March 10, 2011
VALERIE KOO VOTED TO SECOND CONSECUTIVE ALL-NESCAC WOMEN'S SQUASH HONOR
Senior Valerie Koo (Hong Kong, China) of the Tufts University women's squash team for the second straight season has been placed on the New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) All-Conference Second Team for the 2010-11 season following a vote by the league's head coaches.
March 4, 2011
TUFTS JUNIOR MERCEDES BARBA COMPETES AT COLLEGE SQUASH ASSOCIATION CHAMPIONSHIPS
Junior Mercedes Barba (New York, NY) of the Tufts University women's squash team played at the 2011 College Squash Association Individual Championships hosted by Dartmouth College over the weekend.
February 20, 2011
JUMBO WOMEN'S SQUASH WINS WALKER CUP CONSOLATIOIN FINAL AGAINST VASSAR 6-3
The Tufts women's squash team finished its 2010-11 team schedule on Sunday with a solid 6-3 victory against Vassar to win the consolation final of the Walker Cup at Princeton University. The Jumbos finished the season with a 9-14 record.
February 19, 2011
THIRD TIME IS CHARM FOR WOMEN'S SQUASH AGAINST COLBY AT TEAM CHAMPIONSHIPS
The Tufts University women's squash team had an exciting 5-4 victory over Colby College in the consolation round of the Walker Cup division at the annual Howe Cup team championships hosted by Princeton University on Saturday.
February 18, 2011
WOMEN'S SQUASH LOSES WALKER CUP OPENER AGAINST FRANKLIN & MARSHALL AT PRINCETON
The Tufts University women's squash team fell 9-0 to Franklin & Marshall University in the first round of the Walker Cup division at the Howe Cup team championships played this weekend at Princeton University. The Jumbos (7-14) will face NESCAC foe Colby College in the consolation bracket on Saturday at 5:30 pm.
February 13, 2011
WOMEN'S SQUASH LOSES REGULAR-SEASON FINAL AT VASSAR COLLEGE, 6-3
POUGHKEEPSIE, NY - The Tufts women's squash team finished its 2010-11 regular season with a 6-3 loss at Vassar College on Sunday afternoon. The Jumbos enter the post-season with a 7-13 record.
February 10, 2011
JUMBO WOMEN'S SQUASH EARNS FIRST 9-0 VICTORY OF THE SEASON AGAINST NORTHEASTERN
The 23rd ranked Tufts women's squash team shut out #29 Northeastern University, 9-0, on Thursday night. The win, the team's second in their last three matches, improved the Jumbos to 7-12 overall.
February 5, 2011
WOMEN'S SQUASH SPLITS A PAIR OF CONSOLATION MATCHES AT NESCAC CHAMPIONSHIP
The Tufts women's squash team defeated Connecticut College and lost to Colby College during consolation games of the NESCAC Championship played at Wesleyan University on Saturday.
February 4, 2011
WOMEN'S SQUASH TEAM DROPS 8-1 NESCAC CHAMPIONSHIP FIRST ROUND MATCH TO WESLEYAN
HARTFORD - The Tufts women's squash team lost 8-1 to Wesleyan University in the first round of the 2011 NESCAC Championship hosted by Trinity College on Friday night. The Jumbos were the #10 seed and the Cardinals were seventh.
January 29, 2011
BARBA SCORES LONE VICTORY AS WOMEN'S SQUASH TEAM FALLS 8-1 AT BOWDOIN
Junior co-captain Mercedes Barba (New York, NY) earned a three-game victory in the #3 match, but host Bowdoin won all of the others as the Polar Bears took an 8-1 victory against Tufts in a NESCAC women's squash match on Saturday afternoon.
January 28, 2011
WOMEN'S SQUASH TEAM LOSES CLOSE 5-4 NESCAC MATCH AT #20 COLBY COLLEGE
Penny Kagan fought from behind twice in the eighth position match to win in five and first spot player Kate Pistel won in three games to power the 20th-ranked Colby College women's squash team to a 5-4 win against 24th-ranked Tufts University on Friday at the Dunaway Squash Courts.
January 23, 2011
WOMEN'S SQUASH EDGED BY ST. LAWRENCE, DEFEATED BY GEORGE WASHINGTON IN SUNDAY MATCHES
The Tufts University women's squash team finished a busy weekend with losses in two matches played at Yale University on Sunday. The #23 Jumbos lost 9-0 to #18 George Washington University, and then were narrowly defeated 5-4 by #26 Saint Lawrence University.
January 22, 2011
WOMEN'S SQUASH LOSES NESCAC MATCHES AGAINST HAMILTON AND AMHERST ON SATURDAY
The Tufts University women's squash team lost a pair of NESCAC matches on Saturday at Amherst College. Tufts was defeated 9-0 by the host Lord Jeffs and then lost 8-1 to Hamilton College. The losses dropped the team to a 5-6 record.
January 20, 2011
JUMBOS IMPROVE TO 5-4 WITH VICTORY OVER WELLESLEY IN RETURN TO ACTION
The #23 Tufts University women's squash team opened its second semester of action with a solid 6-3 victory against 27th ranked Wellesley College in a match played at the Belmont Hill School.
December 5, 2010
JUMBOS CLOSE FIRST SEMESTER OF PLAY WITH 7-2 VICTORY AGAINST BOSTON COLLEGE
The Tufts women's squash team finished the first semester with a 4-4 record after defeating Boston College, 7-2, in the last match of the first semester on Sunday at MIT.
December 3, 2010
JUMBOS LOSE 9-0 AT WESLEYAN DESPITE FINE PLAY AT TOP OF THE ORDER
The Tufts University women's squash team saw its two-match winning streak ended on Friday night in a 9-0 loss at Wesleyan University. The Jumbos, ranked 23rd in the latest College Squash Association poll, are now 3-4 overall. #16 Wesleyan improved to 3-1.
December 2, 2010
JUMBO WOMEN'S SQUASH WINS SECOND STRAIGHT WITH 6-3 VICTORY AT WELLESLEY
The Tufts University women's squash team won 6-3 against Wellesley College on Thursday night in a match played at the Dana Hall School. The victory was the second in a row for Coach Belkys Velez's team, which improved to 3-3 overall. Wellesley fell below .500 to 4-5 overall.
November 23, 2010
SEVENTY-FIVE WINTER ATHLETES GETTING IT DONE IN CLASS AND IN COMPETITION AS ACADEMIC ALL-NESCAC RECIPIENTS
The New England Small College Athletic Conference has announced the Winter All-Academic Team for each winter sport sponsored by the conference. ? Jumbo student-athletes were recognized.
November 23, 2010
SEVEN WINTER JUMBOS ELECTED TO 2010-11 NESCAC ALL-SPORTSMANSHIP TEAM
The New England Small College Athletic Conference has announced the Winter All-Sportsmanship Team for each winter sport sponsored by the conference. Seven Jumbo student-athletes were recognized.
November 21, 2010
JUMBOS DEFEAT SMITH, LOSE TO MOUNT HOLYOKE IN SUNDAY WOMEN'S SQUASH ACTION
For the second straight day, the Tufts University women's squash team split a pair of matches. Competing at Mount Holyoke College on Sunday, the Jumbos lost to the host Lyons 9-0 and then earned an 8-1 victory against Smith College.
November 20, 2010
TUFTS SPLITS SATURDAY NESCAC MATCHES AGAINST BATES AND CONNECTICUT COLLEGE
The Tufts University women's squash team split a pair of New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) matches on Saturday, including their first win of the year with a 6-3 final against Connecticut College.
November 19, 2010
#23 RANKED WOMEN'S SQUASH LOSES SEASON OPENER TO #10 BROWN, 9-0
Playing their season-opener as part of the Boston Round Robin tournament at Harvard University, the Tufts women's squash team lost 9-0 to national top 10 squad Brown on Friday night.
November 17, 2010
WOMEN'S SQUASH RETURNS SEVERAL PLAYERS AND LOOKS FOR IMPROVEMENT IN 2010-11
After a slow start to the 2009-2010 season, Tufts women's squash finished strong, making it to the Epps Cup (D Division) finals. The look for continued improvement this year. Read a preview of the 2010-11 season written by Anne Bello for the College Squash Association website.