Raleigh, N.C. (Apr. 3, 2019) ---The Delaware State women’s golf team has claimed the top prize at the 2019 HBCU Match Play Tournament, playing through a driving rain storm and 40 degree temperatures to defeat Hampton 4-1 in the championship round at Eagle Ridge this week.

The Hornets defeated Maryland-Eastern Shore, while Hampton upended Savannah State to reach the finals.

“I felt the ladies had a great mindset and attitude to overcome the weather conditions and stay focused on the task at hand,” said Delaware State head coach Rick McCall, Jr.”

The Hornets will return to action at the Navy Spring Invitational Apr. 13-14 in Annapolis, Md.

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