|Matt Fielder was one of nine Jumbos to win on Saturday.|
BELMONT, Mass. – The No. 28 Tufts men's squash team picked up a commanding 9-0 win over No. 36 Boston University at the Belmont Hill School on Saturday afternoon. The Jumbos won in three games in all nine positions.
With the win Tufts is now 8-11 with the win.
Sophomor Raghav Kumar took the courts in the first position and picked up a three game win over Parker Tonissi, 11-3, 11-5, 11-9. In the second position, junior Alan Litman topped Zain Motiwala, 11-4, 11-1, 11-8. Junior co-captain Brett Raskopf took on Stefano Viacava in the third position and won, 11-5, 11-3, 11-2.
In the fourth spot sophomore Connor Wind faced off with Julian Lee and won in three games, 11-4, 11-1, 11-5. Senior Josh Lee and BU's Cameron Bonhurst played one of the closer matches of the day in the fifth position, as Lee won, 11-6, 11-4, 11-9. In the sixth position freshman Matt Fielder topped Shrey Shah, 11-3, 11-2, 11-2.
Senior John Patrick took on Chad Lavoie in the seventh spot and allowed Lavoie to score just four points across three games in the 11-1, 11-0, 11-3 win. Junior Imran Trehan and freshman Aryaman Pandya rounded out the Jumbos lineup in the eighth and ninth spots, respectively, and both Jumbos won by default.
The Jumbos will be back in action on Friday, February 23 when they compete in the College Squash Association Team Nationals at Harvard Friday through Sunday.