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Haverford: 2018-2019 Men’s College Squash Season Preview

Fri, 2018-11-02 10:33
Things are looking up for the Haverford College Men’s Squash program, as the team continues to reach levels it has not seen in some time. By finishing ranked 28th in the country, the Fords matched the best year-end ranking since the end of the 2005 season.  Haverford reached the 10-win plateau for the third time […]

Franklin & Marshall: 2018-2019 Women’s College Squash Season Preview

Fri, 2018-11-02 07:59
The Franklin & Marshall Women’s Squash team got off to a bit of a slow start in the 2017-2018 season, losing their first 12 matches to some of the best teams in the country.  The Diplomats were able to turn it around, however, winning four of their last seven matches, including two of three to […]

Hamilton: 2018-2019 Women’s College Squash Preview

Thu, 2018-11-01 15:09
In 2018 Walker Cup competition at the CSA Team National Championships, Hamilton played to their seed, finishing in sixth position and 22nd overall. 2018-2019 is a new season, however, and with new seasons come new challenges and opportunities. The biggest challenge Head Coach Jamie King faces results from roster turnover.  The Class of 2018 had […]

Harvard: 2018-2019 Men’s College Squash Season Preview

Thu, 2018-11-01 12:31
According to Head Coach Mike Way, Harvard’s goal each year is to contend for the Ivy League Championship, the CSA National Championship, and the CSA Individual Championship.  The succeeded in meeting the goal, being in the top two in each competition, but the actual results may have surprised some people.  The only championship the Crimson […]

George Washington: 2018-2019 Women’s College Squash Season Preview

Thu, 2018-11-01 10:39
In 2018, the George Washington Women’s program was seeded to compete for a finish in the top half of the Kurtz Cup results.  Unfortunately, it was not meant to be, as they sustained two close upset losses in the CSA Women’s Team Championships, falling to Number 14.  This fall, the Colonials eagerly return to the […]

Hamilton: 2018-2019 Men’s College Squash Season Preview

Thu, 2018-11-01 07:51
In an impressive display of consistency in a growing sport, the Hamilton College Men’s Squash team finished the year ranked 29th for the third consecutive year.  With much of last year’s roster intact again in 2018-2019 – eight of the ten starters including the top 6 players – this could be the year that they […]

George Washington: 2018-2019 Men’s College Squash Season Preview

Wed, 2018-10-31 15:11
After winning the Hoehn Cup in 2018, the George Washington Men’s Squash team is eager to get back on court and to start competing again.  Winning the B Division championship and clinching the 9th spot in the final 2017-2018 team rankings were two first-time accomplishments for a team that is clearly on the rise. Now […]

Harvard: 2018-2019 Women’s College Squash Season Preview

Wed, 2018-10-31 12:19
After four straight CSA Women’s National Championships, including last year’s undefeated season, Harvard Women’s Squash is the team to beat yet again in 2019.  The returning lineup is stacked with numerous All-America and All-Ivy League award winners, including four of the top five players – Individual National Finalist Gina Kennedy, Pan American medalist Sabrina Sobhy, […]

Franklin & Marshall: 2018-2019 Men’s College Squash Season Preview

Wed, 2018-10-31 10:33
Don’t let Franklin & Marshall Men’s Squash team’s record fool you.  They played one of the toughest schedules in the country last year, which likely paid off as they made it to the Summers Cup final, ultimately losing a tough 5-4 match.  The final ranking of 18 shows that F&M can play tough, and they […]

Haverford: 2018-2019 Women’s College Squash Season Preview

Wed, 2018-10-31 08:07
The upcoming 2018-2019 season offers a chance for the Haverford Women’s Squash team to achieve something the team has not accomplished in 10 years: finish within the top 30 of the CSA team rankings.  The Fords finished right at Number 30 last year, their highest since 2009, and they have high hopes that they will […]

Middlebury: 2018-2019 Women’s College Squash Season Preview

Tue, 2018-10-30 14:55
Middlebury College’s Women’s Squash team has established itself as a perennial top-16 team in the annual CSA Team Rankings, finishing 15th or 16th in four out of the last five years.  Now Head Coach Mark Lewis and his deep squad of returning starters hope to replicate the success of Middlebury teams from the early 2010s […]

Fordham: 2018-2019 Men’s College Squash Season Preview

Tue, 2018-10-30 12:27
In his first year at the helm of the Fordham Men’s Squash team, Head Coach Sahel Anwar lead his team to a program best 19 wins and a jump of 8 spots in the rankings, from 42 to 34.  They were upset in the Chaffee Cup finals by noisy neighbors NYU, but Anwar hopes the […]

Penn: 2018-2019 Women’s College Squash Season Preview

Tue, 2018-10-30 10:23
The University of Pennsylvania Women’s Squash team had high hopes coming off a National Final appearance in 2017, but injuries and inexperience troubled the team throughout the 2017-2018.  Even though the Penn women avenged a regular season loss to Columbia at the National Championships, finishing sixth in the Howe Cup was not what they had […]

Drexel: 2018-2019 Men’s College Squash Preview

Tue, 2018-10-30 08:17
Over the previous five seasons leading up to last year, the Drexel Men’s Squash team steadily marched up the rankings, finishing as high as sixth in 2017. With some key players missing from the roster last year, however, they took a step back, finishing the year in 13th place. One of the biggest missing pieces […]

Dartmouth: 2018-2019 Men’s College Squash Season Preview

Mon, 2018-10-29 15:01
Having fallen in the rankings as far as 11th five years ago, the Dartmouth Men’s Squash team looked to be falling prey to the growing parity in college squash.  The 2018-2019 season, however, showed what resurgence looks like, with the Big Green earning their highest ranking – fifth – since 2004. The leader among the […]

Mount Holyoke: 2018-2019 Women’s College Squash Season Preview

Mon, 2018-10-29 12:42
Two-time defending Seven Sisters Champions Mount Holyoke enters 2018-2019 looking to get the most out of this upcoming season.  They will certainly have the squad to do it with four incoming players scheduled to challenge for only two open spots in the starting order.  The two vacated spots carry quite a bit of weight as […]

Dickinson: 2018-2019 Men’s College Squash Season Preview

Mon, 2018-10-29 10:23
Dickinson Squash gained varsity status only a short time ago, but already they have established themselves regular contenders and a tough out on any day. Now, with former coach Chris Sachvie moving on, the Red Devils will turn to another first-time head coach, Chris Fernandez, to help stay on the path to victory and success.  […]

Princeton: 2018-2019 Women’s College Squash Season Preview

Mon, 2018-10-29 07:53
While they achieved many great successes in 2018 finishing the year ranked third in the country, the Princeton Women’s Squash team could not match their seeding at the CSA Team National Championships, losing to Trinity in a closely contested semifinal.  This year, they are back with a vengeance, ready to battle to the peak of […]

St. Lawrence: 2018-2019 Women’s College Squash Season Preview

Fri, 2018-10-26 14:59
The St. Lawrence University Women’s Squash program enters the 2018-2019 season looking to improve among Walker Cup competition while maintaining the level of sportsmanship and fair play that garnered them accolades last year.  It was the first time that the Saints earned the Chaffee Award, the College Squash Association’s top sportsmanship honor for a women’s […]

Cornell: 2018-2019 Men’s College Squash Season Preview

Fri, 2018-10-26 12:23
2017-2018 was a down season for Cornell Men’s Squash, and they will be excited about their prospects of bouncing back for this season.  Part of the reason for that optimism will be the strength of their squad and the competition they will face within their own team for starting spots.  Head Coach David Palmer’s team […]