January 28, 2013

The Panther women’s squash team earned a 6-3 victory at home on Saturday afternoon, topping 12th-ranked Columbia, 6-3. The 11th-ranked Panthers saw all nine of the matches go to extended games, as they pulled out the hard-fought win.

Middlebury proved too deep for Columbia by winning at #’s 5-9. The Panthers also earned a win at #1 as sophomore Charlotte Dewey (Greenwich, Conn.) won a gutsy  9-11, 11-8, 11-7, 7-11, 11-6 contest.

Middlebury junior Amanda Chen (Cranbury, N.J.) won in the #7 spot to solidify the team win after coming from two games down to win her match in a fifth game tie-breaker, 3-11, 10-12, 11-4, 11-2, 12-10

Complete results: http://www.middlebury.edu/athletics/sports/womenssquash/archive/2012-2013/news/node/444150

• Women’s squash record: 12-3

• Up next: 2/1-3 @ NESCAC Championship (Trinity)