2012-13 Women's Tennis News

  • Tornado named All-Academic Team by ITA
    August 16, 2013
    Tornado named All-Academic Team by ITA BRISTOL, Tenn. – For the second consecutive season, the King University women’s tennis team earned Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) All-Academic recognition. Along with the team award, four student-athletes garnered ITA Scholar-Athlete status.
  • Tornado fall to Belmont Abbey to end season
    April 14, 2013
    Tornado fall to Belmont Abbey to end season BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University women’s tennis team wrapped up their season with a home duel match against Belmont Abbey College. The Tornado took three singles victories, but the Crusaders won the duel match 6-3.
  • Royals top King 8-1
    April 13, 2013
    Royals top King 8-1 BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University women’s tennis team hosted Queens University on Saturday at the King Tennis Complex, and the Royals came away with an 8-1 win.
  • UNC Asheville defeats King
    April 11, 2013
    UNC Asheville defeats King ASHEVILLE, N.C. – The King University women’s tennis team jumped out-of-conference to face a tough test at UNC Asheville. Playing the doubles point as one point, the Bulldogs took the 7-0 after sweeping singles play.
  • Falcons top King 9-0
    April 08, 2013
    Falcons top King 9-0 MISENHEIMER, N.C. - The King University women's tennis team traveled to Pfeiffer University for another Conference Carolinas duel match. The Falcons came away with a 9-0 victory.
  • Tornado fall to Limestone
    April 06, 2013
    Tornado fall to Limestone BRISTOL, Tenn. - The King University women's tennis team played their second straight home duel match on Saturday against Limestone College. The Saints earned their seventh Conference Carolinas win with the 7-2 victory.
  • Bulldogs top Tornado 8-1
    April 05, 2013
    Bulldogs top Tornado 8-1 BRISTOL, Tenn. - The King University women’s tennis team returned home to take on Barton College, and the Bulldogs came away with an 8-1 victory.
  • Tornado fall to Lees-McRae 6-3
    April 02, 2013
    Tornado fall to Lees-McRae 6-3 BANNER ELK, N.C. – The King University women’s tennis team traveled to Lees-McRae College on Tuesday for Conference Carolinas matchup. The Tornado took one doubles match, and two singles matches, but the Bobcats took the duel match 6-3.
  • Mount Olive sweeps Tornado
    March 30, 2013
    Mount Olive sweeps Tornado MOUNT OLIVE, N.C. – The King University women’s tennis team returned to Conference Carolinas play with a duel match at Mount Olive College, and the Trojans came away with a 9-0 victory.
  • Tornado Tennis Falls to Cobras
    March 03, 2013
    Tornado Tennis Falls to Cobras King Tennis fights hard before falling to Cobras
  • Women's Tennis drops a close match
    March 02, 2013
    Women's Tennis drops a close match Lady Tornados' falls to Benedict 6-3
  • King's Tennis earns its 1st conference win against NGU
    February 27, 2013
    King's Tennis earns its 1st conference win against NGU Both Teams traveled to Tigerville for the first conference match this season
  • King Athletics Announces Schedule Alterations
    February 14, 2013
    King Athletics Announces Schedule Alterations Due to weather and other conflicts, Tornado Athletics has announced multiple schedule alterations for the weekend and next week.
  • King Tennis Ready to Begin Season Saturday
    February 11, 2013
    King Tennis Ready to Begin Season Saturday The men’s team finished fourth in the conference last season, and Head Coach Kethan Darbar is excited about the upcoming Tornado Tennis season.
  • Women’s Tennis Preseason Poll Released, King Eleventh
    January 30, 2013
    Women’s Tennis Preseason Poll Released, King Eleventh Conference Carolinas announced the release of the 2013 Preseason Coaches’ Poll. King was picked 11th out of 12 teams.
  • King Tennis Splits Match at Georgetown
    October 13, 2012
    King Tennis Splits Match at Georgetown Men's Tennis improved to 3-1 on the season behind wins from its top five singles starters while the women fell to 0-3 against the Georgetown (Ky.) Tigers.
  • Tennis Adds Match with Bluefield State for this Friday
    October 01, 2012
    Tennis Adds Match with Bluefield State for this Friday Men's and Women's Tennis will host the Bluefield State Big Blues this Friday, Oct. 4, at home beginning at 1 p.m.
  • King Tennis Begins 2012-13 Season at Concord with Split
    September 28, 2012
    King Tennis Begins 2012-13 Season at Concord with Split King Tennis began the 2012-13 season at Concord University where the Tornado earned an 8-1 win while the Lady Tornado dropped a 6-3 decision.
  • King and Lees-McRae to Begin Battle for Blue Ridge Cup
    September 05, 2012
    King and Lees-McRae to Begin Battle for Blue Ridge Cup Beginning in the 2012-13 athletic season King and Lees-McRae College will deepen their rivalry with an annual competition for the Blue Ridge Cup.
  • Tornado Names Abundant in D2ADA Academic Awards
    August 15, 2012
    Tornado Names Abundant in D2ADA Academic Awards King placed 72 student-athletes on the Division II Athletic Directors Association (D2ADA) Academic Achievement Awards list.
  • King Tennis Served ITA Academic Honors
    August 06, 2012
    King Tennis Served ITA Academic Honors Eight student-athletes were named a 2012 ITA Scholar-Athlete while the men’s and women’s tennis teams were both honored with All-Academic Team awards.
  • Committed to Success - King helps athletes excel both on and off the field
    July 26, 2012
    Committed to Success - King helps athletes excel both on and off the field Read the KTN's recent front page article highlighting the triumphs of King College student-athletes. (Credit: Pat Kenney, Kingsport Times-News)