All posts by Clark Brading

The PDC Cup 2017

Dear Squash Players and Supporters, The Piedmont Driving Club is excited to host, for the sixth consecutive season, a Pro Men’s Doubles event with a $40,000 Squash Doubles Association Professional Draw. The PDC Cup is now the largest tournament on tour. It will be held from Thursday, November 9th through Saturday, November 11th, 2017. We hope you will participate in the weekend as a player or spectator. This event is one of the many highlights of Piedmont Driving Club's squash program and promises many exciting matches, bringing the top 24 ranked players in the world to … Continue Reading ››

Update from Charlotte Squash Club

Last week, Charlotte Squash Club was delighted to welcome 150students from grades 5 – 8 from Charlotte Preparatory School during their PE school sessions. Assisted by Coach Nosh, we showed the kids what squash was and coached them for 2 sessions of 40 minutes. Of the whole group, only 4 had previously played. We followed this up with a free open house and free clinics and 1 week passes for the families. We would like to thank the Athletic Director Jason Floyd for setting up the … Continue Reading ››

Charlotte NC East vs West Challenge

The 2nd annual NC East vs. West Challenge was a huge success! This included a Triangle team 7 vs a Charlotte Squash team 7. The Charlotte team avenged their loss from last year with a 5-2 victory. We had awesome matches up and down the ladder, including two 5-gamers. Thank you to the Triangle squash team who came out from the Raleigh/Durham/Chapel Hill area, and thank you to our members who came to play and watch! Truly another great day for NC squash.

The Charlotte team is looking forward to hosting an … Continue Reading ››

Dragon Doc Results

Thank you for being a part of a very special weekend.  We saw the continual rise of the juniors as they march through the various skill levels, the outstanding play of home touring pro Reuben Phillips, and many kind touchpoint moments between players, families, friends.

The 2017 DragonDoc, compliments of Dr. Gary Myerson and Dr. Pradeep Sinha, proved to be one of our best “major” events ever.

The play was deep and competitive, and in all cases, sportsmanly.

Final results:
2017 DragonDoc Pro:  Reuben Phillips ENG/ATL  def. Alex Ingham ENG/STL, 4,(9),6,7
6.0s:  Will Grady, ATL def. … Continue Reading ››

Westminster Season Summary in Vishan’s words

In the 2016-2017 season, the Westminster Boys experienced the best squash season in the programs history. The boys’ first trip of the season to Mercersburg Academy ended up with a 9-0 win over MICDS, 7-2 over Canisius, 8-1 over Mercersburg, and a trophy in Coach Byrd’s hand. Personally, playing #1, this tournament posed a challenge, losing 2/3 of our team’s losses. After handily winning the Mercersburg team tournament, the boys were poised for Nationals some two weeks later. As repetitive as they were, we knew the daily practices of boast and drive, rotating … Continue Reading ››

First Regional Junior Squads (June 3rd and 4th)

On June 3rd and 4th, we hosted the first Regional Junior Squads ever in the SESRA and Texas districts. This was a fantastic effort by all those involved in helping us establish this fundamental framework in our ongoing efforts to assist our juniors. The Regional squads is an invitational event hosted by US Squash for players that are within the Top.100 of the US. 19 players participated over the weekend, 12 of which were our local players from Atlanta.
The theme of the … Continue Reading ››

Charlotte Squash Club Summer Camps 2017

This summer, Coach Ali will be working with children of all ages and levels and your child will be added to a group of similar level aged and skill level to help improve their game as well as have fun participating in other activities. Your child will benefit from a terrific experience regardless of level. Campers will be divided into Groups 1, 2, & 3.  Note – there is $50 discount if paid more than 4 weeks before the camp! Summer Camps Fun.Junior.Camp  First is the Fun Junior squash camp for the 7 – … Continue Reading ››

Windy Hill Update

Two items:

March 3, 2017:  The Windy Hill Athletic Club Masquerade Party!      

Do not forget the member appreciation party coming in just one week.  Food, drinks, entertainment, fun!  Please RSVP with the Hospitality Desk.  See you there.

2017 Muffley & Associates Southeast Region Skill Level Championships          

As all of you are aware, we held the 36th annual Southeasterns this past weekend.  Many of you played. Here I the brief report & a … Continue Reading ››

Tournament in Charleston, SC

Dear Squash friends,

Charleston Squash Club are excited to extend this invitation for you to enter this year’s tournament.

Although we are doing the tournament a couple of weeks earlier this year, 28th-30th April, we hope that it will still fit in to your calendar.

Alongside the Invitational this year, we will be showcasing a ‘Cash Prize’, 8 player Pro Invitational event, of which players will be battling for! There should be some very exciting squash! 

Please read the below itinerary for the weekend and also the attached information and … Continue Reading ››