WESTWOOD, Mass.—Babson College sophomore Marissa Madison (Columbus, Ohio) was named New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) women's tennis Singles Player of the Week on Monday afternoon.
Madison went 2-0 at number four singles and 1-0 at number three singles in a 3-1 week for Babson. She cruised to a 6-2, 6-2 triumph over Eliana Flores-Barber of Emerson in the Beavers' sweep of Emerson on Wednesday, and posted a 6-2, 6-0 win over Trinity's Krista Jiranek in Thursday's 7-2 defeat of Trinity.
Madison dropped the first set in an unfinished match as Babson suffered a 6-0 loss at No. 18 Brandeis on Friday before rallying for a 5-7, 6-4, 11-9 victory at third singles as the Green and White stayed unbeaten with a 9-0 rout of Springfield on Saturday.
Madison, who is tied for the team lead in singles wins, is 8-4 overall and a perfect 4-0 at number four singles on the year.
Babson (5-4, 2-0 NEWMAC) hosts Smith on Tuesday at 4 p.m.