Category: Juniors

Juniors Erin Classen and Oscar Curtis were nominated for 2019 WA Junior Sports Star of the Year

The recent WA RAC Sports Star of the Year Awards were held at Optus Stadium on 13 February.   Erin Classen and Oscar Curtis were nominated for the 2019 Hyundai Junior Sports Star award.  Although they were not selected as a finalist for the award, WA Squash would like to congratulate these juniors for their outstanding  achievements last year.

Erin attended the event along with the 1977 winner Dean Williams.

Congratulations to WA Juniors selected in the Australian Junior Trans Tasman Team

Congratulations to the following players selected to represent Australia at the Junior Trans Tasman Test Series against New Zealand on 14-15 April on the Gold Coast:

U17 – Greg Chan, Oscar Curtis and Erin Classen

U13 –  Eric Marsh

Good luck to you all with your training and the Test series.

For further information: https://www.squash.org.au/w/blog/trans-tasman-test-series-2020-squash-australia-announces-junior-team

WA Junior State Team – Singapore Junior Open Final Results

FINAL RESULTS

U13 Boys : Eric Marsh beat Joshua John 2-0 Final placing: 21-22 – Jono Groenewald lost to Ravipan Limphailboon 0-2 Final placing: 35-36 – Waldo Vorster beat Jawei Lim 2-1 Final placing: 37-38

U13 Girls: Isla Harris beat Arissa Faria Syed Kebir 2-1 Final placing: 9 –  Isla McMullen Saiesha Ranjan 2-0 Final placing: 13

U15 Boys: Daniel Marsh beat Rohan Washwa 2-1 Final placing: 37-38

U15 Girls:Caitlin Pratt  beat Jeanne Craig 2-0 Final placing: 17-18 –  Hannah Slyth beat Durar Camalia Abd Razak 2-1 Final placing: 17-18

U17 Boys:Dylan Classen lost to Shamiel Haeyzad 2-3 Final placing: 6 – Oscar Lindsey lost to Samuel Lau Final placing: 12

U17 Girls: Erin Classen beat June Loke 3-2 Final placing: 5 –  Michaela Pratt lost to Ashton Weir 1-2 Final placing: 12

U19 Girls:  Aliah Al-Shabib lost to Nai-Wen Hsaio 0-3 Final Placing: 8

Also entering from WA

U11 Boys: Alex Marsh lost to Gabriel Chew 0-2 Final placing: 39-40 and U17 Boys Dewald Vorster Unesh Ramesh 2-1 Final placing: 33-34

For full draw: http://www.tournamentsoftware.com/sport/draws.aspx?id=829ED623-C5B0-4A4C-A30A-DF35E8D68BD5

2020 Junior Squash Camp + Tournament 4 days of Squash

Four days of Squash for 9 – 15 year olds.  Two days camp, then 2 days tournament. Get your entry forms in.

The 2020 Junior Squash Camp is on the 29th and 30th January at Squashworld Brentwood for 9 – 15 year olds. Participants will participate in a range of on court training and games with qualified coaches.  Registration 2020 Junior Camp

The registration also includes entry into the New Years Bash, the first ability based two day Junior tournament for 2020. Held at Squashworld Brentwood.  New Years Bash

Mirrabooka Squash Club Junior Open Day 16/1/2020

Open Days at Squashworld Mirrabooka give children the opportunity to have a go at a new sport in a fun and safe environment.Even if your child has never even picked up a racket before, by the end of the session they will have acquired some basic skills and will be hungry for more!

4-7 year olds: 9am to 11am (includes healthy morning tea)

8-15 year olds: 9am to 12pm, then free time on court until 1pm (includes healthy morning tea and lunch)

Run by Tim Cowell – professional squash player and junior development coach, along with Working with Children checked volunteers.

Questions? Call 0406 007 142 or email mirrabookasquashclub@gmail.com

To Register: https://mirrabookasquashopenday14jan20.eventbrite.com/

2020 Junior Squash Camp January 29 & 30

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The 2020 Junior Squash Camp is on the 29th and 30th January at Squashworld Brentwood for 9 – 15 year olds. Participants will participate in a range of on court training and games with qualified coaches.  Registration 2020 WA Squash Camp Registration  Entries close: 10 January

The registration also includes entry into the New Years Bash, the first ability based two day Junior tournament for 2020. Held at Squashworld Brentwood.  2020New Years Bash Entry

 

Manjimup Junior Squash Tournament 23 November.

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Calling all juniors… the last junior squash tournament in the 2019 Southern Grand Prix Series.  It’s also where we crown the overall champions of the 2019 Series. The Manjimup Junior Squash Tournament will be held on Saturday 23rd November at the Manjimup Country Club.  Full details are in the attached poster.Manji3

Entries are via Sporty HQ –https://www.sportyhq.com/tournament/view/2019-Manjimup-Junior-Squash-Tournament

The Manjimup Mozzies are also providing a wonderful buffet (read gourmet) lunch for players and guests.   The cost of lunch is $10 each (bargain!).

An event page has been set up on the Bunbury Squash Facebook page.

 

Greg Chan wins MC Hazel Award at the recent Australian Junior Championships

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Congratulations to Greg Chan from Vic Park Squash Club (who moved to the Gold Coast this year to further his Squash career as part of the Squash Australia Winning Edge program) who was awarded the MC Hazel Award for Boys Overall Best Player at the AJC this week which was held in Davenport.

  • MC Hazel votes are to be awarded for the most outstanding on court performances Votes are awarded to players for performance based on match result, improvement, courage and sportsmanship.