King falls at Chowan

Photo credit: Dakota Bastin
Photo credit: Dakota Bastin

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.

FINAL SCORE: Chowan 6, King 0
LOCATION: Rose Family Tennis Complex; Murfreesboro, N.C.
RECORDS: King 1-16, 0-11 Conference Carolinas; Chowan 3-15, 3-8 Conference Carolinas


  • The Hawks took both doubles matches 6-1 as the third match was forfeited on both sides, but Chowan won the doubles point.
  • Chowan continued to play well in singles, taking all four matches in straight sets.
  • Vanessa Francois fell to Arina Karbolina 6-2, 6-0 at the second flight while Lauren Smorgonsky dropped a 6-1, 6-1 match to Julieta Lecce at the third flight.


  • King closes the season on Wednesday when they travel to UVa-Wise. The dual is scheduled to start at 4:00 p.m.
  • Chowan travels to Shaw University on Tuesday.