Women's Tennis News Archives

  • King drops finale at UVa-Wise
    April 17, 2019
    WISE, Va. – The King University women’s tennis team closed the season with a 7-0 defeat at UVa-Wise on Wednesday evening.
  • King falls at Chowan
    April 15, 2019
    MURFREESBORO, N.C. – The King University women’s tennis team was shorthanded on Monday afternoon as they dropped a Conference Carolinas dual at Chowan University 6-0.
  • Tornado drop dual at Barton
    April 14, 2019
    WILSON, N.C. – The King University women’s tennis team played shorthanded at Barton College on Sunday afternoon, falling to the Bulldogs 7-0.
  • Tornado take a doubles match, fall at LMC
    April 10, 2019
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – The King University women’s tennis team earned a doubles win at Lees-McRae College on Wednesday afternoon. However, the Bobcats won the other two doubles matches and all six singles matches to defeat King 7-0.
  • Tornado late push not enough against NGU
    April 06, 2019
    BRISTOL, Tenn. ? The King University women's tennis team hosted North Greenville for their second match in as many days. Murphy Harr and Morgan Buchanan both give King a point but was not enough to pull out a victory.
  • King drops contest against SWU
    April 05, 2019
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University women's tennis team hosted Southern Wesleyan University. The tandem of Isla Bell and Murphy Harr earn a win at No. 3 doubles but King would fall 7-0.
  • BAC too much for Tornado
    March 30, 2019
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University women’s tennis team dropped another Conference Carolinas dual on Saturday afternoon. The Tornado played shorthanded as they fell to Belmont Abbey College 7-0.
  • King drops dual to UMO
    March 29, 2019
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University women’s tennis team dropped a Conference Carolinas dual on Friday afternoon to the University of Mount Olive. The Tornado played shorthanded, and fell 7-0.
  • Tornado drop dual at Converse
    March 26, 2019
    SPARTANBURG, S.C. – The King University women’s tennis team dropped a Conference Carolinas dual at Converse College on Tuesday afternoon. The Valkyries took the doubles point with three wins, and that continued in singles as Converse won the dual 7-0.
  • King falls to Flying Fleet
    March 23, 2019
    DUE WEST, S.C. – The King University women's tennis team dropped a second Conference Carolinas dual in as many days at Erskine College on Saturday afternoon. Erskine took the doubles point and swept singles for the 7-0 victory.
  • King drops conference dual at Emmanuel
    March 22, 2019
    FRANKLIN SPRING, Ga. – The King University women’s tennis team dropped a Conference Carolinas dual at Emmanuel College on Friday afternoon. Emmanuel took the doubles point and swept singles for the 7-0 victory.
  • King drops tight dual to Milligan
    March 18, 2019
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University women’s tennis team dropped a nonconference match to Milligan College on Monday evening. The Tornado played the Buffaloes tight, but Milligan took the dual 6-1.
  • King defeats Ferrum for first win since 2017
    March 15, 2019
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University women's tennis team was back in action on Friday as they hosted Ferrum College. The Tornado were able to come out on top and collect their first win since 2017.
  • Tornado fall in Conference opener
    March 14, 2019
    Gaffney, S.C. – The King University women's tennis team opened conference play at Limestone College where they fell 7-0.
  • King tennis visits Niswonger Children’s Hospital
    March 12, 2019
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – Last month, the King University tennis team visited the Niswonger Children’s Hospital. While there, the student-athletes spent time with the children and played games with them.
  • King falls 7-0 at LMU
    February 12, 2019
    HARROGATE, Tenn. ? The King University women's tennis team traveled to Lincoln Memorial University on Tuesday for their second Dual match of the season and fell 7-0.
  • Tornado drop dual at Wofford
    February 09, 2019
    SPARTANBURG, S.C. – The King University women’s tennis team opened their spring season with a dual at NCAA Division I foe Wofford College. The Terriers took the doubles point before taking the match 7-0.
  • King ready for 2019 season
    January 30, 2019
    BRISTOL, Tenn. - The King University women's tennis team entered the 2018-19 season under first-year head coach Tim Dunford. The Tornado had a solid fall and are eager to start the spring season and improve on last year's win total.
  • Tornado fall to Mars Hill
    October 05, 2018
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University women's tennis team dropped a tough dual to Mars Hill University. The Tornado dropped the nonconference affair with Mars Hill 5-2.
  • Neumann leads Tornado at ITA Regional
    September 29, 2018
    SUMTER, S.C. – Selected members of the King University men’s and women’s tennis teams played at the ITA Southeast Regional over the weekend. Lennard Neumann highlighted the weekend for the Tornado, advancing to the round of 32 in the singles draw.
  • King falls to Tusculum in first dual
    September 19, 2018
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University women’s tennis team played their first dual of the season against one of the region’s top teams. The Tornado dropped the nonconference affair with Tusculum University 7-0.
  • Palmetto Tennis Center Invite postponed
    September 12, 2018
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University men’s and women’s tennis teams were scheduled to compete at the Palmetto Tennis Center Invitational this weekend, but the tournament has been postponed.
  • Tornado open season at Bluefield Invite
    September 09, 2018
    BLUEFIELD, Va. – The King University women’s tennis team opened their season over the weekend at the Bluefield College Invitational. The Tornado duo of Vanessa Francois and Lauren Smorgonsky led the way, reaching the doubles consolation final.
  • Dunford selected to lead King tennis programs
    July 10, 2018
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – King University Director of Athletics, David Hicks, announced the hire of Tim Dunford to lead the Tornado tennis programs. Dunford has been a head coach for eight years and has had success rebuilding programs.
  • King women's tennis, softball earn Messick Sportsmanship Awards
    May 18, 2018
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – At the conclusion of the spring season, Conference Carolinas announced their Messick Sportsmanship Awards, and two King University teams were recognized. The King women’s tennis team and the Tornado softball team both earned Messick Sportsmanship Awards.
  • King drops match to Emmanuel
    April 14, 2018
    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.
  • Tornado fall at Southern Wesleyan
    April 11, 2018
    CENTRAL, S.C. – The King University women’s tennis team dropped a Conference Carolinas dual 9-0 at Southern Wesleyan University on Wednesday afternoon.
  • Tornado drop nonconference dual to LMU
    April 10, 2018
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University women’s tennis dropped a nonconference dual to Lincoln Memorial University 9-0 on Tuesday afternoon.
  • League-leading Chowan too much for Tornado
    April 08, 2018
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University women’s tennis team fell to Conference Carolinas-leading Chowan University 9-0 on Sunday afternoon.
  • Tornado fall in conference matchup with Barton
    April 07, 2018
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University women’s tennis team squared off against Barton College Saturday afternoon in a matchup of Conference Carolinas foes. The Tornado fought hard, but struggled against the Bulldogs as they fell 9-0 to the conference opponent.
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