Willstrops Words

It has been a remarkable ten days for Pontefract Squash Club, which began when the Club's outstanding juniors won five Yorkshire Junior titles, as well as providing six runners-up.  Greater things were to follow; Julie Field, seeded 3/4, ...
Pontefract Squash Club, selected by a panel of experts, has been named Squash Club of the Year by the Squash Player Magazine, which features the Club in its latest edition. The panel listed ten of the qualities the club possesses, which...
James Willstrop led England to European team success in Warsaw and there is no doubt his decision to play after lengthy virus issues and a very limited preparation made the difference. England beat Netherlands 4-0, Finland 3-1 and Germany 3-1 on...
The Club Championships, won in the past by two players who have become the number 1 ranked players in the world in Lee Beachill and James Willstrop, have reached the quarter final stage and the line-up is : Tom Bamford v Sam Wileman;  ...
The final Yorkshire League match of the season was between the 1st and 2nd Premier League teams. With Patrick Rooney and Adam Taylor unavailable, visiting internationals, Evan Williams (New Zealand) and Hollie Naughton (Canada) were the replacements...
The Junior Inter County finals were held at Nottingham last weekend and of the 30 players involved for Yorkshire 16 were from Pontefract illustrative of the strength of Pontefract Juniors,boys and girls.  Successful were the Girls Under 17,...
Sam Todd confirmed his status as the World's best Under 13 player when he won the most important championship in the world for players of that age, The British Junior Open in Sheffield, which attracted well over 400 players from many different...
Andrew Cross, the former, long time Pontefract player, now Malaysian National coach, brought his usual contingent of players to the Pontefract Junior Open, which leads into the British Junior Open in Sheffield, the most important junior championship...
Pontefract's 12 year old superstar Sam Todd won the US Junior Under 13 Open at Yale University from an entry of almost one hundred. Todd, who recently became the first ever player to win the British Under 13 Championship twice, was seeded one and...