HANOVER, N.H. – The No. 10 Dartmouth men’s squash team dropped a tight decision to No. 13 Penn on Saturday afternoon, 5-4, at the Berry Squash Courts.

The Big Green move to 1-3 overall and 0-2 in Ivy League play, while the Quakers improved to 4-0 on the year and 1-0 in Ancient Eight action.

Each of the top four players were victorious and earned points for Dartmouth, but the bottom five each fell as Penn escaped with the win.

Nicholas Harrington, Kyle Martino and Fletcher Pease all earned 3-1 victories for the Big Green at the No. 1, No. 3 and No. 4 spots, respectively. Chris Jung topped Tyler Odell, 3-0 at No. 2. Jung and Pease have now won two straight matches for Dartmouth.

At the No. 8 spot, Bayard Kuensell dropped a five-set heartbreaker. After taking a 2-1 edge over Jack Maine, Kuensell fell in the final two games.

The Big Green men wrap up the weekend of Ivy play tomorrow, Jan. 12, hosting No. 7 Princeton. The match is set to begin at 12 p.m.

PENN 5, DARTMOUTH 4
Nicholas Harrington beat Liam Quinn 3-1, 11-4 11-13 11-9 11-2
Chris Jung beat Tyler Odell 3-0, 11-8 11-8 11-7
Kyle Martino beat August Frank 3-1, 9-11 11-6 12-10 11-2
Fletcher Pease beat Derek Chilvers 3-1, 11-13 11-9 11-4 11-4
James Fisch lost to Rahil Fazelbhoy 0-3, 9-11 5-11 8-11
Michael Mistras lost to Michael Mutscheller 1-3, 11-8 9-11 3-11 8-11
Mark Funk lost to George Lemmon 0-3, 3-11 8-11 9-11
Bayard Kuensell lost to Jack Maine 2-3, 11-3 12-14 11-6 3-11 9-11
George Henderson lost to John Dudzik 1-3, 10-12 4-11 11-9 10-12
Glen Brickman beat Benton Turner 3-0, 11-5 11-5 11-7