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Boys Squash

Philosophy

We want our players to to play the game with integrity and treat teammates as well as opponents with the highest level of respect. Not only do we want to work with players to improve all aspects of their respective squash game, but also to create a strong team culture where all players are appreciated and respected. We also hope that our players take advantage of the wonderful opportunities Hotchkiss offers its students both inside and outside of the classroom in addition to squash.

-- Jackson Marvel, Head Coach, Boys Varsity Squash

Highlights

In 2015-2016, the team finished 11th in the country at the US High School Team Championships. In four of the last five years, the team has finished in the top five at New Englands. Members of the squash program have also enjoyed considerable individual success in tournament play, including at the US Junior Open and the British Junior Open.

Facilities

Within our 212,000 square foot Forrest E. Mars, Jr. Athletic Center we have eight international squash courts with a large viewing area. The facility also boasts a fully staffed training room, a fitness center, and numerous locker rooms and team rooms.

Coaching Staff

Head coach Jackson Marvel is in his 11th year coaching the team. He played college squash and tennis at Bates College and was a captain of both teams. He currently holds a Level 1 US Squash Coaching certification.



Assistant coach Peter Winzeler was raised in England, where he was county champion and nationally ranked. As a student, he played for the University of Oxford and Trinity College, Dublin. Peter currently holds a US Level 3 Coaching Certification, and he has taught English and coached squash at the Hotchkiss School since 2015. Coach Winzeler works with both the girls and boys squash programs.


Notable Alumni

Mark Lewis '89 -- Trinity (current head coach, Middlebury)
Tom McKay '04 -- Princeton
Rory Heilakka '05 -- Pennsylvania
James Sterne '06 -- Harvard
Ian Brooks '07 -- Trinity
Bobby Burns '08 -- Bates
Will Benedict '08 -- Northwestern
Chris Defour '12 -- Middlebury
Alex Gorgi '13 -- Brown
George Henderson '13 -- Dartmouth
Jacob Kagan '16 -- Middlebury
Nick Bermingham '16 -- Middlebury

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Prospective Athletes

Interested in playing for Hotchkiss? Our coaches would love to hear from you.

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