Tennis News

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

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