Darien Squash, Inc. is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to the growth and development of squash for young residents of Darien (kindergarten-12th grade).

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If you are interested in learning more about the challenge ladder and how to manage it in the US Squash system, please join us for coffeee and doughnuts on November 9, at 9:30-10:45 AM in the Darien Library Conference Room. Thanks.


About the Initial Ladder:  The initial ladder was created using the below criteria.  Please note that the initial ladder is a starting point, and it will never be the same, so please don’t assume your current position is accurate.

  1. US Squash rating
  2. Player’s grade
  3. Player’s age

Accessing the Ladder:

  1. Log into your US Squash Account to get started www.ussquash.com
  2. Click on “Ladders” across the top
  3. Click on “Darien Squash Team”
  4. Find your name
  5. Click on the buttons on the right to request and/or record a match

Ladder Rules:

  • Start Date 7/3/2019, End Date 7/2/2020
  • Players are responsible for self refereeing their own match, or asking teammates to referee their match
  • Parents, friends, teammates are not allowed to interfere with a match; no cheering
  • Coaching is not allowed before or during a challenge match, advice can be given when the match ends
  • Players agree on final scores, and winner enters scores into US Squash System within 24 hours
  • Score Validation: First to 11 with 2 point advantage, best of 5 games  
  • Maximum number of challenge positions above player: 2
  • What happens when the challenge is NOT played: Win for challenger
  • Action taken after challenge has NOT been played: 6 days
  • Loser must wait before challenging same player: 6 days
  • Maximum number of concurrent challenges initiated: 2 challenges
  • Maximum number of concurrent challenges accepted: 1
Training:
 
If you are interested in learning more about the challenge ladder and how to manage it in the US Squash system, please join us for coffeee and doughnuts on November 9, at 9:30-11:00 AM in the Darien Library Conference Room.