Bay Path College was the coaches choice to finish atop the NECC women's tennis standings following a vote of the conference coaches. The Wildcats earned 33 points and four first place votes. Bay Path, which finished 7-1 in conference play last season, return 2010 NECC Player of the Year Sarah Costa.
Becker placed second with 29 points and one first place vote. Despite the loss of senior Danielle Stryker to graduation, the Hawks return their key first-team all-conference doubles tandem of Shauna McNally and Megan Nessen.
2011 NECC Women's Tennis Coaches Poll
1. Bay Path - 33 (4)
2. Becker - 29 (1)
3. Lesley - 21 (0)
4. Newbury - 19 (1)
5. Regis - 14
6. Mitchell - 10