Squash Magazine - Features

Egypt Rules the World at Historic Men’s World Teams in DC

From Squash MagazineBy Chris McClintick This past December in Washington, DC, the global pinnacle of men’s team squash, the World Squash Federation’s Men’s World Team Championship, arrived in the United States for the first time...

The U.S. Wins World Championship – The Story of the 1980 World Juniors

From Squash MagazineForty years ago, in March 1980, a half dozen enterprising, young women flew to Sweden for the first-ever World Junior Championships: Patrice McConnell Cornwell, Kat Castle Grant, Karen Kelso, Alicia McConnell, Diana...

Opportunity in Chaos: Damien Mudge Retires After Record Doubles Career

From Squash MagazineDamien Mudge has an intentional relationship with velocity. For twenty years he played professional squash doubles across North America. The very first time he went on a doubles court, his boss and...

Gohar or Go Home: Nouran Gohar and Ali Farag Capture U.S. Open Titles

From Squash MagazineThe finals of the 2019 FS Investments U.S. Open came within a half-inch of duplicating the 2017 edition, with the wife and husband team of Nour El Tayeb & Ali Farag again...

Overseas Student-Athletes and Squash

From Squash MagazineMuggy Mugaseth might be the answer to the trivia question of who was the first international student-athlete to play intercollegiate squash. The cover of Squash: A History of the Game features a photograph...

Gold Record

From Squash MagazineTeam USA’s squash players standing atop of the podium and singing the “Star-Spangled Banner,” with hands over hearts and with gold medals hanging from their necks. At the Pan American Games in Lima,...

New Players, New Coaches, New Stories: Intercollegiate Squash Preview

From Squash MagazineIntercollegiate squash, entering its ninety-eighth season, is looking as vibrant as it ever has. Diversity is the current watchword in the College Squash Association: there are more teams from more regions of the...

The Double Treble: Harvard’s Haul Punctuates a Superlative Season

From Squash Magazineby James Zug Photography by Michael T. Bello/mtbello.com. For college squash, the twenty teens turned out to be the Decade of Way. Mike Way started coaching at Harvard in August 2010. Since then his...

National Singles on Fire

From Squash Magazine By James Zug For the 108th time, the best singles players in the country gathered to play each other for the right to claim a national championship. The 2019 National Singles, spread across...

Robinson and Rosini Save Match Balls at National Juniors

From Squash Magazine by Chris McClintick The 2019 U.S. Junior Championships yielded several firsts since the inaugural 1977 National Juniors. The first National Juniors ever held in Charlottesville, Virginia, saw the boys’ and girls’ five seeds—Olivia...