#16 Brown Men's Squash Beats #15 Cornell, Falls to #2 Columbia

#16 Brown Men's Squash Beats #15 Cornell, Falls to #2 Columbia

Providence, R.I. - Brown's 16th ranked men's squash team defeated #15 Cornell for the first time in 17 years with a 5-4 win over the Big Red Saturday afternoon. The Bears completed the weekend with an 8-1 loss to second-ranked Columbia on Sunday.

Sophomore Harrison Boyer posted a 2-0 weekend at number eight, beating both Cornell and Columbia by a 3-1 margin.

The win over the Big Red came down to Andrew Wei at number three, with the freshman earning an 11-8, 6-11, 11-8, 11-5 decision. Also earning wins over the Big Red were sophomore Nick Pitaro, 3-0, at number five; sophomore Blake Gilbert-Bono, 3-0 at number six and junior Palek Goel, 3-2 at number nine.

Coach Stuart leGassick's team is back in action again on Thursday, February 8, hosting Williams at the Pizzitola Sports Center.

 

 

Match Date Home Matches
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02/03/18 Brown University 5 Cornell University 4
 
Singles  Send To Excel    Indicates Winner
  Brown University Rating Cornell University Rating Winner's Score Winner Status
1S Blecher, Thomas 5.44995 Muran, Andrew C. 5.60151 10-12,8-11,12-10,11-7,11-8 Cornell University C
2S Moyer, Maximo L 5.44154 Hanson, Perry W. 5.56978 11-8,12-10,14-12 Cornell University C
3S Wei, Andrew 5.38198 Brail, Jordan M 5.32992 11-8,6-11,11-8,11-5 Brown University C
4S Demeulenaere, Philip 5.28897 Presman, Illia 5.29634 8-11,11-9,11-4,11-6 Cornell University C
5S Pitaro, Nicholas L 5.21011 Jung, Alex 5.3062 11-3,15-13,11-5 Brown University C
6S Gilbert-Bono, Blake A 5.34555 Obieta-Chichizola, Sebastian 4.97046 11-8,14-12,14-12 Brown University C
7S Walker, Thomas E 4.9512 Park, Victor Lapsed-member 11-6,12-10,11-7 Cornell University C
8S Boyer, Harrison 5.22982 Paolella, James H. 4.92267 11-7,11-7,11-13,11-5 Brown University C
9S Goel, Palak 5.08177 Ong, Kenan 5.05582 11-4,11-3,8-11,6-11,11-1 Brown University C
10S Glaser, William R 5.12984 Gilevskiy, Nikita 5.00773 14-12,11-3,15-13 Brown University C

 

Match Date Home Matches
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02/04/18 Brown University 1 Columbia University 8
 
Singles  Send To Excel    Indicates Winner
  Brown University Rating Columbia University Rating Winner's Score Winner Status
1S Blecher, Thomas 5.44995 Khalifa, Osama K. 6.29267 11-3,11-5,11-2 Columbia University C
2S Moyer, Maximo L 5.44154 Senthilkumar, Velavan 6.10972 11-7,12-10,11-8 Columbia University C
3S Wei, Andrew 5.38198 Robitaille, Carter B. 5.80435 11-3,11-3,11-5 Columbia University C
4S Demeulenaere, Philip 5.28897 Saleem, Arhum 5.72287 11-2,11-1,11-4 Columbia University C
5S Pitaro, Nicholas L 5.21011 Madi, Adham 5.74664 11-7,11-6,11-6 Columbia University C
6S Gilbert-Bono, Blake A 5.34555 Mann, Robin Singh 5.72726 11-4,11-9,11-4 Columbia University C
7S Walker, Thomas E 4.9512 Kapur, Krish 5.78391 11-7,11-6,11-8 Columbia University C
8S Boyer, Harrison 5.22982 Awalt, Mac R. Lapsed-member 9-11,13-11,13-11,11-9 Brown University C
9S Goel, Palak 5.08177 Anand, Sambhav 4.93957 7-11,12-10,6-11,11-6,11-5 Columbia University C
10S Blasberg, Charlie 5.00825 Amin, Salmaan (Manu) 5.10292 2-11,11-6,11-4,10-12,11-4 Columbia University C