Women's Tennis Sweeps Past Saint Anselm, 7-0, to Officially Open Season

Magdalena Hubickova returning a ball with her forehand in a match against Saint Anselm.

When and Where: September 17, 2019 – Hooksett, N.H. (Penmen Stadium Tennis Courts)
Score:  Southern New Hampshire University 7, Saint Anselm College 0
Records: SNHU 1-0 (1-0 NE10), Saint Anselm 1-5 (0-4 NE10)

Freshman Magdalena Hubickova (Prague, Czech Republic) shined in her dual-match debut for the Southern New Hampshire University women's tennis team, as it officially opened the season with a 7-0 blanking of crosstown-rival Saint Anselm College on Tuesday afternoon at the Penmen Stadium Tennis Courts.

  • Hubickova was nearly perfect at No. 1 singles against Kaitlin Hughes, winning, 6-0, 6-0. She also teammed with sophomore Alexxa Etienne (Bayamon, Puerto Rico) at No. 1 doubles to defeat Hughes and Emily Jacy, 6-3. 
  • Southern New Hampshire begins the season 1-0 for the 11th time in the last 12 years.
  • With the victory, SNHU earns two points in the Queen City Cup standings to take an early 2-0 lead in the Battle for Manchester supremacy.
  • The Penmen return to action Saturday, Sept. 21 (3 p.m.) when they play host to American International College.

For the latest on Southern New Hampshire University athletics, follow the Penmen via social media on TwitterFacebookYoutube and Instagram. You can also sign up to receive text message alerts and e-mail newsletters about your favorite Penmen teams.