By Michael T. Bello
Published Dec 9, 2011 at 7:00 AM ET; Updated Dec 8, 2011 at 8:44 PM ET

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

Penn’s 6-3 victory over Princeton moved the Quakers from the 5th position to the 3rd position. Princeton and Trinity moved to down one spot to the 4th and 5th positions, respectively.

Bates traded positions with Brown. The Bobcats defeated the Bears 7-2 on November 19th.

Also exchanging positions were Bowdoin and Wesleyan. The Polar Bears’ 5-4 victory over the Cardinals resulted in the move up to the 19th position.

There was movement between the 22st to 24th positions. Tufts defeated Colby 5-4 at the Weseleyan Round Robin to maintian their 21st ranking position. At the same tournament, Colby defeated Conn College. The Camels defeated Vassar. These results moved Colby to 22nd, Conn to 23rd, and Vassar to 24th.

The following teams will reenter the rankings after they play a match: California and Vanderbilt.

The following team was removed from the rankings due to “Not on Roster” players in their match results at the deadline: Boston College. Now that this team has corrected the issue, they will reenter the rankings in the next ranking cycle.

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 December 4, 2011. Listed after each school’s name is their previous ranking.

  1. Harvard University (1)
  2. Yale University (2)
  3. Pennsylvania, University of (Penn) (5)
  4. Princeton University (3)
  5. Trinity College (4)
  6. Stanford University (6)
  7. Cornell University (7)
  8. Dartmouth College (8)
  9. Williams College (9)
  10. Bates College (11)
  11. Brown University (10)
  12. Middlebury College (12)
  13. Mount Holyoke College (13)
  14. George Washington University (14)
  15. Amherst College (15)
  16. Columbia University (16)
  17. Franklin and Marshall College (17)
  18. Hamilton College (18)
  19. Bowdoin College (20)
  20. Wesleyan University (19)
  21. Tufts University (21)
  22. Colby College (23)
  23. Connecticut College (24)
  24. Vassar College (22)
  25. Smith College (25)
  26. Wellesley College (26)
  27. St. Lawrence University (27)
  28. William Smith College (28)
  29. Georgetown University (29)
  30. Virginia, University of (32)
  31. Haverford College (35)
  32. Colgate University (30)
  33. John Hopkins University (33)
  34. Drexel University (36)
  35. Northeastern University (37)
  36. New York University (38)