Albertus Magnus College
Women's Tennis Weekly Preview
Albertus Magnus (2-1)
Mt. Ida (1-2)
Sat., Sept. 16 • 1 p.m. • New Haven, Conn.
Albertus Magnus (2-1)
Sun., Sept. 17 • 12 p.m. • East Elmhurst, NY
A NEW WEEK
This weekend the Albertus Magnus College women's tennis team opens up GNAC play on Saturday afternoon with a home contest against Mount Ida before hitting the road on Sunday afternoon to face Vaughn College.
GAME ONE HIGHLIGHTS
- The Falcons fell to Division II opponent the University of New Haven.
- In No. 2 doubles, freshman Jessica Coughlin (Durham, Conn.) and junior Izzy Sabino (Cheshire, Conn.) battled to an 8-4 setback against Stephanie Gonzalez and Angela Mercurio.
- Sabino lead the Falcons in singles as well, falling 6-2, 6-2 in the No. 3 slot against Caitlyn Burridge.
GAME TWO HIGHLIGHTS
- Albertus Magnus won all six matches.
- Nallely Magana (East Haven, Conn.) and Lakhena Rath (Danbury, Conn.) netted an 8-0 win at No. 3
- Duo Jessica Coughlin (Durham, Conn.) and Kelsea Wildman (Hamden, Conn.) raced past their opponent, 8-0, at No. 2
- No. 1, Alicia Weaver (Bethel, Conn.) and Izzy Sabino (Cheshire, Conn.) earned their first win of the season as pair, 8-4.
ALL-TIME VS MT. IDA
Albertus Magnus and Mt. Ida are tied overall in the all-time series, 4-4
LAST TIME VS MT. IDA
Game (10/5/16): Albertus Magnus 6 | Mt. Ida 3 – RECAP/BOX SCORE
ALL-TIME VS VAUGHN
Albertus Magnus leads Vaughn in the all-time series 4-0.
LAST TIME VAUGHN
Game (9/24/16): Albertus Magnus 9 | Vaughn 0 – RECAP/BOX SCORE
THIS YEAR NOTES
- The Falcons welcome two newcomers to the club in 2017.
- Head Coach Bob Migliorini enters the season with an overall record of 24-41.
- Albertus Magnus returns five players from last year's squad.
- Senior Kelsea Wildman was named captain for the 2017 season.
- Head Coach Bob Migliorini welcomes a new assistant coach and alum Daniel Constantinidi.
GNAC WOMEN'S TENNIS PRESEASON POLL
LINK: Complete Release
The Albertus Magnus College women's tennis team was picked to finish sixth in the 2017 Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Preseason Coaches' Poll.
The Falcons return to action next week against Johnson & Wales and Simmons.