Women's Squash Bounces Colby to Win CBB Title

Women's Squash Bounces Colby to Win CBB Title

BRUNSWICK, Maine - The Bowdoin College women's squash team bounced rival Colby, 7-2, on Wednesday evening. The Polar Bears claim the Colby-Bates-Bowdoin Championship and improve to 9-9 overall this season.

Bowdoin dominated the top of the ladder, winning the top six positions. Elena Laird took a 3-1 victory at the top spot and swept the next five positions 3-0 courtesy of Lauren Gesswein, Kate Gormley, Alex Franchesci, Biz Gillespie and Elizabeth Warner. Katie Cushing also earned a point at the number eight spot for the Polar Bears.

The squad returns to action with a huge weekend of home matches, beginning Friday evening against the University of Toronto. The Polar Bears will play three times on Saturday, against Tufts, George Washington and Toronto. The weekend will close out on Sunday against Northeastern.