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Grizzlies sweep Emmanuel in tennis

The Georgia Gwinnett women's tennis team took the top two doubles and singles matches en route to a 6-3 win over Emmanuel College on Tuesday at the GGC Tennis Facility.

The Grizzlies are 5-1 with their second victory over the Lions (5-9) this season.

Paloma Cortina and Shirley Vas moved to 6-0 in doubles this year with an 8-0 win. Rocio Fernandez and Joyce Oliveira also earned their sixth doubles with in an 8-3 performance.

Cortina remained unbeaten at first singles with a 6-0, 6-2 win while Fernandez added a 6-3, 6-2 victory.

Oliveira and Vas won at fourth and sixth singles, respectively.

The Grizzlies' lone defeat this season came in a 5-4 decision against NCAA opponent Georgia Southwestern.

Georgia Gwinnett has won a season-high three straight and looks to make it four Thursday in Lawrenceville against Milligan College (Tenn.) at 6 p.m.

GGC men 9, Emmanuel 0

Georgia Gwinnett rolled past Emmanuel Tuesday in Lawrenceville with a 9-0 victory to remain perfect on their inaugural season.

The Grizzlies (9-0) dropped only four total games on the day, posting 6-0, 6-0 wins in four singles matches.

The victory was GGC's second this season over EC (4-7).

Erik Moberg and Tony Kostadinov earned an 8-2 win at first doubles, while Hernan Hatem and Luke Morland chipped in an 8-2 victory at second doubles.

Georgia Gwinnet rolled through singles play in moving to 8-0 at home on the year.

The Grizzlies face Milligan College (Tenn.) on Thursday in Lawrenceville at 6 p.m.

GGC softball splits at Southern Wesleyan

Georgia Gwinnett used three hits from Halley Ingram to pick up its 10th win of the year in a doubleheader split Tuesday evening at Southern Wesleyan University in Central, S.C.

The Grizzlies suffered a 9-1 defeat in five innings before striking back with a 10-2 run-rule victory over the Warriors.

Ingram and Jordyn Fones each drove in two runs for GGC.

Georgia Gwinnett (10-17) managed only two hits and a score from Felicia Shelton in game one as SWU (18-12) scored all nine runs in the second inning. Tiffany Bailey tossed 2.2 scoreless innings in relief of Ashley Beyke.

In Game 2, Beyke (8-8) picked up the complete game win as the GGC bats came alive.

The Grizzlies scored two runs in the first inning and two more in the second before SWU cut it to 4-2.

A sixth-run fifth inning put GGC in control and Beyke held the Warriors scoreless in the bottom of the frame to end the game in five innings.

Eight of the nine batters in the Grizzly lineup had at least one hit in the game while Shelton and Marlee Morales each scored twice.