Faced with one of the most difficult schedules in recent memory, Franklin & Marshall’s 2016-17 men’s squash team displayed its resiliency throughout the season to finish with the nation’s No. 15 ranking and an 8-13 overall record.
Franklin & Marshall’s No. 16 men’s squash team dropped a narrow 5-4 decision against No. 12 Western Ontario on Saturday afternoon in the Hoehn Cup (B Division) Consolation Semifinals at day two of the CSA Team Championships.
Franklin & Marshall’s No. 16 men’s squash team suffered an 8-1 loss to No. 9 Dartmouth in the opening round of the Hoehn Cup (B Division) at the Collegiate Squash Association (CSA) Team Championships, hosted by Harvard on Friday afternoon.
Franklin & Marshall opens play in the Hoehn Cup (B Division) at the 2017 Collegiate Squash Association (CSA) Team Championships, hosted by Harvard this weekend. The Diplomats, who are ranked at No. 16, will square off against the bracket’s top seed in No. 9 Dartmouth on Friday at 12:30 p.m.
Franklin & Marshall’s No. 13 men’s squash team bounced back from a tough 5-4 loss against No. 18 Bates with a strong 9-0 blanking of No. 20 Amherst on Saturday afternoon at day one of the Amherst Round Robin.
Franklin & Marshall’s No. 13 men’s squash team extended its season-high winning streak to four matches with a 5-4 thriller against No. 16 Middlebury and an 8-1 win against No. 23 Dickinson on Saturday in Mayser.
The top of the order dominated for Franklin & Marshall’s No. 13 men’s squash team in a 7-2 win against Virginia on Sunday afternoon in Lancaster. The Diplomats improved to 1-2 with the win while the Cavaliers fell to 3-2.
After last year's hiatus from the Potter Cup (A Division) at the Collegiate Squash Association (CSA) Team Championships - the program's first absence in five seasons from the prestigious bracket of the nation's top-eight teams - Franklin & Marshall's men's squash program looks to regain its status as one of the sport's top programs.
The 2015-16 season certainly had its share of ups and downs for the Franklin & Marshall’s men’s squash team. In the end, the Diplomats put the 50th year of competition in the books on a positive note, winning two out of three contests in the Hoehn Cup (B Division) at the College Squash Association (CSA) Team Championships to finish the year ranked No. 13 in the nation.
Franklin & Marshall’s Pedro Veiga De Almeida was recognized as a 2015-16 Scholar-Athlete for the Men’s College Squash Association (CSA) announced on Wednesday. The honor is the second of Almeida’s career after also earning the distinction last season.
Sean Kenny and Cole Osborne both reached the semifinals on day two of the 2016 CSA Individual Championships in Stamford, Conn., but fell just short of the Molloy Division D Draw final to highlight action for Franklin & Marshall men’s squash.
Three Franklin & Marshall men’s squash members will have a chance to earn All-America status by taking part in this weekend’s CSA Individual Championships, being hosted by Chelsea Piers in Stamford, Conn.
Holding a narrow team lead, key wins from Michael Sorochev and Silvio Soom helped Franklin & Marshall’s No. 12 men’s squash team avenge a late regular season loss to No. 14 Navy, sealing a 6-3 win on Sunday in the Hoehn Cup (B Division) Consolation Final.
With the match knotted at 4-4, Silvio Soom’s clutch sweep at the No. 4 position (11-6, 11-4, 12-10) delivered the No. 12 Franklin & Marshall men’s squash team a thrilling 5-4 victory over No. 16 Brown in the Hoehn Cup (B Division) consolation round at the CSA Team Championships on Saturday morning.