No. 19 GW Men's Squash Tops Georgetown, 9-0, in Season Opener

GW swept Georgetown, 9-0, in Friday's season opener.

Nov. 8, 2013

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WASHINGTON - The No. 19-ranked George Washington men's squash team opened its 2013-14 campaign with a 9-0 sweep of Georgetown on Friday evening at the Matthew J. Grossman Squash Courts at Lerner Health & Wellness Center.

GW (1-0) won seven of its nine matches in straight sets and had six different newcomers record victories in their collegiate debuts.

The freshmen duo of Andres de Frutos and Nicolas Valderrama, playing at No. 1 and No. 2 on the ladder, respectively, each swept their opponents in three sets to set the tone at the top of the lineup.

Sophomore James Reiss, playing at No. 3, easily dispatched Austen Dixon, 11-6, 11-4, 11-3.

Sophomore Reid Breck, who led the Colonials with 19 victories as a freshman, followed suit and recorded an 11-5, 11-8, 11-1 win over Samuel Patterson at No. 4.

Freshman Auguste Boova was pushed to four sets at No. 7 before earning his first collegiate victory. Classmate Dillon Halloran was also pushed to the brink, before rallying for a five-set victory at No. 8.

Also recording victories in their debuts were freshmen Josh Marks at No. 5 and Ari Bental at No. 8.

Junior David Moxley rounded out the Colonials' lineup with a 11-4, 11-5, 11-5 win over William Paolella at No. 6.



The Colonials return to action on Nov. 17 with a doubleheader against Hobart and Johns Hopkins in Annapolis, Md.

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