NORTH ANDOVER, MA- Freshman Shakee Messina (Caracas, Venezuela) of the Merrimack women's tennis team has been named the Northeast-10 Conference Rookie of the Week, in an announcement made Tuesday afternoon.
Messina prevailed in her first collegiate match at the No. 1 singles slot for the Warriors. The rookie captured a 6-2, 6-3 win at Assumption to help Merrimack start the season 1-0. The Warriors defeated the Greyhounds 7-2.
Messina and Merrimack travel to Holy Cross September 30 before continuing west onto Syracuse, NY for a Northeast-10 match at Le Moyne October 1.