FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

September 17, 2012

 

CAMPANELLA NAMED LITTLE EAST
ROOKIE OF THE WEEK

Providence, RIóRhode Island College freshman Sadie Campanella (Chepachet, RI) was named the Little East Conference Womenís Tennis Rookie of the Week for her performance in a 2-0 week for the Anchorwomen.

 

Campanella helped Rhode Island College earn its first Little East victory this past weekend against UMass Boston. The freshman rallied to defeat her opponent in three sets (6-7, 6-4, 10-7) at No. 1 singles to help guide the Anchorwomen to a 9-0 sweep of the Beacons. Earlier in the week, she posted a straight-set victory (6-2, 6-1) over her opponent in RICís, 6-3, win over Gordon College.

 

 

 

Campanella is 3-3 at No. 1 singles on the season and is third on the team in singles victories. Campanella and sophomore Janice Wang (Branchburg, NJ) are a perfect 2-0 at No. 1 doubles so far in 2012, while Campanella and sophomore Chelsea Brown (Wallingford, CT) are 1-3 at No. 1 doubles this season.

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College hits the road to face UMass Dartmouth in Little East Conference action on Tuesday (3 p.m.).

 

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