CAMBRIDGE, MASS. — The eighth-ranked Dartmouth women's squash team lost to sixth-ranked Stanford, 9-0, in the seventh-place match at the Howe Cup (A Division) at Cambridge on Sunday. The loss dropped the Big Green 6-9 overall.

The contest was closer than the final score indicated as four of the nine matches went five games. In the second spot, junior Becky Lau (Toronto, Ontario) lost to Kerrie Sample, 8-11, 11-8, 9-11, 11-6, 11-8. At fifth singles, freshman Oona Morris (New York, N.Y.) fell to Aditi Maliwal, 13-11, 8-11, 11-6, 3-11, 11-6.

Madeleine Gill beat sophomore Kensy Balch (Edmonton, Alberta) at the sixth spot, 11-7, 4-11, 7-11, 11-9, 11-5. Senior Julia Watson (Rocky Mount, N.C.) lost to Julie Koenig, 4-11, 11-8, 11-4, 11-13, 11-3, at No. 8 singles.

The match ended the team portion of the Big Green's schedule, but the Individual Championships take place next weekend, March 2-4, at Amherst, Mass.

 No. Dartmouth
Stanford
 Scores Winner
1WS Schafer,Corey N. Chua,Pamela 12-10,11-8,11-6 Stanford University
2WS Lau,Rebecca Sample,Kerrie L 8-11,11-8,9-11,11-6,11-8 Stanford University
3WS Loucks,Sarah Sherwood,Kyla D 11-4,11-6 Stanford University
4WS Turk,Melina C Corelli,Kathryn M 11-6,10-12,11-6,11-7 Stanford University
5WS Morris,Oona R Maliwal,Aditi 13-11,8-11,11-6,3-11,11-6 Stanford University
6WS Balch,Kensy Gill,Madeleine M. 11-7,4-11,7-11,11-9,11-5 Stanford University
7WS Nimmo,Katherine Fagan,Serena M. 11-4,11-9,11-8 Stanford University
8WS Watson,Julia Koenig,Julie L 4-11,11-8,11-4,11-13,11-3 Stanford University
9WS Darling,Helena S.D. Huchro,Alexandra L. 11-8,11-6,11-7 Stanford University
10WS Caughey,Sarah K. Posner,Ariel H. 11-6,11-8,11-4 Stanford University