For Immediate Release


October 2, 2006


Julie Bannon Named Little East
Womenís Tennis Rookie of the Week


Providence, RIóRhode Island College freshman Julie Bannon (Narragansett, RI) was named the Little East Conference Womenís Tennis Rookie of the Week for the third time this season.


Bannon went 3-0 at both number six singles and number three doubles in a 3-0 week for the Anchorwomen. Rhode Island College earned victories over Johnson & Wales (8-1) on Sept. 26, Endicott (6-3) on Sept. 28 and Little East Conference rival Bridgewater State (6-3) on Sept. 30. She is 9-0 at number six singles and 10-1 at number three doubles for 14.0 points on the season.


Head Coach Kelly Chartierís team is 8-1 overall and 4-0 in the Little East Conference.


In upcoming action, RIC will host UMass Boston on Oct. 3, Clark on Oct. 5 and travel to Plymouth State on Oct. 7.