Columbia Squash Teams Conclude Regular Season with Victories

The Columbia men’s and women’s squash teams finished off the regular season on a high note, securing wins against Cornell on senior day at the SL Green Streetsquash Center. The men closed the season with a 6-6 overall record and a 2-4 record in Ivy League play, while the women ended with a 4-8 record and a 2-4 mark in the Ivy League.

In a dominant performance, the 7th-ranked men’s team triumphed over 6th-ranked Cornell with a score of 7-2. Although Cornell claimed victories in the first two positions, Columbia fought back and emerged victorious in spots three through nine. Shaurya Bawa, Zach Nam, and Adam Goad displayed exceptional skills, winning their matches in just three games. Laszlo Godde, Jacob Bulbulia, Paarth Ambani, and Rutvik Rau also secured wins for the team.

The 10th-ranked women’s team showcased their strength in a 6-3 triumph over 8th-ranked Cornell. While Cornell won the top two matches and the No. 9 match, Columbia’s Amal Izhar, Eugenia Li, Nourin Khalifa, Aleeza Khan, Kaavya Bansal, and Advita Sharma fought hard and emerged victorious in their matches.

Looking ahead, Columbia will be participating in the 2024 CSA National Collegiate Team Championships in Philadelphia from February 29 to March 3. The teams will compete at the Arlen Specter US Squash Center, where they will face off against other top collegiate teams.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ):

1. What were the final records of the Columbia men’s and women’s squash teams in the regular season?
The Columbia men’s team finished with a 6-6 overall record and a 2-4 record in Ivy League play, while the women’s team ended with a 4-8 record and a 2-4 mark in the Ivy League.

2. What was the outcome of the match between Columbia men’s team and Cornell?
In a dominant performance, the Columbia men’s team, ranked 7th, triumphed over 6th-ranked Cornell with a score of 7-2.

3. Who were the standout players in the men’s team’s victory?
Shaurya Bawa, Zach Nam, and Adam Goad displayed exceptional skills and won their matches in just three games. Laszlo Godde, Jacob Bulbulia, Paarth Ambani, and Rutvik Rau also secured wins for the team.

4. How did the Columbia women’s team fare against Cornell?
The 10th-ranked Columbia women’s team won with a score of 6-3 against 8th-ranked Cornell.

5. Who were the notable players in the women’s team’s triumph?
Columbia’s Amal Izhar, Eugenia Li, Nourin Khalifa, Aleeza Khan, Kaavya Bansal, and Advita Sharma fought hard and emerged as victors in their matches.

6. What event will the Columbia teams be participating in next?
The Columbia teams will be competing in the 2024 CSA National Collegiate Team Championships in Philadelphia from February 29 to March 3 at the Arlen Specter US Squash Center.

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GoColumbiaLions.com (official website for Columbia Athletics)