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Photos from 2011 RhodySquash RI Open

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StreetSquash founder and Board Member, Jeffery Laikind, visits RhodySquash

Last Wednesday, StreetSquash (sister organization) founder and Board Member Jeffery Laikind visited RhodySquash, offering helpful urban squash insights and donning some athletic clothing for an exhibition match! After coaching both groups of RhodySquashers for two hours, Mr. Laikind relayed some … Continue reading

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We’ve added a Wish List

There are many ways to support RhodySquash. Please consider sending us an item on our “Wish List.” For questions regarding shipping, email rhodysquash@gmail.com. Wish Granted: Refrigerator, The Ventura Family Wish List: Desktop Computer Printer Microsoft Office software Squash Stringing Machine … Continue reading

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RhodySquashers celebrate St. Crispian’s Day

This past Saturday, the RhodySquash team celebrated St. Crispian’s day to commemorate Henry V’s remarkable defeat of the French at Agincourt on 25 October 1415. After the group analyzed the King’s famous “Band of Brother’s” speech in Shakespeare’s Henry V, … Continue reading

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Jr. Board of Advisers meeting

Today, I met with Elizabeth Ruben and Chip Lebovitz — members of our Junior Board of Advisers — to outline youth awareness and fundraising initiatives. In addition to expanding knowledge of urban squash through our Facebook page and other popular … Continue reading

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Welcome, Kerry Bidlack!

RhodySquash welcomes Kerry Bidlack to our program. As Academic Adviser, Kerry will oversee the homework and enrichment facet of our unique mission. She brings with her a wealth of experience in teaching and youth enrichment. Below is her bio: Academic … Continue reading

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A team of 13!

We held a very successful second round of tryouts for 30 Thompson Middle School students this weekend. With enthusiastic and skilled help from Coaches Bill DiMarco, Guillaume de Ramel, Scott Lebrun, Jennie Freiman, and Zach Kagan, each RhodySquasher enjoyed an … Continue reading

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Photos: Tryouts 05 October 11

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Tryouts success!

Today, 54 enthusiastic and excited 5th and 6th graders tried out for RhodySquash. With amazing help from Coaches Mike Brennan and Julie Downy, Principal Jaime Crowley, Newport This Week reporter Meg O’Neil, and board member Molly de Ramel, we taught … Continue reading

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Tryouts 10/5 @ TMS gym 2:30!

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