Pioneers

Screen-Shot-2014-05-06-at-6.16.45-PMThe first Women’s Tennis team at Washington and Lee University began in 1987. They faced tough competition and saddening losses to some of the best teams in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference. However, the championship demonstrated that the women improved drastically throughout their season, coming out ahead of Roanoke, who beat the Women’s team 8-1 earlier in the season. They set an example of capability and determination for female sports at Washington and Lee.