Lady Rams Fall Short in 7-2 Loss to Slippery Rock

HILTON HEAD, SC – The Winston-Salem State Lady Rams (5-4) came up short in a hard-fought 7-2 loss to Slippery Rock (2-4), Thursday afternoon. After struggling early in doubles play, the Lady Rams staged a rally in singles play, but fell short in the match.

After taking three losses in doubles play, 8-2, 8-4, and 8-6, the team gave a great singles effort, but could not overcome the deficit in the loss. WSSU seniors Sloane Holmes and Kalin Jarvis both posted singles wins in the match. Holmes posted a 6-2, 6-1 win while Jarvis posted a 2-6, 6-4, 12-10 win.

With the loss, the Lady Rams fall to 5-4 on the season. The team will return to action this weekend when they head to Lincoln, Pa. to take part in the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Round Up. For more information on Lady Rams tennis, contact the WSSU Office of Athletic Media Relations at (336) 750-2143 or log on to

Winston-Salem State University Tennis
Slippery Rock vs Winston-Salem State (Mar 15, 2013)

Slippery Rock 7, Winston-Salem State 2
Mar 15, 2013 at Hilton Head, S.C.


Singles competition
1. HOLMES,Sloane (WSSUW) def. JOUMOND,Sarah (SLIP-W) 6-2, 6-1
2. LOVE,Kasey (SLIP-W) def. CARTER,Kayla (WSSUW) 6-3, 6-4
3. YETISKUL,Elisabeth (SLIP-W) def. LOCKLEAR,Bianka (WSSUW) 6-1, 6-2
4. JARVIS,Kalin (WSSUW) def. KRANTZ,Janelle (SLIP-W) 2-6, 6-4, 12-10
5. COGGINS,Lauren (SLIP-W) def. LINDSAY,Dominique (WSSUW) 6-2, 6-2
6. BRUGGEMAN,Samantha (SLIP-W) def. HARRIS,Taylor (WSSUW) 6-3, 6-1


Doubles competition
1. JOUMOND,Sarah/LOVE,Kasey (SLIP-W) def. HOLMES,Sloane/CARTER,Kayla (WSSUW) 8-2
2. COGGINS,Lauren/KRANTZ,Janelle (SLIP-W) def. JARVIS,Kalin/LOCKLEAR,Bianka (WSSUW) 8-4
3. GALLAGHER,Courtney/BRUGGEMAN,Samantha (SLIP-W) def. LINDSAY,Dominique/HARRIS,Taylor (WSSUW) 8-6


Match Notes
Slippery Rock 2-4
Winston-Salem State 5-4
Spring Break Tennis