Schools Squash Championships

04/13/2016 Dylan Younger 0

NORTHUMBRIA junior squash players did the region proud at the 2016 National Schools finals. Gosforth Academy Under 15s won the girls title for the second time in four years – while their B team also reached the national semi-finals! There were also hard-earned runnners-up trophies for the school’s Under 19 […]

Northumbrians @ ESR Nationals 2015

02/16/2015 Squash Reporter 0

There was a host of Northumbrians (I couldn’t say Geordies as they included a Welshman, a Brummie and a Makem!) that entered the Nationals this year. In the Mens qualifying event we had Northumbrian #1 Dave Barnett (Northumberland Club) fighting through to a place in the main draw. Dave played […]

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Northumbrians at the Nationals 2012

03/20/2012 northumbria 0

Again taking place in Manchester the nationals is for all senior age groups up to Over 75 events. John Smith from Newbiggin made his comeback to competition after surgery last year and made it to the semi-finals of the O65 event losing out to top seed Philip Ayton. Steve Calvert […]

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Northumbrians at the Nationals 2011

03/11/2011 northumbria 0

Again this years Nationals took place in Manchester in February and there were many Northumbrians who made the journey to compete. CAROLE PAGE was the most successful in winning the womens 0ver 45 event. Page was tested in all 3 matches with 3-1 wins in the quarters and semis. The […]

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Northumbrians at Nationals 2009

02/16/2009 admin 0

NORTHUMBRIA PLAYERS PUT UP A GREAT SHOW IN MANCHESTER. The national championships again took place in Manchester from 8th-15th of February. Northumbria players put up good show. CAROL PAGE- LADIES 045 RUNNER-UP. Carol has recently moved into the area and represented the county for the first time this season. She […]

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Northumbrians at the Nationals 2008

03/13/2008 admin 0

NORTHUMBRIANS AT NATIONALS 2008. This years nationals again took place at the National Squash Centre in Manchester in February. There were 4 of our counties players competing. JOHN SMITH- many time previous champion at the nationals Newbiggin’s John Smith seeded 3/4 reached the semi-finals where he lost to number 2 […]

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Northumbrians at the Nationals 2007

03/22/2007 admin 0

NEWBIGGIN’S JOHN SMITH DOES US PROUD. This year Northumbria had 5 representatives in the Nationals held at the Manchester squash centre. The players had varying success. JOHN SMITH- he has had notable success in previous age groups and this continued ths year. He reached the O60’s final losing in the […]

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Northumbrians at the Nationals

02/13/2006 admin 0

The Senior National Championships took place in Manchester last week with 6 entrants from the county over different age groups. The most success came in the Masters events. Steve Calvert from Tynemouth was seeded 9/16 in the O40 event but progressed much further than expected! He reached the semi-finals beating […]