THE FLATS – The No. 2 Georgia Tech women’s tennis team opens a three-match road swing this weekend, visiting Pittsburgh and Boston College. First serve at Pitt on Friday is slated for 4 p.m. before the Jackets visit Boston College for an 11 a.m. first serve on Sunday.
THE SCENE: Coming off a pair of ACC wins at home this past weekend, the Jackets have four regular season matches left to the season, three of which take place on the road. Tech carries a 16-4 overall record into the weekend and an 8-2 league mark, which puts the Jackets second in the ACC standings.
Pittsburgh (6-11, 0-10 ACC) has dropped the past six matches, most recently a 4-3 setback against Clemson. The Panthers are 6-6 when competing at home this season.
Boston College (11-9, 3-8 ACC) hosts Notre Dame on Friday before welcoming Tech on Sunday. The Eagles have lost three of the past four matches, last defeating Pittsburgh on April 1.
ITA RANKINGS: The Jackets climbed two spots in the latest ITA rankings and boast a No. 2 national ranking. Below are the individual rankings:
No. 1 Paige Hourigan/Kenya Jones (Georgia Tech)
No. 61 Ida Jarlskog/Victoria Flores (Georgia Tech)
No. 75 Victoria Flores/Kenya Jones (Georgia Tech)
No. 87 Camila Moreno/Callie Frey (Pittsburgh)