Women’s Squash Competes in CSAs

By EMILY BIAN

March 7, 2019

The women’s squash season came to an end with a resilient finish two weekends ago at the CSA Team Championships. This past weekend, a few Panthers were selected to compete in the CSA Individual Championships in Providence, Rhode Island. Co-captains, Beatrijs Kuijpers ’19, Alexa Comai ’19 and a...

Women’s Squash Defeated at CSA Championships

By EMILY BIAN

February 28, 2019

Following a third-place finish at NESCACs earlier this month, the 15th-ranked Middlebury women’s squash team headed to the CSA Team Championships this past weekend in hopes to win the Kurtz Cup. The three-day national team championships were hosted by Trinity in the Kellner Squash Center.  Middlebury entered their bracket as a huge underdog a...

Women’s Squash Captures Third Place in NESCAC

By EMILY BIAN

February 21, 2019

Following a third-place finish at NESCACs earlier this month, the women’s squash team finally had a weekend off after a long and well-fought three-day tournament hosted by Trinity. The Panthers, entering the tournament as the third seed, clinched out a 5-4 win over Bates in the first round. In the...

Women’s Squash: Ups & Downs

Women’s Squash: Ups & Downs

By EMILY BIAN

January 24, 2019

Halfway through a jam-packed Winter Term, the women’s squash team is pushing through its season with full force. The Panthers had their last home game of the month this past Thursday against Hamilton, where they swept the team with a 9-0 score, picking up their sixth consecutive win. The 15th-ranke...

Women’s Squash Stomps NESCAC Foes

Women’s Squash Stomps NESCAC Foes

By EMILY BIAN

January 17, 2019

After returning from nearly a month long break, the women’s squash team is back in full swinging with five wins under their belt. First up in their busy schedule, the 15th-ranked Panthers battled 13th-ranked Williams at home, winning 6-3. The team went on to defeat Amherst (7-2), Bowdoin (8-0), Co...

Women’s Squash: Full of Fresh Faces and Even Fresher Wins

Women’s Squash: Full of Fresh Faces and Even Fresher Wins

By EMILY BIAN

December 6, 2018

The 15th-ranked women’s squash team came out swinging this past weekend, when they began their 2018-2019 season with a home opener on Saturday against Tufts. The Panthers swept with a 9-0 victory, and team captains Bea Kuijpers ’19 and Alexa Comai ’19 led the way.  The Panthers blanked Tufts and continued...

Women’s Squash: Ready to Rally

By EMILY BIAN

November 29, 2018

The women’s squash team is ready to begin a new chapter, with four new faces and three returning seniors. With this comes their usual high expectations. As the team is able to play Division I competition, the upcoming season comes with challenges from quality opposition.  The team appears primed to have a successful s...

Women’s Squash Maintains Strong Position

By Emily Bian

January 24, 2018

This past weekend was a busy one for the 15th-ranked Middlebury women’s squash team as they defeated Franklin and Marshall on Saturday with a score of 6–3, but got swept 9–0 against Cornell on Sunday. Starting off the weekend strong against the 18th-ranked Franklin and Marshall, the Panthers grabb...

Women’s Squash Routs Maine Schools in Round-Tripper

By EMILY BIAN

January 17, 2018

The women’s squash team has been on top of its game since the turn of the calendar year to 2018. With a busy J-term, their rigorous practice schedule seems to be paying off. With a recent weekend sweep, the Panthers now hold a 1–0 conference record and 6–2 mark overall. They were 15th in the C...

Women’s Squash Returns Strong Core, Adds New Faces

Women’s Squash Returns Strong Core, Adds New Faces

By EMILY BIAN

December 6, 2017

The women’s squash team is off to a strong start a pair of sweeps on Saturday, Dec. 2 against Hamilton and St. Lawrence at Hamilton in Clinton, New York. The Panthers dominated with two 9-0 victories, in which a single game was never dropped. “The opening matches were great!” said team captain...

Hau, Pownall-Gray Compete for Women’s Squash

By Sebastian Sanchez

March 10, 2016

Last weekend, March 4-6, Saskia Pownall-Gray ’16 and Tiffany Hau ’16 competed at the College Squash Association individual championships at Chelsea Piers in Stamford, Connecticut. Pownall-Gray and Hau entered the tournament ranked 51st and 60th. Powell-Gray faced 46th-ranked Hedvika Suchanova...

Women’s Squash Finishes Season With Victory Over Virginia

By Sebastian Sanchez

March 2, 2016

The road to the CSA Team Nationals, held this year at Yale’s Brady Squash Center, is far from easy. Composure, desire and mental toughness are key components to reach the tournament. The Middlebury Panthers conquered these elements throughout the season and it paid off. The 15th ranked Midd...

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