Alex Rankin wrote an article about the Jester's Tournament this past month. Enjoy!
2018 Jester's Tournament
The Jesters Tournament took place in Atlanta January 19-21. The Westminster Squash Team and various colleges participated in the Jesters Tournament. The tournament was held at The Westminster Schools squash courts in Turner Gym and Windy Hill Athletic Club. Due to high participation this year, Westminster had two boys’ tea
ms of eight players and one girls’ team … Continue Reading ››
Four weeks ago, 7 juniors from Atlanta traveled up to DC to participate in the Mid-Atlantic Regional Junior Championships. I competed in the GU15 draw, with my friends Keela Boyce and Ami Niksich competing in the GU13 draw, Alex Rankin in BU17, Tommy Rankin in BU19, and Ashwin Mudaliar and Devin Neveu in BU13. We had some great results, with all of us placing within the top 8. Aside from playing plenty of squash, we also explored DC and had a lot of fun.
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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 ››
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.
2017 DragonDoc Pro: Reuben Phillips ENG/ATL def. Alex Ingham ENG/STL, 4,(9),6,7
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.
Please join South Eastern Squash Racquets Association in promoting the efforts of Telvin Debnam and the Board and Volunteers of A+ Squash for their Second A+ Cup. This event will be held at the Piedmont Driving Club the weekend of May 4-6, 2017. This event is a "must attend" for anyone interested in advancing the grassroots of squash and spreading its message to encourage and engage Atlanta's youth. A+ needs you to show your support. Please visit the A+ website here
to learn more about A+ and see below for more information about the tournament. Sign up … Continue Reading ››
Piedmont Driving Club Singles and Doubles Squash Invitational Tournament was held on March 16 and 17th
, 2017. The tournament was well organized and ran very smoothly, thanks to the efforts of the PDC staff and their Head Squash Pro, Ahmed Hamza.
Play comprised both singles and doubles, a treat for many competitors, as the Driving Club hosts the only doubles courts in the state of Georgia and region. Double players ranged from novices to those who have travelled the pro circuit honing their skills.
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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 ››
Dear SESRA Members:
Please find below an excellent writeup by Mr. Erik Wang of the Westminster Squash Team. Erik is a talented squash player, who, earlier than most, saw his share of lob serves, on court with Trey Paris and then witnessing the skill and deception of one of the great masters of squash, Mr. Richard Millman. Read his exciting and insightful perspective on the Southeastern Regional Skill Level Championships.
by Erik Wang, Westminster 8th grader and member of Westminster Varsity Squash Team
February 20, 2017
This past weekend, I participated in the annual 2017 Muffley & Associates … Continue Reading ››