2013-14 Harvard Women's Squash News
March 2, 2014
National Champion! Sobhy Wins Third Straight Ramsay Cup
Amanda Sobhy made history winning her third straight individual national championship with a, 3-0, win over Trinity’s Kanzy El Defrawy in the Ramsay Cup finals.
March 1, 2014
Sobhy Looks To Capture Third Straight National Championship
Two-time national defending champion Amanda Sobhy advances to the title match of the Howe Cup for the third time in as many tries. The junior will look to capture her third individual national championship title.
February 28, 2014
Sobhy, Mendez, Farag Stay Alive at CSA Individual Championships
At the end of day one, three Crimson student-athletes remain alive at the CSA Individual Championships. On the men's side, Ali Farag advanced on in the Pool Trophy, while Amanda Sobhy and Haley Mendez moved on and will face each other in the quarterfinals of the Ramsey Cup.
February 27, 2014
Men's and Women's Squash Set to Compete at CSA Individual National Championships
Members of the Harvard men and women's squash teams will head to Philadelphia, Pa., to compete in the College Squash Association Individual National Championships this weekend. Drexel's Kline & Specter Squash Center will serve as the primary site for the championships with Penn's Ringe Courts hosting additional matches for the three-day event that pits the best men's and women's players against each other.
February 23, 2014
Women's Squash Falls Just Short of Howe Cup in 5-4 Loss to Trinity
The top-ranked Harvard women’s squash team fell short of its third consecutive national title, dropping a hard-fought 5-4 decision to Trinity in the 2014 Howe Cup finals on Sunday. The Crimson opened up with a 2-1 lead after the first flight, but the Bantams won four of the next six matches to secure the win and deny the Crimson its 15th national championship.
February 22, 2014
No. 1 Women's Squash Downs No. 4 Yale, 6-3; Advances to Howe Cup Finals
The No. 1 women’s squash team powered its way into the finals of the Howe Cup for the eighth consecutive year. The Crimson downed No. 4 Yale, 6-3 and will play for the program’s 15th national title.
February 21, 2014
No. 1 Women’s Squash Blanks No. 8 Dartmouth to Advance to Howe Cup Semifinals
The top-ranked Harvard women's squash team opened up its title defense at the College Squash Association Howe Cup by shutting out No. 8 Dartmouth, 9-0, Friday afternoon at the Jadwin Gymnasium Squash Center on Princeton’s campus.
February 19, 2014
Top-Ranked Women's Squash Set to Defend National Title
The top-ranked women’s squash team will head to Princeton, N.J., to defend its national title at the 2014 College Squash Association Women’s Championships at the Jadwin Squash Courts at Princeton University Feb. 21-23. Harvard will open the three-day event with No. 8 Dartmouth Friday, Feb. 21 at 12:15.
February 9, 2014
Highlights: Men and Women's Squash Win Ivy League Titles
February 9, 2014
Top-Ranked Women's Squash Claims Ivy Title Outright with 9-0 Win Over Brown
The top-ranked women’s squash team clinched its 19th Ivy league title and third in the past five seasons as the Crimson downed No. X Brown, 9-0 on Sunday afternoon inside the Murr Center.
February 7, 2014
No. 1 Women's Squash Clinches Share of Ivy Title, Topples No. 4 Yale, 7-2
The top-ranked women’s squash team bested No. 4 Yale, 7-2, Friday night at Brady Squash Center in New Haven, Conn. With the win, Harvard clinches at least a share of the Ivy League title, the first for the program since 2011-12.
February 6, 2014
No. 1 Women's Squash Faces No. 3 Yale, No. 10 Brown With Ivy Title Up For Grabs
The top-ranked women’s squash team will step back into Ivy League action Friday, Feb. 7 with a trip to New Haven, Conn., to take on conference rival No. 5 Yale before welcoming No. 10 Brown to the Murr Center on Sunday, Feb. 9.
February 4, 2014
No. 1 Women’s Squash Narrowly Edges No. 2 Trinity College, 5-4
The top-ranked women’s squash team outlasted No. 2 Trinity College to earn a, 5-4, decision Tuesday night. Harvard improves to 10-0 while Trinity suffered its first set back of the 2013-14 season to own an 11-1 mark.
February 3, 2014
Top-Ranked Women's Squash Heads to No. 2 Trinity
The top-ranked women’s squash will put their winning ways to the test on as the Crimson travel to take on No. 2 Trinity College on Tuesday, Feb. 4.
February 2, 2014
Top-Ranked Women's Squash Downs Columbia, 9-0
The top-ranked women’s squash team swept its sixth match of the season when the Crimson breezed past No. 9 Columbia, 9-0, on Sunday.
February 1, 2014
No. 1 Women’s Squash Breeze Past No. 6 Cornell to Remain Undefeated
The top-ranked Harvard women’s squash defeated No. 6 Cornell, 8-1, on Saturday to remain unbeaten in Ivy League action. The Crimson improve to 8-0 overall and 4-0 in Ivy League play.
January 26, 2014
No. 1 Women's Squash Tops St. Lawrence, 9-0
The top-ranked Harvard women's squash team cruised past St. Lawrence, 9-0, to remain undefeated in the season.
January 22, 2014
No. 1 Women's Squash Welcomes St. Lawrence For Nonconference Match Up
The top ranked Harvard women’s squash team returns to action this weekend with a nonconference match. The Crimson will host No. 4 St. Lawrence on Saturday, Jan. 25 at 5 p.m., inside the Murr Center.
January 21, 2014
Farag, Sobhy Excel at the Tournament of Champions
Ali Farag and Amanda Sobhy had a strong showing in the 17th edition of the J.P. Morgan Tournament of Champions in New York City as both Crimson student-athletes advanced to the main draw of the event and had the chance to play on the glass court at Grand Central Terminal.
January 16, 2014
Farag, Sobhy Compete at Tournament of Champions
Ali Farag and Amanda Sobhy of the Harvard squash teams will compete in the qualifying draw of the 17th edition of the J.P. Morgan Tournament of Champions at the Yale Club in New York City Jan. 16-19.
January 12, 2014
No. 1 Women's Squash Downs No. 3 Penn, 6-3
The top ranked Harvard women’s squash team remained undefeated with a 6-3 win over Ivy League foe No. 3 Penn, Sunday afternoon at the Murr Center Squash Courts.
January 11, 2014
Top-Ranked Women's Squash Posts 6-3 Win over No. 4 Princeton
The top ranked Harvard women’s squash team dominated the top half of the ladder and knocked off No. 4 Princeton, 6-3, Saturday afternoon at the Murr Center Squash Courts. Harvard improves to 5-0, 2-0 in the Ivy League, while Princeton suffered its first setback of the 2013-14 season.
January 10, 2014
No. 1 Women's Squash Hosts Princeton, Penn This Weekend
The No. 1 Harvard women's squash team jumps back into Ivy League play with weekend matches against No. 4 Princeton, Jan. 11 at noon and No. 5 Penn, Jan. 12 at noon at the Murr Center.
January 7, 2014
Top Ranked Women's Squash Blanks No. 15 Williams, 9-0
The top-ranked Harvard women’s squash team posted its fourth shutout in as many matches by blanking Williams, 9-0 Tuesday night.
December 16, 2013
No. 1 Women’s Squash Kicks off 2014 With Midweek Match Up
The No. 1 ranked Harvard women's squash team returns to action in the New Year with a trip to No. 15 Williams Tuesday afternoon at 4:30 p.m.
December 9, 2013
Season Preview: 2013-14 Women's Squash
Team captains Haley Mendez and Natasha Anzik previews the 2013-14 women's squash season.
December 6, 2013
No. 1 Women's Squash Plays Host to Drexel, Boston College
The top ranked women’s squash team will welcome No. 14 Drexel and No. 28 Boston College to the Murr Center on Saturday Dec. 6
December 6, 2013
No. 1 Women's Squash Powers Past Drexel and Boston College
The No. 1 women’s squash team notched a pair of victories over Drexel and Boston College to improve to 3-0 on the season.
December 3, 2013
No. 1 Women's Squash Powers Past No. 8 Dartmouth
The top-ranked Harvard women's squash team defeated No. 8 Dartmouth, 9-0, to earn its 38th consecutive season opening victory Tuesday. The Crimson has opened every season with a win since its inaugural season.
December 2, 2013
No. 1 Women's Squash Heads to No. 8 Dartmouth in Season Opener
The No. 1 Harvard women's squash team begins its title defense at No. 8 Dartmouth Tuesday Dec. 3 before returning back to Cambridge for two matches Dec. 6.
November 12, 2013
Women's Squash Chosen First in Preseason Poll
Coming off a second consecutive national championship and the third in the past four years, the Harvard women’s squash team has been selected as the No. 1 team in the country in the Dunlop 2013-14 Women’s College Squash Preseason Team Rankings for the fourth consecutive season.
November 6, 2013
Harvard Athletics Launches New Photo Store
October 16, 2013
Women's Squash Does Rugged Maniac
Crawling through tunnels of mud is not every team’s idea of a good time, but for the Harvard women’s squash team, it was an exciting and challenging way to bond and kick off the 2013-14 academic year. The team headed to Southwick, Mass., to compete in the Rugged Maniac, a 3.1-mile course filled with obstacles designed to push competitors’ limits and determine just how tough they really are.
September 18, 2013
Squash Teams Announce 2013-14 Schedules
August 19, 2013
Sobhy Wins the Squash Revolution National Capital Open in Washington D.C.
Amanda Sobhy wrapped up her summer tournament schedule with a decisive victory over Egypt’s Yathreb Adel to capture her third consecutive and ninth career Women’s Squash Association title at the Squash Revolution National Capital Open in Washington D.C.
August 12, 2013
Sobhy Claims Second WSA Win
Amanda Sobhy claimed her second consecutive WSA victory at the Hampton Squash Week Tour 10 event this past weekend.
July 8, 2013
Sobhy Wins Buler Squash Challenge Cup in Hong Kong
Amanda Sobhy, a rising junior on the Harvard women’s squash team, won the Buler Squash Challenge Cup in Hong Kong over the weekend.
June 4, 2013
Women's Squash Announces Addition of Four Student-Athletes
Mike Way, The Gregory Lee ’87 and Russell Ball ’88 Endowed Coach for Squash at Harvard University, announced that four student-athletes will be joining the Harvard women’s squash team in 2013-14: Emily Jones, Dileas MacGowan, Caroline Monrad and Katherine Tutrone. The quartet hails from New York, Toronto, Massachusetts and Maryland, respectively.