PSC Junior Gold Junior Gold


Tournament Dates: 02/23/2018 - 02/25/2018

US Squash members can track the action during the event with the Live Scoreboard.
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Philadelphia Squash Club (Directions)
500 West Willow Grove Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19118
Facility Phone: 215-248-3085
Contact (click name to email): Michael Jefferys: info@PhiladelphiaSquashClub.com
Contact Phone: N/A
Web Site: www.PhiladelphiaSquashClub.com

Divisions: Check Starting Times




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2.16.18

Division Start Times (earliest possible start time)

BU11 Cherokee Campus Friday 4:00pm
BU13 Philadelphia Cricket Club  Friday 4:00pm
BU15 Philadelphia Cricket Club  Friday 6:00pm
BU17 Willow Grove Campus  Friday 4:00pm
BU19 Willow Grove Campus  Friday 5:45pm 
     
GU11 Cherokee Campus Saturday 12:25pm
GU13 Cherokee Campus Friday 4:00pm
GU15 Cherokee Campus Friday 5:00pm
GU17 Cherokee Campus Friday 7:00pm
GU19 Willow Grove Campus  Friday 5:45pm

PLAYERS AT PHILADELPHIA CRICKET CLUB - PLEASE NOTE: 

NO OUTSIDE FOOD TO BE BROUGHT INTO THE CLUB - you may purchase food at the bar. 

PLEASE KEEP WITHIN THE 4 COURT AREA FOR THE DURATION OF THE TOURNAMENT. 

PLAYERS to wear 90% WHITE clothing - Logos, stripes and script are all OK.
NO BLACK SOLED SHOES ALLOWED ON COURT - AUTHORIZED PROTECTIVE EYEWEAR ONLY. 

No cell phone use allowed inside the buildings.

 

PARKING

For SCH-WG and SCH-CC courts please see the map below. Also use street parking. Do NOT use the Wissahicken Skating Club parking area - it's likely that your car may be towed! 

For PCC please ONLY use street parking.

 

 

Parking

Parking is assigned at each location - please respect our neighbors and refrain from using their spaces (there is a good chance of your vehicle being towed away).

 

Locker Room Access: Limited at WG courts; None at CC and PCC.

Dress Code: Non-marking shoes, no cut-off shirt sleeves, no hats or caps.

WHITES ONLY at PCC; Any color clothing is acceptable at PSC-WG & PSC-CC.

 

Practice Courts: Limited / none

 

Snacks, Fruit & Coffee will be available st the PSC-WG & PSC-CC venues, as well as 3 meals on Saturday and 2 Meals on Sunday. Please check the times on site.

No outside food is allowed at PCC - please go to either of the other sites. A cash box-meal is available at PCC squash bar.

 

Local Information: Restaurants, etc:

Germantown Ave between Bethlehem Pike and West Mermaid Lane offers a great variety of restaurants, pubs and fast food. 

 

Start Date: Friday, February 23, 2018 4:00pm
Pre-Tournament
Friday, February 23 2018, all players need to be available starting at 4:00pm EST. 
Sunday, February 25 2018, all players need to be available until 4:00pm EST. 

Tournament Timeline
   
Registration Deadline Wednesday, February 07, 2018 12:00pm
Cutlist created Wednesday, February 07, 2018 5:00pm
Registration Taken Down & Draw Sizes Lock Wednesday, February 14, 2018 12:00pm
Division Start Times Friday, February 16, 2018 5:00pm
Late Withdrawal penalties apply from: Monday, February 19, 2018 12:00pm
Online Draws available Wednesday, February 21, 2018 5:00pm
Waitlist Management and/or Reseeding until Thursday, February 22, 2018 12:00pm

 

Entry Deadline and Fees

 
Regular Tournament Entry is until 2/7/18 at 12:00pm, NOON EST at $125* 
Late Tournament Entry is after 2/7/18 at 12:00pm, NOON EST at $175* 
 
*Includes a non-refundable $10 processing charge per entrant. 
 
Policies 

  • 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 in the time zone of the tournament, on the Monday prior to 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.

Accreditation 

  • 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. 

 

Seeding 

  • 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.

Philadelphia Squash Club - WG Courts 1-6

500 West Willow Grove Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19118

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Philadelphia Squash Club - CC Courts 1-4

8000 Cherokee St
Philadelphia, PA 19118

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Philadelphia Cricket Club - ALL WHITE CLOTHING ONLY
512 West Willow Grove Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19118 

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All courts are within easy walking distance. 

 

Chestnut Hill Hotel **  3 min 8229 Germantown Ave
215-242-5905    Philadelphia PA 19118
Anam Cara Bed & Breakfast  3 min 52 Wooddale Avenue
215-242-4327   Philadelphia PA 19118
Ace Conference Center*** 12 min 800 Ridge Pike
610-825-8000   Lafayette Hill, PA 19444
General Lafayette Inn B&B   12 min 646 Germantown Pike
610-941-0600   Lafayette Hill PA 19444
Hampton Inn Plymouth Meeting *** 17 min 2055 Chemical Rd
610-567-0900     Plymouth Meeting PA 19462
Doubletree Guest Suites *** 18 min 640 W Germantown Pike
610-834-8300   Plymouth Meeting PA 19462
Courtyard by Marriott *** 18 min 650 W Germantown Pike
610-238-0695   Plymouth Meeting PA 19462
SpringHill Suites *** 21 min 430 Plymouth Rd
610-940-0400   Plymouth Meeting PA 19462
Residence Inn by Marriott *** 22 min 191 Washington St
610-828-8800   Conshohocken PA 19428
Philadelphia Marriott West***.  22 min 111 Crawford Avenue, West
610-941-5600.    Conshohocken, PA,  19428
Hilton Philadelphia City Ave *** 22 min  4200 City Avenue
215-879-4000     Main Line PA 19131
Crowne Plaza Hotel   25 min  4100 Presidential Blvd
215-477-0200     Main Line PA 19131
Comfort Inn Valley Forge.   25 min 550 W KeKalb Pike
610-962-0700.    King of Prussia, PA 19406