2018-19 Squash Players of the Week

January 14, 2018
Andrew Lee, Trinity Andrew Lee
Trinity College
Junior • Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

With the match against Columbia knotted at 4-4, Lee saved match-points at the seventh spot to win in five games, 10-12, 9-11, 11-5, 11-2, 13-11. The 5-4 win helped the Bantams remain unbeaten versus Columbia and on the season.
Weekly Release #3
Luca Polgar, Bates Luca Polgar
Bates College
Junior • Budapest, Hungary

Polgar improved to 7-1 on the season individually, defeating an opponent from Williams, 3-0 (11-5, 11-8, 11-4) and an opponent from Middlebury, 3-1 (11-7, 11-5, 9-11, 11-7), both from the top position. Polgar has won three-straight matches.
Weekly Release #3
December 3, 2018
Anand Butler, Williams Anand Butler
Williams College
Senior • Philadelphia, Pa.

Butler won at the No. 9 position three times last weekend for the Ephs. He defeated Columbia’s Matthew Rello (11-5, 11-6, 11-8) to pick up a point for Williams. Then was victorious over Drexel’s Will Grady (11-9, 9-11, 11-4, 11-6) to earn one of the two points for the Ephs. He wrapped up the weekend with an 11-3, 11-9, 11-7 win over Aryaman Pandya of Tufts to lead Williams to a 7-2 victory.
Weekly Release #2
Sydney Soloway, Hamilton Sydney Soloway
Hamilton College
First Year • Weston, Mass.

Soloway won the deciding match in Hamilton ‘s 5-4 win over Mount Holyoke. She came back from two games down and saved five match balls in the fourth game in a 3-2 win over Lessly Portillo of Mount Holyoke 8-11, 8-11, 11-7, 16-14, 11-6. Sydney was 2-0 on the weekend, also defeating her St. Lawrence opponent Katherine Leiva, 3-0 (11-1, 11-2, 11-4).
Weekly Release #2
November 19, 2018
Omar Attia, Bates Omar Attia
Bates College
Sophomore • Cairo, Egypt

With the match against Dickinson knotted at 4-4, sophomore Attia came back from a 2-1 deficit to win 12-10 in the fifth game, defeating his opponent 11-6, 9-11, 6-11, 11-6, 12-10 at the third position. Attia’s win clinched a 5-4 victory for the Bobcats.
Weekly Release #1
Julia Ward, Williams Julia Ward
Williams College
Sophomore • Wilmington, Del.

Ward went 3-1 at the top position last week, earning wins over Connecticut College (11-2, 11-3, 11-6), Hamilton (11-2, 11-6, 11-2), and William Smith (11-1, 11-3, 11-4).
Weekly Release #1