Richard Dodd
Richard Dodd
Year: Senior
Hometown: Benoni, South Africa
High School: Parktown Boys' High School
Major: Economics
Residential College: Calhoun

2012-2013 Season (Senior): Received the John F. Skillman '67 Award for his contribution to Yale squash … Played Nos. 2 and 3 … Finished the season ranked No. 24 nationally ... Went 12-4 … Won both of his matches against Trinity at No. 3 … Had a 5-2 record at No. 3 in Ivy League play … Competed in the Pool Division of the CSA Individual Championships.

2011-12 Season (Junior): Nominated Honorable Mention All American by the College Squash Association… Played at the No. 2 and No. 3 positions... Finished the season with an 11-7 record... Wins against Penn and Harvard in the No. 2 spot... Reached the second round of Division A at the CSA Individual Championships… Achieved a No. 23 national ranking.

2010-11 Season (Sophomore): Nominated Second Team All American by the College Squash Association... Finished the season with a 12-3 record… Helped Yale win the Ivy title outright with a win at No. 3 against Harvard’s Richard Hill.

2009-10 Season (Freshman): Finished the season with a 13-5 record… Reached the quarterfinals of the Pool Cup Consolation Draw of the CSA Individual Championship.

Before Yale: Represented South Africa at the World Junior Mens Squash Championships in New Zealand ... Finished as South African National Junior Champion in 2007 ... Reached the semifinals of the All African Junior Mens Squash Championships ... Travelled to India in 2007, for the World Mens Teams Squash Championships, with the South African Men's National Team as the most promising junior ... Ranked second nationally in the under 23 age group.