February 5, 2012

Diplomats Thump Herons

GENEVA, N.Y. - Franklin & Marshall recorded straight-game victories at each position to defeat William Smith, 9-0, in women's squash action on Sunday. The No. 17 Diplomats move to 9-8 with the win, while the No. 25 Herons drop to 5-8.

The Diplomats put together quality performances up and down the lineup as just one game was closer than a five-point differential throughout the entire match.

Halley Cruice (No. 3), Krista Lancione (No. 7) and Tanya Arora (No. 9) each secured a shutout win in one game on Sunday. Cruice rolled past Anne Habecker 11-2, 11-0, 11-3, Lancione defeated Sarah Cutts 11-3, 11-4, 11-0, and Arora took down Nellie Lindecke 11-0, 11-2, 11-6.

Morgan Smith, Roxanna Mead, Chelsea Ross, Erin Golueke, Katherine Perry and Gabby Robinson also tallied victories in three games for F&M in the rout.

The Diplomats return home on Friday to host George Washington at 6:00 pm.

#17 Franklin & Marshall 9, #25 William Smith 0

1. Morgan Smith (F&M) def. Caroline Moxley (WS) 11-2, 11-4, 11-2
2. Roxanna Mead (F&M) def. Andrea Tran (WS) 11-3, 11-2, 11-8
3. Halley Cruice (F&M) def. Anne Habecker (WS) 11-2, 11-0, 11-3
4. Chelsea Ross (F&M) def. Courtney Leous (WS) 11-5, 11-5, 11-4
5. Erin Golueke (F&M) def. Ginny McDermott (WS) 11-3, 11-1, 11-2
6. Katherine Perry (F&M) def. Katie Riordan (WS) 11-4, 11-1, 11-2
7. Krista Lancione (F&M) def. Sarah Cutts (WS) 11-3, 11-4, 11-0
8. Gabby Robinson (F&M) def. Molly Doran (WS) 11-4, 11-6, 11-2
9. Tanya Arora (F&M) def. Nellie Lindecke (WS) 11-0, 11-2, 11-6