April 18, 2011


Werchadlo Named Little East Men's Tennis Rookie of the Week

Providence, R.I.-Freshman Alex Werchadlo (Woonsocket, RI) was named the Little East Conference Men's Tennis Rookie of the Week for his performance in a 3-0 week for the Anchormen. It is the second time this season he has received this honor.


He went undefeated at No. 2 singles and No. 1 doubles to post a 3-0 mark at both spots in the lineup. For the season, Werchadlo is 8-1 at No. 2 singles and 7-2 at No. 1 doubles.



Freshman Alex Werchadlo


The Anchormen improved to 7-3 overall and 3-0 in the Little East with wins over Clark (5-4) on April 11, Bridgewater State (7-2) on April 15 and UMass Boston (9-0) on April 16.


In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will continue Little East Conference play at UMass Dartmouth on Tuesday, April 19.