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Massaro Marches On in Cairo

Massaro Marches On in Cairo

Defending women's world champion Laura Massaro moved one step closer to a third successive final appearance when she defeated Hong Kong's Annie Au. [...]

December 17, 2014 Squash Media News 0

U.S. Junior Open Championships Takes Over Connecticut

U.S. Junior Open Championships Takes Over Connecticut

This weekend, December 20-23, junior squash players from all over the world will descend on the state of Connecticut [...]

December 17, 2014 Squash Media Juniors, News 0

Stefanoni Captures Canadian Junior Open Title

Stefanoni Captures Canadian Junior Open Title

Twelve-year-old American Marina Stefanoni upset three of the top four seeds to win the Canadian Junior Open GU15 title. [...]

December 17, 2014 Squash Media International, Juniors, News, Team USA 0

Kawy Conquers Giant-Killer Gohar

Kawy Conquers Giant-Killer Gohar

The top half of the second round Women's World Championship in Cairo, Egypt, is complete. [...]

December 16, 2014 Squash Media International, News, PSA/WSA, Women 0

Gohar Shocks Sherbini In World Opener

Gohar Shocks Sherbini In World Opener

Seventeen-year-old Nouran Gohar upset nineteen-year-old four seed Nour El Sherbini in the opening round of the Women's World Championship. [...]

December 15, 2014 Squash Media International, News, PSA/WSA, Women 0

Nicol David Bidding To Reclaim World Title In Cairo

Nicol David Bidding To Reclaim World Title In Cairo

World No. 1 Nicol David is aiming to reclaim the world title from Laura Massaro this week. [...]

December 15, 2014 Squash Media International, News, PSA/WSA, Women 0

Further WSA Prize-Fund Boost Brings Parity for ToC

Further WSA Prize-Fund Boost Brings Parity for ToC

The total prize-fund for the WSA Tournament of Champions in 2015 will nearly double in size to $118,000 to ensure prize money parity. [...]

December 13, 2014 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA, Women 0

$2 Million Ganek Family Gift Establishes US Squash Head National Coach Fund

$2 Million Ganek Family Gift Establishes US Squash Head National Coach Fund

Paul Assaiante Named Head National Coach [...]

December 11, 2014 Squash Media Coaches and Pros, Give, News, Team USA 1

Olympics: 28-Sport Cap Dropped by the IOC

Olympics: 28-Sport Cap Dropped by the IOC

A 28-sport cap has been dropped for future Olympic Games as part of a 40-point action plan to revamp the sporting showpiece. [...]

December 8, 2014 Squash Media International, News, Olympic Bid, Squash in the Media 0

St. Lawrence Men Upset No. 1 Harvard

St. Lawrence Men Upset No. 1 Harvard

The St. Lawrence men upset current national champions Harvard in the program's first upset over a No. 1 ranked team. [...]

December 7, 2014 Squash Media College, News 0

Top Seed Upset in The Betty Griffin Memorial Florida Open

Top Seed Upset in The Betty Griffin Memorial Florida Open

Campbell Grayson falls to lower-ranked Eric Galvez in Florida Open Final. [...]

December 7, 2014 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA 0

Team USA Achieves Best Women’s World Team Finish

Team USA Achieves Best Women’s World Team Finish

Team USA upset France to achieve its best Women's World Team Championship finish of fifth place. [...]

December 6, 2014 Squash Media International, News, Team USA, Women 0

New York Times: A Defining Moment for the Olympic Games

New York Times: A Defining Moment for the Olympic Games

Article courtesy of The New York Times. BOSTON — Sports reform is all the rage, and with good reason. Sebastian Coe, who ran to world records and then ran the successful London Olympics, announced his candidacy for the presidency of track and field’s world governing body in the past week by laying out all that [...]

December 6, 2014 Squash Media International, News, Olympic Bid, Squash in the Media 0

England Reclaim Women’s World Team Championship Title

England Reclaim Women’s World Team Championship Title

England defeated first-time finalists Malaysia to win the biennial World Squash Federation Women's World Team Championship. [...]

December 6, 2014 Squash Media International, News, Team USA, Women 0

Congressman Dent Plays on Newly-Converted Allentown JCC Courts

Congressman Dent Plays on Newly-Converted Allentown JCC Courts

Congressman Charlie Dent stopped by the newly-converted Allentown Jewish Community Center courts for a WFMZ TV segment. [...]

December 5, 2014 Squash Media News, Organize, Participate, Squash in the Media 0

U.S. Women Guarantee Best World Team Finish Since 1983

U.S. Women Guarantee Best World Team Finish Since 1983

Team USA ensured at least tying its best finish of sixth place in 1979 and 1983 with their win over Ireland. [...]

December 5, 2014 Squash Media International, News, Team USA, Women 0

GQ Magazine: Need A Winter Workout? Squash the Competition

GQ Magazine: Need A Winter Workout? Squash the Competition

Article courtesy of GQ Magazine. by Noah Davis When you hear the phrase “cold-weather squash,” you may think of a roasted and buttered gourd. But the winter months are actually the ideal time to catch the indoor racquet-sport fever (no, seriously!) that’s sweeping the country. The days of preppy old Finn Mortimer IV battling Baron [...]

December 5, 2014 Squash Media Adult, News, Participate, Squash in the Media 0

Team USA Exits Quarters—On Target For Best Finish Ever

Team USA Exits Quarters—On Target For Best Finish Ever

Despite the quarterfinal defeat against Hong Kong, Team USA can still reach its best finish of fifth place in the 5/8 playoff. [...]

December 4, 2014 Squash Media International, News, Team USA, Women 0

Team USA Falls to Malaysia; Awaits Hong Kong in Quarters

Team USA Falls to Malaysia; Awaits Hong Kong in Quarters

The U.S. women fell to heavyweights Malaysia in the final match of Group C, and is set to face Hong Kong in the quarterfinals Thursday. [...]

December 3, 2014 Squash Media International, News, Team USA, Women 0

Team USA Beats Canada to Clinch Spot in World Team Quarterfinals

Team USA Beats Canada to Clinch Spot in World Team Quarterfinals

Team USA earned a spot in the Women's World Team quarterfinals with their win against hosts Canada Tuesday night. [...]

December 2, 2014 Squash Media International, News, Team USA, Women 0

Team USA Tops Mexico; Canada On Deck

Team USA Tops Mexico; Canada On Deck

Team USA is off to a winning start against Mexico Tuesday. Hosts Canada now await their southern neighbors at 6pm ET. [...]

December 2, 2014 Squash Media International, News, Team USA, Women 0

Team USA Braced for Two Battles of the Border

Team USA Braced for Two Battles of the Border

Team USA will face Mexico and Canada in Women's World Team Group C action Tuesday. [...]

December 2, 2014 Squash Media International, News, Team USA, Women 0

World’s Top Women Have Olympic ‘Opportunity & Responsibility’

World’s Top Women Have Olympic ‘Opportunity & Responsibility’

Former IOC Vice President Dick Pound says the world's top women have the 'opportunity and responsibility' to see squash join the Olympic program. [...]

December 1, 2014 Squash Media International, News, Olympic Bid, Team USA, Women 0

Team USA Takes Down Guatemala in Women’s World Team Opener

Team USA Takes Down Guatemala in Women’s World Team Opener

Team USA is off to a flying start in the Women's World Team Championship with three, three-game victories over Guatemala. [...]

December 1, 2014 Squash Media International, News, Team USA 0

Team USA Open Women’s World Team Campaign Against Guatemala

Team USA Open Women’s World Team Campaign Against Guatemala

Team USA's opening match will be streamed live at 11am ET. [...]

December 1, 2014 Squash Media International, News, Team USA, Women 0