Weekly GSAC Roundup: Tennis

Weekly GSAC Roundup: Tennis

ATLANTA, Ga. - With the GSAC Women's Tennis Tournament on the horizon, Huntingdon College wrapped up the regular season crown by running their league record to 10-0 with five victories this past week.

The Hawks topped Agnes Scott, Wesleyan, Spelman and Salem (twice) for a perfect 5-0 week to claim the regular season crown. At 7-2 in league play, Agnes Scott sits in second place. The Scotties rallied after their loss to Huntingdon to score wins over Wesleyan and Covenant for a 2-1 week.

Wesleyan picked up a conference victory by topping Salem 5-4 to post a 1-2 week. Salem lost all three of its matches and both Covenant and Spelman recorded 0-1 records on the week.

Below is the recap from Huntingdon sports information following their regular season title clinching win.

Lady Hawks Clinch Regular Season GSAC Title

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – The Huntingdon women's tennis team closed out conference play with a pair of wins over Salem College on Sunday. The Lady Hawks won both matches 9-0 and pushed their winning streak to 12 matches.

Huntingdon (17-1) claimed the Great South Athletic Conference regular-season title with a 10-0 conference record.

Taylor Clark, Farrah Mahan and Deidre Corbin each won two singles matches and two doubles matches on Sunday. In the first match, Clark (No. 1), Britni Thibodeau (No. 2), Hannah Still (No. 3), Micaela White (No. 4), Mahan (No. 5) and Corbin (No. 6) were the singles winners. The teams of Katie Scott-White (No. 1), Clark-Rory Wilson (No. 2) and Mahan-Corbin (No. 3) won in doubles.

In the second match, Clark (No. 1), Still (No. 2), Scott (No. 3), Mahan (No. 4), Corbin (No. 5) and Wilson (No. 6) won in singles. The teams of Still-Thibodeau (No. 1), Clark-Mahan (No. 2) and Corbin-Arielle Barraca (No. 3) won in doubles.

Huntingdon returns to action on Saturday at Montevallo.

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