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No. 1 Women's Squash Remains Unblemished, Downs No. 8 Dartmouth 9-0

Vidya Rajan swept her match at the No. 8 spot (photo courtesy Gil Talbot).

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - The No. 1 Harvard women's squash team improved to 4-0 after defeating No. 8 Dartmouth on Wednesday, 9-0. It is the second Ancient Eight victory for the Crimson this season.

Seven of nine of Harvard's players swept their individual matches, 3-0. Laura Gemmell and Nirasha Guruge remain unbeaten at the No. 1 and 2 spots, respectively.

Captain Alisha Mashruwala, playing in the No. 3 spot tonight, dropped the second set of her match against Corey Schafer, but recovered to win 3-1.

Cece Cortes, playing the No. 7 spot, dropped the opening game to Kensy Balch, but took the next three to win the match.

Harvard is yet to lose a match this season, sweeping 9-0 in each of its first four matches. The Crimson will be at Cornell on Saturday with match time slated for 11 a.m.

Complete Results
No. 1 Harvard 9, No. 8 Dartmouth 0
No. 1 Laura Gemmell (H) def. Valeria Wiens (D) 3-0: 11-9, 12-10, 11-6
No. 2  Nirasha Guruge (H) def. Hannah Conant (D) 3-0: 11-1, 11-5, 11-3
No. 3 Alisha Mashruwala(H) def. Corey Schafer (D) 3-1: 11-9, 11-13, 11-8, 11-3
No. 4 Sarah Mumanachit (H) def. Rebecca Lau (D) 3-0: 12-10, 11-4, 11-3
No. 5 Natasha Kingshott (H) def. Sarah Loucks (D) 3-0: 11-6, 11-4, 11-5
No. 6 June Tiong (H) def. Melina Turk (D) 3-0: 11-3, 11-5, 11-5
No. 7 Cece Cortes (H) def. Kensy Balch (D) 3-1: 11-13, 11-2, 11-3, 11-2
No. 8 Vidya Rajan (H) def. Julie Watson (D) 3-0: 11-6, 11-2, 11-4
No. 9 Bethan Williams (H) def. Katherine Nimmo (D) 3-0: 11-2, 11-4, 11-0
No. 10 Eliza Calihan (H) def. Allie Bradford (D) 3-0: 11-5, 11-7, 11-6