Tornado fall in conference matchup with Barton

Tornado fall in conference matchup with Barton

BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University women's tennis team squared off against Barton College Saturday afternoon in a matchup of Conference Carolinas foes. The Tornado fought hard, but struggled against the Bulldogs as they fell 9-0 to the conference opponent.

THE BASICS
FINAL SCORE: Barton 9, King 0
LOCATION: Bristol Racquet Club; Bristol, Tenn.
RECORDS: King 0-13, 0-8 Conference Carolinas; Barton 9-9, 5-2 Conference Carolinas

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • The best match of the day was in the fourth singles flight where Jennifer Harr battled hard against Ada Vargas of Barton, but fell 8-6 in a close affair.
  • King would ultimately fall in every one of their singles matchups with the Bulldogs.
  • The Tornado continued to struggle in doubles play, dropping the first two flights 8-0 and 8-1 and eventually falling in the third flight 8-0.

UP NEXT

  • The Tornado will be in action again tomorrow, April 8 against Chowan University at 1:00 pm.
  • Barton travels to Lees-McRae College tomorrow afternoon.