Beaver Falls, PA – Geneva’s lone goal was not enough to defeat the Washington and Jefferson (W&J) Presidents in today’s women’s soccer game. Geneva hosted W&J for their third Presidents’ Athletic Conference (PAC) game this season. Even though the Golden Tornadoes were the first to score, W&J defeated Geneva 2-1. The loss gives Geneva an overall record of 4-8, 1-2 in the PAC.
The first half remained scoreless after the President’s took ten shots and the GT’s took five. Sixty-three minutes into the game, Geneva was awarded a free kick at the top of the W&J arch. Heidi Mann placed the free kick in the top right corner of the net for her fourth goal of the season. A couple minutes later, W&J earned a free kick just outside the Geneva box. Washington and Jefferson, Jess Skovira connected with Holly Shipley for a 1-1 tie game. W&J claimed the win with their second goal in the 81st minute off a Shipley cross, Dani Span finish.
Geneva will travel to Grove City on Tuesday to face the Wolverines at 7 p.m.
Geneva College invites students to accept the challenge of an academically excellent, Christ-centered education. Offering nearly 40 undergraduate majors, Adult Degree Programs with fully online and campus-based options, and seven graduate degrees, Geneva has programs that place students at the forefront of higher learning. Adhering to the inerrancy of Scripture, a Geneva education is grounded in God’s word as well as in a core curriculum designed to prepare students vocationally to think, write and communicate well in today’s world.
Geneva College’s Center for Urban Biblical Ministry (CUBM) in Pittsburgh educates urban students for effective service in their local communities.