Jeffs 11th at Howe Cup

NEW HAVEN, CT - The 11th-ranked Amherst women's squash team placed 11th out of 28 teams in the three-day Hope Cup held Friday through Sunday at Yale University. Jeff senior Lindsey Snyder (Narberth, PA) and first-year Mara Alcaly (New York, NY) each posted convincing victories in all three of their matches. On Friday, the Jeffs downed Wellesley College, 8-1, and returned Saturday falling to the University of Pennsylvania, 7-2, before rebounding on Sunday to defeat St. Lawrence University, 6-3. 

Amherst senior Cara Coscarelli (West Hartford, CT), junior Susanna Burke (St. Louis, MO) and sophomore Emily Stark (Roanoke, VA) each won two of three matches to help the Jeffs improve to 13-8 on the season. 

Hope Cup Final Standings 

1) Trinity College (Howe Cup Champion) 
2) Harvard University 
3) Yale University 
4) Princeton University 
5) Dartmouth University 
6) Williams College 
7) Brown University 
8) Cornell University 
9) University of Pennsylvania (B Division Winner) 
10) Bates College 
11) Amherst College 
12) St. Lawrence University 
13) Colby College 
14) Middlebury College 
15) Wellesley College 
16) Bowdoin College 
17) Vassar College (C Division Winner) 
18) Connecticut College 
19) Tufts University 
20) William & Smith 
21) Haverford College 
22) Smith College 
23) Franklin & Marshall 
24) Hamilton College 
25) Wesleyan University (D Division Winner) 
26) Mt. Holyoke College 
27) Colgate University 
28) Stanford University 

Friday, February 15, 2002 Howe Cup @ Yale University (New Haven, CT) 
Amherst College 8 - Wellesley College 1 

1) Susanna Burke (Amherst) def. Huang (3-0) 
2) Roopali Agarwal (Amherst) def. Tillsley (3-0) 
3) Alexandra Gibbs (Amherst) def. Connor (3-0) 
4) Tara Kenney (Amherst) def. Goodrich (3-1) 
5) Rossolimo (Wellesley) def. Mary Frances Ford (3-1) 
6) Emily Stark (Amherst) def. Lee (3-2) 
7) Lindsey Snyder (Amherst) def. Whang (3-0) 
8) Cara Coscarelli (Amherst) def. Habermann (3-0) 
9) Mara Alcaly (Amherst) def. Crawford (3-0) 

EXHIBITION................................................. 
10) Mara Alcaly (Amherst) def. Denniston (3-0) 

Saturday, February 16, 2002 Howe Cup @ Yale University (New Haven, CT) 
University of Pennsylvania 7 - Amherst College 2 

1) Reta (Penn) def. Susanna Burke (3-0) 
2) Wegner (Penn) def. Roopali Agarwal (3-0) 
3) McNair (Penn) def. Alexandra Gibbs (3-0) 
4) Gupta (Penn) def. Tara Kenney (3-0) 
5) Riley (Penn) def. Mary Frances Ford (3-0) 
6) Fetter (Penn) def. Emily Stark (3-0) 
7) Lindsey Snyder (Amherst) def. Black (3-0) 
8) O'Neal (Penn) def. Cara Coscarelli (3-2) 
9) Mara Alcaly (Amherst) def. O'Connor (3-2) 

Sunday, February 17, 2002 Howe Cup @ Yale University (New Haven, CT) 
Amherst College 6 - St. Lawrence University 3 

1) Susanna Burke (Amherst) def. Kreiner (3-2) 
2) Kimble (St. Lawrence) def. Agarwal (3-0) 
3) Tuten (St. Lawrence) def. Alexandra Gibbs (3-1) 
4) Anderson (St. Lawrence) def. Tara Kenney (3-0) 
5) Mary Frances Ford (Amherst) def. Pierrpont (3-1) 
6) Emily Stark (Amherst) def. Hall (3-2) 
7) Lindsey Snyder (Amherst) def. Glawisching (3-0) 
8) Cara Coscarelli (Amherst) def. Davie (3-0) 
9) Mara Alcaly (Amherst) def. Gallagher (3-0)