AMHERST, Mass. - The Amherst College Department of Athletics announced the recent hiring of Stuart Crawford as an assistant on the men's and women's squash coaching staff.
As a player, Crawford represented his native Scotland 86 times at international level between 2003 and 2014, competing in numerous World and European Team Championships. He is a five-time national champion, and competed on the PSA World Tour from 2005 until 2010, reaching a highest World Ranking of 113 and winning a PSA title in Parma, Italy.
After retiring from the PSA Tour in 2010, Stuart started working for Scottish Squash and served as the Assistant National Coach, leading their national junior program for five years before taking over as National Coach for the 2015-16 season. In his role as National Coach, Stuart worked closely with several professional players including three players ranked in the World top 40.