US SQUASH

Hardball

Follow the 2017 World Doubles Live in St. Louis

Follow the 2017 World Doubles Live in St. Louis

The 2017 Stifel World Doubles Championships are streaming and scoring live on www.worlddoubles.com/live, September 21-24. [...]

September 20, 2017 Squash Media Doubles, Hardball, International, News, Pro Doubles 0

U.S. Squash Hall of Fame to Induct Heckscher Brothers and Michael Desaulniers

U.S. Squash Hall of Fame to Induct Heckscher Brothers and Michael Desaulniers

Michael Desaulniers, Ben Heckscher and Maurice Heckscher have been announced as the U.S. Squash Hall of Fame Class of 2017. [...]

July 26, 2017 Squash Media Adult, Hall of Fame, Hardball, News 0

Dunlop Squash Introduces High Altitude Hardball Doubles Ball

Dunlop Squash Introduces High Altitude Hardball Doubles Ball

The 2017 National Doubles debuted a new Dunlop high altitude hardball. [...]

March 23, 2017 Squash Media Coaches and Pros, Doubles, Hardball, News 0

Sharp and Stoker Defend Hardball Nationals Open Titles at Merion

Sharp and Stoker Defend Hardball Nationals Open Titles at Merion

Report courtesy of Tefft Smith. The 2017 U.S. Squash National Hardball Singles Championships were held at the Merion Cricket Club the weekend of February 24-26, with outstanding performances yielding a number of new and repeat National Champions. Headlining the tournament, which drew new and renewed hardball singles interest from many, was the impressive play of [...]

March 20, 2017 Squash Media Hardball, News 0

Hardball Singles Season in Full Swing

Hardball Singles Season in Full Swing

This year's twelve-tournament Hardball Singles Squash season is underway. [...]

October 26, 2016 Squash Media Adult, Hardball, News 0

Final U.S. National Hardball Singles at Merion

Final U.S. National Hardball Singles at Merion

The U.S. National Hardball Singles Championships had a final and resoundingly successful farewell as a national championship. [...]

March 3, 2016 Squash Media Adult, Hardball, News 1

2016 National Hardball Singles to be Final Official Hardball National Championship

2016 National Hardball Singles to be Final Official Hardball National Championship

Merion Cricket Club will host the final U.S. Hardball Singles Championships February 26-28. [...]

December 17, 2015 Squash Media Adult, Hardball, News 0

84th Gold Racquets Has Historic Winner

84th Gold Racquets Has Historic Winner

By Mark Hinckley and Peter MacGuire The Gold Racquets, graciously hosted by Rockaway Hunting Club in Lawrence, New York, is the nation’s oldest invitational tournament. It was founded in 1928 and remains a cornerstone event on the winter’s fixtures list, always on the first weekend of December. For the first time in the eighty-four years [...]

December 16, 2015 Squash Media Adult, Doubles, Hardball, News 0

Merion Players Dominate Hardball Singles Championships on Home Turf

Merion Players Dominate Hardball Singles Championships on Home Turf

The 2015 U.S. Squash Hardball Singles Nationals Squash Championships---in its 108th year--- were dominated by the strength of hometown players [...]

March 2, 2015 Squash Media Hardball, News 0

Hardball Season Concludes With Singles Championships

Hardball Season Concludes With Singles Championships

The U.S. Hardball Singles Championship heads to the "City of Brotherly Love" this weekend, February 27-March l, as the culminating event of the hardball season [...]

February 26, 2015 Squash Media Hardball, News 1

Cate School Hosts Fifty-Ninth Hardball Singles Invitational

Cate School Hosts Fifty-Ninth Hardball Singles Invitational

by Tefft Smith For the first time in years, it rained on Saturday. But the sun came out on Sunday so the award ceremony and lunch were held under blue skies and 75° temperatures at Betty Woodworth’s home. She has been at fifty-four of the fifty-nine award ceremonies and looks forward to hosting us at [...]

February 8, 2015 Squash Media Hardball 0

Hardball Singles Season Schedule Set

Hardball Singles Season Schedule Set

Hardball Singles has a long, storied history in the United States--running tournaments at the national level since 1907--and the tradition continues this week. [...]

November 5, 2014 Squash Media Hardball, News 0

Grainger Tops 2013 Co-Champion Scharff in Mixed Doubles Final

Grainger Tops 2013 Co-Champion Scharff in Mixed Doubles Final

Natalie Grainger & Randy Lim (red) defeated her defending co-champion Steve Scharff & Meredeth Quick in the Mixed Doubles Open final Sunday in Greenwich, Connecticut. [...]

November 3, 2014 Squash Media Doubles, Hardball, News, Pro Doubles 0

Greenwich Set For First Fall U.S. Mixed Doubles Championships

Greenwich Set For First Fall U.S. Mixed Doubles Championships

The U.S. Mixed Squash Doubles Championships makes its fall debut this weekend hosted at the Round Hill Club in Greenwich, CT. [...]

October 30, 2014 Squash Media Doubles, Hardball, News, Pro Doubles 0

Illingworth Captures U.S. Hardball Singles Crown

Illingworth Captures U.S. Hardball Singles Crown

Eight-time U.S. softball singles champion Julian Illingworth won his first U.S. Hardball Singles Championship in his first attempt at the Harvard Club of New York. [...]

February 16, 2014 Squash Media Hardball, News 0

Historic commitment to elite athlete development reinforced with updated logo and brand

Historic commitment to elite athlete development reinforced with updated logo and brand

Reinforcing its connection to the U.S. Olympic Committee and US Squash’s emphasis on national teams, the Association has rolled out a new logo and started the process of rebranding. [...]

September 5, 2013 Squash Media Coaches and Pros, College, Doubles, Hall of Fame, Hardball, Juniors, News, Olympic Bid, Organize, Team USA, U.S. Open, Urban, Women 0

2013-2014 U.S. Championships dates announced

2013-2014 U.S. Championships dates announced

US Squash has announced U.S. Championships dates for the 2013-2014 season. [...]

May 14, 2013 Squash Media College, Doubles, Hardball, Juniors, News, Organize 1

Hardball Singles Championships held at Merion Cricket Club

Hardball Singles Championships held at Merion Cricket Club

The 2013 Hardball Singles National Championships were held this weekend at the Merion Cricket Club in Philadelphia with Chris Walker emerging as the champion of the Open division. [...]

February 18, 2013 Squash Media Hardball, News 0

I want my Oakley eyewear : A closer look at eyewear standards

I want my Oakley eyewear : A closer look at eyewear standards

For more than 30 years, from as early as 1981, at the urging of the Junior Committee which encouraged and then later required the wearing of protective eyewear during accredited (sanctioned) play, the priority of ensuring the safety of the participants has been part of US Squash policies. The Association later adopted the American Society [...]

February 13, 2013 Squash Media Coaches and Pros, College, Doubles, Hardball, Juniors, News, Organize, Women 2

Don’t lose sight of the dangers of no eyewear

Don’t lose sight of the dangers of no eyewear

US Squash is making a renewed push for the use of protective eyewear for all players, reminding participants of the serious dangers of significant injury when not wearing approved eyewear. [...]

January 7, 2013 U.S. Squash Coaches and Pros, College, Doubles, Hardball, Juniors, News, Organize, Urban, Women 1

2013 William White Weekend

2013 William White Weekend

The ENTRY DEADLINE is Friday, December 14th! Call your partner and send in your entry. Merion Cricket Club January 4-6, 2013   If you have any questions contact Whitney Thain wthain@merioncricket.com or 610-642-5800 ext 260 [...]

December 3, 2012 U.S. Squash Hardball 0

Squash legend Diehl Mateer passes away

Squash legend Diehl Mateer passes away

The United States has sadly said goodbye to a legend of squash – two-time U.S. Open champion, three-time National Champion, eleven-time National Doubles Champion, and US Squash Hall of Famer, Diehl Mateer.  The 84 year old legend passed away at his home on Saturday. Diehl Mateer, with his unmatched eleven national doubles titles, was one [...]

September 25, 2012 U.S. Squash Doubles, Hall of Fame, Hardball, News 0

U.S. Championships schedule announced

U.S. Championships schedule announced

The dates and locations for the 2012-2013 U.S. Championship Series have been announced. National titles will be competed for this season at 18 U.S. Championships, across juniors, adults, hardball and doubles. The U.S. Women’s team Squash Championships (Howe Cup) will take place October 19th-21st, in Seattle, WA while the U.S. Junior Open Championship returns to Cambridge, MA,  December 15th-18th. Additional [...]

June 15, 2012 U.S. Squash Doubles, Hardball, Juniors 0

Preston Quick captures U. S. Hardball Championships

Preston Quick captures U. S. Hardball Championships

By Rob Dinerman Trailing 1-0, 14-12 in his quarterfinal, two games to love in his semifinal and having failed to convert a third-game double-match-ball this afternoon in the final, top-seeded defending champion Preston Quick answered every one of those daunting multi-front challenges and emerged victorious in the 2012 U. S. National Hardball Championships, hosted by [...]

May 15, 2012 U.S. Squash Hardball, Pro Doubles, Team USA 0

Preston Quick captures U. S. Hardball Championships

Preston Quick captures U. S. Hardball Championships

By Rob Dinerman Trailing 1-0, 14-12 in his quarterfinal, two games to love in his semifinal and having failed to convert a third-game double-match-ball this afternoon in the final, top-seeded defending champion Preston Quick answered every one of those daunting multi-front challenges and emerged victorious in the 2012 U. S. National Hardball Championships, hosted by [...]

February 20, 2012 U.S. Squash Hardball, News 0