The squash club teams at the University of Virginia have a brand-new, state-of-the-art, 11-court squash complex to call home.
From Grant White
May 24, 2013 - 6:32pm
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – The squash
club teams at the University of Virginia have a brand-new, state-of-the-art,
11-court squash complex to call home. McArthur Squash Center (MSC) at Boar's Head Sports Club opened its doors in mid-April; just in time for Virginia players
to spend some time getting to know their new facility and their new Head Coach,
Squash enthusiasts, including a number of UVa
alumni and parents, traveled from across the Commonwealth (and beyond) to join
the Virginia teams and Boar's Head members for the mid-May open house and
exhibition. This spring's soft
opening weekend set the stage for the official grand opening Grand Opening
& "Squash Festival" - scheduled to take place on September 19-22 (more
details to come shortly so be sure to join the mailing list).
May’s soft-opening schedule of events started
on Friday with an open court/open house round robin in the afternoon, followed
by a series of exhibition matches in the evening. First up, it was the doubles feature, with Dem
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Squash DescriptionSquash is a racquet sport played by two or four players in a four-walled court with a small, hollow rubber ball. The players must alternate in striking the ball with their racquet and hit the ball onto the playable surfaces of the four walls on the court.