April 8, 2013
CONTACT: K.E. Schwab
SRU tennis coach scores 250th career win
CHARLESTON, W. Va. – Matt Meredith, Slippery Rock University women's tennis coach and a 1992 secondary education graduate, recorded his 250th career victory Sunday when his squad beat hosting NCAA Division II Atlantic Regional rival University of Charleston, 6-3.
The win improved Meredith's 15-season career record to 250-97 and gave this year's Rock squad a 9-6 record. While at SRU, Meredith was an outstanding player on the tennis team.
Meredith will look to improve his winning record when SRU travels to Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference-Western Division rival Indiana University of Pennsylvania for a 3;30 p.m. match today, then hosts defending conference champion California University of Pennsylvania and division rival Clarion on Tuesday and Wednesday, respectively.
Slippery Rock University is Pennsylvania's premier public residential university. Slippery Rock University provides students with a comprehensive learning experience that intentionally combines academic instruction with enhanced educational and learning opportunities that make a positive difference in their lives.