Monika Dancevic outlasted Christy Striplin
in a third-set tiebreaker at No. 2 singles to clinch 12th-ranked
Georgia's 5-2 victory over No. 6 Georgia Tech Wednesday at the Dan
Magill Tennis Center in Athens. [GT AA] [GA AA]
Junior Whitney Humphreys (6-1) tossed her second complete-game shutout in the opener, scattering three hits and striking out three and junior Brittany Barnes homered twice in the nightcap sparking a four-run seventh inning to lead No. 21 Georgia Tech (15-2) to a sweep over Chattanooga (7-9), 8-0 (6) and 6-5, on Wednesday at Glenn Field. [GT AA]
For the third straight year, Tech (19-10, 9-5) will face Miami in the first round. The No. 6-seeded Jackets meet No. 11 seed Miami at 8 p.m. today with the winner to face No. 3 seed Maryland. Tech has already beaten Miami twice and upset Maryland, then ranked No. 4, on Feb. 1. [KR, AJC]
The AJC's Karen Rosen rates the ACC teams.