U.S. Open

Specter Center Court Installation Progresses; Doubles Courts Take Shape

Construction of the Arlen Specter US Squash Center progresses with the installation of a new bank of five singles courts and the wooden walls of both hardball doubles courts over the course of recent...

Specter Center Court Installation Underway

The Arlen Specter US Squash Center on the campus of Drexel Universtiy in Philadelphia continues its rapid construction as court wall installation progresses at the construction site. A recent image (above) shows eight singles courts...

Specter Center Construction Progresses Towards 2020 Completion

Construction on the Arlen Specter US Squash Center remains on track for completion in December of 2020. The Specter Center, located on the campus of Drexel University in the heart of Philadelphia’s University City,...

2020 U.S. Open Squash Championships Cancelled

US Squash has announced that the 2020 U.S. Open Squash Championships, scheduled for November 14-21 in Philadelphia, has been cancelled due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. US Squash made the decision prioritizing the safety of...

Egypt’s Gohar and Farag are 2019 U.S. Open Champions

Twenty-two-year-old Nouran Gohar fought off a championship ball in the third game to comeback and claim her first FS Investments U.S. Open title in a monumental five-game comeback, while world No. 1 Ali Farag...

U.S. Squash Community Celebrates World Squash Day

The eighteenth-annual World Squash Day was celebrated at the 2019 FS Investments U.S. Open Squash Championships. The finals of the men’s and women’s draws at the U.S. Open and the United Squash Hall of Fame...

Akabane and Vosters Join U.S. Squash Hall of Fame

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...

Trio of Past Champions Headline All-Egyptian U.S. Open Finals

Three past champions—Mohamed ElShorbagy, Ali Farag and Nour El Tayeb—have the opportunity to enrich to their FS Investments U.S. Open legacies after advancing to the 2019 finals, while Nouran Gohar aims to engrave her...

Stait Honored with USOPC Coach of the Year Award

US Squash honored Alex Stait at the 2019 FS Investments U.S. Open with the United States Olympic & Paralympic Committee National Coach of the Year nomination. Stait, Team USA’s junior men’s head coach, was...

ElShorbagy and Serme Storm into to U.S. Open Semifinals

Egypt’s defending champion Mohamed ElShorbagy and 2016 U.S. Open champion Camille Serme put in convincing quarterfinal displays against New Zealand’s Paul Coll and Team USA’s Amanda Sobhy Thursday, October 10, to reach the 2019...