No. 15 Men's Squash Drops 6-3 Decision to No. 16 Navy
Colonials Head North For Busy Weekend in New England
Jan. 16, 2013
WASHINGTON - The No. 15 George Washington men's squash team won two of three matches in the top third of the ladder but ultimately fell to No. 16 Navy, 6-3, on Wednesday evening at the Matthew J. Grossman Squash Courts at Lerner Health & Wellness Center.
GW (7-3) got straight-set wins from senior Omar Sobhy and freshman Ahmed Abdel-Latif at the Nos. 2 and 3 positions on the ladder, respectively. Sobhy cruised 11-7, 11-6, 11-7 over James Kacergis at No. 2 and Abdel-Latif won by identical set scores over Hunter Bouchard at No. 3.
Freshman Reid Breck continued his impressive freshman campaign, running his individual record to a perfect 10-0 after knocking of John Richey at No. 6, 8-11, 11-4, 11-8, 11-6.
Freshman James Reiss was nearly victorious against Hunter Beck at No. 4 after taking a 2-0 lead, but ultimately fell 7-11, 8-11, 12-10, 11-3, 12-10.
The Colonials head north to New Haven, Conn., this weekend for a quartet of matches against ranked opponents. GW will face No. 12 Williams (11:30 a.m.) and No. 9 Columbia (5 p.m.) on Saturday and No. 4 Cornell (10 a.m.) and No. 17 Middlebury (5 p.m.) on Sunday.