Northampton, MA — The match score tied 4-4, the stands packed with fans, a national championship on the line: This is college squash at its most thrilling, and in 2011, it happened not once, but twice. Both the men’s and women’s national team titles came down to the final match, with the Yale women winning 5-4 over Harvard and the Trinity men winning 5-4 over Yale.
As the list of the most viewed articles of 2011 shows, moments like these were some of the biggest stories of the year. Before 2012 comes and brings with it another round of championships, however, the editors at CollegeSquashAssociation.com would like to pause and highlight some other notable stories of 2011.
Next to each featured article is a link to the monthly rewind article, which lists everything that was published on CollegeSquashAssociation.com during that month.
January: Yale Squash Visits Trinity (Photos) (January Rewind)
February: Fourth Annual Jester’s Southeastern College Squash Invitational (February and March Rewind)
March: Bob Hawthorn, Fordham Squash and Tennis Coach, 1931-2011 (February and March Rewind)
April: College Squash — A Worthwhile Investment (April Rewind)
May: Yale’s Greer Wins 2011 Richey Award and Princeton’s Letourneau Wins 2011 Skillman Award (May Rewind)
June: Remembering Charles M. P. Brinton (1919-2011), Member of the College Squash Hall of Fame (June Rewind)
July: Photos from the 2011 Men’s College Squash National Team Championships: Northwestern and Conn College #6s (July Rewind)
August: Weymuller’s College Squash Coaching Career Comes to a Close at Hobart (August Rewind)
September: Oxman Inducted into Women’s College Squash Hall of Fame (September Rewind)
October: Penn Sweeps Intercollegiate Doubles Titles (October Rewind)
November: 2011 Jester’s Mid America Collegiate Cup (November Rewind)
December: 2011 Wesleyan Round Robin: Mount Holyoke and Brown #2s (Video)