Each of the Auburn Montgomery tennis teams were ranked second in the sixth NAIA Coaches’ Top 25 poll released earlier today. Both squads clinched Southern States Athletic Conference titles last weekend in Montgomery.
The men (18-3) remained behind top-ranked Embry-Riddle, which received 310 points and nine first-place votes. AUM garnered one first-place tally and 299 points, just edging out third-ranked Vanguard, which earned two first-place votes and 297 total points.
Westmont (No. 4), Xavier (No. 5) and Bethany (No. 6) also held onto their positions from the previous poll. SSAC tournament runner-up Belhaven came in at 11th, while William Carey slipped seven spots to 14.
The women (13-8) swapped places with previous No. 2 Brenau after defeating the Golden Tigers in the SSAC Championship. AUM received four first-place votes 305 points.