Women's Squash Closes Season With Victory Over St. Lawrence

Christiana Whitcomb earned the clinching point for Bowdoin against St. Lawrence
Christiana Whitcomb earned the clinching point for Bowdoin against St. Lawrence

PRINCETON, N.J. - The Bowdoin College women's squash team edged St. Lawrence, 5-4, to take 19th place in the nation Sunday in the Walker Cup Division of the Team National Tournament.

The Polar Bears avenge an early-season loss to St. Lawrence and finish their season with an overall record of 10-13.

For the third-straight day, the match hung in the balance for the Polar Bears. Bowdoin got off to a solid start, getting points from Sarah Nelson at #2 (3-1) Chloe Polikoff at #5 (3-0), Sara Wlodarczyk at #6 (3-0) and Emily Simonton at #8 (3-1).

With the result in the balance, Christiana Whitcomb stepped up and claimed the clinching point for the Polar Bears, sweeping her opponent at #7 to seal the win for Bowdoin.