Mina Shakarshy, Squash

Sophomore Mina Shakarshy (Margate, NJ) helped the #9-ranked Brown women's squash team extend it record to 10-1 on the season with victories over Bowdoin, 9-0, and Bates, 7-2, at the Pizzitola Sports Center's Kate Brodsky Squash Pavilion on Sunday afternoon.  Playing number three for the Bears, Sharkarshy powered to an 11-5, 11-1, 11-2 victory over #18 Bowdoin and came back with a hard-fought 11-5, 12-10, 7-11, 11-8 win over #15 Bates.

The squash team will return to action this weekend, competing in four matches at the Kate Brodsky Squash Pavilion. On Saturday, February 2, the Bears will compete against the Penn Quakers at 11am and the Stanford Cardinals at 5pm, while on Sunday, February 3, they will open the day with the Princeton Tigers at 12:00pm before squaring off against the George Washington Colonials at 4:30pm.