First squash match

MIT coed squash team falls to Connecticut College team 8-1

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — In the first match of the new year, the MIT coed squash team fell to Connecticut College, 8-1. The Engineers are now 3–10 for the season.

Gray Riley ’15 was the only MIT player to win his sets. He dropped the first set, 11-2, but won the other three, 12–10, 15–13, 11–6.

Sunny X. Long ’13 played well against opponent Randy Coplin, narrowly losing the first set, 12-10. He fell in the other two sets, 11-6, 11-8. Abhi Mitra ’14 had a strong first and third set against Hunter Bolling, falling 11–9, 11–7. He dropped the middle set, 11–1.

Marina F. Crowe ’16 had a good first set against Asa Welty, falling 12–10. She lost the other two, 11–3, 11–4. Bowen Baker ’16 also had a good showing against Ben Thaler, falling 11–4, 11–9, 11–5.

MIT will return to action when it travels to Bowdoin College for the Maine Event on Jan. 26 at 1 p.m.