Lyons Game Day Central: Tennis vs. Endicott on Saturday

Lyons Game Day Central: Tennis vs. Endicott on Saturday


THE MATCHUP: Mount Holyoke plays its final contest of the year on Saturday, welcoming the Gulls of Endicott College. It marks the third all-time meeting between the two programs, dating back to the first match in 2003-04 - a 9-0 MHC win. The Lyons are 2-0 in the series, including a 5-4 win over the Gulls in 2012-13.   

SENIOR DAY: The Lyons tennis team and the Mount Holyoke Athletic Department are proud to honor MHC's two tennis seniors today! Thank you to captains Margaux Holloschutz and Michelle Cai for all that you have done for the program over your four years as Lyons! Good Luck in your futures to come and you will be missed at MHC!!

THE LYONS: Mount Holyoke (13-9, 5-3 NEWMAC) enters this weekend's action following a 7-2 victory over Gordon on Thursday afternoon. The Lyons swept doubles action and then earned the win after victories by first year Ayame Yazawa, first year Clara Wang, senior captain Michelle Cai and junior Amy Chen propelled them in singles.

THE GULLS: Endicott (12-2; 8-0 CCC) plays its first contest of 2016 following a fall that saw the team win its fifth-straight Commonwealth Coast Conference Championship. The Gulls posted a 5-3 victory over Roger Williams, aided by the freshmen foursome of Hayley Barnett, Margot Andreasen, Reilly Fitzgibbons, and Lauren Rahr as the quartet helped the Gulls earn a 2-1 advantage heading into singles play.
NEXT UP: The Lyons conclude their season with today's match, while Endicott heads to Northampton for a 3pm match at Smith later this afternoon.