WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (0-4, 0-1 CIAA) took hard-fought 9-0 loss to the Shaw Lady Bears (7-3, 5-0 CIAA), Saturday afternoon. Playing against the reigning Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA), the Rams gave a solid effort, but the team came up short in the tough loss.
The Rams opened the day with three straight losses in doubles play. The duo of senior China Brown and freshman Kyrsten Jenelle had the best performance, taking an 8-3 loss at #1 singles.
Singles play was also a tough one for the Rams, but the team showed some resilience. Brown once again had the best effort for the Rams, falling 6-3, 6-2.
With the loss, the Rams fall to 0-4 to start the season and 0-1 in CIAA play. For more information on Rams tennis, contact the WSSU Office of Athletic Media Relations at (336) 750-2143 or log on to www.WSSURams.com.