Sunday, September 16, 2012
GREENSBURG, Pa. - The Westminster College women's tennis team topped Pitt-Greensburg, 9-0, on Sunday for its sixth-straight win, while senior Alex Bailey (Murrysville, PA / Franklin Regional) won her 56th career doubles match for a school record. Bailey and junior Caitlin Hosler (Lititz, PA / Manheim Central) won 8-0 at no. 1 doubles.
The Titans stayed undefeated at 6-0 for the season, while the Bobcats dropped to 2-4. Westminster won 72 of 73 games in singles.
Westminster will play three-straight home matches starting with Thiel on Monday at 4 p.m.
1. Alex Bailey (WES) def. Maria Iovino (PITTGREE) 6-0, 6-0
2. Caitlin Hosler (WES) def. Ashley Uncapher (PITTGREE) 6-0, 6-0
3. Jane Larson (WES) def. Breanne Hyatt (PITTGREE) 6-0, 6-0
4. Heather Santa (WES) def. Tiffany Piper (PITTGREE) 6-0, 6-0
5. Lauren Fling (WES) def. Tessa Zindren (PITTGREE) 6-1, 6-0
6. Beth Ekimoff (WES) def. Mariana Dawida (PITTGREE) 6-0, 6-0
1. Alex Bailey/Caitlin Hosler (WES) def. Maria Iovino/Cayla Ray (PITTGREE) 8-0
2. Heather Santa/Lauren Fling (WES) def. Ashley Uncapher/Christina Vecchio (PITTGREE) 8-2
3. Jane Larson/Beth Ekimoff (WES) def. Breanne Hyatt/Tiffany Piper (PITTGREE) 8-1
About Westminster College...
Founded in 1852 and related to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), Westminster College ranks first in the nation as "Best College for Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math," according to Forbes.com. Westminster is a top-tier liberal arts college and a national leader in graduation rate performance, according to U.S. News Best Colleges guide. Westminster is also honored as one of "The Best 377 Colleges" by The Princeton Review, and is named to the President's Honor Roll for excellence in service learning.
Nearly 1,600 undergraduate and graduate students benefit from individualized attention from dedicated faculty while choosing from 42 majors and nearly 100 organizations on the New Wilmington, Pa., campus. Visit www.westminster.edu/advantage to view "Advantage: Westminster" A Strategic Plan 2010-2020.