BABSON PARK, Mass. -- Wellesley College tennis players Marie Watanabe and Sojung Lee earned recognition from the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) on Monday, as the pair earned NEWMAC Doubles Team of the Week for the period ending September 11, 2011.
Watanabe, a senior, and Lee, a first-year, paired up for an 8-0 victory over Springfield's Jen Cleary and Sam Carney. Playing in the number one doubles spot, the pair anchored Wellesley's 9-0 sweep of the Pride to open NEWMAC play for the Blue.
Watanabe and Lee each picked up singles wins to seal the victory for Wellesley.
Wellesley continues its NEWMAC schedule next Saturday, traveling to Mount Holyoke for a 1:00pm start.