posted on October 29, 2012 00:00
Florida Players Do
Well At US Open In Minneapolis (article courtesy of Jean Trimble)
The 2012 US
Open Racquetball Championships was held in Minneapolis, Minnesota October 3rd
through October 7th. Florida was well
represented with approximately 23 players attending the event. Some players from Florida even attended The
US Open for the first time.
returning to Florida with gold, silver, bronze, and pewter medals were:
W 45+ 2nd place
W 50+ 2nd place
W 55+ 4th place
MIRT Quarters Shane
MElite Quarters Paul Orszulak
M25+ 1st place
M25+ 2nd place Jonathan
M30+ 2nd place Andres
M30+ 4th place Jonathan
M45+A Quarters Harlan
M50+ Quarters Pete Scondras, Sr.
M55+A Quarters Mark
65+B/C Quarters Paul Wehmeyer
M70+ 1st place
M70+ 4th place Paul
WOpen Doubles 4th place Claudia
W55+ Doubles 1st place Renee
Quarters Leon Jackson, Jr/Kraemer
M55+ Doubles Quarters Marc
M65+ Doubles 1st place Joe Burton/Olson
MX A Doubles Quarters Harlan
the Pro-Am Doubles Benefit for Charity was:
Sal Perconti, who finished 2nd
in the event. Other participants were
Jason Gray and Jim Yore.
players who were attending and either playing or watching the event was:
Ken Kirkpatrick, John Peloso, Isidro Trejo, Jason Gray, Rod
Van Dyke, Jim Yore, Jeff Leon, Gary Wargo, Tom Travers, Kelly Faircloth,
Caroline Scondras, and Dee Perconti.
Congratulations to all the players
who won and all that competed.
You represented our state well.
Note: See all results and brackets here