By Michael T. Bello
Published Feb 11, 2011 at 3:00 PM ET; Updated Feb 11, 2011 at 4:16 PM ET

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

Williams lost to Brown and Middlebury since the last rankings.  This elevated Brown to 9th, Middlebury to 10th, and dropped Williams to 11th. The Kurtz Cup (“B” Division) of the Women’s National Team Championships (Howe Cup) should be an extremely competitive division.

George Washington defeated Franklin & Marshall. The Colonials took over the 16th ranking spot.

Northeastern’s loss to Boston College dropped the Huskies to 31st and elevated the Eagles to 29th.

For Women’s Team Championships: Women’s line-ups are due by 12 PM ET (noon) on February 14th. Coaches and team contacts please use the linked line-up document. By 8 PM ET on Monday, February 14th, the Executive Administrator will circulate the line-ups. Coaches and team contacts have until 5 PM ET on Tuesday, February 15th to protest anyone’s line-up. Protests must be as detailed as possible, with supporting information, and must be directed to the Executive Administrator. Protests will be evaluated and final line-ups will be posted on the CSA website on the afternoon of Wednesday, February 16th.

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 February 7, 2011. Listed after each school’s name is their previous ranking.

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