1 on 1 Tournament Bracket Draw

24 people signed up for a chance to become The Best Bocce Player in Syracuse and tonight at Apex Entertainment, we drew the brackets.

We are going to be using the group play format this year so every player needed to be randomly selected to one of six groups.

Here is how we did it.  Every player was assigned a number based on the order in which they registered.  These numbers were recorded on a piece of paper, and kept secret.  Then, we filled a bucket with 24 numbered ping pong balls.   Everyone in attendance chose a ping pong ball at random out of a bucket … Read More »

Top 10 Reasons to Play Turbo Bocce

Turbo Bocce was invented in Syracuse and is designed to be played here! Here are 10 more reasons to try Turbo Bocce …

#1) Playing Bocce is the absolute best way to be social and meet new people

Did you know that bocce is considered America’s most social sport? Think it over, and you’ll see why this makes sense. When you play bocce you’re standing right next to your opponents, interacting with them. In our league you’ll often find yourself sharing drinks and food with the people you are playing against. You can’t help but meet new people and make new friends. Now contrast that with other recreational sports, like kickball or softball where your team is in … Read More »

Week 10 Pre-Game

Can you believe we’re at week 10?  There’s a make up day next week, and that will be the last day of the regular season.  You can play Tuesday and Wednesday of this week and next, but by next Wednesday your team should have played 30 games.  Any games you have not played by Midnight next Wednesday will be forfeit.  Everybody makes the playoffs no matter what.

 

Weather Forecast

I’m sure you heard the news, there will be rain.  But this is a good news/bad news situation.  Its going to be raining right up until 6, you can count on that.  But then the chance of rain goes way down. Its at 50% right now and dropping.  So stop by bocce at … Read More »

Week 5 Recap

I’ll remember Old Home Distillery Week for a long time. Great weather, great crowd, lots of fun, lots of good bocce, and of course liquor!!

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Here’s your daily sports orgasm … or sportsgasm as I call it.

Standout Team Performance

Sans Lumiere – In a fantastic inter-league game Sans Lumiere who in their second year are playing some of the best bocce anybody is playing right now, went up against Glory Rollers who I think may just be the favorites to win the Wednesday League, and managed to win 2 of the 3 games in a very close and very good series with scores of 11-8, 7-13, and 11-9.

Tuesday Night Lights – I don’t often include teams that lose … Read More »