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Amanda Sobhy & Abdel Kawy Going for Granite Glory

Amanda Sobhy & Abdel Kawy Going for Granite Glory

Egypt's top seed Omneya Abdel Kawy and U.S. number one Amanda Sobhy will celebrate their maiden meeting on the WSA World Tour when they contest the final of the Women's Granite Open. [...]

March 7, 2014 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA 0

The McArthur Squash Center Welcomes U.S. National Singles Championships

The McArthur Squash Center Welcomes U.S. National Singles Championships

Fifteen 2014 U.S. national champions will be crowned at the McArthur Squash Center this weekend in the facility's inaugural season at the Boar's Head Sports Club in Charlottesville, Virginia. [...]

March 6, 2014 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA, Team USA, Women 0

Sobhy Scrapes by Cornett in Granite Club Cup Quarterfinal

Sobhy Scrapes by Cornett in Granite Club Cup Quarterfinal

Amanda Sobhy's Granite Open quarterfinal match against Samantha Cornett will be streamed live at 7:15pm EST. [...]

March 6, 2014 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA 0

Ham Biggar Presented Brauns Award

Ham Biggar Presented Brauns Award

At the eighth-annual Tub o’ Towels Cleveland Classic last month in Cleveland, Ohio, US Squash presented the 2013 W. Stewart Brauns, Jr., Award to Hamilton Fisk Biggar, III. [...]

March 5, 2014 Squash Media News 0

Bob Callahan Inducted into the College Squash Hall of Fame

Bob Callahan Inducted into the College Squash Hall of Fame

The Men’s College Squash Association honored former Princeton University squash coach, Bob Callahan, with the Lifetime Achievement Award and inducted him into the College Squash Hall of Fame on Saturday, March 1, at Drexel University. The ceremony was held in conjunction with the College Squash Association Individual Championships. An enormous crowd gathered at Drexel for [...]

March 5, 2014 Squash Media College, News 0

Gaultier & Massaro Win 2014 Windy City Open

Gaultier & Massaro Win 2014 Windy City Open

Gregory Gaultier and Laura Massaro are the 2014 METROsquash Windy City Open champions. [...]

March 4, 2014 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA 0

Mudge & Gould Complete the Baltimore Double

Mudge & Gould Complete the Baltimore Double

Joint world No. 1's Damien Mudge & Ben Gould successfully defended their Baltimore Cup title in the tournament's second year at the Baltimore Country Club. [...]

March 3, 2014 Squash Media News, Pro Doubles 0

Tippett Sisters Surge to Inaugural St. Louis Title

Tippett Sisters Surge to Inaugural St. Louis Title

The Women’s Doubles Squash Association returned to action this weekend at the Missouri Athletic Club for the 2014 St. Louis Open. [...]

March 3, 2014 Squash Media News, Pro Doubles 0

Ashour & Gaultier; Massaro & El Welily to Contest Chicago Finals

Ashour & Gaultier; Massaro & El Welily to Contest Chicago Finals

Ramy Ashour and Gregory Gaultier, and Laura Massaro and Raneem El Welily will contest Monday's METROsquash Windy City Open finals. [...]

March 3, 2014 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA 0

Harvard’s Sobhy and Farag Win CSA Individual Championships

Harvard’s Sobhy and Farag Win CSA Individual Championships

Harvard University's Amanda Sobhy and Ali Farag won the CSA Individual Championships today at Drexel University. [...]

March 2, 2014 Squash Media College, News 0

Ashour Overcomes Willstrop; Camille Crushes Waters in Chicago Shock

Ashour Overcomes Willstrop; Camille Crushes Waters in Chicago Shock

Egyptian two-time World Champion Ramy Ashour was back to his sublime best at the 2014 METROsquash Windy City Open. [...]

March 2, 2014 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA 0

CSA Individual Championships: Day Two

CSA Individual Championships: Day Two

Amanda Sobhy and Kanzy El Defrawy will play for the Ramsay Cup, and Ali Farag and Amr Khaled Khalifa will compete for the Pool Trophy. [...]

March 1, 2014 Squash Media College, News 0

Willstrop Dispatches Shabana; Beddoes Blows Down Perry in Windy City Upset

Willstrop Dispatches Shabana; Beddoes Blows Down Perry in Windy City Upset

English qualifier Emma Beddoes pulled off her first win over Ireland’s world No. 7 Madeline Perry in six Tour meetings over the past six years in the first round of the Women’s METROsquash Windy City Open. [...]

March 1, 2014 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA 0

CSA Individual Championships: Day One

CSA Individual Championships: Day One

The College Squash Association’s 2013 – 2014 Individual Championships are underway. [...]

February 28, 2014 Squash Media College, News 0

Mighty Momen Ousts Darwish in Windy City; Kippax Conquers Grinham

Mighty Momen Ousts Darwish in Windy City; Kippax Conquers Grinham

Egyptian World No. 12 Tarek Momen pulled off the upset of the tournament so far to dispatch compatriot and former world No. 1 Karim Darwish in the first round of the METROsquash Windy City Open. [...]

February 28, 2014 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA 0

Harvard’s Sobhy and Farag Top Seeds at CSA Individuals

Harvard’s Sobhy and Farag Top Seeds at CSA Individuals

Harvard University's Amanda Sobhy and Ali Farag are the Ramsay and Pool division top seeds in this weekend's College Squash Association Individual Championships at Drexel University and the University of Pennsylvania. [...]

February 27, 2014 Squash Media College, News 0

College Squash Association to Honor Bob Callahan in Philadelphia, Saturday, March 1

College Squash Association to Honor Bob Callahan in Philadelphia, Saturday, March 1

The Men's College Squash Association will honor Bob Callahan with the Lifetime Achievement Award and induct him into the College Squash Hall of Fame on Saturday, March 1, at Drexel University. [...]

February 27, 2014 Squash Media College, News 0

Chicago Attracts World’s Top Women Squash Players for First Time

Chicago Attracts World’s Top Women Squash Players for First Time

Chicago will host its richest women's squash event ever when the Women's METROsquash Windy City Open gets underway tomorrow at the University Club of Chicago, Illinois. [...]

February 27, 2014 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA 0

Resurgent Ramy Progresses in Chicago

Resurgent Ramy Progresses in Chicago

Egyptian World No.4 Ramy Ashour fought from 1-0 down to record a 3-1 win against Australian Cameron Pilley during the opening round of the 2014 METROsquash Windy City Open in Chicago. [...]

February 27, 2014 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA 0

Gordon Gets Lucky Loser Draw as Illingworth Exits Windy City Open

Gordon Gets Lucky Loser Draw as Illingworth Exits Windy City Open

Home hopes in the METROsquash Windy City Open appeared to be dashed when Julian Illingworth and Christopher Gordon went down in the qualifying finals at the University Club of Chicago. [...]

February 26, 2014 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA 0

WSA Marks Thirtieth Anniversary

WSA Marks Thirtieth Anniversary

The Women's Squash Association (WSA) is marking the thirtieth anniversary of its formation this week with celebrations at the British Open in May and the U.S. Open later in the year. [...]

February 26, 2014 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA, Women 0

Julian Tops Todd; Gordon Avenges Grayson Loss

Julian Tops Todd; Gordon Avenges Grayson Loss

Two weeks before the U.S. Championships, eight-time U.S. Champion Julian defeated countryman Todd Harrity in the first meeting between the two ivy-league graduates on the PSA tour in Windy City Open qualifying. [...]

February 25, 2014 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA 0

Urban Students Take Their Best Shots at Squash

Urban Students Take Their Best Shots at Squash

Sakora Miller remembers being puzzled when a group of strangers visited her gym class in tough west Philadelphia and offered to teach them a sport. [...]

February 25, 2014 Squash Media News, Squash in the Media, Urban 0

Chelsea Piers Junior Gold a Wrap

Chelsea Piers Junior Gold a Wrap

The 2014 Chelsea Piers Junior Gold Championships, featuring 280 juniors from across the country, played itself out over the weekend. Two players who had met three times so far this season, faced each other in the girls’ U13 final—leaving their season total at two wins each. Nina Mital of West Harrison, New York, ranked number [...]

February 24, 2014 Squash Media Juniors, News 0

Harrity and Illingworth to Face Off in Windy City Open Qualifiers

Harrity and Illingworth to Face Off in Windy City Open Qualifiers

For the first time since the 2011 U.S. Championship semifinals, and the first such occasion on the PSA tour, Todd Harrity and Julian Illingworth will competitively face each other on court in Chicago. [...]

February 24, 2014 Squash Media News, PSA/WSA 0