Rally Points: Week 8
SWEET BRIAR, Va. --- Sweet Briar Tennis ended the previous week with an Old Dominion Athletic Conference victory over Emory & Henry on Friday, April 5. The team has three remaining regular season matches on the spring schedule and the Vixens will vie for wins in each contest.
Two home matches bookend a mid-week road contest in Ashland, Va. Energized by Friday's comeback win, the team next faces conference opponent Bridgewater College on Monday, April 8. The ODAC match is set for a 4:30 p.m. start on the Williams Gymnasium Courts at Sweet Briar.
On Wednesday, Vixen Tennis travels to Randolph-Macon and the team returns to campus for league play on Friday, April 12. April 12 is designated as Senior Day for the SBC Tennis team. Also during the week of April 8, Vixen Athletics celebrates Division III Week.
Division III Week is a National Collegiate Athletics Association initiative geared toward highlighting Division III student-athletes and their many accomplishments as scholars, athletes and citizens.
Tennis Captain and Student-Athlete Advisory Committee President Sarah Manter (Brunswick, Maine/Brunswick) shares her thoughts on being a Division III student-athlete.
Look for more SBC student-athlete videos, pictures and releases through the week. Along with stories posted on the SBC Athletics flagship site, Vixenathletics.com, DIII Week highlights will be shared across a variety of social media platforms including Facebook, Twitter, Blogspot and YouTube.
Fans are invited to sign up for Vixen Athletics social media outlets at the Vixenathletics.com social media page. A full slate of Sweet Briar College Division III Week athletics contests is also available online.