Middlebury

Men's Squash Earns Best Finish

February 6, 2011

The Panther men’s squash team finished third at the NESCAC Championship, advancing to the semifinal round. The third place finish was the highest for the Panthers in the five-year history of the tournament. 15th-ranked Middlebury cruised to an 8-1 win over #18 Amherst in the quarterfinals, before falling 8-1 to top-ranked Trinity in a semifinal contest. The Panthers bounced back to top #14 Bates 6-3 in the third place match.

Junior Valentin Quan (La Libertad, El Salvador) went 2-1 for the Panthers in the #1 slot on the weekend. Also going 2-1 were junior Addi DiSesa (Wynnewood, Pa.), sophomores Jay Dolan (Wareham, Mass.) and Spencer Hurst (Greenwich, Conn.), along with rookies Parker Hurst (Greenwich, Conn.) and Cooper Redpath (Sanibel Island, Fla.).

Middlebury  def.  Bates   6-3

February 6

1. MIDD - Valentin Quan def. M. Katz (ba)

(6), 5, 5, 8

2. MIDD - Jay Dolan def. N. Echeverria (ba)

6, 8, 3

3. MIDD -  Parker Hurst def. K. Muldoon (ba)

(8), 2, 3, 4

4. ba -  B. Burns def.  Brian Cady (Midd)

7, 8, 6

5. MIDD - Spencer Hurst def. P. Williams (ba)

7, 4, (6), (11), 9

6. ba -  R.J. Keating def. Will Moore (Midd)

6, (4), (11), 9, 7

7. MIDD -  Cooper Redpath def. D.R. Lee (ba)

(5), 9, 6, (7), 4

8. MIDD -  Addi DiSesa def. D. Compton (ba)

(9), (9), 6, 8, 1

9. ba -  W. Cabot def. Chris Ivsin (Midd)

(9), 4, 6, 4

Exh.  ba -  M. Marchissotto def. Will Piekos (Midd)     (8), 5, 5, 5

Trinity def.  Middlebury    8-1

February 5

1. TRIN -  V. Malhorta def. Valentin Quan (Midd)

8, 9, 1

2. TRIN -  P. Sharma def. Jay Dolan (Midd)

(7), 4, 5, 3

3. TRIN -  A. Vargas def. Parker Hurst (Midd)

2, 4, 3

4. TRIN -  C. Binnie def. Brian Cady (Midd)

7, 8, 1

5. TRIN -  R. Lim def. Spencer Hurst (Midd)

3, 1, 8

6. TRIN -  R. Hergeth def. Will Moore (Midd)

2, 2, 3

7. TRIN -  M. Mackin def. Cooper Redpath (Midd)

3, 4, 4

8. TRIN -  W. Burchfield def. Addi DiSesa (Midd)

8, 8, 9

9. MIDD -  Chris Ivsin def. M. Bullen (trin)

3, 8, 5

Exh. MIDD -  Will Piekos def. J. Smith:   3-0

Middlebury  def.  Amherst  8-1

February 5

1. MIDD - Valentin Quan def. A. Kriete (amh)

(7), (9), 9, 5, 3

2. MIDD - Jay Dolan   def. B. Warner (amh)

7, (13), 6, 4

3. MIDD -  Parker Hurst def. C. Quintin (amh)

4, (8), 6, 2

4. MIDD - Brian Cady  def.  K. Cecala (amh)

9, 6, 5

5. MIDD - Spencer Hurst def. T. Rapisarda (amh)

8, 2, 4

6. MIDD - Will Moore def. S. Severson (amh)

(10), 7, 7, 7

7. MIDD - Cooper Redpath def. D. Kerr (amh)

(7), 4, 12, 11

8. MIDD -  Addi DiSesa   def. T. Lavine (amh)

(8), 6, 4, 7

9. amh -  M. Arnold def. Chris Ivsin (Midd)

(5), 11, 8, (9), 7

Exh.  MIDD - Will Piekos def. R. Quan (amh):   7, 6, 9