Adrienne Markison Named NEC Women's Tennis Player of the Month
Markison went an undefeated 3-0 in singles matches out of the No. 3 position, while pairing with two different doubles partners to also go 3-0 in doubles. She began the month with a 6-0, 6-0 victory over Fordham's Bethany Boyle, while pairing with Mary Wilson (Greensburg, Pa./Greater Latrobe) to defeat Martina Featherston and Sarah Tremaine, 8-1, at No. 1 doubles. Again pairing with Wilson at No. 1 doubles, Markison defeated Villanova's Carla Erskine and Allison Solberg, 8-0, before earning a No. 3 singles victory over Alexandra Harding, 6-1, 6-3.
Finally, Markison paired with Shawna Sarson at No. 2 doubles to defeat Hartford's Nicole Haynal and Kaitlin Lennon, 8-2, before making quick work of Haynal at No. 3 singles, 6-1, 6-0. For the season, Markison is 8-1 in singles and 17-6 overall.
The Bobcats return to action Saturday, when they travel to West Point, N.Y., to take on Army. Matches are scheduled to begin at 9 a.m.