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While you were away…

While some students were relaxing during spring break, UWF athletics stayed busy. Here’s what you missed over spring break. Swimming and diving The inaugural University of West Florida women’s swimming and diving team continued to make history over spring break, traveling to Ohio for the NCAA Division II National Championships. UWF sent four swimmers and […]

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Player Profile: Bruno Savi

The University of West Florida men’s tennis team is currently ranked No. 3 in the Gulf Southern Conference. A major contributor is senior Bruno Savi. For two years in a row, Savi has been named an Intercollegiate Tennis Association Singles All-American, ITA Doubles All-American, and the Gulf South Conference Player of the Year. This year, […]

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Spring Sports Media Day

Tennis, golf, softball and baseball teams talk about upcoming seasons On Spring Sports Media Day on Jan. 22, members of the media and athletic department staff gathered in the Argonaut Athletic Club. Coaches and players from the UWF baseball, softball, golf and tennis teams each took to the podium to share their hopes for the […]

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Savi wins USTA Small College Championship

Staff Reports FORT MYERS, Fla. – University of West Florida senior Bruno Savi can now be mentioned as one of the greatest West Florida men’s tennis players in the history of the program. Savi defeated Marko Boskovic 6-4,6-3 in the singles championship match of the USTA/ITA DII National Small College Championship, a feat that has […]

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Argos sweep South Region Championships

Staff Reports PENSACOLA, Fla. – Less than 24 hours after West Florida men’s tennis player Bruno Savi helped clinch the USTA/ITA DII South Region Doubles Championship, the top-seeded senior returned to the court on Monday morning and defeated Saint Leo’s Joan Soler 7-6, 6-2 to earn the singles title. This is Savi’s first career USTA/ITA […]

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Argos show Privateers no quarter

The University of West Florida men’s and women’s tennis teams both defeated The University of New Orleans 8-1 April 12 at UWF. The chants of the UWF fans reverberated across the Ralph “Skeeter” Carson Tennis Complex during the matches. The UWF men’s team won with a final score of 8-1. Richard Hornby and Bruno Savi […]

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Men’s team sweeps Ouachita, Women’s team locks down GSC Regular Season Title

MEN The University of West Florida men’s tennis team defended their home turf, showcasing their dominance by defeating No. 21 Ouachita Baptist last week. Ranked second in the region and third in the nation, the Argonauts (15-1) swept the Tigers last Saturday in both singles and doubles play. Despite their victories, the Argos did not […]

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Argo tennis defends the home court

The University of West Florida’s men’s and women’s tennis teams both came out on top after Friday’s matches against Saint Leo University at UWF’s Ralph “Skeeter” Carson Tennis Complex . MEN   Ranked No.3 in the nation among NCAA’s Division II teams, the Argonauts showed no mercy for their opponents, Saint Leo University (No. 15) this […]

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Argonauts are optimistic

The spring sports teams at UWF are ready to suit up and add to the 67 Gulf South Conference Championships the school has won. With five of the six teams ranked in the top 25, the Argos are feeling optimistic this semester. Here are the teams in order of highest preseason rank. Men’s Tennis Ranked […]

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Tennis coach announces the 2013 schedule

PENSACOLA, Fla. – West Florida tennis coach Derrick Racine has announced the men’s and women’s 2013 tennis schedules. Each squad will take on a nationally-ranked opponents throughout the season. The No. 2 Argonaut men’s team will take on 12 teams ranked in the top 50, 11 of which are in the top 25, in the […]

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