Fun Facts about the WSMRA 30th Annual Tournament

 

      In 1990 when we started there was no Web, no Google, no Facebook, no Twitter, no smartphones or iphones, no Google maps!

      7th time in California and 4th time in Canoga Park

      First time that skill level doubles has been offered and the 5th year for doubles divisions

      Players from 18 states and Guatemala

      State with most players: California with 20, second was New Mexico with 5

      Players who came the farthest:

o   From Delaware: Ingrid Callmann and Dorette Leinemann- over 2700 miles!

      Overall Player Attendance for our 30 tournaments:

o   2377 Players in 30 years (79/year average)

o   California has overtaken Illinois as the state with the most total attendees in 30 years:

  California 336, Illinois 329, Florida 241

      15 Players have attended 20 or more tournaments, 11 of them (*) were at the 30th!

o   Kendra Tutsch* WI

o   Nancy Kronenfeld IL

o   Merijean Kelley* CA

o   Mildred Gwinn* NC

o   Carol Gellman* NM

o   Paula Sperling* NM

o   Pauline Kelly IL

o   Lola Markus IL

o   Margaret Hoff IL

o   Renee Fish* FL

o   Linda Moore* NE

o   Marquita Molina* CA

o   Terry Rogers* CA

o   Nidia Funes* CA

o   Cyd Evans* NM

      31 singles players, 20 teams in age group doubles, 11 teams in skill level doubles

      228 doubles matches and 216 singles matches in 3 days!

      Thanks to our generous donors and bidders, we raised:

o   For Breast Cancer Research over $400

o   From the silent auction and banquet squares over $1000 was raised for the Military Racquetball Federation, the USARacquetball National Team, and the WSMRA

      Thanks to all of our amazing players, donors and volunteers!