Saturday, September 14, 2013
NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. - The Westminster College women's tennis team won, 7-2, versus Presidents' Athletic Conference (PAC) foe Waynesburg on Saturday. The Titans stay unbeaten at 5-0, while the Yellow Jackets dropped to 4-2 on the year.
Earning complete shutouts for Westminster were freshmen Mariah Turiano (Hollidaysburg, PA / Hollidaysburg) at no. 2 singles and Sydney Sterner (Imperial, PA / West Allegheny) at no. 3 singles who both won 6-0, 6-0.
Titan senior Caitie Hosler (Lititz, PA / Manheim Central) won at no.1 singles, 6-1, 6-2. Hosler and Sterner lost a hard-fought no. 1 doubles match by the score of 9-7.
Westminster will travel to Penn. State-Behrend on Tuesday with the starting time of 4p.m.
1. Caitlin Hosler (WES) def. Rachel Klemash (WAY) 6-1, 6-2
2. Mariah Turiano (WES) def. Alyssa Daniel (WAY) 6-0, 6-0
3. Sydney Sterner (WES) def. Markie Gustafson (WAY) 6-0, 6-0
4. Heather Santa (WES) def. Sarah Reyes (WAY) 6-3, 6-1
5. Lauren Fling (WES) def. Madison DuBrock (WAY) 6-1, 6-1
6. Lauren Cowden (WAY) def. Christijana Vucenovi (WES) 6-4, 6-4
1. Rachel Klemash/Alyssa Daniel (WAY) def. Caitlin Hosler/Sydney Sterner (WES) 9-7
2. Heather Santa/Lauren Fling (WES) def. Markie Gustafson/Sarah Reyes (WAY) 8-5
3. Mariah Turiano/Maria Pallone (WES) def. Madison DuBrock/Amanda Hooker (WAY) 8-3
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.