FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

September 21, 2015

 

DAYNA REILLY NAMED LITTLE EAST
WOMEN’S TENNIS ROOKIE OF THE WEEK

Providence, R.I.-Rhode Island College sophomore Dayna Reilly (Swansea, 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 LEC foe Western Connecticut on Saturday.

 

Reilly paired with junior Julie Reddy (Smithfield, RI) at No. 1 doubles to top Western’s pairing of senior Angelica Jara (Patterson, NY) and sophomore Lianne Maynard (Milford, CT), 8-4.

 

 

 

Reilly then cruised past Maynard in two sets (6-0, 6-1) at No. 1 singles as the Anchorwomen earned their fifth consecutive victory.

 

Reilly is 4-2 at No. 1 singles, while posting a 3-3 mark at No. 1 doubles on the season.

 

Head Coach Adam Spring’s team is currently 5-1 overall and 2-0 in Little East action and riding a five-match winning streak

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will continue Little East Conference action at home against UMass Dartmouth on Tuesday, Sept. 22 (3:30 p.m.).

 

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