Women’s Squash Blanks Colby

Women’s Squash Blanks Colby

AMHERST, Mass. – Franklin & Marshall's No. 13 women's squash team shutout No. 25 Colby by a 9-0 tally on Sunday, drawing a close to the Amherst Round Robin. 

The Diplomats went 2-1 on the weekend to improve their record to 5-10 for the season while the Mules fell to 6-10.

By the Numbers 

Each of the No. 1-4 spots in F&M's order swept their opponents in three games as F&M picked up 3-0 decisions in eight of the nine matchups. Katherine Galambos was involved in a marathon match at No. 5, overcoming an 11-7 opening-game loss to eventually pull off a 3-2 victory. 

All-time against Colby, the Diplomats hold the 15-6 edge, with F&M winning four straight since the 2009-10 season. 

The Results 

1. Fiona Murphy (FMCW) def. Madiha Molani (COLBW) 11-4, 11-5, 11-2

2. Sherilyn Yang (FMCW) def. Olivia Silverman (COLBW) 11-3, 11-1, 11-2

3. Lauren Johnston (FMCW) def. Julianna Song (COLBW) 11-8, 11-7, 11-4

4. Ellen Verry (FMCW) def. Cricket di Galoma (COLBW) 11-3, 11-1, 11-2

5. Katherine Galambos (FMCW) def. Caroline Pelham (COLBW) 7-11, 11-6, 11-2, 8-11, 11-6

6. Kate O'Brien (FMCW) def. Lily Wain (COLBW) 11-2, 12-10, 11-8

7. Clare Tompkins (FMCW) def. Elise O'Brien (COLBW) 11-8, 11-6, 11-5

8. Melissa Epstein (FMCW) def. Anna Gildea (COLBW) 11-0, 11-3, 11-2

9. Liana Zranchev (FMCW) def. Sabrina Rabins (COLBW) 11-1, 11-4, 11-5 

Up Next 

The Diplomats travel to Cornell on Friday for a 6:00 p.m. contest.