No. 23 Men's Squash Narrowly Defeated by No. 28 Bowdoin, 5-4

Photo by Jonas Powell '18
Photo by Jonas Powell '18

THE BASICS:

Scores: Bowdoin 5, Wesleyan 4
Records:
 No. 23 Wesleyan (2-3); No. 28 Bowdoin (1-5)
Location: Brunswick, Maine
Date: Wednesday, January 11, 2017
Time: 1 p.m.
The Lead: The 23rd-ranked Wesleyan University men's squash team was narrowly defeated by NESCAC foe and 28th-ranked Bowdoin College Wednesday afternoon, 5-4.

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • At the top of the lineup, seniors Chris Hart and David Sneed earned wins from the No. 1 and No. 2 positions, respectively, while Josh Lane '19 claimed the No. 8 spot and Alex Dreyfus '20 took the No. 9 court.
  • Hart and Sneed both swept their opponents. Hart defeated Satya Butler by scores of 11-8, 11-8 and 13-11, and Sneed claimed wins of 11-7, 11-6 and 11-8 over James Paolella.
  • In the No. 8 position, Lane earned a 3-1 win over Christian Dorff by scores of 11-7, 8-11, 11-9 and 11-7.
  • Dreyfus cruised to a 3-0 sweep over Andrew Phillips by marks of 11-2, 11-4, 11-6.

UP NEXT:

  • The Cardinals are back in action Friday, Jan. 13 and will host Haverford and Tufts beginning at 3 p.m.

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