Darien Squash, Inc. is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to the growth and development of squash for young residents of Darien (K-12th grade).

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COST

The total cost of the season is shared evenly among players.  Uniform shirts and tournament fees are included in the shared cost.  U.S. Middle School Championships "Nationals" is not included in the shared cost and is paid for out of pocket.  The program is run by Darien Squash, Inc. and is not a school-sponsored group.  All players of all skill levels in grades 6-8 are invited to join the team.

The cost per player is: $700.00


SEASON

  • The season begins on November 19, 2018 and ends on February 17, 2019.

  • Practice will teach basic squash skills, run drills, game strategy, and squash-specific fitness and match play.

  • The team will practice once a week, and twice on the weekend.

  • We will practice at Chelsea Piers at One Blachley Road, Stamford. The team will have 4-courts.

  • 2018-2019 Practice Schedule — Players will practice three (3) times a week:

    • Practice 1: Monday 4:30-5:30 or Wednesday 4:30-5:30 or Friday 6:00-7:00

    • Practice 2: Saturday 4:00-5:00 or 5:00-6:00

    • Practice 3: Sunday 5:30-6:30 or 6:30-7:30


MATCHES / JAMBOREES

FairWest Jamboree #1
Date: December 8 ~1:00-8:00 PM
(2 hr slot per player; 2-3 matches per player)
Location: TBD

Darien vs. Greenwich
Date: December 14 @6:00 PM
Location: Chelsea Piers, Stamford

Darien vs. Squash Haven at Yale
Date: December 15 @10:00 AM
Location: Brady Squash Center at Yale, New Haven

Darien vs. Hartford
Date: December 15 @4:00 PM
Location: Chelsea Piers, Stamford

Darien vs. New Canaan
Date: December 16 @5:30 PM
Location: Chelsea Piers, Stamford

FairWest Jamboree #2
Date: January 5 ~1:00-8:00 PM
(2 hr slot per player; 2-3 matches per player)
Location: TBD

FairWest Cup
Date: February 2 ~1:00-8:00 PM
(2 hr slot per player; 2-3 matches per player)
Location: TBD

Darien vs. Westport
Date: February 9 @4:00 PM
Location: Chelsea Piers, Stamford

Darien vs. Fairfield
Date: TBD November
Location: TBD

Darien vs. Rye
Date: TBD
Location: TBD

Darien vs. Squash Haven
Date: TBD
Location: Chelsea Piers, Stamford

Darien vs. Bronxville
Date: TBD
Location: TBD

Darien vs. Briarcliff
Date: TBD
Location: TBD

Darien vs. Weston
Date: TBD
Location: TBD

Darien vs. Pierrepont School
Date: TBD
Location: TBD


NATIONALS

2019 U.S. Middle School Team Squash Championships   
Date: January 24-27
Location: Brady Squash Center at Yale
~$100 per player (to be confirmed)

  • Players must be enrolled at Middlesex Middle School

  • Each player needs to have a US Squash Membership (~$100)

  • A parent needs to have a US Squash Membership (Free)

  • Each player needs to have passed the referee exam (~$45)


EVENTS

End-of-Season Team Dinner
Date: TBD
Location: TBD