MVC Tennis Teams Open Play in South Carolina Sunday

Posted March 9, 2014

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Andy Pulverenti, sports information director, (660) 831-4230,




Marshall, Mo. (March 9, 2014)- The Missouri Valley College men’s and women’s tennis teams opened play in Hilton Head, S.C., Sunday playing Shepherd University. The men’s tennis team entered the match in the “others receiving votes” category in the NAIA Men’s Tennis Coaches’ Top 25 Poll, and won 7-2. The women’s team opened its season with a 7-2 win also.


The Viking men’s tennis team improves to 1-1 on the season, while the women’s team moves to 1-0.


The two teams will play in Hilton Head, S.C., through March 14. Tuesday, both teams will play Milligan University.



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