FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

April 19, 2010

 

REBELLO NAMED LITTLE EAST
PLAYER OF THE WEEK

Providence, RI-Rhode Island College junior Nate Rebello (Pawtucket, RI) was named the Little East Conference Menís Tennis Player of the Week for his performance in three matches.

 

 

Rebello went 2-1 at both No. 2 singles and No. 2 doubles in a 1-2 week for Rhode Island College. The junior won a straight set decision (6-0, 6-1) at No. 2 singles and paired with junior Mike Aiello (Scituate, RI) for a win (8-3) at No. 2 doubles against Springfield on April 14. The Pawtucket, R.I. product continued his strong play of late, earning a straight set (6-0, 6-0) win at No. 2 singles as the Anchormen shut out Newbury, 9-0, on April 15. Rebello did not lose a game all day, as he and Aiello shut out their opposition at No. 2 doubles (8-0). 

 

For the season, he is 7-3 in singles and 6-4 in doubles matches.

 

Head Coach Lorne Teeterís team is currently 3-7 overall and 0-2 in the Little East.

 

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