The club will be closed for Thanksgiving day, on Thursday Nov. 26, 2015.
Happy Thanksgiving, and see you Saturday.
Results for Nov 21 El Paso Fall Open
It was a BIG day for Chinoz Rojas and Augusto Rodriguez as they won Group A and Group B respectively and also claimed U-3500 doubles in a 3-way tie.
Chinoz was seeded 4th (out of 9) and upset Gustavo Martinez and Mark Flores in 5 game battles and also came back from being down 2-1 to defeat Adam Block of Tucson, AZ to claim the $100 1st prize.
Augusto was seeded 9th (out of 9) and played solidly to finish 7-1 and claim the 1st prize of $60.
Chinoz and Augusto also went 3-1 in U-3500 Doubles to claim the $40 1st prize.
They won a 3-way tiebreak over Shekhar and YJ of Santa Fe and Gustavo and Luc of El Paso.
Individual results below.
Chinoz Rojas(EP) 8-0, Mark Flores(EP) 7-1, Adam Block(AZ) 6-2, Gus Martinez(EP) 5-3,
ChaeSun Jimenez(EP) 3-5, Shekhar Deshpande(NM) 3-5, Michael Gopin(EP) 2-6,
Tom Wintrich(NM) 2-6, and Kali Goring(NM) 0-8
Augusto Rodriguez(EP) 7-1, Amit Lopes(EP) 7-1, YJ Kim(NM) 6-2, Sean Ko(EP) 5-3, Marty Alvarado(EP) 4-4, Luc Longpre(EP) 3-5,
Ralph Tanner(EP) 2-6, Kyle Moyant(NM) 2-6 and Jay DeManuel(NM) 0-8
A HUGE thank you goes out to all of our out-of-town competitors for attending…Adam Block-Tucson, Shekhar Deshpande-Santa Fe,Tom Wintrich-ABQ, Kali Goring-Santa Fe, YJ Kim-Santa Fe, Kyle Moyant-NM, and Jay DeManuel-Alamogordo.
Thanks to Ronald Meeks for helping manage the tourney and coaching his fellow El Paso club members.
Santa Fe, NM Double Round-Robin Tournament Oct 24 Highlights
48 players from NM, TX, CO, CA, Indiana and Europe competed in 4 groups based on playing level – A, B, C, D
Our El Paso participant results were as follows
Gustavo Martinez – took 2nd in Group A taking home $100 going 9-1 for the day( lost the final 19-17 in the 5th game to Ron Pickett of ABQ in a very impressive display of forehand looping by both players)
Ronald Meeks – took 3rd in Group A taking home $50 going 8-2 on the day
Michael Gopin – finished Group A in tie for 5th/6th going 6-2 on the day
Luc Longpre – finished Group B in tie for 7th/8th going 4-4 for the day
Nov 21 7th annual El Paso Fall Open
Probable entries for Nov 21st Fall Open
1) Mark Flores (EP) 2031
2) Gustavo Martinez (EP) 1939
3) Chinoz Rojas (Mex) 1938
4) Adam Block (AZ) 1915
5) Michael Gopin (EP) 1774
6) Shekhar Deshpande (NM) 1753
7) ChaeSun Jimenez (EP) 1693
8) Tom Wintrich (NM) 1624
9) Kali Goring (NM) 1586
10) YJ Kim (NM) 1521
11) Sean Ko (EP) 1505
12) Luc Longpré (EP) 1480
13) Amit Lopes (EP) UR~1475
14) Kyle Moyant (NM) 1446
15) Ralph Tanner (EP) 1420
16) Jay DeManuel (NM) 1392
17) Marty Alvarado (EP) 1374
18) Augusto Cazares (Mex) 1273
U-3500 Doubles entries
ChaeSun Jimenez / Mike Gopin 3467
Mark Flores / Jay DeManuel 3423
Gustavo Martinez / Luc Longpré 3419
Shekhar Despandes / YJ Kim 3274
Chinoz Rojas / Augusto Cazares 3211
Kali Goring / Tom Wintrich 3210
Kyle Moyant 1463 / looking for partner ?
Handicap League (Oct-Dec 2015)
After the first month in our league, the current leaders are:
1) Rudy Urias, 13-6 (W-L), 32pts
2) Augusto Cazares, 11-3, 25pts
3) Marlon Swaby, 4-9, 17pts
4) Gustavo Martinez, 6-2, 14pts
5) Luc Longpré, 4-5, 13pts
6) Ralph Tanner, 5-3, 13pts
See results (.pdf), as of 10/31/2015.
Handicap League (Jun-Aug 2015) Results
League Results for Jun-Aug 2015:
1) Ronald Meeks, 22-14 (W-L), 58pts
2) Luc Longpré, 24-9, 57pts
3) Rudy Urias, 18-15, 46pts (2-1 head to head with Cruz)
4) Cruz Talamantes, 16-19, 51pts
5) Mark FLores, 16-16, 48pts
6) Sean Ko, 16-15, 47pts
See the final results.
2015 US Open
Coach only coaching and Michael doing battle at the US Open in Las Vegas
Mike’s 1st event U-1800 he made the round of 16, which is pretty good considering there must have been over 175 entries in that event alone.
Mike also made the round of 16 in the event U-1850 O-18.
Results from the 4th Annual Robert Bluestone Memorial tourney
$75 Mark Flores 2011
$60 Mark Nordby 2112
$50 Gaspard Cabanes 1609
$40 Tom Wintrich 1724
$15 Luc Longpre 1429
$10 Ralph Tanner 1356
$40 Jay DeManuel and Mark FLores
$20 Luc Longpré and Ronald Meeks
Rudy won this shirt, donated by Nexy.
Rest of the competitors: Ronald Meeks 1748, Mike Gopin 1714, Robert Compton 1702, Kali Goring 1637, Kyle Moyant 1619, YJ Kim 1367, Carney Foy 1332, Jay DeManuel 1089, Rudy Urias UR, Dennis McCaffrey UR
Special Thanks to all who traveled here from New Mexico ! Gaspard, Tom, Kali, Kyle, YJ, Carney, Jay and Dennis
Come And Join Us In Our Beautiful Club !