2012-13 Men's Tennis News
August 16, 2013
King earns academic honor from ITA
BRISTOL, Tenn. – The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) recently announced their All-Academic Teams and Scholar-Athletes for the 2012-13 season. For the second consecutive season, the King University men’s tennis team earned this award while five members earned Scholar-Athlete status.
February 11, 2013
King Tennis Ready to Begin Season Saturday
The men’s team finished fourth in the conference last season, and Head Coach Kethan Darbar is excited about the upcoming Tornado Tennis season.
January 30, 2013
Conference Preseason Poll Tabs Men’s Tennis Fourth
Conference Carolinas released its preseason coaches’ poll and deemed King University Men’s Tennis to finish fourth in 2013.
October 19, 2012
Avila, Brigato Lead Tornado to Victory
Rodrigo Avila and Leo Brigato swept through their matches on both the singles and doubles sides in a 6-3 victory over Milligan College, Friday afternoon.
October 13, 2012
King Tennis Splits Match at Georgetown
King Men's Tennis improved to 3-1 on the season behind wins from its top five singles starters while the women's team fell to 0-3 against the Georgetown (Ky.) Tigers.
October 1, 2012
Tennis Adds Match with Bluefield State for this Friday
Men's and Women's Tennis will host the Bluefield State Big Blues this Friday, Oct. 4, at home beginning at 1 p.m.
September 27, 2012
King Tennis Begins 2012-13 Season at Concord with Split
King Tennis began the 2012-13 season at Concord University where the Tornado earned an 8-1 win while the Lady Tornado dropped a 6-3 decision.
September 23, 2012
Jones Highlights at ITA Southeast Regionals in Men’s Singles
Patrick Jones earned four victories at this weekend’s USTA/ITA Southeast Regional Tournament to win the Men’s C Singles tournament.
September 16, 2012
Men’s Tennis to Participate in USTA/ITA Southeast Regional Tournament
Five representatives from the men’s tennis team are competing at the USTA/ITA Southeast Regional tournament, hosted in Sumter, S.C. this weekend.
September 5, 2012
King and Lees-McRae to Begin Battle for Blue Ridge Cup
Beginning in the 2012-13 athletic season King and Lees-McRae College will deepen their rivalry with an annual competition for the Blue Ridge Cup.
August 15, 2012
Tornado Names Abundant in D2ADA Academic Awards
King placed 72 student-athletes on the Division II Athletic Directors Association (D2ADA) Academic Achievement Awards list.
August 6, 2012
King Tennis Served ITA Academic Honors
Eight student-athletes were named a 2012 ITA Scholar-Athlete while the men’s and women’s tennis teams were both honored with All-Academic Team awards.
July 26, 2012
Committed to Success - King helps athletes excel both on and off the field
Read the KTN's recent front page article highlighting the triumphs of King College student-athletes. (Credit: Pat Kenney, Kingsport Times-News)