THE FLATS — Georgia Tech men’s tennis (6-6, 1-2) will host No. 7 North Carolina (9-2, 2-0) on Friday and No. 44 Duke (6-8, 0-3) on Sunday at the Ken Byers Tennis Complex.
Last weekend, the Jackets had the week off after splitting matches with No. 21 Florida State and Clemson the weekend before. The Jackets fell to the Tigers in Clemson, 4-3 after defeating the Seminoles at home, 4-3.
The Tar Heels have been on fire as of late, winning two in a row including four out of their last five. In their last match, the Tar Heels defeated Virginia Tech, 7-0.
The Blue Devils, meanwhile are 1-2 in their last three matches with a victory over No. 23 Penn, and losses to Virginia Tech and No. 2 Wake Forest.
On the season, Carlos Divar and Phillip Gresk have both been a steady force for the Yellow Jackets. As doubles partners the two have accumulated for a 9-2 record, winning their last six matches.
In singles, Divar ranks No. 30 in the latest ITA poll and has an overall record of 9-3, while Gresk has an overall record of 10-5 in singles.
WHAT: Two Duel Matches
WHO: North Carolina and Georgia Tech, and Duke and Georgia Tech
WHEN: Friday, March 15 (North Carolina), Sunday March 17 (Duke)
WHERE: Ken Byers Tennis Complex on the campus of Georgia Tech, Atlanta, Ga.
PARKING: Friday (Family Housing), Sunday (McCamish Pavilion)
-Results will be posted at the end of play to RamblinWreck.com
-There will be live scoring and a live stream
-The lineups will be decided at the start of competition
Friday, March 15
5:30 p.m. — Georgia Tech vs North Carolina
Sunday, March 17
12:00 p.m. — Georgia Tech vs Duke