2-0 Final Brings First Season Victory

Print      Apply

Greensburg, PA - Geneva Women′s Soccer traveled to the University of Pittsburgh′s Greensburg Campus for a 3 p.m. match. Geneva found their first win for the 2013 season over the Bobcats with a 2-0 final. The win brings the women to a 1-1 overall record.

Freshman Kimberly Orihel and senior Elise Mann would be the duo to find the back of the net for the two goal victory. Both Orihel and E. Mann would receive the ball from Heidi Mann for the assists. H. Mann would finish with the most threat to Bobcat keeper Amanda Hydock with 11 shots, five of which on goal. Also contributing to the offensive pressure Geneva game Pitt Greensburg was Orihel with four shots, Hannah Beckhusen with three and Hannah Beckhusen and Megan Porter each taking two. Geneva challenged Hydock with a total of 28 shots, putting 16 on frame. Karmyn Culbertson stepped into the keeper role for Geneva for the second game in a row. Culbertson collected two saves in the action.

The Golden Tornadoes will host LaRoche under the lights for their home opener at 7:30 p.m. on Monday.

Geneva College is a comprehensive Christian college of the arts, sciences and professional studies. Founded in the tradition of the Reformed Christian faith, Geneva prepares students to serve Christ in all areas of society: work, family and the church. Geneva College′s philosophy of education is based on the Foundational Concepts of Christian Higher Education. Geneva is a founding member of the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities (CCCU).