The Hamilton College Continentals put together an impressive performance for their Senior Day on Saturday afternoon, defeating Vassar College 8-1 at Hamilton's Little Squash Center.
The Continentals improved their record to 9-9 and are currently 21st in the College Squash Association (CSA) team rankings while Vassar is 29th.
Charlotte Zonis '19 defeated her opponent in three games at the second position by scores of 11-3, 11-7 and 11-8. Megan Grip '19 claimed the win in similar fashion at the third position with scores of 11-9, 11-7 and 11-4.
Grace Munschauer '18 dominated her counterpart in three games at the fourth position, as did Caitlin Stern '21 at the fifth position. Katherine Bauer '18 took down her opponent at the sixth position, conceding only five points in three games.
Liesl Guenther '21 was victorious in three games at the seventh position. Marina Hartnick '18 swept her opponent in three games at the eighth position and her record improved to 10-6. Danielle Reisley '18 picked up her team-leading 12th victory as she defeated her opponent in three games at the ninth position.
The Continentals celebrated Rafiatou Ouro-Aguy '18, Munschauer, Bauer, Hartnick, Reisley, Natalie Burkardt '18 and Molly Pivirotto '18, and their contributions to the team since their first season in 2014-2015.
Next up for the Continentals is the CSA National Team Championships, which will take place from Friday, Feb. 16 through Sunday, Feb. 18 at Harvard University in Cambridge, Mass.
-- Release by Julia Booth '19
No. 21 Hamilton 8, No. 29 Vassar 1
Feb. 10, 2018
Hamilton's Little Squash Center
1. Hannah Nice (V) d. Rafiatou Ouro-Aguy 11-4, 13-11, 11-9.
2. Charlotte Zonis (H) d. Sydney Nemphos 11-3, 11-7, 11-8.
3. Megan Grip (H) d. Jiamin Wu 11-9, 11-7, 11-4.
4. Grace Munschauer (H) d. Alessandra Pilkington 11-5, 11-4, 11-2.
5. Caitlin Stern (H) d. Cherylann Mucciolo 11-6, 11-3, 11-3.
6. Katherine Bauer (H) d. Samantha Henderson 11-3, 11-2, 11-0.
7. Liesl Guenther (H) d. Emma Glickman 11-8, 11-4, 11-4.
8. Marina Hartnick (H) d. Kelly Rissman 11-8, 11-7, 11-5.
9. Danielle Reisley (H) d. Julia Pollak 11-3, 11-7, 11-5.
Exh. Lindsay Jadow (H) d. Amanda Watson 11-3, 11-3, 11-6.