Diplomats Blank Colby

Diplomats Blank Colby

LANCASTER, Pa. - With eight sweeps in nine matchups, Franklin & Marshall's No. 17 ranked men's squash team made short work of No. 26 Colby with a 9-0 shutout on Friday afternoon in Lancaster.

The Diplomats improved to 8-3 overall on the year while the Mules dropped to 3-7.

By the Numbers 

Each of the top eight spots on the ladder went to F&M by way of three-game sweeps. King Bassett was particularly dominant at No. 7 with an 11-2, 11-3, 11-2 trouncing.

F&M has now won 14-consecutive matches against the Mules and hold a 19-1 record in the all-time series. 

The Results

1. Sanjay Jeeva (FMCM) def. Elliot Gross (COLBY) 11-7, 11-9, 11-7
2. Silvio Soom (FMCM) def. Alex Spafford (COLBY) 11-3, 11-6, 11-6
3. Aryan Parekh (FMCM) def. Chase Holding (COLBY) 11-2, 11-5, 11-7
4. Yannis Senkel (FMCM) def. Alex Kurtin (COLBY) 11-7, 11-4, 11-8
5. Boden Polikoff (FMCM) def. Jason Brodo (COLBY) 11-5, 11-6, 11-8
6. Matthew Dukarm (FMCM) def. Ryan Santoro (COLBY) 11-7, 15-13, 11-6
7. King Bassett (FMCM) def. Tyler Burt (COLBY) 11-2, 11-3, 11-2
8. Allen Tompkins (FMCM) def. Charlie Beauregard (COLBY) 11-6, 12-10, 11-4
9. Frank Murray (FMCM) def. Duda Voldman (COLBY) 9-11, 11-6, 11-5, 11-7
Exh. Brahm Brooks (FMCM) def. Kaiyu Xi (COLBY) 10-12, 13-11, 11-7, 11-6 

Win Streaks

Aryan Parekh - 8
Ricardo Machado - 5

Up Next 

The Diplomats are set for a quick turnaround as F&M returns to the courts tomorrow at 10:00 a.m., taking on No. 14 Virginia in Mayser.