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New Coach, New Courts, New Season: Bates Squash crushes Vassar, leaves with split results at Bowdoin

November 20, 2019

The Men’s and Women’s Squash teams opened the 2019-20 season this past week with mixed results; the women won against both Bowdoin (7-2) and Vassar (9-0), however the men lost a tight match at Bowdoin (5-4), dropping their previously held 29-match winning streak against the Polar Bears. The next d...

Squash Teams Are Confident About 2018

Sydney Beres ‘18 watches her Sam Reiss ‘18 advance the ball.  JOHN NEUFELD/THE BATES STUDENT

Max Petrie

January 24, 2018

For both the men’s and women’s squash teams, the beginning of the second half of the season has been a tough road. The women’s team has dropped three matches and won one in January, while the men have lost two and won two. In part, this could be due to the lengthy break that comes between the semes...

Squash Teams Are off to a Strong Start

Sydney Beres ‘18 watches her Sam Reiss ‘18 advance the ball.  JOHN NEUFELD/THE BATES STUDENT

Max Petrie

December 11, 2017

For the men’s squash team, the season couldn’t be off to a better start.  In four matches, they have gone 4-0, winning three by margins of 9-0 and the last 7-2.  These matches have come against Bowdoin, Connecticut College, Vassar, and Haverford.  As of right now, the team is nationally ...

Men’s squash has 3-1 week, blows out BC on Senior Night

Men’s squash has 3-1 week, blows out BC on Senior Night

Alex Henrie

January 30, 2013

As their season draws to a close, the Bates men’s squash team was back in action last week looking to rebound from a tough recent stretch of matches. Ranked fourteenth in the nation, the men took on Bowdoin on Wednesday. "I always love beating Bowdoin, it’s more than just a squash rivalry: it’s ...

Men’s squash beats Amherst, falls to Trio of Top-10 opponents

Men’s squash beats Amherst, falls to Trio of Top-10 opponents

Alex Henrie

January 23, 2013

The fourteenth-ranked men’s squash team continued its winning ways in NESCAC play last Tuesday, when they took on Amherst in a home match at the Bates Squash Center. The Bobcats dominated from start to finish, winning the match 9-0 and dropping only two games total. Ahmed Abdel Khalek won in strai...

Men’s squash looks to rebound from three game skid

Men's squash looks to rebound from three game skid

Kyle Olehnik

January 16, 2013

 After starting their season 6-1, the men’s squash team stumbled during a tough road trip on which they faced two of the top three teams in the country. It could have been the long Christmas break. It could have been the pure dominance of their post-break opponents. Whatever it was, the Bobcats men...

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