By Michael T. Bello
Published Jan 17, 2014 at 7:00 AM ET; Updated Oct 25, 2014 at 9:35 PM ET

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

Penn’s 5-4 victory over Dartmouth moved the Quakers into the #10 ranking position.  In another 5-4 match, Colby defeated Conn College to take over the 24th position.

Teams 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.

For a regular season match to officially count for ranking purposes, each team must have at least seven players. Except for Emerging Teams, matches with less than seven players per team will not count towards the required number of matches for entry into the National Team Championships.

Below are the Dunlop Men's College Squash Association Team Rankings as of January 12, 2014. Listed after each school’s name is their previous ranking.

  1. Trinity College (1)
  2. Harvard University (2)
  3. Yale University (3)
  4. St. Lawrence University (4)
  5. Rochester, University of (5)
  6. Franklin and Marshall College (6)
  7. Princeton University (7)
  8. Cornell University (8)
  9. Western Ontario, University of (9)
  10. Pennsylvania, University of (13)
  11. Dartmouth College (10)
  12. Columbia University (11)
  13. Bates College (12)
  14. Naval Academy (14)
  15. Drexel University (15)
  16. Wesleyan University (16)
  17. Brown University (17)
  18. Williams College (18)
  19. Middlebury College (19)
  20. George Washington University (20)
  21. Bowdoin College (21)
  22. Amherst College (22)
  23. Hamilton College (23)
  24. Colby College (26)
  25. Connecticut College (24)
  26. Stanford University (25)
  27. Bucknell University (27)
  28. Johns Hopkins University (28)
  29. Hobart College (29)
  30. Georgetown University (30)
  31. Virginia, University of (31)
  32. Denison University (32)
  33. MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) (33)
  34. Northeastern University (34)
  35. Boston College (35)
  36. Bryant University (36)
  37. Tufts University (37)
  38. Boston University (38)
  39. Washington University (St. Louis) (39)
  40. Colgate University (40)
  41. New York University (41)
  42. Lehigh University (42)
  43. Haverford College (43)
  44. Northwestern University (44)
  45. Swarthmore College (45)
  46. Southern California (USC), University of (46)
  47. Charleston, College of (47)
  48. Pennsylvania State University (48)
  49. Fordham University (49)
  50. California Berkeley, University of (50)
  51. Vermont, University of (51)
  52. Washington, University of (52)
  53. Vassar College (53)
  54. Ithaca College (NR)
  55. Siena College (54)
  56. Bard College (55)
  57. Richmond, University of (56)
  58. Chicago, University of (57)
  59. Illinois (Champaign), University of (58)
  60. Minnesota, University of (59)
  61. Notre Dame, University of (60)
  62. Duke University (61)
  63. Illinois (Springfield), University of (62)
  64. Gettysburg College (63)