Sunday, September 9, 2012
BETHANY, W. Va. - The Westminster College women's tennis team blanked Presidents' Athletic Conference (PAC) foe Thomas More on Sunday, 9-0. The match took place at Bethany College. The Titans stayed undefeated at 3-0 overall and 2-0 in the PAC, while the Saints dropped to 1-2 overall and 1-2 in the conference.
Westminster won 96 of 98 games that included seven shutouts (four singles and three doubles matches).
The Titans will host Penn-State Behrend (3-2) on Tuesday at 4 p.m.
1. Alex Bailey (WES) def. Maria Pascaul (TMC) 6-0, 6-1
2. Caitlin Hosler (WES) def. Emily Wesselman (TMC) 6-0, 6-0
3. Jane Larson (WES) def. Sierra O'Bryan (TMC) 6-1, 6-0
4. Heather Santa (WES) def. Paige Thoerner (TMC) 6-0, 6-0
5. Lauren Fling (WES) def. Petina Strickly (TMC) 6-0, 6-0
6. Beth Ekimoff (WES) def. Brittney Finke (TMC) 6-0, 6-0
1. Alex Bailey/Caitlin Hosler (WES) def. Maria Pascaul/Emily Wesselman (TMC) 8-0
2. Heather Santa/Lauren Fling (WES) def. Sierra O'Bryan/Paige Thoerner (TMC) 8-0
3. Jane Larson/Beth Ekimoff (WES) def. Petina Strickly/Brittney Finke (TMC) 8-0
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, a top-tier liberal arts college, ranks third in graduation rate performance, according to U.S. News Best Colleges guide. Westminster ranked 6th among liberal arts colleges in social mobility, according to the Washington Monthly College Guide, and is one of the most affordable national liberal arts colleges in Pennsylvania. 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.