Williamsport, PA – Geneva become frustrated with their second tie of the season after traveling to Williamsport, PA. Lycoming’s last minute goal off a penalty kick lead to a scoreless overtime finish; with a final score of 2-2. The tie bumps Geneva’s overall record to 3-2-2.
The first 40 minutes of play both Geneva and Lycoming were unable to score. Off a corner kick, Lycoming Connor McNiff scored for a half time result 1-0.
35 more minutes passed with Geneva down by one. Suddenly, Jeremy Troutman broke away from Lycoming defense for a Geneva goal. On fire, Troutman connected a pass to Garrett Masters in the 83rd minute of the game to take a 2-1 lead. A penalty kick was awarded the Lycoming, taken by Bill Kerr, tying the game at 2-2 with one minute and 11 seconds to go. After two long overtime periods, Geneva and Lycoming ended at a draw.
Moving forward, Geneva will host Pitt-Greensburg at 7 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).
Geneva graduates have an 80% acceptance rate when applying for entrance to medical school–well above the national average.