Northampton, MA — For the week ending 11/9/2014, Virginia’s Lindsay Bralower and Bryant’s Joshua Rubinstein have been named the women’s and men’s Harrow Sports College Squash Player of the Week. For the first Harrow Sports College Squash Player of the Week of the season, matches contested between October 15th and November 9th were eligible for nomination.
A Harrow Sports College Squash Player of the Week should have a significant impact on his or her team’s performance during the prior week and demonstrate sportsmanship. Coaches and Sports Information Directors may nominate players.
Lindsay Bralower (University of Virginia): Bralower, a sophomore, helped the University of Virginia open the season 5-0. On the Cavaliers’ trip to Boston last weekend, she went 4-0 at the #3 position by earning victories against Boston College, Wellesley, Mount Holyoke, and Smith. Her victories in the first wave of matches helped set the tone for a successful road trip for Virginia.
Joshua Rubinstein (Bryant University): In Boston on November 2nd, Bryant faced higher-ranked Boston College. In the match at the #7 position, Rubinstein played Robert Bohn. The two traded games until Rubinstein prevailed in the fifth (12-10, 3-11, 11-13, 11-4, and 11-7), which helped the Bulldogs defeat the Eagles, 5-4.