OCTOBER 19-26, 2024    PHILADELPHIA, PA

Berwyn Squash & Fitness, the nation's first commercial squash club, celebrated its fiftieth anniversary at the U.S. Open Squash Championships presented by Truist Tuesday, October 11. Thanks to the efforts of Sunil Desai, nearly 100 players from Berwyn's vibrant membership attended the evening of U.S. Open third round matches and...
World No. 1's Nouran Gohar and Ali Farag and a record fourteen Americans will lead the 2023 U.S. Open presented by Truist field, October 7-14, at the Arlen Specter US Squash Center on the campus of Drexel University in Philadelphia. The 2023 U.S. Open will feature the world's top ten...
Egypt's two-time World Junior Champion Amina Orfi made history in her first appearance at the U.S. Open Squash Championships presented by Truist, becoming the youngest player in tournament history to reach the quarterfinals with an upset over world No. 4 Joelle King Monday, October 9, at the Arlen Specter...
Just before the Sunday evening matches on the Roberts Family Court, twenty-two 2022-2023 US Squash Scholar Athlete Award recipients were recognized at the Specter Center. Many of the scholar athletes on hand were in Philadelphia putting their best effort in on the squash courts at Drexel University and University...
The College Squash Association celebrated 100 years of college squash at the U.S. Open presented by Truist Sunday, October 8. Sunday's recognition officially kicked off the CSA's centennial celebration, which is now expanding to a full year’s worth of activities paying tribute to 100 years of intercollegiate team squash. The...
SquashSmarts, the Philadelphia youth enrichment program, celebrated its VIP Night at the 2023 U.S. Open Squash Championships presented by Truist Monday, October 9. More than four hundred-and-fifty SquashSmarts staff members, students, parents, donors, advisors, and board members attended the SquashSmarts VIP Night at the Open. Steve Gregg, the executive director...
Team USA's Marina Stefanoni, Timmy Brownell and Shahjahan Khan upset higher-ranked opposition to advance to the second round of the U.S. Open Squash Championships presented by Truist Saturday, October 7, at the Arlen Specter US Squash Center in Philadelphia. The opening day staged thirty-two first round matches on four courts--two...
World No. 2 and defending champion Nouran Gohar has withdrawn from the U.S. Open presented by Truist due to a foot injury--causing significant shifts to the women's draw as a result. Compatriot Hania El Hammamy will take the place of Gohar as the no. 2 seed in the third Platinum...
Starting in 2017, a friend of the game has officially started the tournament with the first ball hit on court. In recognition of Community Day, the 2023 U.S. Open Squash Championships presented by Truist were launched when H. Chase Lenfest took the ceremonial first swing. Lenfest has been a dynamic...
The U.S. Skill Level Championships will be held alongside finals weekend of the 2023 U.S. Open presented by Truist, October 14-15, at the Arlen Specter US Squash Center in Philadelphia. The Skill Level Championships offer draws ranging from 2.5 up to 6.5. All draws will be capped at sixteen players...