Tennis News

Men's Tennis Falls to NCAA D2 Northwest Missouri State
Posted April 9, 2017

Marshall, Mo. (April 9, 2017)- The Missouri Valley College men’s tennis team traveled to Maryville, Mo., for matches with NCAA Division II Northwest Missouri State University.  The Vikings fell in all nine matches.   Men’s Doubles: Junior Stefano Benedetti (Toronto, Canada)/Junior Abdul Alhamzawi (Pompano Beach, Fla... Read More

Viking Tennis Teams Earn Home Wins Over the Weekend
Posted April 8, 2017

  Marshall, Mo. (March 8, 2017)- The Missouri Valley College men’s and women’s tennis teams hosted a series of matches Friday and Saturday.  The Viking men’s team defeated Lindenwood (Ill.) University-Belleville, 7-2, Grand View (Iowa) University, 8-1 and Baker (Kan.) University, 6-3... Read More

Viking Tennis Teams Fall on the Road at Rockhurst
Posted March 22, 2017

Marshall, Mo. (March 22, 2017)- The Missouri Valley College men’s and women’s tennis teams traveled to Kansas City, Mo., Wednesday afternoon for matches against NCAA Division II Rockhurst (Mo.) University.  The Viking men’s team fell, 6-3 in matches, while the women’s team lost, 7-2... Read More

Viking Tennis Teams Both Top Ottawa on the Road
Posted March 20, 2017

  Marshall, Mo. (March 20, 2017)- The Missouri Valley College men’s and women’s tennis teams traveled for matches at Ottawa (Kan.) University Sunday afternoon.  The men’s team swept all nine matches, while the women’s team on, 8-1.   Men’s Singles: No 1-Junior Stefano Benedetti (Toronto, Canada) defeated Tadious, 6-1, 6-4 No 2-Freshman Benedikt Voelker (Neubeuern, Germany) defeated Hache, 4-6, 6-2, 12-10 No 3-Sophomore Rei Pelushi (Tirana, Albania) defeated Selwaraj, 6-3, 6-2 No 4-Freshman Joel Noya (Barcelona, Spain) defeated Reed, 6-1, 6-0 No 6-Freshman Marius Castella (Barcelona, Spain) defeated Vo, 6-4, 6-2   Men’s Doubles: No 1- Kerndl/Voelker defeated Tadius/Selwaraj, 8-5 No 2-Pelushi/Benedetti defeated Vo/Reed, 8-3 No 3-Junior Greg Teal (Ottawa, Canada)/Castella defeated Hache/Edwards, 8-3   Women’s Singles: No 2-Freshman Elisabeth Wahle (Helmstedt, Germany) defeated Luedthe, 6-0, 6-2 No 3-Senior Adela Gil Mayor (Barcelona, Spain) lost to Shepar, 3-0, retired No 4-Senior Beatriz Sales (Botucatu, Brazil) defeated Stout, 6-1, 6-4 No 5-Freshman Reevaw Lewis (Miami, Fla... Read More

Four Student-Athletes Earn Weekly Conference Awards
Posted March 13, 2017

Marshall, Mo. (March 13, 2017)- Four Missouri Valley College student-athletes have been named athletes of the week in their respective sports from the Heart of America Athletic Conference and the KCAC.  The Viking tennis teams swept the men’s and women’s awards, along with men’s golf and men’s lacrosse picking up honors... Read More

Viking Tennis Teams Finish Hilton Head Trip with Wins Over Bridgewater
Posted March 10, 2017

  Marshall, Mo. (March 10, 2017)- The Missouri Valley College men’s and women’s tennis teams finished play in Hilton Head, S.C., Friday afternoon against Bridgewater (Va.) College.  Both men’s and women’s teams swept each match, earning 9-0 victories.   Men’s Doubles: Junior Stefano Benedetti (Toronto, Canada)/Junior Abdul Alhamzawi (Pompano Beach, Fla... Read More

Viking Tennis Teams Both Top Spring Arbor
Posted March 9, 2017

Marshall, Mo. (March 9, 2017)- The Missouri Valley College men’s and women’s tennis teams both earned victories today in matches played in Hilton Head, S.C.  The Viking men’s team won 6-3 in matches, while the women’s team won, 8-1 over Spring Arbor (Mich.) University   Men’s Doubles: Junior Stefano Benedetti (Toronto, Canada)/Junior Abdul Alhamzawi (Pompano Beach, Fla... Read More

Viking Tennis Teams Split with Lawrence Tech
Posted March 8, 2017

  Marshall, Mo. (March 8, 2017)- The Missouri Valley College men’s and women’s tennis teams continued play in Hilton Head, S.C., Wednesday, playing Lawrence Tech (Mich.) University in matches.  The Viking women’s team swept all nine matchups, while the men’s team fell, 7-2 in matches... Read More

Viking Tennis Teams Fall in Matches at Coastal Georgia
Posted March 6, 2017

Marshall, Mo. (March 6, 2017)- The Missouri Valley College men’s and women’s tennis teams traveled to play College of Coastal Georgia Monday afternoon.  The Coastal Georgia men’s tennis team entered the match ranked No. 13 in the latest coaches’ poll.  Both Viking teams fell by scores of 7-2 in matches... Read More

Viking Tennis Teams Sweep Milligan in Matches
Posted March 5, 2017

  Marshall, Mo. (March 5, 2017)- The Missouri Valley College men’s and women’s tennis teams traveled to Hilton Head, S.C., for a week of matches.  The teams, which entered play in the “others receiving votes” category of their respective coaches’ polls, both earned 9-0 sweeps of Milligan (Tenn... Read More