Washington, PA – The Golden Tornadoes stuck it out in order to not repeat last year against the W&J Presidents. Handing the Presidents a taste of their own medicine, Geneva clenched a 5-4 win over W&J raising their record 5-2, 3-2 in the PAC.
The matches started out putting Geneva in trouble; Geneva was only able to find one win from duo Brittany Kress and Courtney Light in doubles. Singles was another thing all together. Geneva and W&J battled out a nearly four hour match before able to announce a victor. Kress was a double winner with victories in both her double and single matches. Julie Kline clutched Geneva’s win a three game decision. Dropping the first 2-6, Kline answered with back to back wins 6-4, 10-3. Along with Kress and Kline, Christine Bullock and Megan Hinds contributed needed wins for the team.
Saturday Geneva will face both Thomas More at 12:30 p.m. and St. Vincent at 3:30 in Latrobe for a double round of conference play.
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.