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No. 7 Men's Squash Drops Match to No. 3 Yale, 6-3

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Junior Alex Kurth     By Doug Austin
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HANOVER, N.H. – Just over one week after losing to third-ranked Yale at home, 6-3, the Bulldogs defeated seventh-ranked Dartmouth men's squash on Saturday, 6-3, in the consolation bracket of the Potter Cup (A Division).

The Big Green (9-8) won at the top two spots and earned a win at the No. 8 position. At the top spot, junior Chris Hanson (Greenwich, Conn.) bested Kenneth Chan, 9-11, 11-9, 11-2, 11-8. Senior Nick Sisodia (Chicago, Ill.) earned an 11-6, 11-8, 11-8 victory at second singles. The third win came from junior Alex Kurth (Tenafly, N.J.) who beat Joseph Roberts in the No. 8 spot, 11-8, 3-11, 11-2, 11-7.

Yale (15-2) won third through seventh singles, but Dartmouth senior Luke Lee (Seoul, Korea) almost pulled out a victory in the third position. Lee fell to John Roberts, 4-11, 11-8, 12-10, 9-11, 11-6.

The Big Green finish their play at the Potter Cup (A Division) on Sunday when they play Franklin & Marshall in the seventh-place match at 3 p.m. on Sunday.

No. Yale Dartmouth Score Result
1S Chan,Kenneth Hanson,Christopher R. 9-11,11-9,11-2,11-8 Dartmouth College
2S Dodd,Richard W. Sisodia,Nicholas S 11-6,11-8,11-8 Dartmouth College
3S Roberts,John J Lee,Luke J 4-11,11-8,12-10,9-11,11-6 Yale University
4S Dowd,Ryan D Jung,Christopher A 8-11,11-3,11-3,11-4 Yale University
5S Martin,Neil Maycock,Robert W G 11-9,11-8,11-5 Yale University
6S Berner,Robert L. Wetherill,Stephen H. 11-2,11-8,12-10 Yale University
7S Clayman,Samuel W Pease,Fletcher 5-11,18-16,11-7,11-7 Yale University
8S Roberts,Joseph L Kurth,Alex S. 11-8,3-11,11-2,11-8 Dartmouth College
9S Caine,Eric B O'Toole,Brian F 11-9,14-12,13-11 Yale University
10S Shleifer,Sam Mistras,Michael C. 0-11,0-11,11-0,11-0,11-0 Dartmouth College