The Nichols boys squash team capped a successful season last week by winning the Canadian Independent Schools Athletic Association championship, then defeating Canisius, 8-1, to win the Western New York High School League.

In the CISAA tournament at the National Squash Academy in Toronto, the Vikings avenged a regular season loss to St. Andrew’s College of Aurora, Ont., 6-3. Nichols had a 25-3 record for the season.

John Bassett, Leyton Johnson Greg Vanderhorst, David Sherris, Fred Maynor, Jack Vanderhorst, Andrew Wolney and Colin Hogan were individual winners for Nichols against Canisius. Lou Hutchinson was the lone winner for the Crusaders.