Tennis Earns Fifth Straight Conference Championship!

2013 Agnes Scott College Tennis
2013 Agnes Scott College Tennis

The Agnes Scott tennis team won their fifth straight Great South Athletic Conference Championship this weekend defeating Spelman College 5-2 in the semi-finals before defeating top-ranked Huntingdon College 5-4 in the championship match. 

Prior to the tournament, the GSAC all-conference team was announced with Rachel Storz winning GSAC Player of the Year for the fourth year in a row.  Storz was named all-conference at number one singles, joining her was Mariel Herrera at #2 singles, Alex Cadle at #3, Claire Rinaldo at #5 and Alexis Mastmeier at #6.

Match results

Singles

No. 1: Rachel Storz (ASC) def. Taylor Clark (HC) 6-3, 6-3
No. 2: Mariel Herrera (ASC) def. Britni Thibodeau (HC) 6-3, 6-7(7), 7-5
No. 3: Katie Scott (HC) def. Alex Cadle (ASC) 6-3, 6-3
No. 4: Hannah Still (HC) def. Hannah Kraus (ASC) 6-4, 6-0
No. 5: Claire Rinaldo (ASC) def. Micaela White (HC) 3-6, 7-5, 6-3
No. 6: Farrah Mahan (HC) def. Anne Rinaldo (ASC) 6-1, 6-2

Doubles

No. 1: Storz-Cadle (ASC) def. Thibodeau-Still (HC) 8-2
No. 2: Scott-White (HC) def. Kraus-Herrera (ASC) 9-7
No. 3: C. Rinaldo-A. Rinaldo (ASC) def. Rory Wilson-Clark (HC) 8-6

Agnes Scott will go on to the first round of the NCAA tournament, the time and location will be announced later this week.

Agnes Scott Tennis

4 Year History

2012: Agnes Scott defeats Huntingdon, 5-2, in GSAC Championship, falls to Methodist in 1st Round of NCAA tournament.

2011: Agnes Scott defeats Huntingdon, 5-3, in GSAC Championship, defeats Principia in 1st round of NCAA tournament, falls to Emory in 2nd round.

2010: Agnes Scott defeats Huntingdon, 5-4, in GSAC Championship, falls to Methodist in 1st Round of NCAA tournament.

2009: Agnes Scott defeats Huntingdon, 5-2, in GSAC Championship, defeats Grove City in 1st Round of NCAA tournament, falls to Emory in 2nd round.