LANCASTER, Pa. – Sanjay Jeeva of the men's squash team and Sherilyn Yang of the women's side will represent Franklin & Marshall at this weekend's Collegiate Squash Association (CSA) Individual Championships.
The three-day tournament will be held in Washington, D.C. at George Washington University and the Squash on Fire Club, beginning this Friday.
Both competitors earned a place in their respective sport's B Division bracket with Jeeva taking part in the Molloy Cup: B Division East as the No. 4 seed and Yang earning an entry into the Holleran Cup: B Division North as the No. 3 seed.
Friday, March 2:
Men's B and Women's B Round of 16 & Quarterfinals | 9:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m. | GWU & Squash on Fire
Saturday, March 3:
Men's B and Women's B Semifinals | 1:00 p.m.-5:30 p.m. | Squash on Fire
Sunday, March 4:
Men's B and Women's B Finals | 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | Squash on Fire
Championship Format: At the CSA Individual Championships, student-athletes are placed into two divisions, A and B. The top 10 of 16 in Division A will be named First Team All-Americans, while the other six from Division A and the top four finishers in the Division B brackets will be Second Team All-Americans.
How Jeeva Got Here: Jeeva took the court as F&M's No. 1 in all 20 of the team's matches, accumulating nine wins. The sophomore secured victories in each of his three matches at last weekend's CSA Team Championships, including a 3-0 sweep against No. 18 Bates.
A Look at the Bracket: Jeeva opens action at the Individual Championships on Friday at 11:30 a.m. with his opening match against Graham Bonnell of Bates at Squash. The Championship match is slated for Sunday at 11:00 a.m. Each of the bracket's matches take place at Squash on Fire.
How Yang Got Here: Yang makes her third career appearance at the CSA Championships. The senior has held down the No. 1 spot in the lineup throughout 2017-18, accumulating a team-leading 11-8 record. She heads into the weekend as a winner of her last two matches and has six victories in her last 10 contests.
A Look at the Bracket: Yang opens competition on Friday at 9:40 a.m. with her first match of the tournament against Virginia's Diane Tyson. The Championship match is set for Sunday at 10:15 a.m. Each of the bracket's matches take place at Squash on Fire.