Diplomats go 2-0 at Wesleyan Round Robin

Diplomats go 2-0 at Wesleyan Round Robin

WESLEYAN, Conn. - Franklin & Marshall's No. 17 ranked men's squash team improved the team's winning streak to five straight with a pair of victories at Saturday's Wesleyan Round Robin in Connecticut. The Diplomats (5-1) opened action downing No. 29 Connecticut College by a 7-2 tally before following with a 9-0 triumph over No. 31 Wesleyan.

By the Numbers (Connecticut College) 

Each of F&M's seven wins came at the No. 1-7 positions on the ladder and were the result of three-game sweeps. Aryan Parekh was particularly dominant at No. 5 with an 11-1, 11-2, 11-3 win. The Diplomats are now 7-0 in the all-time series against Connecticut College.

The Results (Connecticut College) 

1. Sanjay Jeeva (FMCM) def. JD Jawad (CONN) 11-5, 11-9, 11-3
2. Yannis Senkel (FMCM) def. Billy Fleurima (CONN) 11-4, 11-6, 11-5
3. Silvio Soom (FMCM) def. James Andrew (CONN) 11-1, 11-7, 11-5
4. Ned Mylod (FMCM) def. Michael Rodriquez (CONN) 11-2, 11-5, 11-5
5. Aryan Parekh (FMCM) def. Samuel Piller (CONN) 11-1, 11-2, 11-3
6. Matthew Dukarm (FMCM) def. Scott Brown (CONN) 11-6, 11-6, 11-1
7. Boden Polikoff (FMCM) def. Luigi Pasquariello (CONN) 11-8, 11-6, 11-3
8. Thomas Whittmore (CONN) def. Brahm Brooks (FMCM) 7-11, 11-7, 14-12, 7-11, 11-9
9. Christopher Mach (CONN) def. Christopher Taylor (FMCM) 7-11, 8-11, 11-8, 11-8, 11-8
Exh. Louis Feingold (CONN) def. Juan Huerta (FMCM) 11-9, 11-4, 11-5By the Numbers (Wesleyan)

By the Numbers (Wesleyan)

F&M cruised to straight-game sweeps in all nine spots of the lineup. Sanjay Jeeva (No. 1) and Matthew Dukarm (No. 5) both won their fifth-consecutive matches on the year with 3-0 efforts.

The Results (Wesleyan) 

1. Sanjay Jeeva (FMCM) def. Sean Choi (WES) 11-5, 11-6, 11-7
2. Yannis Senkel (FMCM) def. Yahya Ladiwala (WES) 12-10, 11-3, 11-7
3. Ned Mylod (FMCM) def. Josh Lane (WES) 11-7, 11-0, 11-4
4. Aryan Parekh (FMCM) def. Kevin Le (WES) 11-3, 11-2, 11-4
5. Matthew Dukarm (FMCM) def. Peter DeLalio (WES) 11-2, 11-4, 11-3
6. Boden Polikoff (FMCM) def. Andrew Doucette (WES) 11-1, 11-4, 11-3
7. Ricardo Machado (FMCM) def. Scott Ji (WES) 11-3, 11-8, 11-5
8. King Bassett (FMCM) def. Robby Greenspan (WES) 11-4, 11-3, 11-2
9. Frank Murray (FMCM) def. P. Bunsermvicha (WES) 11-4, 11-6, 11-3
Exh. Allen Tompkins (FMCM) def. Vabuk Pahari (WES) 11-5, 11-0, 11-2

Up Next

Saturday's results brought an end to F&M's opening semester of competition. The Diplomats return to the courts on Friday, Jan. 11, traveling to Hamilton for a 6:00 p.m. matchup.