Diplomats Go 2-0 on Senior Day

Diplomats Go 2-0 on Senior Day

LANCASTER, Pa. - Franklin & Marshall's No. 15 ranked men's squash team handled No. 58 Johns Hopkins with a 9-0 blanking before dropping No. 25 Dickinson for the second time this season off an 8-1 triumph on Saturday in Mayser.

The Diplomats improved to 14-5 on the season.

Before the start of the match against Johns Hopkins, F&M honored its four-member senior class of Samm Fulton, Ricardo Machado, Frank Murray, and Silvio Soom

By the Numbers (Johns Hopkins)

Each of the nine matchups results in straight-game sweeps for F&M. Allen Tompkins was particularly dominant from No. 6 with wins of 11-2, 11-0, 11-0. 

The Results (Johns Hopkins)

1. Silvio Soom (FMCM) def. Michael Tritsch (JHU) 11-3, 11-1, 11-3
2. Aryan Parekh (FMCM) def. William Daniel (JHU) 11-1, 11-1, 11-3
3. Matthew Dukarm (FMCM) def. Adam Osman (JHU) 11-1, 11-2, 11-3
4. King Bassett (FMCM) def. Nathan Safran (JHU) 11-3, 11-3, 11-2
5. Ricardo Machado (FMCM) def. Robin Xue (JHU) 11-3, 11-2, 11-1
6. Allen Tompkins (FMCM) def. John Schindler (JHU) 11-2, 11-0, 11-0
7. Samm Fulton (FMCM) def. Amith Umesh (JHU) 11-1, 11-1, 11-0
8. Frank Murray (FMCM) def. David Paik (JHU) 11-0, 11-2, 11-1
9. Brahm Brooks (FMCM) def. Jack Klein (JHU) 11-1, 11-2, 11-3

By the Numbers (Dickinson)

Seven of the Diplomats' wins came by 3-0 sweeps. F&M's lone defeat occurred at the No. 1 position on the ladder with the Diplomats cruising in the No.'s 2-9 contests.

The Results (Dickinson)

1. Alex Wattles (DC) def. Shams Abbas (FMCM) 11-8, 12-10, 2-11, 11-4
2. Silvio Soom (FMCM) def. Tanay Murdia (DC) 11-3, 11-5, 11-7
3. Yannis Senkel (FMCM) def. Andrew Strudwick (DC) 11-6, 10-12, 11-4, 11-6
4. Aryan Parekh (FMCM) def. Graham Henderson (DC) 11-4, 11-3, 11-4
5. Boden Polikoff (FMCM) def. Zachary Hopllander (DC) 11-3, 11-6, 11-4
6. Matthew Dukarm (FMCM) def. Adil Tibrawalla (DC) 11-6, 11-7, 11-6
7. King Bassett (FMCM) def. Frederick Cisse (DC) 11-4, 11-3, 11-4
8. Ricardo Machado (FMCM) def. Ben Gamma (DC) 11-1, 11-6, retired
9. Samm Fulton (FMCM) def. MJ Tricolli (DC) 11-4, 11-1, 11-3

Up Next

F&M closes out its regular season tomorrow with a 2:00 p.m. matchup on the road against No. 13 Navy.