The Brenau University tennis team slipped from second to third in the NAIA rankings, but is still set in the top five with 293 points. The Golden Tigers were edged out of second by Auburn Montgomery, who received the last four first-place votes and 305 points. The Warhawks claimed its seventh-straight Southern States Athletic Conference Tournament Championship with a 5-2 victory over then-No. 2 Brenau on April 20.
For the second-consecutive week Xavier sits atop the sixth regular-season edtion of the 2013 NAIA Women’s Tennis Coaches’ Poll, the national office announced Tuesday. The Gold Nuggets received 8-of-12 first-place votes for 308 points and edged Auburn Montgomery by three points for the top spot.