Lady Bison Sweep MEAC Honors for Second Straight Week
VIRGINIA BEACH, VA. - Junior Michele Gee (Staten Island, N.Y./Curtis H.S.) and freshman Ashley Moore (Miami, Fla./Gulliver Prep) swept the MEAC Weekly Tennis Honors for the second week in a row. Gee was named the league's Player of the Week while Moore earned her third Rookie of the Week selection.
Gee earned a 3-0 mark in singles action last week with victories over Maryland Eastern Shore's Solana McMillian (6-2, 6-2), Hampton's Maria Ycaza (6-0, 6-0) and Delaware State's Cristina Pires (7-6, 2-6, 6-4) at the number three singles position.
Moore recorded two victories last week at the number one singles position. Against Maryland Eastern Shore, she topped Aissatou Ba in straight sets 6-1, 6-0. She followed that performance with a win over Delaware State's Anna Kovtun (6-1, 6-4).
Howard (5-10, 3-1 MEAC) travel to Longwood for a non-conference matchup on Saturday at 1 pm.