Women’s Squash Shuts Down Colby

Women’s Squash Shuts Down Colby

LANCASTER, Pa. - Franklin & Marshall's No. 20 women's squash team earned nine sweeps in an impressive 9-0 shutout of No. 23 Colby on Friday afternoon in Lancaster. 

The Diplomats improved to 5-4 with the win while the Mules fell to 3-8. 

By the Numbers 

Colby only challenged in a handful of games as F&M was thoroughly dominant. Pratiksha Mishra was strong at No. 7, cruising to an 11-3, 11-1, 11-4 victory. 

Friday's triumph continued a long line of success over Colby as the Diplomats have now won seven straight in the series, dating back to the 2009-10 season.

The Results

1. Ellen Verry (FMCW) def. Sydney Annalise Ku (COLBY) 11-4, 11-4, 11-9
2. Emily Knapp (FMCW) def. Julianna Song (COLBY) 12-10, 11-4, 11-9
3. Katherine Galambos (FMCW) def. Lily Wain (COLBY) 11-7, 11-6, 11-1
4. Emily Bartos (FMCW) def. Madeline Latimore (COLBY) 11-3, 11-3, 11-6
5. Melissa Epstein (FMCW) def. Sabrina Teope (COLBY) 11-8, 11-3, 11-4
6. Grace Smith (FMCW) def. Stephanie Keane (COLBY) 11-3, 11-2, 11-4
7. Pratiksha Mishra (FMCW) def. D'Arcy Carlson (COLBY) 11-3, 11-1, 11-4
8. Liana Zranchev (FMCW) def. Kathleen He (COLBY) 11-5, 11-7, 11-3
9. Katie Anderson (FMCW) def. Sabrina Rabins (COLBY) 11-1, 11-2, 11-3 

Up Next

F&M gets right back on the courts with a 10:00 a.m. match tomorrow against No. 11 Virginia in Mayser.