Middlebury

Women's Squash Finishes 12th Nationally

February 17, 2013

The Middlebury women’s squash team finished up its season ranked 12th nationally, earning a 16-6 mark. The Panthers competed in the Kurtz Cup, for teams ranked 9-16 nationally at Yale.

Middlebury emerged from the quarterfinals with a 9-0 victory over Franklin & Marshall. The following day, the Panthers were defeated by Bates by a score of 6-3, before falling 5-4 to Columbia in the bracket’s third-place game. At the end of the national tournament, Middlebury ended up third among Division III teams competing in collegiate squash.

First-year player Tiffany Hau (Villanova, Pa.), playing #4, went a perfect 3-0 on the weekend. Going 2-1 on the weekend for Middlebury were sophomore Charlotte Dewey (Greenwich, Conn.) at #1, junior Abby Jenkins (Latham, N.Y.) at #2, sophomore Annie Wymard (Radnor, Pa.) at #3, rookie Saskia Pownall-Gray (Weston, Conn.) at #6 , and junior Amanda Chen (Cranbury, N.J.) at #7.  

Seniors Lindsay Becker (Lawrenceville, N.J.), Molly Hubbard (Sandisfield, Mass.) and Annie Ulrich (Simsbury, Conn.)  concluded their four-year college careers, amassing 70 wins in that time span.

Middlebury  def.  Franklin & Marshall:    9-0    Quarterfinals

Feb. 15

1. MIDD Charlotte Dewey def.  F&M E. Caldwell

4, 6, 5

2. MIDD Abby Jenkins def.  F&M R. Mead

10, (9), (7), 2, 5

3. MIDD Annie Wymard def.  F&M C. Ross

4, 4, 1

4. MIDD Tiffany Hau def.  F&M J. Matos

6, 6, 4

5. MIDD Zoe Carey def.  F&M K. Perry

5, 3, 9

6. MIDD Saskia Pownall-Gray def.  F&M C. Frias

3, 6, 5

7. MIDD Amanda Chen def.  F&M  E. Gatling

5, 1, 7

8. MIDD Lindsay Becker def.  F&M  D. Rapisarda

5, 5, 1

9. MIDD Katie Dewey def.  F&M  K. Lancione

6, 2, 7

 

Bates   def.    Middlebury:          6-3                  Semifinals

Feb. 16

1. Bates N. Arrifin def.  MIDD Charlotte Dewey    

8, 5, (8), 4

2. Bates C.A. Paris  def.  MIDD Abby Jenkins

11, 6, (8), 7

3. Bates M. Kelly  def.  MIDD Annie Wymard

12, 7, 15

4. MIDD Tiffany Hau def.  Bates  C. Mitchell

6, 5, (10), 8

5. Bates  L. Bourke def.  MIDD Zoe Carey

11, 6, 9

6. MIDD Saskia Pownall-Gray def. Bates A. Bragg

5, 10, 6

7. MIDD Amanda Chen def. Bates L. Williams

6, 6, 5

8. Bates  R. Dramah  def.  MIDD Lindsay Becker

10, 9, 9

9. Bates  S. Matos def. MIDD Katie Dewey

6, (9), (7), 3, 3

 

Columbia  def.  Middlebury:       5-4             Third place match

Feb. 17

1. MIDD Charlotte Dewey def. Col. C. Jenkins

9, 4, 5

2. MIDD Abby Jenkins def. Col. R. Pacheco

8, (12), 12, 5

3. MIDD Annie Wymard def. Col. A. Maity

(7), (6), 4, 4, 11

4. MIDD Tiffany Hau def. Col.  K. Calihan

8, (4), 8, (7), 4

5. Col.  L. Barnet def.  MIDD Zoe Carey

7, 5, (6), (10), 9

6. Col.  M. Stone def. MIDD Saskia Pownall-Gray

(5), (10), 2, 7, 8

7. Col.  K. Quan def.  MIDD Amanda Chen

5, 6, 5

8. Col.  S. Dickey  def.  MIDD Lindsay Becker

12, 7, 5

9. Col.  D. Kumar  def.  MIDD Katie Dewey

(12), 9, (7), 8, 6