Tuesday, February 13, 2018

2018 Don Bruce Memorial Members Tournament!



Congratulations!!!!!!!

2018 Members Tournament Medal Winners


This year's Member’s Tournament was the biggest one ever! 
 We had three days of fabulous pickleball fun and competition.


Thank You to all who made this the best ever
Members Tournament

Tournament Directors
Randy and Chris Ferrell

Kicking off the morning 
Sandra Cowen and Vicky Macdonald

Wanda Casidy
Operations Tent

Therese McCulley  
(George must have been on the courts)
Referee Coordinators

Dennis Lafleur - Jim Gorczyca - Ken Hague
Jerry Logeman

John Robertson
Medical

Rosemary Reese - Michael Wagner - Sandy Jones

Tom Gottfried - Kathy Baker
Photographers
Rarely in front of the Camera

And the list of Volunteers continues: Be sure to see all the pictures posted under Club Photos

Thanks to all the dedicated volunteers, including almost 100 non-playing volunteers, who made this all happen.

Tournament Committee
Randy and Chris Ferrell – Tournament Directors
Joel Brown and Bert Carreau – Future Directors
Bob VanderLinden and Chuck MacDonald - Consultants
Wanda Cassidy – Operations Tent
Lance Thiede – Seeding and Brackets
Sally Sebring – Registrar and player gifts
Ralph Kulling – Computer Equipment
Bob Bonack – PA system and Facilities
Richard and KC Lewis – Court Washing
John Robertson – Medical
Gwen Borgen and Sherry Ziemkowski – Player snacks
Sally Morgan and Sherry Wight – Water, ice and volunteer snacks
Bob and Dawn Eggleston – Pizza party
George and Therese McCulley – Referees
Jim and Robin Gorczyca and Jerry Logeman – Line Judges
Tom Gottfried and Kathie Baker - Photography

And here are the numbers:

398 Players
58% Male and 42% Female Players
45 Brackets
518 Matches Played

228 Medal Winners
60 won 2 medals

243 Players are USAPA members
130 Players are USAPA rated

Participation by Skill Level:
  41 - 2.5 players
122 - 3.0 players
145 - 3.5 players
56 – 4.0 players
21 – 4.5 players
11 – 5.0 players

Age not a limitation for Tournament Play:
  1 player – 35+
  4 players – 50+
 31 players – 55+
 92 players – 60+
144 players – 65+
  82 players – 70+
  35 players – 75+
    7 players – 80+

Pickleball players know how to party 
We had 430 people for pizza who consumed 480 cans of beer and 228 glasses of wine.




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