Jeeva Bows Out in CSA Semifinals

Jeeva Bows Out in CSA Semifinals

PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Sanjay Jeeva concluded play at the CSA Individual Championships on Saturday afternoon with a tough 3-2 loss in the Semifinals of the Molloy Cup: B Division North bracket.

Facing off against Adhitya Raghavan of Princeton, Jeeva got off to a strong start with his 11-8 win in the opening fame. Raghavan evened the contest with an 11-4 win in the second before Jeeva bested his opponent with a tight 13-11 victory in the third. However, Raghavan rattled off two straight frames with wins of 11-6 and 11-4 to clinch the match.

Jeeva went 2-1 at the Tournament and fell just one match shy of vying for the bracket's Title. The winner of the Molloy Cup: B Division North will be named a Second Team All-American.

The Results

Molloy Cup: North
Day 1
16 - Sanjay Jeeva (Franklin & Marshall) def. Alex Wattles (Dickinson) 11-3, 11-6, 11-6
QF - Sanjay Jeeva (Franklin & Marshall) def. Samuel Epley (Dartmouth) 11-5, 9-11, 11-5, 11-4
Day 2
SF - Adhitya Raghavan (Princeton) def. Sanjay Jeeva (Franklin & Marshall) 8-11, 11-4, 11-13, 11-6, 11-4