FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

October 12, 2009

 

BANNON NAMED LITTLE EAST PLAYER
OF THE WEEK FOR SECOND TIME

Providence, RIóSenior Julie Bannon (Narragansett, RI) was named the Little East Conference Women's Tennis Player of the Week for the second time this season.

 

 

 

 Bannon posted a 2-0 mark at top-flight singles to power Rhode Island College to a pair of Little East victories. She earned a straight set victory over her opponent from UMass Boston (6-4, 6-1) in RIC's, 7-2, win over the Beacons on Oct. 6. Bannon completed the week with a three-set victory over her opponent from Plymouth State in an 8-1 win on Oct. 10. She went 1-1 in doubles action on the week.

 

For the season, she is 6-7 at No. 1 singles and 4-9 at No. 2 doubles. 

 

Head Coach Liz Barrette's team is currently 8-5 overall and 3-3 in the Little East Conference.

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will host Worcester State this afternoon at 3:30 p.m.

 

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