Diplomats Cruise Past Stanford

Diplomats Cruise Past Stanford

STANFORD, Calif. – Franklin & Marshall's men's squash team rolled to a 9-0 blanking of Stanford on the road Tuesday evening. 

The Diplomats improved to 2-5 with the win while the Cardinal fell to 2-4. 

By the Numbers 

Eight of F&M's nine wins on the ladder were the result of 3-0 sweeps. Kareem Nabil Abdel Mawla was especially dominant at the No. 8 position, conceding only three points throughout his matchup. 

The Diplomats are now a perfect 4-0 against Stanford in the all-time series that dates back to the 2008-09 season.

Milestone Win

Freshman King Bassett rolled to a 3-0 shutout at No. 6 to pick up the first victory of his collegiate career.

The Results

1. Cole Osborne (FMCM) def. Yousef Hindy (STANM) 11-7, 11-2, 5-11, 11-7

2. Shams Abbas (FMCM) def. Raghav Mehrotra (STANM) 11-4, 11-3, 11-8

3. Yannis Senkel (FMCM) def. Samuel Duffy (STANM) 11-4, 11-6, 11-2

4. Gavan Hitchenor (FMCM) def. Chris Peisch (STANM) 11-2, 11-3, 11-2

5. Jackson McCord (FMCM) def. Matthew Stevens (STANM) 11-3, 11-3, 11-1

6. King Bassett (FMCM) def. Peter Satterthwaite (STANM) 11-1, 11-1, 11-1

7. Ricardo Machado (FMCM) def. Ethan Brown (STANM) 11-4, 11-3, 11-2

8. Kareem Mawla (FMCM) def. Tom Kennedy (STANM) 11-1, 11-0, 11-2

9. Sam Chudner (FMCM) def. Sam Kennedy (STANM) 11-3, 11-4, 11-1

Exh. Ishan Advani (FMCM) def. Will Sternlicht (STANM) 11-1, 11-1, 11-2 

Up Next

Action continues for the Diplomats on Friday when F&M opens a four-match homestand with a meeting against Williams at 5:00 p.m. in Lancaster.