OCTOBER 1-6    PHILADELPHIA, PA

Egypt's Mostafa Asal became the youngest champion at twenty years old while Nouran Gohar became just the second back-to-back women's champion at the U.S. Open Squash Championships presented by Truist Wednesday, October 6, at the Arlen Specter US Squash Center in Philadelphia. The all-Egyptian finals produced two thrilling matches for...
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...
Egypt's twenty-year-old Mostafa Asal and twenty-one-year-old Hania El Hammamy are both set for their U.S. Open final debuts after Asal saved two match balls in the fifth game and El Hammamy stunned world No. 1 Nour El Sherbini Tuesday, October 6, at the Arlen Specter US Squash Center in...
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...
Philadelphia-native Olivia Fiechter became the second American to reach the semifinals of the U.S. Open presented by Truist—joining Amanda Sobhy—while the world’s top three-ranked men all exited the tournament Monday, October 4, at the Arlen Specter US Squash Center in Philadelphia. In one of the most dramatic quarterfinal rounds in...
Philadelphia-native Olivia Fiechter upset U.S. teammate and world No. 3 Amanda Sobhy in five games on their new home courts at the Arlen Specter US Squash Center to reach her first career Platinum quarterfinal at the U.S. Open presented by Truist in Philadelphia. One day after the official opening of...
Community squash leaders met at the Arlen Specter US Squash Center during the 2021 U.S. Open Squash Championships presented by Truist, one year after US Squash established the Community Affiliate Network. The group reviewed progress against the goals for the network of mission-aligned affiliate network in its first year--including documenting...
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 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...
Eighteen-year-old Harvard sophomore Marina Stefanoni marked her first competitive appearance at the Arlen Specter US Squash Center with a milestone upset over Canada's world No. 19 Danielle Letourneau in the first round of the U.S. Open Squash Championships presented by Truist Friday, October 1, in Philadelphia. Stefanoni, one of the...