WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State (1-3) Rams picked up their first win of the season in style when the team took an impressive 7-2 win over the West Liberty State Hilltoppers (1-1), Saturday afternoon. The Rams took the win behind some great overall performances in both singles and doubles play.
The Rams opened the day with a pair of doubles wins taking the #1 doubles (9-7) and the #2 doubles (8-2). From there, the Rams continued to roll with singles wins at #1 (6-2, 6-4), #2 (6-1, 6-2), #3 (6-3, 6-3), and #4 (6-2, 6-2). The team closed out the day with a 6-3, 4-6, and 10-8 win at #6 singles.
With the win, the Rams improve to 1-3 on the season. The team won't have long to rest as they will host the Benedict Tigers in a 1:00 p.m. match tomorrow. 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.