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04/18/2017

Mids Host Baltimore-Based SquashWise in Annual Naval Academy Visit

Behind the support of head coach Craig Dawson, Navy squash has been a long-time supporter of SquashWise.

02/19/2017

Mids Defeat Western Ontario, Place 13th at CSA Team Championship

It's Navy's best finish at the CSA Team Championship since 2011-12 when it placed 13th.

02/18/2017

#11 Navy Advances with 7-2 Victory over Bates at CSA Team Championship

The Mids will play their final match of the tournament Sunday vs. Western Ontario at 11:00 am.

02/17/2017

#14 Cornell Upsets #11 Navy at CSA Team Championship

The Mids will drop down to the consolation bracket where they will meet Bates on Saturday at 3:00 pm.

02/16/2017

Mids to Face Cornell in Opening Round of CSA Team Championship

Navy owns a 16-14 series lead against the Big Red.

2016-17 (Jr.) — Amassed a 12-2 record over the course of the season, winning six in a row to end the season ... after playing in just three matches in the first half of the season, played his way back into the lineup over the last two months ... won all three of his matches at the CSA Team Championship to help lead the Mids to a 13th-place finish ... posted a 3-0 win over Cornell’s Andrew Stone, a 3-2 win over Bates’ Carlos Ames and a 3-0 win against Western Ontario’s Ali Kargbo at the Championship ... scored a 3-1 win over Franklin & Marshall’s King Bassett to help the Mids’ claim a 5-4 win ... also helped led Navy to a 5-4 victory over George Washington on the road after posting a 3-0 sweep against Josh Marks.

2015-16 (So.) — Put together a flawless 12-0 mark in varsity action, including three wins at the CSA Team Championship ... scored one of his biggest wins in Navy’s regular-season finale where he swept 11th-ranked Franklin & Marshall’s Ishan Advani ... earned a 3-1 win over John Bassett in the opening round of the CSA Team Championship, while also earning wins over Damuel Giddins of Middlebury in four games and F&M’s Advani in four games.

2014-15 (Fr.) — Earned an opportunity to play among the ladder after an injury sustained by classmate Jack Herold during the semester break ... produced a 6-6 mark playing both the No. 8 and 9 spots ... scored a 3-0 victory over Dickinson’s Jeff Chamberlin to mark his first collegiate win ... won a hard-fought five-game match against George Washington’s John Bassett during the regular season ... cruised past Jamie Havran from 13th-ranked Williams in a 6-3 win for the Mids ... came up short in his upset bid over Arjun Kochhar from fourth-ranked Yale where Kochhar won the fifth game, 12-10 ... made his debut at the CSA Team Championship where he went 1-2 with his lone win a 3-1 victory over Williams’ Havran.

High School — A 2014 graduate of Saint Ignatius College Prep in Chicago, Ill., McCartney lettered in lacrosse as a midfielder ... member of the National Honor Society and served as treasurer of the Entrepreneur Club.

Personal — Son of John McCartney and Clare Munana ... brother, Charles McCartney, played sprint football at Princeton (‘09) and sister Madeliene was a member of the crew team at Stanford (‘14) ... majoring in English, he owns a 2.91 grade-point average ... twice named to the Commandant’s List (Spring 2016, ‘17).




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