F&M Closes out CSAs with Tough Loss to Cornell

F&M Closes out CSAs with Tough Loss to Cornell

NEW HAVEN, Conn. - Franklin & Marshall's No.16 men's squash team wrapped up competition at the CSA Team Championships - Hoehn Cup (B Division) Consolation Finals, hosted by Yale on Sunday morning with a tough 6-3 loss against No. 14 Cornell.

The Diplomats closed out the 2018-19 season with a 15-8 record, good for the most wins by the program since the 2013-14 season.

By the Numbers 

F&M won three of the top-five spots on the ladder including a dominant 3-0 shutout from Yannis Senkel at No. 4. Cornell won the match thanks to a perfect 4-0 record at the No.'s6-9 spots.

Five contests in the order were decided in the minimum of three games while one went the distance at No. 7. 

The Results

1. Shams Abbas (FMCM) def. Andy Muran (CORNELL) 11-3, 4-11, 11-2, 11-8
2. Charles Culhane (CORNELL) def. Sanjay Jeeva (FMCM) 11-7, 11-9, 11-8
3. Perry Hanson (CORNELL) def. Silvio Soom (FMCM) 11-9, 11-5, 11-3
4. Yannis Senkel (FMCM) def. Alex Dworetzky (CORNELL) 11-7, 11-7, 13-11
5. Aryan Parekh (FMCM) def. Illia Presman (CORNELL) 9-11, 11-7, 11-1, 11-5
6. Nicholas Errington (CORNELL) def. Boden Polikoff (FMCM) 11-7, 11-13, 11-8, 11-1
7. V. Luke Park (CORNELL) def. Matthew Dukarm (FMCM) 12-14, 11-6, 11-9, 10-12, 11-6
8. Yohann Surti (CORNELL) def. Ricardo Machado (FMCM) 11-4, 11-8, 11-4
9. Nikhil Arjunan Iyer (CORNELL) def. Allen Tompkins (FMCM) 11-8, 11-4, 11-8 

Up Next

Members of the Diplomats will return to the courts on March 1-3 for the CSA Individual Championships in Providence, R.I. Stay tuned to GoDiplomats.com for more information as it becomes available.