The Big Green squash teams are off to a fast start to the 2017-18 season. Returning home after a successful road trip and two wins for the women to go along with three wins for the men. Seniors Rebecca Brownell and Alvin Heumann swept their matches to set up the victories.
Their efforts are rewarded by being named the Hanover Brick and Brew Athletes of the Week.
Each week, DartmouthSports.com will spotlight two outstanding student-athletes - one male, one female - as the Hanover Brick and Brew Athletes of the Week. Student-athletes may be chosen based upon their efforts both on and off the field of competition.
Rebecca Brownell, Sr., Belmont, Mass., Women's Squash
Senior Rebecca Brownell of the women’s squash team helped the Big Green defeat George Washington and Franklin & Marshall this weekend. She went 3-1 against the Colonials on Dec. 2 before blanking her opponent from F&M the following day.
Alvin Heumann, Sr., Southport, Conn., Men's Squash
Alvin Heumann aided the Dartmouth men’s squash team to a 3-0 weekend to open the 2017-18 season. Heumann played in the last round of matches against each team and his wins helped solidify the Big Green’s victory over Navy, George Washington and Franklin & Marshall.