Could Badminton become a mainstream High School Sport in Massachusetts?

Getting badminton to be a true sport in high schools once seemed impossible, but … perhaps not! This past Sunday, March 2, 11 teams from 14 Massachusetts schools, 147 students in all, gathered at Boston Badminton Club (BosBad) in Westborough, MA, to compete for the 2014 Massachusetts High School Team Championship and the enthusiasm, sportsmanship and overall skill seen there was truly inspiring. 

USAB Clinic - Friday, March 14, 2014

USAB Officials’ Clinic to be held at Loch Raven Badminton Club in Baltimore. Anyone interested in attending should arrive in time for the classroom part of the clinic starting at 6PM Friday evening. Clinic will include discussion of rules and use of scoring sheet, on-court practice and evaluation, and written test.
On-court training will take place Saturday, Mar 15 during club play at LRBC as well as Maryland Junior Open (MDJO), April 4 -6.
Instructor: Beth Sopka $25 fee covers cost of instruction, materials & ‘umpire kit’.

2014 YONEX Northeast Collegiate Team Badminton Championships

More than 180 participants from 15 Universities took their racquets to Boston Badminton in Westborough MA on Feb 1-2 to slug it and determine the winners of the 2014 YONEX Northeast Collegiate Team Championship. The 2014 Crown goes to the Drexel University Team with a little help from a friend and guest player, Kenneth Bohr of University of Maryland.

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