No. 2 Men’s Squash Set For Weekend Tilts Against Cornell, Columbia

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.– The second-ranked Harvard men's squash team (4-0) will host two Ivy League matches, starting on Saturday at 1 p.m. against Cornell, then Sunday at 12 p.m. against No. 3 Columbia. Both matches are set to broadcast on ESPN+. 

How to Follow:

ESPN+ Broadcasts – CornellColumbia

Twitter - @HarvardSquash

What to Know:

  • The Crimson boast a 48-2 series record against the Big Red, including a 9-0 victory in the team's last meeting (Jan. 13, 2018).
  • Harvard returns after the holiday hiatus, last beating No. 7 Dartmouth, 8-1.  
  • The Crimson lead the all-time series against No. 3 Columbia, 9-1. In the last meeting against the Lions, the Crimson earned a 6-3 victory (Feb. 24, 2018).
  • Junior Timothy Brownell allowed just five points to his opponent last time out against seventh-ranked Dartmouth.
  • Sophomore Samuel Scherl remains untouched this season, winning 3-0 in all four of his matches this year. 

At The Helm:                                        
Gregory Lee '87 and Russell Ball '88 Endowed Coach for Harvard University Mike Way is in his ninth season as the leader of the Crimson. Way surpassed the 100-win mark last season and sports an impressive four Ivy titles, one Potter Cup and three individual national championships under his regime. 

Up Next:
The Crimson will hit the road for four matches before returning home. The road trip begins on Jan. 26 at 12 p.m. at St. Lawrence. The match will be broadcast on ESPN+.