Category: Juniors

Oscar Curtis wins U15, 2019 Australian Junior Open Title in April

2019-04-21AJO Michelle Martin + Oscar -

16 Juniors from WA Squash travelled to Sydney to play in the recent Australian Junior Open at Thornleigh Squash Centre.

Oscar Curtis played fellow West Australian Dylan Classen in the U15 boys final, winning 11/8, 11/5, 12/10.

Isla Harris from Moora lost the U13 girls final to No 1 seed Maja Maziuk (NSW) 11-7, 11-8, 7-11, 11-9.

For all results https://www.sportyhq.com/tournament/view/Australian-Junior-Open-2019

 

Oceania Junior Championships

Oceania photo

6 players from WA Squash entered the 2019 Oceania Junior Championships held in Auckland this month.

U19 Abel Jin, U17 Greg Chan, U15 Oscar Curtis and Daniel Marsh, U11 Alex and Eric Marsh.

Oscar Curtis put in a dominant display in the under-15 boys competition, going through the tournament without dropping a game.  Curtis beat New Zealand’s Apa Fatialofa 11-8 11-1 11-6 in the final.

In an all-Australian final, WA’s Eric Marsh defeated Queensland’s Nickolai Wolpers 11-8 11-3 11-5 to claim the under-11 boys crown.

For further results click here https://www.tournamentsoftware.com/sport/draws.aspx?id=2647CC96-D1A5-4EA4-A395-F61990D8C7E3

WA successful at Australian Junior Age Overall Teams Championships

In the thirty eighth year of competition Western Australia finally cracked the dominance of the traditionally strong States to take out the Australian Junior Age State Teams overall title. Previously only Queensland (22), New South Wales (12) and Victoria (2) had been champions. During this period New South Wales won 11 in succession (1993 to 2003) and Queensland were successful the next 14 years (2004 to 2017). It goes without saying that it was well overdue for another State to stand up and we are proud to say that Western Australia was that State.

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2018 Australian Junior Championships (Darwin, NT) – Individual Event

Congratulations to Greg Chan who became the 2018 Australian Junior Under 15 Boys Champion by defeating fellow Western Australian Oscar Curtis in a hard fought, five game contest (11-5, 6-11, 7-11, 11-3, 11-3) at the recent Australian Junior Championships held in Darwin, NT.

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2018 Cambridge Open – First Match Times

The 2018 Cambridge Open will feature a Mens PSA Closed Satellite event, Senior Graded event and a Junior Graded event.

The Mens PSA Closed Satellite & the Senior Graded event will be held on 12-13 October, with the Junior Graded event being held on Sunday, 14th October. All events will be held at Squashworld Cambridge.

First Match Times are now available for viewing.

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