Over the past two weekends we had 12 of our scholars attend 2 back-to-back Lifetime tournaments here in Houston. We are proud to say that 7 of our 11 scholars were involved in the finals for 3.0, 3.5, 4.0 and 5.0. Rodrigo Chon Him reached the final twice in the 5.0 division and won one … Continue reading February and March Tournaments
It has been months since our last tournament, and scholars were eager to get back on court this past weekend at the Lifetime Texas State Open. Ruby Sandoval, Rodrigo Chon Him, Nathan Martinez, and Miranda Medina once again provided strong performances to represent the Mission Squash program. Ruby Sandoval‘s first match back from the pandemic … Continue reading Mission Squash Takes Home Gold at Lifetime Texas State Open
In August 2019, twelve hard-working Mission Squash scholars had the opportunity to compete in the Lifetime Summer Silver tournament in Houston’s City Center. Scholars played matches against junior players from Texas, Atlanta, Chicago, Ohio, and even Barbados.
Last month, four Mission Squash Scholars travelled to the Urban Individual Squash Championships, held at Williams College in Massachusetts. The tournament is run by the National Urban Squash and Education Association (NUSEA) which acts as the umbrella organization for 20+ urban squash programs around the world. View the Mission Squash photo gallery View the official … Continue reading Scholars in successful debut at Urban Individual Nationals
A core goal of the Mission Squash program is to expose our students to future education opportunities they might otherwise not have access to, through travel and college visits. The National Urban Squash and Education Association offers a number of number of events around the year that seek to combine these opportunities with national-level squash … Continue reading Philly stakes were high for 5 lucky Houston girls