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10th-Ranked Jeffs Trample No. 14 Tufts in Season Opener

December 10, 2004

AMHERST, MA - The 10th-ranked Amherst College women’s squash team opened its season with a convincing 8-1 win over visiting 14th-ranked Tufts University on Friday. Senior co-captains Ashley Harmeling (N. Reading, MA) and Ali Gibbs (Greenwich, CT) set the tone with a pair of convincing 3-0 wins. Junior Lauren Coape-Arnold (Scarsdale, NY), sophomores Caroline Shannon (Hanover, NH) and Emily Zandy (Hamden, CT) and first-year Libby Martin (St. Louis, MO) also posted impressive match wins for the Jeffs.

Tufts fell to 5-4 with the loss.

The Jeffs return to action on Friday, January 14, hosting the Amherst Invitational.

Friday, December 10, 2004 * Amherst College * Amherst, MA

AMHERST 8 - TUFTS 1
1) Ashley Harmeling (A) def. Rebecca Rice (9-0, 9-0, 9-0)
2) Ali Gibbs (A) def. Erica Adler (9-4, 9-0, 9-2)
3) Caroline Shannon (A) def. Nicole Arens (9-5, 9-0, 9-1)
4) Libby Martin (A) def. Eliza Drachman-Jones (9-0, 9-1, 9-0)
5) Liz Thys (T) def. Abby Mantica (7-9, 9-6, 9-3, 7-9, 10-8)
6) Emily Zandy (A) def. Rhonda Barker (9-2, 9-0, 9-1)
7) Lauren Coape-Arnold (A) def. Jenny Lange (9-2, 9-2, 9-1)
8) Di Kirkwood (A) by default
9) Erin Murphy (A) by default