Tornado drop dual at Barton

Photo Credit: Jeremiah Manning
Photo Credit: Jeremiah Manning

WILSON, N.C. – The King University women's tennis team played shorthanded at Barton College on Sunday afternoon, falling to the Bulldogs 7-0.

THE BASICS
FINAL SCORE: Barton 7, King 0
LOCATION: Bulldogs Tennis Complex; Wilson, N.C.
RECORDS: King 0-10, 1-15 Conference Carolinas; Barton 12-7, 5-3 Conference Carolinas

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • The No. 1 doubles tandem of Vanessa Francois and Morgan Buchanan played well, but fell to Daria Avram Ada Vargas 6-4.
  • The Bulldogs then took the No. 2 doubles match 6-1 to win the doubles point.
  • In singles play, Francois played well at the second flight, falling to Vanessa Sanoja 6-2, 6-3.
  • Barton then took the final five singles matches for the 7-0 win.

UP NEXT

  • King stays on the road to take on Chowan University on Monday at 11:30 a.m.
  • Barton hosts Lees-McRae College on Monday morning.