Women’s Squash Runs Win Streak to Six in Victory Over St. Lawrence

Lucy Bostwick surrendered just seven total points during her three-game victory Wednesday.
Lucy Bostwick surrendered just seven total points during her three-game victory Wednesday.

The Middlebury women's squash team increased its winning streak to six-straight matches with an 8-1 home victory Wednesday over #20 St. Lawrence. The 14th-ranked Panther women return to the court Saturday at 12:00 p.m. when they host 11th-ranked Brown.

In the victory against the Saints, the Panthers (6-1) tallied three-game victories in seven of the eight matches in which they earned a win. Triumphs came from Tiffany Hau, Beatrijs Kuijpers, Zoe Carey, Alexa Comai, Caroline Jahrling and Lucy Bostwick in spots 2-7, respectively.

Middlebury's Hope Matthews recorded a three-game victory over her opponent at #9, while Audrey Ellen and St. Lawrence's Allie Brazo split the first two games at #8 before Ellen earned the eighth Panther point with convincing efforts in winning games three and four.

St. Lawrence (1-7) scored its lone point at the top of the ladder when Jill Baker defeated Middlebury's Saskia Pownall-Gray in three games.

#14 Middlebury 8, #20 St. Lawrence 1
Jan. 13, 2016 at Middlebury, Vermont
1. Jill Baker (St. Lawrence) def. Saskia Pownall-Gray 11-9, 11-6, 11-4
2. Tiffany Hau (Midd) def. Emily Terry (St. Lawrence) 11-8, 11-8, 11-7
3. Beatrijs Kuijpers (Midd) def. Zoe Kagan (St. Lawrence) 11-7, 11-3, 11-9
4. Zoe Carey (Midd) def. Lizzy Lasusa (St. Lawrence) 11-2, 11-1, 11-3
5. Alexa Comai (Midd) def. Alex Matamoros (St. Lawrence) 11-5, 11-2, 11-4
6. Caroline Jahrling (Midd) def.  Cristina de la Vega (St. Lawrence) 11-7, 11-6, 11-5
7. Lucy Bostwick (Midd) def. Losangela Batista (St. Lawrence) 11-4, 11-3, 11-0
8. Audrey Ellen (Midd) def. Allie Brazo (St. Lawrence) 11-9, 8-11, 11-3, 11-2
9. Hope Matthews (Midd) def. Corri Johnson (St. Lawrence) 11-8, 11-6, 11-9