Diplomats Down Saints

Diplomats Down Saints

CANTON, N.Y. – Franklin & Marshall's No. 14 women's squash team dominated No. 21 St. Lawrence earning an 8-1 victory Saturday on the road. 

The Diplomats improved to 4-6 with the win, while the Saints fell to 2-10. 

By the Numbers 

Five of F&M's victories came by three-game sweeps. Kate O'Brien battled back from an opening game loss (11-6) and followed with three straight to take the 3-1 win. The all-time lead in the series was extended to nine consecutive for the Diplomats and 14-3 overall. 

The Results 

1. Jill Baker (STLAW) def. Sherilyn Yang (F&MW) 11-5, 11-6, 11-4

2. Fiona Murphy (F&MW) def. Emily Terry (STLAW) 15-13, 11-4, 11-8

3. Emily Caldwell (F&MW) def. Zoe Kagan (STLAW) 11-4, 11-7, 11-1

4. Dulakshi Elikewela (F&MW) def. Lizzy Lasusa (STLAW) 11-2, 11-1, 11-5

5. Lauren Johnston (F&MW) def. Alex Matamoros Infan (STLAW) 11-1, 11-1, 11-2

6. Andreina Benedith (F&MW) def. Cristina de la Vega (STLAW) 11-7, 11-4, 11-5

7. Kate O'Brien (F&MW) def. Losangela Batista (STLAW) 6-11, 11-1, 11-5, 11-5

8. Cris Margaret Frias (F&MW) def. Valeria Quan Miranda (STLAW) 11-7, 11-8, 9-11, 4-11, 11-3

9. Jazmin Matos (F&MW) def. Sarah Neilson (STLAW) 11-3, 11-7, 8-11, 11-4

Exh. Melissa Epstein (F&MW) def. Catherine Sanderson (STLAW) 10-12, 4-11, 11-7, 11-8, 11-5 

Up Next 

F&M returns to the court on Wednesday, traveling to Dickinson for a 6:30 p.m. matchup.