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US Squash Announces Portland Community Squash as Second Community Affiliate and Partners with Its Founder

US Squash Announces Portland Community Squash as Second Community Affiliate and Partners with Its Founder

US Squash has announced Portland Community Squash (PCS) as the second facility to be accredited as an official US Squash Community Affiliate. [...]

August 7, 2020 Squash Media Coaches and Pros, News, Organize 0

Soo Venkatesan Elected US Squash Chairman of the Board

Soo Venkatesan Elected US Squash Chairman of the Board

During the June 2020 US Squash Board of Directors meeting, the board elected Soo Venkatesan as its 47th Chairman of the Board. Her three-year term commenced July 1st, and she succeeds Marshall (“Mark”) Pagon, who retired from the board as only the fourth chairman to serve more than three years. Also elected to one-year terms [...]

August 6, 2020 Squash Media News 0

CSA and US Squash Coordinate on Response to Covid-19 Challenges

CSA and US Squash Coordinate on Response to Covid-19 Challenges

Events over the last five months have impacted and challenged all of us dramatically. Institutions and activities that we have relied on for years disappeared or were put on hold, causing heartbreak and, in some cases, considerable loss. Intercollegiate sports have not been immune, with over 300 varsity programs being discontinued across the country. Unfortunately [...]

August 6, 2020 Squash Media College, News 0

US Squash Hosts Virtual Junior Focus Groups; Second Series Scheduled for Week of August 17

US Squash Hosts Virtual Junior Focus Groups; Second Series Scheduled for Week of August 17

As part of the planning process for the return to play and competition, US Squash is working with constituent groups from across the community to ensure that play is resumed as safely as possible. These include but are not limited to teaching professionals, facilities, players and families, a Medical Advisory Committee, national governing bodies of [...]

August 4, 2020 Squash Media Juniors, News 0

Celebrating the Class of 2020: Fourth Installment

Celebrating the Class of 2020: Fourth Installment

Thousands of junior squash players of all levels across the country compete and enjoy squash as a regular part of their lives. Each year, hundreds graduate from junior squash while retaining the values practiced in the sport, the close and enduring friendships they have formed, and with an enduring love for squash as a lifelong [...]

August 4, 2020 Squash Media Juniors, News 0

Senior Class of 2020 Gift Initiative Exceeds Giving Goal

Senior Class of 2020 Gift Initiative Exceeds Giving Goal

US Squash extends its deepest gratitude to the entire Class of 2020 for all they have brought to the sport. [...]

July 31, 2020 Squash Media Give, Juniors, News 0

Specter Center Construction Progresses Towards 2020 Completion

Specter Center Construction Progresses Towards 2020 Completion

View recent images and a time-lapse video of the Specter Center's construction progress. [...]

July 27, 2020 Squash Media Adult, Club Locker, Coaches and Pros, International, Juniors, News, U.S. Open 1

COVID-19 Resources

COVID-19 Resources

Visit the US Squash COVID-19 resources page for the latest updates on return to play and competition. [...]

July 26, 2020 Squash Media Adult, Coaches and Pros, Juniors, News, Participate 0

Celebrating the Class of 2020: Third Installment

Celebrating the Class of 2020: Third Installment

US Squash is celebrating the members of the high school Class of 2020 in an ongoing series. [...]

July 24, 2020 Squash Media Juniors, News 0

2020 U.S. Open Squash Championships Cancelled

2020 U.S. Open Squash Championships Cancelled

The U.S. Open will return in 2021 at the Arlen Specter US Squash Center. [...]

July 24, 2020 Squash Media International, News, PSA/WSA, U.S. Open 0

US Squash Evolving Return to Play and Return to Competition Approach

US Squash Evolving Return to Play and Return to Competition Approach

US Squash is working closely with teaching professionals to ensure that play is resumed as safely as possible through a series of stages. [...]

July 17, 2020 Squash Media Coaches and Pros, Juniors, News 0

Families Reflect on Their Time as Part of the Junior Squash Community

Families Reflect on Their Time as Part of the Junior Squash Community

Parents of graduating seniors Jean Ervasti and Bruce Huberman share reflections from the junior squash community. [...]

July 10, 2020 Squash Media Juniors, News 0

Celebrating the Class of 2020 Second Installment

Celebrating the Class of 2020 Second Installment

US Squash will be celebrating the members of the high school Class of 2020 in an ongoing series. [...]

July 10, 2020 Squash Media Give, Juniors, News 0

US Squash Fiscal Year Ends June 30; Your Support is Needed Now

US Squash Fiscal Year Ends June 30; Your Support is Needed Now

Please consider making a 100% tax-deductible gift online today, before the end of our fiscal year on June 30. [...]

June 26, 2020 Squash Media Adult, Coaches and Pros, College, Development, Give, Juniors, News, Organize, Participate 0

World No. 1 El Welily Announces Retirement

World No. 1 El Welily Announces Retirement

Egypt's Raneem El Welily has announced her immediate retirement from professional squash at thirty-one years old. [...]

June 25, 2020 Squash Media International, News, PSA/WSA 0

Celebrating the Class of 2020

Celebrating the Class of 2020

US Squash will be celebrating the members of the high school Class of 2020 in an ongoing series where each student athlete reflects upon their experiences in junior squash. [...]

June 24, 2020 Squash Media Juniors, News 0

US Squash Holds 2020 Annual Meeting of the Members

US Squash Holds 2020 Annual Meeting of the Members

Watch a replay of the Annual Meeting of the Members on the US Squash YouTube page. [...]

June 18, 2020 Squash Media Adult, Coaches and Pros, Juniors, News, Officiating, Participate 0

Four Directors Elected During 2020 US Squash Annual Meeting of the Members

Four Directors Elected During 2020 US Squash Annual Meeting of the Members

Joe Dworetzky, Linda Robinson, Sandy Tierney and Nick LePore were elected to the US Squash Board of Directors. [...]

June 18, 2020 Squash Media News 0

US Squash Announces Junior Squash Class Gift Campaign

US Squash Announces Junior Squash Class Gift Campaign

US Squash is asking you to help preserve the opportunities and experiences that junior squash has provided your family. [...]

June 18, 2020 Squash Media Give, Juniors, News 0

US Squash to Host Annual Meeting of the Members June 18

US Squash to Host Annual Meeting of the Members June 18

The US Squash Annual Meeting of the Members will be held virtually via Zoom on Thursday, June 18 at 5pm. [...]

June 17, 2020 Squash Media News 0

US Squash COVID-19 Updated Resources

US Squash COVID-19 Updated Resources

US Squash is helping the squash community navigate the current shutdown by assisting clubs and programs with strategies for a return to play. [...]

June 12, 2020 Squash Media Adult, Coaches and Pros, Juniors, News, Organize, Participate 0

Junior Squash Update: Return to Play and Competition

Junior Squash Update: Return to Play and Competition

US Squash will continue to do everything in its power to move forward and resume play and competition safely, responsibly, and quickly. [...]

June 12, 2020 Squash Media Adult, Coaches and Pros, Juniors, News, Organize, Participate 0

US Squash Board Re-Nominates Three Directors In Lead-Up to Annual Meeting; Proxy Voting Available Monday

US Squash Board Re-Nominates Three Directors In Lead-Up to Annual Meeting; Proxy Voting Available Monday

For the eleventh year the Board of Directors will offer the membership the opportunity to assign proxies online for the election beginning Monday. [...]

June 8, 2020 Squash Media Adult, Coaches and Pros, News, Participate 0

A Message From the CEO

A Message From the CEO

US Squash stands with all of the individuals and organizations that have condemned the brutal and persistent racially motivated violence and injustice we see in our country.  [...]

June 5, 2020 Squash Media From the CEO, News 0

World Masters Championships Rescheduled for August 2021

World Masters Championships Rescheduled for August 2021

The previously scheduled 2020 World Masters will now take place August 15-21 in Wroclaw, Poland. [...]

June 5, 2020 Squash Media Adult, International, News, Team USA 0