ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

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No. 1 Women's Squash Wins Two on Sunday

Natasha Kingshott won both her matches on Sunday (photo courtesy Gil Talbot).

The No.1 Harvard women’s squash team still has not lost a match yet this season, defeating No. 6 Stanford and No. 9 Williams, 9-0. The Crimson advances its record to 3-0.

Against Stanford six Harvard student-athletes won by 3-0 scores. Laura Gemmell downed Pamela Chua, 11-9, 11-5, 11-9, in the No. 1 spot, while Sarah Mumanachit swept Kyla Sherwood from the No. 4 spot, 11-5, 11-8, 12-10.

The Crimson also secured four straight set wins from spots No. 6 through 9. No. 6 June Tiong beat Serena Fagan, 11-2, 11-4, 11-9, and No. 7 Cece Cortes downed Leah Stork, 11-5, 11-3, 11-3. Vidya Rajan and Eliza Calihan rounded out the Crimson line-up with 3-0 victories.

Harvard went unblemished against Williams, sweeping all nine matches by scores of 3-0. Senior captain Alisha Mashruwala rolled in her victory over Alli Rubin, 11-5, 11-6, 11-4.

Natasha Kingshott added to Harvard’s dominance, winning, 11-3, 11-5, 11-2, in the No. 5 spot. Natasha Anzik showed similar strength in the No. 9 spot, earning a 11-2, 11-5, 11-5 victory.

Harvard will take a short break from play before hosting No. 8 Dartmouth on Dec. 1.

Complete Results
No. 1 Harvard 9, No. 6 Stanford 0
No. 1 Laura Gemmell (H) def. Pamela Chua (S) 3-0: 11-9, 11-5, 11-9
No. 2  Nirasha Guruge (H) def. Kerrie Sample (S) 3-1: 9-11, 11-8, 11-2, 11-3
No. 3 Alisha Mashruwala(H) def. Cecilia Haig (S) 3-1: 7-11, 11-7, 11-4, 11-7
No. 4 Sarah Mumanachit (H) def. Kyla Sherwood (S) 3-0: 11-5, 11-8, 12-10
No. 5 Natasha Kingshott (H) def. Samantha Buechner (S) 3-1: 11-5, 11-6, 10-12, 11-5
No. 6 June Tiong (H) def. Serena Fagan (S) 3-0: 11-2, 11-4, 11-9
No. 7 Cece Cotes (H) def. Leah Stork (S) 3-0: 11-5, 11-3, 11-3
No. 8 Vidya Rajan (H) def. Julie Koenig (S) 3-0: 11-3, 11-0, 11-7
No. 9 Eliza Calihan (H) def. Julia Hemmindinger (S) 3-0: 11-1, 11-9, 11-4
No. 10 Natasha Anzik (H) def. Shannon Harrington (S) 3-0: 11-4, 11-7, 11-8

Complete Results
No. 1 Harvard 9, No. 9 Williams 0
No. 1 Laura Gemmell (H) def. Courtney Bogle (W) 3-0: 11-3, 11-3, 11-2
No. 2  Nirasha Guruge (H) def. Laura Henry (W) 3-0: 11-3, 11-2, 11-2
No. 3 Alisha Mashruwala(H) def. Alli Rubin (W) 3-0: 11-5, 11-6, 11-4,
No. 4 Sarah Mumanachit (H) def. Hannah Kaemmer (W) 3-0: 11-1, 11-1, 11-2
No. 5 Natasha Kingshott (H) def.  (W) 3-0: 11-3, 11-5, 11-2
No. 6 Cece Cortes (H) def. Kavitha Mannava (W) 3-0: 11-1, 11-1, 11-4
No. 7 Vidya Rajan (H) def. Mia Fry (W) 3-0: 11-0, 11-2, 11-5
No. 8 Eliza Calihan (H) def. Elaina Saltzman (W) 3-0: 11-7, 11-7, 11-4
No. 9 Natasha Anzik (H) def.  (S) 3-0: 11-2, 11-5, 11-5
No. 10 Georgiana Brinkley (H) def. Hollis Miller (W) 3-1: 9-11, 11-3, 11-1, 11-1