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No. 1 Women’s Squash Sweeps No. 10 Dartmouth 9-0 in Season Opener

Photo Courtesy: Gil Talbot
Photo Courtesy: Gil Talbot
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CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The top-ranked Harvard women's squash team swept Dartmouth, 9-0, in its season opener on Wednesday night. The Crimson won all but one match by a 3-0 decision.

Senior No. 1 Sabrina Sobhy led the charge for Harvard with a commanding 11-1, 11-3, 11-1 win against Dartmouth's Anne Blasberg. Junior Gina Kennedy served as the team's No. 2, earning a strong 11-4, 11-4, 11-1 victory over Emma Mactaggart. Junior Amelia Henley rounded out the top-three with a convincing 11-3, 11-2, 11-3 triumph against Sandra Reiss. Senior Kayley Leonard, junior Eleonore Evans and senior Sophie Mehta also earned blowout 3-0 victories.

Harvard Highlights:

  • The Crimson is now 49-3 all-time against the Big Green.
  • Harvard extends its win streak to 54 games, dating back to the 2014-15 season (Jan. 12).
  • First-year Grace Steelman earned her first collegiate victory, battling Emma Roberts in five games.
  • Harvard tallied nine games that ended by a score of 11-1.

Up Next:
The team will be off for the holiday break and will return for a doubleheader against Stanford and Cornell on Jan. 12 at the Murr Center Courts and broadcast on ESPN+. 

 

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