MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. - The No. 4-ranked Armstrong State University women's tennis team picked up a 9-0 Peach Belt Conference victory over No. 31-ranked Georgia College on Friday afternoon at the Centennial Center Tennis Facility in Milledgeville, Ga.
The Pirates improve to 14-2 overall and 6-0 in the Peach Belt Conference with the win, stretching their current regular season league winning streak to 154, dating back to 2003. Georgia College falls to 6-7 overall and 3-3 in the league with the loss. Armstrong State returns to action on Saturday, traveling to No. 7 Columbus State for a 1 p.m. PBC showdown with the Cougars.
Armstrong State swept all three doubles matches from the Bobcats, taking a 3-0 lead heading into singles play. The No. 3-ranked duo of Lena Lutzeier and Diana Stomlega defeated Jenna Kelly and Emma Niemi, 8-4, at No. 1 doubles, while Alice Patch and Tamri Chalaganidze downed Macy Polk and Hannah Serdinia, 8-4, at No. 2 doubles. Paula Boixader Roca and Tatjana Stoll completed the doubles sweep with an 8-3 win over Kristen Jones and Camilla Negrini at No. 3 doubles.
In singles play, the Pirates won all six matches in straight sets, beginning with No. 5 Lutzeier's 6-2, 6-4 win over Polk at No. 1 singles. Boixader Roca downed Kelly, 6-2, 6-3, at No. 2 singles, then No. 17-ranked Stoll defeated Negrini, 6-2, 6-3, at No. 3 singles. No. 22-ranked Stomlega knocked off Serdinia, 6-0, 6-2, at No. 4 singles while Chalaganidze downed Niemi, 6-1, 6-2, at No. 5 singles. Patch finished off the sweep with a 6-3, 6-4 win over Negrini at No. 6 singles.