Tornado Tennis Falls to Cobras

King University Men's and Women's Tennis teams played Coker College in Hartsville, SC on Sunday.  The Women's team played hard in a 7-2 loss with wins coming from Mariana Hosomi at #2 Singles in a dominating 6-2, 6-0 win.  Mari and fellow freshman Naomi Reyes won their doubles match 8-4.  Sophmore Amanda Huffaker continues to improve despite her loss on Sunday.


The Tornado Men battled bravely in their match,  The 7-2 loss was close in several matches including a 3rd set tiebreaker by Senior Captain Patrick Jones.  Patrick battled back from being down 5-2 in the second to force the tiebreaker.  He paired with Junior Leo Brigato to win their Doubles match 

8-4.  Leo then won his first singles set 7-5 before cruising to another victory winning the second set 6-2.  Freshman Trevor  "T-Bone" Harris won his first match in an exhibition match finishing strongly with an 8-4 victory.


The Tornado play Lee's McRae in Boone, NC on Thursday March 7th at 2:00.