tournament victory since 1999, but this season could be Arkansas’ best shot in recent memory after finishing with their best conference record since 1998.

Big Turnaround: The Lady’Backs made many strides on the court this season as they finished the regular season with more wins than the past five years combined.

Streakin’: This year’s Lady Razorback tennis team set the second-longest SEC winning this year with six straight victories. The record for most conference wins in a row is seven, set by the 1998 team.

Broken Streaks: The Lady Razorback tennis broken some impressive streaks this season in SEC play. Arkansas defeated South Carolina for the first time in six years on Mar. 26. On April 2, the Lady’Backs defeated the Ole Miss Rebels for the first time in four years. Two weeks ago, Arkansas defeated Alabama after five straight losses dating back to the 2000 season.



Sports Category : Tennis (W)