Wilmore, KY – The Geneva College tennis made a two-day swing through the state of Kentucky over the weekend with mixed results. Following an exciting 5-4 victory over Thomas More on Friday, the Golden Tornadoes dropped an 8-1 decision to Asbury College on day two of the trip. The loss on Saturday dropped Geneva’s overall record to 3-4.
Geneva’s lone point came as a result of Maura McLaughlin’s singles victory in number six singles by the score of 6-2, 6-1. Chelsea Cover lost her number one singles match in a tiebreaker by the count of 11-9. Each of the other singles losses came in straight sets as Geneva also dropped each of its three doubles matches on Saturday.
Geneva returns to Beaver Falls to face Waynesburg next Saturday afternoon and Thiel at home on Friday.
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 students have the opportunity each summer to attend Au Sable Institute of Environmental Studies to develop practical methods of caring for the environment.