PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Harvard women's squash team saw four members on Friday advance to the College Squash Association's national semifinal round, which is set for Saturday, March 2, at the Nicol Squash Club at Moses Brown School in Providence.
Senior Sabrina Sobhy earned two wins, including a quarterfinal victory against Min Jie Teh of Trinity, 11-5, 14-12, 11-4. Gina Kennedy bested teammate Amelia Henley, 11-5, 11-9, 11-4, in the quarterfinal round, both advancing to the Ramsay Cup semifinals.
Senior Sophie Mehta, meanwhile, continued her strong squash in the Holleran West division, taking down opponents from Amherst and Virginia. As the top-seed in the Holleran East division, junior Eleonore Evans earned two victories on the day.
Round of 16 | Ramsay Cup:
Sabrina Sobhy def. Helen Teegan (Yale), 11-5, 10-12, 11-5, 11-2
Gina Kennedy def. Salma T. Alam Eldin (Trinity), 11-1, 11-0, 11-5
Amelia Henley def. Madlen S. O'Connor (Columbia), 11-7, 15-13, 11-3
Kayley Leonard def. Lucy Beecroft (Yale), 11-7, 11-9, 5-11, 11-5
Quarterfinal | Ramsay Cup:
Sabrina Sobhy def. Min Jie Teh (Trinity), 11-5, 14-12, 11-4
Reeham Sedky (Penn) def. Kayley Leonard, 11-8, 11-9, 11-1
Round of 16 - Sophie Mehta def. Lilly L. Soroko (Amherst), 11-0, 11-6, 11-1
Quarterfinal - Sophie Mehta def. Caroline C Baldwin (Virginia), 11-1, 11-2, 11-4
Round of 16 - Eleonore Evans def. Margaret Davey (Conn College), 11-5, 11-4, 11-1
Quarterfinal – Eleonore Evans def. Abigail Dichter (Brown), 11-7, 11-2, 11-6
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Sabrina Sobhy vs. Sivasangari Subramaniam (Cornell) - Saturday, March 2, 3:30 p.m.
Gina Kennedy vs. Reeham Sedky (Penn) - Saturday, March 2, 4:15 p.m.
Sophie Mehta vs. Hannah Blatt (Drexel) - Saturday, March 2, 2 p.m.
Eleonore Evans vs. Nadiia Usenko (Trinity) - Saturday, March 2, 3 p.m.