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David and Elshorbagy Are 2014 U.S. Open Champions!

David and Elshorbagy Are 2014 U.S. Open Champions!

Nicol David and Mohamed Elshorbagy are the 2014 Delaware Investments U.S. Open champions. [...]

October 18, 2014 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA, U.S. Open 0

G. Douglas Talbott, 1924-2014

G. Douglas Talbott, 1924-2014

G. Douglas Talbott (center), with sons Mark (left) and Dave (right). (image: Ham Biggar) [...]

October 18, 2014 Squash Media News 0

Watch U.S. Open Squash On Tennis Channel Everywhere

Watch U.S. Open Squash On Tennis Channel Everywhere

The entire U.S. Open Squash Championships is available on Tennis Channel Everywhere through October 24. [...]

October 18, 2014 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA, U.S. Open 0

Egyptians Roll Into U.S. Open Finals

Egyptians Roll Into U.S. Open Finals

It was a great night for Egypt on semifinal evening of the Delaware Investments U.S. Open in Philadelphia as Nour El Sherbini, Mohamed Elshorbagy and Amr Shabana joined Nicol David in the finals of the World Series events. Sherbini scored a second successive upset as she beat Camille Serme while David stayed on course for [...]

October 18, 2014 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA, U.S. Open 0

Lobban Lifts St. Paul Trophy

Lobban Lifts St. Paul Trophy

Scotland's Greg Lobban clinched the fourth PSA World Tour title of his career when he surprised top seed Julian Illingworth in Minnesota. [...]

October 18, 2014 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA, U.S. Open 0

El Sherbini Stuns Second Seed Massaro In U.S. Open Semis

El Sherbini Stuns Second Seed Massaro In U.S. Open Semis

Friday's semifinal lineups of the Delaware Investments U.S. Open are complete at Drexel University. [...]

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

Anne Farrell Presented Brauns Award at U.S. Open

Anne Farrell Presented Brauns Award at U.S. Open

The cornerstone of Women in Sports Day at the U.S. Open was when US Squash honored Anne Farrell with the W. Stewart Brauns, Jr. Award. [...]

October 17, 2014 Squash Media News, U.S. Open 0

Illingworth Reaches St. Paul Semis

Illingworth Reaches St. Paul Semis

Nine-time U.S. Champion and top seed in the $5,000 PSA Indian Summer has reached the semifinals with two three-game victories in Minnesota. [...]

October 17, 2014 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA 0

Junior Championship Tournament Parallels U.S. Open this Past Weekend

Junior Championship Tournament Parallels U.S. Open this Past Weekend

This past weekend, the top juniors from fourteen states traveled to Philadelphia to compete across all age groups–U19, U17, U15, U13, and U11–in the Senator Arlen Specter Junior Championship Tournament, alongside the Delaware Investments U.S. Open 2014. The U.S. Open runs from October 9-18, and overlapped with the JCT for the first weekend. Professional and [...]

October 17, 2014 Squash Media News 0

David Breezes Past Malaysian Teammate To Reach U.S. Open Semis

David Breezes Past Malaysian Teammate To Reach U.S. Open Semis

Day seven of the Delaware Investments U.S. Open in Philadelphia saw victory for the higher-seeded players – including the top seeds and defending champions. [...]

October 16, 2014 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA, U.S. Open 0

Ed Chilton Honored With Inaugural Men’s Sportsmanship Award

Ed Chilton Honored With Inaugural Men’s Sportsmanship Award

The 2014 Delaware Investments U.S. Open celebrated Character in Sports Day in grand style. [...]

October 16, 2014 Squash Media Adult, News, U.S. Open 0

U.S. Open Round of 16, Day Two

U.S. Open Round of 16, Day Two

The quarterfinal lineup of the Delaware Investments U.S. Open was completed Tuesday in Philadelphia. [...]

October 15, 2014 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA, U.S. Open 0

US Squash Announces Director Nominees; Proxy Voting Made Available

US Squash Announces Director Nominees; Proxy Voting Made Available

The US Squash Board of Directors has recently approved the nomination of three candidates to serve as Class 4 directors of the board beginning July 1, 2015. The three nominees are Terence (Terry) O’Toole, Marshall (Mark) W. Pagon and Jennifer Mackesy. Terry O’Toole and Mark Pagon are both current Class 4 directors board, and are [...]

October 15, 2014 Squash Media News 0

New York Times: Amanda Sobhy Rises to Rare Height in Squash Rankings

New York Times: Amanda Sobhy Rises to Rare Height in Squash Rankings

Article courtesy of The New York Times. Amanda Sobhy will leave Harvard in the spring with a degree in social anthropology and no immediate plans to use it. In September, Sobhy became the first American-born squash player to reach the top 10 on either the men’s or women’s world tour. It has been a fast [...]

October 14, 2014 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA, Squash in the Media 0

Mudge & Gould Claim Fifth Maryland Club Open Title

Mudge & Gould Claim Fifth Maryland Club Open Title

Joint world No. 1’s Damien Mudge & Ben Gould claimed their second full-ranking and largest prize money title of the season in Maryland. [...]

October 14, 2014 Squash Media News, Pro Doubles 0

U.S. Open Round of 16, Day One

U.S. Open Round of 16, Day One

Top seeds and defending champions Gregory Gaultier and Nicol David were among today's winners at Drexel University as the second round of the U.S. Open got under way with no upsets to report. [...]

October 14, 2014 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA, U.S. Open 0

U.S. Open Round of 32, Day Two

U.S. Open Round of 32, Day Two

Sixteen more matches at Drexel University as the first round concluded with the bottom half of the draws. [...]

October 13, 2014 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA, U.S. Open 0

Ubina Repeats at Largest Intercollegiate Doubles

Ubina Repeats at Largest Intercollegiate Doubles

For the fourth year in a row, the U.S. Intercollegiate Doubles Championships was held as a part of the Delaware Investments U.S. Open fortnight. [...]

October 13, 2014 Squash Media College, Doubles, News 0

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

World Squash Day

World Squash Day

Saturday, October 18, will be one of the busiest and exciting days at the Delaware Investments U.S. Open in Philadelphia, at Drexel University. Five Signature Series events—including the Annual Assembly, the U.S. Squash Hall of Fame induction, World Squash Federation Annual Meeting, the Men’s and Women’s Finals, and the Champions Reception—will run from 9am until [...]

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

U.S. Open Round of 32, Day One

U.S. Open Round of 32, Day One

The main draw of the Delaware Investments U.S. Open got under way with the top half of the PSA and WSA draws at Drexel University. [...]

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

Ken Jaffe Receives PSRA Service Award

Ken Jaffe Receives PSRA Service Award

Ken Jaffe was honored with the Philadelphia Squash Racquets Association’s 2014 Service Award at the Delaware Investments U.S. Open, this evening, October 11. Nick LePore, the PSRA president, presented the award, calling Jaffe “the heart and soul and backbone of Philadelphia squash.” The world’s oldest squash association, the PSRA was founded in 1903. For the [...]

October 11, 2014 Squash Media News, U.S. Open 0

Scott Devoy Presented With USOC Coach of the Year Award

Scott Devoy Presented With USOC Coach of the Year Award

During the second night of qualifying for the U.S. Open, US Squash honored Scott Devoy with the 2013 USOC National Coach of the Year Award. [...]

October 11, 2014 Squash Media News, Team USA, U.S. Open 0

U.S. Open Qualifying Finals Complete

U.S. Open Qualifying Finals Complete

Qualifying finals day at six clubs across Philadelphia, and sixteen players earned a place in the main draws which start on Saturday at Drexel University. [...]

October 11, 2014 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA, U.S. Open 0

Amanda Sobhy Forced to Withdraw From U.S. Open Due to Injury

Amanda Sobhy Forced to Withdraw From U.S. Open Due to Injury

American rising star and No. 1 player, Amanda Sobhy, has been forced to make the difficult decision to withdraw from the Delaware Investments U.S. Open just a day before her scheduled first round match. The senior at Harvard University became the first American-born player to crack the world’s top-10 just last month following a run [...]

October 10, 2014 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA, U.S. Open 0