Squash Defeated By George Washington on Final Day of CSA Team Championship

Henry Martin hits the squash ball during at match played at MIT.
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THE BASICS:

- Score: No. 14 George Washington 6, No. 16 MIT 3

- Records: No. 16 MIT (14-10); No. 14 George Washington (10-13)

- Location: Cambridge, Mass. (Zesiger Sports and Fitness Center)

- The Lead: MIT squash fell to No. 14 George Washington University, 6-3, as the Engineers wrapped up the 2020 College Squash Association (CSA) Team National Championship today at home.

HOW IT HAPPENED:

- MIT's three points came from Henry Martin (Brooklyn, N.Y.), Keith Lamp (Short Hills, N.J.) and Robert Williamson (Weston, Mass.) at positions three, six and eight, respectively. All three defeated their opponents in four sets Martin topped Jaime Oakley 11-8, 11-3, 6-11, 11-6, Lamp topped Lucas Stauffer 13-11, 11-5, 8-11, 11-7 and Williamson defeated Abbas Saeed 11-4, 6-11, 11-5, 11-5.

- George Washington won three of its six points in straight sets at positions one, four and nine.

- MIT's Matt McManus (Philadelphia, Pa.) played a tight match with Juan Laguna at position seven, but fell by scores of 7-11, 11-6, 7-11, 11-9, 11-7.

UP NEXT:

- MIT will be back in action next weekend at the CSA Individual National Championship which will take place in Philadelphia, Pa. Selections will be officially released later this week.

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