September 24, 2015
Wolverines sweep Geneva
GROVE CITY, Pa. -- The Grove City College women's tennis team improved to 2-1 in Presidents' Athletic Conference action by sweeping visiting Geneva 9-0 on Friday afternoon at the Walters-Zbell Tennis Courts.
The Wolverines (4-5 overall) won matches at first and third doubles easily while senior Leah Thomsen (Cary, N.C./Cary Christian) and sophomore Janine Jones (Northfield, Ohio/Nordonia) won the final two games to pull out an 8-5 victory at second doubles for the doubles sweep.
Freshman Maggie Manchester (Williamsport, Pa./Williamsport) didn't drop a game in her win at first singles while fellow freshman Kelley Parks (Baden, Pa./Homeschooled) pulled out a 10-4 super-tiebreaker victory at sixth singles to preserve the sweep.
Grove City travels to the University of Mary Washington this weekend to compete in the ITA Small College Mideast Regional Championships.
Grove City vs. Geneva
|Position||Grove City||Geneva||Grove City Result|
|First Singles||Maggie Manchester (Fr., Williamsport, Pa./Williamsport)||Sara Stoll||Won 6-0, 6-0|
|Second Singles||Janine Jones (So., Northfield, Ohio/Nordonia)||Elizabeth Stewart||Won 6-0, 6-3|
|Third Singles||Leah Thomsen (Sr., Cary, N.C./Cary Christian)||Katherine Deitrick||Won 6-2, 6-2|
|Fourth Singles||Julie Becker (Jr., Kingsport, Tenn./Homeschooled)||Samantha Jensen||Won 6-3, 6-1|
|Fifth Singles||Taylor Bradley (So., Mount Pleasant, Pa./Mount Pleasant)||Megan Hinds||Won 6-0, 6-1|
|Sixth Singles||Kelley Parks (Fr., Baden, Pa./Homeschooled)||Megan Sweyer||Won 6-4, 3-6, 10-4|
|First Doubles||Karolina Lagerquist (Sr., Pittsbuirgh, Pa./Fox Chapel)/Manchester||Stewart/Jensen||Won 8-1|
|Second Doubles||Jones/Thomsen||Stoll/Hinds||Won 8-5|
|Third Doubles||Becker/Bradley||Deitrick/Hilary Kinney||Won 8-2|
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