By Michael T. Bello
Published Feb 20, 2013 at 10:11 AM ET; Updated Feb 20, 2013 at 10:11 AM ET

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

Although there were few men’s matches this past weekend, they involved the top four teams. Trinity beat Princeton, while Harvard defeated Yale. Trinity finished the season undefeated to enter the tournament as the top seed. On the season, Princeton defeated both Harvard and Yale to earn the second position, while Harvard defeated Yale. The Potter Cup (A Division) should be extremely exciting this weekend.

Teams that are not participating in the 2013 Men’s National Team Championship were removed from this week’s rankings.

Team are reminded that to qualify for the National Team Championships, they must meet minimum match requirements:

  • Varsity teams are required to play ten (10) matches against other CSA teams to enter team championships. At minimum, each team should have at least 6 different opponents. Varsity teams should play the majority of their matches against other varsity schools.
  • Club teams are required to play eight (8) matches against other CSA teams to enter team championships in a 9 player division. In addition, club teams must play at least four (4) matches between January 1st and February 10th. At minimum, each team should have at least five (5) different opponents.

Below are the Dunlop Men's College Squash Association Team Rankings as of February 18, 2013. Listed after each school’s name is their previous ranking:

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