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[5 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]
Washington Junior Gets the Gold at the 2017 High School National Racquetball Championships!

The 2017 National High School Racquetball Championships were this weekend. Hollie Rae Scott and Ryan Penders travelled to Saint Louis, Missouri to participate in the championships along with 391 other High School students.

Hollie faced a group of 22 other High School girls after four rounds in the #1 Gold Bracket defeated Briana Jacquet from Arizona 15-6, 15-2 to bring home the Gold!

Ryan Penders started in the #1 Gold Bracket with 32 other High School boys, and dropped into the #1 Blue Bracket after his first match. After a total of …

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[14 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]
Make History at the 2017 Northwest Open

The 46th Annual Northwest Open is the longest running racquetball tournament in Washington State, and if you’ve ever been to one you know why that is! This event has been a highlight of the year every year, and its a fantastic way to test out your game before State Singles!

Prize money is being offered in Men’s & Women’s Open singles, and Men’s & Mixed Open doubles. There must be at least 8 participants or teams in these divisions for the monetary value listed. We will adjust the dollar …

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[4 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]

Can You Donate Items for the WASHINGTON JR RACQUETBALL
RAFFLE BASKETS??

We’re looking for gift certificates, food, wine, sports items, jewelry, glasses, kitchen items, computer software, games, and more! These baskets will be out at the Northwest Open in Bellingham in March and at State Singles in Seattle in April.

All Proceeds go to the non profit WJRA which provides equipment for junior players as well as money to help pay for entry fees and travel expenses to tournaments.
Contact Wanda Collins (wandac@nullbellinghamathleticclub.com), Jessie Scott (scottjessie@nulloutlook.com) or Karen Jaskolka (karenja@nulllive.com) if you can help!

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[1 Jan 2017 | No Comment | ]
Washington State Doubles Championship

The Washington State Doubles Championships will be held at the Washington Athletic Club in downtown Seattle. Will you and your partner be this year’s champions? Come play this fantastic event in downtown Seattle and find out! Players may enter 3 events as long as one is Mixed Doubles. Register NOW!

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[27 Mar 2016 | No Comment | ]
Washington State Singles is coming!

Washington State Singles is just around the corner!

Entry Deadline: Friday April 1, 2016 or Sunday April 3, 2016 if you sign up online.

Tournament Dates: Friday April 8-Sunday April 10, 2016

Location: WAC in beautiful downtown Seattle

Parking: You can park in the WAC garage! If they are full then there are many other garages in the blocks surrounding the facility.

A few things to keep in mind for this tournament:

We are opening up registration to non-Washington residents. We want everyone to enjoy this experience with us!
LADIES!!! Everyone wants to see …

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[11 Dec 2015 | No Comment | ]
Junior Racquetball News

We’ve seen juniors at several events so far this year: Tyler Stewart, Jaden Miller, and Christopher Chow competed in the 12 and under division at the Wilson Hope Tournament at the Bellingham Athletic Club. Christopher Chow and Ogdon Waggoner competed at the MOPS Shootout at the Everett YMCA.

Then, at the Fall Classic in Bellingham Washington, there was a great Junior turnout featuring Tyler Burns, Michael Miller, Christopher Chow, and Brenna Guthrie.

It was great to see them on the court and we hope to have a large junior participation at the January Winter …

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[8 Nov 2015 | No Comment | ]
Washington Juniors at the Junior World Championships!

All week this week two of our Washington Juniors, Jake Birnel and Hollie Scott, will be competing at the Junior World Championships in the Dominican Republic as representatives of the USA Junior Racquetball Team!

Sunday, Hollie Scott and Lexi York defeated the Honduras team 15-8, 15-10. Jake Birnel and Sam Bredenbeck defeated the Bolivian Team 15-7, 15-3.

Cheryl Kirk, the USA Junior Racquetball Team Leader, is posting updates on the USA Junior Racquetball Team Facebook page

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The International Racquetball Federation (IRF) is also posting updates with photos:

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[11 Aug 2015 | No Comment | ]

USA Racquetball’s U.S. Junior National Training Camp was held at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colo. Our very own Jake Birnel and Hollie Scott Qualified for the team!!!

Visit USARacquetball.com to learn how to support the Team through the TEAM USA Challenge, where your donation can be doubled.

2015 U.S. Junior National Team Qualifiers

Luis Avila-Wilmington, CA
Wayne Antone-Eugune, OR
Jordan Barth-Cold Spring, MN
Jake Birnel-Bellingham, WA
Kaitlyn …

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[10 Jul 2015 | No Comment | ]

Congratulation to Jake Birnel for being named a USA Racquetball 2015 Scholarship recipient. We couldn’t be more proud of you! Press here to read more.

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[11 Jun 2015 | No Comment | ]

Bellingham Athletic Club is offering a Junior Racquetball Camp on July 20-24, 2015. The camp is taught by Professional Instructor, Wanda Collins, Junior Nationals player, Hollie Scott and Racquetball Director, Jessie Scott. The camp consists of: Racquetball basics – strokes, serves, off the back wall shots, game strategy, foot drills, speed and agility exercises, camp t-shirts and a mini tournament to wrap up the week on Friday.  Contact Wanda for more information.
Wanda Collins – Juniors Committee