FLORENCE, S.C. – The Augusta University women's tennis team fell to No. 25 nationally ranked Georgia College 5-0 in the Peach Belt Conference Tournament quarterfinal match. The Jaguars drew the seventh seed and squared off against the second-seeded Bobcats.
Returning to the PBC Championships for the first time since 2015, the Jaguars couldn't match the Bobcats in the 9:00 a.m. match at the Dr. Eddie Floyd Florence Tennis Center.
Four singles matches went unfinished to give GC those wins, after they swept all three doubles matches.
Augusta finishes the season with a 10-10 record and a 3-6 Peach Belt mark, while the match marks the final competition for lone AU senior Amelia Pinoargote.
Tennis Match Results
Augusta University vs Georgia College
Apr 20, 2018 at Florence, SC
(Dr. Eddie Floyd Florence Tennis Center)
#25 Georgia College 5, Augusta University 0
1. Jena Kelly (GC-W) def. Eva Miralles-Miro (AUGWT18) 6-0, 6-1
2. Valeria Lopez (GC-W) vs. Ana Faria (AUGWT18) 6-3, 5-1, unfinished
3. Emilia Richter (GC-W) vs. Merye Gobernate (AUGWT18) 6-4, 2-1, unfinished
4. Kristen Jones (GC-W) vs. Alejandra Arranz (AUGWT18) 6-2, 3-1, unfinished
5. Paula Garriga (GC-W) def. Marie Cantenot (AUGWT18) 6-3, 6-0
6. Emma Niemi (GC-W) vs. Amelia Pinoargote (AUGWT18) 6-4, 3-0, unfinished
3. Emma Niemi/Paula Garriga (GC-W) def. Alejandra Arranz/Maria Alice Vieira (AUGWT18) 8-4
Augusta University 10-10
Georgia College 14-6; National ranking #25
Order of finish: Doubles (1,3,2); Singles (1,5)
Peach Belt Conference Women's Tournament Quarterfinal Match 3
Georgia College #2 seed, Augusta #7 seed
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