FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

September 22, 2014

 

KIM DAIGLE NAMED LITTLE EAST CONFERENCE 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, victory over Western Connecticut on Sept. 20. This is the second time this season Daigle has received this accolade.

 

Daigle partnered with senior Chelsea Brown (Wallingford, CT) at No. 1 doubles to top Western Connecticut’s pairing of freshman Lianne Maynard (Milford, CT) and sophomore Olivia Mauro (Harwinton, CT), 8-3. No. 2 singles saw Daigle defeat Western Connecticut junior Angelica Jara (Patterson, NY) (6-1, 6-0), to move her singles record to 6-1 on the year.

 

 

 

Head Coach Adam Spring has the Anchorwomen sitting at 7-0 overall and 2-0 in Little East action.

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will continue Little East Conference action at UMass Dartmouth on Tuesday, Sept. 23 (3:30 p.m.).

 

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