The William Smith squash team picked up a 6-3 win over Smith College this morning in its first match of the 2012 portion of its schedule. The Herons secured wins at Nos. 4-9.
William Smith is now 3-6 overall this season.
Junior Courtney Leous led the Heron effort with a 3-1 win at No. 4. She dropped her first match 8-11, but rallied to win the next three 12-10, 11-7, 12-10. Sophomore Ginny McDermott followed with a 3-0 win at No. 5 (13-11, 11-9, 11-8). Junior Anne Habecker also rallied for a win over Smith’s Jaimi Inskeep by scores of 10-12, 11-9, 11-5, 11-2 at No. 7.
Sophomore Tyler Mitchell cruised to a 3-0 triumph at No. 8 (11-7, 11-5, 11-3) and senior Sarah Cutts swept Szilivia Kiss 3-0 at No. 9 to round out the William Smith lineup.
The Herons will be back in action tomorrow, Jan. 29 when they take on Northeastern, Vassar and Wellesley. The William Smith matches are at 9:30 a.m., 11 a.m., and 2 p.m., respectively.