Ruidoso Pickleball Championships – June 12-14, 2015

The 2d Annual Ruidoso Pickleball Tournament was held on June 12-14. Several members of the Angel Fire Pickleball Club participated.

In singles, Penny Gentile took bronze in women’s 3.5, Bud Schwartz took bronze in men’s 3.5 and Rick Hooker took gold in men’s 4.0.

In women’s doubles, Roz Garland and Nancy Hooker took gold in women’s 3.0 and Jamie Elliott and Penny Gentile took silver in women’s 3.5.

In men’s doubles, Henry Garland and Jim Jeffcoat took gold in 3.0.

In mixed doubles 3.0 action, Roz Garland and Jim Jeffcoat took gold, and Nancy Hooker and Henry Garland took silver. Jamie Elliott and Bud Schwartz took bronze in mixed 3.5. Also playing were Debra and Bubba Davis.

Congratulations to all who participated!  And thanks to our friends in Ruidoso for putting on a fun tournament!

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New Mexico State Senior Olympics Results

June 4-6, the New Mexico Senior Olympics were held in Roswell, NM.  Rick Hooker, Brian Nystrom, and Bud Schwartz participated.

Brian won gold in the 50-54 Men’s Singles Event.  Rick won silver in the 60-64 Men’s Singles Event.

Rick and his partner Gail Gourley won silver in the 60-64 Mixed Doubles Event.

Rick and Bud won silver in the 60-64 Men’s Doubles Event.

Congratulations!  Way to represent Angel Fire!

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