Women's Soccer News Archives

  • Tornado drop season finale to Limestone
    November 04, 2019
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University women's soccer team dropped a close contest at Parks Field on Monday afternoon. Limestone College scored goals just before and after halftime to take the contest 2-0.
  • Tornado drop league contest at Erskine
    November 02, 2019
    DUE WEST, S.C. – The King University women’s soccer team dropped a close contest at Erskine College on Saturday afternoon. The Flying Fleet scored a pair of second-half goals to defeat the Tornado 2-0.
  • Foster posts shutout as King defeats LMC
    October 30, 2019
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University women’s soccer team ended their five-game losing streak on Wednesday night when they defeated rival Lees-McRae College 1-0. Anya Gross scored the game-winning goal in the 22nd minute and Erin Foster posted her second shutout of the season to give King the victory.
  • Wednesday's soccer DH moved to Tennessee HS
    October 28, 2019
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – Due to rain in the forecast, the King University soccer doubleheader scheduled for Wednesday against Lees-McRae College has been moved to Tennessee High School. The women’s contest will kickoff at 5:00 p.m. with the men to follow at 7:30 p.m.
  • King falls to league-leading Mount Olive
    October 26, 2019
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University women’s soccer team fell to Conference Carolinas-leading University of Mount Olive on Saturday afternoon at Parks Field. The Tornado fell behind early, and couldn’t mount a comeback against a tough Trojan defense as Mount Olive took the game 5-1.
  • Early goal downs Tornado at SWU
    October 23, 2019
    CENTRAL, S.C. – The King University women’s soccer team fell behind Southern Wesleyan University early on Wednesday evening and couldn’t recover. The Tornado tried to mount a comeback in the second half, but the Warrior defense was too tight as Southern Wesleyan took the contest 2-0.
  • 23 Tornado named Academic All-Conference Carolinas
    October 23, 2019
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – The Conference Carolinas announced their fall academic all-conference honorees on Wednesday. King University had 23 juniors and seniors recognized from men’s soccer, women’s soccer, women’s volleyball and men’s and women’s cross country.
  • Soccer games at SWU moved to Wednesday
    October 21, 2019
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – Tuesday’s soccer doubleheader for King University at Southern Wesleyan has been postponed. The teams will now play on Wednesday evening as the women kickoff at 5:00 p.m. and the men follow at 7:30 p.m.
  • Early goals down Tornado against Chowan
    October 19, 2019
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University women’s soccer team returned home to take on Chowan University. However, the Hawks scored a pair of goals early in the first half and the Tornado couldn’t recover. King scored late in the first half, but couldn’t find the back of the net in the second half as Chowan took the contest 2-1.
  • Tornado can't overcome NGU second-half goals
    October 16, 2019
    TIGERVILLE, S.C. – The King University women’s soccer team traveled to take on one of the top teams in Conference Carolinas on Wednesday evening. The Tornado went toe-to-toe with North Greenville University in the first half, but the Crusaders scored twice in the second half to take the contest 2-0.
  • Belmont Abbey first half goals top Tornado
    October 12, 2019
    BELMONT, N.C. – The King University women's soccer team dropped their match against Belmont Abbey 4-0 on Saturday afternoon. The Crusaders scored three goals in the opening half and one in the second half to clench the conference victory.
  • Tornado score late, stun Lions in double overtime
    October 09, 2019
    MARS HILL, N.C. – Jaida Souvannaraj and Erin Peters lifted the King University women’s soccer team to a come-from-behind win at Mars Hill University. Erin Foster kept the Tornado close, allowing Souvannaraj to even the score in the final minute and Peters to give King the 2-1 win in the 105th minute.
  • King drops league contest at Barton
    October 05, 2019
    WILSON, N.C. - The King University women's soccer team was on the road again on Saturday to take on Barton College. The Tornado could not get their offense going against a stout Bulldog defense. Barton scored goals in each half while keeping King off the board for the 2-0 win.
  • Tornado fall at Shaw
    October 01, 2019
    RALEIGH, N.C. – The King University women’s soccer team took to the road to take on Shaw University on Tuesday afternoon. The Tornado fell behind in the first half, and couldn’t complete a comeback in the second half, falling to the Bears 3-1.
  • Eary strike leads King past PIU
    September 25, 2019
    ADVANCE, N.C. – The King University women’s soccer team scored early and didn’t let up on Wednesday evening at Piedmont International University. The Tornado scored twice in the opening 20 minutes and added another late to take the game 3-0.
  • Clarke's PK gives King win at Converse
    September 21, 2019
    SPARTANBURG, S.C. – The King University earned their first Conference Carolinas win of the season on Saturday on the road at Converse College. McKenzie Clarke scored the game’s lone goal on a penalty kick to give King the win.
  • King upended by Concord
    September 17, 2019
    ATHENS, W. Va. — The King University women's soccer team fell 2-0 to Concord University in their first game on the road at Anderson Field on Tuesday afternoon. The Mountain Lions scored two goals in the first half to take the early lead against the Tornado.
  • Tornado fall to Emmanuel in conference opener
    September 14, 2019
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University women’s soccer team opened the Conference Carolinas season with a tough defeat against Emmanuel College. The Lions scored the game’s lone goal in the 74th minute to take the contest 1-0.
  • O'Ferral tallies a pair as King wins their season-opener over Union
    September 10, 2019
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University women’s soccer team in resounding fashion on Tuesday afternoon at Parks Field. The Tornado scored five goals in the second half, including two from Meghan O’Ferral as the Tornado defeated Union College (Ky.) 5-0.
  • King prepared to start 2019 season
    September 03, 2019
    BRISTOL, Tenn. - The King University women's soccer team returns a solid core from last season's team, and head coach Leah Presley has brought in a big group of newcomers for the season. Seniors McKenzie Clarke and Lizzie Boone headline the group of returners for the Tornado as they look to move up the Conference Carolinas standings in 2019.
  • Clarke attends NCAA Career in Sports Forum
    July 24, 2019
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – McKenzie Clarke became the first King student-athlete chosen to attend the NCAA Career in Sports Forum. Earlier this summer, the Tornado women’s soccer player attended the forum in Indianapolis at the NCAA national office.
  • Tornado fall to Barton 4-1 to end the regular season
    October 26, 2018
    On what was a cloudy and wet day the King University women's soccer team fell on the last game of the season to Barton College 4-1.
  • Friday's Soccer doubleheader moved to Tennessee High
    October 24, 2018
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University soccer doubleheader scheduled for Friday against Barton College at 12:30 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. at Parks Field has been moved to Tennessee High School. The Tornado women will kickoff at 1:30 p.m. with the men to follow at 4:00 p.m.
  • Tornado take tough-luck loss at LMC
    October 23, 2018
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – The King University women’s soccer team traveled to take on rival Lees-McRae College on Tuesday night. The contest remained scoreless through 45 minutes before the Bobcats eventually broke through to take the tilt 1-0.
  • Boone gives King win over Erskine on senior day
    October 20, 2018
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University women’s soccer team came away with a 1-0 victory over Erskine College on Saturday afternoon. The Tornado got the match’s lone goal from one of the afternoon’s honorees, senior Lizzie Boone.
  • Southern Wesleyan defeats King 5-1
    October 17, 2018
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – On what was a beautiful day on the King University campus, the King women’s soccer team dropped their match against Southern Wesleyan University 5-1.
  • King falls at Chowan
    October 13, 2018
    MURFREESBORO, N.C. – The King University women’s soccer team took a long road trip to Chowan University on Saturday. The Hawks netted three goals in the first half and added four more in the second to take the contest 7-0.
  • King falls to Converse 5-0
    October 09, 2018
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – On what was a cloudy windy day the King women’s soccer team fell in a deep hole early to Converse eventually dropping the match 5-0.
  • Trojans quick start too much for Tornado
    October 06, 2018
    Mount olive N.C. – The King University women’s soccer team were overwhelmed by the University of Mount Olive Trojans early, dropping in a hole 3-0 early in the first half eventually losing 4-0.
  • Second half tops King at ETSU
    October 01, 2018
    JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – The King University women’s soccer team traveled to Johnson City to take NCAA Division I foe East Tennessee State University on Monday night. The Tornado cut their deficit to 2-1 early in the second half, but the Buccaneers scored the final four goals of the game to take the contest 6-1.
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