Allison Furtado Earns Little East Conference Weekly Honors

NORTH DARTMOUTH, MA-A member of the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth's women's tennis team has been honored by the Little East Conference.


Junior Allison Furtado (Fairhaven, MA/Fairhaven HS) has been named Little East Conference Player of the Week.


Furtado went 3-0 in her matches last week, winning in singles against Newbury, and then winning in singles and doubles against Plymouth State as the Corsairs won their LEC opener.


"Allison has a great attitude, and has been playing well all season," said UMass Dartmouth Head Coach Ralph Perry. "She played well last week; she plays her heart out every single match. and she deserves the honor."


The Corsairs are 4-0 and 1-0 in the Little East Conference. They will return to action when they host Rhode Island College Tuesday.