April 26, 2014

GC Men’s Tennis Moves Up to #4 in ITA Southeast Poll

by Mark Jagord, sports information assistant

SKILLMAN, N.J.  – The Georgia College men's tennis team has moved up to the No. 4 position in the 2013-14 Division II Men's Southeast Regional Team Rankings released by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) Wednesday, April 23. Eight of the 10-ranked southeast teams are from the Peach Belt Conference (PBC). 

Individual and doubles rankings were also released with good results for Georgia College. Yannick Hass (Troisdorf, Germany) has continued to climb up the regional singles rankings and is now at No. 7- four spots higher than the last poll and nine since the start of the spring season. Senior Alex Schubert (Frankfurt, Germany) and Hass are ranked No. 6 in regional doubles rankings, marking their second-consecutive appearance in the regional polls. 

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