Providence, R.I.--Sophomore Casey Burns (Westbrook, CT) has been named the Rhode Island College Women's Athlete of the Week for her performance in a 3-0 week for the women's tennis team.
Burns was named the Little East Women's Tennis Player of the Week after posting a 3-0 record at both No. 1 singles and doubles last week. She did not lose a game in singles action, winning all three of her contests with a shutout (6-0, 6-0). Burns is currently 4-0 at both No. 1 singles and doubles on the season.
The Anchorwomen defeated Salves Regina, 9-0, on Sept. 9, Suffolk, 9-0 on Sept. 11 and Worcester State, 7-0, on Sept. 14. RIC is currently 6-0 overall and 2-0 in the Little East.