AUGUSTA, Ga. – The nationally-ranked Jaguars took down rival USC Aiken in a Peach Belt Conference match at Newman Tennis Center Thursday, April 16 in the last regular-season home match of 2015.
The match marked the last home event for GRU senior Aida Castany, the two-year senior from Barcelona, Spain.
Ranked No. 48 according to the Intercollegiate Tennis Association, GRU Augusta moved to 15-4 overall and 8-4 in the Peach Belt Conference with the league victory over the Pacers. GRU Augusta swept the doubles competition in all three matches, with Castany and Maria Nadal winning in the second slot 8-1.
The Jags have one more regular-season match scheduled for Sunday, April 19 at Lander in Greenwood, S.C., for a 1:00 p.m., Peach Belt Conference match.
#48 GRU Augusta 6, USC Aiken 1
1. Monica Gonzalez (GRUWT15) vs. Shauna Williams (USCAW) unfinished
2. Gisela Font (GRUWT15) def. Sarah Bernos (USCAW) 6-3, 6-4
3. Oliver Veskovac (USCAW) def. Aida Castany (GRUWT15) 6-2, 6-3
4. Maria Pimentel (GRUWT15) vs. Kayla Calvert (USCAW) unfinished
5. Maria Nadal (GRUWT15) def. Marie A. Habiyaremye (USCAW) 2-6, 7-5, 10-6
6. Amelia Pinoargote (GRUWT15) def. Sabrina Tam (USCAW) 6-3, 6-2
1. Monica Gonzalez/Amelia Pinoargote (GRUWT15) def. Sarah Bernos/Oliver Veskovac (USCAW) 8-4
2. Aida Castany/Maria Nadal (GRUWT15) def. Shauna Williams/Marie A. Habiyaremye (USCAW) 8-1
3. Maria Pimentel/Marie Vin (GRUWT15) def. Kayla Calvert/Sabrina Tam (USCAW) 8-5
USC Aiken 8-11, 3-8 PBC
GRU Augusta 15-4, 8-4; National ranking #48; Regional ranking #9
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