MISSY PATTON and CONNIE LEONARD competed in the Yuba City competed in the Yuba City fall tournament this morning, playing women’s doubles at the 3.0/3.5 level. They won four out of six games played, with two very narrow losses, edging out the rest of the field for the gold. Congratulations!!!
Local heroes TIM FELLER and JAY ZELLMER played five matches (a total of 8 games) at the 2022 Margaritaville USA Pickleball Championships this morning, competing in the men’s senior 65+ at the 3.5 level. They won 3 of the 5 matches and, while it wasn’t enough to bring home a medal, it was still a very impressive showing. Congratulations!!!
Please welcome the following new members who joined in October:
Eldon W Oxley
I hope you all have a lot of fun!
Please welcome the following new members who joined in September:
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!