January 21, 2009

Bears Earn First Win, 8-1, Over Amherst

Jan. 21, 2009

Providence, Rhode Island - The 10th ranked Brown women's squash team earned its first win of the season with solid 8-1 victory over Amherst Tuesday evening.

Senior Charlotte Steel set the tone for the day against the Lord Jeffs with a 3-0 win at number one, allowing just five points all day in the 9-5, 9-0, 9-0 victory. At number three, sophomore Sophie Scherl earned a hard fought 3-1 victory, while at number four, junior Kali Schellenberg cruised to a 3-0 victory.

The remainder of the Bears lineup had an easy time, with freshman Nikoo Fadaifard, sophomore Carolyn Tilney, junior Sarah Roberts, senior Charlotte MacMillan and sophomore Leila Driansky each taking 3-0 decisions.

The Bears will be back in action again on Saturday, hosting Bowdoin at the Pizzitola Sports Center, beginning at 1:00 p.m.

Women's Results, 1/20/09
Brown 8, Amherst 1
1) Charlotte Steel (B) def. Allie Dalglish (A) 9-5, 9-0, 9-0
2) Hayley Milbourn (A) def. Laura Pyne (B) 9-7, 9-5, 9-4
3) Sophie Scherl (B) def. Kate Savage (A) 9-4, 9-7, (7-9), 9-5
4) Kali Schellenberg (B) def. Anna Scheidt (A) 9-1, 9-1, 9-2
5) Nikoo Fadaifard (B) def. Caitlin Demkin (A) 9-3, 9-0, 9-1
6) Carolyn Tilney (B) def. Melissa Moulton (A) 9-5, 9-0. 9-0
7) Sarah Roberts (B) def. Mimi Bell (A) 9-2, 9-1, 9-1
8) Charlotte MacMillan (B) def. Megan Clower (A) 9-2, 9-1, 9-0
9) Leila Driansky (B) def. Caroline Dreyspool (A) 9-1, 9-0, 9-0