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Northumbria Squash’s Boys are Triumphant

03/26/2010 admin 0

The Northumbria County Squash Under 15 Boys’ Team travelled to Coventry on Sunday 21st March to compete in the final round of the England Inter-County Trophy Event.  The team had already played in two earlier rounds in November and February and had now reached the semi-finals of the Plate. The […]

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Squash Exhibition @The Northumberland Club 19th March 2010

03/24/2010 admin 0

An evening of fabulous squash was provided by 2 world class players notably Saurav Ghosal world ranked number 29 and James Willstrop world ranked number 4. A crowd of over a 100 people including some 20 juniors were entertained with a stunning display of shot making, incredible recovery shots and […]

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Mens County Team Hang On in Division One

03/15/2010 admin 0

After a first half drubbing at the hands of Merseyside and Durham, Northumbrias mens team had to travel to Norwich to play in the Relegation group of Inter-county Division One. We had the task to finish in the top 2 to stay up, initially it was from 4 teams but […]

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Beecroft Just Misses Out

03/15/2010 admin 0

ENGLISH CLOSED ROUND-UP The English closed ia a new event on the calender this season, with the top 32 in the country playing in boys and girls events from U13-U19. 6 of Northumbrias competed at this tournament in Nottingham. LUCY BEECROFT- was the best of the bunch making it through […]

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Ladies O40 Full Season Report

03/11/2010 admin 0

Women’s Over-40 Intercounty Report 2009-2010 For the first time, the Northumbria Women’s Over-40 team reached the finals of the Intercounty competition. The campaign started back in October with the Stage One matches against Yorkshire and Buckinghamshire, hosted by Yorkshire, at Chapel Allerton. Unfortunately Buckinghamshire were unable to field a team […]

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Ladies Team Gain Promotion to Premier League

03/11/2010 admin 0

6th March in Wolverhampton Team – 1.  Kim Hay 2.  Carol Page 3.  Emma Barnett 4.  Catherine Brown 5.  Chris Park First match v Staffordshire Catherine and Emma started us off well, both winning 3-0 giving us the lead.  Chris then continued the trend with another 3-0 win.  Kim has […]

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Mens O55 Inter-County Second Half Report

03/04/2010 admin 0

Mens o55 – 27 Feb The matches were played at Doncaster Squash Club between Yorkshire 2, Merseyside and Northumbria with Worcestershire dropping out at the last minute through player injuries. The Team consisted of; 1) Derek Collins – Northern 2) Colin McNestrie – Tynemouth 3) Ken Johnson – Newbiggin 4) […]