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No. 9 Bulldogs Sweep No. 16 Diplomats 9-0

No. 9 Bulldogs Sweep No. 16 Diplomats 9-0

LANCASTER, Pa.—Straight off of a Friday evening win over Drexel University, the Yale men's squash team swept Franklin & Marshall 9-0 on Saturday.

The Bulldogs performed well on the road, securing six of the nine wins in just three games.

The most remarkable match of the afternoon was at the No. 5 spot, where senior captain Thomas Kingshott battled back and forth with his opponent Samm Fulton through five games. After a high-scoring 14-12 opening win for Kingshott, Fulton came back to win the second and third games. Kingshott was able to rally in the final two frames to secure the win for the Bulldogs.

Yale will build upon their successful opening weekend on Dec. 5, when they travel to Providence to take on Brown in their first League match of the season.

Report by Kate Flanders '18, Yale Sports Publicity


  Franklin and Marshall College Rating Yale University Rating Winner's Score Winner Status
1S Jeeva, Sanjay  Non-member Kochhar, Arjun  5.55492 11-8,10-12,11-9,11-8 Yale University C
2S Abbas, Shamseldeen A 5.43313 Martin, Max M 5.82222 11-8,11-6,11-8 Yale University C
3S Senkel, Yannis  5.44855 Gill, Harrison  5.91218 11-6,11-7,11-4 Yale University C
4S Soom, Silvio  5.41741 Broadwater, Pierson R. 5.54471 11-7,11-6,11-3 Yale University C
5S Fulton, Samm  5.22161 Kingshott, Thomas  5.59821 14-12,3-11,9-11,12-10,11-3 Yale University C
6S Polikoff, Boden B. 5.21501 McCafferty, Calvin  5.52379 11-9,11-6,8-11,11-4 Yale University C
7S Machado, Ricardo A. 5.16387 pandole, yohan  5.57508 11-8,11-8,11-9 Yale University C
8S Bassett, Kingman  5.02365 Losty, James  5.41922 12-10,11-8,11-2 Yale University C
9S Murray, Frank H. 4.74869 Rhee, Jacob  5.62366 11-4,11-3,11-4 Yale University C