Capping a stellar rookie campaign, Saint Joseph's freshman Amanda Nava has been named to the Atlantic 10 All-Conference First Team, conference officials announced on Tuesday.
Members of the Saint Joseph's men's and women's tennis teams took part in a community service event this past Monday with Legacy Youth Tennis and Education.
Putting forth a strong effort, the Saint Joseph's women's tennis team's 2017-18 season came to a close on Wednesday as the 11th seeded Hawks fell to sixth seed Massachusetts, 4-0, in the opening round of the Atlantic 10 Championship.
The Saint Joseph's women's tennis team caps the 2017-18 season this week at the Atlantic 10 Conference Women's Tennis Championship at the USTA National Campus in Orlando, Florida.
The Saint Joseph's women's tennis team capped its regular season with a 6-1 victory over rival La Salle on Sunday morning at the SJU Tennis Complex.
Saint Joseph's rookies Amanda Nava and Lourdes Sprinckmoller picked up singles wins, but George Mason picked up the team victory, 4-3, on Saturday.
The three tennis matches slated for the SJU Tennis Complex on Sunday have been either canceled or postponed due to inclement weather.
Capturing eight of nine overall matches, the Saint Joseph's women's tennis team posted a strong 6-1 victory at Rider on Saturday afternoon.
Saint Joseph's Isis Gill-Reid and Lourdes Sprinckmoller earned singles victories, but the visiting Richmond Spiders earned the team win over the Hawks' women's tennis team, 5-2, Friday afternoon at the SJU Tennis Complex.
Coming down to the final doubles match, the Saint Joseph's women's tennis team battled a strong Drexel squad point for point on Wednesday at the SJU Tennis Complex. In a highly-competitive match at the third doubles flight, the Dragons eventually prevailed, 7-6 (5) to earn the doubles point for the 4-3 win.
Saint Joseph's junior Laura Gomez earned a victory at the third singles flight, but the Hawks' women's tennis team fell to Navy, 6-1, on Tuesday afternoon at the SJU Tennis Complex.
Playing at Atlantic 10 rival Fordham on Saturday evening, the Saint Joseph's women's tennis team put forth a strong effort, but fell to the Rams, 4-0.