Saints men's squash team drop two matches at Dartmouth Fall Classic
The No. 10 ranked St. Lawrence University men's squash team dropped two close matches at the Dartmouth Fall Classic, being edged by host #8 Dartmouth, 5-4, on Friday night before falling to #7 Franklin & Marshall by the score of 6-3 on Saturday.
The Saints, who are now 3-3 after losing three straight matches, were led by sophomores Chris Fernandez and Duncan Maxwell, who won both of their matches on the weekend at No. 7 and No. 8, respectively.The match against Dartmouth came down to the wire as Chris Hanson closed out the night with a 3-0 win over sophomore Ibrahim Khan at the No. 1 spot to seal the win for the Big Green.
Sophomores Sebastian Riedelsheimer and junior Vir Seth earned victories at No. 3 and 4, while Fernandez and Maxwell beat their opponents at No. 7 and 8.
In Saturday's match, the Diplomats received wins at the top four sports in the lineup and No. 6 and No. 9 to earn the 6-3 victory. Junior Will Campo picked up a win at No. 5 for the Saints, while Fernandez and Maxwell won at No. 7 and 8, respectively.
The Saints have concluded their 2012 portion of this season and will be back in action after the holiday break at Cornell on Jan. 12.