Yale Advances to National Semifinals with Win Over Dartmouth
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - The Yale men's squash team advanced to the national semifinals with an 8-1 win over Dartmouth Friday afternoon at the CSA National Championship.
The Bulldogs, seeded No. 2 in the tournament behind Trinity, will play No. 3-seeded Princeton at 3p.m. on Saturday. The Bulldogs swept spots No. 1 - No. 4, led by sophomore Hywel Robinson, senior captain Naishadh Lalwani, and sophomores Kenneth Chan and Richard Dodd, respectively.
Robinson won his match in a clean three games (11-9, 11-8, 11-5) against Dartmouth's Nicholas Sisodia. Lalwani and Dodd also won his match in three. Chan overcame a deficit in the first game to win his match in five games and deliver the point to the Bulldogs.
report by Courtney Kaplan '13, Yale Sports Publicity
|Dartmouth College||Rating||Yale University||Rating||Winner's Score||Winner||Code|
|1S||Sisodia,Nicholas S||0.000||Robinson,Hywel M.||0.000||11-9,11-8,11-5||Yale University||C|
|2S||Jung,Christopher A||0.000||Lalwani,Naishadh||0.000||11-6,11-3,11-2||Yale University||C|
|3S||Maycock,Robert W G||0.000||Chan,Kenneth||0.000||12-14,7-11,11-5,11-3,11-8||Yale University||C|
|4S||Lewis,Michael M.||0.000||Dodd,Richard W.||0.000||11-6,11-5,12-10||Yale University||C|
|5S||Lee,Luke J||0.000||Roberts,John J||0.000||8-11,11-7,11-7,6-11,11-9||Dartmouth College||C|
|6S||O' Toole,Brian F||0.000||Fulham,John||0.000||11-4,11-7,11-3||Yale University||C|
|7S||Pease,Fletcher||0.000||Dowd,Ryan D||0.000||11-4,11-2,11-0||Yale University||C|
|8S||Kurth,Alex S.||0.000||Berner,Robert L.||0.000||11-8,7-11,12-10,11-4||Yale University||C|
|9S||Wetherill,Stephen H.||0.000||Plimpton,Christopher J.S.||0.000||11-3,11-2,11-2||Yale University||C|