2016-17 Women's Tennis News

February 19, 2017
Women’s Tennis Falls To Nationally Ranked Columbus State
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University women’s tennis team hosted its first Peach Belt Conference home match of the season on Sunday morning at Newman Tennis Center and fell in straight sets to nationally ranked Columbus State.

February 16, 2017
Women’s Tennis To Celebrate 25th Anniversary Of First PBC Championship During Homecoming Weekend
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University athletic department will celebrate the 25th anniversary of the 1992 women’s tennis Peach Belt Conference Championship during the 2017 AU Homecoming Week February 13-18.

February 10, 2017
Augusta Defeated In 5-4 Heartbreaker To Emmanuel
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University women’s tennis team endured it first loss of the 2017 season in a 5-4 non-conference loss to the Emmanuel College Lions.

February 9, 2017
Women’s Tennis Walks Away With 5-4 Win Over Belmont Abbey
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University women’s tennis team hosted Belmont Abbey on Thursday afternoon at Newman Tennis Center and survived a 5-4 non-conference match for their fourth-straight win.

February 4, 2017
Women’s Tennis Wins 5-4 Over Barton In First Road Match
SUMTER, S.C. – The Augusta University women’s tennis team played their first match of the 2017 season on the road and won 5-4 against Barton College in a neutral site, non-conference matchup on Saturday at the Palmetto Tennis Center.

February 1, 2017
Women’s Tennis Takes Care Of Clark Atlanta, 7-2, In Season Opener
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University women’s tennis team hosted the Clark-Atlanta Panthers on Wednesday afternoon at Newman Tennis Center for the 2017 season opener and won 7-2 in the non-conference match

December 29, 2016
Augusta University Announces 2017 Women’s Tennis Schedule
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta University women’s tennis coach Michael McGrath announced the 2017 schedule that begins in February and features 17 total matches.

November 23, 2016
Women’s & Men's Tennis Ranked Nationally In The Top 50
TEMPE, Ariz. – The Augusta University men’s and women’s tennis teams are ranked amongst the top-50 teams in the nation in the 2016 Oracle/ITA Collegiate Tennis Division II National Fall Rankings, as announced on Tuesday by Oracle and the Intercollegiate Tennis Association. The Lady Jaguars sit No. 42 in the preseason ITA list and the Augusta men are ranked No. 49.

November 19, 2016
Men’s & Women’s Tennis Ranked Ninth In First Regional Rankings Of 2016-17 Season
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University men’s and women’s tennis teams are each ranked ninth in the first regional rankings of the 2016-17 season from the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA).

September 30, 2016
Women’s Tennis Reveals 2016-17 Signing Class Featuring Five Freshmen
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University women’s tennis team signed five new student-athletes for the 2016-17 season. The five new faces will join senior Monica Gonzalez and junior Amelia Pinoargote for the upcoming spring season that begins in February 2017.

July 22, 2016
Women’s & Men’s Tennis Named ITA All-Academic Teams, 11 Earn Scholar-Athlete Award
TEMPE, Ariz. – The Intercollegiate Tennis Association announced its 2016 Academic Awards on Thursday, July 21 and the Augusta Jaguars men’s and women’s tennis teams both earned the All-Academic Team award. All six Jaguar women from 2015-16 also picked up the ITA Scholar-Athlete accolade, while five from the men’s squad earned it as well.