Century Doubles

The 2013 U.S. Century Doubles Squash Championships were held February 22-24, 2013 in New York City with Eben Hardie and William Villari winning the Century Open division. As the name suggests, the tournament requires the...

Tompkins Tames the Upset Beast

By James Zug Back in 1907 young Fred Tompkins invented a game. He called it squash doubles. He used the fastest balls he could find and an unused space that happened to be 45 by...

Harrity Makes it a Triple

By James Zug Preston Quick directed the 28th annual Butcher/Ball/Ketcham National Intercollegiate Squash Doubles Championships in Philadelphia during the U.S. Open’s first weekend in October. The Racquet Club of Philadelphia again hosted, with Germantown Cricket...

2012 M4 – Maine/Maryland @ Meadow Mill Doubles

By Fred Hill Nigel Thain hit a hard backhand volley just above the left front tin to give Thain and Dave Rosen a dramatic, “no-set” final point victory over Peter Cipriano and Nick Barquin in...

Canada Sweeps 2012 Can-Am Cup

Buffalo (NY) was the setting for the third biennial installment of the Can-Am Cup held the weekend of October 26-28. The previous two Can-Ams were won handily by the US team having swept all...

Hardball and Doubles Rankings, 2011/2012 Season

Doubles Rankings Men Open 1 Whitten Morris 2 Trevor McGuinness 3 Dylan Patterson 3 Steven Scharff 5 Addison West 6 Josh Schwartz 7 Shane Coleman 8 John White 9 Hamed Anvari 10 Tim Wyant 11 Gustav Detter 12 Noah Wimmer 13 John Russell 14 Dennett Wilkens 15 Coley Smith 16 Peter...

2011-12 Doubles Season a Wrap

The 2011-12 Doubles season kicked off with over 30 men’s and women’s teams, representing 15 schools, competing in the Intercollegiate Doubles Championship, held at the Racquet Club of Philadelphia, in conjunction with the 2011...

Tins Go Lower for International Doubles

The World Squash Federation (WSF) has confirmed that for future World Doubles Championships, Commonwealth Games and other major events, the height of the tin used for men’s, women’s and mixed events will be lowered...

2012 U.S. Squash Doubles Championships

Article and photos by Preston Quick The Apawamis Club in Rye New York played host to the 2012 U.S. Squash Doubles Championships. Title sponsored by Hospital for Special Surgery, the event was also co-hosted at...

Fathers and Daughters, Mothers and Sons

By Tracy Gates The guy is all over the court—front, back, sides, middle—hitting low reverse corners, floating lobs, and hard cross-courts to the left wall, aiming to get it past an opponent with graying hair...