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Tournament of Champions set for Grand Central

Tournament of Champions set for Grand Central

“This is the deepest and most competitive men’s championship draw I have seen in in the 15 years I have been organizing these championships in Grand Central Terminal, ” said John Nimick, president of Squash Engine, Inc., the promoter of the 2012 J.P. Morgan Tournament of Champions, as he announced the draws for the world’s [...]

January 9, 2012 U.S. Squash News 0

Ubina captures Junior Open crown

Ubina captures Junior Open crown

American Maria Elena Ubina lived up to her # 1 seed as she swept second seeded Diana Garcia of Mexico, 11-9, 11-5. 12-10, to win the GU19 title at the 2011 U.S. Junior Open Squash Championships in Cambridge, MA. Ubina was joined on the podium by fellow U.S. players Ayush Menon, who captured the BU11 [...]

December 21, 2011 U.S. Squash News 0

Finals on tap at Junior Open

Finals on tap at Junior Open

American’s Sabrina Sobhy and Reeham Sedky will face off in the Girl’s Under 15 finals today at the 2011 U.S. Junior Open Squash Championships in Cambridge, MA. Katie Tutrone and Maria Elena Ubina will also each be seeking titles in the GU17 and GU19 divisions respectively. On the boy’s side, three Americans will be competing [...]

December 20, 2011 U.S. Squash News 0

U.S. players seek finals at Junior Open

U.S. players seek finals at Junior Open

The quarter and semifinals are on tap today at the 2011 U.S. Junior Open Squash Championships in Cambridge, MA. Seven U.S. boys are left in the tournament, including Edward Columbia and Dylan Murray, who will face off in the quarterfinals, guaranteeing a U.S. semifinalist in the BU19 division. On the girl’s side, twelve Americans are [...]

December 19, 2011 U.S. Squash News 0

Record field set for Junior Open

Record field set for Junior Open

A record field of over 750 players, from over 20 countries, will compete at the 2011 U.S. Junior Open Squash Championships, December 17th-20th, in Cambridge, MA. The 20% increase from last year’s Open makes this the largest individual junior squash tournament in the world. [...]

December 16, 2011 U.S. Squash News 0

US Squash announces partnership with interactive coaching site Squashskills

US Squash announces partnership with interactive coaching site Squashskills

US Squash has announced a new partnership with the online coaching site Squashskills, which will allow US Squash members to benefit from discounts to a range of interactive coaching and training resources. [...]

December 14, 2011 U.S. Squash Coaches and Pros, International, News 0

Hamill announced as Junior Men’s Team Coach

Hamill announced as Junior Men’s Team Coach

Adam Hamill has been named Head Coach of the U.S. Junior Men’s Teams. Hamill has served as the Junior Men’s Assistant Coach since 2007. Hamill represented Scotland on the Junior National Team in 2000 at the World Junior Championships and went on to coach several Scottish National Team players. He has a degree in Sports Science, and a diploma [...]

December 7, 2011 U.S. Squash News 0

Ken Stillman named VP of Pan American Squash Board

Ken Stillman named VP of Pan American Squash Board

Former US Squash Chairman of the Board Ken Stillman has been elected to serve as Vice President on the Board of Directors of the Pan American Squash Federation (FPS). Stillman’s term will run until 2015, to coincide with the Quadrennial Pan American Games. The FPS represents 18 countries throughout North, Central and South America, also [...]

December 6, 2011 U.S. Squash News 0

Registration available for 2012 U.S. Mixed and Junior Doubles Championships

Registration available for 2012 U.S. Mixed and Junior Doubles Championships

Registration is now available for the 2012 U.S. Mixed Squash Doubles Championships. The event will take place January 27th-19th, at the Philadelphia Country Club in Gladwyne, PA. All players under the age of 30 are eligible for a reduced entry fee. The U.S. Junior Doubles Championships will take place January 20th-22nd at the Wilmington Country Club in Wilmington, DE. Junior mixed [...]

December 5, 2011 U.S. Squash News 0

Registration available for 2012 U.S. High School and Middle School Championships

Registration available for 2012 U.S. High School and Middle School Championships

Registration is now available for both the 2012 U.S. Middle and High School Team Squash Championships.  The Middle School Championships will take place January 27th-29th, on the campus of Yale University in New Haven, CT.  The High School Championships, annually the largest squash tournament in the world, is scheduled for February 3rd-5th, at premiere squash venues throughout Connecticut. [...]

November 29, 2011 U.S. Squash News 0

2012 National League Finals set for New Haven

2012 National League Finals set for New Haven

The 2012 National League Finals will take place April 20th-22nd, at the Brady Squash Center on the campus of Yale University in New Haven, CT. Now in it’s second year, the tournament will bring together top adult teams from throughout the country for the culminating event of the 2011-2012 accredited (sanctioned) league season. Please note that your [...]

November 16, 2011 U.S. Squash News 0

National Capital tops Philly for Howe Cup title

National Capital tops Philly for Howe Cup title

National Capital of Washington, D.C. defeated defending champion Philadelphia to capture the top prize in the A Division at the 2011 U.S. Women’s Team Championships at the Meadow Mill Athletic Club in Baltimore, MD. Over 200 women representing 36 teams competed over the three days as titles were awarded in four divisions. National Capital was led by captain [...]

October 27, 2011 U.S. Squash News 0

U.S. celebrates Pan Am medals

U.S. celebrates Pan Am medals

The U.S. Men’s and Women’s teams returned from a successful Pan American Squash Championships, with every member of the team bringing home a medal from Guadalajara, Mexico. The total U.S. Medal count of four included one silver medal and three bronze. Chris Gordon and Julian Illingworth led the way as they captured the silver medal [...]

October 25, 2011 U.S. Squash News 0

U.S. Men and Women drop Pan Am semis

U.S. Men and Women drop Pan Am semis

The U.S. Men and Women both lost in the semifinals of the team competition at the 2011 Pan American Squash Championships in Guadalajara, Mexico. The men dropped their semi to Canada while the women were eliminated by Columbia. Christoper Gordon lost a thrilling five game match to Shawn Delierre, 11-8, 7-11, 11-6, 6-11, 11-8, to clinch the victory [...]

October 21, 2011 U.S. Squash News 0

U.S. Women advance at Pan Am Squash Championships

U.S. Women advance at Pan Am Squash Championships

The U.S. Women’s team defeated Argentina and Mexico to remain undefeated in team competition at the 2011 Pan American Squash Championships in Guadalajara, Mexico.  With the two wins, the U.S. now advance to play Columbia, with a berth in the gold medal round at stake. With Olivia Blatchford and Lily Lorentzen easily sweeping their matches over [...]

October 20, 2011 U.S. Squash News 0

U.S. Men and Women post victories in Mexico

U.S. Men and Women post victories in Mexico

The United States Men and Women both posted victories as team play got underway at the 2011 Pan American Squash Championships in Guadalajara, Mexico. The men swept El Salvador 3-0, while the women, behind the sterling play of teenager Maria Elena Ubina, got past Brazil 2-1. Julian Illingworth, despite dropping the first game, eased past Ricardo Weisskoph, 7-11, 11-7, [...]

October 19, 2011 U.S. Squash News 0

Illingworth and Gordon earn Doubles Silver

Illingworth and Gordon earn Doubles Silver

The U.S. team of Chris Gordon and Julian Illingworth were narrowly defeated by hometown favorites Arturo Salazar and Eric Galvez of Mexico in the doubles final at the 2011 Pan American Squash Championships in Guadalajara, Mexico. The U.S. Men and Women begin play today in the team tournament, taking on El Salvador and Brazil respectively. “I’m very proud [...]

October 18, 2011 U.S. Squash News 0

Illingworth and Gordon contest for Pan Am Gold

Illingworth and Gordon contest for Pan Am Gold

Julian Illingworth and Christopher Gordon will take on Arturo Salazar and Eric Galvez of Mexico in the doubles final at the 2011 Pan American Squash Championships in Guadalajara, Mexico. With the doubles and singles events ending this evening, the U.S. Men and Women will now turn their focus to the team tournaments, which begin tomorrow. With Illingworth sitting out [...]

October 17, 2011 U.S. Squash News 0

Shabana and Massaro earn titles at Delaware Investments U.S. Open

Shabana and Massaro earn titles at Delaware Investments U.S. Open

Third seeded Egyptian Amr Shabana stunned world # 1 and top seed Nick Matthew of England to take home the top prize at the 2011 Delaware Investments U.S. Open Squash Championships in front of a packed crowd at the Daskalakis Athletic Center on the campus of Drexel University. Shabana, who won the U.S. Open in [...]

October 7, 2011 U.S. Squash News 0

Watch the Delaware Investments U.S. Open on ESPN3

Watch the Delaware Investments U.S. Open on ESPN3

You can watch all the semi-final and finals matches of the 2011 Delaware Investments U.S. Open Squash Championships live on ESPN3. Starting tonight at 5PM EST, the two women’s semis will be on court at Drexel University, followed at 7:30PM EST by the two men’s semi-finals. The women’s final will start at 6:30PM EST on [...]

October 5, 2011 U.S. Squash News, PSA/WSA 0

Penn sweeps Intercollegiate Doubles

Penn sweeps Intercollegiate Doubles

Trevor McGuinness and Thomas Mattsson won their second Intercollegiate Doubles title together and Trevor’s third in four years over Matt Domenick and Adam Perkiomaki from the University of Rochester. It was quite a family affair in the women’s draw where the finals had the Arriffin sisters playing each other with the title going to Nabilla [...]

October 4, 2011 U.S. Squash News 0

US Squash and Dunlop extend ball agreement

US Squash and Dunlop extend ball agreement

Dunlop and US Squash announced a multi-year agreement extending Dunlop’s role as ‘Official Ball’ of US Squash. The deal ensures only Dunlop balls will be used at US Squash accredited (sanctioned) events and tournaments,  including the 2011 Delaware Investments U.S. Open Squash Championships, September 30th- October 6th, in Philadelphia, PA. The deal cements Dunlop as [...]

September 13, 2011 U.S. Squash News 0

Delaware Investments signs on as title sponsor of 2011 U.S. Open Championships

Delaware Investments signs on as title sponsor of 2011 U.S. Open Championships

US Squash and Delaware Investments announced the completion of a multiyear sponsorship agreement for the U.S. Open Squash Championships. Under the agreement Delaware Investments will be the title sponsor for this year’s tournament, being held September 30th– October 6th, in Philadelphia, PA. The tournament will take place at the Daskalakis Athletic Center, adjacent to the [...]

September 8, 2011 U.S. Squash News 0

Cast your vote to help Urban Squash

Cast your vote to help Urban Squash

As part of the Join Team USA initiative, which provides Americans with opportunities to support and join team USA, the U.S. Olympic Committee has created Team USA Grants to assist organizations within the U.S. Olympic Family to improve sustained competitive excellence. In order to qualify for one of the $12, 000 grants, a national Governing Body [...]

September 7, 2011 U.S. Squash News 0

Only five days left to save 50% on U.S. Open tickets

Only five days left to save 50% on U.S. Open tickets

There are only five days left for you to save 50% on tickets to the 2011 U.S. Open Squash Championships, taking place September 30th-October 6th, on the campus of Drexel University, in Philadelphia, PA. If you purchase U.S. Open tickets for any Friday, Saturday or Sunday session, you will receive two for the price of one! [...]

August 31, 2011 U.S. Squash News 0