RALEIGH, N.C. – The Shaw University women's tennis program is slated for their home opener Tuesday, Feb. 20, when the Lady Bears host Meredith College at 3 p.m. All Shaw University home tennis matches are played at Worthdale Park located on 1001 Cooper Road, Raleigh, N.C. 27610.
The Lady Bears enter Tuesday's match at 0-1 on the young season. In their last match, Shaw kicked off the 2018 season with a road competition at Division I Liberty University but fell, 7-0 in Lynchburg, Va.
Meredith, a member of the USA South Athletic Conference and NCAA Division III is 0-2 on the season entering Tuesday's match. The Avenging Angels lost to DI, Elon by the score of 7-0 and Barton on Feb. 15, 9-0.
This will be the first meeting between the two programs this season; Shaw defeated Meredith 9-0 in the last meeting.
Following Tuesday's match, the Lady Bears will compete again on Mar. 5 with another home match versus Barton College at 2 p.m.
For the most up-to-date information, Shaw women's tennis and its 13 varsity sport teams, visit shawbears.com.