Francois, Roustand Ruiz compete at ITA Regional

Francois, Roustand Ruiz compete at ITA Regional

SUMTER, S.C. – Two of the newcomers to the King University women's tennis team competed at the ITA Southeast Regional over the weekend.

KING RESULTS: No team scores
LOCATION: Palmetto Tennis Center; Sumter, S.C.


  • Playing in the A draw, Vanessa Francois dropped both of her matches to Yana Fleyer of Queens University and Amanda Carrillo of Newberry College.
  • Thalía Roustand Ruiz fell to Ruby Kubac of Limestone College 6-1, 6-4 in the opening round of the B draw before facing Coker College's Suzanna Mickey in the consolation bracket.
  • In doubles play, the duo fell to Anderson University's Laura Dean and Ivey Welborn 8-2 in the A draw.


  • King continues their dual season on Tuesday when they travel to Mars Hill University. The dual is scheduled to start at 2:00 p.m.