SKILLMAN, N.J. – The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) released its most recent National Rankings Wednesday, with Georgia College women's tennis (18-7) pulling in the No. 29-slot.
The Bobcats went 2-1 at the Peach Belt Conference (PBC) Tournament, pulling in a fifth-place position. Georgia College has been in all four national polls this season, never positioned lower than No. 34.
The Bobcats are fifth among the seven Peach Belt Conference (PBC) schools listed, with No. 2 Armstrong Atlantic State University leading the way. Columbus State University is No. 9, with No. 24 Flagler College and No. 26 Francis Marion University leading into the Bobcats. Georgia College is ahead of No. 31 Lander University and No. 45 USC Aiken.
Barry University holds down the top spot, with No. 3 going to BYU Hawaii and Lynn University and Hawaii Pacific rounding out the top-five.
Up next for the Bobcats is NCAA Southeast Regional Tournament #2, starting with a match against Flagler Sunday, May 4 at noon in Columbus, Ga.
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