DIVISION 1: Congratulations to Mike Todd and Mike Guimond who bested Kevin Cahill and John Whyte in a hard fought 3 to 1 match (12/15, 15/14, 15/13, 15/14). Mike and Mike came back from an 11/14 deficit in the fourth game after a controversial call by the Referee, Terry Bruce. If the call had gone in favour of Kevin and John the match would have gone to a fifth game. As it was, Mike and Mike were able to regroup, comeback and take the game. Good squash was enjoyed by all watching.
In the Division 2 match, After a 45 minute delay due to the late arrival of Juan Segovia, the match ended after two games due to time, Juan and David Annadappa took the win over Mark Rohlehr and Bill Robb. Juan and David took the match 2 to 0.
Have you checked out the Events Calendar recently?
Want to know what’s happening at your club then the Events Calendar is the place to look. You will find all of the T&D Home matches, OSDL Doubles Home matches and Pickering Squash Club Tournaments listed on the Calendar.
You can view the calendar on a Monthly (default), Weekly or Daily view. If you don’t like the calendar view then you can also get a list of upcoming events by clicking the LIST button. You can also search for a specific type of event such as Doubles or Singles.
We hope that this will give you a better opportunity to know what is happening at your club.
Labour Day is over, the CNE has ended for another year, the kids are back to school and most importantly THE SQUASH SEASON HAS STARTED!!!
It’s time to get back on the courts and join in the fun, but first things first. Download thePSC_2017-18_membership_form, fill it out, pay the dues and you will be ready to participate in all things Pickering Squash.
Want to know what is going on? Check out the event calendar by clicking on the EVENT CALENDAR in the Menu at the top of this post.
The recipient of the 2017 member award goes to our very own Fred Dizig. Fred has been an active member of the Pickering Squash Club for the past 15 years. He has been a member of the Pickering Squash Club executive team since 2010 as both the Men’s Director of Play and is currently the Club President. He has been playing squash since the early age of 22 and has been playing competitively in both singles and doubles squash ever since. This years recipient has spent countless hours over many years volunteering his time captaining competitive teams, helping out at all club functions, tournaments, and various club events. This years recipient is a truly selfless individual that has a true passion for the sport of squash and has given back to both the sport and Pickering Squash Club in countless ways. Friends at the club describe him as : warm, professional, dependable, genuine, friendly to everyone and an all around stand-up guy.
Congratulations Fred on a well deserving award!
Pictured above is Fred Dizig being presented with the Pickering Recreation Complex Membership Award by Councilors David Pickles and Shaheen Butt.
The annual Food Bank Golf Tournament which is run on behalf of the Pickering Squash Club was a resounding success. Tournament Chair and Squash Club Member, Kevin Cahill, recently posted a Letter to the Editor in the Pickering News Advertiser outlining how the Club Sponsored Event was able to raise over $26,500 with the aid of a $15,000 anonymous donation. We club members can be very proud of our contribution to the Food Bank by our support.