Courtesy: MAAC Sports

Horton, Pipoli Earn Weekly Tennis Awards

Courtesy:  MAAC Sports
Release:  February 22, 2017

Rachel Horton, Quinnipiac
Sr., 5-4, Stamford, CT/ Trinity Catholic/Laurel Springs

Quinnipiac University senior Rachel Horton went 2-for-2 on the weekend. Horton won a match at No. 1 doubles with partner Sydney Young, defeating Niagara University’s team of Sharleen Deshmukh and Sansriti Ranjan (6-3). She later went on to claim her second victory of the day at the No. 2 singles spot against Shannon Wong (6-4, 6-1).

Nicola Pipoli, Monmouth
So., 6-0, Polignano a Mare, Italy/Liceo Scientifico Sante Simone

Defending MAAC Champions Monmouth University started its first conference match of the spring with a 7-0 win over Saint Peter’s University. Sophomore Nicola Pipoli was recently ranked #99 in the nation in the Intercollegiate Tennis Association rankings. He defeated Jorge Rogriguez of Saint Peter’s at No. 1 singles (6-1, 6-0). Pipoli also defeated Saint Peter’s at the No. 2 doubles position with partner Vikrant Dahiya, (6-0).

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