MacGowan, Leonard and Sobhy all advanced in their postseason debuts (Gil Talbot).
STAMFORD, Conn. – Three members of the women's squash team advanced to the quarterfinals of the CSA Individual Championships after the round of 16 play.
Sobhy earned a come-from-behind 3-2 victory in her opening match, fighting back from two games down against Penn's Marie Stephan. Leonard powered past George Washington's Anna Porras, 3-1, in her opening match. Alyssa Mehta, also competing for the Ramsey Cup, fell 3-1 to Princeton's Olivia Fiechter.
Sobhy will face Wesleyan's Laila Sammy tomorrow at 11:45 a.m., while Leonard will face Fiechter in an 11 a.m. match. Mehta will face Porras in a consolation quarterfinal at 11 a.m.
Sophie Mehta was swept by Penn's Haidi Lala in the opening round of the Holleran A Division. Mehta will face St. Lawrence's Emily Terry in a consolation quarterfinal tomorrow at 9 a.m.
MacGowan advanced to the Holleran D Division quarterfinals after downing Penn's Hayley Parsons in her opening match, 3-1. MacGowan will take on George Washington's Breanne Flynn tomorrow at 1:10 p.m.
On the men's side, Bryan Koh was swept by Rochester's Mario Yanez in the opening round of the Pool Division. Koh will compete in a consolation quarterfinal match tomorrow at 11:15 a.m against Bate's Ahmed Hatata.