The GoBonnies.com Female Athlete of the Week presented by the U.S. Marines for the week ending April 7 is women’s tennis freshman Emily Stanley.
Stanley went 2-0 in singles and 2-0 in doubles with partner Kahlei Reisinger against La Salle and Saint Joseph’s. The freshman also helped the Bonnies to a 1-1 week, defeating the Explorers, 5-2, on April 6.
In the match against the Explorers, Stanley and Reisinger teamed up for a 6-3 win over Brittany Poje and Aleks Nikolic to help the Bonnies win the doubles point. In singles action, the Victor, N.Y. native defeated Jazmin Walle in dramatic fashion, needing three sets to secure the win, 6-1, 5-7, 11-9.
Against Saint Joseph’s April 7, Stanley and Reisinger paired up for their second win of the weekend, 6-2, over Paige Conrad and Madeline Hill. At No. 5 singles, Stanley bested Alex Kramer in straight sets, 6-1, 6-4.