Tennis News

Heitor Garcia Named Men's Tennis All-American
Posted May 26, 2016

All-American Team-Click Here Marshall, Mo. (May 26, 2016)- Missouri Valley College men’s tennis student-athlete, Sophomore Heitor Garcia (Sao Jose, Brazil) has been named to the 2016 NAIA Men’s Tennis All-America Team.  Garcia was selected as a second team All-American.   During the 2016 season, Garcia led the Viking men’s tennis team as the No... Read More

Lilian Blasque Named Player of the Year to Lead Viking Tennis Teams
Posted May 2, 2016

Marshall, Mo. (May 2, 2016)- The Missouri Valley College men’s and women’s tennis teams were recognized with a number of all-conference selections for their play during the 2016 season.  Leading the way for both teams was Junior Lilian Blasque (Andradina, Brazil) who was named the Women’s Tennis Player of the Year... Read More

Viking Tennis Teams Continue Play at Conference Tournament Saturday
Posted April 30, 2016

  Marshall, Mo. (May 1, 2016)- The Missouri Valley College men’s and women’s tennis teams continued play at their conference tournaments, both in the semifinal round.  The Viking men’s team fell to Missouri Baptist, 5-2 in matches, while the women’s team earned a 5-0 win over Evangel (Mo... Read More

Viking Tennis Teams Open Conference Tournaments by Defeating Grand View
Posted April 29, 2016

Marshall, Mo. (April 29, 2016)- The Missouri Valley College men’s and women’s tennis teams opened conference tournament play Friday in Olathe, Kan.  Both Viking teams earned 5-0 wins over Grand View (Iowa) University in opening quarterfinal competitions.   Men’s Singles 1 Singles Sophomore Heitor Garica (Sao Jose, Brazil) vs... Read More

Two Viking Earns Weekly Awards From the Heart
Posted April 25, 2016

Marshall, Mo. (April 25, 2016)- Two Missouri Valley College student-athletes have earned weekly honors from the Heart of America Athletic Conference.  Junior Kaz Sakai (Palm Desert, Calif.) was named the Men’s Golfer of the Week, and Sophomore Stefano Benedetti (Toronto, Canada) has been named the Men’s Tennis Player of the Week... Read More

Viking Tennis Teams End Regular Season with Wins Over Baker
Posted April 23, 2016

  Marshall, Mo. (April 23, 2016)- The Missouri Valley College men’s and women’s tennis teams finished out their regulars seasons with road matches at Baker (Kan.) University.  The Viking men’s team earned a 6-3 win in matches, while the women’s team came away taking the matchup, 7-2... Read More

Viking Men's Tennis Tops Westminster
Posted April 19, 2016

Marshall, Mo. (April 19, 2016)- The Missouri Valley College men’s tennis team traveled to Fulton, Mo., Tuesday afternoon for matches with Westminster (Mo.) College.  The Vikings swept all nine matches in a 9-0 win.   Men’s Singles: 1 Singles Senior Johnny Taylor (Nassau, Bahamas) vs... Read More

Three Vikings Earn Weekly Awards from the Heart
Posted April 19, 2016

Marshall, Mo. (April 19, 2016)- Three Missouri Valley College student-athletes have earned weekly honors from the Heart of America Athletic Conference.  The Viking tennis teams swept the weekly awards, and one outdoor track and field member earned his first award of the season.   Earning the Heart of America Athletic Conference Men’s Tennis Player of the Week award was Sophomore Heitor Garcia (Sao Jose, Brazil)... Read More

Viking Tennis Teams Earn Road Victories over Lindenwood-Belleville
Posted April 18, 2016

Marshall, Mo. (April 18, 2016)- The Missouri Valley College men’s and women’s tennis teams played on the road Sunday against Lindenwood (Ill.) University Belleville.  The Viking women’s team earned a 9-0 win in matches, while the men’s team came away with a 6-3 victory... Read More

Viking Women's Tennis Beats Stephens and Webster
Posted April 16, 2016

Marshall, Mo. (April 16, 2016)- The Missouri Valley College women’s tennis team played both Stephens (Mo.) College and Webster (Mo.) University in matches Saturday in Columbia, Mo.  The Vikings defeated Stephens, 9-0 in matches, and defeated Webster, 5-1 in matches.   Webster University Scores Women’s Singles 1 Singles: Junior Lilian Blasque (Andradina, Brazil) vs... Read More