US SQUASH

Walker Wins Charlottesville Open; Smith Claims Second UVA Challenger With Ferreira

Walker Wins Charlottesville Open; Smith Claims Second UVA Challenger With Ferreira

The McArthur Center Festival of Squash has ended with Alistar Walker and Mike Ferreira & Jonny Smith defeating qualifiers in the PSA and SDA finals. [...]

September 22, 2014 Squash Media News, Pro Doubles, PSA/WSA 0

Blatchford Claims Biggest Title in Mexico

Blatchford Claims Biggest Title in Mexico

Olivia Blatchford celebrated her first WSA World Tour final appearance away from her homeland in sensational style---by dismissing higher-ranked Siyoli Waters in straight games. [...]

September 22, 2014 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA 0

Cortes & Leanza Take On NASH Cup 2014

Cortes & Leanza Take On NASH Cup 2014

Two Americans will compete in the NASH Cup 2014 [...]

September 22, 2014 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA 0

Blatchford & Waters Surprise Finalists in Mexico

Blatchford & Waters Surprise Finalists in Mexico

Impressive semifinal upsets by Siyoli Waters and Olivia Blatchford have led to a surprise final of the Women's Abierto Mexicano de Raquetas. [...]

September 21, 2014 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA 0

Serme Stuns Grant in Charlottesville; SDA Qualifiers Handed Rematch

Serme Stuns Grant in Charlottesville; SDA Qualifiers Handed Rematch

The McArthur Center Festival of Squash is buzzing with five tournaments underway at the eleven-court, 33,000-square-foot facility at Boar’s Head Resort in Charlottesville, Virginia. Friday saw both the Professional Squash Association (PSA) ILEX Construction Charlottesville Open and Squash Doubles Association (SDA) Harrow UVA Challenger quarterfinals play out with each draw losing major seeds. The SDA [...]

September 20, 2014 Squash Media News, Pro Doubles, PSA/WSA 0

Blatchford Blasts Through Quarters of Mexicano de Raquetas

Blatchford Blasts Through Quarters of Mexicano de Raquetas

American and world No. 61, Olivia Blatchford, heads to the semifinals of the Mexicano de Raquetas tomorrow, after defeating Ireland’s Aisling Blake, world No. 36, in a lopsided five-game match. Blatchford dropped the first game 9-11, but came back strong in both the second and third games, with 11-2 and 11-0 wins, respectively. Blake came back [...]

September 19, 2014 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA 0

McArthur Center Festival of Squash Underway

McArthur Center Festival of Squash Underway

The second-annual McArthur Center Festival of Squash is in full swing with both the PSA and SDA draws in action Thursday in Charlottesville, Virginia. [...]

September 19, 2014 Squash Media News, Pro Doubles, PSA/WSA 0

Five-Tournament McArthur Center Festival of Squash Returns With Elevated PSA Draw

Five-Tournament McArthur Center Festival of Squash Returns With Elevated PSA Draw

The second-annual McArthur Center Festival of Squash begins today at Boar's Head Resort in Charlottesville, Virginia. [...]

September 18, 2014 Squash Media News, Pro Doubles, PSA/WSA 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

Stait, Stoker, and Jones Clinch U.S. Open Qualifying Spots

Stait, Stoker, and Jones Clinch U.S. Open Qualifying Spots

Former touring professionals Alex Stait, Georgina Stoker, and Gavin Jones have all secured places in 2014 Delaware Investments U.S. Open Squash Championships Qualifying. [...]

September 17, 2014 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA, U.S. Open 0

Anne Farrell To Receive Brauns Award at U.S. Open

Anne Farrell To Receive Brauns Award at U.S. Open

Anne Farrell, the longest-serving employee of US Squash in the organization’s 110-year history, will be honored at the 2014 Delaware Investments U.S. Open. [...]

September 16, 2014 Squash Media News, U.S. Open 1

Mixed Doubles Championships Makes Fall Debut

Mixed Doubles Championships Makes Fall Debut

The Mixed Squash Doubles Championships, hosted by the Round Hill Club in Greenwich, CT, moves to the fall in 2014. [...]

September 16, 2014 Squash Media Doubles, News 0

Whitlock Wins California Crown

Whitlock Wins California Crown

It was second time lucky for Emily Whitlock in the final of the Women’s Equinox OC Open in the tournament's fourth straight year at Equinox Sports Club Irvine in Irvine, California. [...]

September 14, 2014 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA 0

U.S. Women Grab Pan Ams Gold; Men Bronze

U.S. Women Grab Pan Ams Gold; Men Bronze

The United States women's team are bringing home Pan Ams Gold medals after defeating Canada in Saturday's final. [...]

September 13, 2014 Squash Media International, News, Team USA 0

U.S. Teams Top Pan Am Group Stages

U.S. Teams Top Pan Am Group Stages

Both the U.S. Men's and Women's teams topped their respective groups in Thursday's pool play ahead of Friday's knock out stages. [...]

September 12, 2014 Squash Media International, News, Team USA 0

El-Defrawy Pulls Equinox OC Open Upset

El-Defrawy Pulls Equinox OC Open Upset

Trinity's Kanzy El-Defrawy pulled the only upset of the Equinox Orange County Open quarterfinals Thursday night. [...]

September 12, 2014 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA 0

Ubina & Hanson Settle for Silver; U.S. Seeded in Team Competitions

Ubina & Hanson Settle for Silver; U.S. Seeded in Team Competitions

Maria Elena Ubina & Chris Hanson earned silver medals at the Pan American Olympic Festival with Colombians Catalina Palaez & Miguel Rodriguez claiming gold. [...]

September 11, 2014 Squash Media International, News, Team USA 0

Equinox Orange County Open Quarters Set

Equinox Orange County Open Quarters Set

The Equinox Orange County Open began last night, Wednesday September 10, in Irvine, CA, with the top four seeds receiving byes [...]

September 11, 2014 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA 0

Blatchford Bags Bronze; Hanson & Ubina Set for Mixed Doubles Semis

Blatchford Bags Bronze; Hanson & Ubina Set for Mixed Doubles Semis

Olivia Blatchford earned Team USA's first medal of the Pan Ams Tuesday night after falling to top-seeded Samantha Cornett in the Women's Individual semifinals. [...]

September 10, 2014 Squash Media International, News, Team USA 0

One and Only Open Returns to Orange County

One and Only Open Returns to Orange County

The Equinox Orange County Open begins this week in Irvine, California. This is only the fourth time the OC Open has been hosted. [...]

September 9, 2014 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA 0

Blatchford Breaks Into Pan Am Semis; Salazars Silence U.S. Men

Blatchford Breaks Into Pan Am Semis; Salazars Silence U.S. Men

Olivia Blatchford is the sole American to advance the 2014 Pan American Olympic Festival semifinals Monday night in Toluca, Mexico. [...]

September 9, 2014 Squash Media International, News, Team USA 0

Five Americans Reach Pan Am Individual Quarters

Five Americans Reach Pan Am Individual Quarters

Five of the seven Americans playing in the 2014 Pan American Individual round of sixteen advanced to the quarterfinals Monday afternoon in Toluca, Mexico. [...]

September 8, 2014 Squash Media International, News, Team USA 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. Seeds Advance To Pan Am Individual Round of Sixteen

U.S. Seeds Advance To Pan Am Individual Round of Sixteen

Seven of eight Americans---including all six seeds---advanced to Monday's 2014 Pan American Olympic Festival Individual Men's and Women's Rounds of Sixteen Sunday evening. [...]

September 7, 2014 Squash Media International, News, Team USA 0

Team USA Unbeaten in First Round of Pan Am Individuals

Team USA Unbeaten in First Round of Pan Am Individuals

All five Americans were victorious in the first round of the Pan American Individuals before Sunday evening's second round. [...]

September 7, 2014 Squash Media International, News, Team USA 0