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JUNIOR SQUASH is a rapidly expanding demographic in the United States, with thousands of juniors participating in tournaments, leagues and programs right across the nation.  The junior programs run by US SQUASH support one of the association’s core missions of providing access to the sport to children of all ages.

 

Junior Silver Champions crowned at Williams College

Junior Silver Champions crowned at Williams College

Over 280 players traveled to Williamstown, MA, to compete in the 2012 U.S. Junior Silver Squash Championships, hosted for the third year in a row by Williams College. The tournament was held in conjunction with the Berkshire Open, a $35, 000 PSA event. Juniors competed for national titles in ten age group categories in this second to last [...]

April 19, 2012 U.S. Squash Juniors, News 0

Summer Gold Junior Tournament schedule announced

Summer Gold Junior Tournament schedule announced

The summer schedule for Junior Gold Tournaments has been announced and is now available online.  The five tournaments span several regions of the country and will offer exciting competitive opportunities for top-level junior squash players. Online Registration will available for all of these tournaments shortly. Junior players may use the points from only two (2) [...]

April 5, 2012 U.S. Squash Juniors, News, Organize 0

Off-Season Tournaments —2 Gold Maximum

Off-Season Tournaments —2 Gold  Maximum

Players may use the points from only two (2) Gold tournaments held between and including the months of May through August. If a player plays in more than two Gold tournaments during this period, that player’s top two point-earning events will be used. In this case, the additional Gold tournaments will not count towards a [...]

April 1, 2012 Squash Media Coaches and Pros, Juniors 0

Junior Fee Increases

Junior Fee Increases

As a reminder, the U.S. SQUASH Board of Directors approved a modest junior member dues increase effective October 1, 2011. The increase is part of a funding plan to increase sweeping junior program enhancements focusing on building out the world’s leading officiating infrastructure.   The initial plans for the initiative will, provide introductory program. The initiative [...]

April 1, 2012 Squash Media Coaches and Pros, Juniors 0

Murray repeats at Junior Championships

Murray repeats at Junior Championships

Sixteen year old Dylan Murray (NY) won his second straight BU19 title as he defeated Faraz Khan (CT) in five games, 11-1, 11-9, 5-11, 4-11, 11-6, at the 2012 U.S. Junior Squash Championships in New Haven, CT.  Fifteen year old Sabrina Sobhy (NY) captured her first GU19 crown as she swept past top seeded Maria Elena Ubina (CT) in the final, 11-6, 11-9, [...]

March 19, 2012 U.S. Squash Juniors, News 0

McGuinness and Lemmon repeat at Junior Doubles

McGuinness and Lemmon repeat at Junior Doubles

With timely reverses, good power and numerous volleys, Andrew McGuinness and George Lemmon won the BU19 Junior Squash Doubles Championships for the second year in a row. They did not drop a game throughout their three matches. Kevin Flannery and Jamie Ruggiero were equally impressive, winning the BU17 division without losing a game. Division Results: BU19 Andrew McGuinness/George [...]

January 23, 2012 U.S. Squash Doubles, Juniors 0

Point structure announced for 2011-2012 U.S. Junior Championships

Point structure announced for 2011-2012 U.S. Junior Championships

The full points table for the 2011-2012 U.S. Junior Championship events have been released and are now viewable online.  The four U.S. Junior Championships include the 2011 U.S. Junior Open, the 2012 U.S. Junior Championships (Closed), the 2012 U.S. Junior Silver Championships, and the 2012 U.S. Junior Bronze Championships. The U.S. Championships Points Tables are available on [...]

November 10, 2011 U.S. Squash Juniors 0

Important 2011-2012 junior squash update

Important 2011-2012 junior squash update

US Squash has announced an “Age-Up” policy change as well as updates regarding the online referee exam deadline, tournaments coming off junior players records, completion of the 2011-2012 junior calendar, alternative court usage and the availability of registration for the JCT-West Coast, JCT-New York City and the U.S. Junior Open Championships. New Age Up Policy: [...]

September 25, 2011 U.S. Squash Juniors 0

2010-2011 US Squash Scholar Athletes announced

2010-2011 US Squash Scholar Athletes announced

US Squash officially announced the recipients of the 2010-2011 US Squash Scholar-Athlete Awards, given to high school student athletes who achieved a Grade Point Average of 3.5 in school and participated in at least four US Squash accredited (sanctioned) events. From a record number of over 200 applicants, US Squash recognized 181 scholar athletes who participated [...]

September 20, 2011 U.S. Squash Juniors 0