By Michael T. Bello
Published Feb 9, 2016 at 7:00 AM ET; Updated Feb 8, 2016 at 11:01 PM ET

Amherst, MA — On the weekend of January 15th – 17th, the 2016 Pioneer Valley Invitational was hosted by Amherst College, Mount Holyoke College, and Smith College.

On the first day of the three-day event, Dickinson College faced Hobart College. The match was played at Amherst College.

In the match at the #1 position, Josh Oakley (Hobart) played Abdelrahman Elsergany (Dickinson). Both first-year players, Oakley and Elsergany have had big impacts on their respective squads this season.

After losing the first game, Oakley captured the next three to win the match (7-11, 11-5, 11-9, and 11-8).

Hobart captured the team match, 8-1. At the event, Hobart went 3-1, while Dickinson went 1-3.

Below is video from the match.