Men’s squash competes in Summers Cup for 1st time since 2010

For the first time in almost 10 years, Tufts competed at the Summers Cup at the College Squash Association (CSA) Team Nationals at Yale beginning on Feb. 15. The Summers Cup division includes the No. 17 through No. 24 nationally ranked teams. Tufts entered the tournament as the eighth seed. Going into the weekend, the […]

Tufts suffers defeat to MIT, bounces back to dismantle BU

The No. 28 Tufts men’s squash team (8–11) lost to No. 22 MIT, 8–1, on Feb. 8 before rebounding to defeat No. 42 Boston University, 9–0, on Saturday. The matchup on Saturday wrapped up the Jumbos’ 2017–18 regular season. The match against Boston University was one of Tufts’ easier competitions of the season, which provided an opportunity for players, who are typically […]

Jumbos return home with a no. 19 national ranking

The Tufts women’s squash team (17-7) return from the College Squash Association (CSA) Team Championships in Princeton, N.J. ranked 19th in the country. On Sunday, the Jumbos faced off against William Smith College (14-8), and they were victorious with a 6-3 win. First-year Claire Davidson fought a long five-game match in the first position. She won the first two, dropped the next […]

Jumbos take down Camels, fall to Panthers, Polar Bears and Mules

Tufts started the NESCAC Championship weekend off strong with a win against Conn. College but fell short in its matches against Middlebury, Bowdoin and Colby. It was a long weekend in Amherst, with four matches for the team over a span of three days. Sixth-seeded Tufts took on ninth-seeded Colby on Sunday in a consolation round. Sophomore […]

Men’s squash rises to finish with best season in program history

The men’s squash team engineered a dramatic turnaround in its 2015-2016 campaign as the program, revitalized by young talent, saw its first winning season since 2007-2008 and the best season in program history. The Jumbos had never finished more than one game above .500, which they had only done three times since 1999. But Tufts battled to a 14-9 […]

Men’s squash wins Chaffee Cup to end their season

Men’s squash capped off their 2015-2016 team season by winning the Chaffee Cup at the CSA Team Championships this past weekend. The final two weeks of the season saw Tufts put together an impressive comeback series after a dismal showing at the NESCAC Championships on Feb. 5 to 6. The Jumbos exited the tournament without a win, […]

Women’s squash upsets Wellesley, but falls to higher-ranked Amherst and Hamilton

At the College Squash Association (CSA) Team Nationals over the weekend, No. 24 Tufts stumbled early and could not overcome strong opposition from Amherst and Hamilton on Friday and Saturday. It did, however, take down No. 23 Wellesley College on Sunday to end the weekend, ending the season on a positive note. The Jumbos had an impressive stretch […]

Tufts strings along a win streak leading up to Nationals

Tufts wrapped up its regular season with victories against Boston University (BU), Wesleyan and Vassar College, and is now focusing on the College Squash Association (CSA) Team Nationals this coming weekend. This puts the Jumbos at 12-7 for the season, moving them up to No. 24 in the rankings. Just two weeks ago, Tufts found itself in […]