2010-11 Women's Volleyball News

February 14, 2011
Dates for 2011 King Volleyball Camps announced
BRISTOL, Tenn. - King College head women's volleyball coach Chris Toomey recently announced the dates for the 2011 King College Volleyball Camps.

December 28, 2010
Five NCCAA Scholar-Athlete nods for Lady Tornado Volleyball
GREENVILLE S.C. - King College put five players on the 2010 NCCAA Women's Volleyball Scholar-Athlete Team, the national office announced.

December 25, 2010
King’s Kaitlyn Musick named NCCAA Susan R. Hellings Award recipient
GREENVILLE, S.C. - The National Christian College Athletic Association has named King College's senior middle blocker Kaitlyn Musick the recipient of the 2010 NCCAA Susan R. Hellings Award.

December 20, 2010
NCCAA All-American nods for Lady Tornado Volleyball trio
GREENVILLE, S.C. - King College placed three players on the 2010 NCCAA Women's Volleyball All-American teams, a first-team selection and two on the second team, the national office announced.

December 14, 2010
King ranks among best in final NCAA Women's Volleyball report
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - The King College women's volleyball team ended the 2010 season with seven Top-50 stat rankings, four team and three individual rankings, the organization announced.

December 9, 2010
Machen picks up NCCAA Volleyball Student-Athlete of the Week honor
GREENVILLE, S.C. - King College's Morgan Machen was named the NCCAA Women's Volleyball Student-Athlete of the Week for her efforts at the NCCAA Nationals, the organization announced.

December 8, 2010
Harding on 2010 AVCA-NCCAA Division I All-American squad
LEXINGTON, Ky. - King College's Rachel Harding was placed on the 2010 American Volleyball Coaches Association NCCAA Division I Women's Volleyball All-American Team, the NCCAA released Wednesday.

December 3, 2010
Lady Tornado splits Friday pool play contests at NCCAA
KISSIMMEE, Fla. - King College went 1-1 on Friday to close out pool play at the NCCAA Division I Volleyball National Championship. The Lady Tornado upended No. 2 Mount Vernon Nazarene (Ohio) University 3-0, but lost to No. 6 Trinity Christian (Ill.) College with a similar 3-0 score.

December 2, 2010
King rebounds to beat Southeastern
KISSIMMEE, Fla. - King College ended the opening day of the NCCAA Division I Women's Volleyball Championship with a 3-1 victory over Southeastern (Fla.) University Thursday.

December 2, 2010
King unable to even the score against Campbellsville in NCCAA opener
KISSIMMEE, Fla. - King College opened the 2010 NCCAA Division I Women's Volleyball National Championship Thursday with a 3-0 defeat in pool play against Campbellsville (Ky.) University.

November 30, 2010
NCCAA weekly honor for Lady Tornado's Earwood
GREENVILLE, S.C. - King College's Shannon Earwood set her way to the NCCAA Volleyball Student-Athlete of the Week award, the national office announced.

November 26, 2010
NCAA Stat Report includes Lady Tornado Volleyball
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - King College held onto four individual NCAA Division II Women's Volleyball Top-50 stat ranking in the newest report, released by the organization. In addition the Lady Tornado squad kept three team Top-50 rankings.

November 24, 2010
King collects food for local organization
BRISTOL, Tenn. - The King College women's volleyball team collected over 300 food items as a part of the 2010 NCCAA Mid-East Region Tournament over the past weekend.

November 23, 2010
Path for King Women's Volleyball at NCCAA announced
GREENVILLE, S.C. - King College has been given the schedule for the upcoming NCCAA Division I Women's Volleyball National Tournament as the Lady Tornado open pool play against a familiar foe on Dec. 2.

November 21, 2010
King Women's Volleyball going back to NCCAA Nationals
GREENVILLE, S.C. - King College has been given an at-large bid and the No. 7 seed for the upcoming NCCAA Division I Women's Volleyball National Championship, the national organization announced.

November 21, 2010
Lady Tornado storms onto NCCAA All-Mid-East Region list
BRISTOL, Tenn. - King College placed four players on the NCCAA Mid-East Women's Volleyball first team with a second-team nod as well, the regional chair announced after the region tournament concluded.

November 20, 2010
King wins 30th match and advances to Mid-East title match
BRISTOL, Tenn. - King College reached the NCCAA Mid-East Region Volleyball Championship match with a 3-0 win over Oakland City (Ind.) University Saturday, and the victory was the 30th of the season for the Lady Tornado squad.

November 20, 2010
Nip and tuck NCCAA Mid-East Region Championship match loss for King
BRISTOL, Tenn. - King College battled, but the Lady Tornado came up short of the 2010 NCCAA Mid-East Women's Volleyball Region Championship, losing 3-1 to defending national champion Campbellsville (Ky.) University.

November 19, 2010
Quick match for King in NCCAA Mid-East opener
BRISTOL, Tenn. - King College opened the 2010 NCCAA Mid-East Region Volleyball Tournament with a convincing 3-0 victory over Tennessee Temple University Friday in pool play.

November 19, 2010
King sweeps into NCCAA Mid-East Region semifinals & clinches top spot in pool
BRISTOL, Tenn. - King College won the NCCAA Mid-East Region Volleyball Tournament Pool B thanks to a 3-0 victory over Asbury (Ky.) University on Friday to earn a spot in Saturday's semifinal.

November 18, 2010
New NCAA Division II team rankings for Lady Tornado Volleyball
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - King College maintained four individual NCAA Division II Women's Volleyball Top-50 stat ranking in the newest report, released by the organization. The Lady Tornado squad added two team Top-50 rankings as well.

November 17, 2010
King Women's Volleyball to participate in food drive in conjunction with NCCAA Mid-East Region
BRISTOL, Tenn. - King College, as a part of hosting the 2010 NCCAA Division I Mid-East Region Volleyball Tournament on Friday and Saturday, will be collecting food items as part of the NCCAA Community Outreach Project.

November 15, 2010
Lady Tornado has NCCAA Mid-East Region Volleyball schedule
BRISTOL, Tenn. - King College has two pool play matches on Friday as a part of the NCCAA Mid-East Region Volleyball Tournament which will be played in Bristol at the Student Center.

November 11, 2010
King Volleyball at lucky No. 7 in final NCCAA Burbridge Rating
GREENVILLE, S.C. - King College climbed a spot to No. 7 in the final regular season NCCAA Division I Volleyball Burbridge Rating, the organization announced.

November 10, 2010
NCAA Division II rankings obtained by Lady Tornado Volleyball
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - King College held onto four individual NCAA Division II Women's Volleyball Top-50 stat ranking in the latest report, released by the organization. The Lady Tornado also owned two Top-40 team rankings.

November 9, 2010
Lady Tornado sweeps through Brevard to end regular season
BREVARD, N.C. - King College closed out the women's volleyball regular season with a 3-0 win at Brevard (N.C.) College Tuesday.

November 5, 2010
Lady Tornado picks up 3-1 win across state line at Va. Intermont
BRISTOL, Va. - King College made it 20 straight wins over Virginia Intermont College Friday in women's volleyball action thanks to a 3-1 victory over the foe across the state line.

November 4, 2010
King sweeps UVa-Wise for win No. 25 of 2010
WISE, Va. - King College picked up a 3-0 sweep at UVa-Wise Thursday for the Lady Tornado's 25th win of the season.

November 3, 2010
King stays in NCAA Division II Women's Volleyball stat rankings
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - King College kept four individual NCAA Division II Women's Volleyball Top-50 stat ranking in the newest report, released by the organization.

November 2, 2010
King Women’s Volleyball vetoes Milligan and Concord on Senior Night
BRISTOL, Tenn. - The King College women's volleyball team wrapped up the home portion of the regular season Tuesday with a pair of victories over rival Milligan (Tenn.) College and Concord (W.Va.) University.

October 29, 2010
Lady Tornado handed 3-0 setback at LMU
HARROGATE, Tenn. - The King College women's volleyball squad came up short at Lincoln Memorial (Tenn.) University Friday by a 3-0 count.

October 28, 2010
Another individual NCAA Division II ranking for Lady Tornado
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - King College added an individual NCAA Division II Women's Volleyball Top-50 stat ranking in this week's report, released by the organization.

October 27, 2010
King Volleyball tumbles slightly in NCCAA Burbridge
GREENVILLE, S.C. - King College slipped to No. 7 in this week's NCCAA Division I Volleyball Burbridge Rating, the organization announced.

October 26, 2010
Lady Tornado rolls to sweep at Bluefield State
BLUEFIELD, W.Va. - King College won a third straight 3-0 match Tuesday with a victory at Bluefield State (W.Va.) College.

October 24, 2010
2010 Pacer Volleyball Invitational All-Tournament Team Announced
AIKEN, S.C. - The 2010 Pacer Volleyball Invitational All-Tournament team was announced after the last matches ended Saturday at the Convocation Center.

October 23, 2010
Lady Tornado wins twice at Pacer Volleyball Invite, notches 20th victory
AIKEN, S.C. - King College notched the 20th and 21st wins of the season Saturday as the Lady Tornado swept both Francis Marion (S.C.) University and Augusta State (Ga.) University on the final day of the Pacer Volleyball Invitational hosted by USC Aiken.

October 22, 2010
Lady Tornado starts Pacer Volleyball Invite with split
AIKEN, S.C. - King College split a pair of matches Friday at the Pacer Volleyball Invitational as the Lady Tornado started with a 3-1 win over Montevallo before a 3-2 setback against host USC Aiken.

October 21, 2010
King suffers 3-2 loss at conference leader Montreat
MONTREAT, N.C. - King College was defeated 3-2 at Montreat (N.C.) College Thursday in women's volleyball action.

October 20, 2010
Lady Tornado Volleyball maintain spots among NCAA's best
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - King College once again posted three individual Top-50 NCAA Division II Women's Volleyball rankings with three in the Top-50 team rankings, the national office released.

October 19, 2010
King Women's Volleyball overtaken by LR
BRISTOL, Tenn. - King College was handed a 3-0 sweep Tuesday against Lenoir-Rhyne (N.C.) University in women's volleyball play.

October 17, 2010
Lady Tornado to be a part of Pacer Volleyball Invite
AIKEN, S.C. - King College has the 2010 Pacer Volleyball Invitational on the schedule for Friday and Saturday. The Lady Tornado will play two matches each day at the event.

October 15, 2010
Machen leads charge, but Lady Tornado comes up short at Tusculum
GREENEVILLE, Tenn. - King College was taken down 3-1 at Tusculum (Tenn.) College in women's volleyball action Friday.

October 14, 2010
King holds onto NCAA stat rankings
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - King College had three individual Top-50 NCAA Division II Women's Volleyball rankings with three team rankings in the Top-50 as well, the national office released.

October 13, 2010
Another week at No. 5 for Lady Tornado Volleyball
GREENVILLE, S.C. - King College held onto the No. 5 slot in the latest NCCAA Division I Volleyball Burbridge Rating, the national office announced Wednesday.

October 12, 2010
King sweeps Concord and Southern Virginia
CONCORD, W.Va. – King College scored a pair of 3-0 victories Tuesday at Concord (W.Va.) University. The Lady Tornado volleyball squad not only beat Concord, but defeated Southern Virginia University as well.

October 8, 2010
Lady Tornado Volleyball adds NCAA stats rankings
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - King College maintained three individual Top-50 NCAA Division II Women's Volleyball rankings and a team Top-50 ranking was added for the Lady Tornado this week.

October 7, 2010
King bounces back with sweep of Bluefield State, Toomey wins 100th
BRISTOL, Tenn. - King College made short work of Bluefield State (W.Va.) College Thursday in women's volleyball action with a 3-0 sweep Thursday which was also Chris Toomey's 100th win.

October 6, 2010
Lady Tornado Volleyball back into NCCAA Top 5
GREENVILLE, S.C. - King College moved up three spots in this week's NCCAA Division I Volleyball Burbridge Rating, the national office announced Wednesday. The Lady Tornado was the biggest mover in the Top-10 going from No. 8 to No. 5.

October 6, 2010
King overtaken 3-1 by LMU
BRISTOL, Tenn. - The King College women's volleyball squad saw a six-match winning streak snapped Tuesday as Lincoln Memorial (Tenn.) University was able to leave the Student Center with a 3-1 decision.

October 2, 2010
King wins two more at ESU State Farm Classic
EAST STROUDSBURG, Pa. - King College completed the East Stroudsburg State Farm Classic Saturday with two more wins to give the Lady Tornado a perfect 4-0 weekend at the event.

October 2, 2010
Lady Tornado starts ESU State Farm Classic with wins
EAST STROUDSBURG, Pa. - King College went 2-0 on the opening day of the East Stroudsburg State Farm Classic on Friday with victories over C.W. Post and Queens (N.Y.).

October 2, 2010
King wins two more at ESU State Farm Classic
EAST STROUDSBURG, Pa. - King College completed the East Stroudsburg State Farm Classic Saturday with two more wins to give the Lady Tornado a perfect 4-0 weekend at the event.

September 30, 2010
King Volleyball maintains individual NCAA rankings
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - King College once again had three individual Top-50 stat rankings in the latest NCCAA Division II Women's Volleyball report, the national office released.

September 29, 2010
Lady Tornado at No. 8 in NCCAA Burbridge
GREENVILLE, S.C. - King College fell outside the Top-5 in this week's NCCAA Women's Volleyball Burbridge Report and the Lady Tornado share No. 8, the national office announced.

September 28, 2010
Lady Tornado Volleyball picks up 3-1 win at Milligan
MILLIGAN COLLEGE, Tenn. - King College needed four sets, but the Lady Tornado left Milligan (Tenn.) College a 3-1 winner Tuesday.

September 24, 2010
Another NCCAA Top 5 rating for Lady Tornado
GREENVILLE, S.C. - King College was once again tied for No. 5 in the second week of the NCCAA Division I Women's Volleyball Burbridge Rating, the organization announced.

September 23, 2010
King gets 10th win of 2010 with 3-1 decision over VIC
BRISTOL, Tenn. - King College picked up a 3-1 victory in women's volleyball action Thursday against cross-town rival Virginia Intermont College as the Lady Tornado reached the 10-win plateau for the 2010 season.

September 22, 2010
King maintains ranks in NCAA Volleyball report
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - King College maintained three individual Top-50 stat rankings in this week's NCAA Division II Women's Volleyball report, released by the national office as two Lady Tornado are in the Top-10.

September 21, 2010
Lady Tornado overtaken in long five-set contest with Tusculum
BRISTOL, Tenn. - King College battled and fought hard but lost a 3-2 women's volleyball contest at home against Tusculum (Tenn.) College Tuesday.

September 17, 2010
Lady Tornado Volleyball among NCAA's bests
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - King College made a splash on the NCAA Division II Women's Volleyball stat report this week with three individual Top-50 rankings including a Top-10 performance, the organization announced.

September 16, 2010
Lady Tornado ranked No. 5 in NCCAA
GREENVILLE, S.C. - King College landed at No. 5 in the first edition of the NCCAA Division I Women's Volleyball Burbridge Rating, the organization announced.

September 14, 2010
Lady Tornado keep rolling with sweep of UVa-Wise
BRISTOL, Tenn. - King College improved to 9-1 as the women's volleyball team won a 3-0 contest against UVa-Wise Tuesday.

September 11, 2010
King goes 4-0 at Charleston Invitational
CHARLESTON, W.Va. - King College finished a perfect weekend at the University of Charleston (W.Va.) Invitational Saturday with a pair of 3-0 wins over host Charleston and Bluefield State (W.Va.) College.

September 10, 2010
Lady Tornado wins twice in W.Va.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. - King College picked up two women's volleyball wins Friday in the opening day of the University of Charleston (W.Va.) Invitational. The Lady Tornado started with a 3-2 victory over West Virginia Wesleyan followed by a 3-0 sweep of West Liberty University.

September 8, 2010
King hands Montreat 3-0 loss in Lady Tornado's home opener
BRISTOL, Tenn. - The King College women's volleyball team opened the home portion of the 2010 season with a 3-0 sweep Wednesday over Montreat (N.C.) College.

September 4, 2010
Split for Lady Tornado Volleyball Saturday
GAFFNEY, S.C. - The King College women's volleyball squad split in Saturday's action of the Limestone College Labor Day Invitational with a sweep over Winston Salem State (N.C.) University, but a five-set loss to Mars Hill (N.C.) College ended the day.

August 12, 2010
Lady Tornado Volleyball schedule finalized for 2010
BRISTOL, Tenn. - King College head women's volleyball coach Chris Toomey has announced the 35-match schedule for 2010.