2010-11 Women's Tennis News

April 15, 2011
King Tennis sweeps NCCAA weekly honors
GREENVILLE, S.C. - King College had the NCCAA Men's & Women's Tennis Student Athletes of the Week the national office announced as Eiki Magnusson was the winner on the men's side with Sarah Anderson honored with the women's nod.

April 14, 2011
Lady Tornado picks up win at Newberry
NEWBERRY, S.C. - King College closed out the tennis regular season Thursday as the Lady Tornado won 8-1 at Newberry (S.C.) College while the Tornado lost a 6-3 decision.

April 12, 2011
Top-5 NCCAA spot for Tornado Tennis
GREENVILLE, S.C. - King College has the fifth best winning percentage in the NCCAA Men's Tennis Report released by the national office.

April 11, 2011
King wins final home tennis contests of season
BRISTOL, Tenn. - King College wrapped up the home portion of the tennis schedule with a 6-3 win in the women's match while the Tornado posted a 9-0 sweep Monday.

April 7, 2011
Tornado wins 5-4 at Coker, Lady Tornado drops 6-3 decision
HARTSVILLE, S.C. - King College posted a 5-4 win in men's tennis action at Coker (S.C.) College Thursday while the Lady Tornado suffered a 6-3 setback.

April 6, 2011
King Tennis sweeps through Belmont Abbey
BELMONT, N.C. - King College won with matching 9-0 scores in men's and women's tennis action Wednesday at future Conference Carolinas foe Belmont Abbey (N.C.) College.

April 5, 2011
King sweeps Bluefield in tennis contests
BRISTOL, Tenn. - King College posted matching 9-0 wins over Bluefield (Va.) College in home tennis action Tuesday.

April 5, 2011
King sweeps Bluefield in tennis contests
BRISTOL, Tenn. - King College posted matching 9-0 wins over Bluefield (Va.) College in home tennis action Tuesday.

April 2, 2011
King posts wins of 8-1 over Covenant
BRISTOL, Tenn. - King College won 8-1 in both men's and women's home tennis action Saturday over Covenant (Ga.) College.

March 30, 2011
Brioschi and Avila collects NCCAA honors
GREENVILLE, S.C. - King College swept this week's NCCAA Women's and Men's Tennis Student-Athlete of the Week awards with Virginie Brioschi and Jose Avila winning the honors.

March 29, 2011
King Tennis stopped by Railsplitters
BRISTOL, Tenn. - King College was defeated in men's and women's tennis action against Lincoln Memorial (Tenn.) University in home action as the men's score was 6-3 with an 8-1 tally for the women's contest Tuesday.

March 25, 2011
King women’s tennis victorious at Averett, Tornado defeated
DANVILLE, Va. - King College tennis split on Friday with the women winning 5-4 at Averett (Va.) University while the Tornado lost a 6-3 decision.

March 23, 2011
Tornado Tennis picks up victory over Milligan, Lady Tornado narrowly defeated
BRISTOL, Tenn. - The King College men's tennis team posted a 5-0 win over the visitors from nearby Milligan (Tenn.) College Wednesday, but the Lady Tornado suffered a narrow 5-4 setback.

March 16, 2011
Win for Lady Tornado Tennis at Converse, 7-2
SPARTANBURG, S.C. - The King College women's tennis team returned to action Wednesday at Converse (S.C.) College and posted a 7-2 win to snap a two-match losing streak.

March 10, 2011
NCCAA weekly tennis honors for King duo
GREENVILLE, S.C. - King College's Pablo Vidal and Virginie Brioschi were the NCCAA Tennis Student-Athlete of the Week the national office announced as King swept the men's and women's awards for a third straight week.

March 4, 2011
King Tennis sweeps NCCAA weekly honors
GREENVILLE, S.C. - King College had the NCCAA Men's and Women's Tennis Student-Athlete of the Week award winners with Virginie Brioschi winning the women's honor and Jose Avila took the men's award.

March 2, 2011
King Tennis downed by Queens
BRISTOL, Tenn. - King College lost in men's and women's tennis action Wednesday against the visitors from Queens University of Charlotte with the women's match having a 6-0 score with a 5-1 decision on the men's side.

February 25, 2011
King Tennis unable to get past Tusculum
GREENEVILLE, Tenn. - King College traveled to Tusculum (Tenn.) College, but the homestanding Pioneers and Lady Pioneers emerged with tennis victories of 5-4 and 6-3 Friday.

February 24, 2011
Stoltz collects NCCAA weekly award
GREENVILLE, S.C. - King College's Nerece Stoltz was honored by the NCCAA with the Women's Tennis Student-Athlete of the Week award, the national office announced.

February 23, 2011
King Tennis wins against Bridgewater
BRISTOL, Tenn. - The King College men's and women's tennis teams returned to the win column Wednesday as the Tornado beat Bridgewater (Va.) College 7-1 while the Lady Tornado picked up a 5-2 victory.

February 20, 2011
Tornado Tennis winners, Lady Tornado narrowly defeated at WSSU
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - The King College men's tennis team was a 9-0 winner Sunday at Winston-Salem State (N.C.) University, however the Lady Tornado suffered a narrow 5-4 defeat.

February 19, 2011
Sweeps for King tennis teams at Greensboro
GREENSBORO, N.C. - King College swept Greensboro (N.C.) College 9-0 in both men's and women's tennis action Saturday.

February 17, 2011
King Tennis overtaken by NGU
BRISTOL, Tenn. - King College was defeated 7-2 in both men's and women's tennis action at home against North Greenville (S.C.) University in a match that started outside but eventually moved indoors Thursday.

February 9, 2011
King Tennis overtaken at NCAA DI Wofford
SPARTANBURG, S.C. - King College opened the spring portion of the tennis schedule Wednesday with 7-0 setbacks on the men's and women's side at NCAA Division I Wofford (S.C.) College.

February 8, 2011
Lumb placed in charge of King Tennis squads
BRISTOL, Tenn. - Greg Lumb has been named interim men's and women's tennis coach at King College for the spring 2011 season.

January 31, 2011
King Tennis schedule announced for spring
BRISTOL, Tenn. - King College head men's and women's tennis coach Chris Bartlett has finalized the 2011 spring portion of the schedule as the teams will play 16 contests each starting on Feb. 9.

October 2, 2010
Tornado, Lady Tornado pick up wins at LR
HICKORY, N.C. - King College captured victories in men's and women's tennis action Friday at Lenoir-Rhyne (N.C.) University to close out the fall season. The Tornado had a 5-1 victory while the Lady Tornado won 6-3.

September 28, 2010
Lights go out for King at Milligan, 5-3
MILLIGAN COLLEGE, Tenn. - King College tried to rally Tuesday, but the Lady Tornado was unable to as the squad was defeated 5-3 at Milligan (Tenn.) College in a marathon contest.

September 25, 2010
Tornado & Lady Tornado winners at MHC Fall Invitational
MARS HILL, N.C. - King College swept a pair of matches against Lenoir-Rhyne (N.C.) University as both were 5-0 results Saturday as a part of the Mars Hill (N.C.) College Fall Invitational.

September 21, 2010
King-Milligan tennis to play Sept. 28
BRISTOL, Tenn. - The King College men's and women's tennis matches with Milligan (Tenn.) College will be played Tuesday, Sept. 28 at 6 p.m. at Milligan after being postponed earlier in the month.

September 14, 2010
Tornado, Lady Tornado winners at Bluefield
BLUEFIELD, Va. - King College picked up wins in men's and women's tennis action Tuesday at Bluefield (Va.) College. The Lady Tornado was 9-0 winners while the Tornado had an 8-1 victory.

September 10, 2010
King Tennis squads post 9-0 wins over Emory & Henry in season opener
BRISTOL, Tenn. - The King College men's and women's tennis teams opened the 2010-11 season Thursday with a pair of 9-0 victories over nearby Emory & Henry (Va.) College in front of a home crowd.

September 6, 2010
Tornado and Lady Tornado Fall Tennis schedule released
BRISTOL, Tenn. - King College head men's and women's tennis coach Chris Bartlett has finalized the fall portion of the schedule with five dates for the Tornado and Lady Tornado.