The Wesleyan University men's squash team--ranked No. 31 in the county--was edged by NESCAC rival and No. 27 Hamilton College Saturday morning, 5-4, in the Conroy Cup consolation bracket of the CSA National Team Championships hosted by the Cardinals.
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The 31st-ranked Wesleyan men’s squash team lost to NESCAC rival and No. 26 Bowdoin, 5-4, in the Conroy Cup Quarterfinals of the CSA National Team Championships on Friday afternoon in the Rosenbaum Squash Center.
Freshman Sean Choi of the Wesleyan University men’s squash team has been selected NESCAC Rookie of the Year by the conference coaches, which was announced Thursday by the league office. Choi was also named an All-NESCAC First Team selection.
Day 2 of the NESCAC Championships featured a pair of battles for the Wesleyan University men’s squash team, but the Cardinals came up short in both matches, falling 8-1 to Tufts and then dropping a heartbreaker 5-4 to Connecticut College. The matches were part of the consolation round robin and were hosted at Colgate University. With the losses, Wesleyan finishes the weekend in eleventh place in the NESCAC.
In its first match at the 2018 NESCAC Championships hosted by Hamilton College, the Wesleyan University men’s squash team fell 8-1 to Colby on Friday afternoon. It was the second 8-1 loss to sixth-seeded Colby this season for Wesleyan, who is seeded eleventh in the tournament.
The Wesleyan University squash teams will compete at the 2018 NESCAC Championships this weekend at Hamilton College beginning Friday, Feb. 2. Both the men’s and women’s teams will play in the First Round Friday at 4:30 p.m. The men received the No. 11 seed and will square up against No. 6 Colby, while the women earned the No. 7 seed and will play No. 10 Connecticut College.