OCTOBER 8-15    PHILADELPHIA, PA

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More than three hundred SquashSmarts students, staff members, parents, donors, advisors and board members celebrated the 20th Anniversary of the award-winning Philadelphia urban squash and education program at the 2021 U.S. Open Squash Championships presented by Truist. The gathering was held at the newly-opened Arlen Specter US Squash Center...
US Squash welcomes Truist as the presenting sponsor of the 2021 U.S. Open Squash Championships. The U.S. Open brings the world’s best players to Philadelphia to compete for the most prestigious squash championship in the United States. The 2021 event is being held at the Arlen Specter US Squash...
The first fan at the 2021 U.S. Open Squash Championships was emblematic of the evolution of the game. Matt Maslanka was the very first spectator to enter the Arlen Specter US Squash Center today as first-round matches began in the forty-eight holding of the prestigious event. He was able...
Team USA’s Olivia Fiechter and Amanda Sobhy delivered U.S. Open second round victories following the Arlen Specter US Squash Center Grand Opening Ceremony Saturday night in Philadelphia, and will face each other in the round of 16 on Sunday, October 3. Amanda Sobhy, who was making her first appearance since reaching a...
The eighteenth-annual World Squash Day on October 12  will celebrated in style at the 2019 FS Investments U.S. Open Squash Championships. The theme of this year's World Squash Day is The Big Hit: an attempt to get as many people as possible to play squash on the 12th. US Squash will...
At a special luncheon before the finals of the 2019 FS Investments U.S. Open Squash Championships, US Squash inducted Ginny Akabane and Bunny Vosters into the United States Squash Hall of Fame. Kevin Klipstein, the president and CEO of US Squash, welcomed a large crowd of friends, fans and family to...
Today at the 2019 FS Investments U.S. Open, US Squash celebrated the progress made towards the completion of the Arlen Specter US Squash Center, scheduled to open in Fall 2020. US Squash led tours of the location currently under construction: the historic Armory building on Drexel’s campus, just a...
The 2018 FS Investments U.S Open Squash Championships has featured a number of exciting ways for fans to engage with all the action. The Dunlop Meet & Greet Experience allowed John Cranmer to have the rare opportunity to spend time with a PSA professional. They were thrilled to talk with...
The Philadelphia Squash Racquets Association honored the McIntosh/Hand family at the 2018 FS Investments U.S. Open with the PSRA Service Award.
Since 2011, Drexel University has hosted the FS Investments U.S. Open Squash Championships. The country’s open national championships, founded in 1954, have been played at more than a dozen locations around the country, including Boston, Chicago, Houston, Minneapolis, New York, Providence and San Francisco. And now it has found...