FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

September 22, 2015

 

REDDY STAYS UNBEATEN AS ANCHORWOMEN WIN SIXTH STRAIGHT MATCH

Providence, R.I.-Rhode Island College junior Julie Reddy (Smithfield, RI) remained undefeated at No. 3 singles and earned a victory at No. 1 doubles with sophomore partner Dayna Reilly (Swansea, MA) to help the Anchorwomen earn their sixth straight victory, besting LEC foe UMass Dartmouth, 6-3, at the RIC Tennis Courts on Tuesday afternoon.

 

Reddy and Reilly opened doubles play for the Anchorwomen (6-1, 3-0 LEC) by topping the Corsairs (2-3, 1-1 LEC) pairing of freshman Jenna Lahaie (Lakeville, MA) and senior Maggie LeBrun (Mattapoisett, MA), 8-6, at the No. 1 pairing.

 

Senior Sadie Campanella (Chepachet, RI) and junior Jorgie Martin (Greenville, RI) ensured that RIC would have an advantage going into singles play by topping sophomore Kerry Magoon (Marshfield, MA) and freshman Kaela Dunn (North Attleboro, MA), 8-3, at the No. 2 pairing.

 

 

 Junior Julie Reddy

 

No. 3 doubles saw the Corsairs come out on top as sophomore Mollie McCaffrey (Taunton, MA) and senior Kristen Rose (North Dartmouth, MA) bested RIC senior Tressa Cannata (Cranston, RI) and sophomore Laura Nastasi (Smithville, NJ)   8-6.

 

Reigning LEC Co-Player of the Week Reilly topped Lahaie (6-4, 6-1) at the No. 1 flight with Campanella topping Magoon (6-1, 6-0) at No. 2 singles.

 

Reddy cruised to her seventh victory of the season at No. 3 singles, topping LeBrun (6-2, 6-3). Cannata bested Rose (6-4, 6-1) at No. 4 singles to round out the RIC victories for the day.

 

McCaffrey topped Nastasi (6-1, 6-0) at No. 5 singles with Dunn beating Martin (6-4, 6-1) at No. 6 singles to secure two points in singles action for UMD.

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will continue Little East Conference action at UMass Boston on Saturday, Sept. 26 (1 p.m.).

 

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