BRISTOL — The Sodbusters Horseshoe Pitching Club will host its 23rd annual Roger Forgues Sr./Fall Finale Horseshoe Tournament at its Bristol courts on Sunday, Oct. 13.
This non-sanctioned tournament is open to all horseshoe players – young and old. Check-in at the site at 110 Airport Drive (behind the American Legion) is at 9 a.m., and games will start at 9:30 a.m. Entry fee is $10 per person.
Players will compete in a round robin format in which competitors will draw partners after each game.
Food and drinks will be available.
For more information contact Mike Brown at 453-2219 or mbrownie56...
BRISTOL — Two members of the Sodbusters Horseshoe Pitching Club earned titles when the group hosted its annual Sodbusters Fall Roundup Tournament on Sunday, Sept. 15.
Dawn Coleman won Class C, where she scored 226 points with a 43.23 ringer percentage. In Class D, Mistylee Baird claimed the title with 249 points and pitched ringers 40.88 percent of the time. Both achieved 6-1 records against the competition.
The winner of the Class A division was Massachusetts pitcher Shelly Martinez, who went 7-0, tallied 254 points and posted a ringer percentage of 70.96. No Sodbusters placed in Class A.
BRISTOL — Two members of the Sodbusters Horseshoe Pitching Club earned titles when the group hosted the Vermont State Championships at their Bristol courts this past Sunday.
Nick Preston won the Men’s Class A title and Debra Brown won the Women’s Class A crown.
Other champions were: Neil Kennedy, who went 6-0 to win the Elders title, and Dakota Santor and Karsen Yerry share the Junior Cadet title.
A total of 66 pitchers competed.
The results for Sodbusters pitchers were:
Elders A: 1. Neil Kennedy and 4. Ron Williamson.
Men’s A: 4. Michael Devino, 5. John Remy and 8. Michael Brown.
Men’s B: 2...