FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

September 1, 2014

 

KIM DAIGLE NAMED LITTLE EAST
WOMEN’S TENNIS ROOKIE OF THE WEEK

Providence, R.I.-Rhode Island College freshman Kim Daigle (Sterling, MA) was named the Little East Conference Women’s Tennis Rookie of the Week for her performance in the Anchorwomen’s, 9-0, win over Wentworth on Saturday afternoon.

 

Daigle paired with senior captain Chelsea Brown (Wallingford, CT) at No. 1 doubles to defeat Wentworth junior Caitlin Corcoran (Brockton, MA) and classmate Nicole McColgan (Tewksbury, MA), 8-1.

 

 

 

She then won a three-set (4-6, 6-2, 6-2) bout with Corcoran at No. 2 singles for her first collegiate singles win.

 

Head Coach Adam Spring’s club, the Little East Conference Preseason No. 1 selection, is currently 1-0. In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will host Clark on Tuesday, Sept. 2 (4 p.m.).

 

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