Cowboys Win Fall-Winter Northampton Senior Center Billiards Championship
Team Eagles won the 2016-2017 Fall-Winter League Billiards Championship on March 20th during the tournament held at the James E. Kinney Senior Center, Richboro, PA.
The Eagles were captained by Bob Pavie and beat the Saints captained by Ralph Rodgers in the final best of three round 2-0
The winning team received binoculars compliments of League Commissioner Pete Palestina.
The league was comprised of 24 players on 6 teams with each team playing a total of 75 games during the regular season which started September 26th and ended with the playoffs on March 20th.
Shown in the photo of the winning team Cowboys with Commissioner Palestina are players (L-R): Janet Tomkins, Bob Pavie team captain and Fran Stratton. Also there is a photo collage of various players in action along with the winning team receiving their prizes.
The Spring-Summer league will begin play on April 24th and players have until April 17th to sign up. The league plays on Mondays unless there is a holiday closing in which case the games that week will be played on a Tuesday. Sign-up sheet is located in the billiards room of the Center. For additional information contact Pete Palestina at 215-322-1153.
A video of the tournament highlights can be viewed on YouTube at the following link:
The Northampton James E. Kinney Senior Centers indoor shuffleboard season came to an end on Friday, April 21st with a delicious catered breakfast and their championship game. Congratulations to team #13 who took 1st place! Team members pictured left to right are: Tom Trudgeon, Connie Trudgeon, Tom Erwin, Marian Erwin, (not pictured) Jim & Kathy Fitzgerald. The indoor shuffleboard league was comprised of 16 teams. They began their season in October and ended in April, just in time for the new bocce season to begin.