Old School Brewery & Squash Club, a private homebrewing and squash club in Marietta, will host the 2019 CenterState Bank Marietta Open, a Professional Squash Association-sanctioned Challenger 10 event. Professional squash players from around the world will descend upon Marietta Sep. 12-15 to battle for a share of the $12,000 purse. The event will be a fundraiser benefiting … Continue Reading ››
The Life Time - Mountain Brook - Squash Blast Tournament on Saturday, February 2nd, 2019 was a great success. From 9 am to 2 pm the twenty-six players across four brackets had a great time playing for prizes and glory. We also celebrated the professional squash retirement of Coach David Lecomte. For over ten years Coach Dave has had a thoroughly positive impact on the Atlanta Squash scene: introducing the game to many of the area's junior players, coaching and mentoring at all levels, directing tournaments, refereeing regional, professional matches and, of course, competing. Although Coach Dave is still involved in … Continue Reading ››
This past weekend the A+ squash team had special guests Dallas Clement and Kacy Howard leading student-athletes in an intense 2-hour squash training session. Students reported that Dallas and Kacy were excellent coaches on and off the court, pushing them to do their best. Afterwards, the A+ squash team attended the 2019 Leavitt Southeastern Squash Championships and watched3 fellow teammates earn spots in the 3.0 and 3.5 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.
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 ››
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.