Tesni Evans (l) and Simon Rösner
Tesni Evans of Wales and Simon Rösner of Germany are set for their first FS Investments U.S. Open semifinal appearances Friday where they will face Egyptian world No. 2’s Raneem El Welily and Ali Farag, respectively, following Thursday evening’s quarterfinal session at Drexel University’s Daskalakis Athletic Center.
Watch the semifinals live on SquashTV Friday, October 12, from 5pm local time. For tickets visit usopensquash.com/tickets.
(l-r): Tempest Bowden, Amanda Sobhy, Steve Gregg, Tracey Specter, Shanin Specter, John Fry, Kim Clearkin, Kevin Klipstein, Ned Edwards
The Arlen Specter US Squash Center, which is scheduled to open for the 2020 U.S. Open, was highlighted on Thursday evening at the 2018 FS Investments … Continue Reading ››
Camille Serme (r) against Amanda Sobhy
New Zealand’s world No. 8 Paul Coll will make his PSA World Tour Platinum semifinal debut after a thrilling ninety-six-minute victory over world No. 4 Tarek Momen, while world No. 1’s Nour El Sherbini and Mohamed ElShorbagy affirmed their … Continue Reading ››
Julieanne Harris, director of squash at the Philadelphia Cricket Club, was presented with the US Squash Achievement Bowl during a reception at the FS Investments U.S. Open Squash Championships on Wednesday evening.
Kim Clearkin, the Vice President of Programs and Events at US Squash, … Continue Reading ››
(l-r) Panelists Katline Couwels, Olivia Blatchford Clyne, Nyree Dardarian, Betsy Pulick and Caroline Glain
The fifth-annual Women in Sport Day took place Wednesday during the 2018 FS Investments U.S. Open at Drexel. The program featured a panel discussion, a clinic run by U.S. Open professionals … Continue Reading ››
Alexandra (AK) Frazier was presented with the Women in Sports Day Special Recognition Award during a reception at the FS Investments U.S. Open on Wednesday evening.
The award was presented by Karen Dougherty Buchholz, the Senior Vice President for Comcast. Buchholz led the development … Continue Reading ››
Olivia Blatchford Clyne (r) and Rich Wade
Olivia Blatchford Clyne was honored at the FS Investments U.S. Open with the 2017 United States Olympic Committee Athlete of the Year Award nomination. Rich Wade, the Senior Director of National Teams and Certifications, introduced Blatchford Clyne to … Continue Reading ››
The 2018 FS Investments U.S. Open Championships are down to the last eight in each draw, as three former champions—Ali Farag, Laura Massaro and Gregory Gaultier—all advanced from the third round Tuesday at Drexel University’s Daskalakis Athletic Center.
Seven of the day’s eight matches played out according to … Continue Reading ››