Women's Squash Falls In Pair of Weekend Matches at Brown

Sarah Nelson is Bowdoin's first First Team All-NESCAC selection for women's squash since 2011.
Sarah Nelson is Bowdoin's first First Team All-NESCAC selection for women's squash since 2011.

PROVIDENCE, R.I. - The Bowdoin College women's squash team dropped two matches last weekend played at Brown University.

The Polar Bears (4-8), ranked 21st in the latest national poll, dropped 9-0 to Brown and 8-1 Virginia in their final match before the NESCAC Tournament this coming weekend.

Weekend Highlights

  • First-year Lindsey Bindra had the best effort for Bowdoin in the setback to 10th-ranked Brown, dropping a 3-2 decision (5-11, 11-9, 11-13, 11-6, 11-4).
  • Sarah Nelson, who fell 3-1 to Brown, bounced back to earn a 3-2 victory at the #1 position against Virginia, winning by scores of 11-7,11-6,10-12,6-11,11-9.

Up Next

  • The Polar Bears will compete at the NESCAC Championship this coming weekend at Amherst. Complete pairings will be announced by the league on Tuesday.