EDISON, N.J. - Senior Erin McCarthy (Salem, N.J.) of the Marist women's tennis team was named the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) Women's Tennis Player of the Week on Tuesday. McCarthy was the top player for the Red Foxes in their conference matchup with Saint Peter's on Saturday, February 25, as she collected two victories.
Her day opened with an 8-3 victory in number one doubles action as she teamed with Kelsey Raynor to defeat the Peahens' duo of Livingston and Williams. In number two singles action, McCarthy dropped just two points in her straight set victory over Saint Peter's Adina Ungurean-Halagian. The final score of her matchup was 6-2, 6-0.
This is McCarthy's third career weekly award, as she was named MAAC Player of the Week on April 18, 2011 and April 20, 2010.
Marist will be back in action on Friday, March 2 against Quinnipiac in a neutral site matchup hosted at West Point.