2011-12 Trinity College Men's Squash News

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    August 09, 2012
    Trinity Men's Squash Takes Two Titles In 2011-12 Hartford, Conn. – The Trinity College men’s squash team, coached by Paul Assaiante (18th Season), finished the 2011-12 season with an 18-2 record, captured its sixth consecutive New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Championship title, and tied for the College Squash Association (CSA) Dual Match title with Princeton to extend its streak of earning at least a share of the Association Trophy to 15 years in a row.
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    July 02, 2012
    Trinity Men's Squash Alum Records History-Making Win For Home Country Of Jamaica Hartford, Conn. - Former Trinity College men's squash star Chris Binnie'12, who exhausted his eligibility in 2011 and graduated in January after completing his coursework and competing for the Bantam soccer squad last fall, became the first Jamiacan to win a Preofessional Squash Association (PSA) World Tour title with his victory in the inaugural British Virgin Islands Open.
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    June 06, 2012
    Six Trinity Men's Squash Players Earn Post-Season Honors Hartford, Conn., June 6, 2012 – Trinity College Bantam men's squash senior co-captains Antonio Diaz-Gonzalez (Mexico City, Mexico) and Vikram Malhotra (Mumbai, India), and first-year Miled Zarazua (Mexico City, Mexico) were each selected to the College Squash Association (CSA) All-American First Team, while junior Johan Detter (Malmoe, Sweden) graced the CSA All-American Honorable Mention.
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    June 06, 2012
    Trinity's Assaiante Interviewed By National Media Outlets Hartford, Conn. - Trinity College men's squash and men's tennis coach Paul Assaiante was recently the subject of a feature story on the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) website (www.itatennis.com).
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    April 18, 2012
    Trinity Men's Squash Players Collect Academic Honors Hartford, Conn. - Trinity College juniors Johan Detter (Malmoe, Sweden) and Juan Diego Lopez (Bogota, Colombia) were each selected as College Squash Association (CSA) National Scholar Athletes, while the pair joined senior Jay Kramer (Bryn Mawr, Pa.) and sophomore Sam Livingston (Nahant, Mass.) on the New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Winter All-Academic Team.
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    April 01, 2012
    Trinity Men's Squash Featured On AT&T Uverse Sports Hartford, Conn. - The Trinity College men's squash team, which held the longest winning streak in the history of intercollegiate varsity sports prior to this season, was recently the subject of a sports feature on AT&T Uverse Sports.
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    March 21, 2012
    Trinity Winter Student-Athletes Earn NESCAC All-Academic Honors Hartford, Conn. – The Trinity College winter athletic teams placed 43 student-athletes on the New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) 2011-12 Winter All-Academic Team.
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    March 14, 2012
    Eight Trinity Winter Athletes Named To NESCAC All-Sportsmanship Team Hartford, Conn. - Eight Trinity College winter athletes were named to the 2012 New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) All-Sportsmanship Team for their positive contributions to sportsmanship.
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    March 04, 2012
    Trinity's Kotian Wins Molloy Division National Men's Squash Title At CSA Singles Championships Amherst, Mass. - First-year Vrishab Kotian (Mumbai, India) won six matches over three days, including a 3-1 victory over sophomore teammate Matthew Mackin (Greenwich, Conn.) in the semifinals and a finals win over George Washington's Omar Sobhy, to capture the Molloy Division title in the College Squash Association (CSA) National Singles Championships this weekend at Amherst College.
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    February 19, 2012
    Men's Squash National Championship Finals Goes Down To The Wire, Trinity Falls At Princeton Princeton, N.J. – The visiting Trinity College Bantams saw their 13-year streak of College Squash Association (CSA) National Team Championship titles come to an end this afternoon with a gut-wrenching, 5-4 loss to the Princeton University Tigers on Jadwin Courts.
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    February 18, 2012
    Trinity Men's Squash Defeats Harvard In CSA National Championship Semifinals Princeton, N.J. – First-year Moustafa Hamada (Alexandria, Va.) got his team off to a quick start with the only 3-0 win of the match, as the visiting Trinity College Bantams posted a 6-3 victory over the Harvard University Crimson in the College Squash Association (CSA) Semifinals this afternoon at Princeton University’s Jadwin Courts.
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    February 17, 2012
    Trinity Men's Squash Take Care Of Franklin And Marshall In Potter Trophy Quarters Princeton, N.J. - Senior co-captain Vikram Malhotra (Mumbai, India) dominated the No. 1 match with an 11-3, 11-8, 11-3 victory over Gabriel De Melo to lead the Trinity College Bantams to an 8-1 win over the Franklin and Marshall College Diplomats in the College Squash Association (CSA) National Championship Quarterfinals at Princeton University.
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    February 15, 2012
    Trinity Men's Squash Seeded No. 1 At National Championships This Weekend Hartford, Conn., Feb. 15, 2012 - The Trinity College men’s squash team, which has a 16-1 record after a 9-0 win against Williams on February 5 to capture its sixth consecutive New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Championship title, will defend its College Squash Association (CSA) Team Championship (Potter Trophy) title for the 13th consecutive time this weekend at Princeton University.
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    February 08, 2012
    Trinity Men's Squash Player's Blog by Jay Kramer'12: Entry #3 The past 20 days have been a hurricane for the squash team and we have only just reached the eye of the storm. After having arguably the toughest schedule in college squash over the past month, I am proud to say that the team has come out unscathed. I say “unscathed” because in our minds, the loss to Yale was a blessing in disguise.
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    February 04, 2012
    Trinity Men's Squash Tops Williams, 9-0, in NESCAC Championship Hartford, Conn. – Six Trinity players won by 3-0 scores in a dominant 9-0 victory over the Williams College Ephs in the New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Men’s Squash Championships this weekend at Trinity's George A. Kellner Squash Center.
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    February 01, 2012
    Trinity Men's Squash Hands Princeton First Loss Of The Season Hartford, Conn. – The Trinity College Bantams defeated the visiting Princeton University Tigers, 7-2, in men’s squash action this evening at Kellner Squash Center. Trinity, ranked No. 2 in the nation, improves to 13-1 with its fifth straight win, while the Tigers suffer their first loss and fall to 8-1.
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    January 31, 2012
    Trinity Men's Squash Hosts Pivotal Match Against Princeton Wednesday Night Hartford, Conn., Jan. 31 - The Trinity College men's squash team will host the Princeton University Tigerson Wednesday, Feb. 1 at Kellner Squash Center at 4:30 p.m. Trinity is ranked No. 2 in the College Squash Association (CSA) National Polls, while the Tigers are ranked No. 3 nationally. The match will be webcast live here.
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    January 30, 2012
    Vikram Malhotra And The Start Of A New Era Hartford, Conn.- “I think it is a nice story about a guy who came from very far away, was kind of quiet, gained momentum and knew his place. Then, he earned the keys to the kingdom and is now holding this team together wonderfully,” Trinity College Head Men’s Squash Coach Paul Assaiante says of senior co-captain Vikram Malhotra, who hails from Mumbai, India.
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    January 29, 2012
    Trinity Men's Squash Defeats Pennsylvania Hartford, Conn. – Sophomore Moustafa Hamada (Mumbai, India) allowed just nine points in a 3-0 win in the No. 7 match to lead the Trinity College Bantams to an 8-1 victory over the visiting University of Pennsylvania Quakers in men’s squash action this afternoon at Kellner Squash Center.
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    January 28, 2012
    Trinity Men's Squash Blanks Dartmouth Hartford, Conn. – Senior co-captain Vikram Malhotra (Mumbai, India) allowed just 17 points in a 3-0 victory at the No. 1 position to lead the Trinity College Bantams to a 9- win over the visiting Dartmouth College Big Green in men’s squash action this afternoon.
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    January 27, 2012
    Trinity Men's Squash Defeats Rochester Hartford, Conn. - The Trinity College Bantam men's squash team defeated the visiting University of Rochester Yellowjackets tonight, 7-2, at Kellner Squash Center. Trinity, ranked No. 2 in the nation, improves to 10-1 while the No. 4-ranked Yellowjackets fall to 6-3.
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    January 25, 2012
    Trinity Men's Squash Player's Blog by Jay Kramer'12: Entry #2 As many of you already know, this past week has been a roller coaster of great highs and lows for all involved with the team. Last Wednesday we traveled to New Haven to face the Yale University Bulldogs. Going into the match, all knew it was going to be a battle until the last bounce of the ball.
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    January 22, 2012
    Trinity Men's Squash And Tennis Coach Joins Auriemma And Rizzotti On Win Streaks Panel Hartford, Conn. - Trinity College me's squash and men's tennis coach Paul Assaiante was one of three Connecticut sports legends on a free Key Issues Forum on winning streaks at the University of Hartford's Lincoln Theater on the night of January 12.
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    January 21, 2012
    Trinity Men’s Squash Tops Strong Harvard Team, 7-2 Hartford, Conn. – The Trinity College Bantams responded to their first loss in 14 years with a convincing 7-2 win over the No. 5-ranked Harvard University Crimson today at the George A. Kellner Squash Center.
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    January 18, 2012
    Trinity Men's Squash Player's Blog by Jay Kramer'12: Entry #1 This past week has been both a busy and exciting time in our season. Players returned from break in great shape knowing full well the heart of the season is still in front us. I am also happy to announce two new additions to our squash family that will help make our team stronger then ever. .
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    January 18, 2012
    Historic Trinity Men's Squash Win Streak Ends at Yale, Bantams Fall, 5-4 New Haven, Conn. - The longest known winning streak in the history of intercollegiate varsity sports has come to an end, as the Trinity College Bantams men's squash team fell, 5-4, to the Yale University Bulldogs at Brady Courts tonight.
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    January 17, 2012
    Trinity Men's Squash Visits No. 2-Ranked Yale Wednesday Night Hartford, Conn., Jan. 17 - The Trinity College men's squash team will visit the Yale University Bulldogs on Wednesday, Jan. 18 at Brady Courts at 6 p.m. Trinity is ranked No. 1 in the College Squash Association (CSA) National Polls, while the Bulldogs are ranked No. 2 nationally.
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    January 15, 2012
    Trinity Men's Squash Wins Against Franklin And Marshall Hartford, Conn. - Junior Reinhold Hergeth (Bloemfontein, South Africa) allowed just 14 points in a 3-0 win at the No. 5 position to lead the Trinity College Bantams to an 8-1 victory over the visiting Franklin and Marshall College Diplomats in men's squash action this afternoon at the Kellner Squash Center.
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    December 10, 2011
    Trinity Men's Squash Blanks Williams For 250th Straight Win Hartford, Conn.- The Trinity College Bantam men’s squash defeated visiting the Williams College Ephs, 9-0, to improve to 6-0 this evening at Kellner Squash Center. Trinity, ranked No. 1 in the nation, improves the longest winning streak in the history of intercollegiate varsity sports to 250 matches in a row. No. 10-ranked Williams drops to 2-5. The streak dates back to the 1998 College Squash Association (CSA) Finals).
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    December 03, 2011
    Trinity Men's Squash Shuts Out George Washington Hartford, Conn. - Junior Greg Crane (Boston, Mass.) allowed just four points scored against him in the No. 9 match to lead the Trinity College Bantams to a 9-0 victory over the visiting George Washington University Colonials in men's squash action this afternoon at Kellner Center.
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    December 02, 2011
    Trinity Men's Squash Clobbers Connecticut College Hartford, Conn. - Junior Greg Crane (Boston, Mass.) allowed just nine points scored against him in a 3-0 win at the No. 7 position to lead the Trinity College Bantams to a 9-0 victory over the visiting Connecticut College Camels in men's squash action this evening.
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    November 30, 2011
    Trinity Coach And Former All-American Vargas Receives Award From Latin Community Hartford, Conn. - Trinity College assistant men's squash and men's tennis coach and four-time Bantam All-American squash player Andres Vargas (Bogota, Colombia) was presented with a Latine de Oro Award for his outstanding contribution to Greater Hartford's Latin Community in the sports category by Indentidad Latina, Hartford's Spanish-speaking newspaper.
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    November 27, 2011
    Trinity Men's Squash Sweeps Bates And Bowdoin Lewiston, Maine - The Trinity College men's squash team defeated the Bates College Bobcats and the Bowdoin College Polar Bears, 9-0, in each match in a pair of road contests this afternoon. The Bantams improve to 3-0 and improve the longest winning streak in the history of intercollegiate varsity sports to 247 matches in a row.
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    November 19, 2011
    Trinity Men's Squash Takes Season Opener At Colby Waterville, Maine - Senior co-captain Vikram Malhorta won at the first position and senior co-captain Antonio Diaz was a winner at the No. 2 spot, as the top-ranked Trinity College Bantams took a 9-0 win over the Colby College Mules in both teams' men's squash season opener this afternoon at the Dunaway Courts.
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    November 15, 2011
    Trinity Men's Squash Ranked No. 1 In CSA Pre-Season Poll Hartford, Conn., November 15, 2011 - The Trinity College men's squash team, which finished the 2010-11 season with its 13th straight perfect record at 20-0 and captured its fifth consecutive New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Championship title, its 14th straight Intercollegiate Squash Association Dual Match title, and its 13th consecutive College Squash Association (CSA) National Team Championship crown, is ranked No. 1 in the CSA National Pre-Season Poll.
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    October 19, 2011
    Trinity Men's Squash Announces 2011-12 Schedule Hartford, Conn. - The Trinity College Bantam men's squash team, which finished the 2010-11 season with its 13th straight perfect record at 20-0 and captured its fifth consecutive New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Championship title, its 14th straight Intercollegiate Squash Association Dual Match title, and its 13th consecutive College Squash Association (CSA) National Team Championship crown, has announced its schedule for the 2011-12 campaign.
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    September 02, 2011
    Trinity Coach Leads U.S. Squash to World Championship Quarterfinals The U.S. Men’s Squash Team, coached by Paul Assaiante, Head Coach of Men’s Squash and Tennis at Trinity College, fought to a seventh place finish of 32 competing countries in the Squash World Championships this weekend, falling to Egypt, ranked No. 2 in the world, in the Quarterfinal Round.