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Trinity Men's Squash Returns To Action With Impressive Win At Penn

Trinity Men's Squash Returns To Action With Impressive Win At Penn

Philadelphia, Pa. - Junior Omar Allaudin (Lahore, Pakistan) and sophomore Thoboki Mahohlo (Hartford, Conn.) posted 3-0 victories to lead the visiting Trinity College Bantams to a 8-1 victory over the University of Pennsylvania Quakers in men's squash action this afternoon at Ringe Courts.  Trinity, ranked No. 1 nationally, improves to 7-0, picking up where it left off after a 35-day layoff.  The No. 7-ranked Quakers drop to 3-3.

Mohohlo took his Trinity debut at the No. 4 sport on the ladder, 11-7, 11-7, 11-3, over Pennsylvania's Hayes Murphy, who was ranked No. 20 nationally at the end of last season.  Allaudin won, 11-4, 11-6, 11-7, in the No. 7 position against James Watson and six other Bantams won by 3-1 scores. Quaker junior Marwan Mahmoud, ranked No. 10 at the end of last year, won, 3-1, against Trinity freshman Kush Kumar (Chennai, India) at the top spot.

MATCH RESULTS
1. P- Marwan Mahmoud d. Kush Kumar, 11-8, 6-11, 11-6, 11-8
2. TC- Michael Craig d. Karim Hussein, 11-7, 11-8, 11-13, 11-5
3. TC- Rick Penders d. Derek Hsue, 4-11, 11-7, 11-6, 11-6
4. TC- Thoboki Mohohlo d. Hayes Murphy, 11-7, 11-7, 11-3
5. TC- Tom De Mulder d. Anders Larson, 11-13, 11-2, 11-7, 11-6
6. TC- Omar Allaudin d. James Watson, 11-4, 11-6, 11-7
7. TC- Affeeq Ismail d. David Yacobucci, 6-11, 9-11, 11-7, 11-7, 11-8
8. TC- Andrew Lee d. Max Reed, 12-10, 9-11, 11-5, 11-8
9. TC- Yehia Essam d. B.G. Lemmon, 15-13, 11-8, 6-11, 11-7
Trinity (Conn.) 8, Pennsylvania 1