Friday the No. 3-ranked Yale men’s squash team took down No. 6 Rochester by a score of 5-4 in the first round of the CSA Team Championships. With the win, the Bulldogs advance to the tournament semifinals, where they will face No. 2 Trinity.
Eric Caine’s clutch performances have helped the Men’s Squash team win 12 of their first 13 matches. Caine, voted captain for the 2013-14 season, clinched a 5-4 Bulldog victory over Princeton this past weekend. Eric Caine, a junior economic major in Davenport College, is this week’s Total Mortgage Athlete of the Week.
After big wins at No. 7 Princeton and No. 10 Penn last weekend, the No. 3-ranked men’s squash team will close out its season with an Ivy League title on the line. The Bulldogs are 12-1 (4-0 Ivy), their only loss coming on Jan. 22 against No. 1 Trinity.
The No. 3 Yale Bulldogs ended their weekend in exciting fashion Sunday with a 5-4 victory over the No. 7 Princeton Tigers. Despite facing an early deficit, the Elis fought hard against their Ivy League rivals and ground out a narrow victory.
The No. 3 Yale Bulldogs triumphed 5-4 against No. 4 St. Lawrence in the Brady Friday night, handing the Saints their first loss of the season.
St. Lawrence (8-1) came into the game looking to climb in the rankings, but the Bulldogs (8-1) rallied after Wednesday’s close loss to No. 1 Trinity and asserted their position as one of the top three teams in the country.
The No. 3-ranked Yale men’s squash team has a big week on its plate: the Bulldogs will face the nation’s top team, Trinity, Wednesday, before taking on No. 4 St. Lawrence on Friday and then rounding out the week Saturday with matches against No. 9 Western Ontario and No. 14 Navy.
The No. 4-ranked Yale men's squash team will kick off its fall season Friday with a pair of matches in the Bay State. The Bulldogs will face No. 22 Amherst before continuing their campaign at No. 11 Williams.
Yale men’s squash coach Dave Talbott is excited about the quality of his incoming freshman class. Thomas Dembinsky (New Haven), Liam McClintock (Boston), and Kah Wah Cheong (Malaysia) will be joining the program this fall.