US SQUASH

Team USA World Junior Championships Squad Announced

Team USA World Junior Championships Squad Announced

The eleven young men and women representing the United States in the 2015 World Junior Championships in Eindhoven, Holland, this summer have been announced. [...]

May 28, 2015 Squash Media International, Juniors, News, Team USA 0

2015 Squash Summit Announced

2015 Squash Summit Announced

US SQUASH is pleased to announce the 2015 Squash Summit, the first industry conference to focus on the business side of the sport. [...]

May 28, 2015 Squash Media Coaches and Pros, News, Organize, Participate, PSA/WSA, U.S. Open 0

Gordon Makes Main Draw of Internacional Sporta Open

Gordon Makes Main Draw of Internacional Sporta Open

American world No. 57 Chris Gordon cruised to victory over Irishman Arthur Gaskin to make the main draw of the Men's International Sporta Open [...]

May 28, 2015 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA 0

U.S. Open “earlybird” Ticket Discount Ends May 31!

U.S. Open “earlybird” Ticket Discount Ends May 31!

Don't miss out on 20% off General Admission and Club Level tickets for the 2015 Delaware Investments U.S. Open Squash Championships when using the discount code, "earlybird" with your purchase. [...]

May 27, 2015 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA, U.S. Open 0

Ninth MFS SquashBusters Derby Raises Record $1.1 Million

Ninth MFS SquashBusters Derby Raises Record $1.1 Million

The ninth annual MFS SquashBusters Derby set records for dollars raised, number of squash legends on the court, and fun had. [...]

May 27, 2015 Squash Media Juniors, News, Urban 0

Gordon & Hanson Set for Torneo International Qualification Finals

Gordon & Hanson Set for Torneo International Qualification Finals

Americans world No. 57 Chris Gordon and world No. 114 Chris Hanson are in Santa Catarina Pinula, Guatemala, for the Men's International Sporta Open [...]

May 27, 2015 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA 0

Wayfair Director Marcy Axelrad on Being a Shameless Squash Addict

Wayfair Director Marcy Axelrad on Being a Shameless Squash Addict

Article courtesy of BostInno by Rebecca Strong  If you’ve never played squash, all you need to know is this: the fast-paced racquet sport could be described as essentially turbocharged chess—challenging both mentally and physically. And the more skilled the players, the more strategic the game. Just ask Wayfair executive Marcy Axelrad, who will be speaking on [...]

May 26, 2015 Squash Media News, Squash in the Media 0

Steel City Squash: The path to college runs through a squash court

Steel City Squash: The path to college runs through a squash court

Article courtesy of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette by Andrew Goldstein Twenty-five elementary school students from the Hill District take turns four or five at a time running around a court in sneakers, chasing a bouncing ball one sunny spring afternoon. It’s a popular after-school activity for these kids, who dream of someday playing this sport at [...]

May 24, 2015 Squash Media News, Squash in the Media 0

Creed Upsets Harrity for Turn in Paraguay Open Semifinals

Creed Upsets Harrity for Turn in Paraguay Open Semifinals

American world No. 73 and U.S. Champion Todd Harrity fell in straight games to the lower-seeded Welshman Peter Creed last night [...]

May 22, 2015 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA, Team USA 0

Harrity Heads Into Paraguay Open Quarterfinals

Harrity Heads Into Paraguay Open Quarterfinals

American world No. 73 and U.S. Champion Todd Harrity cruised to victory in last night's first round of the PSA Paraguay Open [...]

May 21, 2015 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA, Team USA 0

Harrity and Lewis Prepped for Paraguay Open First Round

Harrity and Lewis Prepped for Paraguay Open First Round

Americans Todd Harrity and Mike Lewis are set for first-round action in the $10k PSA Paraguay Open Wednesday night. [...]

May 20, 2015 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA, Team USA 0

US Squash Scholar Athlete Award Applications Open for 2014-15 Season

US Squash Scholar Athlete Award Applications Open for 2014-15 Season

US Squash Scholar Athlete Award applications for the 2014-2015 season are now open. The US Squash Scholar Athlete Award recognizes high school students who excel in both the classroom and on the squash court. The Scholar Athlete Award program has shown significant growth since it was established in 2006 with 47 awards granted that year, [...]

May 19, 2015 Squash Media Juniors, News 0

Grayson Retains Life Time Fitness Vegas Open Title

Grayson Retains Life Time Fitness Vegas Open Title

New Zealand's world No. 50 Campbell Grayson claimed the Life Time Fitness Vegas Open title for a second time on Sunday afternoon [...]

May 18, 2015 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA 0

Serme and Elshorbagy are 2015 British Open Champions

Serme and Elshorbagy are 2015 British Open Champions

Sunday's Allam British Open finals yielded two first-time champions in Camille Serme and Mohamed Elshorbagy. [...]

May 17, 2015 Squash Media International, News, PSA/WSA 0

Prockop and Gough Claim British Open Masters Titles

Prockop and Gough Claim British Open Masters Titles

Americans Hope Prockop and Michael Gough won British Open Masters titles this weekend in Hull, England. [...]

May 17, 2015 Squash Media Adult, International, News, Team USA 0

Amanda Sobhy Wins Inaugural PSA Women’s Young Player of the Year Award

Amanda Sobhy Wins Inaugural PSA Women’s Young Player of the Year Award

Amanda received the inaugural PSA Women's Young Player of the Year Award. [...]

May 17, 2015 Squash Media News, Team USA 0

Gordon Sets up Vegas Semifinal Against Defending Champion Grayson

Gordon Sets up Vegas Semifinal Against Defending Champion Grayson

American world No. 57 Chris Gordon will attempt to dethrone reigning Life Time Fitness Las Vegas Open champion Campbell Grayson Saturday evening in Nevada. [...]

May 16, 2015 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA, Team USA 0

Argentina’s Pezzota Upsets Harrity on Home Soil

Argentina’s Pezzota Upsets Harrity on Home Soil

Robertino Pezzota avenged his Pan American Olympic Festival loss against Todd Harrity in the Resistencia Open quarterfinals. [...]

May 15, 2015 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA, Team USA 0

Gordon Secures Las Vegas Open Quarterfinals Position

Gordon Secures Las Vegas Open Quarterfinals Position

American world No. 57 Chris Gordon earned a spot in the Life Time Fitness Vegas Open quarterfinals last night [...]

May 15, 2015 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA 0

Hesham Downs Mosaad; Perry and Massaro Take Home Hopes Into British Open Quarters

Hesham Downs Mosaad; Perry and Massaro Take Home Hopes Into British Open Quarters

The men's and women's British Open is down to the last eight in Hull. [...]

May 14, 2015 Squash Media International, News, PSA/WSA 0

Harrity Begins South American Campaign in Resistencia

Harrity Begins South American Campaign in Resistencia

Todd Harrity is seeded third in Argentina's Resistencia Open this week. [...]

May 14, 2015 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA, Team USA 0

Jonathan Club Hosts Second SoCal Doubles Championships

Jonathan Club Hosts Second SoCal Doubles Championships

Article courtesy of Dan Karnowsky, President of SoCal Squash The second edition of the SoCal Doubles Championships was held at the Jonathan Club in downtown Los Angeles over the weekend of May 1st-3rd. As is reflective of the host city, the event was an international affair, featuring players that originally hail from England, Australia, Canada, [...]

May 14, 2015 Squash Media Doubles, News 0

StreetSquash Harlem Raises Record $1.1 Million for Urban Squash

StreetSquash Harlem Raises Record $1.1 Million for Urban Squash

Article courtesy of Julie Warshaw, StreetSquash PR & Communications Coordinator On May 9, StreetSquash—New York’s first urban squash program—held their seventh annual StreetSquash Cup at their gleaming 8-court facility in Harlem, New York with ten teams and sixty players competing for top honors. Founded in 1999, StreetSquash is a youth enrichment program that combines academic [...]

May 14, 2015 Squash Media News, Urban 0

September 2015-May 2016 Junior Calendar Released

September 2015-May 2016 Junior Calendar Released

Thanks to a tireless effort from Regional Coordinators around the country, US Squash is excited to announce that the September 2015 – May 2016 Junior Calendar is ready for posting online! Junior Squash continues to be very active and we appreciate all tournament directors’ patience and support through the accreditation process. Note that while the [...]

May 14, 2015 Squash Media Coaches and Pros, Juniors, News, Organize 0

Four Americans Competing in British Open Masters

Four Americans Competing in British Open Masters

Hope Prockop (45+), Richard Millman (55+), Norbert Kornyei (70+), and Michael Gough (75+) will represent the stars and stripes their respective age divisions. [...]

May 14, 2015 Squash Media Adult, International, News, Team USA 0