The VCU men’s and women’s tennis teams have experienced very different starts to the 2014 tennis season. Through the first nine matches of the year, the men’s team stands at 7-2. Conversely, the women’s squad enters the month of February with a 2-4 record.
The VCU women’s basketball team has equaled its best start in school history with a 14-2 record on the season. The distinction comes on the heels of a 13-game winning streak, which spanned nearly two months from Nov. 17 to Jan. 8.
One season after finishing with an 11-19 record, the VCU women’s basketball team has opened the 2013-14 campaign in impressive fashion. With an 87-61 victory at Wagner College on Sunday, Dec. 1, the Lady Rams extended their winning streak to five games and improved their record to 6-1, which is their best start in five years.
The VCU field hockey team lost a 1-0 double-overtime heartbreaker to No. 12 University of Massachusetts in the first round of the Atlantic 10 Tournament on Friday, Nov. 8.
After shooting 55 percent from the floor, VCU men’s basketball defeated Illinois State University 96-58 in the season-opener at the Siegel Center on Friday night.