Beaver Falls, PA – It has been three consecutive shut-outs for the Geneva College women’s tennis team. The bad news is that two of those three shut-outs have come against the Golden Tornadoes including a 9-0 loss to power house Grove City on Friday afternoon at Beaver Falls High School. The loss dropped Geneva’s early season record to 2-2.
Geneva dropped all three doubles matches with only two game victories dropping matches by scores of 8-0, 8-1 and 8-1. In singles action, the Golden Tornadoes were again whitewashed with similar results. Freshman Julie Kline put up the best fight in singles action with a 6-3, 6-2 loss. No other Geneva player managed to win more than two games in straight set losses.
The Golden Tornadoes head to Westminster next Wednesday before a weekend trip to Thomas More and Asbury next Friday and Saturday. The Golden Tornadoes return home on September 23rd to face Waynesburg University.
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).
U.S. News & World Report recognizes Geneva College as a Top 10 Best Value School out of all North Region colleges, accounting for our academic quality and the net cost of attendance for those receiving the average level of need-based financial aid.