No. 22 Amherst Falls to No. 21 Colby, 7-2

No. 22 Amherst Falls to No. 21 Colby, 7-2

AMHERST, Mass. - The No. 22 Amherst College men's squash team fell to No. 21 Colby College, 7-2 in the consolation final of the 2016 Summers Cup (C Division) College Squash Association (CSA) Men's National Team Championship Sunday morning at Yale University.

RECORDS
Amherst (6-10)
Colby (11-7)

MATCH HIGHLIGHTS

  • Amherst received victories from the third position by David Merkel '16 who defeated his opponent, 3-1 (6-11, 11-9, 11-4, 11-4).
  • Michael Groot '17 added a 3-0 sweep from the seventh position with scores of 11-8, 11-5 and 11-9.
  • Noah Browne '16 was edged, 3-2 (12-10, 4-11, 11-8, 8-11, 12-10) from the first position in a back-and-forth match.

LINEUP
1. Noah Browne '16 (13-3)
2. Harith Khawaja '19 (4-12)
3. David Merkel '19 (7-10)
4. Cameron Bahadori '18 (7-10)
5. Darian Ehsani '17 (5-11)
6. Jeremy Van '17 (7-8)
7. Michael Groot '17 (9-5)
8. Lucas Sheiner '19 (7-10)
9. Thornton Ellis '16 (4-11)