2011-12 Harvard Men's Squash

May 21, 2012
Harvard Men’s Squash Adds Five Student-Athletes for 2012-13 Season
The Harvard men’s squash team, under the direction of Mike Way, Gregory Lee '87 and Russell Ball '88 Endowed Coach for Squash at Harvard University, has announced the addition of five student-athletes to the program. The recruits hail from three countries, the United States, U.K., and South Africa, and two states, Connecticut and New Jersey.

May 4, 2012
Farag, McLaughlin Honored as CSA Men’s Squash All-Americans
Ali Farag (left) and Brandon McLaughlin (right) were named All-Americans by the CSA.

April 19, 2012
Season Recap: Men's Squash Earns Highest Finish Since 2007
Mike Way reviews this year's men's squash team, which had its first third-place finish since the 2007 season.

April 17, 2012
Michas, Ahmed Named CSA Scholar Athletes
Jason Michas (left) and Will Ahmed (right) were named scholar athletes by the College Squash Association, the league announced Tuesday.

April 4, 2012
Ten Winter Student-Athletes Tabbed Academic All-Ivy League
The Ivy League has announced the names of 80 student-athletes – including 10 from Harvard—who have been named to the winter 2011-12 Academic All-Ivy League team.

March 23, 2012
Farag Awarded Ivy League Men’s Squash Player, Co-Rookie of the Year Honors
Ali Farag was honored as the Ivy League’s Player of the Year and co-Rookie of the Year, the league announced Friday.

March 4, 2012
Ali Farag Takes CSA Individual National Title with Championship Sweep
Ali Farag of the Harvard men’s squash team gave the Crimson its second national champion in three years with a 3-0 win in the CSA Individual Championship in Amherst, Mass., Sunday.

March 3, 2012
Ali Farag Secures Spot in Tomorrow's CSA Individual National Championship
Ali Farag swept two matches at the College Squash Association (CSA) Individual Championship today, moving him to the national championship tomorrow.

March 2, 2012
Farag Sweeps to CSA Individual Championship Round of 16
Freshman Ali Farag is the lone Harvard player left in the winners' bracket after day one of the CSA Individual Championship in Amherst, Mass.

March 1, 2012
Harvard Squash Finishes Season at CSA Individual Championships
Members of the Harvard men’s and women’s squash teams will travel to Amherst, Mass. this weekend for the CSA Individual Championships.

February 19, 2012
Men’s Squash Tops Cornell, Finishes Third in the Nation
No. 4 Harvard secured a third-place finish with a 5-4 win over No. 6 Cornell behind three wins in the top four positions Sunday afternoon.

February 18, 2012
No. 1 Trinity Trips No. 4 Harvard Men’s Squash in CSA Semifinal
Harvard kept the match close, but No. 1 Trinity topped No. 4 Harvard, 6-3, in a CSA semifinal match Saturday.

February 18, 2012
Live Video Available for Today's Men's Squash Semifinals
This afternoon’s semifinal matches of the Potter Cup, the College Squash Association’s national tournament, will be streamed live online by

February 17, 2012
No. 4 Harvard Men's Squash Advances to CSA Semifinal
For the second time this season, the No. 4 Harvard men's squash team defeated No. 5 Rochester and the Crimson advanced to the semifinals of the College Squash Association (CSA) Team Championship Friday afternoon in Princeton, N.J.

February 16, 2012
No. 4 Harvard Men's Squash Set for CSA Team Championships
With hopes of its 31st national championship, the No. 4 Harvard men’s squash team travels to Princeton, N.J. Feb. 17-19 for the 68th annual Potter Cup.

February 12, 2012
No. 4 Men's Squash Stumbles at No. 3 Yale in Regular Season Finale
Ali Farag won in the No. 1 positon to cap off the regular season undefeated, but the No. 4 Harvard men’s squash team fell at No. 3 Yale, 5-4, Sunday afternoon.

February 10, 2012
Ahmed Wins Final Home Match, No. 4 Harvard Men’s Squash Sweeps Brown
In its final match at the Murr Center this season, the No. 4 Harvard men’s squash team swept Ivy League foe and No. 16 Brown, 9-0, Friday night.

February 8, 2012
No. 16 Brown, No. 3 Yale Round Out Ivy League Schedule for No. 4 Men’s Squash
No. 16 Brown and No. 1 Yale provide the final two tests for the No. 4 Harvard men’s squash team, as the Crimson is currently in second place in the Ivy League.

February 5, 2012
Back-and-Forth Match Goes No. 4 Harvard's Way at No. 7 Cornell
The No. 4 Harvard men’s squash team slipped past No. 7 Cornell Sunday in Ithaca, N.Y. with a 5-4 win over the Big Red.

February 4, 2012
No. 4 Men’s Squash Powers Past Columbia, 9-0
All nine Harvard players in the starting lineup won by 9-0 tallies as the No. 4 Harvard men’s squash team powered past No. 15 Columbia, 9-0 in New York Friday night.

February 1, 2012
No. 5 Men’s Squash Visits No. 15 Columbia, No. 6 Cornell
The No. 5 Harvard men’s squash team travels to New York City and Ithaca, N.Y. this weekend to take on No. 15 Columbia and No. 6 Cornell in a pair of Ivy League contests.

January 28, 2012
No. 5 Harvard Men's Squash Handles No. 4 Rochester in 7-2 Upset
After losing its last two matches, the No. 5 Harvard men's squash team got back on track with a dominant 7-2 win over No. 4 Rochester Saturday afternoon.

January 25, 2012
No. 5 Harvard Men’s Squash Looks to Get Back on Track Saturday
The No. 5 Harvard men’s squash team looks to break a two-match skid when it hosts No. 4 Rochester Saturday at the Murr Center.

January 21, 2012
No. 5 Men's Squash Falls Behind Early, Drops Match at No. 1 Trinity
The No. 5 Harvard men’s squash team dug itself a hole, losing its first five matches, before falling, 7-2, at No. 1 Trinity Saturday in Hartford, Conn.

January 19, 2012
Visit to No. 1 Trinity Next Up for No. 5 Men's Squash
The No. 5 Harvard men’s squash team attempts to run No. 1 Trinity’s losing streak to two Saturday in Hartford, Conn. after the Bantams had won its previous 252 matches dating back to 1998.

January 15, 2012
No. 3 Princeton Slips Past No. 5 Harvard Men's Squash, 5-4
No. 5 Harvard nearly upset No. 3 Princeton before falling, 5-4, at the Murr Center Sunday afternoon.

January 14, 2012
No. 5 Men’s Squash Sweeps Eighth Straight Opponent
No. 5 Harvard extended its school-record for consecutive sweeps to eight with a 9-0 win over No. 9 Penn Saturday.

January 14, 2012
Farag, Sobhy Make Collegiate Debuts Saturday
The No. 1-ranked women host 3rd-ranked Penn on Saturday and 4th-ranked Princeton on Sunday while the No. 5 men host 9th-ranked Penn and 3rd-ranked Princeton. These matches mark the debut of highly touted players Ali Farag and Amanda Sobhy, both of whom will compete

January 11, 2012
No. 5 Men’s Squash to Host Pair of Ivy League Matches this Weekend
The Crimson will take on No. 9 Penn Saturday at 1 p.m. and No. 3 Princeton Sunday at 2 p.m. in the team’s first contests since Dec. 4.

December 13, 2011
Seeing Crimson: Brandon McLaughlin and Will Ahmed of Harvard Men's Squash
Take to the Harvard squash courts with sophomore Brandon McLaughlin and senior co-captain Will Ahmed.

December 4, 2011
No. 5 Men’s Squash Blanks Seventh Straight Opponent
Nigel Koh won two matches in the No. 1 position to help the Crimson set a new program record with its seventh consecutive shutout victory.

December 3, 2011
Three Massachusetts Opponents Fall to No. 5 Men's Squash
The Harvard men’s squash team played three Massachusetts opponents in two locations Saturday and came away with three sweeps.

December 2, 2011
No. 5 Men’s Squash Starts Weekend with Sweep of NYU
All nine Harvard men’s squash players in action swept opponents from New York University, as the No. 5-ranked Crimson easily defeated the visiting Bobcats, 9-0, Dec. 2. It was the first of six matches scheduled for Harvard this weekend.

December 1, 2011
Busy Weekend Ahead for No. 5 Men’s Squash
The Harvard men’s squash team continues its busiest week of the season with six matches this weekend. The contests are part of a five-day stretch when the Crimson will play a total of eight matches.

November 30, 2011
No. 5 Men’s Squash Sweeps Middlebury, Posts First Ivy Win at Dartmouth
The No. 5 Harvard men’s squash team downed No. 7 Dartmouth, 8-1, and No. 14 Middlebury, 9-0, Wednesday. The Crimson improved to 3-0 overall and 1-0 in the Ivy League with the wins.

November 29, 2011
No. 5 Men’s Squash Preps for Two Midweek Contests
The No. 5 Harvard men’s squash team travels to Hanover, N.H., to face No. 7 Dartmouth and No. 14 Middlebury Wednesday. The doubleheader marks the first of eight matches in a five-day span for the Crimson.

November 18, 2011
Men’s Squash Claims 34th Consecutive Season-Opening Victory
The Harvard men’s squash team defeated Williams, 9-0, to earn its 34th consecutive season opening victory Friday.

November 16, 2011
No. 5 Men’s Squash Opens 2011-12 Season at Williams Saturday
The Harvard men’s squash team opens the 2011-12 season Saturday at 5 p.m. at No. 10 Williams.

November 9, 2011
Season Preview: Harvard Men's Squash Poised to Continue Ascent
Mike Way, the Gregory Lee '87 and Russell Ball '88 Endowed Coach for Squash at Harvard University, previews the upcoming 2011-12 men's squash season.

October 21, 2011
Men's Squash Photos Available at Harvard Photo Store
Photos of the Harvard men's squash team are now available for purchase at the Harvard Photo Store.

September 21, 2011
Harvard Men’s Squash Announces 2011-12 Schedule
The Harvard men's squash squad will host four home matches and play six contests on the road in preparation for the CSA Team and Individual championships.

September 8, 2011
Luke Hammond Joins Harvard Squash as Assistant Coach
Hammond has been named an assistant coach for Harvard men’s and women’s squash.

June 28, 2011
Men's Squash Bolsters Roster with Four Newcomers for 2011-12 Season
The Harvard men’s squash team will welcome four additions to the team for the upcoming 2011-12 campaign, Mike Way, the Gregory Lee ’87 and Russell Ball ’88 Endowed Coach for Squash at Harvard University, announced.