Siena fell 6-1 to NJIT on Saturday evening to fall to 5-3 on the season. The Saints took one doubles court and one singles court win in the loss.
Goehner also picked up the sole point in singles for the Saints at singles six. She took the first set 6-4 before falling 6-2 in the second and came back to take the tiebreaker 10-2. Nanea Perkins, at singles four, put up a fight as she forced a third set after taking the second 7-5. Ultimately, NJIT’s Alba Rosas Garcia took the win 6-3, 5-7, 6-3. NJIT won in straight sets on the four other singles courts to take the match victory 6-1.
Siena will face the University of Rhode Island on Sunday, February 25 at West Point at 5:30 p.m.