Lake, Michigan: September 10-12, 2004
Saturday November 19, 2005 7:55 PM
LOUNGE "FALL BASH"
Another successful turnout occurred at Skip’s during this
year’s Skip’s Fall Bash. A total of 72 shuffleboard
patrons participated in this three day tournament (surpassing
last year’s 68), including the following events: AB Draw
Partner on Friday, ABC Draw Partner on Saturday, and Open Singles
on Sunday. Just under $13,000 was up for grabs. Players came
from far and wide, including Nevada’s Chris Passariello
and Missouri’s Jerry Romay and Frank Edelen. Thanks for
your continued support in your travels!
On Friday, 22 teams participated in the AB Draw Partner event.
Taking first place year were Bill Kane and Slick Parrish
(sponsored by Jim Earl Madary).Second
place winners were Bill Niswonger and CoCo Brown
(sponsored by Bill Kane) Tthird
place recipients were Jim Earl Madary & George Nelson
(sponsored by Jim Long). Fourth
place went to Dennis Stantz & Carolyn Perry (sponsored
by Mark Holland).
20 teams battled in the ABC Draw Partner Event. Fierce competition
resulted in first place victory going to John Tischler,
Don Parkhurst, and Slick Parrish (sponsored by Mark
Holland) with Jim Earl Madary, Bill Niswonger, and Melinda
Flynn (sponsored by Betty Parrish) finishing in second,
and Dennis Stantz, Cindy Brown, and Terrie Tischler
in third (sponsored by Betty Parrish). Finishing in fourth place
were Jim Long, Bobby Auten, and Deb Kern (sponsored
by Richard Reist).
Sunday heat continued, as 16 people competed in the Open Singles.
Scott Auten went on to take first place (sponsored
by Steve Auten), with Jim Long in second (sponsored
by Scott Auten) and Chris Passariello (sponsored
by Jimmy Kumpula) in third close behind.
Tournament Directors CoCo and Cindy Brown would like to thank
the many people who helped to ensure the continued success of
this annual event. Special recognition should be given to Mr.
and Mrs. Skip Sliwa (owners of Skip’s Lounge) and the
rest of the staff for their generous hospitality, including
a great food spread. Special thanks are also extended to Bracketeer
Rob Kern, Carolyn Perry, Alonzo Cottrell, Co-Directors Tom and
Jackie Meagher, and auctioneer’s Steve Auten, Jerry Siebert,
and Bill Kane.
As a Beta Tester for the new Computer
Peas program currently under construction, I would also
like to personally thank Eddie Brayman and the rest of the Beta
Testers for the wonderful job being done on this new age software.
This was the first non-simulated tournament I have used Peas
for and the capabilities and efficiencies of this program most
certainly bring shuffleboard tournament technology to a new