#9 Bears Fall To #5 Yale and #6 Cornell
Feb. 10, 2009
Ithaca, NY - Coach Stuart leGassick's Brown women's squash team moved into ninth place in the national rankings this week, but were unable to overcome two strong Ivy foes, falling on the road to fifth-ranked Yale, 9-0, and sixth ranked Cornell, 9-0.
Brown senior Charlotte MacMillan put up a strong fight against Cornell at number eight, building a 2-0 advantage in games before losing in five games, 5-9, 1-9, 9-7, 9-7, 9-0.
Against Yale, junior Sarah Roberts also pushed her match to five games at number nine, before succumbing, 7-9, 9-4, 9-0, 7-9 and 9-0.
The Bears return home for their final home match of the season on Tuesday, February 10 vs. Tufts, starting at 5:00 p.m.
Brown Women's Squash vs. Cornell Cornell 9, Brown 0 1WS Paranjpe,Shivangi (C) def. Steel,Charlotte, 9-2,9-3,10-8 2WS Hazell,Rebecca (C) def. Haynes,Letitia, 9-1,9-6,9-2 3WS Gemmell,Jennifer (C) def. Pyne,Laura, 9-4,9-0,9-0 4WS Stokes,Liza (C) def. Scherl,Sophie, 9-2,9-3,9-4 5WS Cornett,Alexandra (C) def. Fadaifard,Nikoo, 9-7,9-2,9-3 6WS Sachvie,Lauren (C) def. Schellenberg,Kali, 9-0,9-0,9-3 7WS Wagner,Rachel (C) def. Tilney,Carolyn, 9-5,9-4,9-0 8WS Ritter,Anne (C) def. MacMillan,Charlotte, 5-9,1-9,9-7,9-7,9-0 9WS Berner,Clare (C) def. Roberts,Sarah, 9-6,9-0,9-4 10WS Spyrou,Isabella (C) def. Driansky,Leila, 9-3,9-0,9-1
Brown Women's Squash vs. Yale Yale 9, Brown 0 1WS Greer,Logan (Y) def. Steel,Charlotte, 9-3,9-6,10-8 2WS Toomey,Sarah (Y) def. Haynes,Letitia, 9-2,9-1,9-6 3WS Aziz,Alia (Y) def. Pyne,Laura, 8-10,9-3,9-0,9-3 4WS Nadas,Rhetta (Y) def. Scherl,Sophie, 9-5,9-0,9-4 5WS Reigeluth,Caroline (Y) def. Fadaifard,Nikoo, 9-0,9-7,9-0 6WS Van Arkel,Alexandra (Y) def. Tilney,Carolyn, 9-1,9-4,9-7 7WS Wadhwa,Tara (Y) def. Schellenberg,Kali, 9-0,9-3,9-1 8WS Kerr,Aly (Y) def. MacMillan,Charlotte, 9-5,9-0,9-3 9WS Ettinger,Katharine (Y) def. Roberts,Sarah 7-9,9-4,9-0,7-9,9-0 10WS Vinci,Kaitlin (Y) def. Driansky,Leila, 6-9,9-1,6-9,9-6,9-4