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Women’s Squash Week Pops Up Around the Country

Women’s Squash Week Pops Up Around the Country

The first Women's Squash Week: Pop Up Edition engaged more than 150 players in seven states, May 10-19. [...]

June 3, 2019 Squash Media Adult, News, Organize, Participate, Women 0

Essam Wins Revived Philadelphia Open

Essam Wins Revived Philadelphia Open

Egypt’s Shehab Essam collected his fifth career PSA title by fulfilling his top seeding at the Life Time Philadelphia Open, June 1, at the newly-opened Life Time Athletic King of Prussia in Wayne, Pennsylvania. Essam, world No. 75, progressed through the $11,000 draw by defeating U.S. junior champion Thomas Rosini in the second round, American [...]

June 1, 2019 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA 0

US Squash Announces 2019-2020 Junior Policy Changes

US Squash Announces 2019-2020 Junior Policy Changes

US Squash has released planned changes to its junior squash policies to take effect this fall. [...]

May 31, 2019 Squash Media Juniors, News 0

Musto and Gough Earn British Open Masters Titles

Musto and Gough Earn British Open Masters Titles

Americans John Musto and Michael Gough won British Open Masters titles over the weekend. [...]

May 27, 2019 Squash Media Adult, News, Team USA 0

2019 U.S. Open Tickets on Sale Now

2019 U.S. Open Tickets on Sale Now

Tickets are now available for the 2019 FS Investments U.S. Open Squash Championships on usopensquash.com/tickets. [...]

May 23, 2019 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA, U.S. Open 0

FS Investments Returns as Title Sponsor of 2019 U.S. Open

FS Investments Returns as Title Sponsor of 2019 U.S. Open

FS Investments, title sponsor of the 2018 U.S. Open Squash Championships, has committed to serve as the tournament’s title sponsor again in 2019. [...]

May 23, 2019 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA, U.S. Open 0

Mullaney & Sobhy Lift Maiden Mixed Doubles Trophy; Humber & Belknap McKee Defend 40+ Title

Mullaney & Sobhy Lift Maiden Mixed Doubles Trophy; Humber & Belknap McKee Defend 40+ Title

The fifty-first U.S. Mixed Doubles Championships produced first time Open division champions in the form of Ryan Mullaney & Sabrina Sobhy [...]

May 22, 2019 Squash Media Doubles, News 0

Stefanoni Wins Third Professional Title of the Spring

Stefanoni Wins Third Professional Title of the Spring

Sixteen-year-old American Marina Stefanoni won her third PSA title in just as many months in the British Virgin Islands. [...]

May 19, 2019 Squash Media News, Team USA 0

Eben Hardie Dies at Age Sixty

Eben Hardie Dies at Age Sixty

Eben Hardie, III, a longtime squash leader in Atlanta, died on Sunday, suffering a heart attack in his sleep. [...]

May 14, 2019 Squash Media Adult, News 1

Orr & Glaser, Walsh & Mashek Defend National Junior Doubles Titles

Orr & Glaser, Walsh & Mashek Defend National Junior Doubles Titles

102 players competed on seventy-two partnerships at the thirty-third National Junior Doubles. [...]

May 8, 2019 Squash Media Doubles, Juniors, News 0

US Squash Concludes Successful Pilot Coaching Program at Lynch/van Otterloo YMCA

US Squash Concludes Successful Pilot Coaching Program at Lynch/van Otterloo YMCA

The YMCA pilot program was part of a broader effort by US Squash to assist in the creation of a pipeline of qualified, well-trained teaching professionals across the country. [...]

May 8, 2019 Squash Media Coaches and Pros, News 0

Broadbent Family’s Endowment Gift Ensures Greenwich Junior Championships Legacy

Broadbent Family’s Endowment Gift Ensures Greenwich Junior Championships Legacy

US Squash is pleased to announce that the William S. Broadbent Family of Vero Beach, FL has made a significant contribution to the US Squash Junior Endowment. As a result, the Greenwich Junior Squash Championships will serve as an annual accredited squash tournament for the town of Greenwich in perpetuity. With this leadership gift, it [...]

May 6, 2019 Squash Media News 0

Dussourd Defeats Brooklyn’s Douglas in Hyder Trophy Final

Dussourd Defeats Brooklyn’s Douglas in Hyder Trophy Final

Founded in 1969, the Hyder Trophy featured a twenty-four-player professional draw hosted alongside adult skill level draws, which drew more than 175 players. [...]

May 6, 2019 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA, Team USA 0

Narelle Krizek Joins US Squash as Specter Center’s Assistant Director

Narelle Krizek Joins US Squash as Specter Center’s Assistant Director

US Squash has hired Narelle Krizek to serve as Assistant Director of the Arlen Specter US Squash Center. Krizek will be responsible for development of the Specter Center’s programming and event activity, donor relations and communications with the local and national squash community regarding the project. “I am delighted Narelle has agreed to join the [...]

May 2, 2019 Squash Media News 0

Sixteen-Year-Old Stefanoni Claims Second Career PSA Title in Tennessee

Sixteen-Year-Old Stefanoni Claims Second Career PSA Title in Tennessee

Sixteen-year-old American Marina Stefanoni earned her second career PSA World Tour title in just as many months after winning the final of the $5,5000 Women's Bourbon Trail Event No. 4. [...]

April 30, 2019 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA, Team USA 0

UNC Hosts College Hardball Open; Announces New Squash Facility

UNC Hosts College Hardball Open; Announces New Squash Facility

Report courtesy of Palmer Page On the weekend of April 5th, 2019, UNC-Chapel Hill hosted the 2nd annual hardball college tournament in 25 years. During this weekend packed with festivities, activities began Friday early in the day. Friday golf was planned in the morning, and practice was in the afternoon on the six UNC-CH Hardball [...]

April 26, 2019 Squash Media College, Hardball, News 0

2018-2019 High School All-Americans Announced

2018-2019 High School All-Americans Announced

Thirty-nine players have been named 2018-2019 High School All-Americans. [...]

April 25, 2019 Squash Media Juniors, News 0

Team USA Announces World Juniors and Pan Am Juniors Squads

Team USA Announces World Juniors and Pan Am Juniors Squads

The squads representing Team USA at the World Junior Championships and Pan American Junior Championships this summer have been announced. [...]

April 25, 2019 Squash Media International, Juniors, News, Team USA 0

Women’s Squash Week 2019: Pop Up Edition

Women’s Squash Week 2019: Pop Up Edition

The first Women's Squash Week: Pop Up Edition will take place May 10-19, 2019 across the U.S. to encourage women to get on court at the conclusion of the current season. [...]

April 25, 2019 Squash Media Adult, Coaches and Pros, Juniors, News, Women 0

Sobhy Pulls off Five-Game Comeback Against El Tayeb to Reach El Gouna Semis

Sobhy Pulls off Five-Game Comeback Against El Tayeb to Reach El Gouna Semis

Team USA's Amanda Sobhy is through to her first PSA Platinum semifinal since 2016 at the El Gouna Open. [...]

April 23, 2019 Squash Media International, News, PSA/WSA, Team USA 0

Princeton’s Pomphrey Receives USOC Volunteer Coach of the Year Award

Princeton’s Pomphrey Receives USOC Volunteer Coach of the Year Award

Neil Pomphrey, a long-time assistant coach at Princeton University, was presented with the United States Olympic Committee Volunteer Coach of the Year Award. [...]

April 22, 2019 Squash Media Coaches and Pros, College, News 0

Lemmons Claim Record Fourth Father-Son Doubles Title; Tutrones Win Inaugural Mother-Daughter Division

Lemmons Claim Record Fourth Father-Son Doubles Title; Tutrones Win Inaugural Mother-Daughter Division

Forty-eight partnerships competed in the fifteenth U.S. Father-Son Doubles Championships and Inaugural Mother-Daughter Division. [...]

April 15, 2019 Squash Media Adult, Doubles, News 0

Sedky Retains Richmond Open Title in All-American Final

Sedky Retains Richmond Open Title in All-American Final

Reeham Sedky won her second PSA World Tour title in just as many months in Richmond, Virginia. [...]

April 15, 2019 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA, Team USA 0

Darwin Kingsley, First Executive Director of US Squash, Dies

Darwin Kingsley, First Executive Director of US Squash, Dies

Darwin P. Kingsley, III, the executive director of US Squash from 1974 to 1992, died on Sunday, April 7 at the age of ninety-one. [...]

April 9, 2019 Squash Media News 1

Silver Championships Decided in Connecticut; Inaugural Silvebration Recognizes Sportsmanship and Excellence

Silver Championships Decided in Connecticut; Inaugural Silvebration Recognizes Sportsmanship and Excellence

288 juniors competed in the Silver Nationals in Stamford, Connecticut, which featured the inaugural Junior Silvebration Dinner. [...]

April 8, 2019 Squash Media Juniors, News 0