By Michael T. Bello
Published Jan 21, 2011 at 7:00 AM ET; Updated Jan 20, 2011 at 9:20 PM ET

Dunlop Sports - Official Squash Ball of the CSA Northampton, MA – Today, the women’s College Squash Association released the sixth Dunlop Women's College Squash Association Team Rankings of the season.

The Pioneer Valley Invitational results shuffled the rankings, especially in the Kurtz Cup (“B” Division) of the rankings. Amherst defeated Bates to move up two spots to 12th. Columbia’s 6-3 victory over Mount Holyoke moved the Lions from 17th to 14th.  In its first season as a varsity, Columbia has moved up six spots from its preseason ranking of 20th.

In addition, Smith evened its season results with Wellesley with a 5-4 victory. The Pioneers leapfrogged Wellesley to take over the 27th ranking position.

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 Dunlop Women's College Squash Association Team Rankings as of January 18, 2010. Listed after each school’s name is their previous ranking.

  1. Harvard University (1)
  2. Yale University (2)
  3. Trinity College (3)
  4. Princeton University (4)
  5. Pennsylvania, University of (Penn) (5)
  6. Stanford University (6)
  7. Cornell University (7)
  8. Dartmouth College (8)
  9. Williams College (9)
  10. Brown University (10)
  11. Middlebury College (11)
  12. Amherst College (14)
  13. Bates College (12)
  14. Columbia University (17)
  15. Mount Holyoke College (13)
  16. Franklin and Marshall College (15)
  17. Hamilton College (16)
  18. George Washington University (18)
  19. Wesleyan University (19)
  20. Colby College (20)
  21. Bowdoin College (21)
  22. Vassar College (22)
  23. Tufts University (23)
  24. Connecticut College (24)
  25. William Smith College (25)
  26. St. Lawrence University (26)
  27. Smith College (28)
  28. Wellesley College (27)
  29. Northeastern University (29)
  30. Georgetown University (30)
  31. Boston College (31)
  32. Virginia, University of (32)
  33. John Hopkins University (33)
  34. Haverford College (34)
  35. Drexel University (35)
  36. Rochester, University of (36)
  37. Colgate University (37)