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Top-Ranked Women’s Squash Clinches Share of Ivy League Title with 9-0 Victory Against Yale

Top-Ranked Women’s Squash Clinches Share of Ivy League Title with 9-0 Victory Against Yale

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The Harvard women's squash team (9-0, 6-0 Ivy) defeated No. 4 Yale, 9-0, to clinch a share of the Ivy League title on Friday. This is the fourth Ivy League title in a row for the women's team.

Sabrina Sobhy continued her dominance at the No. 1 position after defeating Yale's Lucy Beecroft, 11-2, 11-4, 11-7. Junior Gina Kennedy followed with as the team's No. 2, defeating Helen Teegan, 11-4, 11-1, 11-1. Fellow classmate Amelia Henley added a victory as the team's No. 3 with an 11-1, 11-3, 11-6 victory against Celine Yeap.

Harvard Highlights:

  • The Crimson extend its unbeaten streak to 61 games, dating back to the 2014-15 season (Jan. 12).
  • This is the 23rd Ivy League title for the women's program and fourth in a row.
  • Harvard adds to its all-time program record against Yale, 43-15.
  • Through nine matches, the Crimson have yet to allow a point, winning all of its matches by a 9-0 score.
  • Both first-years Hana Moataz and Amina Yousry earned victories, including Moataz's hard-fought four-game victory against Riya Mital.

Up Next:
Harvard closes out the regular season against No. 12 Brown on the road Sunday at 2 p.m. The match will be broadcast on ESPN3.

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