For a second straight year, the Stony Brook women's tennis team took home both America East Player and Rookie of the Year as senior Nini Lagvilava (Tbilisi, Georgia) and freshman Jackie Altansarnai (Hinsdale, Ill.) garnered the honors from the conference on Friday.
The Stony Brook men's tennis team's season came to an end with a 4-1 loss to UMBC at the America East Championships. Freshman Jose Morales (Bradenton, Fla.) was a winner at No. 3 singles to capture the Seawolves' only point.
The Stony Brook men's tennis team will open the 2013 America East Championships against UMBC Friday afternoon at 12:30 p.m. The Seawolves, seeded second, will face the No. 3 Retrievers on their home court.
On the heels of the 2013 America East Championships, the Stony Brook men's tennis team defeated Fairfield, 4-3, Monday afternoon at University Courts. The Seawolves rallied for four singles wins after losing the doubles point.
For a second straight week, a member of the Stony Brook men's tennis team has been named America East Player of the Week as freshman Marcelo Locatelli (Londrina, Brazil) garnered the award on Tuesday. [READ MORE]
Continuing its strong play over the last few weeks, the Stony Brook men's tennis team captured wins over Boston University and NJIT. Freshman Jose Morales went 2-0 at No. 3 singles and combined with sophomore Mons Knudtzon for a pair of doubles victories.