Armstrong's Rumenov, Georgia College's Johnson Named Tennis Players of the Week

Armstrong's Rumenov, Georgia College's Johnson Named Tennis Players of the Week

Men's Player of the Week

Georgi Rumenov, Armstrong Atlantic State
Sophomore • Barcelona, Spain

Rumenov helped the No. 3-ranked Pirates open up their Peach Belt slate successfully by winning his singles and doubles match against No. 13 Augusta State in a rematch of the 2011 PBC Championship match ...Rumenov beat No. 30-ranked Bernardo Fernandes, 6-2, 6-1, at No. 1 singles, then teamed with Mikk Irdoja to knock off the No. 20-ranked doubles duo of Henrique Boturao and Fernandes, 8-4, at No. 1 doubles.

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Women's Player of the Week

May Johnson, Georgia College
Jr. • Sydney, Australia

Johnson went undefeated in all four of her matches, taking down UNC Pembroke’s Mia Winterbottom 6-0, 7-5 at the No. 1 singles slot, while pairing with Michelle Ligner to take down Winterbottom and Hannah Herlocker 8-3 in No. 1 doubles action. In GC’s second match of the week, Johnson won at No. 1 singles in straight sets, 6-2, 6-0 over Clark Atlanta’s Vanessa Jean-Baptiste. She would then team with Sara Roberts to defeat the duo of Keva Palmer and Jean-Baptiste 8-3.

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