Women's Tennis Prevents the Tornado From Touching Down

Photo by John Bolton Photography
Photo by John Bolton Photography

Bristol, TN - Southern Wesleyan dominated on Friday afternoon to defeat the King Tornado in a 7-0 final. 


Game Vitals

Final: Southern Wesleyan 7, King 0

Records: Southern Wesleyan (2-11 / CC 1-6) King (1-12 / CC 0-7)


How It Happened

In doubles action, the Warriors went 1-2. Jennifer Ball and Iva Jankovic defeated Vanessa Francois and Morgan Buchanan in a 6-1 final. Kristi Cooper and Chyna Jones defeated Marylin Roustand and Lauren Smorgonsky in a 6-0 final. Alex Golliher and Caitlynn Nixon fell in a 6-2 final.

The Warriors went 6-0 in singles action on Friday afternoon. Jennifer Ball defeated Marylin Roustand in a 6-1 and 6-2 final. Kristi Cooper defeated Vanessa Francois in a 6-1 and 6-3 final. Iva Jankovic defeated Lauren Smorgonsky in a 7-5 and 6-1 final. Chyna Jones defeated Isla Bell in an 8-0 final. Alex Golliher defeated Murphy Harr in 3-6, 6-3 and 6-3 final scores and Caitlynn Nixon defeated Morgan Buchanan in an 8-4 final.


What's Next

Southern Wesleyan will travel to Banner Elk, NC to take on the Lees-McRae Bobcats on April 6 at 1 p.m. They will then travel to Belmont, NC to take on the Belmont Abbey Crusaders on April 12 at 2 p.m.