BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University men’s volleyball team swept their opponents Saturday afternoon at the Student Center Complex. The Tornado started off the day by defeating Belmont Abbey College 3-0, and proceeded to defeat Bluefield College 3-0 in the later contest.
TIGERVILLE, S.C. – Following a sweep to open Conference Carolinas play on Friday, the King University softball team came back to split with North Greenville University on Saturday. The Crusaders won game one 8-0, but King came back behind Leslie Odom to take the nightcap 5-0 for the split.
BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University men’s track and field team competed at the Charlotte 49er Classic Saturday afternoon. The Tornado set a handful of personal records as they competed hard at the classic.
BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University women’s track and field team competed at the Charlotte 49er Classic Saturday afternoon. The Tornado raced well and were led by Hannah Kusmierz in the 3,000 meter event.
TIGERVILLE, S.C. – The King University baseball team closed their series at 25th-ranked North Greenville University with a pair of tough defeats on Saturday afternoon. North Greenville took game one 3-1 before winning game two 6-3.
MOUNT OLIVE, N.C. – The King University men’s tennis team traveled to take on the University of Mount Olive in a Conference Carolinas dual on Saturday. The Tornado took a doubles match, but couldn’t follow it with singles wins as the Trojans took the dual 7-2.
CENTRAL, S.C. – The King University softball team opened Conference Carolinas play with a pair of road wins at Southern Wesleyan University on Friday evening. The Tornado took game one 8-2 before scoring twice in the seventh inning of game two for the 3-2 victory.
TIGERVILLE, S.C. – The King University baseball team took to the road to face Conference Carolinas leading and 25th-ranked North Greenville University. King grabbed the lead early, but the Crusaders answered with a big first inning and the Tornado couldn’t recover, falling 13-6.
BRISTOL, Tenn. – King University men’s basketball player Jordan Floyd has earned another award as he was selected National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) All-Southeast Region. Floyd was selected to the first team, marking his second first team All-Region accolades of the year.
BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University women’s wrestling team has five alums that will be competing for Team U.S.A. at the Women’s World Cup this weekend in Takasaki, Japan. Five former Tornado are on the squad that is made up of 14 athletes representing the U.S.
BRISTOL, Tenn. – King University had two basketball players recognized by the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) when the league announced their awards on Thursday. Jordan Floyd of the men’s basketball team was selected ECAC Player of the Year and first team All-ECAC while Kori West of the women’s basketball team earned second team All-ECAC honors.
BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University acrobatics and tumbling team hosted Concordia University Wisconsin Wednesday night. The Tornado took an early lead in the contest and never looked back as they defeated Condcordia Wisconsin 245.735 - 240.265 on Senior Day for their first victory of the season.
CLEVELAND, Tenn. – The King University softball team came away with another split on Wednesday when they traveled to Lee University. King took game one 6-4 in 10 innings behind a strong pitching outing from Leslie Odom, but dropped game two 6-2 as the Flames capitalized on a defensive miscue.
GREENEVILLE, Tenn. – In a contest against a regional rival, the King University baseball team came away with a well-earned victory at Tusculum College on Tuesday. The Tornado held the lead for the majority of the contest, but trailed going to the ninth inning. In the final frame, King posted five runs on six hits to take the game 8-5.
BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University women’s tennis dropped their Conference Carolinas dual against Lees-McRae College on Tuesday night. The Bobcats won all three doubles matches before taking all six singles matches for the 9-0 win.
BRISTOL, Tenn. – Their careers started 18 years ago against each other, and earlier this month it ended the same way. For Marina Doi and Regina Doi wrestling has brought a lifetime of opportunity, competition, relationships and so much more as their careers came to an end against each other following a memorable season at the Women’s Collegiate Wrestling Association (WCWA) National Championships.
BRISTOL, Tenn. – King University men’s basketball player Jordan Floyd can add another award to his mantle following his spectacular season. The junior was selected D2CCA first team All-Southeast Region, when the organization announced their awards on Monday.
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa – For the second straight year, the King University men’s wrestling team has a pair of All-Americans. Bryce Killian finished sixth at the NCAA Wrestling Championships and Dustin Kirk finished eighth. The Tornado also posted their best team finish in program history, taking 19th.
CENTRAL, S.C.. – The King University baseball team won their third Conference Carolinas series to start the season when they took the rubber game at Southern Wesleyan University on Saturday. The Tornado offense came alive, posting 10 runs in the fifth inning of their 19-8 victory over the Warriors.
HARROGATE, Tenn. – When the NCAA Tournament brackets were announced, the King University men’s basketball team knew they had a tough task of facing the nation’s top team, Lincoln Memorial University, on their home floor. However, the Tornado got off to a hot start and played the Railsplitters even in the first half. The Lincoln Memorial balanced attack proved too much for the Tornado in the second half as the Railsplitters took the contest 90-78.
BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University softball team split with Mars Hill University on Saturday afternoon. The Tornado earned a 9-7 come-from-behind victory, scoring six runs in the sixth inning, but the Lions scored in the late innings to take game two 5-3.
BRISTOL, Tenn. – King University men’s tennis team earned their first Conference Carolinas win of the season on Saturday when they defeated Erskine College. The Tornado swept the doubles matches and continued that streak in singles play to take the dual 9-0.
BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University baseball team traveled to take on Southern Wesleyan University Friday afternoon in a Conference Carolinas doubleheader matchup. The Warriors took game one 8-4, but the Tornado bats got going in game two as they recorded 14 hits and King rally to take the second contest 11-3.
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa – On the opening day of the NCAA Wrestling Championships, Dustin Kirk and Bryce Killian of the King University men’s wrestling both earned All-American honors for the second straight year. Each ended the day in the consolation quarterfinals and will wrestle to take third on Saturday.
BRISTOL, Tenn. – Saturday's schedule for the King University softball team has been altered. Instead of playing both Ohio Valley University and Mars Hill University, the Tornado will now play a doubleheader against Mars Hill. First pitch is scheduled for 1:00 p.m. Sundays' twinbill at Mars Hill has been postponed and rescheduled for April 22.