GC Tennis’ Kelly Named Preseason All-PBC

Senior Jena Kelly
Senior Jena Kelly

AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Peach Belt Conference (PBC) released its Women's Tennis Preseason All-PBC Team Monday, with Georgia College senior Jena Kelly (Lawrenceville) taking a spot on the six-member list.

The No. 33-ranked singles player in the country, Kelly pulled in nine victories last season, including five in PBC play. She also posted an 11-10 mark in doubles action, teaming with Emma Niemi (Cumming). The duo earned All-PBC status last season, thanks to an 8-4 mark against PBC squads. They enter the season as the No. 16 doubles pairing in the nation.

Georgia College Women's Tennis kicks off the 2018 campaign on the road, Saturday, Feb. 3 at Brenau University.

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