After dropping down to 29th in the national rankings at the end of the 2007-2008 season, Franklin & Marshall has been steadily improving.
Kurtz Cup winners Dartmouth hope to move up into the Howe Cup (A Division) this season.
After a challenging 2009-2010 season, Haverford looks to make a fresh start under a new head coach.
The University of Vermont's competitive squash program is only a few years old.
For many new club teams, just making it to Howe Cup is an accomplishment in itself. Thanks to a massive snow storm that paralyzed parts of the East Coast, the Fighting Irish had a few extra hurdles in getting to Yale.
The Crimson were so close last season.
Brown will turn over a new leaf this season with a strong first-year class and upgraded facilities.