King tops Bluefield State behind singles play

King tops Bluefield State behind singles play

BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University women's tennis team earned a win on Friday night as they defeated Bluefield State College. The teams split a pair of doubles matches before King won four singles matches for the 5-2 win.

THE BASICS
FINAL SCORE: King 5; Bluefield State 2
LOCATION: Ida Jones Tennis Complex; Bristol, Tenn.
RECORDS: King 2-12; Bluefield State 1-10

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • The King duo of Catherine Vezey and Haley Maloney took an 8-0 victory over Kelsi Browning and Leandrea Armbrister at No. 2 doubles.
  • In singles play, King took three straight 6-0, 6-0 wins at flights three, four and five.
  • Vezey defeated Armbrister at the third flight, Ashley Salazar topped Browing at No. 4 singles and Maloney defeated Maggie Tien at the fifth flight.
  • At No. 2 singles, Katya Cerny defeated Laura Hernandez 4-6, 6-4, 10-4, giving King the 5-2 victory.

UP NEXT

  • King hosts Lees-McRae College on Senior Day on Saturday at 12:00 p.m. on campus.
  • Bluefield State travels to Tusculum College on Saturday.