No. 12 Women's Squash Rolls Past No. 19 Amherst, 7-2
Colonials Face Tough Test on Saturday at No. 3 Trinity, No. 20 Colby
Dec. 1, 2012
AMHERST, Mass. - The No. 12-ranked George Washington women's squash team continued its New England road trip with a 7-2 win at No. 19 Amherst on Saturday afternoon.
GW (4-1) will conclude its northeast swing by heading back to Hartford, Conn., for Sunday matches with No. 21 Colby (11 a.m.) and No. 3 Trinity (1 p.m.).
The Colonials took four of their seven wins in straight sets with freshman Anna Gabriela Porras and juniors Jackie Shea and Kelly Barnes leading the way in the top three positions on the ladder.
Also earning sweeps were freshman Emely Levyn and juniors Elizabeth Tapley and Maya Nair.
Freshman Alexa Tzarnas displayed composure at No. 5, rebounding from a first-set loss to win 5-11, 11-9, 12-10, 11-6 over Ericka Robertson.
Following Sunday's doubleheader, the Colonials will host No. 4 Princeton on December 8 at the Matthew J. Grossman Squash Courts at Lerner Health & Wellness Center.
Anna Gabriela Porras (GW) def. Chandler Lusardi (AC) 11-7, 11-6, 11-2
Jackie Shea (GW) def. Arielle Lehman (AC) 11-2, 11-5, 11-9
Kelly Barnes (GW) def. Anne Piper (AC) 11-3, 6-11, 11-9, 11-6
Emely Levyn (GW) def. Meyha Sud (AC) 11-9, 11-8, 11-6
Alexa Tzarnas (GW) def. Ericka Robertson (AC) 5-11, 11-9, 12-10, 11-6
Elizabeth Tapley (GW) def. Khushy Aggarwal (AC) 11-7, 11-6, 11-5
Maya Nair (GW) def. Sarah Nvirjesy (AC) 12-10, 11-7, 11-4
Corri Johnson (AC) def. Sarah Allen (GW) 11-9, 11-8, 4-11, 11-9
Taryn Clary (AC) def. Adriana Calderon (GW) 11-4, 11-7, 11-9