by Brian DeCandia, sports information graduate assistant
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – The Georgia College men’s tennis team (8-4, 3-3 PBC) moved up three spots in the first spring season national poll released by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association to No. 9.
The Bobcats started off the season 7-3 suffering two of their losses to No. 2 Barry University and No. 3 Armstrong Atlantic State University. Tobias Rausch (Mannheim, Germany) holds the team lead in wins with eight and Johan Wadstein (Helsingborg, Sweden) follows close behind with seven. GC also has four players tied with six wins.
The Bobcats travel to Erskine College Friday, March 18 for a 1 p.m. start.
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