Beaver Falls, PA – Something very interesting is happening with the Geneva College women’s tennis team. Flying under the radar throughout the month of September, the Golden Tornadoes and head coach Mandee Craft have starting turning some heads in the Presidents’ Athletic Conference. The Golden Tornadoes continued their hot streak on Saturday with a 6-3 victory over Waynesburg University at Brady’s Run Park. Geneva improved to 7-4 overall including a 5-2 record in the PAC with the victory.
The match opened with Geneva take two out of three in doubles action. Samantha Jensen and Jen Bullock picked up an 8-2 victory before teammates Brittany Kress and Courtney Light rallied from 6-3 down for an 8-6 victory.
Geneva dropped number one and number singles but was able to prevail with four victories the rest of the way. Singles wins by Jensen, Kress, Christine Bullock and Alison Beattie sealed the match as the Golden Tornadoes won yet again. Beattie and Bullock each remained unbeaten in singles action with identical 7-0 records in 2012.
Geneva heads to Penn State Altoona for a non-conference match Friday before a PAC date at Saint Vincent next Saturday.
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).
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