Triple Crown Standings

Before the Italian Fest bocce tournament started I said on Facebook “Last year we won 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 5th place. Lets add 4th to the collection!” In retrospect I should have clarified. I wanted us to win 1st, 2nd, 3rd, AND 4th, and 5th too. Not just fourth … but just fourth is what we won. Congrats to Mike, Allison, Monica, and Tim for doing better than anybody else in the league, but lets face it, as a league we earned ourselves a big slice of failure cake.

After winning Italian Fest 8 years in a row, we have now failed to win it … Read More »

Monday Bocce!

Monday is the Sand League’s championship night!   Just like during our championship there will be side one on one tournaments for cash, beer, food, and awards!  Think about stopping by.  We’ll also continue planning next year.  Big things on the horizon!

Games played at the Beginning II on Bridge St.

Possible Rule Changes

We had a great informational meeting last night, with all kinds of fun events planned, and also some rule changes discussed.

Here are the potential rule changes, please leave any thoughts/concerns in the comments section.

Playoff substitutions – If your partner can’t play in a playoff game you don’t have to forfeit, but you won’t be allowed to bring in your own hand-chosen ringer either.  From now on the league will have 3 or 4 players available and on hand to be used as substitutes during the playoffs, and your team will be assigned a substitute player at random on the day … Read More »

Championship Vegas Odds!

Who reached the Turbo Bocce championship? Here are the updated brackets, complete with Vegas Odds! As always the Vegas Odds come from a formula that an actual Vegas Sportsbook uses to predict baseball games which we have all the statistical inputs necessary to compute.

Los Moppines Bracket

1 seed Los Moppines vs 17 seed Double A’s … And Vegas Says … Los Moppines have a 71% chance of victory.

*9 seed Blue Balls vs 24 seed Buff Ave Babes … And Vegas Says … Coin Flip!! According to Vegas each team has an even 50% chance of winning this game. Vegas’s love for Buff Ave Babes continues!

*This is a make up game, the winner of this game will advance … Read More »