No. 2 Men’s Squash Sweeps No. 3 Columbia, 9-0

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The second-ranked Harvard men's squash team swept No. 3 Columbia, 9-0, at the Murr Center Courts Sunday. 

First-year Victor Crouin served as the team's No. 1, earning an 11-6, 11-8, 11-3 victory against Velavan Senthilkumar. He was followed by his classmate, Marwan Tarek, who made quick work of James Wyatt, 11-6, 11-4, 11-4. Junior Timothy Brownell and sophomore Samuel Scherl rounded out the top-four with 3-0 wins. 

With its third shutout of the season, the Crimson improved to 6-0. All six wins have come by a score of 9-0 or 8-1. 

Harvard Highlights:

  • The Crimson improved its all-time series record to 10-1.
  • Harvard won 27 of the 30 games against Columbia, with six matches ending 3-0. 
  • Sophomore Adam Corcoran made quick work over Arman Jindal, 11-3, 11-4, 11-3.
  • Brownell has had a busy weekend; after earning a berth into the Tournament of Champions, he captured wins against Cornell and Columbia.

Up Next:
The Crimson will have the week off, before hitting the road for the first time at St. Lawrence on Jan. 26 at 12 p.m. and broadcast on ESPN+.