F&M Falls to Virginia in Season Opener

F&M Falls to Virginia in Season Opener

LANCASTER, Pa. – Franklin & Marshall's No. 18 women's squash team opened its 2017-18 season on Sunday in Mayser with an 8-1 loss to No. 13 Virginia.

The defeat dropped the Diplomats to 0-1 on the year while the Cavaliers improved to 2-0. 

By the Numbers 

F&M's lone win came at the top of the order with a three-game sweep from No. 1 Sherilyn Yang. Seven of the other eight matchups also resulted in 3-0 scores, with Katherine Galambos forcing four games at the No. 3 position.

The Results

1. Sherilyn Yang (FMCW) def. Tara Arya (UVA) 12-10, 11-6, 12-10
2. Emily Woodworth (UVA) def. Ellen Verry (FMCW) 11-4, 11-4, 11-3
3. Julia Thompson (UVA) def. Katherine Galambos (FMCW) 12-14, 11-5, 11-5, 11-2
4. Annie Tyson (UVA) def. Melissa Epstein (FMCW) 11-2, 11-2, 11-7
5. Sarah Doss (UVA) def. Clare Tompkins (FMCW) 11-0, 11-3, 11-5
6. Madeleine Mayhew (UVA) def. Grace Smith (FMCW) 11-3, 11-2, 11-3
7. Elle Carroll (UVA) def. Liana Zranchev (FMCW) 11-4, 11-8, 11-4
8. Sara Keene (UVA) def. Katie Anderson (FMCW) 11-5, 11-7, 11-3
9. Isabelle Ezratty (UVA) def. Julia Bevan (FMCW) 11-0, 11-0, 11-0
Exh. Molly Prockop (UVA) def. Kendyl Kratzer (FMCW) 11-0, 11-6, 11-2

Up Next 

The Diplomats travel to Philadelphia on Saturday to compete at the inaugural Pennsylvania Cup. The competition opens with an 11:00 a.m. matchup against. Penn.