The third-annual Character in Sports Day, presented by the Paul Miller Auto Group, will be held at the Delaware Investments United States Open on Thursday, October 13, 2016. Three people will be honored at a reception that evening: Richard Chin, Michael Gough and Mona Butterfield.
The path to 2016 Delaware Investments U.S. Open Championships glory has been revealed with the release of the thirty-two player main draws.
Twenty-four players in each main draw take their places as thirty-two players will vie to fill eight main draw positions through two qualifying rounds, October 6-7.
View the main draws here.
Have you ever wanted to play on the ASB GlassCourt with one of the top pro players?
Well here’s your chance to be a part of the U.S. Open action with the Dunlop Play like a Pro Giveaway!
Purchase a ticket to the U.S. Open between now and September 24 and you will automatically be entered for a chance to win a twenty-minute practice session with a pro on the ASB GassCourt!
The 2016 Delaware Investments U.S. Open Squash Championships qualifying field is complete after Georgina Stoker and Dane Sharp won the local pre-qualifying finals Tuesday night at Drexel University’s Kline & Specter Courts in Philadelphia.
The U.S. Intercollegiate Squash Doubles Championships join the Delaware Investments U.S. Open fortnight for the sixth year at Racquet Club of Philadelphia, Philadelphia Cricket Club and Germantown Cricket Club, October 7-9.
There is no entry fee, and all participants receive free General Admission tickets to the U.S. Open, October 8-9.
The thirty-seventh edition of the tournament, the world’s only annual collegiate doubles event, was first played in 1942. The tournament will be again presented by the U.S. Jesters Club.
Philadelphia’s Drexel University will once again play host to the prestigious 2016 Delaware Investments U.S. Open Squash Championships—the second tournament on the 2016/17 PSA Road To Dubai—October 6-15, when 112 of the world’s best squash players will descend on the city for the PSA World Series tournament.
For the fourth consecutive year the U.S. Open will offer equal prize money for men and women, with $150,000 on offer in each draw, and will be headlined by world No. 1s Mohamed Elshorbagy—the 2014 winner—and Nour El Sherbini, the 20-year-old Egyptian World Champion.
The United States Squash Hall of Fame proudly announces the class of 2016: Paul D. Assaiante, Norman B. Bramall and Jane Austin Stauffer. The first two are arguably the greatest squash coaches ever of men and women and Stauffer was one of the finest doubles players in history. The ceremony will be at noon on Friday, October 14, 2016 at Drexel during the Delaware Investments United States Open. Register for the induction ceremony here.
The U.S. Open Squash Championships celebrates its sixth year of support from Macquarie Group’s Delaware Investments as title sponsor.
The 2016 Delaware Investments U.S. Open Squash Championships will see the Philadelphia community come together for a celebration of squash at Drexel University. Delaware Investments has been a cornerstone of the partnership with Drexel and US Squash, one of the longest commitments the tournament has had in its storied 62-year history.