First Round: Florida State (L, 0-4)
SCHOOL/RECORD: Auburn (11-14) - #33
HEAD COACH/RECORD: Tim Gray (48-50)
NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP APPEARANCES: 5
BEST NCAA FINISH: Second Round
2009 TEAM HIGHLIGHTS: Was nationally ranked in the top 50 the entire season … Beat two top-20 SEC opponents … Had a five-match win streak … Blanked six opponents.
PLAYER/COACH HIGHLIGHTS: Auburn has two individuals ranked in the top-30 with sixth-ranked junior Fani Chifchieva and 26th-ranked senior Alex Haney … Also has a top-20 doubles team with Haney and fellow senior Whitney Chappell … Chifchieva was a unanimous selection to the 2009 All-SEC First Team … Haney also landed a spot on the All-SEC First Team…Chifchieva was the Runner-Up at the 2008 ITA All-American Championships.