F&M Narrowly Falls to Navy

F&M Narrowly Falls to Navy

ANNAPOLIS, Md. – Franklin & Marshall's No. 16 men's squash team wrapped up its regular season with a narrow 5-4 loss against No. 13 Navy on Sunday afternoon. 

The defeat dropped the Diplomats to 7-11 while the Mids improved to 18-5. 

By the Numbers 

Three of the top four positions on the ladder went in F&M's favor. However, Navy was victorious in four of the final five spots in the order. Only one matchup was decided in three games, while Cole Osborne's back-and-fourth 3-2 win at No. 1 was the only contest to reach five games. 

Jamie Kjorlien's 3-1 win at No. 7 sealed the match for Navy. 

The Results 

1. Cole Osborne (FMCM) def. Jack Herold (NAVY) 11-9, 8-11, 11-5, 6-11, 14-12

2. Silvio Soom (FMCM) def. Senen Ubina (NAVY) 8-11, 11-8, 11-8, 11-8

3. Owen Davis (NAVY) def. Shams Abbas (FMCM) 11-8, 11-5, 5-11, 11-6

4. Yannis Senkel (FMCM) def. Michael Karcergis (NAVY) 11-8, 11-8, 3-11, 11-8

5. Dylan Sweeney (NAVY) def. Samm Fulton (FMCM) 11-4, 11-9, 11-6

6. Will Walker (NAVY) def. Jackson McCord (FMCM) 11-7, 11-9, 8-11, 11-6

7. Jamie Kjorlien (NAVY) def. Gavan Hitchenor (FMCM) 11-9, 10-12, 11-7, 11-6

8. Boden Polikoff (FMCM) def. Alex Patricolo (NAVY) 5-11, 11-8, 11-9, 11-7

9. Sam McCartney (NAVY) def. King Bassett (FMCM) 11-6, 7-11, 11-6, 11-4

Exh. Randy Beck (NAVY) def. Ishan Advani (FMCM) 11-9, 11-1, 11-7 

Up Next 

The Diplomats return to the court on Friday for day one of the CSA Team Championships, which are hosted by Harvard. Check back with GoDiplomats.com early in the week for opponent information and match times.