Abby Mantica '07
Junior Abby Mantica posted a 9-0, 9-0, 9-0 win on Wednesday.

Jeffs Sweep Northeastern in Season Openers

December 1, 2005

BOSTON, MA - The Amherst men's and women's squash teams, both ranked No. 11 in the latest College Squash Association poll, opened their 2005-06 slate with decisive 9-0 wins at Northeastern University on Wednesday night. Both squads swept every individual match, the closest being a 9-5, 9-3, 9-2 victory by senior Nick Haslett (Bryn Mawr, PA) over Northeastern's Tim Heneroty. Sophomore Andrew Slutsky (Providence, RI) and junior Abby Mantica (Sewickley, PA) both denied their opponents a single point in the sweep.

Both teams return to action on Tuesday, December 6, when they host their home openers against Trinity College at 6 p.m.

Wednesday, November 30, 2005 - Northeastern University - Boston, MA

Men's Results
1) Drew Blacker (A) def. Chris Birkins (9-1, 9-1, 9-0)
2) Mark Rapisarda (A) def. James Birkins (9-1, 9-0, 9-4)
3) Nick Haslett (A) def. Tim Heneroty (9-5, 9-3, 9-2)
4) Peter Hatfield (A) def. Steve Portela (9-2, 9-0, 9-0)
5) Tyler Mixter (A) def. Adam Bolduc (9-2, 9-1, 9-0)
6) Stu Landesburg (A) def. Mike Prince (9-1, 9-3, 9-0)
7) Gautam Kalani (A) def. Clayton Quarrles (9-1, 9-3, 9-3)
8) Andrew Slutsky (A) def. Darius Wilsey (9-0, 9-0, 9-0)
9) Ben Bishop (A) def. Narath Serei (9-1, 9-1, 9-0)

Women's Results
1) Caroline Shannon (A) def. Sarah Sweet (9-1, 9-0, 9-2)
2) Libby Martin (A) def. Francie Shafer (9-1, 9-0, 9-0)
3) Emily O'Brien (A) def. Sarah Hubbard (9-0, 9-0, 9-1)
4) Abby Mantica (A) def. Laura Pfister (9-0, 9-0, 9-0)
5) Lauren Coape-Arnold (A) def. Jess Thompson (9-1, 9-0, 9-2)
6) Sarah Harper (A) def. Jeneille Gooding (9-2, 9-2, 9-1)
7) Di Kirkwood (A) def. Alyssa Caddle (9-2, 9-0, 9-0)
8) Scotty Hanley (A) def. Sophie Barkan (9-2, 9-0, 9-0)
9) Heather Nowak (A) def. Lauren Govoni (9-2, 9-0, 9-2)