Captains' Practices will be held on the following Sundays at Chelsea Piers from 4-5pm:
More information will follow!
There is a mandatory parent & player NCHS Squash Information Session on Thursday, October 14, at 7pm. We will send out a Zoom link to all players and parents who are registered for squash on NCrams.com.
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the girls coordinator, Kerry Connell, at firstname.lastname@example.org, or the boys coordinators, Amy Sheffield and Allison Zinczenko, at email@example.com.
SAVE THE DATE! US Squash has announced that the 2021-22 High School Nationals will be held from February 25-27 at Spector Center in Philadelphia.
New Canaan Squash will be represented by one boys team and one girls team with 8 players each.
The primary goals for the NCHS squash teams are to provide advanced coaching with an increased focus on strategy, physical and mental fitness and team dynamics in order for players to maximize their potential in pursuit of success in league matches and tournaments, including the US High School Team Squash Championship. Our secondary goal is to provide professional coaching for new participants as well as more advanced professional coaching for intermediate and advanced players to help all players improve their performance throughout the season.
All players are expected to adhere to the New Canaan Squash, Inc. Code of Conduct.
REQUIRED TO PLAY:
US Squash is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization which serves as the only national governing body and membership organization for the sport in the United States. Founded in 1904 and headquartered in New York City, it is a member of the U.S. Olympic Committee, the Pan American Squash Federation and the World Squash Federation.
As a member of the New Canaan High School Squash Team, you must
Register (no fee) yourself AND a parent on US Squash
Complete the Referee Exam ($45)
If you will be competing in US Squash Tournaments (highly recommended) OR if you will be going to Nationals,
you will have to purchase a US Squash paid membership.
US Squash accredits and supports a calendar of junior tournaments throughout the country. Tournaments are structured into several levels, each designed to offer competitive opportunities for all ages and levels.
Click on our US Squash tab on the left or go to the US Squash Website - http://ussquash.com
*NCHS Squash will be drop off only
*All parents will be required to sign a daily health declaration (procedure TBD)
*Bring squash bag with racquets, goggles, squash shoes, water bottle, hand towel and hand sanitizer (borrowing of equipment will not be available)
*Enter by CP front door with MASK on Follow floor marking to get to squash courts
*Enter squash by front doors by the ice rink. Players will be required to sign in each day
*Proceed to designated court, put squash shoes on. Locker rooms not available (except for nature calls)
*Players will be required to wear masks on court. Hand sanitizer available before getting on court
*Players will be asked to exit the squash area immediately after squash session, no exceptions.