RALEIGH, N.C. — The Southern Virginia University men's tennis team defeated Shaw University Saturday afternoon 5-2 for their first win of the 2019-20 season.
The Knights (1-0) took the first point of the game as they two out of the three doubles matches with Paul Monson and Marcos Dias winning 6-4 at No. 1 doubles and then in the No. 3 spot Tanner Bassett and Andrew Blonquist defeating their opponents 6-4.
In singles, Southern Virginia continued with the momentum from the doubles. Dias picked up his first win as a Knight at the No. 1 flight 6-1 and 6-3.
Southern Virginia will play next tomorrow Sept. 21 on the road against Pfeiffer beginning at 10:00 a.m.