The May 2019 Round Robin Mixers were held the weekend of May 4-5. There were 36 players in the lower division, and 48 players in the upper division.
First place: Norm Readdy & Kim Hughes
Second place: Don Peters & Jim Jones
First place: Bill Tanner & Gary Pike
Second place: Howard Slayton & Connie Hoetger
The March Round Robin Mixers were held the weekend of March 16-17. There were 36 players in the lower division, and 52 players in the upper division.
First place: Chris Froshaug & Chris Hill
Second place: Kim Hughes & Mo Nard
First place: John Stir & Richard O'Malley
Second place: Twee Washburn & Brad Stone
Two Round Robin Mixers were held the weekend of October 13-14. There were 40 players in the lower division, and 48 players in the upper division.
First place: Sean Tenner & Kingsley Lee
Second place: Rodney Coleman & Michael Fike
First place: Lee Swayne & Larry Hawe
Second place: Mike Edelstein & Connie Hoetger
Thanks to everyone who participated in the Round Robins and the raffles benefiting the Gene Ahner Scholarship Fund.
Local pickleball player Ed Lee is forming a FREE regional pickleball league. Players can sign up for different divisions in their skilll levels: Women's, Mixed, Men's, and Singles. Ed will send out each division's contact info, and teams then self-schedule their matches at an agreed upon time and place. Scores get reported back to Ed, who will keep track of everything and email division standings each week. At the end of the 6 week Round Robin, there will be a single elimination playoffs tournament. If this sounds like fun, contact Ed at firstname.lastname@example.org or 916-934-9799.
Congratulations to the following members for winning medals at the Pickleball Zone tournament in Bend, Oregon. This was a huge USAPA regional tournament with over 460 competitors. Thanks for making our club proud!
Mark Attwood (with Jo Ellen Southerland) won gold in Mixed Doubles 4.5:60+
David Pelton (with Kevin Schmalz) won gold in Mens Doubles 4.0:50+
Norm Readdy and Tom Bartley won silver in Mens Doubles 3.5:70+
Joyce May (with Michael Luevano) won silver in Mixed Doubles 5.0:65+,70+
Joanna Kean and David Pelton won silver in Mixed Doubles 4.0:50+
Lynn Fraser and Craig Fraser won silver in Mixed Doubles 4.0:70+,75+
Robyn Penwell and Jennifer Fritz won silver in Women's Doubles 4.0:19+,35+
Barb Bartley and Anita Readdy won bronze in Womens Doubles 4.0:65+,70+
Homer McCracken (with Alex Spinos) won bronze in Men's Doubles 4.0:70+,75+,80+
Connie Chambas and Sue Biller won silver in Women's Doubles 3.5:65+,70+