Arizona 2023 Tournament Results

While “snow birding” in Surprise, Arizona during winter 2023, Coach Mark played eleven tournament events (six singles, four mixed doubles, one men’s doubles) and won ten medals in 4.0-4.5/50+ competition. Here are the specifics:

  • Legacy Championships (silver in men’s singles)
  • Legacy Classic (gold in men’s singles)
  • Happy Trails Classic (bronze in mixed doubles w/ partner Joan Boyll)
  • PPA Desert Ridge Open (gold in men’s singles)
  • Wylder Cup (silver in men’s mini-singles and bronze in mixed doubles w/ Joan Boyll)
  • Kokapelli Classic (bronze in mixed doubles w/ partner Judy Musgrave)
  • PPA Arizona Grand Slam Open (gold in men’s singles)
  • USA Pickleball Southwest Regionals (silver in men’s singles and bronze in men’s doubles w/ partner Bob Dunst)
Southwest Regional Medals
Arizona 2023 Tournament Medals

By winning silver in men’s singles in the 4.0-4.5/65 age bracket, Coach Mark now has the opportunity to pre-register for the Diamond Amateur Championships in early December in Florida. Winners at the Diamond Amateur will earn “gold tickets” to the U.S. Pickleball Association’s National Championship Tournament in Dallas in November 2024.