Chris Abplanalp is now entering his 7th year as head men’s and women’s squash coach at St. Lawrence University. As a two sport athlete, Chris graduated from Connecticut College in 1998 with a BA in Environmental Science. In 1999 he returned home to his native Canton, NY taking a position in the St. Lawrence athletic department as assistant men’s lacrosse coach. Chris earned his Master’s degree of Education from St. Lawrence in 2001. Currently, Chris teaches two courses within the Sports Studies and Exercise Science minor, Fitness and Wellness as well as Sociological Perspectives on Sport.
“With a large percentage of student-athletes on campus and the offering of 32 varsity sports, St. Lawrence University is invested in their athletic programs. This is true on the playing field as well as in the classroom. The Sports Studies and Exercise Science minor serves as an excellent avenue for both athletes and non-athletes to explore their interests in a variety of athletic and sport related topics. Whether you are a student hoping to pursue a career in athletics or simply looking for ways to live a healthier lifestyle, the SSES minor has courses that will cover your interests.”