NEW HAVEN, Conn. - The Columbia men's squash team wrapped up team competition for the 2012-13 season Sunday afternoon, taking on Dartmouth in the 11/12th place match of the Hoehn Cup (B Division) at the 2013 CSA National Team Championships. The Lions battled tough, but came up short against the Big Green, falling by a score of 7-2.
Sophomore Ramit Tandon and senior Tony Zou tallied the Lions' two points Sunday. Tandon reached the 15-win mark on the season with an 11-6, 11-9, 11-2 showing against Christopher Hanson in the No. 1 match. Zou split the first two games against Christopher Jung, but then went on to win the next two for the four-game victory.
Mohamad AbdelMaksoud and Graham Miao each competed in close matches Sunday, but would go down to their opponents in the No. 2 and 4 matches, respectively.
Numerous Lions will travel back to Connecticut next weekend, this time to Hartford, for the 2013 CSA National Individual Championships, which will run from March 1-3. Fans can check GoColumbiaLions.com or CollegeSquashAssociation.com for updated draws later in the week.