LEWISTON, Maine -- Five seniors on the Bates men's squash team played and earned points for the No. 14 nationally ranked Bobcats on senior night in a 9-0 win over Boston College on Friday.
Captain Walter Cabot (Dover, Mass.) won 3-1 at the No. 1 position against the No. 35 Eagles' Milo Watanabe. Seven of Bates' other points came via 3-0 decisions, while senior Matthew Ross (New York, N.Y.) won 3-1 at the No. 9 position, his first time in Bates' starting lineup.
Other seniors who won in their final home matches were R.J. Keating (Short Hills, N.J.), who picked up his 52nd career victory with a 3-0 win at No. 2, David Born (Westbrook, Maine), a 3-0 winner at No. 7, and Will Fearnley (Byfield, Mass.), a 3-0 victor at No. 8.
Bates plays at NESCAC opponent Connecticut College on Saturday at 3pm.
Bates 9, Boston College 0
Jan. 25, 2013 at Bates Squash Center
1. Cabot III,Walter M. (Bates) def. Watanabe,Milo (BC) 11-8,4-11,11-5,11-7
2. Keating,R. J. (Bates) def. Henderson,Sam B (BC) 11-6,11-4,11-4
3. Michalsky,Filip (Bates) def. Ko,Joshua J. (BC) 11-9,11-4,11-0
4. Saleem,Nabil (Bates) def. Gadsden,Nicholas J. (BC) 11-3,12-10,11-0
5. Arora,Caran (Bates) def. Glick,Ted (BC) 11-9,11-3,11-4
6. Shrubb,Jason A (Bates) def. Gordon,Kilbourn (BC) 11-7,11-7,11-9
7. Born,David (Bates) def. Ortwein,Max A (BC) 11-6,11-0,11-1
8. Fearnley,William T (Bates) def. Labadini,Andrew C. (BC) 11-3,11-9,11-3
9. Ross,Matthew (Bates) def. Cardone,Lex (BC) 5-11,11-3,12-10,11-9