Men's Squash Matches Best Start Since 2007 With Weekend Sweep

Men's Squash Matches Best Start Since 2007 With Weekend Sweep

MIDDLETOWN, Conn. – The Bowdoin College men's squash team picked up two more wins over the weekend, beating Hamilton and Wesleyan by 9-0 scores to improve to 4-0 for the first time since 2007.

The Polar Bears (4-0) are currently ranked 24th in the nation. The start matches the best for Bowdoin since 2007 when they also began the year with a 4-0 record.

Weekend Highlights

  • Bowdoin took care of business handily on both days, opening with eight 3-0 wins against Hamilton on Saturday.
  • Deven Kanwal rallied from an 0-1 deficit to win 3-1 at the number one position, and the Polar Bears got 3-0 victories from John Milligan, Carson Claar, Adham Sobhy, Tyler Shonrock, Henry Somerby, Gannon Leech, Drew Clark and Ishaan George to complete the triumph.
  • It was a similar story on Sunday against Wesleyan, with Kanwal capturing a 3-2 win at the top spot, followed by eight 3-0 wins for the rest of the lineup in the same order as Saturday's victory.

Up Next

  • Bowdoin is off until December 7 when they play Tufts at Harvard at 1:00 p.m.