Darien Squash, Inc. is a local organization dedicated to the growth and development of squash for young residents of Darien (kindergarten-12th grade).

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Winter Registration Now Open
Darien Youth Squash League

WINTER REGISTRATION NOW OPEN

 

HIGH SCHOOL, MIDDLE SCHOOL AND K-5 SEASONS START NOVEMBER 29TH

 

 

DARIEN HIGH SCHOOL ORIENTATION

 

7:00PM ON 10/25 AT OX RIDGE RIDING & RACQUET CLUB

512 MIDDLESEX ROAD

 

• MEETING IS MANDATORY

• TRYOUTS BEGIN 11/29

• REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN via Family ID 

https://www.familyid.com/darien-high-school-athletics

Please remember that students must have a valid physical on file with the DHS nurses dated within 13 calendar months in order to be eligible to participate.  Any physical that expires during the course of the season will need to be updated in order for your child to continue participating on their team.

 

 

DARIEN MIDDLE SCHOOL* ORIENTATION

 

*SEASON IS OPEN TO MMS AND PRIVATE SCHOOL PLAYERS FROM DARIEN

 

7:00PM ON 10/26 AT OX RIDGE RIDING & RACQUET CLUB

512 MIDDLESEX ROAD

 

• MEETING IS MANDATORY

• PLAYER ASSESSMENTS BEGIN 11/29 (NO TRYOUTS, EVERYONE PLAYS!)

• PRACTICES ARE MONDAY-SATURDAY 5:00-6:00PM. 

• PLAYERS WILL BE ASSIGNED TWO PRACTICE DAYS PER WEEK, ORGANIZED BY SKILL LEVEL.  PRACTICE DAYS WILL BE MONDAY/THURSDAY, TUESDAY/FRIDAY, AND WEDNESDAY/SATURDAY.  WE WILL WORK WITH PLAYERS TO ADDRESS ANY SCHEDULING CONFLICTS.  COURTS WILL BE AVAILABLE SUNDAY 5:00-6:00PM FOR MATCHES AND LADDER MATCHES ON A FIRST-COME FIRST-SERVE BASIS.

• REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN (LINK BELOW)

http://assn.la/Reg/?r=4:176394

 

 

GRADES K-5

 

WE HAVE ADDED A PROGRAM WITH MSQUASH FOR THE WINTER SEASON AT THEIR NEW SONO FACILITY

• SEASON BEGINS 11/29

• REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN (LINK BELOW)

https://www.msquash.com/Darien

 

 

 

GO BLUE WAVE

 

 

 

 

Other information: 

 

-Registration for DHS, MMS and K-5 Squash is not yet available and will take place later this fall.

-Please note that US Squash High School Nationals are scheduled to take place at the Arlen Specter US Squash Center in Philadelphia from Feb. 25-27, 2022.  This overlaps with the end of the DHS February school break. The top nine players on the boys and girls teams will need to be available as of the afternoon of Feb. 24, 2022 for this event. Please keep this in mind as you make travel plans! 

 

 

 

 

SEASON GUIDELINES
 
CLUBHOUSE RULES
  • Speed limit on Ox Ridge's property is 10 MPH, please drive slowly
  • Please do not approach the barn and horses
  • Please be careful when you see a rider on a horse, as not to spook the horse
  • Players are not allowed in the fitness area (on the second floor)
  • Players are not allowed in the dining room (on the first floor)
DRESS CODE & EQUIPMENT
  • Players must wear all white on the squash courts at Ox Ridge Club (colored socks and sneakers are okay)
  • Bring non-marking sneakers, squash goggles, squash racquet, towel, water bottle, and mask (unless vaccinated)
  • Wear street shoes into the clubhouse, and change into squash sneakers before getting on court
CODE OF CONDUCT
  • The Codes of Conduct exist to elevate and maintain the high standard of sportsmanship in squash competition. They have been developed to maintain enjoyment and safety at accredited events, and are aligned with US Squash values of fairness, sportsmanship, and respect.
  • Read more at https://www.leagueathletics.com/Page.asp?n=110341&org=dariensquash.com

RULES OF SQUASH

  • This ABBREVIATED VERSION of the World Singles Squash Rules is to help players to understand the basics. All players should read the complete Rules. The Rule numbers in brackets in each heading refer to the full Rules. This amendment is effective from 1st April 2009.
  • Read more at https://www.leagueathletics.com/Page.asp?n=72745&org=dariensquash.com
MARKING & REFEREEING
 
 
US SQUASH ACCOUNT