Tornado fall to Davis & Elkins

Tornado fall to Davis & Elkins

BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University women's tennis team fell to Davis & Elkins College on Friday afternoon. Morgan Buchanan came up with a win, but the Tornado dropped the dual 6-1.

FINAL SCORE: Davis & Elkins 6, King 1
LOCATION: Bristol Racquet & Fitness Club; Bristol, Tenn.
RECORDS: King 1-6; Davis & Elkins 4-2


  • Davis & Elkins took the doubles point, taking the top two flights 6-2 and 6-1 and the third flight by default.
  • In singles play, Buchanan defeated Elysia Cain 6-1, 6-2 at the fifth flight to get King on the board.
  • Lauren Smorgonsky played well at No. 2 singles, but fell to Laura Vargas 6-4, 6-3.
  • The Senators won the final four singles matches to take the dual 6-1.


  • The Tornado travel to take on Spartanburg Methodist College on March 1 at 10:00 a.m.
  • Davis & Elkins takes on Lees-McRae College on Saturday morning.