WEST LONG BRANCH,
N.J.- Monmouth freshman tennis play Ashley Sandler (Jericho, N.Y./Syosset)
has been named Northeast Conference Rookie of the Week, league officials
Sandler won two-of-three singles matches at the
#3 flight last week as Monmouth wrapped up its regular season schedule.
She first knocked off La Salle's Elli Vamvakitis, 6-2, 6-3, last Wednesday,
then beat the Mount's Renee Deane, 6-4, 6-4. Sandler, who hails from
Jericho, NY, is tied for the team lead with seven singles wins on the year.
Sandler and the Hawks will open 2012 NEC Tournament Play on Friday,
April 20th at 9 a.m. against Wagner.