By Michael T. Bello
Published Nov 23, 2009 at 7:00 AM ET; Updated Nov 28, 2009 at 11:36 PM ET

College Squash AssociationNorthampton, MA –Today, the men’s College Squash Association released its second team rankings of the season.

The top twenty-two teams remained unchanged from the preseason rankings; however, there was significant changes throughout the rest of the rankings.  The biggest moves came from Stanford (27th to 23rd) and Washington (47th to 33rd). In all, twenty-nine teams changed positions in the rankings.

Even though the the season is just beginning, there have been many tournaments that helped teams move up or down in the rankings, including the Boston University Round Robin, the Denison Round Robin, the two Naval Academy Round Robins (10/30 – 11/1 and  11/13 – 11/15), the Northwestern Round Robin, and the Purdue Round Robin.

Coaches and Team Contacts, please remember to enter your team’s results in the US Squash Scoring System on the day of each match.

Below are the 2009-2010 Men’s College Squash Association Team Rankings as of November 20, 2009.  Listed after each school’s name is their preseason ranking.

  1. Trinity College (1)
  2. Princeton University (2)
  3. Rochester, University of (3)
  4. Yale University (4)
  5. Harvard University (5)
  6. Cornell University (6)
  7. Pennsylvania, University of (Penn) (7)
  8. Dartmouth College  (8)
  9. University of Western Ontario (9)
  10. Williams College (10)
  11. Franklin and Marshall College (11)
  12. Bates College (12)
  13. Brown University (13)
  14. Naval Academy (14)
  15. Saint Lawrence University (15)
  16. Amherst College (16)
  17. Middlebury College (17)
  18. Bowdoin College (18)
  19. Tufts University (19)
  20. Colby College (20)
  21. Hamilton College (21)
  22. George Washington University (22)
  23. Stanford University (27)
  24. Denison University (23)
  25. Northeastern University (24)
  26. Connecticut College (25)
  27. Northwestern University (26)
  28. Hobart College (28)
  29. Georgetown University (29)
  30. Wesleyan University (30)
  31. Colgate University (31)
  32. Columbia University (39)
  33. Washington, University of (47)
  34. Virginia, University of (32)
  35. Drexel University (33)
  36. MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) (34)
  37. Vanderbilt University (35)
  38. University of Southern California (USC) (36)
  39. California Berkeley, University of (37)
  40. Vassar College (43)
  41. Haverford College (38)
  42. Kenyon College (41)
  43. Penn State University (40)
  44. Purdue University (42)
  45. Fordham University (44)
  46. Boston University (45)
  47. University of North Carolina (46)
  48. Illinois, University of (50)
  49. Swarthmore College (55)
  50. Bard College (52)
  51. Lehigh University (53)
  52. Vermont, University of (48)
  53. Lafayette College (49)
  54. Notre Dame, University of (51)
  55. Bryant University (54)
  56. Bucknell University (56)
  57. Siena College (57)
  58. Boston College (58)
  59. Brandeis University (59)
  60. Tulane University (60)
  61. Maryland, University of (61)*
  62. North Carolina State University (62)*
  63. Roger Williams University (63)*
  64. Rutgers University (64)*
  65. Utah, University of (65)*
  66. Washington and Lee University (66)*

* Teams 61 – 66 are listed alphabetically