NESCAC Championship Consolation Round: #11 Connecticut College 5, Tufts University 4 McClintick Leads Camels Past Jumbos

NESCAC Championship Consolation Round: #11 Connecticut College 5, Tufts University 4 McClintick Leads Camels Past Jumbos

MIDDLETOWN, Conn.—Senior Brendan McClintick (pictured, Mercersburg, Pa.) posted an 11-5, 11-9, 2-11, 11-9 victory at number one singles to lead the Connecticut College men's squash team to a 5-4 victory against Tufts University in the consolation round of the NESCAC Championship at Wesleyan University Saturday.

Junior Matt Lillie (Weston, Mass.) chipped in with an 11-9, 11-8, 11-4 victory in the third slot on the ladder. Sophomore John Dunham (New Haven, Conn.) registered a 6-11, 11-3, 11-4, 11-8 in the fourth spot in the line-up while Niccolo Premutico (Brooklyn, N.Y.) took care of business at number five, grinding out an 11-9, 8-11, 11-8, 8-11, 11-9 thriller in five sets for the winning side.

Freshman Louis Feingold impressed with a 12-10, 11-6, 11-8 victory in the eighth slot in the lineup for Head Coach Barry Ward's squad.

1. Brendan McClintick (CONNCOLL) def. Braden Chiulli (TUFTS) 11-5, 11-9, 2-11, 11-9

2. Alan Litman (TUFTS) def. Daniel Reisman (CONNCOLL) 11-9, 11-3, 11-8

3. Matt Lillie (CONNCOLL) def. Cameron Ewan (TUFTS) 11-9, 11-8, 11-4

4. John Dunham (CONNCOLL) def. Aidan Porges (TUFTS) 6-11, 11-3, 11-4, 11-8

5. Niccolo Premutico (CONNCOLL) def. Brett Raskopf (TUFTS) 11-9, 8-11, 11-8, 8-11, 11-9

6. Imran Trehan (TUFTS) def. Santiago Moran (CONNCOLL) 12-10, 7-11, 11-6, 11-9

7. Alec Goodrich (TUFTS) def. Alex Apkin (CONNCOLL) 11-9, 11-9, 11-5

8. Louis Feingold (CONNCOLL) def. Matt Memmo (TUFTS) 12-10, 11-6, 11-8

9. John Patrick (TUFTS) def. Clay Lenehan (CONNCOLL) 11-6, 9-11, 11-6, 7-11, 17-15

Match Notes:

No. 27 Tufts 7-7

No. 29 Conn College 3-12