- New to the sport?
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Isabel Young won the Women's 5.0 in the U.S. Squash Skill Level Championships. She also competed in the final of the Open 3.5 division. To make that final she won a four game match against a Virginia boy who played #2 and #3 this season on his high school varsity team.
Tyler Stillwell reached the consolation finals of the Open 4.5 division.
The U.S. National Women’s Team Championships will be hosted by the women of National Capital Squash, Nov 14-16, at the McArthur Squash Center in Charlottesville, Virginia. There will be 5-women team draws in the A, B, C, and D divisions, and Doubles draws in the A and B divisions.
For more information, contact NCS VP-Women, AJ Copeland at firstname.lastname@example.org.
HOWE CUP 2013
NCS team practice schedule
|Sat Sep 14 8:45-10:15am 3:00-4:00pm||C teams C and D players||SCLA/register with Christi Tezak# Potomac Squash Club $25pp*|
|Sun Sep 15, 3:00-5:00pm||B teams||Results|
|Wed Sep 18, 8:00-9:00pm||C and D players||Potomac Squash Club $25pp*|
|Sat Sep 21, 9:00-11:00am 3:00-4:00pm||B C and D players||Results Potomac Squash Club $25pp*|
|Wed Sep 25, 8:00-9:00pm||C and D players||Potomac Squash Club $25pp*|
|Sun Sep 22, 3:00-5:00pm||C||Results|
|Sat Sep 28, 8:45-10:15am 3:00-4:00pm||C teams C and D players||SCLA/ register with Christi Tezak# Potomac Squash Club $25pp*|
|Sun Sep 29, 3:00-5:00pm||B||Results|
|Wed Oct 2, 8:00-9:00pm||C and D players||Potomac Squash Club $25pp*|
|Sat Oct 5, 9:00-11:00am 3:00-4:00pm||
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Women's Squash Night is scheduled for Wednesday September 25, from 6:00-8:30pm at the Sports Club/LA. Don't miss this highly social event that is a fun way to meet up with fellow players after the summer off-season and "knock some of the rust off". There will be raffle prizes and we hope to have T-shirts to distribute again this year. This event is FREE, and ALL ages and skill levels are welcome! To participate, please sign up here. (Scroll down on the landing page for the sign up info.)
Congratulations to Jose Calderon and Ben Smith, who won the Open 5.5 and Open 4.5 skill level divisions at the national championships, which were held in Baltimore April 5-7. Patrick Harris also reached the finals of the Open 5.0, where he lost a close three game match to the #1 seed. Jose beat Antoine Poulain of Chicago in the four game final. Ben rallied from a 2-1 deficit to Boston's Girish Venkataramani on the way to an 11-9 victory in the fifth game. Other Highlights: Ben Rind -- Open 5.0 Consolation Winner Nghi Nguyen -- Women's 4.0 Consolation Winner Ben Hoefs -- Open 5.5 Consolation Finals Abir Ray -- Open 4.5 Consolation Finals Isabel Young -- Women's 4.0 Consolation Finals Jahangir Naseem -- Open 6.0, Winner Consol Playoff
Carole Grunberg won the Women's 55+ and also won the consolation finals in the Women's 50+ division. She was joined by a strong group of National Capital players who competed last month at the Masters Championships in Stamford CT. Congratulations to the following players who reached the quarterfinals or won the consolations in their age division: Carole Grunberg -- Women 55+ Winner Women 50+ Consolation Winner Bryce Harding -- Men 50+ quarter-finalist Terry Hindermann -- Men 50+ quarter-finalist Bruce Simons-Morton -- Men 65+ Consolation Winner Carole had a tough five game match in the semifinals and then won another five game marathon match where she took game five by a 13-11 score to clinch the win. Bruce fell in the quarterfinals in a tight three game match to the eventual winner. This tournament is great fun, so if you are 35+ and haven't tried it yet, consider entering next year.