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JUNIOR SQUASH is a rapidly expanding demographic in the United States, with thousands of juniors participating in tournaments, leagues and programs right across the nation.  The junior programs run by US SQUASH support one of the association’s core missions of providing access to the sport to children of all ages.

 

Scholar Athletes Recognized at U.S. Open

Scholar Athletes Recognized at U.S. Open

Just before the evening matches on the glass show court, sixteen of the over 280 2013-2014 US Squash Scholar Athlete Award recipients were recognized before hundreds of squash fans at the Daskalakis Athletic Center. Many of the scholar athletes on hand are here in Philadelphia putting their best effort in on the squash courts at Drexel University [...]

October 12, 2014 Squash Media Juniors, News, U.S. Open 0

Egypt Awarded 2015 World Junior Championships

Egypt Awarded 2015 World Junior Championships

The title-holders will defend the WSF Women’s World Junior Team Squash Championship on home soil. [...]

September 25, 2014 Squash Media International, Juniors, News, Team USA 0

Frank Millet Junior Championships Opens the Season

Frank Millet Junior Championships Opens the Season

This past weekend, September 12-14, saw the start of the Junior squash season with the Frank Millet Junior Championships (JCT), at Harvard University’s Murr Center, in Allston, MA. Each season’s five JCTs feature the highest level of junior competition. Draws at these selective events are restricted to the top thirty-two ranked entrants, and these tournaments play [...]

September 18, 2014 Squash Media Juniors, News 0

2014-2015 Junior Guideline and Ranking System Changes

2014-2015 Junior Guideline and Ranking System Changes

The Junior Guidelines have been restructured and can be viewed by clicking here. The updated structure to the guidelines is designed to help players, parents, and coaches more easily find needed information and fully understand the rules and regulations governing the junior competitive structure. Several changes and additions to the guidelines have also been put [...]

September 8, 2014 Squash Media Coaches and Pros, Juniors, News, Officiating 0

U.S. Junior Men’s Team Triumphs Over Colombia

U.S. Junior Men’s Team Triumphs Over Colombia

The United States defeated ninth-seeded Colombia 2-1 in the 9-12 playoffs Wednesday at the Wanderers Club in Windhoek, Namibia. [...]

August 20, 2014 Squash Media International, Juniors, News, Team USA 0

U.S. Junior Men’s Team Falls to Malaysia

U.S. Junior Men’s Team Falls to Malaysia

The United States fell to fifth-seeded Malaysia 1-2 in the first round of the World Junior Men's Team Championships 1-12 playoffs. [...]

August 18, 2014 Squash Media International, Juniors, News, Team USA 0

U.S. Junior Men’s Team to Face Malaysia in Playoffs

U.S. Junior Men’s Team to Face Malaysia in Playoffs

The United States will face fifth-seeded Malaysia in the first round of the World Junior Men's Team playoffs Monday after finishing second in Group A. [...]

August 18, 2014 Squash Media International, Juniors, News, Team USA 0

U.S. Junior Men’s Team Off to Winning Start

U.S. Junior Men’s Team Off to Winning Start

Team USA began its World Junior Men’s Team Championship campaign with wins against Argentina and Botswana in Group A Saturday at the Wanderers Sports Club in Windhoek, Namibia. Seeded twelfth based on the individual competitions earlier this week, Team USA drew top-seeded Egypt, [13/15] seeded Argentina, and [22/23]-seeded Botswana in Group A. Derek Hsue, Mason [...]

August 16, 2014 Squash Media Juniors, News, Team USA 0

Diego Elias & Habiba Mohamed Crowned World Junior Champions

Diego Elias & Habiba Mohamed Crowned World Junior Champions

Egypt's Habiba Mohamed and Peru's Diego Elias are World Junior Champions. [...]

August 15, 2014 Squash Media International, Juniors, News 0

Gohar Ends American WJC Main Draw Action

Gohar Ends American WJC Main Draw Action

Sixteen-year-old Egyptian Nouran Gohar defeated Sabrina Sobhy in the quarterfinals of the World Junior Women's Individuals Wednesday. [...]

August 13, 2014 Squash Media International, Juniors, News, Team USA 0

Sabrina Sobhy Last Main Draw American in Namibia

Sabrina Sobhy Last Main Draw American in Namibia

U.S. National and Junior champion Sabrina Sobhy is the last American in main draw play at the World Junior Championships. [...]

August 12, 2014 Squash Media International, Juniors, News, Team USA 0

Hsue, Brownell, Wong Bow Out of WJC Main Draw in Five

Hsue, Brownell, Wong Bow Out of WJC Main Draw in Five

All six U.S. Junior boys are out of the main draw following defeats in the first and second rounds of the World Junior Men's Individuals. [...]

August 11, 2014 Squash Media International, Juniors, News, Team USA 0

Team USA Prepped for World Junior Championships

Team USA Prepped for World Junior Championships

Team USA is prepared ahead of the 2014 World Squash Federation World Junior Squash Championships commencement Sunday, August 10. [...]

August 9, 2014 Squash Media International, Juniors, News, Team USA 0

Tenth Ontario-American ‘Battle of the Border’ Underway in White Oaks

Tenth Ontario-American ‘Battle of the Border’ Underway in White Oaks

Team USA looks to win its fifth consecutive Ontario-American 'Battle of the Border' title this weekend at White Oaks in Niagra-on-the-lake, Ontario. [...]

August 8, 2014 Squash Media International, Juniors, News, Team USA 0

CitySquash Sweeps Urban Doubles

CitySquash Sweeps Urban Doubles

New York City’s CitySquash swept all three U.S. Urban Squash Doubles Championships for the third consecutive year at the Denver Athletic Club in Colorado Friday. [...]

August 1, 2014 Squash Media Doubles, Juniors, News, Urban 0

Urban Squash Citizenship Tour Broadens the Reach of the Sport and of Community Service

Urban Squash Citizenship Tour Broadens the Reach of the Sport and of Community Service

The Washington Posts profiles the inaugural NUSEA Citizenship Tour. [...]

July 24, 2014 Squash Media Juniors, News, Squash in the Media, Urban 0

Sabrina Sobhy, Fiechter, and Sedky Seeded In World Junior Championships

Sabrina Sobhy, Fiechter, and Sedky Seeded In World Junior Championships

U.S. Senior and Junior Champion Sabrina Sobhy, U.S. Junior runner-up Reeham Sedky, and Princeton-Bound Olivia Fiechter enter the 2014 Women's World Junior Individual Championships seeded. [...]

July 22, 2014 Squash Media International, Juniors, News, Team USA 1

NUSEA’s Citizenship Tour Gets Gubernatorial With Dukakis and Patrick

NUSEA’s Citizenship Tour Gets Gubernatorial With Dukakis and Patrick

Former Massachusetts Governor and Presidential Candidate Michael Dukakis, and current Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick, joined the NUSEA Citizenship Tour in Boston Wednesday. [...]

July 16, 2014 Squash Media Juniors, News, Urban 0

NUSEA’s Inaugural Citizenship Tour Commences

NUSEA’s Inaugural Citizenship Tour Commences

The inaugural National Urban Squash and Education Association (NUSEA) Citizenship Tour commences Tuesday evening, kicked-off by dinner with Greg Zaff, the Founder of CEO of SquashBusters, in Cambridge, Massachusetts. For twenty-two high school and college squash players from Harlem, Roxbury, South Chicago, and similar communities throughout the United States, the Urban Squash Citizenship Tour will [...]

July 15, 2014 Squash Media Juniors, News, Urban 0

Team Connecticut Wins Inaugural Regional Team Championships

Team Connecticut Wins Inaugural Regional Team Championships

Team Connecticut won the Overall, U13, and U15 titles in this weekend's inaugural Regional Team Championships, while Team New York captured the U17 title. [...]

June 29, 2014 Squash Media Juniors, News, Team USA 0

Inaugural Regional Team Championships Kick Off at Yale

Inaugural Regional Team Championships Kick Off at Yale

The inaugural Regional Team Championships take place this weekend at Yale University where US Squash will crown the Regional Team Champions. [...]

June 27, 2014 Squash Media Juniors, News, Team USA 1

Largest-Ever Urban Individuals Wind Down In Western Mass

Largest-Ever Urban Individuals Wind Down In Western Mass

Nearly 400 junior players from twelve NUSEA programs competed in what was the largest-ever Urban Individual Championships at Williams College and Amherst College. [...]

June 25, 2014 Squash Media Juniors, News, Urban 0

Camacho Captures First PSA Title in Bay Club Open

Camacho Captures First PSA Title in Bay Club Open

Sixteen-year-old Mexican Jesus Camacho defeated Bay Club professional Charlie Johnson in the Bay Club Open final to win his first PSA title. [...]

June 23, 2014 Squash Media Juniors, News, PSA/WSA 0

Largest Urban Individual National Championships Commence in Massachusetts

Largest Urban Individual National Championships Commence in Massachusetts

Nearly 400 players from twelve NUSEA programs will convene at Williams and Amherst Colleges for the largest-ever Urban Individual National Championships. [...]

June 19, 2014 Squash Media Juniors, News, Urban 0

Perkiomaki Seeks Revenge in San Francisco

Perkiomaki Seeks Revenge in San Francisco

Friday morning, June 20, kicks off the first of a three-tournament San Francisco Bay Club PSA Challenger Series presented by Tatleaux De Pera Solar. The Closed Satellite tournament at the Bay Club this weekend features a potential rematch between the two finalists from the MPM Capital BCSF Open played at the club in March with [...]

June 19, 2014 Squash Media Juniors, News, PSA/WSA 0