Sunday, March 9, 2014
HILTON HEAD, S.C. - The Westminster College women's tennis team lost its first match of the season, 6-3, to Juniata on Sunday in the Titans' first match of their Spring Trip. Women's tennis is a fall sport at Westminster but the three Spring Trip matches count toward the Titans' overall record.
Westminster moved to 15-1 overall, while the Eagles improved to 2-0.
The Titan duo of senior Caitie Hosler (Lititz, PA / Manheim Central) and freshman Mariah Turiano (Hollidaysburg, PA / Hollidaysburg) won at no. 1 doubles, 8-5.
Hosler also picked up a no. 1 singles win with a 6-2, 3-6, 10-2 tie-breaking victory. Also earning a singles win was senior Heather Santa (Butler, PA / Butler) who won, 6-0, 6-3 at no. 4.
Westminster will continue its Spring Trip as it faces Penn. State-Harrisburg on Monday.
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 378 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 41 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.