PT Leaguer Eric West and partner Mitch Granger (Chicago) made it to the finals of the 31-team Cleveland APTA Tour event. West & Granger defeated top seed Filip Rams and Mike Wagner 6-4, 0-6, 6-4 in the semifinal. Rams & Wagner were ranked #8 nationally heading into the tournament. Cincinnati native Randy Lofgren (Charlotte, NC) and partner Graham McNerney (Pittsburgh) won the event with a 6-1, 6-1 win over West & Granger in the final.
PT Leaguers Marie Matrka and Olivia Fraser made the semifinals of the 30-team women's draw. They lost 6-3, 6-3 to Jessica Guyaux and Jaclyn Williamson from Pittsburgh.
Registration for Platform Tennis Session #2 starting January 5 is now open. We have 36 registered with room for 55.
PT Leaguer Eric West partnered with Mitch Granger (Lake Forest, IL) and made the semifinals of the Philly Cricket Classic APTA Tour event. Watch his match against Martin Bostrom (Union, NJ) and Flip Rams (Pittsburgh, PA) .
All levels invited to participate in our first Indoor Pickleball League. Session #1 will be at Ronnie Grandison Sports Academy. 6pm and 7:30 starts. 24 total courts will be used.
271 different players played 2,628 official games in Platform Tennis League's first Spring/Summer Pickleball league. The league ran 24 weeks and consisted of three 8-week sessions. 30 courts at Glendale Lyceum, LTC at Lunken and Cincinnati Country Club were used weekly.
The Ironman (or Woman) Award is given to the player who plays the most total games during the season. Kristen Klebenow took the title with 145 official games played.
All levels invited for our first Indoor Pickleball League. Play starts Sunday, November 6.
Friday, September 30 is the last day to register for our Fall Platform Tennis League. Play is on Thursday nights at Glendale Lyceum. All levels invited. Competitively compatible pairings. Flexible start times. Court time, balls & beer included.
Our 11th Fall/Winter Platform Tennis League starts Thursday, October 6. The registration deadline is Friday, September 30. Indoor Pickleball starts November 6. There will be two sessions with the first at Ronnie Grandison Sports Academy and the second at Aces at Factory 52. Registration for Session #1 is now open. Session #2 registration will open in November and will start in January.
The 25-week 2022 Spring/Summer Platform Tennis League concluded Thursday. Eric West was the overall champion. Jill Jackson was the top female finisher. Jonathan Daugherty was the Ironman.
Chip Kupferberg and Molly Donath were 6-0 on courts this week. Kupferberg improved to 11-7 for the season with an 1,803 points average. Donath is now 15-1 with a 1,031 average.