COLUMBIA
Columbia
3
FINAL
 6
cornell
CORNELL

PRINCETON, NJ Tanvi Khanna, Maddie O'Connor and Colette Sultana all salvaged wins against the Big Red this morning, but it was not enough as Columbia fell to Cornell in the 7/8 playoff of the 2017 Howe Cup (A Division) at Team Nationals, 3-6.

The Lions finish the season at the No. 8 spot in the national rankings.

This was the final match of the 2017 season, in which the Lions were ranked as high as No. 7 in the national rankings for the first time in program history. 

Columbia will return seven out of nine members of their starting rotation next season, losing Colette Sultana and Maya Patel to graduation.

 

 

FINAL RESULTS

POS. COLUMBIA CORNELL WINNER SCORE WINNER
1 Tanvi Khanna Michele Garceau 11-4, 11-7, 7-11, 2-11, 11-7  TANVI
2 Maddie O'Connor  Rachel Scherman 18-11, 12-10, 8-11, 11-7, 11-6 maddie
3 Jui Kalgutkar  Margaux Losty 11-9, 11-13, 11-8, 11-9 CORNELL
4 Colette Sultana Emma Uible 11-7, 11-8, 11-6 COLETTE
5 Maya Patel  Madison Miles 11-7, 10-12, 11-7, 11-4 CORNELL
6 Addie Fulton Nghi Nguyen 9-11, 8-11, 11-4, 13-11, 11-8 CORNELL
7 Gabi Martin Charlotte Knaggs 11-4, 11-4, 11-2 CORNELL
8 Diana Masch Lucy Martin 13-11, 11-6, 2-11, 11-2 CORNELL
9 Olivia Horwitz Lauren Leizman 11-9, 9-11, 12-10, 10-12, 11-8 CORNELL