Women's Squash Team Has 5-0 Week

The Middlebury College women's squash team had an impressive week as the Panthers went 5-0, with four wins coming at the Amherst Invitational. Middlebury lost just five games all weekend, cruising to victories. The Panthers are now ranked 14th in the latest national poll.

On day one at Amherst, Middlebury defeated Amherst 6-3 and Smith 9-0. The next day, the Panthers were 8-1 winners over Tufts and 9-0 victors over Wesleyan. Middlebury then returned home to defeat Vassar 8-1 on Sunday.

Senior Hannah Baker (New York, N.Y.) moved to 12-1 on the season as she had a 5-0 week to pace the team in the number one singles slot. Also going 5-0 on the week were seniors Katherine Hawkins (Memphis, Tenn.) and Kara Zarchin (Oakton, Va.), junior Ellie Buechner (Newport, R.I.) and first-year player Brooke Beatt (W. Hartford, Conn.).

Earning 4-1 marks were sophomore Caroline Woodworth (Princeton, N.J.), senior Sarah Hatfield (Barrington, R.I.) and first-year player Elisabeth McMorris (New York, N.Y.). Sporting a 3-2 record was sophomore Avery Tilney (Philadelphia, Pa.).

January 26, 2007

Middlebury 6, Amherst 3
1. Hannah Baker (M) defeats Caroline Shannon, 9-4, 9-2, 9-2
2. Emily O'Brien defeats Sally Hatfield (M), 9-2, 9-5, 7-9, 1-9, 5-9
3. Libby Martin defeats Avery Tilney (M), 9-3, 5-9, 10-9, 7-9, 4-9
4. Abby Mantica defeats Elisabeth McMorris (M), 9-6, 6-9, 3-9, 2-9
5. Caroline Woodworth (M) defeats Sarah Harper, 9-2, 9-4, 10-8
6. Katie Hawkins (M) defeats Di Kirkwood, 0-9, 9-4, 9-6, 10-8, 9-0
7. Kara Zarchin (M) defeats Melissa Moulton, 5-9, 4-9, 9-6, 10-8, 9-0
8. Ellie Buechner (M) defeats Heather Nowak, 9-4, 9-5, 9-3
9. Brooke Beatt (M) defeats Emery Sweeney, 9-2, 9-3, 9-1

January 26, 2007

Middlebury 9, Smith 0
1. Hannah Baker (M) defeats Beatrice Bircher, 9-0, 9-0, 9-0
2. Sally Hatfield (M) defeats Kate Whitesell, 9-6, 9-7, 1-9, 10-8
3. Avery Tilney (M) defeats Talia Williams, 9-0, 5-9, 9-6, 9-4
4. Elisabeth McMorris (M) defeats Jessica MacLeod, 9-0, 9-0, 9-0
5. Caroline Woodworth (M) defeats Mary Opler, 9-0, 9-0, 9-1
6. Katie Hawkins (M) defeats Sara Smyth, 9-1, 9-0, 9-2
7. Kara Zarchin (M) defeats Alice Reznicokva, 9-0, 9-0, 9-0
8. Ellie Buechner (M) defeats Katrina Duggan, 9-1, 9-1, 9-0
9. Brooke Beatt (M) defeats Mercedes Pepper, 9-0, 9-0, 9-1

January 27, 2007

Middlebury 8, Tufts 1
1. Hannah Baker (M) defeats Julia Avrutin, 9-0, 9-1, 9-1
2. Sally Hatfield (M) defeats Victoria Barba, 9-6, 9-0, 9-6
3. Stefanie Marx defeats Avery Tilney (M), 9-2, 5-9, 9-5, 9-10, 6-9
4. Elisabeth McManus (M) defeats Liz Thys, 9-1, 9-0, 9-1
5. Caroline Woodworth (M) defeats Jessica Herman, 9-2, 9-1, 9-5
6. Katie Hawkins (M) defeats Micela Leis, 9-1, 9-2, 9-4
7. Kara Zarchin (M) defeats Simone Grant, 9-0, 9-3, 9-4
8. Ellie Buechner (M) defeats Morgan Glazebrook, 9-1, 9-0, 9-1
9. Brooke Beatt (M) - forfeit

January 27, 2007

Middlebury 9, Wesleyan 0
1. Hannah Baker (M) defeats Casey Simchik, 9-0, 9-1, 9-3
2. Sally Hatfield (M) defeats Gwynne Hunter, 9-2, 9-0, 9-0
3. Avery Tilney (M) defeats Liz Demarkos, 9-1, 9-6, 9-3
4. Elisabeth McManus (M) defeats Andrea Giuliano, 9-0, 9-2,
9-0
5. Caroline Woodworth (M) defeats Marguerite Weisman, 9-2, 9-0, 9-0
6. Katie Hawkins (M) defeats Nicole Gray, 9-2, 9-1, 9-4
7. Kara Zarchin (M) defeats Katie Kalafus, 9-1, 9-1, 9-2
8. Ellie Buechner (M) defeats Elizabeth Larner, 9-1, 9-0, 9-0
9. Brooke Beatt (M) defeats Caroline Janin, 9-4, 9-0, 9-2

January 28, 2007

Middlebury 8, Vassar 1
1. Hannah Baker (M) defeats Emily Kraft, 9-4, 9-0, 9-2
2. Sally Hatfield (M) defeats Nadia Jihad, 9-1, 9-6, 9-1
3. Avery Tilney (M) defeats Elaneor Weiss, 9-5, 9-6, 4-9, 9-2
4. Elisabeth McMorris (M) defeats Amalia Sax-Bolder, 9-0, 5-9, 9-3, 10-8
5. Judy Jarvis defeats Caroline Woodworth (M), 9-1, 2-9, 9-5, 9-6
6. Katie Hawkins (M) defeats Blair Komar, 9-3, 3-9, 9-2, 9-5
7. Kara Zarchin (M) defeats Anna Licht, 10-8, 3-9, 9-4, 9-4
8. Ellie Buechner (M) defeats Hope Blinkoff, 9-2, 6-9, 9-0, 9-0
9. Brooke Beatt (M) defeats Kim Goldstein, 9-1, 9-0, 9-7