POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. - The Columbia women's squash team continued their impressive play this season as they swept both Vassar and Northeastern 9-0 on the campus on Saturday, January 29. With the pair of wins, the Lions improve to 9-2 this season.

Against the host school Vassar, Liz Chu defeated Kristine Bell 3-1 (11-5, 10-12, 11-7, 11-7) at No. 1 and Alexa Mouta defeated Sanam Khanna, 3-1 (6-11, 11-6, 11-5, 11-6) at No. 9.  Every other match was won in three straight games by Columbia players. 

Katie Quan was dominant at No. 3 defeating Meg Taylor 11-3, 11-2, 11-2, while Monica Stone won 11-5, 11-4, 11-9 at No. 4.  Skylar Dickey surrendered just six points at No. 6, defeating Lisa Evans 11-3, 11-0, 11-3, while her classmate Jenny Schroder lost just nine points in the match, winning 11-3, 11-2, 11-4 against Avery Siciliano at No. 7.

In the second match of the day, Columbia picked up right where it left off, this time winning all 27 games.

Annie Tickell defeated Emily Raho at the top spot 11-6, 11-2, 11-2. Playing this match at No. 5, Schroder surrendered only nine points for the second time in the day, defeating Lucia Gonzalez-Noain 11-4, 11-3, 11-2.  Anne Cheng, playing at No. 6, also gave up just nine points, downing Hoai Tran 111-4, 11-3, 11-2.

Columbia (9-2) returns to action on Sunday, January 30 when it hosts Middlebury at 6 p.m. at the StreetSquash  facility.

COLUMBIA 9,  NORTHEASTERN 0
1. Anne Tickell (CU) def. Emily Raho (NE)  11-6, 11-2, 11-2
2. Monica Stone (CU) def.  Diane Toubman (NE)  11-5, 11-5, 11-3
3. Morgan Strauss (CU) def Carly  Evans (NE) 11-5, 11-7, 11-5
4. Skylar Dickey (CU) def. Amanada  Georgescu (NE) 11-1, 11-6, 11-3
5. Jenny Schroder (CU) def  Lucia Gonzalez-Noain (NE) 11-4, 11-3, 11-2
6.  Anne Cheng (CU) def. Hoai Tran (NE) 11-4, 11-2, 11-3
7.  Alexa Mouta (CU) def. Lisa Novikova (NE)  11-6, 11-6, 11-0
8.  Kate Hansen (CU) def Alina Nugmanova (NE)  11-6, 11-0, 11-5
9.  Lindsey Harris (CU) default 

COLUMBIA 9, VASSAR 0
1. Liz Chu (CU) def.Kristine Bell (VU) 11-5, 10-12,11-7,11-7
2. Anne Tickell (CU) def. Libby Pei (VC) 11-9, 11-5, 11-8
3. Katie Quan (CU) def. Meg Tayler (VC) 11-3, 11-2, 11-2
4. Monica Stone (CU) def. Willow Thompson (VC) 11-5,11-4, 11-9
5. Monica Strauss (CU) def. Nina Punulollu (VC) 11-7, 11-5, 11-3
6. Skylar Dickey (CU) def. Lisa Evans (VC) 11-3, 11-0, 11-3
7. Jenny Schroder (CU) def. Avery Siciliano (VC) 11-3, 11-2, 11-4
8. Anne Cheng (CU) def. Jill Levine (VC) 11-9, 11-4, 12-10
9. Alexa Mouta (CU) def. Sanam Khanna (VC) 6-11, 11-6, 11-5, 11-6
10. Kate Hansen (CU) def. Elizabeth Anderson (VC) 11-9, 11-7, 11