George Washington Overpowers Diplomats

George Washington Overpowers Diplomats

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Franklin & Marshall's No. 15 men's squash team was dealt a 7-2 defeat by No. 14 George Washington on Saturday afternoon in Washington. 

The Diplomats fell to 7-10 overall with the loss while the Colonials improved to 6-6. 

By the Numbers 

Four of the nine matchups went past three games, including Samm Fulton's come-from-behind 3-2 win at No. 5. Fulton was down by a 2-0 score and rallied to win three straight, including an 11-9 victory in the fifth. 

Jackson McCord earned the Diplomats other decision with a 3-0 sweep at No. 7. 

The Results 

1. Jamie Oakley (GW) def. Cole Osborne (FMCM) 11-5, 2-11, 11-5, 11-5

2. Olsin Logan (GW) def. Silvio Soom (FMCM) 11-9, 11-7, 11-7

3. Moudy Abdel-Maksoud (GW) def. Shams Abbas (FMCM) 11-8, 11-6, 11-5

4. Andres de Frutos (GW) def. Yannis Senkel (FMCM) 11-1, 11-7, 11-6

5. Samm Fulton (FMCM) def. J. Sebastian Laguna (GW) 7-11, 9-11, 11-5, 11-4, 11-9

6. Billy Berner (GW) def. Gavan Hitchenor (FMCM) 5-11, 11-2, 11-5, 11-6

7. Jackson McCord (FMCM) def. Nicolas Valderrama (GW) 11-7, 11-5, 11-3

8. Omar Mussehl (GW) def. Boden Polikoff (FMCM) 7-11, 11-4, 12-10, 11-4

9. John Bassett (GW) def. King Bassett (FMCM) 11-3, 11-7, 11-6

Exh. Ishan Advani (FMCM) def. Josh Marks (GW) 14-12, 2-11, 11-7, 11-8 

Up Next

F&M closes out its regular season next Sunday, Feb. 12 with a 2:00 p.m. match on the road against Navy.