Monday, January 30, 2017

Inaugural Pickleball League Season in Aiken, SC

This past fall, Mo Garcia and Keith Shaver organized outdoor league play for three Aiken area pickleball programs from Woodside Country Club, The Reserve and Virginia Acres at Odell Weeks. The matches were played over six weeks with 102 participants on eight teams in MD and WD events. Play was competitive throughout and enjoyed by all the players. The season ended with a social at the Woodside Country Club on January 26 with 90 players/spouses in attendance.

Roaming trophies were presented to the 1st place teams in Women's Doubles ~ Pickled Pink, and in Men's Doubles ~ Woodside Picklers. MVP players honored for their "perfect record" season included Doug Lilly, Bev Edwards and Sandy Staiger.

The spring season is set to begin on March 1st and will run through May 31st.

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