Inadvertently omitted the Thursday 3.5 results in yesterday's posting, but here it is now! Hard fought match but the team of John D'Angelo & Joe McDonnell successfully withstood comeback attempts by Robyn Frye & Don Greenwald for a final of 15 - 9.
2.5 Tuesday - Really close match all the way! Jeff Phelps and Steve Johnston edged out Dawnell Muecke and Dave Cottongim 16 - 14. Lots of fans took advantage of the new tables and shade to watch.
3.5 Tuesday - A great match with Andy Smith & Tony Maunus vs. Dave Chasan & Ron Burgess, with Dave Canaan refereeing. Dave and Ron got out to 7-2 lead. Ron was called for a foot fault! Andy and Tony then scored 4 quick points. At 10-6, a 12 hit rally! A successful lob by Dave made the score 13-7. Lots of slams, dinks, third shot drops, 5 changes of serve without a point and suddenly it's tied 14-14. Andy & Tony dug deep, scored 2, won 16-14. WOW!
2.5 Wednesday - Another super close and exciting Championship match, featuring the teams of Rho Densmore and Reed Spangler vs. Susie Jarvis and Bob Soto, with Janyce Waldbaum as referee. Susie and Bob jumped out to a big lead but Rho and Reed fought back with outstanding plays by both teams. Final result: a very close 16 - 14 win for Rho and Reed.
4.0+ Wednesday - A hard fought match between Ryan Sirakis & Keith Maland vs. Brek Peterson and Chuck Ring as Ryan and Keith sailed to an 11-1 lead. But Brek and Chuck shifted into overdrive and made a great effort at a comeback. In the end, Ryan and Keith prevailed 15 - 11.
3.0 Friday - The wind seems to have been the ultimate winner in this match between Lorraine Segala & Keith Spreuer vs. Kip Maroste & Rick Merring. Lorraine and Keith were dominating with the wind at their backs. Then, side change!! Suddenly points are going to Kip and Rick. Lorraine and Keith settled in and withstood the challenge for a 15 - 13 victory.
3.0 Monday - Because of Memorial Day, this match was held this week, allowing Kip Maroste the opportunity for another Championship match. It was Kip & Dave Newhard vs. Bob Fleckenstein & Tom Montano. It was a tough match, with some great rallies, but things just didn't go Bob & Tony's way. Kip & Dave prevailed 15-3.