F&M Handles Hamilton at CSAs

F&M Handles Hamilton at CSAs

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Franklin & Marshall's No. 20 women's squash team closed out its season in resounding fashion with a controlling 8-1 win over No. 22 Hamilton at Sunday's Consolation Final of the CSA Team Championships – Walker Division, hosted by Harvard. 

The Diplomats, who went 2-1 over the weekend, finished with year with a 4-15 record, while the Continentals finished at 10-11. 

By the Numbers 

Four of F&M's eight wins came by way of 3-0 sweeps, including Sherilyn Yang's dominant 11-3, 11-5, 11-7 victory at No. 1. Ellen Verry (No. 4) and Katherine Galambos (No. 5) both extended lengthy win streaks to finish their seasons, with Verry winning her fifth straight and Galambos securing her sixth in a row.

The Diplomats improved to 14-7 all-time against Hamilton. 

CSA Recap 

Friday – L, 5-4 – Wesleyan | Recap

Saturday – W, 8-1 – Colby | Recap 

The Results

1. Sherilyn Yang (FMCW) def. Rafiatou Ouro-Aguy (HAM) 11-3, 11-5, 11-7
2. Lauren Johnston (FMCW) def. Charlotte Zonis (HAM) 11-6, 11-8, 11-8
3. Andreina Benedith (FMCW) def. Megan Grip (HAM) 11-9, 9-11, 11-5, 11-7
4. Ellen Verry (FMCW) def. Grace Munschauer (HAM) 12-10, 11-1, 8-11, 11-3
5. Katherine Galambos (FMCW) def. Caitlin Stern (HAM) 6-11, 9-11, 11-4, 11-6, 11-5
6. Grace Smith (FMCW) def. Katherine Bauer (HAM) 11-9, 11-7, 11-1
7. Clare Tompkins (FMCW) def. Marina Hartnick (HAM) 8-11, 11-4, 11-2, 11-6
8. Liana Zranchev (FMCW) def. Danielle Reisley (HAM) 12-10, 11-7, 11-4
9. Lindsay Jadow (HAM) def. Katie Anderson (FMCW) 15-13, 7-11, 11-9, 11-9

Up Next                   

Several F&M student-athletes will compete at the CSA Individual Championships, which are hosted by George Washington and are set to run from March 2-4.