Jeffs Drop Weekend Pair to Yale, Princeton

February 18, 2001

HARTFORD, CT - The Amherst College men's squash team dropped a pair of matches over the weekend, falling to visiting Yale University by an 8-1 final on Saturday, before dropping a 9-0 decision to Princeton University at Trinity College on Sunday. The lone match winner for the Jeffs all weekend was senior captain Addison West (Haverford, PA), who won a five-gave marathon at first-flight over Yale's Chris Olsen on Saturday. 

The two matches were the last of the 2000-01 regular season for Amherst, who finished with a 6-9 record and a No. 14 ranking in the latest National Intercollegiate Squash Racquets Association poll, released Feb. 12. 

Saturday, February 17, 2001 @ Amherst College (Amherst, Massachusetts) 
Yale University 8 - Amherst College 1 

1) Addison West (Amh.) def. Chris Olsen 10-15, 15-6, 10-15, 15-13, 15-13 
2) Peter Grote (Yale) def. Carlo Valdesolo 15-10, 15-11, 15-13 
3) Ansaul Manchanta (Yale) def. David Bauer 15-7, 15-12, 15-7 
4) Aftab Mathur (Yale) def. John Holodnak 15-11, 15-6, 15-12 
5) A.J. McCrery (Yale) def. Asad Haque 15-3, 15-4, 15-4 
6) J. Barenbaum (Yale) def. Ashley Ebersole 15-3, 15-4, 15-7 
7) Brian Smith (Yale) def. Roger Boulay 15-4, 15-5, 15-8 
8) Alex Ende (Yale) def. Sujay Desai 15-5, 15-5, 15-5 
9) Joe Cohen (Yale) def. John Brody 15-7, 15-6, 15-7 

Sunday, February 18, 2001 @ Trinity College (Hartford, Connecticut) 
Princeton University 9 - Amherst College 0 

1) D. Yik (Princeton) def. Addison West 15-9, 15-6, 15-7 
2) W. Evans (Princeton) def. Carlo Valdesolo 17-16, 15-5, 15-11 
3) E. Pearson (Princeton) def. David Bauer 15-13, 15-8, 15-5 
4) M. Sebring (Princeton) def. John Holodnak 15-6, 15-5, 15-9 
5) R. McEvoy (Princeton) def. Asad Haque 15-7, 15-7, 15-4 
6) W. Osnato (Princeton) def. Ashley Ebersole 15-0, 15-6, 15-5 
7) H. Gabel (Princeton) def. Roger Boulay 15-2, 15-8, 15-3 
8) A. Zimmerman (Princeton) def. Sujay Desai 15-4, 17-14, 15-10 
9) B. Hinshin (Princeton) def. John Brody 15-9, 15-6, 17-15