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.
In the West Virginia Wesleyan match King won the first two games with similar scores of 25-15 and 25-15. West Virginia Wesleyan took the next two 25-18 and 25-22 before King won game five 15-5. The Lady Tornado posted scores of 25-18, 25-20 and 25-21 in the West Liberty contest.
The two wins boosted King's record to 6-1.
King concludes the invitational Saturday with an 11 a.m. meeting with Bluefield State (W.Va.) College before a 3 p.m. match against host Charleston.