Tyler Mixter '06
Senior Tyler Mixter posted a 9-6, 9-6, 2-9, 4-9, 9-4 victory at Bates.

Amherst Men's And Women's Squash Split At Bates

January 10, 2006

LEWISTON, ME– The eleventh-ranked men's squash team edged No. 12 Bates College, 5-4, on Tuesday night, while the women's squad was shutout by No. 10 Bates. Senior Tyler Mixter (New York, NY), juniors Craig McCready (London, England) and Stu Landesberg (Katonah, NY), and rookies Drew Blacker (Summit, NJ) and Jerome Giovinazzo (Staten Island, NY) all postd wins for the men, who improve to 3-1, while the women fall to 3-2.

Blacker, McCready and Giovinazzo all bested their opponents in straight sets, and Giovinazzo is now 3-0 in his matchups this season. Landesberg fought a tough battle with Bates' Chip Russell, pulling out the win by a single point in the final set (10-8, 9-6, 6-9, 7-9, 10-9). On the women's side, sophomore Libby Martin (St. Louis, MO) earned the squad's lone set.

Both squads return to action on Wednesday at Bowdoin College at 2 p.m.

Tuesday, January 10, 2006 – Bates College – Lewiston, ME

Men's Results
1) Ricky Weisskopf (B) def. Auloke Mathur (9-6, 9-3, 9-4)
2) Drew Blacker (A) def. Gary Kan (9-3, 9-1, 9-3)
3) Sean Wilkinson (B) def. Mark Raspisarda (2-9, 9-2, 9-0, 9-3)
4) Jamie White (B) def. Nick Haslett (2-9, 4-9, 10-8, 10-9, 9-4)
5) Pete Goldsbourough (B) def. Peter Hatfield (10-9, 9-0, 9-6)
6) Stu Landesberg (A) def. Chip Russell (10-8, 9-6, 6-9, 7-9, 10-9)
7) Craig McCready (A) def. Charlie Johnson (9-4, 9-1, 9-5)
8) Tyler Mixter (A) def. Mark Taggart (9-6, 9-6, 2-9, 4-9, 9-4)
9) Jerome Giovinazzo (A) def. Guillermo Moronta (9-2, 9-2, 9-3)

Women's Results
1) Melissa Lue Yen (B) def. Caroline Shannon (9-2, 9-1, 9-1)
2) Kelsey Engman (B) def. Emily O'Brien (9-2, 9-0, 9-1)
3) Charlotte Gerish (B) def. Libby Martin (6-9, 9-6, 9-0, 9-5)
4) Schuyler Haynes (B) def. Abby Mantica (9-5, 9-7, 9-4)
5) Liza Roberts (B) def. Lauren Coape-Arnold (9-3, 9-0, 9-5)
6) Caroline Lemoine (B) def. Sarah Harper (9-4, 9-0, 9-0)
7) Sarah Blomstedt (B) def. Di Kirkwood (9-1, 9-0, 9-0)
8) Margot Webel (B) def. Scotty Hanley (9-1, 9-3, 9-0)
9) Jenny Imrich (B) def. Margo Nathan (9-0, 9-0, 9-0)