King drops match to Emmanuel

King drops match to Emmanuel

BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University women's tennis team fell to one of the top teams in the league on Saturday afternoon. Emmanuel College took the Conference Carolinas dual 9-0.

FINAL SCORE: Emmanuel 9, King 0
LOCATION: King Tennis Courts; Bristol, Tenn.
RECORDS: King 0-17, 0-11 Conference Carolinas; Emmanuel 14-6, 10-1 Conference Carolinas


  • The Lions took all three doubles matches, winning at No. 1 doubles 8-1 before taking the other two matches 8-0.
  • In singles play, Vanessa Francois fell at the top flight to Fantine Botella of Emmanuel 6-1, 6-0.
  • Emmanuel clinched the match with a win at the second flight before taking the final four matches to win the dual 9-0.


  • King travels to Bluefield State College on Tuesday. The dual is scheduled to start at 3:00 p.m.
  • Emmanuel hosts Johnson C. Smith University on Sunday.