The inaugural Skierski Cup was contested on Friday night, with 5 teams participating. The teams of John Kohler and Jeff Hanson; and George Ewe and Rob Ferrese finished atop the round robin standings at 3-1 apiece. John and Jeff then took the top seed and accompanying bye into the finals via a stirring 15-14 comeback win in the tiebreaking game. In the semifinal match George and Rob put away a stuborn foe in Don Gorecki and Tom Ferrese 21-15. The final was another ding dong battle with John and Jeff prevailing 21-19. The Commisioner was overheard saying “This one’s for you, Bob” and “I hope they have Schmidt’s in heaven” while enjoying a cold beer during the post tournament celebration.
League play starts in 2 weeks on Friday night, 10/2. The schedule is posted on the website. See you then.