2018 Tournament Champions:
Open Division First Place of $5,000 sponsored by Bergey’s Inc. – Spruce Lake Retreat
Team – “Whack A Mole” – Owen Longacre and Angela Bishop
Novice Division First Place of $1,000 — Plumstead Christian School
Team – “Plumstead Panthers” – Pat Fitzpatrick and Curt Stoudt
Survivor Croquet First Place of $1,000 — Butter Valley Community Church – “Butter Ballers”
Two Croquet tournaments in one fun weekend!
Friday, June 1, evening:
6:30-7:30 p.m. 10th Anniversary All-Star Exhibition Match Complete with play by play and color announcing to illustrate the best strategies and tactics of the top players.
Survivor Croquet for Junior and Senior High Youth Groups. Teams of 6 compete for up to $1000 in prize money toward service/mission trips.
Saturday, June 2 – Nonprofit Invitational Croquet Tournament. Opening rounds Saturday morning; quarter-final, semi-final and championship rounds Saturday afternoon. New and some returning players may qualify for new Novice division.
Saturday, June 2, 11:30 a.m. UNIVEST Lunch Bash. Our celebration and “thank you” to tournament sponsors. Representatives of each organization receive a $500 from Bergey’s, Inc.
Prizes for Open Division:
First Place – $5,000 sponsored by Bergey’s Inc.
Second Place – $2,500 sponsored by Detweiler, Hershey & Associates, P.C.
Third Place – $1,250 sponsored by Compass Ion Advisors, LLC
Fourth through Sixth Place – $500 each
Novice Division–$1000 first place; $500 second place.
Croquet clinics and open play is held Sunday afternoons in April and May from 2-4 p.m. on the MHC lawn.
Nonprofit Invitational Tournament:
All teams will play for area nonprofit organizations. Each organization registers two teams of two people. In addition, independent teams may register to play for one of the participating nonprofit organizations. There is a maximum of five teams playing for each organization. Players who are new to the tournament or have never qualified for afternoon play may be eligible to play in the Novice division. This must be indicated at the time of registration and will be limited in number. Both players must qualify as “novices” to compete in Novice.
Survivor Croquet Tournament for Senior High Youth Groups:
Local junior and senior high youth groups are invited to compete for prize money towards their upcoming service/mission trips. Survivor Croquet is a fast-paced croquet game played in 20 minute rounds. Entry fee is $30 per team of 6 players. Survivor Croquet Clinics for teams can be scheduled at no cost. Contact Steve Diehl at firstname.lastname@example.org or 215.256.3020 if you would like to schedule a free clinic.
Proceeds benefit the Mennonite Heritage Center. For questions, contact: email@example.com, phone: 215-256-3020 x115.
The WHACK & ROLL Nonprofit Invitational Croquet Tournament is a tournament professionally managed by Croquet Your Way, LLC.