Tennis News

Tennis Teams Finish Season Just Outside Top 25
Posted May 24, 2017

Men's Coaches' Poll-Click Here Women's Coaches' Poll-Click Here   The Missouri Valley College men's and women's tennis teams both finished the 2017 season ranked just outside their respective top 25 coaches' polls.   The Viking women's tennis team was featured in the "others receiving votes" category of the NAIA Women's Tennis Coaches Postseason Top 25 Poll... Read More

Lilian Blasque Named Tennis All-American
Posted May 23, 2017

All-American List-Click Here  Marshall, Mo. (May 23, 2017)- Missouri Valley College women’s tennis student-athlete, Senior Lilian Blasque (Andradina, Brazil) has been named to the 2017 NAIA Women’s Tennis All-America Team.  Blasque was chosen as an honorable mention All-American for her play during the season... Read More

Lilian Blasque Earns Regional ITA Award
Posted May 17, 2017

Marshall, Mo. (May 17, 2017)- Missouri Valley College women’s tennis student-athlete, Senior Lilian Blasque (Andradina, Brazil) has earned a regional award from the Intercollegiate Tennis Association for her play during the 2017 season.    Blasque has been named the ITA Central Region Senior Player of the Year after leading the women’s tennis team to an 11-6 record on the season... Read More

Lilian Blasque Leads Tennis All-Conference Awards as Player of the Year
Posted May 2, 2017

  Marshall, Mo. (May 2, 2017)- The Missouri Valley College men’s and women’s tennis teams were recognized with all-conference selections following the 2017 season.  The Viking women’s team put four individuals and two doubles teams on the all-conference list, led by Senior Lilian Blasque (Andradina, Brazil), who was named the conference’s Player of the Year for the second time in her career... Read More

Tennis Teams Fall to William Woods in Tournament Finals
Posted April 29, 2017

  Marshall, Mo. (April 29, 2017)- The Missouri Valley College men’s and women’s tennis teams competed in their conference tournaments, both advancing to the tournament finals.  The women’s team lost to No. 11 William Woods (Mo.) University in the championship round, 5-1 in matches, while the men’s team fell to No... Read More

Postponed/Canceled Events
Posted April 29, 2017

The Missouri Valley College softball doubleheader at Avila (Mo.) University scheduled for today (Saturday) at 1pm has been cancelled.  The doubleheader will not be rescheduled.   The Missouri Valley College women's tennis matches against William Woods (Mo.) University for today (Saturday) have been moved to the Genesis Raquet Club South in Lawrence, Kan... Read More

Viking Tennis Teams Defeat Bethany College on the Road
Posted April 24, 2017

The Missouri Valley College men’s and women’s tennis teams traveled to Winfield, KS, to play against Bethany (Kan.) College, Sunday afternoon. The men’s team won 5-4, with Freshman Benedikt Voelker (Neubeuem, Germany) sealing the win for the Vikings. The women’s team also won... Read More

Missouri Valley Tennis Teams Split at Southwestern College
Posted April 23, 2017

Marshall, Mo. (April 22, 2017)- The Missouri Valley College men’s and women’s tennis teams traveled to Winfield, KS to play against Southwestern College on Saturday.  The men’s team won 9-0 while the women’s team lost 6-3.   Men’s Doubles: Junior Stefano Benedetti (Toronto, Canada)/Junior Abdul Alhamzawi (Pompano Beach, Fla... Read More

Viking Tennis Teams Fall to William Woods
Posted April 18, 2017

  Marshall, Mo. (April 18, 2017)- The Missouri Valley College men’s and women’s tennis teams hosted ranked William Woods (Mo.) University teams Tuesday at Indian Foothills Park.  The men’s team lost to No. 8 William Woods, 9-0, while the women’s team fell to the No. 7 Owls, 7-2... Read More

Four Vikings Earn Weekly Heart Honors
Posted April 10, 2017

  Marshall, Mo. (April 10, 2017)-  Four Missouri Valley College student-athletes were chosen for weekly awards by the Heart of America Athletic Conference in their respective sports, sweeping the tennis and golf awards.   Junior Abdul Alhamzawi (Pompano Beach, Fla.) was named the Heart Men’s Tennis Player of the Week, and Senior Lilian Blasque (Andradina, Brazil) earned the Heart Women’s Tennis Player of the Week award... Read More