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Feb 26, 2021

Women’s Tennis To Face No. 14 Georgia Tech and Kennesaw State

Clemson, S.C. — The Clemson women’s tennis team (5-5, 0-2 ACC) is set for another weekend of home action as it takes on No. 14 Georgia Tech (8-5, 1-1 ACC) and Kennesaw State (2-3, 0-0 ASUN). The Yellow Jackets and Tigers will take the court on Saturday at 2 p.m., marking the first time that Head Coach Christy Lynch will face her former team and alma mater. On Sunday, Clemson will face Kennesaw State at 5 p.m.

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Georgia Tech Ranked Players

No. 5 Kenya Jones/Victoria Flores

No. 13 Kenya Jones
No. 56 Victoria Flores
No. 123 Gia Cohen

Series History:

Last Meeting (Feb. 28, 2020): Georgia Tech won 5-2 at home
Series Record: 29-14 overall

Of Note:

  • It marks the 34th all-time meeting between Clemson and Georgia Tech
  • Christy Lynch will face her former team and alma mater for the first time as Clemson’s Head Coach
  • Last week, Kenya Jones knocked off No. 2 Estela Perez-Somarriba of Miami (3-6, 6-4, 6-4)
  • Against the Yellow Jackets last season, Tate Schroeder defeated No. 23 Kenya Jones
  • The last time Clemson defeated Georgia Tech was on April 4, 2015 (4-3)

Series History:

Last Meeting (Jan. 25, 2020): Clemson won 7-0 at home
Series Record: 1-0 overall

Of Note:

  • It marks the 2nd all-time meeting between Clemson and Kennesaw State
  • In their first match of the season, the Owls fell 2-5 to Georgia Tech with Valentina Taddia and Ji Youn Lee winning at No. 3 and 4, respectively