The Lady Vol tennis team entered its match with ninth-ranked Florida on

Sunday at the Goodfriend Tennis Center sporting an unblemished 9-0 mark at

home this season. On this day though, UT would come up short as the Gators

netted a 5-0 decision over Tennessee. With the loss, Tennessee dropped to

13-9 overall and 4-3 in the SEC while the Gators improve to 15-1 on the

season and a perfect 9-0 in the SEC.

The Lady Vols got spirited efforts from sophomore Meiling Parks and Agnes

Wiski, who each took their perspective contests to the deciding third sets.

After dropping the first stanza 0-6 to No. 30 Jessica Lehnhoff at the

second singles position, Wiski took the second frame, 6-4. In the final

set, Lehnhoff wore down Wiski as she netted a 6-2 decision. At the No. 4

position, Parks took the first set of her match with No. 43 Baili Camino,

6-2. before falling in the final two frames, 0-6 and 2-6. The doubles

matches were not contested.

The Lady Vols will next be in action on Friday as the squad travels to

Oxford, Miss. to face Ole Miss at 2 p.m.