MIT squash won all four of its matches at the Pioneer Valley Invitational held at Mount Holyoke College and Smith College over the weekend.
The Engineers began the two-day tournament with an 8-1 victory over Connecticut College and then proceeded to defeat Stanford University 5-4 later on Saturday afternoon. On Sunday, MIT beat Dickinson College by a 7-2 margin before wrapping up the competition with an 8-1 win over Haverford College, to end the weekend with an overall mark of 4-0.
MIT swept this season’s series against Connecticut College and Stanford University, as the Engineers played both schools twice. The Cardinal and Gray went 17-1 against the Camels and 10-8 against the Cardinal combined in the two matches played. This was the first time this season that MIT competed against Dickinson and Haverford.
At the No. 1 position, Justin Restivo ’19 won all four of his matches, as did Nikhil Punwaney ’17, Dominic Hansford ’17, and Jeffrey Hu ’18 at the No. 3, No. 4, and No. 5 positions, respectively.
Tyler Finkelstein ’17, Marina Crowe ’16, and Elizabeth Wei ’19 all went 3-1 this weekend at the No. 2, No. 8, and No. 9 positions, respectively.