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DATE Saturday, November 19
TIME 2:00 p.m.
VENUE SL Green StreetSquash
LOCATION New York, N.Y.
West 115th St. & Malcolm X Blvd.
DIRECTIONS Directions to StreetSquash
TWITTER HANDLE  @Columbia_Squash
@GoColumbiaLions

 

NEW YORK - The No.7 Columbia men's squash team will begin its 2016-17 campaign on Saturday, Nov.19 at 2 p.m. in a home opening match against No.9 Drexel (2-0) at SL Green StreetSquash. Graduating only a couple players from the 2015-16 squad, the Lions return the bulk of last year's team that capped the season competing in the Potter Cup (A Division) and placed seond in Ivy League play behind a 5-2 record.

Columbia also returns reigning Ivy League Player of the Year junior Osama Khalifa to lead the charge and three-time All-american senior Rishi Tandon.

2015-16 COLUMBIA MEN'S SQUASH
KEY RETURNERS
*Reg. Season

PLAYERS OVERALL IVY 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9

Seif Attia

4-2 2-2 - 1-0 3-2 - -  -  - - -
 

Osama Khalifa

9-0

6-0

9-0

- - - - -  - - -
 

Adham Madi

7-4

4-2

 -

0-2

4-0

1-2

2-0

 -  - - -
 

Carter Robitaille

7-4 5-2 -  - 0-2 5-1 2-1  -  - - -
 

Arhum Saleem

7-5 5-2  -  - - 0-2 2-2 4-1  1-0 - -
 

Joshua Sekhar

6-5 4-3  -  -  -  - 0-2 3-2 3-1 - -
 

Rishi Tandon

9-3 7-0 1-2 8-1  - -  - -  - - -

SEASON HIGHLIGHTS:

• (9/19)
Men's Squash Introduces 2016 Incoming Class

• (9/25) First Annual Columbia Squash Festival

• (10/12) CSA Columbia Men's Squash Season Preview

• (11/4) Columbia Receives #7 Preseason National Ranking.

UP NEXT: The Lions will travel to Trinity on Friday, Dec. 2 for a 2 p.m. contest.