U.S. Open

Springtime Reveals US Squash Activity Ready to Bloom

With the prospect of the U.S. confidently emerging from the impact of the coronavirus pandemic, the pathway back to active lives including squash is becoming increasingly clear. Central to the sport’s comeback is the...

Inside the Specter Center: February Update

Construction at the Arlen Specter US Squash Center, located on the campus of Drexel University in Philadelphia, continues to progress towards its planned 2021 opening. Court installation is now approaching completion and interior spaces...

Nicol David Named Greatest World Games Athlete of All Time

Malaysia’s eight-time World Champion and three-time U.S. Open champion Nicol David has been named as The World Games greatest athlete of all time after topping a poll conducted by the International World Games Association...

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...