College Profiles

Spencer Lovejoy

Hometown Branford, Connecticut College Yale University, 2020 Professional Aspirations I have wanted to turn pro ever since I was young. From the get go I...

Andrew Douglas

Hometown Brooklyn, New York College University of Pennsylvania Class of 2021 Professional Aspirations I really started of going pro when I was 17 and won...

Harrison Gill

Hometown Darien, Connecticut College Yale University, 2021 Professional Aspirations I strive to play squash at the highest level both nationally and globally. I hope to...

Fourth US Squash Academy Primes the Present and Future of Team USA

The fourth annual US Squash Academy brought together members of Team USA ranging from U11 players to college graduates for two weeks of intensive training, July 7-19, at Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut, and Drexel University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The approach to the Academy is multi-layered, combining several major components of US Squash’s elite development programs. These components include the Elite Athlete Program (EAP), prospective EAP athletes—primarily U.S. players competing in collegiate squash, the top...

CSA Individual Championships: Day One

The College Squash Association’s 2013 – 2014 Individual Championships are underway.

Historic commitment to elite athlete development reinforced with updated logo and brand

Reinforcing its connection to the U.S. Olympic Committee and US Squash’s emphasis on national teams, the Association has rolled out a new logo and started the process of rebranding.

Elite Athlete Program announced to fill pipeline of top US professionals

US SQUASH is pleased to announce the launch of the Elite Athlete Program (EAP), effective as of October 1st 2013.

Sobhy Sisters and Blatchford Clyne Secure Historic Top 20 Rankings

For the first time in PSA World Tour history, three Americans are ranked in world's top twenty as Sabrina Sobhy, now world No. 20, joins her older sister and world No. 7, Amanda, and world No. 13 Olivia Blatchford Clyne in the first rankings run of 2021. The three Americans finished 2020 on a high note together at the Gold Black Ball Open last month, where all three helped their rankings with first-round wins. In...

Amanda Sobhy Upsets World No. 1 El Sherbini to Reach Black Ball Semis

Team USA's Amanda Sobhy came back from 2-1 down to pull off a five-game upset over reigning world No. 1 Nour El Sherbini in the Black Ball Open quarterfinals Thursday in Cairo, Egypt. El Sherbini, the PSA Gold draw's top seed, entered the match up against Sobhy with a 6-3 career head-to-head lead over the American, including their last three encounters. It was the Egyptian who made the stronger start to the match, taking an early...

American Trio Moves on to Black Ball Open Second Round

Team USA's Olivia Blatchford Clyne, Amanda Sobhy and Sabrina Sobhy all recorded first-round wins at the PSA Gold Black Ball Open Monday, December 7, in Cairo, Egypt. Five American women entered the first round of the final major women's PSA event of 2020. World No. 41 Haley Mendez was the first in action in the opening match of the tournament against world No. 17 Nadine Shahin. After taking the first game 12-10, Shahin came back...

Sabrina Sobhy Advances to Egyptian Open Third Round

World No. 29 Sabrina Sobhy is set for just her second career third-round appearance in a PSA Platinum event after defeating U.S. teammate Olivia Blatchford Clyne in the second round of the CIB Egyptian Open in Cairo Sunday, October 11. Sobhy and Blatchford Clyne, a 9/16 seed, were meeting just for the second time on the PSA World Tour, following a five-game Blatchford Clyne victory at the Black Ball Open in March. Sobhy would go...

Seven Americans to Compete in PSA Platinum Egyptian Open

Six Americans will compete in the first Platinum event since the return of the PSA World Tour--the CIB Egyptian Open--this weekend in Cairo. The first two rounds of play will all take place on local courts, October 10-11, before the tournament shifts play to the iconic glass court next to the Pyramids of Giza, October 12-17. Four of the six members of Team USA will play in the first round on Saturday, October 10. In the women's...