ACADEMIC INTEGRATION & COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

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Sean Hughes
Sean Hughes
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Newton Square, Pa.
High School: The Haverford School

Sophomore (2017-18)
First Team All-Ivy ... Went 14-2 (7-0 Ivy) on a squad that finished No. 2 in the nation ... Defeated Dartmouht's Toby Harding at No. 3 (Dec. 6) ... Picked up his second win of the season against MIT's Henry Martin at No. 3 (Dec. 7) ... Ousted CSA second-team All-America selection Moustafa Bayoumy in three games at spot No. 3 vs. St. Lawrence (Jan. 11) ... Topped Cornell's Perry Hanson in four games at slot No. 2 (Jan. 13) ... Defeated Columbia's Seif Attia in five games at spot No. 3 (Jan. 14) ... Victorious against Western Ontario's A. Rajagopaul, 3-0, at No. 3 (Jan. 20) ... Beat Rochester's Lawrence Kuhn, 3-0, at No. 3 (Jan. 27) ... Battled Drexel's Bransten Ming to a 3-1 win at No. 3 (Jan. 28) ... Swept Princeton's Cole Becker at No. 3 (Feb. 3) ... Defeated Penn's Marwan Mahmoud, 3-1, at No. 3 (Feb. 4) ... Swept Yale's Max Martin at No. 3 (Feb. 9) ... Swept Brown's Maximo Moyer at No. 2 (Feb. 11) ... Suffered first loss of career against Trinity's Michael Craig, 4-11, 11-6, 11-5, 5-11, 9-11, at No. 3 (Feb. 13) ... At Potter Cup Championship (Feb. 23-25): defeated Penn's Marwan Mahmoud, 3-1, at No. 3 in opening round; swept Columbia's Seif Attia, 11-7, 12-10, 11-4, at No. 3 in national semifinal; fell to Trinity's Michael Craig in four games at No. 3, 3-11, 12-10, 8-11, 13-15, in national final ... Did not compete at CSA Individual Championship.

Freshman (2016-17)
Finished a perfect 14-0 in freshman season … Went 6-0 in Ivy action, picking up wins at No. 4, 5, 6 and 8 … Picked up first collegiate win with a sweep over Drexel’s Noel Solomon at No. 8 (Jan. 13) … Cruised past Penn’s Max Reed, 3-0, at No. 8 position (Jan. 14) … Toppled Princeton’s Ben Leizman at No. 8 position, 3-0 (Jan. 15) … Earned a 3-0 win over Tufts’ Braden Chiulli at No. 3 (Jan. 21) … Collected a 3-1 victory over Lawrence Kuhn of Rochester at No. 6 (Jan. 28) … Defeated Lenard Puski of St. Lawrence at No. 6, 3-1 (Jan. 29) … Notched a 3-1 victory over Arhum Saleem of Columbia at No. 6 (Feb. 4) … Dominated against Cornell’s Alex Jung for a 3-0 sweep at No. 5 (Feb. 5) … Rolled to a 3-1 win over Affeeq Ismail of Trinity at No. 6 (Feb. 8) … Earned a 3-0 win over Brown’s Ben Caraballo at No. 4 (Feb. 11) … Helped the Crimson secure the Ivy title with a 3-0 win over Yale’s Max Martin at No. 5 (Feb. 12) … Swept Yale’s Thomas Kingshott, 3-0, at No. 6 in CSA Team Championship quarterfinals (Feb. 17) … Collected a 3-0 sweep at No. 6 over Columbia’s Arhum Saleem in CSA Team Championship semifinals (Feb. 18) … Toppled Trinity’s Afeeq Ismail, 3-0, at No. 6 in CSA Team Championship (Feb. 19).

Before Harvard
Four-year letterwinner and senior captain at The Haverford School … Four-time US Squash All-American … Three-time National Squash Champion … Four-time first team all-region selection … High School National Team Champion in 2012 … National Team runner-up in 2016 … John E. Krout ’37 Memorial Award for Business … Cum Laude Society inductee. 

ACADEMIC INTEGRATION & COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS