Tornado drop dual at MHU

Photo credit: Noah Melendez
Photo credit: Noah Melendez

MARS HILL, N.C. – The King University women's tennis team played well at Mars Hill on Wednesday afternoon at Mars Hill University. However, the Lions took the dual 5-2.

THE BASICS
FINAL SCORE: Mars Hill 5, King 2
LOCATION: Hart Tennis Complex; Mars Hill, N.C.
RECORDS: King 0-2; Mars Hill 1-5

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • The doubles point went to Mars Hill as they took wins at the top two flights.
  • Anna Mincey and Morgan Buchanan came away with a 6-3 win for the Tornado at No. 3 doubles.
  • In singles play, the Lions took wins at the top two flights as well as No. 4 and No. 6 singles.
  • Mincey defeated Haley Steinkamp 6-0, 6-2 at No. 3 singles and Murphy Harr topped Carli Stiles 6-2, 6-2 at the fifth flight.

UP NEXT

  • King concludes their fall schedule on Saturday when they host UVa-Wise at 12:00 p.m.
  • Mars Hill is in action again on February 1 against Newberry College.