Racquetball takes third in conference

THE RPI RACQUETBALL TEAM HOLDS trophies after third place finishes in the Eastern Collegiate Racquetball Conference. Next up for the racquetball team is a trip to Arizona for the National Championships during Spring Break.

This weekend, the RPI racquetball team traveled down to Chalfont, Pa. for the 2015 Northeast Collegiate Regional Racquetball Championships. During the tournament, the season results were announced, and RPI placed third place in the men’s and women’s divisions after competing in the past four tournament meets. This is the first time since the late 2000s that the RPI racquetball team has placed in the top three. Additionally, the women’s team placed third at the regional championships, with the men’s team placing fourth. The team will be traveling to Tempe, Ariz. for the 2015 US Intercollegiate National Racquetball Championships, hosted at Arizona State University starting March 25, 2015.