April 12, 2013

Men's & Women's Tennis Set To Host Last Home Weekend

Hartford at Saint Peter's

April 12, 2013 * 3:00 PM

Jersey City, N.J. * Yanitelli Bubble

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St. Francis-Brooklyn at Saint Peter's

April 14, 2013 * 1:30 PM

Jersey City, N.J. * Yanitelli Bubble

 

Opening Serve: Both the men's and women's tennis teams are set to host their last home weekend of the 2012-13 season, as they welcome Hartford to the Yanitelli Bubble this afternoon and St. Francis-Brooklyn on Sunday...Today's action begins at 3pm with Sunday's start time slated for 1:30pm... 

Last Time Out: In their last contest, the women blanked FDU 7-0 on Tuesday, sweeping every doubles match, and every singles match with the exception of #2 and #6 singles...the men come in on a two-game win streak; dominating Wagner, 7-0, on April 1st and defeating Siena by a score of 5-2 in MAAC play on April 7th...

About the Hawks: The Hartford women's team comes into Jersey City, N.J. winless at 0-11, while the men sit at 3-11 overall...the men enter play today on a three-game losing streak however; with their last win coming against Puerto Rico, Mayaguez on March 27th...

About the Terriers: The Terriers' women's team comes into the weekend at 1-7 overall, while the men are at 3-14 overall...most recently the men defeated MAAC institution Rider, 4-3, on April 10th, while the women dropped a 7-0 decision to LIU-Brooklyn on Thursday...St. Francis (men & women) will take on Saint Joseph's on Saturday before battling the Peacocks on Sunday...

Saying Goodbye To The Seniors: Senior student-athletes Alex Frakes, Luccas Coutinho, Jonesia Williams and Jessica Nowodgrodzki will play their final matches in the Yanitelli Bubble this Sunday against St. Francis Brooklyn...

Up Next: The Peacocks will play their last two matches of the year on the road; as they head to Poughkeepsie, N.Y. to face Marist on April 16th and then Baltimore, Md. on the 20th to face Loyola...