2011-12 Women's Tennis News

June 29, 2012
King Places Third Among Conference Schools in Learfield Sports Directors Cup
King ranked third among Conference Carolinas institutions and 166th overall among the 244 nationally-ranked schools in the 2011-12 Learfield Director's Cup Standings.

June 11, 2012
Tornado Tennis to Host Two Summer Camp Sessions
King College will host two tennis summer camp sessions beginning in late June. Registration for both camps is currently open.

April 17, 2012
Tornado Tennis Finishes Regular Season Against Pikeville
The women's team took four of six singles flights in its 5-4 win over the University of Pikeville while men took a 5-4 loss.

April 15, 2012
Tornado Tennis Downed by Royals
The men's and women's tennis teams struggled in matches played against the Royals of Queens University (N.C.), falling on both sides.

April 14, 2012
Men's Tennis Earned Third Straight Win, Ladies Fall to Barton
Eden Sherrod and Kayla Ketron each posted singles match win despite falling to the Barton Bulldogs, 7-2, on Saturday.

April 9, 2012
Eight Named to Conference Carolinas All-Academic Team
The league office announced the 2012 All-Conference Academic team today, a list that features eight King Tornado Tennis players from the men's and women's teams.

April 6, 2012
Men’s Tennis Back on Track, Women Fall to Pfeiffer
Tornado men's tennis took victories in all nine flights of Friday's match against the Pfeiffer Falcons while the women fell, 8-1.

April 5, 2012
Tornado Tennis Announces Schedule Changes
Tomorrow's match against Pfeiffer University has been changed to a 10:00 a.m. start time, while Monday's match against LMU has been cancelled.

April 1, 2012
Tennis Wraps Up Weekend Action
The men and women's tennis teams played Mount Olive at home and the Limestone Saints on the road, falling short of victories against each, this weekend.

March 30, 2012
Lady Tornado Dropped by Valkyries
King women's tennis fell to 2-10 after their Friday loss to Converse College, 6-1. The Lady Tornado return to the courts at King against Mount Olive on Saturday afternoon.

March 25, 2012
Streak Ends as Tornado Tennis Downed by UNC-Asheville
Both men's and women's teams fell to NCAA Division I opponent UNC-Asheville on Saturday. The men's winning streak was snapped at 10 matches in the loss.

March 21, 2012
Men’s Tennis Wins 10th Straight Against Lees-McRae, Women Fall to Bobcats
Eden Sherrod went 2-0 on the day despite the Lady Tornado falling to Lees-McRae, 4-3, at home on Wednesday evening.

March 11, 2012
Lady Tornado Fall 6-1 to Mars Hill
Led by the backend of the lineup, the King men's tennis team improved to 8-0 with a 5-4 win over Mars Hill. The women fell, 6-1, to the Lions.

March 9, 2012
Ketron, Anderson Lead Ladies to Second Victory
Women's Tennis improved to 2-5 on the year after defeating Salem College 5-3 on Friday afternoon, led by performances by Kayla Ketron and Sarah Anderson

March 6, 2012
Lady Tornado Dropped by Carson-Newman
The women fell in a 9-0 decision to the Eagles while the men's team remain undefeated with a 6-3 win over C-N, Tuesday afternoon.

March 5, 2012
Lady Tornado Fall to Coker Cobras
King drops to 1-4 this season after losing to Coker in a shortened outing on Saturday afternoon.

March 1, 2012
Tornado Tennis Wins Fifth Straight Over NGU
Seth Hale helped clinch the Tornado's win over North Greenville with wins in his singles and doubles flights to guide the team to its fifth straight win.

February 24, 2012
King Announces Weekend Schedule Changes
King Baseball and Tennis have altered their schedules this weekend.

February 21, 2012
Vidal Helps King to Defeat Tusculum, Women Fall
Men's Tennis improved to 4-0 this season behind some inspirational play from Pablo Vidal while the women fell to Tusculum, Tuesday afternoon.

February 18, 2012
Tennis Opens Spring Season at Belmont Abbey
Tornado Tennis began its spring season this past weekend against Belmont Abbey College, splitting the day's events.

January 17, 2012
King College Set to Kick Off Tornado Athletic Club
King College will introduce a new way to spread generosity toward Athletics when it introduces the Tornado Athletic Club this Saturday, Jan. 21

October 13, 2011
Tennis Tournament Signup Deadline Extended
The signup deadline for the King College Tennis Tournament Open has been extended to Oct. 18. Click for more details...

October 4, 2011
King Tennis Starts Season on Right Foot with Victory at Bluefield
King tennis swept Bluefield College (Va.) 9-0 and 5-4 in their first match of the season, held on Tuesday.

October 3, 2011
King to Hold Tennis Tournament Open for Public
Join the masses and register to participate in the inaugural King College Tennis Tournament Open, being held Oct. 21-23 at the KC Tennis Courts

September 8, 2011
Tornado Tennis Heads to ETSU for Fall Tournament
King men's and women's tennis will get its first taste of action of the season as a Division II competitor at the ETSU Fall Tournament this Friday and Saturday.