For the first time since 2013, all of Suffolk University’s fall varsity sports teams – men’s golf, men’s and women’s cross country, men’s and women’s soccer, volleyball and women’s tennis – have or will compete for the GNAC conference crown in post-season action.
For the first time in GNAC women’s tennis history, the same person has won the GNAC Player of the Year award three times as Suffolk’s Aidiana Sagyndykova is the first to have that honor to headline the Rams’ four all-conference selections the league office announced Tuesday afternoon.
The third-seeded Suffolk women’s tennis team’s quest for its second-ever GNAC crown was put out Saturday night as the second-seeded Sharks of Simmons defeated the Rams, 5-2, at the Winchester Tennis Center.
The five-days between meetings of the Rams and Mustangs did not change the results as the third-seeded Suffolk women's tennis team swept six seed Mount Ida, 5-0, in the quarterfinals of the GNAC tournament, Buckingham, Browne & Nichols to advance to the semifinals.
The third-seeded Suffolk women’s tennis team entertains sixth-seeded Mount Ida in the quarterfinals of the 2016 GNAC Championships Wednesday, Oct.19. First serve in the win-and-advance match is scheduled for 6 p.m.
The Suffolk University Hall of Fame officially welcomed five new members and one perfect team Friday night in front of a sold-out audience at Sargent Hall on Suffolk’s campus. Acting President Marisa Kelly and Director of Athletics Cary McConnell joined alumni, fans, family and friends of Suffolk Athletics to comprise the enthusiastic guests for the ceremony.
In the Suffolk women’s tennis final regular-season week, which featured three games, Aidiana Sagyndykova put together an unbeaten singles and doubles record en route to GNAC Corvias Player of the Week honors, the league office announced Monday afternoon.