Pirates take win over the weekend

By Carolina Garcia, Staff Writer

Over the weekend, the Armstrong Pirates took on Georgia College in Milledgeville. Both men’s and women’s tennis team took home victories for the weekend.

The men’s tennis team won 8-1, giving the Georgia College Bobcats their first loss of this season. The Pirates took all three doubles matches with duo Fernando Bogajo and Otakar Lucak defeated their opponents 8-2 at doubles. Marek Pesicka and Jan Porteset downed their opponents 8-5, while Pablo Gor and Ignacio Hernandez completed the doubles sweep with a 9-8 win.

The men took five of the six singles matches, with Bogajo starting the Pirates off with a 6-0, 6-0 win. Next, Gor downed his opponent 6-1, 6-3 at No. 2 singles, and Lucak defeated his opponent 6-1, 6-1. Hernandez continued the victory with a 7-5, 6-3 win, and Pesicka completed the 8-1 overall victory with a win, 6-4, 6-1.

The women’s tennis team remained undefeated over the weekend with a 9-0 sweep against Georgia College in Milledgeville. The tennis team moved to 8-0 for the season, ranking No. 1 overall in standings. Due Clara Perez and Lena Lutzeier started the Pirates sweep with an 8-2 victory in No. 1 doubles. Carolina Prats-Millan and Nicole Fossa Huergo beat their opponents 8-1 at No. 2 doubles, and Alejandra Cisneros and Diana Stomlega completed the sweep with an 8-2 victory. The Pirates then took all six singles matches, resulting in a 9-0 sweep over the Georgia College Bobcats.