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.

Vegas Odds

 

I bet you’re wondering what your odds of victory in the playoffs are!

I found the mathematical formulas that a Vegas Sports Book uses to predict baseball games and guess what? We keep all the necessary inputs to use their formulas! This means we can find out find out how a Vegas sportsbook would handicap each one of our games! And I’ve done exactly that!

After doing this for a few years I’ve found that Vegas is right more than they are wrong, but they are wrong plenty. The really interesting part is that they rarely give the underdog a higher chance of winning, but when … Read More »

Turbo Bocce Finals Info and Vegas Odds

The Turbo Bocce Finals happens this Saturday, and here are a few things you need to know.

Playoffs are a best of 3 series, so unlike the regular season if you win the first two games (or lose) the series is over.
When you lose in the playoffs your season is, sadly, over.
All playoff games take place at Noon. If you can’t make that time call me at 315-254-3639. If you don’t call and don’t show, you forfeit and your season is over.
This tournament will go all day long and probably finish around 6pm
Everybody (even the teams that don’t make the final tournament )should show up by 6pm because we will have our end of the year party where we give … Read More »