September 23, 2008

Holy Cross To Open New Courts Against Merrimack

Sept. 23, 2008

Holy Cross Women's Tennis (Overall: 0-0; Last Week: 0-0)

Scoreboard: Siena Invitational, Schenectady, N.Y., 9/20-21, No Team Scores

Schedule: Wednesday, Sept. 24 at Providence, Providence, R.I., 4:00 p.m.
Saturday, Sept. 27 at Stonehill, Easton, Mass., 10:00 a.m.
Sunday, Sept. 28 vs. Merrimack, Worcester, Mass., 2:00 p.m.

  • The Holy Cross women's tennis team will return to action when they travel to Providence, R.I., to meet Providence on Wednesday, Sept. 24 at 4:00 p.m. The Crusaders will then play at Stonehill on Saturday, Sept. 27 at 10:00 a.m. Holy Cross will then play the first match on the new Holy Cross Tennis Courts, when it meets Merrimack on Sunday, Sept. 28 at 2:00 p.m.

  • Junior Kristen Meahl (Falmouth, Maine) received the Siena Invitational Sportsmanship Award along with Ashley Rissolo of Providence.

  • Freshman Carolyn Chandley (Worcester, Mass.) won her first three collegiate matches to win the Singles C-Flight championship at the Siena Invitational, while junior Kathryn Wilkie (Oak Brook, Ill.) won the D-Flight title.

  • Freshman Emily Marr (Holden, Mass.) also had a strong collegiate debut as she advanced all the way to the B-Flight finals.

  • Last spring season, the Crusaders lost a close match at Providence on April 15, by a score of 4-3.