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Women's squash coasts past Colby, 8-1

Laverty

Roller

Cabot

Hogeland

LEWISTON, Maine -- The No. 12 nationally ranked Bates College women's squash team defeated No. 21 Colby 8-1 in a NESCAC match Thursday night at the Bates Squash Center. It was Bates' 18th straight win over Colby, a streak dating back to 2000.

Bates (11-5, 4-2 NESCAC) won all eight of its points with 3-0 individual wins, including all of the top three positions in the lineup: first-year Cheri-Ann Parris (St. Philip, Barbados) at No. 1, senior Hannah Laverty (Cape Elizabeth, Maine) at No. 2 and senior Whitney Roller (Haverford, Pa.) at No. 3.

Colby (6-4, 2-3 NESCAC) received its lone point at the No. 4 position, where Madeline Dufour prevailed 3-1.

Bates will play a NESCAC match at Bowdoin on Saturday at 12 p.m., then return to Bates to host Northeastern University at 6 p.m. Colby next takes on Franklin & Marshall at Amherst on Friday at 6 p.m.

Bates 8, Colby 1

1. Parris, Cheri-Ann (B) def. Smith, Samantha (C) 11-7, 11-0, 11-8

2. Laverty, Hannah (B) def. Pistel, Kate (C) 11-8, 14-12, 12-10

3. Roller, Whitney (B) def. Parsons, Molly (C) 11-7, 11-2, 11-8

4. Neal, Maura (B) def. by Dufour, Madeline (C) 11-9, 13-11, 9-11, 11-9

5. Bragg, Alison (B) def. Reaves, Caroline (C) 11-6, 11-5, 11-5

6. Cabot, Stephanie (B) def. Paik, Jae (C) 11-3, 11-0, 11-7

7. Hogeland, Anna (B) def. Kravetz, Jessica (C) 11-6, 11-7, 11-8

8. Dorison, Liza (B) def. Shepard, Kaeley (C) 14-12, 11-9, 11-8

9. Maciewicz, Morgan (B) def. Crevi, Alison (C) 11-7, 11-7, 11-6

(10.) Russell, Emily (B) def. Greenberg, Lily (C) 11-8, 7-11, 9-11, 11-2, 11-5