Blue and Gold Spring | Summer 2021 Volume 2 • Issue 1 - Page 57

Women ' s


at Charleston Regionals

The women ’ s tennis team achieved a milestone this season : Their first-ever invitation to an NCAA Division II Regional Championship .
Playing at the University of Charleston ’ s home courts , the Big Blue took on the Yellow Jackets of West Virginia State University , Sunday May 9 .
The women came in as the fifth seed in the five-team tournament , beating out two other teams for the invitation . They brought a 7-9 record , highlighted by wins over Radford , University of Virginia / Wise , Fairmont State and Shaw .
As with the men s team , the season was interrupted by COVID-related cancellations . They traveled to Charleston not having played a match in three weeks .