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Florida Gators boast No. 1 tennis squad

Posted Jan 4, 2012 by Aaron Oberlin

Updated Jan 4, 2012 at 09:04 PM

After winning the NCAA championship last season, the University of Florida is ranked No. 1 in the Intercollegiate Tennis Association Preseason Rankings.

The ranking comes after the Gators won the NCAA championship last season. The team is returning all seven letter-winners who had helped lead UF to a 31-1 overall record.

Five Gators are ranked in singles competition, and the team has two doubles teams in the top 15 .

Junior Allie Will tops the rankings for Florida at third, and senior Joanna Mather is fourth. Junior Lauren Embree is 25th.

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