Men's Squash Finishes Fourth At NESCAC Tourney

The Panther men's squash team ended the weekend in fourth place overall at the NESCAC Tournament hosted by Hamilton. Middlebury fell by a score of 6-3 on Sunday to Bates, moving to 8-8 on the season. The Panthers return to action at the singles nationals taking place from February 6-9.

Middlebury dropped the top four matches on Sunday, with Wyatt French at #5 and Will Hanley in the ninth spot earning 3-0 wins. Reed Palmer was the team's other victor, picking up a 3-1 win at #8.

Bates 6, Middlebury 3
02/02/2014 at Clinton, N.Y. (Little Squash Center) 

Singles competition
1. Ahmed Abdel Khalek (BATES) def. Parker Hurst (MIDD) 11-8, 11-4, 11-4
2. Ahmed Sherif Hatata (BATES) def. Andrew Jung (MIDD) 11-5, 11-4, 11-9
3. Kristian Muldoon (BATES) def. Andrew Cadienhead (MIDD) 11-4, 11-6, 11-4
4. Nabil Saleem (BATES) def. Will Moore (MIDD) 8-11, 11-6, 11-7, 11-6
5. Wyatt French (MIDD) def. Andy Cannon (BATES) 11-6, 12-10, 11-7
6. Caran Arora (BATES) def. Harrison Croll (MIDD) 11-7, 12-10, 2-11, 11-2
7. Darrius Campbell (BATES) def. Robert Galluccio (MIDD) 13-11, 11-7, 13-11
8. Reed Palmer (MIDD) def. Niam Olumi (BATES) 11-6, 11-7, 6-11, 11-4
9. Will Hanley (MIDD) def. Carlos Ames (BATES) 11-6, 11-6, 11-5
Exh. Ben Krant (MIDD) def. Jason Shrubb (BATES) 11-8, 14-12, 9-11, 7-11, 11-5