Diplomats Fall in Season Opener

Diplomats Fall in Season Opener

LANCASTER, Pa. - Princeton blanked Franklin & Marshall, 9-0, in the season opener for both squads in women's squash action on Saturday in Lancaster. The 17th-ranked Diplomats start their 2011-12 campaign at 0-1 with the loss, while the third-ranked Tigers move to 1-0.

The Tigers put together an impressive performance as each of their nine victories came in straight sets. Several matches were narrow defeats for F&M, but the Diplomats were unable to come away with any victories on the afternoon.

At the No. 8 position, Stephanie Tzarnas battled Princeton's Katherine Schloss to the closest score of the day for F&M, but Schloss escaped with an 11-7, 11-6, 11-7 triumph.

F&M returns to action on Sunday, Nov. 20 to host No. 8 Dartmouth at 11:00 am.

#3 Princeton 9, #17 Franklin & Marshall 0

Singles competition
1. #3 Julie Cerullo (PU) def. Roxanna Mead (F&M) 11-0, 11-1, 11-4
2. #32 Lexi Saunders (PU) def. Erin Golueke (F&M) 11-6, 11-3, 11-5
3. Nicole Bunyan (PU) def. Katherine Perry (F&M) 11-3, 11-1, 11-5
4. Alex Sawin (PU) def. Elizabeth Gatling (F&M) 11-2, 11-1, 11-3
5. Caroline Feeley (PU) def. Krista Lancione (F&M) 11-5, 11-1, 11-1
6. Alex Lunt (PU) def. Gabby Robinson (F&M) 11-1, 11-0, 11-4
7. Hadley Chu (PU) def. Tanya Arora (F&M) 11-5, 11-4, 11-3
8. Katherine Schloss (PU) def. Stephanie Tzarnas (F&M) 11-7, 11-6, 11-7
9. Catherine Dennig (PU) def. Henrietta Goelet (F&M) 11-4, 11-6, 11-2
Exh. Eliza Kontulis (PU) def. Aleka Woods (F&M) 11-7, 11-4, 11-8