Brown Holds Off Williams, 5-4

Brown Holds Off Williams, 5-4

Providence, R.I. -  In a thrilling match in Williamstown, MA, the Brown women's squash team came away with a hard-fought 5-4 win over Williams College.The ninth-ranked Bears extended their record to 8-1 with the victory over the Ephs.

Junior Dori Rahbar paced the Brown squad with a solid 3-1 win at number one. Sophomore Mina Shakarshy came through at number three, taking a 3-1 victory.

Brown earned wins at numbers seven through nine to pull out the match. Freshman Skylar Murphy battled for a five game decision at number seven, senior Sarah Beresford had an easy 3-0 win at number eight, and freshman Emily Richmond came through with a 3-0 decision at number nine.

Brown is back in action again Sunday, January 27, hosting Bates and Bowdoin at the Pizzitola Sports Center's Kate Brodsky Squash Pavilion. All the action starts at 11:00 a.m.


  Williams College Rating Brown University Rating Winner's Score Winner Status
1WS Rubin,Alli l 0.000 Rahbar,Dori H. 0.000 11-9,6-11,11-8,11-6 Brown University C
2WS Henry,Laura E 0.000 Domenick,Sarah 0.000 11-3,12-10,11-3 Williams College C
3WS O'neill,Ellie 0.000 Shakarshy,Mina 0.000 9-11,11-9,11-4,11-5 Brown University C
4WS Northrop,Alyssa 0.000 Crosky,Sarah 0.000 8-11,11-8,11-5,11-7 Williams College C
5WS Feshbach,Nicole D. 0.000 Elliott-Moskwa,Katherine V. 0.000 11-4,11-4,11-13,11-9 Williams College C
6WS Sawin,Caroline C 0.000 Pitaro,Isabel S 0.000 11-6,14-16,7-11,11-5,11-7 Williams College C
7WS Kaemmer,Hannah M 0.000 Murphy,Skylar 0.000 9-11,7-11,11-8,13-11,11-3 Brown University C
8WS Grant,Lily 0.000 Beresford,Sarah E 0.000 11-6,11-0,11-3 Brown University C
9WS Fry,Mia A 0.000 Richmond,Emily C. 0.000 11-9,11-9,11-6 Brown University C