Trinity Winter Sports Teams Enjoying Great Seasons

Four Teams Occupy Top Spots Leading Into February Matchups

Hartford, CT, February 6, 2015 - Trinity enters the first weekend in February with four sports teams in first place. Trinity's defending National Champion women's squash team and its 14-time National Champion men's squash team each
defend their NESCAC titles for the eighth time at Williams College on Saturday and Sunday.  Both squash teams are ranked No. 1 in the nation, while the Trinity women will defend their Howe Cup crown at Harvard on February 13 to 15, and the Trinity men will seek a 15th national championship at home in the Kellner Center on February 20 to 22. 

Trinity men's ice hockey is ranked No. 4 nationally and visits Middlebury and No. 13-ranked Williams this weekend in two pivotal NESCAC matchups, while Trinity men's basketball enters a road weekend against local conference rivals Wesleyan and Connecticut College with a 1.5 game first-place lead in the NESCAC at 6-1.  The NESCAC Men's Basketball Championships will take place February 21 to March 1 and the NESCAC Men's Ice Hockey Championships are February 28 to March 8.  The final four for both tournaments will be played on the Trinity campus if each of those teams remains in first place through the final weekends of the regular season and wins its quarterfinal game.