Shaw achieves another league crown
Both No. 1 and No. 3 doubles teams won matches 8-1
ETTRICK, Va. -- Shaw claimed it eighth consecutive CIAA Championship with a 5-0 win against Winston-Salem State in a match played on the tennis courts of Virginia State.
Both the No. 1 and No. 3 doubles teams won their matches 8-1. In the one slot, Charles Silva and Juan Sanchez downed Chris Jeter and Creighton Jones, while No. 3 doubles Artur Latypov and Andre Monti topped Drew Dunzweiler and Calvin Brooks.
In number two doubles, Daniel Vasquez and Gabriel Nicotra defeated Leandro Imaz and Nick John 8-4.
With the sweep in the doubles, Shaw needed victory in only two of the singles matches to win the best-of-nine contest.
Sanchez, in the number five slot, recorded a 6-0, 6-0 win against Dunzweiler, while Monti cemented the victory with a 6-0, 6-2 defeat of Brooks.
Latypov, the No. 1 singles player, was named Most Valuable Player of the tournament.