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No. 1 Women’s Squash Continues to Roll with Shutout of No. 8 Cornell

No. 1 Women’s Squash Continues to Roll with Shutout of No. 8 Cornell

ITHACA, N.Y. – The No. 1 Harvard women's squash team rolled past No. 8 Cornell, 9-0, on Saturday afternoon at the Belkin International Squash Courts. The Crimson (3-0, 2-0 Ivy League) improved to 24-0 all-time against the Big Red (3-2, 0-2 Ivy League). The three-time defending national champions won each contest in three games for the second straight match and now turn their attention to No. 7 Columbia. 

Results
No. 1 - Sabrina Sobhy (H) def. Emma Uible, 11-5, 11-1, 11-1
No. 2 - Kayley Leonard (H) def. Michele Garceau, 11-2, 11-7, 11-8
No. 3 - Gina Kennedy (H) def. Margaux Losty, 11-3, 11-4, 12-10
No. 4 - Alyssa Mehta (H) def. Nghi Nguyen, 11-4, 11-7, 11-0
No. 5 - Amelia Henley (H) def. Madison Miles, 11-4, 11-3, 11-5
No. 6 - Sue Ann Yong (H) def. Colby Gallagher, 11-6, 11-5, 11-4
No. 7 - Eleonore Evans (H) def. Charlotte Knaggs, 11-5, 11-6, 11-6
No. 8 - Sophie Mehta (H) def. Lucy Martin, 11-4, 11-6, 11-3
No. 9 - Hannah Craig (H) def. Lauren Leizman, 11-5, 11-5, 11-2
Ex. Annika Engstrom (H) def. Hannah Scherl, 11-3, 7-11, 11-6, 11-3

Harvard Highlights

  • For the second straight match, all nine contests were three-game decisions.

Game Notes

  • Harvard leads the all-time series 24-0
  • The Crimson have won 18 matches against the Big Red by shutout, including the previous four.

What's Next?

Harvard travels to No. 7 Columbia. The match is scheduled for Sunday, Jan. 14 at noon in the SL Green StreetSquash Center.

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