F&M Wins Fourth in a Row

F&M Wins Fourth in a Row

CANTON, N.Y. - Franklin & Marshall's No. 20 women's squash team won their fourth-straight match on Saturday, closing out a New York road swing with an impressive 8-1 victory against No. 28 St. Lawrence.

The Diplomats now sit at 4-3 on the year, while the Saints dropped to 0-3.  

By the Numbers

Each of the top-eight contests in the ladder went F&M's way with the Diplomats earning five sweeps on the day. Ellen Verry (No. 1) and Emily Knapp (No. 2) both battled back from losses in their opening games to win three straight and claim victories for the Diplomats.

F&M has now won 11 straight against the Saints, the team's second-longest current unbeaten streak against an opponent. The all0time record now favors the Diplomats at 16-3. 

The Results

1. Ellen Verry (FMCW) def. Sanna Koivumaki (SLU) 4-11, 11-7, 11-6, 11-6
2. Emily Knapp (FMCW) def. Makyla Kelley (SLU) 9-11, 11-6, 11-4, 11-5
3. Katherine Galambos (FMCW) def. A. Matamoros Infante (SLU) 11-4, 11-1, 11-8
4. Emily Bartos (FMCW) def. Starnisha Ramsey (SLU) 11-1, 11-5, 11-5
5. Melissa Epstein (FMCW) def. Gabrielle Ahrens (SLU) 11-7, 11-8, 11-6
6. Pratiksha Mishra (FMCW) def. Kat Leiva (SLU) 11-4, 11-9, 11-8
7. Liana Zranchev (FMCW) def. Lizzy Lasusa (SLU) 11-7, 11-6, 11-8
8. Katie Anderson (FMCW) def. Abigail Smith (SLU) 14-12, 9-11, 11-8, 11-8
9. Georgina Green (SLU) def. Julia Bevan (FMCW) 11-9, 11-1, 11-2
Exh. Katie Walsh (SLU) def. Anna Chang-Mei Leder (FMCW) 11-3, 12-10, 11-4

Win Streaks

Pratiksha Mishra - 6
Emily Bartos - 5
Katherine Galambos - 4
Emily Knapp - 4

Up Next

F&M makes a return to the Mayser Squash Courts on Friday, hosting No. 13 Williams for a 5:00 p.m. contest.