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Weisskopf '08 plays in 2011 Bobcat Classic championship match

Ricky Weisskopf '08 plays Eric Lamsa of Canada in the quarterfinals of the 2011 Bobcat Classic. (Photo by David Born '14)

LEWISTON, Maine -- Top-seeded Mohamed El Sherbini beat former Bates great Ricky Weisskopf '08 in a closely fought five-game match to win the 2011 Bobcat Classic, a Pro Squash Tour event, on Sept. 25 at the Bates Squash Center. Games scores were 11-9, 9-11, 11-4, 9-11, 11-6.

Weisskopf, a four-time College Squash Association All-America selection while competing for the Bobcats, had defeated former Bates teammate Sean Wilkinson '08 in the tournament semifinals, 11-6, 11-6, 11-9.

The Bobcat Classic also included an amateur component, with some current and former Bobcats winning trophies. View photos here.

Read more about the tournament and the championship match from Pro Squash Tour.

View a photo gallery of the 2011 Bobcat Classic by David Born '14.