Women's Squash Downs Hamilton in First Round of NESCAC Tourney

Alexa Horwitz helped lead Bowdoin with a 3-0 win on Friday against Hamilton
Alexa Horwitz helped lead Bowdoin with a 3-0 win on Friday against Hamilton

AMHERST, Mass. - The Bowdoin College women's squash team coasted to an 8-1 win over Hamilton in the first round of the NESCAC Tournament on Friday evening at Amherst College.

The Polar Bears (5-8) advance to the quarterfinals for the eighth consecutive season with the win.

Match Highlights

  • Bowdoin got contributions throughout the lineup and earned 3-0 sweeps at the top seven positions in the victory.
  • Sarah Nelson, Lindsey Bindra and Alexa Horwitz took shutouts at the top three spots.
  • Tully Ross, Chloe Polikoff, Lauren Howells and Zoe Wood accounted for wins at spots 4-7 for the Polar Bears, all by 3-0 scores.
  • Natasha Belsky rounded out the victory for Bowdoin with a 3-2 (13-11, 12-10, 5-11, 8-11, 13-11) triumph at the nine spot

Up Next

  • Bowdoin advances to play Williams on Saturday morning at 9:30 a.m.