Tennis News

Tennis Teams Set to Start Season Just Outside Top 25
Posted February 28, 2017

Men's Poll-Click Here Women's Poll-Click Here   Marshall, Mo. (January 18, 2017)- The Missouri Valley College men's and women's tennis teams will open their seasons next week, and will do so still just outside their respective top 25 polls.   Both tennis programs are featured in the "others receiving votes" category of the second regular season editions of 2017 NAIA Men's Tennis Coaches' Top 25 Poll and the 2017 NAIA Women's Tennis Coaches' Top 25 Poll... Read More

Viking Tennis Teams Remain Just Outside Top 25
Posted February 14, 2017

Men's Poll-Click Here Women's Poll-Click Here   Marshall, Mo. (January 18, 2017)- The Missouri Valley College men's and women's tennis teams have not played a match yet this season, but still remain just outside their respective top 25 polls.   Both tennis programs are featured in the "others receiving votes" category of the first regular season editions of 2017 NAIA Men's Tennis Coaches' Top 25 Poll and the 2017 NAIA Women's Tennis Coaches' Top 25 Poll... Read More

Viking Tennis Teams Start Season Just Outside Top 25
Posted January 24, 2017

Men's Poll-Click Here Women's Poll-Click Here   Marshall, Mo. (January 18, 2017)- The Missouri Valley College men's and women's tennis teams will start their 2017 seasons in March, and will do so just outside their respective top 25 polls.   Both tennis programs are featured in the "others receiving votes" category of the 2017 NAIA Men's Tennis Coaches' Preseason Top 25 Poll and the 2017 NAIA Women's Tennis Coaches' Preseason Top 25 Poll... Read More

Viking Tennis Teams Split with Quincy on the Road
Posted September 29, 2016

Marshall, Mo. (September 29, 2016)- The Missouri Valley College men’s and women’s tennis teams traveled for matches at Quincy (Ill.) University Wednesday afternoon.  The men’s team earned a 7-2 win in matches, while the women’s team fell, 7-2.   Men’s Singles: No 1-Junior Stefano Benedetti (Toronto, Canada) lost to Erik Eldagsen, 6-3, 6-2 No 2-Junior Abdul Alhamzawi (Pompano Beach, Fla... Read More

Viking Tennis Teams Defeat Truman State
Posted September 23, 2016

  Marshall, Mo. (September 23, 2016)- The Missouri Valley College men’s and women’s tennis teams hosted Truman State (Mo.) University in matches at Indian Foothills Park Friday afternoon.  The Viking men’s team won its competition, 7-2 in matches, while the women’s team edged out a 5-4 win... Read More

Viking Tennis Teams Compete at ITA Regional Tournament
Posted September 19, 2016

  Marshall, Mo. (September 19, 2016)- The Missouri Valley College men’s and women’s tennis teams competed at the ITA Regional Tournament in Topeka, Kan.  Both teams had student-athletes advance deep into their respective tournaments.   In the men’s singles tournament, Junior Heitor Garcia (Sao Jose, Brazil) advanced to the round of 16, before eventually losing in a three-set match to Illa Filanchuk of Tabor (Kan... Read More

Viking Tennis Teams Host MVC Fall Invitational
Posted September 3, 2016

Marshall, Mo. (September 3, 2016)- The Missouri Valley College men’s and women’s tennis teams hosted the MVC Fall Invitational this weekend.  The Viking men’s team went through the tournament undefeated, while the women’s team finished with only three losses.  Missouri Valley competed with Grand View (Iowa) University, Baker (Kan... Read More

Six Viking Athletic Teams Earn NAIA Scholar Honors
Posted July 18, 2016

Scholar Teams-Click Here Marshall, Mo. (July 18, 2016)- The NAIA has announced the 2015-2016 Scholar Team honorees.  To be eligible for this honor varsity teams must have a minimum grade-point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.  The team grade-point average includes all eligible varsity student-athletes... Read More

Eight Viking Student Athletes Receive Academic Honors from the NAIA
Posted June 1, 2016

Marshall, Mo. (June 1, 2016)- The NAIA has announced the 2016 Spring Daktronics NAIA Scholar Athletes.  To be eligible for this honor student-athletes must be nominated by their institution’s head coach, must have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale and must have achieved junior academic status in the classroom... Read More

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