Bears Place 7th At Howe Cup Women's Squash Nationals

Feb. 22, 2005

Princeton, NJ - The Brown women's squash team earned a 6-3 victory over Williams Sunday afternoon to place seventh in the nation at the 2005 Howe Cup Women's Squash National Championship, held on the Princeton campus.

In the match for seventh place against Williams, the Bears received wins from senior Lillian Rosenthal at number one, sophomore Erin Andrews at number two, sophomore Zarah Rahman at number four, senior Phoebe Anderson at number six, senior Julie Flygare at number seven, and sophomore Katie Lew at number eight.

Brown opened the championship with a 9-0 loss to Harvard, and turned in a strong performance against Penn, falling to the Quakers by a 5-4 margin. Rosenthal was victorious in a five-game marathon, winning 9-1, 7-9, 8-10, 9-4, 9-4 over Penn. Anderson was a four-game winner against the Quakers, while Lew, and sophomore Nathalie Pierrepont won in three games.

Match Score: Brown def Williams 6-3

Pos. Brown Williams Winner Scores

1 L Rosenthal Clare Whipple Brown 9-

4 9-4 9-1

2 E Andrews Ashley Eyre Brown 9-1 9-5 3-9 5-9 9-4

3 M Cerullo Kate Whipple Williams 9-4 9-4 9-3

4 Z Rahman Stephanie Barnett Brown 9-4 9-2 9-1

5 M Fadaifard Andrea Berberian Williams 9-1 9-3 9-2

6 P Anderson Catie Werner Brown 10-9 10-8 6-9 9-7

7 J Flygare Jo Leathers Brown 3-9 9-7 4-9 9-2 9-2

8 K Lew Lizzie Reifenhiser Brown 9-4 10-8 9-2

9 N Pierrepont Katie Shattack Williams 9-7 9-4 9-7

10 J Neff Holly Houghton Brown 3-1

Match Score: Penn def Brown 5-4

Pos. Penn Brown Winner Scores

1 P Pearson L Rosenthal Brown 9-1 7-9 8-10 9-4 9-6

2 R Ahluwalia E Andrews Penn 9-6 9-6 4-9 9-4

3 C Russell M Cerullo Penn 9-3 9-2 7-9 9-4

4 L Drury Z Rahman Penn 9-5 9-6 9-4

5 R Gupta M Fadaifard Penn 9-5 9-6 9-4

6 A Barrett P Anderson Brown 8-10 9-2 9-4 9-0

7 C Wynna J Flygare Penn 9-2 9-6 9-5

8 E Kern K Lew Brown 9-3 9-6 9-6

9 C O'Neil N Pierrepont Brown 9-6 9-5 9-3

10 M Olson J Neff Brown 9-4 9-3 9-4

Match Score: Harvard def Brown 9-0

Pos. Harvard Brown Winner Scores

1 K Grigg L Rosenthal Harvard 9-4 9-2 9-4

2 L Wilkins M Cerullo Harvard 9-5 9-6 9-6

3 J Blumberg Z Rahman Harvard 10-8 9-0 9-2

4 A Duboc M Fadaifard Harvard 9-4 9-1 9-3

5 S Balsekar P Anderson Harvard 9-5 9-1 9-1

6 L Williams J Flygare Harvard 9-4 9-6 5-9 9-4

7 A Fast K Lew Harvard 9-4 10-8 9-0

8 H Thorndike N Pierrepont Harvard 9-3 9-0 9-2

9 S Hendricks J Neff Harvard 9-1 5-9 9-3 9-3