Newport Steamer Gold Junior Gold


Tournament Dates: 08/04/17 - 08/06/17

Ranking Season: 2015-2016

US Squash members can track the action during the event with the Live Scoreboard.
Live Scoreboard
St. George's School (Directions)
372 Purgatory Road
Middletown, RI 02842
Facility Phone:
Contact (click name to email): Christopher Smith:
Contact Phone: 6176784585
Web Site:

  • BU11 Singles (21 Entrants)
  • BU13 Singles (32 Entrants)
  • BU15 Singles (32 Entrants)
  • BU17 Singles (32 Entrants)
  • BU19 Singles (32 Entrants)
  • GU11 Singles (10 Entrants)
  • GU13 Singles (24 Entrants)
  • GU15 Singles (19 Entrants)
  • GU17 Singles (32 Entrants)
  • GU19 Singles (25 Entrants)

Please refer to the above tabs for all information about this tournament

We anticipate a Friday morning start to the event. Please plan accordingly. 

Proposed Division Locations: (not finalized)

Friday and Saturday: Bu11,GU11, Bu13, Gu13, Bu15, Gu15 Portsmouth Abbey

Bu17, Gu17, Bu19, Gu19- St Georges

Sunday: we will try to get all matches to be at St Georges but some

back draw playoffs may have to happen at Portsmouth Abbey

Tournament Timelines


Registration Deadline Wednesday, July 19, 2017 12:00pm
Late Withdrawal penalties Wednesday, July 26, 2017 12:00pm
Registration Taken Down & Draw Sizes Lock Wednesday, July 26, 2017 12:00pm
Division Start Times Friday, July 28, 2017 5:00pm
Online Draws available Wednesday, August 2, 2017 5:00pm
Waitlist Management - until Thursday, August 3, 2017 12:00pm
Reseeding until Thursday, August 3, 2017 12:00pm

Entry Deadline and Fees 
Regular Tournament Entry is until 7/19/17 at 12:00pm, NOON EST at $125* 
Late Tournament Entry is after 7/19/17 at 12:00pm, NOON EST at $150* 
*Includes a non-refundable $10 processing charge per entrant. 

  • NO REFUNDS will be issued to players who withdraw from the main draw after the regular entry deadline. 
  • Players who remain on the waitlist and do not gain entry into their division will automatically receive a refund for their entry fee less the $10 processing fee within 1-2 weeks after the completion of the tournament. 
  • All players MUST be current US Squash members. 
  • Players may only enter one division. 
  • Please read through the Junior Rules, Guidelines, and Timelines for all policies governing Junior Accredited Tournaments. 
  • All players who withdraw after 12:00pm, NOON EST on the Wednesday 1.5 weeks before the start of the tournament will receive a ranking penalty as described in the Junior Rules, Guidelines, and Timelines


Timeline and Qualification 

  • The cut list will be created within 48 hours of the regular entry deadline. 
  • Division sizes will lock on the Wednesday 1.5 weeks before the start of the tournament. Once division sizes lock, division sizes will not increase in size even if the division is not at capacity. 
  • All players who sign up after the regular entry deadline are considered late entries. These players should assume that they are on the waitlist unless they have been told otherwise by the Tournament Director.

Summer Gold Tournaments

Players may use the points from a maximum of two gold tournaments in any given age division held from June 1, 2017 through Labor Day.

If a player participates in more than two gold tournaments in any given age group, his or her top two point-earning events will automatically be used.

Summer gold tournaments not counting towards a player’s ranking average will not affect that player’s overall tournament count.

NOTE: If a player incurs a 0-point ranking penalty due to a second late withdrawal or mid-tournament default, that tournament will count on the player’s record even if they have played in more than 2 summer gold tournaments.



  • This tournament is accredited by US Squash. 
  • All US Squash Accredited Tournaments must abide by the policies outlined here


Code of Conduct 

  • All Players, Parents, Coaches, and Spectators must abide by the US Squash Code of Conduct
  • All Players, Parents, Coaches, and Spectators should review the Rules of the Road for tips and tricks on how to manage common scenarios that may occur at tournaments. 


Protective Eyewear 

  • All players and attendees must comply with the US Squash Eyewear Policy, which requires that eyewear meet ASTM-F803 standards at all times during accredited play. 


Cut List 

  • All age divisions are open to the highest ranked 32 eligible players who enter per division. If less than 32 players enter per division, any eligible player will be accepted. If there are more than 32 players in any division, players will be placed on a waitlist based on their ranking and will only be granted entry if a playing position becomes available. 
  • NOTE: In divisions with waitlisted players, the 30 highest ranked eligible players will gain entry into the tournament. The remaining two players to be admitted into the event will be notified within 48 hours of the release of the Cut List. This is to allow a grace period for any potential registration errors. 



  • Tournament seeding is based off of the rankings calculation that occurs on the Wednesday 1.5 weeks before the start of the tournament. Players will be seeded in accordance with the Seeding Guidelines


Division and Player Start Times 

  • Division Start Times indicate the earliest possible match time a player can expect to play within their division.  
  • Player Start Times indicate the first match time for each player. 
  • Both Division and Player Start Times will be released in accordance with the Junior Rules, Guidelines, and Timelines


How to Withdraw or Change Divisions in a Junior Bronze, Silver, Gold, JCT, or National Championship Tournament  


If a player wants to either withdraw from a tournament or request to change divisions, follow the directions outlined below:  

  1. Log in to your account.  
  2. Go to the “tournaments” tab on your player profile.  
  3. Click on “Withdraw/Change Division” next to the tournament you would like either withdraw from or request a division change.  
  4. Select “Request Change Division” or “Request Withdraw/Refund”  
  5. If selecting “Request Change Division,” select the division you would like to change to and click “Submit.”  
  6. If selecting “Request Withdraw/Refund” read all US Squash policies and check the “Yes, I wish to withdraw” box and click “Submit.”  
  7. Once you submit your request, you will receive an email that states that your request has been sent to the Tournament Director.  If you have not received an email indicating that your request has been processed within 48 hours, please follow up with the tournament director.  


All of the Withdraw and Change Division Policies can be found by clicking here.

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St. George's School, Newport, RI

Portsmouth Abbey, Portsmouth RI

it takes about 15 mins to get from venue to venue. Newport traffic can be bad so please give yourself lots of time. 

Lunch will not be provided at the venues but there will be light snacks. If at the Abbey, Please plan accordingly if you will be a tough the venue for a long time with no access to a car. 

Practice courts- they will not be available until Friday morning. Please do not contact the school and try to get on the courts. 

We suggest you book early. Hotels do fill up in Newport. There are always lots of events in Newport so book early.