2012-13 North Georgia Women's Tennis News

May 29, 2013
North Georgia Wins Three PBC Annual Awards
HILTON HEAD, S.C. – The University of North Georgia athletic department brought home three awards from the Peach Belt Conference as announced at the PBC awards dinner at the annual meetings on Tuesday night.

April 10, 2013
Women's Tennis Wraps up Season with 6-3 Victory Over Newberry, 32nd-Ranked Men Fall 5-4
NEWBERRY, S.C. - The University of North Georgia tennis teams wrapped up the 2013 regular-season on the road at Newberry College. The women finished their season strong with their third win in a row, a 6-3 victory over the Wolves, while the men dropped a heartbreaker 4-5.

April 9, 2013
Women Conquer USC Aiken 5-2, #32 Men Fall 2-5 to 30th-Ranked Pacers
DAHLONEGA, Ga. - The University of North Georgia tennis teams split their matches with the University of South Carolina Aiken as the Saint women claimed their final Peach Belt Conference match of the season 5-2 over the Pacers. The 30th-ranked Pacer men defeated the 32nd-ranked Saint men by a similar 5-2 score at the USC Aiken Tennis Complex.

April 7, 2013
Women's Tennis Wins 5-4 Over Montevallo
MONTEVALLO, Ala. – A day after dropping an extremely close decision on the road, the University of North Georgia women's tennis team bounced back by winning a similarly close Peach Belt Conference match 5-4 over the University of Montevallo.

April 6, 2013
Women's Tennis Falls Just Short in 4-5 Loss to #32 Clayton State
MORROW, Ga. – The University of North Georgia women's tennis team pushed the 32nd-ranked Clayton State University Lakers to the brink Saturday afternoon, but ultimately fell just short as the Lakers won the Peach Belt Conference match 5-4.

April 4, 2013
Women's Tennis Match at Clark Atlanta Cancelled
DAHLONEGA, Ga. – The tennis match between the University of North Georgia and Clark Atlanta University, which was scheduled for Saturday, Apr. 6, has been cancelled due to time constraints.

April 3, 2013
Tennis Squads Sweep Carson-Newman with Matching 8-1 Victories
WOODSTOCK, Ga. – The University of North Georgia men's and women's tennis squads claimed identical 8-1 victories over Carson-Newman College Wednesday afternoon at the Eagle Watch Neighborhood in Woodstock, Ga in a neutral location match.

April 2, 2013
#32 Men's Tennis Claims 7-2 Win Over #26 Young Harris, Women Fall 7-2 to #34 Mountain Lions
DAHLONEGA, Ga. – The 32nd-ranked University of North Georgia men's tennis team captured a 7-2 Peach Belt Conference victory over the 26th-ranked Mountain Lions of Young Harris College Tuesday afternoon. The 34th-ranked Young Harris women defeated the Saint women by an identical 7-2 score at the North Georgia Tennis Complex.

March 29, 2013
Women's Tennis Earns 5-4 Win Over Lander, #32 Men Fall 2-7 to #7 Bearcat Men
DAHLONEGA, Ga. – The University of North Georgia women's tennis team did something Friday afternoon that they have never done before: beat Lander University. The Saint women claimed a 5-4 victory over the Bearcat women at the North Georgia Tennis Complex while the 32nd-ranked men's team fell 7-2 to the No. 7 Lander men.

March 26, 2013
Tennis Matches with Newberry and Lenoir-Rhyne Cancelled
DAHLONEGA, Ga. – For the second time this season, the University of North Georgia tennis teams' matches against Newberry College have been cancelled while Saturday's home match against Lenoir-Rhyne University has also been cancelled.

March 20, 2013
Women's Tennis Earns 8-1 Win Over North Greenville, Men Win 7-2
TIGERVILLE, S.C. – The University of North Georgia men's and women's tennis teams each collected a win Wednesday afternoon, the third in a row for both programs, as the Saints swept the Crusaders of North Greenville University in non-conference action.

March 19, 2013
Saint Men and Women Defeat Belmont Abbey 8-1 in Tennis
BELMONT, N.C. – The University of North Georgia men's and women's tennis teams each continued their non-conference Spring Break road trip with wins over Belmont Abbey College. The No. 30 Saint men earned an 8-1 win over the Crusaders while North Georgia's women stepped up to claim an 8-1 victory.

March 18, 2013
Tennis Matches at Belmont Abbey Rescheduled
BELMONT, N.C. – The University of North Georgia men's and women's tennis matches at Belmont Abbey College that were originally scheduled for today, Monday, Mar. 18 have been moved back to Tuesday, Mar. 19 at 2:00 p.m. due to the threat of inclement weather.

March 17, 2013
North Georgia Men and Women Claim 9-0 Wins Over Lees McRae
SALISBURY, N.C. – The University of North Georgia men's and women's tennis teams each stepped out of their Peach Belt Conference schedule Sunday with a dual match against Lees McRae College in Salisbury, N.C., a neutral location for both schools. The 30th-ranked Saint men earned a 9-0 victory over the Bobcats with the women earning a similar 9-0 victory.

March 15, 2013
Georgia College Deals Saint Men and Women 7-2 Losses
DAHLONEGA, Ga. – Friday afternoon, the University of North Georgia men's and women's tennis teams dropped a pair of Peach Belt Conference matches to Georgia College, ranked 18th-nationally in both men's and women's tennis. The Bobcats claimed matching 7-2 decisions at the North Georgia Tennis Complex.

March 15, 2013
North Georgia Student-Athletes Share Love of Sports with Elementary School Students
GAINESVILLE, Ga. – For many great athletes, their passion for sports started in with someone who had succeeded at a particular sport sharing their love of the game. Perhaps that will be the case at Sardis Enrichment School following a pair of visits by several University of North Georgia student-athletes.

March 13, 2013
Men's and Women's Tennis Claims Matching 7-2 Victories Over Georgia Southwestern
AMERICUS, Ga. – The University of North Georgia men's and women's tennis teams both went on the road Wednesday afternoon and claimed matching 7-2 wins over Georgia Southwestern State University in Peach Belt Conference action.

March 9, 2013
Augusta State Defeats North Georgia 7-2 in Men's Tennis, 8-1 in Women's
DAHLONEGA, Ga. – The University of North Georgia men's and women's tennis teams continued their Peach Belt Conference schedule Saturday as the Saints hosted Augusta State University at the North Georgia Tennis Complex. The Jaguar men, ranked ninth in the nation by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) and fourth in the Southeast Region, defeated the Saint men 7-2 while the No. 46 ASU women, ninth in the region, defeated North Georgia's women 8-1.

March 3, 2013
Both Tennis Teams Fall 5-4 at Flagler
ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. – Following a bout with the No. 1 teams in the nation Saturday, the University of North Georgia men's and women's tennis teams continued their long road trek with a trip to Flagler College down in St. Augustine, Fla. where the Saints battled hard in a marathon match that lasted nearly six and a half hours. The Flagler Saints were able to hold off North Georgia, earning 5-4 victories in both the men's and women's matches.

March 2, 2013
No. 1 Armstrong Claims Pair of 9-0 Victories Over Saints in Tennis
SAVANNAH, Ga. – The University of North Georgia men's and women's tennis teams traveled to Savannah, Ga. Saturday afternoon to take on their toughest opponent of the season, top-ranked Armstrong Atlantic State University. The Pirates are ranked No. 1 by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association for both men and women and proved how good they are with a pair of 9-0 wins Saturday afternoon.

February 27, 2013
Saints Tennis Sweep Mars Hill on the Road, Women Win 8-1
MARS HILL, N.C. – The University of North Georgia men's and women's tennis teams both defeated the Mountain Lions of Mars Hill College Wednesday afternoon. The 23rd-ranked men (3-2) won 9-0 while the women (1-5) claimed an 8-1 victory over the Southeast Region opponent.

February 25, 2013
Tennis Matches at Brevard to be Rescheduled Due to Weather
DAHLONEGA, Ga. – Due to nearly a 100% chance of rain on Tuesday in Brevard, N.C., the University of North Georgia and Brevard College have agreed to reschedule their men's and women's tennis matches to a later date. The date for the match will be announced at a later time.

February 24, 2013
Women's Tennis Falls 3-6 at Home to UNC Pembroke
DAHLONEGA, Ga. - The University of North Georgia women's tennis team's Peach Belt Conference match with the University of North Carolina Pembroke came down to the final two singles matches playing on the court Sunday afternoon. When it was all said and done, the Braves escaped Dahonega with a 6-3 win that came down to the final few points in a tiebreaker at No. 6 singles.

February 24, 2013
Women's Tennis, Softball Alter Sunday Schedules
DAHLONEGA, Ga. – Two teams for the University of North Georgia have had their Sunday schedules altered. Both the women's tennis team and the softball team will move their schedules back.

February 21, 2013
Tennis Matches with USC Aiken Rescheduled
DAHLONEGA, Ga. – Due to the threat of inclement weather on Saturday afternoon, the Peach Belt Conference tennis match between the University of North Georgia and the University of South Carolina Aiken have been rescheduled to Tuesday, Apr. 9.

February 16, 2013
No. 23 Men's Tennis Fall 4-5, Women 1-8 to Nationally-Ranked Francis Marion
DAHLONEGA, Ga. – The University of North Georgia men's and women's tennis teams battled hard Saturday, but were unable to claim a win over the nationally-ranked tennis teams from Francis Marion University. The Saints' men's team, ranked No. 23 in the nation, fell 4-5 to the 20th-ranked Patriots while the Saint women fell 1-8 to the 10th-ranked women of FMU at the North Georgia Tennis Complex.

February 13, 2013
Women's Tennis Suspends Play with Brenau, Will Resume on Thursday
DAHLONEGA, Ga. – The University of North Georgia women's tennis team had to suspend its solo match with Brenau University Wednesday afternoon after completing the doubles portion. Play will resume on Thursday, Feb. 14 at 3:00 p.m.

February 13, 2013
Women's Tennis Falls 8-1 to NAIA No. 3 Brenau
DAHLONEGA, Ga. – The University of North Georgia women's tennis team battled hard over two days and less than ideal conditions at the North Georgia Tennis Complex, but ultimately fell 8-1 to Brenau University, ranked No. 3 in NAIA women's tennis.

February 11, 2013
Tuesday Tennis Matches with Newberry Rescheduled
DAHLONEGA, Ga. – The tennis matches between the University of North Georgia and Newberry College have been rescheduled for March 26. The Saints and Wolves will now play at 2:00 p.m. that day.

February 6, 2013
Tennis Splits with Shorter, Women Fall 4-5
DAHLONEGA, Ga. – The University of North Georgia men's and women's tennis teams were finally able to start their 2013 Spring schedules Wednesday afternoon after having last weekend's matches postponed due to inclement weather. The nationally 23rd-ranked men took down the Hawks of Shorter University 5-4 while the women fell 4-5 to the Hawks at the North Georgia Tennis Complex.

February 2, 2013
Women's Tennis Suspends Play with Clark-Atlanta Due to Weather, Lenoir-Rhyne Match Postponed as Well
DAHLONEGA, Ga. – Due to inclement weather on Saturday afternoon, the University of North Georgia women's tennis match against Clark-Atlanta University was suspended midway through the doubles portion of the match.

September 24, 2012
Weekly Athletics Release Five – Monday, September 24, 2012

September 23, 2012
Tennis Completes Time in ITA Southeast Region Championships with Strong Showing
SUMTER, S.C. – The North Georgia College & State University men's and women's tennis teams were in action again this past weekend as they competed in the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) Southeast Regional Championships.

September 18, 2012
Tennis Opens Fall 2012 Season with Strong Showing in Columbus Fall Invitational
COLUMBUS, Ga. – The North Georgia College & State University men's and women's tennis teams began their 2012 fall campaign this past weekend at the Columbus State University Fall Invitational. Within the field of four men's teams and five women's were six teams ranked in the top-25 of the nation giving the Saints some of the best competition they could hope to face to start the year.