By Michael T. Bello
Published Feb 12, 2015 at 7:30 AM ET; Updated Feb 12, 2015 at 7:38 AM ET

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Northampton, MA — For the week ending 2/8/2015, Colby’s Caroline Pelham and Haverford’s Zach Cole have been named the women’s and men’s Harrow Sports College Squash Player of the Week.

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.

Caroline Pelham (Colby College): In the opening round of the NESCAC Championships, Colby and Wesleyan squared off. The two teams were separated by a single position in both the NESCAC seedings and the WCSA team rankings. At the match at the #9 position, Colby sophomore Caroline Pelham faced Wesleyan first-year Tatum Leclair. The two played a back-and-forth match, which Pelham won in four games (11-4, 11-13, 11-8, and 12-10). This victory helped Colby advance in the main draw with a 5-4 team victory.

Zach Cole (Haverford College): Haverford, the 43rd-ranked team in the country, met 38th-ranked Boston College on Saturday. The teams played a very close match. At the #6 position, Haverford freshman Zach Cole face Boston College junior Robert Bohn. Tied at 2-2 going into the fifth game, Cole won in tiebreakers, 14-12, to capture the individual match (9-11, 11-9, 11-8, 6-11, and 14-12) and give Haverford a crucial point in their 5-4 victory. Haverford finished the season 10-7, their most wins since the 2006 – 2007 season.