Navy captured its first win over Cornell since 1996.
The Mids will face Drexel Saturday at 9:00 am in the consolations.
Navy enters the championship with a 16-8 record.
Navy's entire ladder put together 2-0 records over the weekend in 9-0 victories over Middlebury and Franklin & Marshall.
The Mids play their regular-season finale Sunday at Franklin & Marshall.
2015-16 (Fr.) — One of four players on the roster to win 20-plus matches, wrapped up his rookie season with a 21-8 record ... saw most of his action at the #6 position where he posted a 16-6 mark ... turned in a 2-1 mark at the CSA Team Championship, earning a 3-1 win over Middlebury’s Ben Krant and a 3-1 win against Jackson McCord of #12 Franklin & Marshall ... opened the year by winning his first 13 matches, including a 3-0 victory over Armaan Singh of Northwestern for his first collegiate victory ... produced the Mids’ lone win against #9 Drexel, a 3-1 victory over Mark Kauf ... picked up a 3-1 win against Coley Cannon to help lead the Mids to a 5-4 win over Bates ... won a five-game slugfest over Middlebury’s Henry Pearson during the regular season.
High School — A 2014 graduate of Trevor Day School, Sweeney attended The Hill School in Pottstown, Pa. during the 2014-15 academic year ... an outstanding squash player, he played in both national and international tournaments including the Italian Pioneer and the British Open ... named the MVP of The Hill School squash team in 2015.
Personal — Son of Michael and Katie Sweeney ... his brother, who has autism, has played a huge part in his life and his decision to attend the Naval Academy ... father played basketball at Boston College ... majoring in Operations Research, he owns a 3.10 grade-point average ... named to the Commandant’s List in each of his four semesters at the Academy ... ranked among the top 25 percent of his class (1137) in Military Order of Merit.