FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

September 1, 2004

 

Mooney and Barrette to Captain
Rhode Island College Womenís Tennis

 

Providence, RIóRhode Island College senior Meghan Mooney (North Scituate, RI) and junior Liz Barrette (North Providence, RI) will captain the womenís tennis team for the 2004 season.

 

Mooney went 12-5 (.706) at number three singles and 12-4 (.750) at number one doubles for 18.0 points last season. She was also tied for first on the team in singles wins and was second in both doubles wins and points. Mooney is currently sixth in career points at RIC, seventh in singles victories and sixth in doubles victories.

 

She is a communications major and a 2001 graduate of Scituate High School.

 

Barrette, a co-captain last year, was 12-5 (.706) at number one singles and 13-4 (.765) at number one doubles for a team-high 18.5 points. Barrette tied a school-record for a season with 13 doubles wins and was tied for the team lead in singles wins. She is currently 13th in career points all-time at RIC, 18th in singles victories and ninth in doubles victories.

 

She is a physical/health education major and a 2001 graduate of the La Salle Academy.

 

Head Coach Kelly Chartierís team will open the season on Saturday, Sept. 4 when they host Salve Regina University at 1:00 p.m.

 

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