Beaver Falls, PA – The Geneva College women’s tennis team evened its overall record at 4-4 with an impressive 7-2 victory over Thomas More College on Friday afternoon. The Golden Tornadoes used a perfect 3-0 mark in doubles play along with victories in four of six singles matches for the comfortable PAC victory.
Geneva’s lone senior Bethany Ragonesi led the charge as one of four Golden Tornadoes’ players that won both singles and doubles matches. Ragonesi teamed with Maura McLaughlin for an 8-0 shut-out win in doubles then cruised to a straight set victory in singles play. McLaughlin also won her singles match comfortably in two sets. Other two time winners on Friday included Kara Zimmerman and Ashlyn Mallison.
Both singles losses were decided in tiebreakers with both Chelsea Cover and Amy Weller falling in matches after the overall decision had been decided.
Geneva will get right back to work on Monday afternoon as it hosts Washington & Jefferson at 4 pm. The Golden Tornadoes will travel to Bethany College next Wednesday.
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).
Geneva College is the only CCCU institution with a full-time program in Rome, Italy. In Rome, students spend a semester studying the humanities, traveling throughout Italy and Europe, and engaging in volunteer activities.