WORCESTER, Mass. – Sophomore Julia Chappell (Manchester, N.H. / Manchester Central) had a career week for the Hounds in helping them extend their win streak to five games, and today was subsequently honored as the NE10 Player of the Week.
Chappell was a perfect 8-0 last week in leading the Hounds to a 4-0 record last week. The sophomore won all four of her matches at No. 1 singles in straight sets and only allowed two sets to get as close as 6-4. In No. 1 doubles, she went 4-0 with Maria Monje (Worcester, Mass. / Holy Name), winning three of fourth matches by a 6-1 score or 6-0 margin. For the year, she is a perfect 9-0 in singles play and has dropped just one set all year. Monje was also named to the NE10 Weekly honor roll for her matching 8-0 record last week.
Assumption looks to win its sixth straight match when the team travels to play New Haven on Wednesday at 4:30 p.m.