Tornado fall to Erskine

Tornado fall to Erskine

BRISTOL, Tenn. – King University women's tennis team took on Erskine College in a Conference Carolinas dual where the Tornado were shorthanded. The Flying Fleet took the dual 9-0.

THE BASICS
FINAL SCORE: Erskine 9, King 0
LOCATION: Bristol Racquet Club; Bristol, Tenn.
RECORDS: King 0-7, 0-2 Conference Carolinas; Erskine 4-6, 4-3 Conference Carolinas

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • At No. 1 doubles, Vanessa Francois and Isla Bell dropped an 8-3 decision to Katie Loudermile and Marie Berghaus.
  • The Flying Fleet took the final two doubles matches, one by default to take a 3-0 lead.
  • At No. 3 singles, Morgan Buchanan fell 6-0, 6-0 while the Flying Fleet clinched the dual with wins by default at the fifth and sixth flights.
  • Erskine then won the final three singles matches to take the dual 9-0.

UP NEXT

  • King travels to Lees-McRae College on Tuesday. The dual is scheduled to start at 1:00 p.m.
  • Erskine hosts Barton College on Friday.