2010-11 Women's Soccer News

December 30, 2010
King puts four onto NCCAA Women's Soccer Scholar-Athlete list
GREENVILLE, S.C. - King College placed four players on the 2010 NCCAA Women's Soccer Scholar-Athlete team, the national office announced.

December 26, 2010
Spot saved for Kitts on NCCAA Women's Soccer All-Tournament list
GREENVILLE, S.C. - King College's Abbey Kitts was selected to the 2010 NCCAA Women's Soccer Division I All-Tournament team, as the national office released the entire squad.

December 21, 2010
Thorpe tabbed as NCCAA Mid-East Region Women's Soccer Coach of the Year
BRISTOL, Tenn. - King College's Louis Thorpe was honored by the NCCAA Mid-East Region with the 2010 Women's Soccer Coach of the Year award, the organization announced.

December 19, 2010
NCCAA/NSCAA Women's Soccer Honorable Mention nod for Shelton
GREENVILLE, S.C. - King College's Morgan Shelton played her way onto the 2010 NCCAA/NSCAA Women's Soccer Division I Honorable Mention All-American list, the organization announced.

December 14, 2010
BRISTOL, Tenn. - King College placed four players on the 2010 NCCAA Mid-East All-Region team, the organization announced.
BRISTOL, Tenn. - King College placed four players on the 2010 NCCAA Mid-East All-Region team, the organization announced.

December 9, 2010
Shankle scores NCCAA weekly award
GREENVILLE, S.C. - King College's Hannah Shankle was given the NCCAA Women's Soccer Student-Athlete of the Week honor by the national office.

December 4, 2010
King unable to score in 5th place game at NCCAA
KISSIMMEE, Fla. - King College lost a 3-0 contest to Dallas Baptist (Texas) University Saturday in the fifth-place game of the 2010 NCCAA Division I Women's Soccer National Tournament.

December 2, 2010
Lady Tornado Soccer picks up NCCAA victory over Mount Vernon
KISSIMMEE, Fla. - King College used a pair of second half goals en route to a 2-0 victory over Mount Vernon Nazarene (Ohio) University Thursday on day two of the NCCAA Division I Women's Soccer National Tournament.

December 2, 2010
Keep up with King at nationals
Keep up with the King College women's cross country, women's volleyball and women's soccer teams at nationals this week with the team's blogs.

December 1, 2010
King starts NCCAA Women's Soccer with defeat against No. 1 Spring Arbor
KISSIMMEE, Fla. - King College started the 2010 NCCAA Division I Women's Soccer National Championship with a 3-1 setback against top seed Spring Arbor (Mich.) University Wednesday.

November 25, 2010
NCCAA weekly honor for King's Kitts
GREENVILLE, S.C. - King College's Abbey Kitts saved her way to the NCCAA Division I Women's Soccer Student-Athlete of the Week award, the national office released.

November 22, 2010
Lady Tornado to play top seed Spring Arbor at NCCAA
GREENVILLE, S.C. - King College received the No. 8 seed for the upcoming NCCAA Division I Women's Soccer National Tournament, the national office announced.

November 20, 2010
Never too late, King corners NCCAA Women's Soccer National bid
CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky. - King College punched a ticket to the NCCAA Division I Women's Soccer National Tournament thanks to a 1-0 double overtime victory at Campbellsville (Ky.) University Saturday to clinch the region title with a goal in the final seconds.

November 19, 2010
Lady Tornado Soccer scores spot in NCCAA Mid-East title tilt
CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky. - King College earned a spot in the 2010 NCCAA Women's Soccer Mid-East Region Championship contest with a 4-0 decision over rival Covenant (Ga.) College in a contest played at Campbellsville (Ky.) University Friday.

November 15, 2010
Lady Tornado to kick off NCCAA Mid-East play with Covenant
BRISTOL, Tenn. - King College knows the path in the NCCAA Mid-East Region Women's Soccer Tournament as the Lady Tornado opens with a semifinal contest against Covenant (Ga.) College Friday at 6:30 p.m.

November 6, 2010
First-half goals from Shankles gives King a 2-1 road win
TIGERVILLE, S.C. - King College used a pair of first-half goals in a 2-1 win at North Greenville (S.C.) University Saturday in the Lady Tornado's final regular season contest of the season.

October 30, 2010
Lady Tornado Soccer overtaken by UNA
BRISTOL, Tenn. - King College was handed a 5-0 loss Saturday by the University of North Alabama to close out the home portion of the schedule.

October 23, 2010
King taken down at No. 17 Belmont Abbey, 2-0
BELMONT, N.C. - King College was unable to overcome a goal in each half at No. 17 Belmont Abbey (N.C.) College Saturday as the Lady Tornado were defeated 2-0 in women's soccer play.

October 19, 2010
BRISTOL, Tenn. - King College used a Maggie Lynskey overtime goal for a 1-0 victory over nearby Milligan (Tenn.) College Tuesday in front of the home crowd.
BRISTOL, Tenn. - King College used a Maggie Lynskey overtime goal for a 1-0 victory over nearby Milligan (Tenn.) College Tuesday in front of the home crowd.

October 16, 2010
Late goal brought King close, but not close enough against MHC
BRISTOL, Tenn. - King College never gave up, but was eventually defeated 3-2 by Mars Hill (N.C.) College Saturday in women's soccer action.

October 13, 2010
BRISTOL, Tenn. - King College never gave up, but was eventually defeated 3-2 by Mars Hill (N.C.) College Saturday in women's soccer action.
BRISTOL, Tenn. - King College was unable to overcome a hat trick by Carson-Newman (Tenn.) College's Morgan Gruenenfelder in a 4-1 decision Wednesday in women's soccer action.

October 9, 2010
First road win of 2010 for Lady Tornado Soccer comes at Bryan
DAYTON, Tenn. - King College picked up a 4-3 women's soccer victory at Bryan (Tenn.) College Saturday for the first Lady Tornado road win of 2010.

October 6, 2010
Lady Tornado Soccer drops contest at Tusculum
GREENEVILLE, Tenn. - King College suffered a 6-0 setback Wednesday in women's soccer play at Tusculum (Tenn.) College.

October 2, 2010
Two goal effort from Shankle helps King to 3-1 win
BRISTOL, Tenn. - King College used two goals from Hannah Shankle in a 3-1 win over Concord (W.Va.) University in front of the home crowd Saturday.

September 29, 2010
Second half scores overtake Lady Tornado
GAFFNEY, S.C. - A halftime lead was not enough for the traveling King College women's soccer team Wednesday as Limestone (S.C.) College scored twice in the second half for a 2-1 decision.

September 25, 2010
Lady Tornado wins for first time in 2010, Shankle scores twice
BRISTOL, Tenn. - King College broke into the win column Saturday as the Lady Tornado soccer squad earned a 4-1 victory over visiting Young Harris (Ga.) College that included a pair of goals by Hannah Shankle.

September 22, 2010
Shelton scores again but Lady Tornado defeated by LMC
BRISTOL, Tenn. - The King College women's soccer team scored quickly against Lees-McRae (N.C.) College Wednesday, but three unanswered goals by the visitors proved to be too much for the Lady Tornado in a 4-1 decision.

September 15, 2010
Lady Tornado gives up two first half goals in 2-0 contest to LMU
BRISTOL, Tenn. - King College could not overcome two first half goals as Lincoln Memorial (Tenn.) University picked up a 2-0 win on the Lady Tornado's Parks Field Wednesday.

September 11, 2010
King defeated at Lenor-Rhyne
HICKORY, N.C. - King College was overtaken at Lenoir-Rhyne (N.C.) University Saturday by an 8-0 score in women's soccer action.

September 8, 2010
Shelton score not enough for King at Anderson
ANDERSON, S.C. - King College was defeated 3-1 at Anderson (S.C.) University Wednesday.

September 4, 2010
Trio of second half scores too much for Lady Tornado
BRISTOL, Tenn. - The King College women's soccer team was overtaken by three second half goals Saturday in a 3-0 setback against Tennessee Wesleyan College in the home opener for the Lady Tornado.

September 2, 2010
Lady Tornado overtaken by ETSU, 2-0
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. - The 2010 season opener for the King College women's soccer team did not go as planned Thursday as the Lady Tornado were defeated 2-0 at East Tennessee State University.

August 14, 2010
Lady Tornado Soccer schedule released for 2010
BRISTOL, Tenn. - The 2010 King College women's soccer schedule has been released by first-year head coach Louis Thorpe.