Stu Landesberg '07
Junior Stu Landesberg picked up his sixth individual win of the season, the most of any Jeff, and boasts a personal 6-2 record.

Brown Topples Eleventh-Ranked Men's and Women's Squash

January 24, 2006

PROVIDENCE, RI - The 11th-ranked Amherst College men's squash team (4-4) faltered at No. 9 Brown University, 7-2, on Tuesday evening, while the No. 11 Jeff women (3-7) were winless against the seventh-ranked Bears, falling 9-0. The Brown men pick up their first win of the season (1-5), while the women improve to 3-3.

Senior Tyler Mixter (New York, NY) and junior Stu Landesberg (Katonah, NY) snatched the only wins of the day for the Jeffs at the No. 7 and No. 9 spots. Mixter and Landesberg now lead the Jeffs in individual victories, boasting five and six wins, respectively. In the night's most exciting matchup, Amherst first-year Drew Blacker (Summit, NJ) staged a near comeback victory against Brown senior Breck Bailey, winning the third and fourth games of the match after falling behind 0-2, but was vanquished in the fifth game, 9-4. Junior Craig McCready (London, England) also took his opponent to to five games, but couldn't muster the win (0-9, 9-10, 9-3, 9-6, 9-1).

No Amherst woman managed a win at Brown, but sophomore Libby Martin (St. Louis, MO) captured the day's lone game from Bear junior Zarah Rahman at No. 3 before falling 4-9, 9-3, 9-4, 9-2.

The Amherst men return to action on Friday at 5 p.m. when they host No. 7 Cornell University. The Jeff women also host the ninth-ranked Big Red at 5 p.m. on Friday.

Tuesday, January 24, 2006 - Brown University - Providence, RI

Men's Results
1) Breck Bailey (B) def. Drew Blacker (9-7, 9-3, 8-10, 1-9, 9-4)
2) Dan Petrie (B) def. Mark Rapisarda (9-3, 9-1, 9-1)
3) Edward Cerullo (B) def. Auloke Mathur (9-2, 9-7, 9-0)
4) David Krupnick (B) def. Gautam Kalani (10-8, 9-7, 9-5)
5) Patrick Haynes (B) def. Peter Hatfield (10-8, 9-6, 9-1)
6) Brian Rifkin (B) def. Nick Haslett (9-3, 9-0, 9-4)
7) Stu Landesberg (A) def. Brett Camarda (9-4, 0-9, 9-4, 9-0)
8) Jacob Winkler (B) def. Craig McCready (0-9, 9-10, 9-3, 9-6, 9-1)
9) Tyler Mixter (A) def. Mark Goldberg (9-3, 9-4, 9-3)

Women's Results
1) Erin Andrews (B) def. Caroline Shannon (9-0, 9-2, 9-4)
2) Minoo Fadaifard (B) def. Emily O'Brien (9-2, 9-0, 9-3)
3) Zarah Rahman (B) def. Libby Martin (4-9, 9-3, 9-4, 9-2)
4) Breck Haynes (B) def. Lauren Coape-Arnold (9-1, 9-1, 9-2)
5) Katie Lew (B) def. Abby Mantica (9-2, 9-3, 9-0)
6) Jen Neff (B) def. Sarah Harper (9-3, 9-1, 9-1)
7) Courtney Quick (B) def. Scotty Hanley (9-3, 9-1, 9-1)
8) Nathalie Pierrepont (B) def. Di Kirkwood (9-3, 9-1, 9-0)
9) Charlotte MacMillan (B) def. Margo Nathan (9-0, 9-0, 9-0)