F&M Edged By Navy, 5-4

F&M Edged By Navy, 5-4

ANNAPOLIS, Md. -- The No. 14 Franklin & Marshall men's squash dropped a narrow one to No. 26 Navy by a 5-4 final on Sunday afternoon. The Diplomats (6-7) picked up wins at No. 1 and Nos. 6-8, but had two five set losses that went in the Naval Academy's (12-7) direction.

Aryan Parekh, Flavio Hinostroza, and Marco DiFilippo picked up 3-0 wins, while Evann Tan gutted out a 3-2 victory at No. 8.

F&M now plays host to the Mid-Atlantic Squash Championship in Lancaster at the Mayser Center on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, Feb. 4-6. The Championship will be broadcast on godiplomats.com/live, with all five courts available to view.

#26 Navy 5, #14 Franklin & Marshall 4

1: Aryan Parekh (F&M) def. Ryan York (N) 11-9, 11-5, 11-9
2: Millen Randell (N) def. Teddy Eill (F&M) 11-5, 11-7, 11-4
3: Matthew Wang (N) def. Jordan Sprecher (F&M) 11-7, 11-2, 11-2
4: Ben Korn (N) def. Michael Tallentire (F&M) 12-10, 9-11, 11-5, 9-11, 11-7
5: Henry Sparkman (N) def. Allen Tompkins (F&M) 11-2, 11-0, 11-0
6: Flavio Hinostroza (F&M) def. Lucas Spiro (N) 11-7, 11-8, 11-7
7: Marco DiFilippo (F&M) def. Thomas Rankin (N) 11-4, 11-8, 11-3
8: Evann Tan (F&M) def. Gus Prager (N) 11-9, 6-11, 11-8, 9-11, 11-5
9: Benjamin Balser (N) def. Sam Freed (F&M) 11-9, 7-11, 9-11, 11-9, 11-9
10 (exh): Juan Hinostroza (F&M) def. William Hyer (N) 7-11, 11-5, 11-4, 11-3