WILLIAMSTOWN, MA - The Williams men's squash team returned to the Simon Squash Center to take on Colby for the last of a NESCAC three-match weekend. Showing depth throughout the lineup, the Ephs quickly went up 3-0 thanks to three-game wins from Will Ruggiero '19 (#9) and A.J. Solecki '21 (#6). Wyatt Khosrowshahi '21 (#3) was pushed to four games and iced out his opponent with a 15-13 win in the fourth game.
Anand Butler '19 (#8) defeated his opponent in three games while Krish Bhavnani '22 (#5) dropped the third game before shutting down his opponent 11-2 in the fourth. Carl Shuck '20 (#2) was on the verge of closing out his match in three games but a couple of mistakes cost him the third and fourth games before a clinical close in the fifth game at 11-8, making the score 6-0.
Co-Captain Ben Eisenberg '19 (#7) and William Means '20 (#4) were in jeopardy of losing a tie break first game but handled the pressure well and proceeded to three-game victories. In the last match of the day, co-captain John Fitzgerald '19 (#1) had a brief setback losing the first game but came back strong to win in four games, making the final score 9-0 Ephs.
Men's Squash will be on the road from next Friday through Sunday to play F&M, Navy, University of Virginia, and George Washington University.
|Williams College||Rating||Colby College||Rating||Winner's Score||Winner||Status|
|1S||Fitzgerald, John C||5.46592||Gross, Elliot A.||5.12003||8-11,11-5,11-6,11-3||Williams College||C|
|2S||Shuck, Carl W.||5.4334||Spafford, Alex||5.18262||11-5,11-7,11-13,10-12,11-8||Williams College||C|
|3S||Khosrowshahi, Wyatt||5.24301||Holding, Chase||5.20331||14-12,11-6,9-11,15-13||Williams College||C|
|4S||Means, William W||5.28705||Kurtin, Alexander||5.03999||15-13,11-9,11-7||Williams College||C|
|5S||Bhavnani, Krish S||5.23851||Brodo, Jason D.||4.86393||11-7,11-2,10-12,11-2||Williams College||C|
|6S||Solecki, A.J.||5.27449||Santoro, Ryan||5.01717||11-5,13-11,11-1||Williams College||C|
|7S||Eisenberg, Ben R.||5.07186||Burt, Tyler B||4.88769||12-10,11-8,11-8||Williams College||C|
|8S||Butler, Anand M.||5.04351||Beauregard, Charlie||4.85328||11-9,11-4,14-12||Williams College||C|
|9S||Ruggiero, Will||5.01115||Voldman, Duda||4.65336||11-1,11-7,11-7||Williams College||C|