Rams Open Season with a 9-0 Loss at Lenoir-Rhyne

HICKORY, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (0-1) opened the tennis season, Sunday when the team took a 9-0 loss to the Lenoir-Rhyne Bears (4-2). Though the Rams took the loss in the season opener, the team had some promising showings early.

The Rams got off to a slow start in the match taking three 8-0 losses in doubles play. In singles play, junior Alexus Morgan had one of the top showings in singles play when she took a 6-2, 6-0 loss at #2 singles. Junior Aja Grant added a 6-1, 6-0 loss at #3 singles while senior Gabrielle Lindsay added a 6-0, 6-1 loss at #1 singles.

The Rams will return to action, Saturday, February 25th when the team opens home court against Converse. 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