2019 PPP PLAYER' S TOURNAMENTS IN REVIEW!!
GEEZER MEISTER PICKLEBALL TOURNAMENT--THE VILLAGES FLORIDA
Jimmie Walsh & Barb Mroz (PPP) took third place in the 70+ mixed doubles division in Leesburg Florida at the PEAR Pickleball Tournament!!
Congrats to all!!
Some great play by PPP players in the Geezer Meister Pickleball Tournament in October 2019! Great compettion and an extremely warm and humid week made for some great games and lots of thirsty players.
Barb Mroz & Kris Fry took third place in the 70+ women's division
Bob Fry (PPP) & Dan Cooper (Chippewa Falls Wisconsin) tied for second place in the 70+ men's division and took home the bronze medal based on total points scored!
Bruce Abrahams and Pam Dellise participated in the Wisconsin Badger Games in Oshkosh and took their smiles in to all the games and had a blast playing some stiff competition!!
Wisconsin Senior Olympics 2019
Participating in their 1st WSO together as partners, Karen Jerg, from Madison Pickleball Club and Kris Fry(PPP) took home the gold medal in the 70+ women's doubles. Great competition and loads of fun gave everyone a chance to enjoy the games!!
Bob Fry(PPP) and Dan Coooper from the Chippewa Valley Picklers took home the silver medal in the men's 70+ doubles competing against a hardy group of talented men! Great fun and comraderie between the teams was evident as many of them have played in the same event for the past many years!
Packerland Pickleball Players hosted an "intro to pickleball" for the community at none other than the Titletown Disctrict adjacent to Lambeau Field!
More intro nites are schedule for August 19th & 26th from 6:00 to 8:00 PM and then on August 18th an invite to come and play event will be held for PPP family members and friends from 12:30 to 2:00 PM!
Middle States Pickleball Championships--Lakeville Minnesota
Jamie Velkoverh participating in her first ever pickleball tournament took on the competition in singles and came out victorious--taking the silver medal!!
POLK COUNTY SENIOR GAMES
MARCH 6, 2019
Bob Fry and one of his Villages mixed partners, Judy Michel, participated in the Polk County Senior Games today. The 70 to 74 age bracket included 13 teams.
Bob and Judy went through the double illumination tournament without a loss!!
The day started out much like Green Bay, with a windchill in the upper 30s 😚but warmed into the low 60s by the end of the day.😊
Fun time was had by all especially with Kris cheering us on !!
BEAUX GESTE PICKLEBALL TOURNAMENT
The Beaux Gestes Fest (fundraiser for the Beaux Mettler Foundation) was an all-day sports event on Sat., Feb. 23rd at Western Racquet in Ashwaubenon. The first year for pickleball, this was a round robin format with many participants from PPP. Such a fun and worthwhile event that included a silent auction, raffle, sports clothing sale, lunch, and capped with an awesome, live band in the late afternoon...with several doctors donating their time and talent. A full day of good competition and lots of fun! Well done, participants!
Men's: 1st- Dave Tilque, 2nd- Quinn Delise, 3rd- Andy Kaminski; Women's: 1st- Kristen Fliss; 2nd- Katie McLain; 3rd- Lorie Caelwaerts ; Mixed: 1st- Laura Paros Wulf & Andy Kaminski; 2nd- Kim Gudgeon and Mike Renish; 3rd- Kathy Kelnhofer and Dave Tilque (Missing in group photo: Joanie Schneider)
WISCONSIN SENIOR GAMES
FEBRUARY 23, 2019
Playing in one of their tournaments together proved the winning combination for Sara Hubner and Trudy Toft who took home the gold!! Way to go Door County!!
FEBRUARY 9, 2019 OSHKOSH
"FOR THE LOVE OF PICKLEBALL VALENTINE'S MIXER
Winners of the women's bracket (L-R)
Pam Dellise & Sue Bodilly
Winners of the mixed bracket (L-R)
Sue Bodilly & Nate Kilsdonk
There are no losers in pickleball, just good friendly competition and a good night cap!! Congrats to all the players and winners!!
Congrats to everyone who played and
looking forward to a continued great
showing in the future!!