No. 1 Women’s Squash Advances to National Semifinal

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The No. 1 Harvard women's squash team advanced to the CSA semifinals after a 9-0 defeat of No. 8 Cornell this evening at the Murr Center Squash Courts. The Crimson will now prepare for a 2:30 p.m. matchup on Saturday with No. 3 Yale who defeated No. 6 Stanford, 5-4, earlier this afternoon. 

Harvard preserved its 51-match win streak and has not lost to Cornell in 26 all-time meetings between the programs. 

Should Harvard succeed against Yale on Saturday, the National Championship match is set for Sunday, Feb. 18 at 2:30 p.m. The match for third and fourth place will begin at 2 p.m. on Sunday. 

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