Women's Tennis 2009-10: Year in Review
The 2009-10 womens tennis season, which began in mid-September, came to a close in the Conference quarterfinals against the eventual Northeast-10 Champion Southern New Hampshire University Penmen. The Warriors finished with a 6-13 record overall after a tough non-Conference schedule against multiple NCAA tournament teams.
Dunn Earns Sportsmanship Award, Lucin All-Conference
SOUTH EASTON, MA Seniors Caitlin Dunn and Cristina Lucin of the womens tennis team were recognized by the Northeast-10 Conference Thursday for their accomplishments in the 2009-10 season.
Women's Tennis Eliminated by Top-Seeded SNHU in NE-10 Quarterfinals
MANCHESTER, NH The womens tennis teams 2009-10 season came to an end on Wednesday at top-seeded Southern New Hampshire when the Warriors fell, 5-0, at the SNHU Courts.
NE-10 Student-Athlete Spotlight: 'Lucin Serves up Aces for her Country'
The 14th installment of the NE-10 Conference student-athlete spotlight, submitted by Jill Bradford, Sports Information Student Intern at Merrimack College, features women's tennis player Cristina Lucin.
Women's Tennis Challenges No. 1 SNHU in NE-10 Quarterfinals Wednesday
MANCHESTER, NH The eighth-seeded womens tennis team travels to No. 1 Southern New Hampshire on Wednesday in the Northeast-10 Conference quarterfinals at 2:00pm.
Women's Tennis Earns Post-Season Berth, Travels to SNHU Wednesday
WORCESTER, MA Clinching a No. 8 seed in the Northeast-10 Conference tournament with a win over Assumption College, 8-1, the Merrimack College womens tennis team finished the 2009-10 regular season 6-7 in Conference play in Worcester on Sunday.
Womens Tennis Falls to Bentley 6-3; Showdown Sunday for Playoff Berth
WALTHAM, MA Searching for a Northeast-10 Tournament berth, the Merrimack womens tennis team lost to Bentley 6-3 on Saturday afternoon.
Women's Tennis Falls to Northeast-10 Undefeated Southern New Hampshire
RYE, NH Forced indoors by the rain on Friday, the womens tennis team (5-11, 5-6 NE-10) fell to top-ranked Southern New Hampshire University (15-1, 12-0 NE-10) in straight sets at Wentworth by the Sea, 9-0.
Lucin Improves to 9-0 in NE-10 but Women's Tennis Falls to Stonehill, 7-2
DURHAM, NH Although seniors Cristina Lucin and Caitlin Dunn improved to 9-0 and 7-2 in Northeast-10 Conference singles play Tuesday, the womens tennis team fell to Stonehill College, 7-2 at the University of New Hampshire.
Women's Tennis Dominant in Clean Sweep at Franklin Pierce
RINDGE, NH The Merrimack College mens and womens tennis teams did not drop a set Sunday at Franklin Pierce University on the way to a 9-0 win for each club.
Women's Tennis Takes Down New Haven, 7-2
NORTH ANDOVER, MA- Improving to .500 (4-4) in Conference play, the Merrimack College womens tennis team overtook the University of New Haven, 7-2, Saturday afternoon at North Andover High School.
Women's Tennis Stumbles at Saint Michael's, Falls 8-1
COLCHESTER, VT The Merrimack College womens tennis team (3-9, 3-4 NE-10) dropped an 8-1 decision Tuesday afternoon to the Saint Michaels College Purple Knights (10-7, 9-3 NE-10).
Women's Tennis Cruises to 8-1 Win at Pace
PLEASANTVILLE, NY Both the mens and womens tennis teams rolled to road victories at Pace Sunday morning in New York. The women won 8-1 to arrive at 3-3 in Conference play and the men 7-2 to improve to 6-0 in the NE-10.
Women's Tennis Drops 7-2 Match to Top-Ranked Adelphi
GARDEN CITY, NY The womens tennis team (2-8) dropped a 7-2 match to the Northeast-10 Conferences top-ranked Adelphi Panthers (10-0, 8-0 NE-10) on Saturday in Garden City, New York.
Women's Tennis Nearly Perfect Against AIC
NORTH ANDOVER, MA- Concluding weekend play against American International on Sunday at North Andover High School, the womens tennis team picked up a nearly perfect 6-0 win over the Yellow Jackets, allowing just two points all afternoon.
Women's Tennis Suffers 5-4 Setback at Saint Anselm
MANCHESTER, NH- With their first Conference match of 2010, the Merrimack College womens tennis team dropped a 5-4 decision at Saint Anselm College Saturday afternoon on the Colleges outdoor courts.
Women's Tennis Falls Short Against Martin Methodist
AUBURNDALE, FL - Dropping a third straight match, the Merrimack women's tennis team dropped an 8-1 decision to Martin Methodist College Wednesday morning at Auburndale Park.
Women's Tennis Blanked by #33 Grand Valley State
WINTER PARK, FL On day two of their spring break tour in Florida, the Merrimack womens tennis team dropped a match in straight sets to Grand Valley State at Rollins College on Tuesday morning.
Women's Tennis Drops 6-3 Decision to Bethel University
CASSELBERRY, FL In their first match of the 2010 portion of the season, the Merrimack womens tennis team dropped a 6-3 decision to Bethel University (Tenn.) Monday afternoon at Red Bug Lake Park.
Cristina Lucins Next Step
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Women's Tennis in Action at Fairfield Invitational
FAIRFIELD, CT To close out the fall portion of the 2009-10 season, the Merrimack womens tennis team took part in the Fairfield University Invitational hosted by Fairfield University and Sacred Heart University over the weekend.
Women's Tennis Drops Decision at Holy Cross, 5-2
WORCESTER, MA - Falling to 1-3 on the fall season, the Merrimack women's tennis Warriors dropped a 5-2 decision at Holy Cross Thursday evening in Worcester to the College of the Holy Cross.
Women's Tennis Versus New Haven Postponed
NORTH ANDOVER, MA - Looking for their second straight conference victory on Sunday afternoon at No. Andover High School, the Merrimack women's tennis Warriors (1-2, 1-1 NE-10) would have to wait for another day due to a rain out.
Women's Tennis Cruises to 8-1 Win Over Saint Rose
NORTH ANDOVER, MA - In their first win of the fall season, the Merrimack women's tennis Warriors cruised to victory over the Golden Knights of Saint Rose on Sunday afternoon at North Andover High School, 8-1.
ITA Regionals Wrap-Up in Philadelphia
PHILADELPHIA, PA - After the dust settled at Chestnut Hill College and Philadelphia University, the Merrimack tennis teams walked away with a pair of deep runs by men's sophomore Sean Pahler and women's senior Cristina Lucin in their respective singles tournaments.
Women's Tennis Drops Decision to Holy Family
NORTH ANDOVER, MA - At North Andover High School on Sunday, the Merrimack women's tennis Warriors (0-2, 0-1 NE-10) dropped their second straight decision, 6-3, to Holy Family.
Women's Tennis Falls At Le Moyne, 5-4
SYRACUSE, NY Narrowly dropping their first match of the season, the Merrimack womens tennis Warriors (0-1) fell at the hands of the Dolphins Saturday afternoon amid the rain drops.
Tennis Looks to Continue its Success in 2009
NORTH ANDOVER, MA In 2008-09, both tennis teams advanced to the NCAA Tournament, marking the first time both teams were selected in the same season. Led by Chris Stevens, both teams will look to continue that success in 2009-10.