Women's Tennis - Tue, Apr. 17, 2012
Georgetown College women's tennis had a solid week this
past week, the second to last before heading into postseason play. The Tigers
(7-13) went 2-1 with wins over University of the Cumberlands and Centre
College. They finished the week against a tough Lincoln Memorial team for the
"We started the week strong with a 7-2 win over Centre
and then came home for a rainout make up against conference opponent
Cumberlands," said GC coach Jessica Cunningham. "That was an awesome match. We
started strong, winning two of the three doubles matches and then never looked
The win secured a third seed in the upcoming Mid-South
Conference tournament, starting Friday at the Boone Tennis Center in Lexington.
Georgetown will face University of Pikeville at 8:30 am
in one of the three quarterfinal matches Friday morning. Cumberlands will face
University of Virginia at Wise and Campbellsville University will battle
Shawnee State in the other two 8:30 am matches. The GC/UPike winner will play
the CU/SSU winner at 2 pm, while UC/UVa-Wise winner gets Lindsey Wilson College
in the other semifinal.
The finals are set for 11 am Saturday. Click HERE for the
tournament bracket and updates.
GC started the week with a 7-2 win over Centre in
CC picked up wins at the No. 1 doubles and No. 1 singles,
but lost in all other matches in straight sets.
Thompson and Emily Krick picked up the Tigers lone doubles point against the
Railsplitters. Krick won her singles match, 7-6, 4-6, 10-6, securing the only
other GC point against LMU.