Junior

Irish Squash Junior Nationals 2018 - Entries

Entries are now open to the last tournament of the Irish Squash calendar – the IS Junior Nationals.

The competition is on in Sutton from Friday 23rd – Sunday 25th February and is open to all Irish Squash players. The usual age categories apply.

The closing date is 14th Feb and entries can be made via the Tournament Software website.

 

Leinster Junior Closed 2018 - Entries

The Leinster Junior Closed competition takes place on Friday 5th Jan – Sunday 7th Jan in Sutton and is open to all Leinster-based juniors.

The closing date is 31st Dec and entries can be made via the Tournament Software website.

 

Salming East of Ireland Junior Open 2017 - Entries

This years East of Ireland competition takes place on 27th-29th October on the new courts in Sutton LTC and is open to players in age categories U11 to U19.

Once again, thanks to SALMING who sponsoring this event and providing the prizes.

Entry is online via the Tournament Software website.

 

 

Position Vacant - Leinster Junior Administrator

Leinster Squash are looking to fill the position of Junior Administrator. This voluntary position will sit on the council and help drive the development of junior squash within the province.

 

 

Suggested tasks for the administrator might include:

  • forming a junior sub-committee
  • liaising with Irish Squash and the other junior reps on squash matters
  • having input into rule changes
  • squad selection
  • tournament seeding
  • running the Leinster Junior Open and Closed
  • hosting the Interpros and Nationals
  • listening to feedback from players and parents
  • keeping the Leinster council up to date on junior matters
  • resolving disciplinary issues

 

Refereeing Course Sept 2017

We’ve had various requests from our players that we arrange a refereeing course so we’ve arranged a day long course that will take place in Fitzwilliam from 10am until 4pm on Saturday 16th September.

It’s the first course that has been run in a while so please support it.

 

Mount Pleasant Junior Open 2017 - Entries

This year’s Mount Pleasant Junior Mixed Open takes place on 2nd and 3rd September. Unlike other tournaments in the calendar, this tournament sees players grouped on ability rather than age groups. This ensures more competitive matches and a positive experience for participants.
 
Entry now open on the Tournament Software website.
 

Mount Pleasant Summer Camp 2017

Mount Pleasant are holding summer camps again this summer under the guidance of world renowned coaches Ronny Vlassaks and Alex Hodgetts.

Ronny is in Ireland 17th – 21st July

Alex takes over 21st – 25th August

Camps for juniors will be during the day while the adult classes will be held in the evening.

More info and contact details on the attached poster. Early booking is advised.

<<view the poster>>

Sutton U15 One-day tournament May 2017 – Entries

The next Sutton junior one-day tournament takes place on Sunday 14th May, 1.30pm to 6pm. This tournament is open to all U13’s.

Enter via the Tournament Software website. €5 entry fee payable on arrival.

Other age groups are scheduled so check the calendar.

All Ireland Schools Championship 2017 - Results

Well done to all our Leinster players who took part in the All Ireland Schools championship last Friday. In particular the following winners:

BU13 St Fintans Nationals School, Sutton Dylan Moran, David Stack, Ed Gaffney
GU13 St Helen’s, Portmarnock Keya Crosbie, Sophie Finn, Ella Burke
BU15 St Fintans High School, Sutton Hugh Duignan, Jake Creaven, John Dunne
GU15 Santa Sabina Dominican College, Sutton Ali Carton, Caitlin McConnon, Emma Dineen
BU15 St Fintans High School, Sutton Sam Buckley, Niall O’Halloran, Michael Creaven
BU19 St Fintans High School, Sutton Brian Collins, Oisin Dunne, Conor Moran

BU13 GU13
BU15 GU15
BU17 BU19

End of Season Social Night 2017 - Reminder

Don’t forget that on 22nd April, after the Cup finals and after the Irish Open PSA event, there is an end of season social event organised for all players and supporters in Mount Pleasant.

Please support. Full details here.