2016 Western Women's Tennis News

  • WestConn Athletics Reaching Out To Help An Opponent
    February 21, 2017
    DANBURY, CT - The Western Connecticut State University Athletic Department, behind graduating senior Celia DeVoe (Farmington, CT), and WestConn Student Athletic Advisory Council, are looking for your help. They along with several athletic programs around the Little East Conference and the northeast are running a Marrow Donor Registry Drive. WestConn's will be held on Thursday, March 2 from 10 am to 2 pm at the Midtown Campus Student Center.
  • Western Connecticut Places 23 Student-Athletes on LEC Fall All-Academic Team
    January 12, 2017
    PAWTUCKET, R.I. - The Little East Conference announced the 2016 Fall All-Academic teams today, honoring 23 Western Connecticut State University student-athletes in its five fall championship sports, field hockey, men?s soccer, women?s soccer, women?s tennis and women?s volleyball.
  • Emma Chapman Named LEC Rookie Of The Year... Carole Allers And Chapman Honored On All-Conference Team
    November 01, 2016
    PAWTUCKET, R.I. – The Little East Conference has announced its 2016 Women’s Tennis Major Awards and All-Conference Teams on Tuesday, November 1, 2016 as voted on by the league’s nine women’s tennis head coaches.
  • Western Women's Tennis Ends Season On A High Note With Win Over Southern Maine, 5-4
    October 16, 2016
    DANBURY, CT - The 2016 season came to a close on Sunday afternoon for two programs. The Western Connecticut State University women's team defeated the Huskies, 5-4 in a make-up match at Westside Courts on Sunday afternoon.
  • Women's Tennis Falls At Salem State, 9-0
    October 15, 2016
    Salem, Mass. – Salem State defeated Western Connecticut 9-0 in the final match of the season for the Vikings on Saturday afternoon at the Central Campus Tennis Courts. Salem State concludes their season with an overall record of 3-9, and finish 2-6 in the Little East Conference. The Colonials slip to 3-10 and 0-7 in the LEC.
  • Carine Jacque' Wins At Top Doubles On Senior Day
    October 14, 2016
    DANBURY, CT - Seniors Carine Jacque' (New London, CT) and Karen Velez (Danbury, CT) celebrated their careers on Senior Day on Friday, but Bard College defeated the Western Connecticut State University women's tennis team, 7-2, at Westside Courts on Friday night.
  • Western Women's Tennis Falls At Plymouth State, 7-2
    October 08, 2016
    HOLDERNESS, N.H. – The Plymouth State University women’s tennis team swept the three doubles matches Saturday morning and went on to defeat Western Connecticut State University, 7-2, in a Little East Conference match at the Holderness School Courts.
  • Western Women's Tennis Falls at Worcester State, 6-3
    October 07, 2016
    HOLDEN, Mass. – The Worcester State University women’s tennis team snapped a two-game losing streak and defeated the visiting Colonials of Western Connecticut State University 6-3 Friday afternoon at the Wachusett Regional High School tennis courts.
  • UMass Boston Comes From Behind To Defeat Western, 6-3
    October 04, 2016
    DANBURY, CT - After falling behind, 2-1 after the doubles competitians, the vistiting University of Massachusetts Boston women's tennis team came back to defeat Western Connecticut State University, 6-3 at Westside Courts on Tuesday afternooon.
  • Western Women's Tennis Washed Out Friday And Saturday
    September 30, 2016
    DANBURY, CT - Rain has finally made an appearance in Western Connecticut. Good for the lawns, but havoc for the Colonials' women's tennis schedule. Both of their Friday, against Rutgers-Newark, and Saturday, against University of Southern Maine, have been washed out.
  • Emma Chapman Named Little East Conference Rookie Of The Week Again
    September 27, 2016
    DANBURY, CT - Western Connecticut State University freshman netter Emma Chapman (Danbury, CT) was named Little East Conference Women's Tennis Rookie of the Week for the second straight week.
  • Bridgewater State Rolls To Win Over Western Women's Tennis, 7-2
    September 27, 2016
    DANBURY, CT - After sprinting out to a 2-1 advantage after the doubles action, visiting Bridewater State University women's tennis team won five of six singles matches to roll to a 7-2 victory over Western Connecticut State University at Westside Courts on Tuesday afternoon.
  • Western Women’s Tennis Falls to Saint Joseph’s, 6-3
    September 26, 2016
    DANBURY, CT – The Western Connecticut women’s tennis team fell to visiting Saint Joseph (Conn.), 6-3, on Monday afternoon at The Westside Courts. With the loss, the Colonials dropped to 3-4 overall, while the Bluejays improved to 2-4.
  • Rhode Island College Blanks Western Women's Tennis, 9-0
    September 24, 2016
    PROVIDENCE, R.I.- The Rhode Island College women’s tennis team continued to roll through an undefeated 2016 campaign with a 9-0 shutout victory against Western Connecticut in a Little East Conference contest played at the RIC Tennis Courts on Saturday afternoon.
  • Western Women's Tennis Tops Purchase, 5-4
    September 23, 2016
    Purchase, NY (Sept. 23, 2016) – Western Connecticut State University women's tennis topped Purchase, 5-4, Friday evening, improving to 3-2 overall.
  • Emma Chapman And Luca DiCarlo Honored By Little East Conference
    September 21, 2016
    PAWTUCKET, RI - Western Connecticut State University's Emma Chapman (Danbury. CT) and Luca DiCarlo (Waterbury, CT) have been named Women's Tennis Rookie of the Week and Men's Soccer Goalkeeper of the Week, for the week ending September 18.
  • Western Women's Tennis Evens Record At 2-2 With Win Over Pratt
    September 17, 2016
    DANBURY, CT - The Western Connecticut State University women's tennis team defeated Pratt Institutue, 7-2 on Saturday at Westside Courts and are now 2-2 on the season.
  • It's A Family Affair On Campus
    September 16, 2016
    NORWALK, CT - John Nash, the Goup Editor of the Norwalk Hour, a Hearst Media Connecticut newspaper, featured Western Connecticut State University student-athletes Carole and Chauncy Allers.
  • UMass Dartmouth Sails To 8-1 Win Over Western Connecticut Women
    September 10, 2016
    DANBURY, CT - The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth women's tennis team opened its season and Little East Conference slate with a convincing 8-1 victory over host Western Connecticut State University at Westside Courts on a steamy Saturday afternoon.
  • Western Women's Tennis Grabs First Win Of The Season
    September 08, 2016
    NEWBURGH, NY – The Mount Saint Mary College Women’s Tennis team opened the 2016 season on Thursday with a hard fought 5-4 non-conference loss to visiting Western Connecticut State.
  • Western Women's Tennis Falls In Season Opener To Yeshiva
    September 01, 2016
    FLUSHING, NY – The Yeshiva University women's tennis team opened the 2016-17 season by earning a convincing win over Western Connecticut College, 8-1, at Queens College on Thursday evening. The Maccabees won all six singles matches and took two out of three doubles contests.