Jeffs Cruise Past Conn. College, 9-0

Jeffs Cruise Past Conn. College, 9-0

AMHERST, Mass. - The 18th-ranked Amherst College women's squash team cruised to a 9-0 sweep of No. 27 Conn. College in day one action of the Pioneer Valley Invitational hosted by the Jeffs at the Davenport Courts on Friday afternoon.

With the win, Amherst improves to 4-1 on the season, while Conn. College moves to 2-4 overall. The Purple & White returns to Pioneer Valley Invitational action on Saturday, January 17 when it hosts Hamilton College at 12:30 p.m. and Colby College at 3 p.m.

Amherst posted eight straight-set victories on the afternoon as Kim Krayacich '18, Arielle Lehman '15, Haley McAtee '18, Tiana Palmer-Poroner '17, Ericka Robertson '16, Taryn Clary '16, Meyha Sud '16, Corri Johnson '16, and Mae Cromwell '18 earned 3-0 sweeps of their opponents. Khushy Aggarwal '16 was taken to four sets by Conn. College's Alli Fuller (11-2, 11-2, 8-11, 11-5) on No. 7 court.

NO. 18 AMHERST 9, NO. 27 CONN. COLLEGE 0
1.) Krayacich (A) def. Arthur (C), 3-0 (11-3, 11-6, 11-9)
2.) Lehman (A) def. Ballo (C), 3-0 (11-8, 11-5, 12-10)
3.) McAtee (A) def. Puchilin (C), 3-0 (11-6, 11-7, 12-10)
4.) Palmer-Poroner (A) def. Sieverding (C), 3-0 (11-7, 11-7, 11-2)
5.) Robertson (A) def. Nalle (C), 3-0 (11-3, 11-6, 11-3)
6.) Clary (A) def. Holly (C), 3-0 (11-4, 11-3, 11-8)

7.) Aggarwal (A) def. Fuller (C), 3-1 (11-2, 11-2, 8-11, 11-5)
8.) Sud (A) def. Jacobs (C), 3-0 (11-1, 11-1, 11-3)
9.) Johnson (A) def. Allen (C), 3-0 (11-5, 11-1, 11-3)
10.) Cromwell (A) def. Varoli (C), 3-0 (11-5, 11-2, 11-0)