Ephs Upset by MIT

Carl Shuck '20
Carl Shuck '20

NEW HAVEN, CT - The Ephs took on MIT in the Summers Cup semi-final this morning at Yale's Squash Center. In a rematch from last week where the Ephs won 7-2 at home, the MIT engineers had all the momentum from the start. The Ephs trailed 2-1 from the opening round of matches after Carl Shuck '20 (#3) and Krish Bhavnani '22 (#6) fell in three and four games, respectively.

Co-Captain Ben Eisenberg '19 (#9) added a point for the Ephs after pulling out a five game marathon match. The Ephs increased the deficit after Wyatt Khosrowshahi '21 (#2) and Co-Captain John Fitzgerald '19 (#1) fell in three and four games respectively. 

David Pincus '20 (#8) lost shortly after in five games, giving MIT a 5-1 lead but the Ephs captured another point after Jacob Bassil '22 (#5) pulled out another epic win. Will Means '20 (#4) and A.J. Solecki '21 (#7) both fell in a five games, making the score 7-2 MIT. 

The Ephs will face Middlebury in another rematch between the two rivals tomorrow at 11:00am. 

  Williams College Rating MIT Rating Winner's Score Winner Status
1S Fitzgerald, John C 5.54253 Sanger, Aman  5.60315 7-11,12-10,13-11,11-7 MIT C
2S Khosrowshahi, Wyatt  5.35004 O'Connor, Joe C. 5.32633 11-5,11-5,11-9 MIT C
3S Shuck, Carl W. 5.39949 Martin, Henry  5.34248 11-6,14-12,11-3 MIT C
4S Means, William W 5.32017 Kukadia, Vedaant  5.27726 12-10,11-7,5-11,7-11,11-4 MIT C
5S Bassil, Jacob  5.34241 Wu, William  5.33149 10-12,12-10,8-11,11-9,11-7 Williams College C
6S Bhavnani, Krish S 5.26061 Lamp, Keith  5.34119 8-11,11-5,12-10,11-9 MIT C
7S Solecki, A.J.  5.35 Levin, Brad A. 5.1199 9-11,12-10,13-11,4-11,11-9 MIT C
8S Pincus, David  5.17051 Das, Neel  4.95819 11-6,11-9,8-11,5-11,11-6 MIT C
9S Eisenberg, Ben R. 5.11958 Williamson, Robert  5.01453 8-11,11-8,11-8,2-11,11-5 Williams College C