LANCASTER, Pa. – The No. 7 Franklin & Marshall men's squash team pulled off a 7-2 upset of No. 3 Princeton on Saturday afternoon at the Mayser Center, earning its first win over the Tigers since 1986-87. The Diplomats sit at 2-0 early on in the year, while Princeton fell to 0-1.
With the win, F&M snapped a 24-match losing streak against the Tigers, its longest such streak against an opponent.
Abhishek Pradhan was solid at No. 1, taking down Samuel Kind by an 11-3. 7—11, 11-8, 11-7 score. No.'s 3-6 all came up big for the Diplomats by picking up victories on the day. Jack Cutler won 11-8, 3-11, 11-7, 5-11, 11-7 at No. 3, followed by Alex Arjoon at No. 4 with a 13-11, 2-11, 11-3, 11-7 win.
F&M returns to the court on Thursday, Dec. 5, when the Diplomats play host to Dartmouth at 6:00 p.m.