The Sacramento Open took place last weekend at Johnson Ranch in Roseville. The winner’s podium was crowded with GVPC (and GVPC-adjacent) players.
Ken Cutler took second in Men's Singles on Sept. 23, playing in the 3.5:60+ division. Not content with his silver medal, Ken came back the next day to win GOLD in Men's Doubles 4.0:60+, playing with his brother-in-law Tuan Nguyen. A couple of their fiercest opponents were Jay Zellmer and Vince Dallugge, who took home bronze. (Pictured L-R: Ken, Tuan, Jay & Vince)
Many of you also know Doug Koch, who has put on many clinics for our Club. He won the silver medal in Men’s Doubles, playing at the 4.5/5.0:60+ level.
Congratulations to all!
Starting this Friday 9/23 the Friday Night Lights sessions will start earlier and run from 5-6.30. The sessions will run through Nov 4 after which they will stop.
A Club member lost a pickleball bag with 2 Paddleteck Pickleball Paddles (one green and one purple) last Thursday. There may have been a water bottle in the bag too.
If you found the bag or know anything about it please contact one of the Board members of the Club.
Today at the First Annual Johnson Ranch Open Pickleball Tournament in Roseville, Jerry Silverman and Jay Zellmer took home gold medals in men's 4.0. They came from behind in their final game against Tim Feller and Mike Lynch, battling it out in 104 degree heat to a final score of 17-15, leaving Tim and Mike with a nice consolation prize of silver medals. Congratulations to all!