Lesley freshman Paolo DiPietrantonio has been named New England Collegiate Conference Rookie of the Year, the league announced today. Additionally, four Lynx players received All-NECC First Team honors.
Lesley's Christian Domingo won the New England Collegiate Conference fifth singles title on Sunday, beating Mitchell College's Andrew Small, 3-6, 6-3, 6-3. Pictured above is Domingo with NECC commissioner Del Malloy and Mitchell director of athletics Maureen White,
Lesley and Mitchell will share the NECC regular season crown after the Mariners 8-1 win over the visiting Lynx Wednesday night. Christian Domingo earned Lesley's lone win, beating Andrew Small, 6-2, 6-3.
Lesley's first-place men's tennis team improved to 9-0 on the season with a 9-0 win over Wheelock Monday night. In his first time in the fifth singles slot, senior Beau Morimando was victorious, 6-2, 6-3.
Lesley men's tennis improved to 7-0 in 2011 with a 5-4 road win at Becker College. David Newton picked up singles and doubles wins, beating Jake Gilbert 6-0, 6-3 in first singles and teaming with Alex Zhitnik for an 8-3 first doubles win.
Lesley's perfect start to 2011 continued, as the Lynx left Regis with a 5-4 victory. After losing all three doubles matches, Lesley captured five of six singles points. Nick Mattox improved to 4-0 on the week with a 6-3, 6-4 victory.
Lesley improved to 4-0 on the season with a 9-0 victory over Becker College Tuesday night. Four Lynx players remained undefeated in singles play, while two-time reigning All-NECC First Teamer David Newton picked up wins in doubles and singles play.
Lesley moved into first place in the NECC with a 5-4 win over two-time defending champion Mitchell College. The Lynx won two doubles points and Tyler Reeves' 7-5, 6-4 victory in sixth singles gave Lesley the match, leaving the Lynx alone atop the league standings.
Lesley opened 2011 with a 9-0 sweep of Wheelock in NECC men’s tennis play Saturday . David Newton won in first singles play, while Paolo DiPietrantonio cruised through third singles and third doubles in his first college match.