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Emily O'Brien '07
First-year Emily O'Brien was victorious in two out of three matches on Friday and Saturday.

12th-Ranked Jeffs Off To 2-1 Start at Amherst Invitational

January 17, 2004

AMHERST, MA - The 12th-ranked Amherst College women’s squash team jumped out to a 2-1 start at the Amherst Invitational Tournament, downing 16th-ranked Middlebury College 7-2 on Friday before falling 9-0 to the fifth-ranked University of Pennsylvania and downing 11th-ranked Colby College 8-1 on Saturday. Now 5-2 on the season, Amherst closes tournament play Sunday at 11:30 a.m. against visiting 19th-ranked Mt. Holyoke College.

Amherst College Invitational * Fri-Sat, January 16-17, 2004 * Amherst, MA

AMHERST 7 - MIDDLEBURY 2
1. Hannah Baker (Midd.) def. Liz Martin (9-1, 10-8, 9-1)
2. Holly Haerter (Midd.) def. Caroline Shannon (9-5, 9-3, 9-5)
3. Ali Gibbs (Amh.) def. Amanda Knapmann (9-3, 9-0, 9-2)
4. Emily O’Brien (Amh.) def. Beth Seeley (9-3, 9-0, 9-5)
5. Emily Stark (Amh.) def. Liz Franyo (9-4, 5-9, 9-7, 4-9, 9-7)
6. Tara Kenney (Amh.) def. Britt Cosgrove (9-4, 9-4, 9-0)
7. Abigail Mantica (Amh.) def. Caitlin Flint (9-3, 9-1, 9-0)
8. Pam Burkardt (Amh.) def. Alexandra Polemis (9-1, 9-4, 9-5)
9. Emily Zandy (Amh.) def. Kara Zarchin (9-3, 9-0, 9-1)

PENN 9 - AMHERST 0
1. Linda McNair (Penn.) def. Ashley Harmeling (10-8, 9-5, 10-8)
2. Paula Pearson (Penn.) def. Liz Martin (9-1, 9-0, 9-0)
3. Radika Ahluualia (Penn.) def. Caroline Shannon (9-0, 9-0, 9-0)
4. Rhea Bhandare (Penn.) def. Ali Gibbs (7-9, 9-2, 9-1, 9-1)
5. Annie Barrett (Penn.) def. Emily O'Brien (9-1, 9-3, 9-4)
6. Rohini Gupta (Penn.) def. Emily Stark (9-0, 9-1, 9-0)
7. Lorin Riley (Penn.) def. Tara Kenney (9-1, 9-2, 9-0)
8. Missy Cosgrave (Penn.) def. Abby Mantica (9-5, 9-1, 9-3)
9. Lily Evans (Penn.) def. Pam Burkardt (9-0, 9-1, 9-1)

AMHERST 8 - COLBY 1
1. Ashley Harmeling (Amh.) def. Nikki Patel (9-0, 9-0, 9-0)
2. Liz Martin (Amh.) def. Emilie Slack (8-10, 9-6, 10-8, 9-0)
3. Caroline Shannon (Amh.) def. Julia Benedick (9-3, 10-9, 9-2)
4. Ali Gibbs (Amh.) def. Jen Barrett (9-6, 9-2, 9-5)
5. Emily O’Brien (Amh.) def. Cate Young (9-1, 9-1, 9-3)
6. Rachel Luskin (Col.) def. Emily Stark (6-9, 9-6, 1-9, 9-3, 9-7)
7. Tara Kenney (Amh.) def. Allison Dunn (9-3, 9-4, 9-1)
8. Abby Mantica (Amh) def. Jenny Abramson (9-1, 9-2, 9-0)
9. Pam Burkardt (Amh.) def. Christian Reckman (9-4, 9-2, 9-0)