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New "B" a Success 10-27-2018
West Orange, NJ
written by: marjorie
The Montclair Golf Club hosted the inaugural Montclair Women's B tournament on Friday, October 26 to rave reviews. The 16 team field competed in beautiful paddle weather at MGC and Essex Fells Country Club. After numerous highly competitive matches throughout the day, locals Wendy Foley and Karen Ross emerged as the champions, defeating Canoe Brook's Pam Randazzo and Ellen Moore in a tight, late afternoon match by the score of 7-5, 7-6. Other winners are: Consolation - Susanne Bernt & Diane Foshay from Mendham Golf & Tennis Club, who lost to the eventual champs in the first round; Reprieve - Ros [ read more ]

"B" the Best! 01-31-2018
Essex Fells, NJ
written by: marjorie
The day started with misty rain, but by afternoon the skies had cleared and the benches were lined with spectators. The Essex Fells Men's B platform tennis tournament played through it all. Ari Borinsky & Brent Hardy outlasted Matt Snyder & Evan Zimmer in a topsy-turvy final 7-6, 1-6, 6-0. (Congrats on your first championship, Brent!) Other winners include: Consolation - Larry Friedman & Mike Fraser; Last Chance - Tim Perrotta & Gordie Miczak; Reprieve - Jay Grant & Steve Bernt; and Quarterfinal Reprieve - John Holland & Gary Chin. [ read more ]

Another Classic! 12-17-2017
Short Hills, NJ
written by: marjorie
The New Jersey Men's Platform Tennis Association (NJMPTA) League Classic is no doubt the largest single draw tournament in the country. It is also the most fun! The 160 team field saw a lot of good play on Saturday, and the tournament will continue for 2 more days. Backdraw semis and finals are scheduled for Sunday morning. The Main Draw semis and finals will be played on Monday beginning at 5:30 PM. Everyone is invited to come to Essex Fells Country Club to enjoy Vinny's cooking (and a beverage) and watch some great play. Last year's finalists, Champions Jamie Ferriero & Steve DeRose will face p [ read more ]

Busy Bs in Essex Fells 11-17-2017
Essex Fells, NJ
written by: Marjorie
Finalists at the Essex Fells Country Club Women's B Platform Tennis Tournament are all smiles at the end of a full day of play. Lisa Fuydal & Linda Manolis (Runners Up) and Kathy Sprague & Brenda Colvin show off the champagne they are sure to enjoy tonight! Other winners include: Consolation - Susanne Bernt & Diane Foshay; Reprieve - Twins Elissa Cordrey & Andrea Flood; and Lucky Losers - Priscilla McAleney & Kay Sutaria. It was a beautiful fall day filled with a lot of fun! [ read more ]

Essex Fells Women's B 11-21-2016
Essex Fells, NJ
written by: Mikk
The women gathered for another B tournament - this one based at Essex Fells Country club - and a day of fun and friends! By mid-afternoon, Katy Hobbis and Liz Landy had captured the crown, defeating Nancy Leccese and Gina Patterson in the finals. Other bracket winners were Jamie Heckelman and Cassie Burke, Amanda Falk and Christina Melchionni and Suzy Verchick and Andrea Flood. See the draw [ read more ]

The Lake
The Lake Invitational

Franklin Lakes, NJ
Another tournament...another title! Ana Brzova and Viki Stoklasova claimed their second title of the season at the inaugural Lake Invitational, held at the Indian Trail Club. Tournament Director Ana turned the former women's portion of the Atlantic Classic into a Women's Only event that ran simultaneously with the men's tournament being held at Essex Fells Country Club. Ana and Viki defeated Cynthia Dardis and Amy Shay by the score of 6-4, 6-2. Other winners: Quarterfinal Reprieve - Kerri Delmonico and Lauren Gebbia; Reprieve - Karin Kochis and Jaclyn Williamson; Consolation - Michaela Babicova and Marina Ruiz de Gauna and Last Chance - Abigail Burke and Patty Cromie. See the full draws here

The Classic

Short Hills, NJ
With a full 128-team draw (and many teams on the Wait List), the NJMPTA League Classic was once again a rousing success. This year, the weather cooperated to make it a fun day for the spectators as well! Sunday morning will see the semifinals (followed by the finals) of all four backdraw categories - Consolation, Reprieve, Buckshot and Last Chance. All these matches will take place at the Short HIlls Club, with semifinal play beginning at 8:30 AM and finals to follow. The Main Draw semifinals and finals will be held over until Monday evening. Play will begin at 7:00 at Essex Fells Country Club. Fans, friends, spouses and casual observers are invited to join the festivities that evening.

View the "completed" draw by clicking here.

Atlantic Women's B

Essex Fells, NJ
The ladies took center stage at Essex Fells Country Club on Friday, with 12 teams competing for the "B" crown. The winners were Jill Collins and Regina Feeney, who defeated Carolyn Vegliante and Katie Bizub in the finals by the score of 6-3, 6-4. The Consolation title went to Kathy Petersen and Nancy Leccese, over Liz Dunn and Gail Bradley. Reprieve Winners were Amy Massa and Patrice Shapiro, who outlasted Jane Parkes and Elizabeth Del Duca 1-6, 6-0, 6-4. Juliet Little-Broderick and Beth Jennings won the Last Chance bracket; Sue Mackie and Regina Kelly won the Reprieve Consolation; and Patty Corn and Gigi Foley-Cox took 3rd Place over Beth Madsen and Marla Kearney by a score of 6-3, 3-6, 6-2. View the complete draw

Atlantic Classic NRT
Newcomers to paddle

Essex Fells, NJ
The Atlantic Classic Men's and Women's NRT was played this weekend at Essex Fells Country Club and surrounding clubs, and featured some new partnerships as well as some newcomers to paddle. Pictured are newcomers George and Sebastien (2nd tournament) and Jared (1st tournament) who had success on Saturday. In the end, the seeds in the men's draw held, with #1 Anthony Cosimano/Steve DeRose defeating #2 Brad Easterbrook/Lennart Jonason. The women's draw was not as predictable, with both seeds exiting before the finals. Ana Brzova/Lauren Cash outlasted Lauren Mandell/Gerri Viant to take the title by a score of 6-4, 1-6, 6-3. View the complete results: Men's       Women's

Atlantic Classic Women's B
Atlantic Classic

Essex Fells, NJ
Once again, the Atlantic Classic opens the Women's B season. This one-day event will take place on Friday, October 15 at Essex Fells Country Club and area clubs. Drew Broderick promises another great day of paddle! This is a great way to hone your game against players from other series. Space in the tournament is limited to 16 teams, so sign up early! Learn more about this event or sign up to play.

Atlantic Classic Women's "B"

Atlantic Classic

Essex Fells, NJ
The 2009 Women's "B" season begins with the Atlantic Classic, to be held at the Essex Fells Country Club on Friday, October 16th. Director Drew Broderick encourages you to sign up early for this early season event, as space is limited.

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atlantic classic
Essex Fells, NJ
The Atlantic Classic, scheduled for January 18-20, is back for the third year. Last year a Women's division was added. This season Tournament Director Drew Broderick is offering a Women's B tournament as well. Sign up is online.

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