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Liberty Women's Tennis Receives ITA Ranking
The Lady Flames are listed among the organization's rankings at No. 130. The program, which started in 2001, had not appeared in the rankings in its nine-year history.
Head Coach Chris Johnson's squad enters this week's Big South Women's Tennis Championship with a 14-6 overall record and a 6-1 Big South mark. With its win last Friday, the Lady Flames have posted the most victories in a season by a Liberty women's squad, besting the last season's win total of 13.
The Lady Flames begin the Big South Championship, Thursday in Rock Hill, S.C. The No. 2 seed for the second straight year, Liberty will face the No. 7 seed Gardner-Webb Bulldogs at the Winthrop Tennis Courts at Noon. The Lady Flames have won 10 consecutive matches entering Thursday match.