Susan Fulton reported that we hit the combined adult and jr membership number of 200 as of Friday, June 20. This will be the first year since 2011 when the total membership was 203 at the end of the fiscal year on +Oct 1, 2011, that we have seen the total 200 membership number. In order for the Kansas charter to have three delegates in 2015, we must have 200 adult members by Oct 1st this year. The last time that happened was in 2007, when we had 206 adult members and 19 jrs for a total of 225 members at the end of the fiscal year.
FOUR TOURNAMENT RESULTS POSTED THIS WEEK
LAWRENCE results for 6-8-2014 are now posted. 15 entries
WICHITA results for 6-14-2014 are posted. 34 entries. The high over-average pitcher was Allen Hurley, who was 9.17 percentage points over his average on his way to a first place finish in class C. Other over average pitchers were David Bennett, Ian Taft, Brenda Keeler, Bob Minneman, Gary Bender, Colhyn Turner, Tom Small and Edward Cantwell.
TOPEKA results for 6-20-2014 are posted. 37 entries. The high over-average nod goes to Laura Sullivan who pitched an even 10 percentage points over her average on the way to her first place finish in Class E. Another great performance was turned in by the tournament champion Tom Routh, as he was 8.21 percentage points over his ringer average. Other over-average pitchers included Khamkeo Keopine, Pat Kuney, Herb Saysoff, Don Walrod, Allen Hurley, Jay Jackson and Bonita Robins.
SALINA results for 6-21-2014 are posted. 15 entries. The high over-average pitcher was Phil Reed who pitched 7.45 percentage points over his entry average on his way to a first place finish in Class B. Other over-average pitchers included Doug McConnell, Paul Lowry, Howard Reed, Dana Schreyer, Cato Hernandez, Mary Miller and Steve Courson.
TOURNAMENTS THIS WEEK
- Ottawa, Thursday, Jun 26 at 6:30 PM. Pre-register with Barney (H) 785-835-6635 (C) 785-418-8240
- Bonner Springs, Saturday, Jun 28 +9:00 Am for ringer averages up to about 30 and 1:00 PM for averages 30 and above. Pre-register with Anthony (H) 913-724-2693 or (C) 913-568-3426
- Topeka, Sunday, June 29 Ringer averages up to about 30% pitch at 9:00AM and averages over 30 pitch at 1:00 PM Pre-register with Susan 785-845-4573
ENTRY DEADLINE NEAR
The Sunflower State Games horseshoe event will have a sanctioned tournament on the second day, Sunday, July 13 for the first time ever. The deadline for entry without penalty is July 4. Click this link for full details.