No. 1 West Florida wins third consecutive Gulf South crown
MONTGOMERY, Ala. -- Top-ranked and top-seeded West Florida defeated No. 2-seed West Alabama 5-1 on Saturday en route to the program’s 11th Gulf South Conference championship. West Florida (24-0, 8-0 GSC) wins its third consecutive conference championship and extends its winning streak to 24.
Senior Bruno Savi won his 150th career match at West Florida in the win. Savi has now won 77 career singles matches and 76 career doubles matches.
With the win, the UWF program notches its first conference three-peat since the 1995, '96 and '97 seasons.
The No. 5-ranked doubles of Savi and Tony Rajaobelina won 8-0 at number one doubles while Domenico Sano and Elio Latella won at number three doubles 8-6.
No. 1 Savi won at number one singles 6-2, 6-3 while No. 12 Rajaobelina won at number three singles 6-2, 6-2.
No. 9 Peyrot clinched the win with a 6-3, 6-1 win at number two singles.