Middlebury

Men's Squash Returns From Nationals

February 17, 2008

The Panther men's squash team took part in the nationals for the first time as a varsity sport. The event took place at Harvard over weekend with 55 teams taking part. Middlebury was ranked 21st and was the fifth seed in the eight-team "C" flight. The Panthers took on fourth-seeded Hamilton in a first-round match-up on Friday and came away with a 6-3 loss. Middlebury then went to the back-draw, where they were defeated 5-4 by Wesleyan and Denison.

Hamilton 6, Middlebury 3
Midd. Ham. Winner Scores
1 J. P. Sardi John Dewitt H 4-9 6-9 10-8 9-3 9-4
2 B. Cady Ben Clayman H 9-2 9-2 9-0
3 G. McMorriss Mario Magana M 9-5 9-2 9-6
4 E. Jia Jonathan Peters H 9-0 10-8 10-8
5 W. Carroll Brett Morell M 7-9 9-2 9-1 9-3
6 S. Keyes Sander Doucette H 9-7 10-8 9-7
7 M. Wood Rick Munschauer M 9-1 7-9 9-2 9-5
8 J. Davidson James Hogan H 9-3 9-5 9-10 9-5
9 W. Piekos Henry Lee H 9-4 8-10 3-9 9-3 9-4
Wesleyan 5, Middlebury 4
Midd. Wes. Winner Scores
1 J. P. Sardi Robert Broadfoot W 9-4 9-6 5-9 9-1
2 B. Cady Matt Candal W 9-1 4-9 9-5 9-4
3 G. McMorriss Evan Lodge M 9-3 6-9 9-4 9-3
4 E. Jia Daniel Charness M 9-4 9-2 9-6
5 W. Carroll Benjie Messinger-Barnes W 9-2 9-7 8-10 10-8
6 S. Keyes Jonathan Golden W 9-10 9-10 9-3 9-1 9-2
7 M. Wood Dale Kobrin M 9-1 9-3 5-9 9-0
8 J. Davidson Nate Fowles M 9-5 2-9 9-6 9-5
9 W. Piekos Tyler Snell W 9-2 9-2 4-9 9-5
Denison 5, Middlebury 4
Midd. Denison Winner Scores
1 J. P. Sardi Asad Khan D 9-2 9-7 9-0
2 B. Cady Bilal Khan D 9-5 9-3 9-1
3 G. McMorriss Ned Marks D 9-7 9-2 9-0
4 E. Jia Joran Diwan D 9-0 9-6 9-3
5 W. Carroll Drew Snell M 9-3 1-9 9-1 9-2
6 S. Keyes Mike MacDonald D 2-9 9-2 9-4 9-0
7 M. Wood Henry Robb M 9-2 9-0 9-5
8 J. Davidson Griffin Merrill M 9-5 9-1 9-5
9 W. Piekos Nathan Hobrath M 9-1 7-9 9-5 9-3