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US SQUASH is responsible for managing the NATIONAL TEAMS that represent the United States in international squash competition, which includes selecting, supporting, coaching and developing the teams.

 

Lapham-Grant Matches Return to London After Thirty-Eight Years

Lapham-Grant Matches Return to London After Thirty-Eight Years

The Lapham-Grant matches between Canada and the United States are believed to be one of the oldest amateur sporting events contested between two countries—dating back to at least 1922. After a thirty-eight year hiatus, this year’s prestigious event heads to London, Ontario, hosted by the London Squash Club, this weekend, April 23-26. The annual Lapham-Grant matches [...]

April 23, 2015 Squash Media International, News, Team USA 0

Gordon Shocks Top Seed Marwan Elshorbagy in Northern Ontario Opener

Gordon Shocks Top Seed Marwan Elshorbagy in Northern Ontario Opener

Chris Gordon achieved the highest-ranked upset of his career Wednesday night over world No. 12 Marwan Elshorbagy. [...]

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

Blatchford Sets up Irish Open Rematch Against Perry

Blatchford Sets up Irish Open Rematch Against Perry

In a repeat of her 2014 upset, Olivia Blatchford will face top-seeded Madeline Perry in the Irish Open quarterfinals. [...]

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

Blatchford Wins Fifth Career Title in Paderborn

Blatchford Wins Fifth Career Title in Paderborn

American world No. 37 Olivia Blatchford defeated French world No. 73 Cyrielle Peltier to win the 2015 Paderborn Open in Germany. [...]

April 18, 2015 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA, Team USA, Women 0

Amanda Sobhy Wins Biggest Title in Texas

Amanda Sobhy Wins Biggest Title in Texas

Amanda Sobhy claimed the largest title of her career Sunday in the form of the $35k Texas Open. [...]

April 12, 2015 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA, Team USA 1

U.S. Bids to Host World Junior Championships; Battle of the Border Gains International Stature

U.S. Bids to Host World Junior Championships; Battle of the Border Gains International Stature

On the heels of the WSF's decision to relocate the World Junior Championships from Egypt, the U.S. has offered to host the tournament. [...]

April 2, 2015 Squash Media International, News, Team USA 0

Hanson Rises Forty-Nine Positions in World Rankings

Hanson Rises Forty-Nine Positions in World Rankings

Boosted by his Windy City Open wild card appearance, Chris Hanson has risen to world No. 112. [...]

April 1, 2015 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA, Team USA 0

Jim Stephens, 2014 US Squash Nominated USOC National Coach of the Year Recipient Congratulated by Apolo Ohno

Jim Stephens, 2014 US Squash Nominated USOC National Coach of the Year Recipient Congratulated by Apolo Ohno

Brunswick School's Jim Stephens is the 2014 USOC National Coach of the Year. [...]

March 18, 2015 Squash Media Coaches and Pros, Juniors, News, Team USA 4

Richard Millman Receives USOC Developmental Coach of the Year Award

Richard Millman Receives USOC Developmental Coach of the Year Award

Richard Millman was presented with the 2014 USOC Developmental Coach of the Year Award at National Singles. [...]

March 15, 2015 Squash Media Adult, News, Team USA 0

Blatchford and Harrity Eliminate Defending National Champions to Reach Finals

Blatchford and Harrity Eliminate Defending National Champions to Reach Finals

Saturday's finals are streaming live at 5pm ET [...]

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

National Singles Top Seeds Reach Semifinals; Open Age Division Play to Begin Friday

National Singles Top Seeds Reach Semifinals; Open Age Division Play to Begin Friday

The S.L. Green U.S. Men's and U.S. Women's Championships semifinals are set for Friday afternoon, while open age division play begins Friday morning. [...]

March 13, 2015 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA, Team USA 0

Nationals Weekend Returns to the McArthur Squash Center

Nationals Weekend Returns to the McArthur Squash Center

Live Stream the U.S. Championships (Closed) and follow all nationals scores live on www.clublocker.com [...]

March 12, 2015 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA, Team USA 0

Sobhy and Brownell Seeded First in U.S. Junior Championships

Sobhy and Brownell Seeded First in U.S. Junior Championships

Princeton University and the Lawrenceville School will once again host the U.S. Junior Championships this weekend. [...]

March 6, 2015 Squash Media Juniors, News, Team USA 0

More Hope for New Sports in the Olympics

More Hope for New Sports in the Olympics

According to Around the Rings (ATR), an online newsletter dedicated to the Olympics, IOC President Thomas Bach revealed some big news regarding the Olympics and, in particular, for those sports like squash that have been working hard to gain inclusion on the Olympic Program. A month after the IOC dropped the twenty-eight sport cap on [...]

February 5, 2015 Squash Media International, News, Olympic Bid, Squash in the Media, Team USA 0

Harrity and Hanson Begin 2015 With Highest World Rankings

Harrity and Hanson Begin 2015 With Highest World Rankings

Americans Todd Harrity and Chris Hanson will begin their 2015 PSA campaigns with their highest career world rankings. [...]

January 8, 2015 Squash Media International, News, PSA/WSA, Team USA 0

Team USA Takes on the 2015 British Junior Open

Team USA Takes on the 2015 British Junior Open

For the first time, Team USA's junior team will be descending on Sheffield for the 2015 British Junior Open. [...]

December 30, 2014 Squash Media International, Juniors, News, Team USA 0

U.S. Junior Open Finals Set

U.S. Junior Open Finals Set

The 2014 U.S. Junior Open Squash Championships finals are set following Monday's main draw quarterfinals and semifinals at Yale University. [...]

December 23, 2014 Squash Media International, Juniors, News, Team USA, U.S. Open 0

U.S. Junior Open BU19 Top Seed Falls; American U19 Trios Advance

U.S. Junior Open BU19 Top Seed Falls; American U19 Trios Advance

Mexican Juan Gomez Dominguez stunned Egyptian BU19 one seed Karim Ibrahim in Sunday night's U.S. Junior Open round of sixteen. [...]

December 22, 2014 Squash Media International, News, Team USA, U.S. Open 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 2

$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

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

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

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

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