Tornado drop match to Mount Olive

Tornado drop match to Mount Olive

MOUNT OLIVE, N.C. – The King University women's tennis team stayed on the road to play Mount Olive University on Sunday. The Tornado fell behind early in doubles, falling to the Trojans 9-0 overall.

THE BASICS
FINAL SCORE: Mount Olive 9, King 0
LOCATION: John Neal Walker Tennis Court; Mount Olive, N.C.
RECORDS: King 1-12, 0-9 Conference Carolinas; Mount Olive 7-7, 5-4 Conference Carolinas

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • Mount Olive was up 3-0 after the doubles matches concluded with an 8-6 and 8-5 scores at the first and second flight.
  • Haley Maloney took Nicole La Chappelle three sets with scores of 6-4, 6-2, and 10-6 at No. 5 singles.
  • The Trojans won all six singles matches.

UP NEXT

  • King next play when they host Bluefield State College on Friday at 3:00 p.m.
  • Mount Olive stays at home to play Barton College on Tuesday.