Italian Fest Bocce Tournament Info

The third leg of the bocce triple crown is just around the corner!  Here are the details.

When: Saturday, September 16th at 9 am

Where: Bocce courts are located in front of Syracuse City Hall – 233 E Washington St, Syracuse, NY 13202.  Parking is located in front of J. Ryans – 253 E Water St, Syracuse, NY 13202.

How Much:  $80 per team/$20 per player

Details:

This is a 4 on 4 tournament played inside a court, on grass, all players much roll each shot.
Double Elimination
Games start at 9am and will go until 5pm-ish if you win the whole thing.
I suggest having at least one player show up at 8:30am to register their team.
If you want to play but need teammates join this group:  teammates https://www.facebook.com/groups/1221969951242261/?source=create_flow
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What’s On the Line at Festa Italia Tomorrow?

Its been nine years since we were the hated new kids on the block at the Syracuse Italian Fest bocce tournament.  In those days half the festival showed up at the bocce courts and rooted for us to lose . . . and we made sure they went home disappointed not just once, but for seven straight years (for more information on the crazy story of the first Italian Fest tournament click HERE and scroll down to Number 7).

Last year was the first year that Turbo Bocce competed in the Italian Fest bocce tournament and did not win it.  Pretty disappointing considering the year before we managed to take 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place for the first time ever.  Once … Read More »

Festa Italia

Everything you need to know about the upcoming Syracuse Italian Fest bocce tournament!

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1) This bocce tournament is the 3rd leg of the Bocce Triple Crown along with our 1 on 1 tournament, and our championship.

2) This is a 4 on 4 double elimination tournament.

3) They play bocce in a court and the rule is you have to roll the ball.

4) It costs $60 per team to play ($15 per person).

5) Games start at 9am this Saturday the 17th.

6) No pre-registration just show up before 9 with the money and you get to play.

7) Turbo Bocce teams won the last 7 championships up until … Read More »

Triple Crown Standings

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The three triple crown tournaments are the Best Bocce Player In Syracuse tournament (1 on 1). the Turbo Bocce Championship (2 on 2), and the Italian Fest (4 on 4).

To win the triple crown you have to win all three events.  Spoiler alert, nobody did that this year, but we can still determine the overall standings for all three events.

The way we do it is, you receive three points for winning a tournament, two points for finishing in second place, and one point for finishing in third.

Here are the standings:

Best Bocce Player In Syracuse:

Greg Griffo – 3 points
Bryan Mullane – 2 points
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