Three Saints advance in men's squash main draw at Nationals
Friday, March 1, 2013 - 10:13 pm

Three members of the St. Lawrence University men's squash team advanced in the main draw of individual nationals in Hartford, CT on Friday.

In the Pool Division (A), Amr Khaled Khalifa went 2-0 on the day to advance to tomorrow's quarterfinals. He opened with a 3-0 victory over Johan Detter of TrinityIbrahim Khan earned a 3-2 victory to advance to the round of 16 at nationals. Photo by Tara Freeman.Ibrahim Khan earned a 3-2 victory to advance to the round of 16 at nationals. Photo by Tara Freeman. (11-6, 11-7, 11-8) and followed that up with a win over Harvard's Brandon McLaughlin, 3-0 (12-10, 11-3, 11-5). He will faceTyler Osborne of Princetonat 1:30pm tomorrow afternoon.

In the Molloy Division (B), Sebastian Riedelsheimer and Ibrahim Khan both advance to tomorrow's matches in the round of 16. Riedelsheimer swept Middlebury's Parker Hurst in the second round (11-8, 11-2, 11-8) after receiving a bye in the first round. Khan, who also received a first round bye, earned a hard-fought 3-2 victory over Ibrahim Bakir of Drexel (8-11, 11-8, 11-9, 3-11, 11-9).

Kyle Ogilvy swept Kristian Muldoon of Bates (13-11, 11-6, 11-6) in the round of 64 before falling to Navy's Andrew McGuinness by the scores of 11-8, 17-15, 11-8.

Pool Division (A)

32: Amr Khaled Khalifa (SLU) def. Johan Detter (Trinity) 3-0 (11-6, 11-7, 11-8)

16: Amr Khaled Khalifa (SLU) def. Brandon McLaughlin (Harvard) 3-0 (12-10, 11-3, 11-5)

Q: Amr Khaled Khalifa (SLU) vs. Tyler Osborne (Princeton) 3/2 1:30pm

Molloy Division (B)

64: Kyle Ogilvy (SLU) def. Kristian Muldoon (Bates) 3-0 (13-11, 11-6, 11-6)

64: Sebastian Riedelsheimer (SLU) vs. BYE

64: Ibrahim Khan (SLU) vs. BYE

32: Andrew McGuinness (Navy) def. Kyle Ogilvy (SLU) 3-0 (11-8, 17-15, 11-8)

32: Sebastian Riedelsheimer (SLU) def. Parker Hurst (Middlebury) 3-0 (11-8, 11-2, 11-8)

32: Ibrahim Khan (SLU) def. Ibrahim Bakir (Drexel) 3-2 (8-11, 11-8, 11-9, 3-11, 11-9)

16: Ibrahim Khan (SLU) vs. Karm Kumar (Rochester) 3/2 11:30am

16: Sebastian Riedelsheimer (SLU) vs. John Steele (Wesleyan) 3/2 11:30am

Second Round Consolation:

C1: Kyle Ogilvy (SLU) def. Moustafa Hamada (Trinity) Default

CQ: Kyle Ogilvy (SLU) vs. C. Garza or I Bakir