Owensboro Pickleball Association raises funds for Boys and Girls Club

October 7, 2018 | 3:00 am

Updated October 7, 2018 | 10:27 am

According to their website, Owensboro Pickleball Association, Inc. was founded in September 2017, and the founder and a five-member board of directors have been actively planning for age division tournaments and eventually age and level division tournaments.
The Owensboro Pickleball Association had 8 divisions in the Cliff Hagan Boys and Girls Club “Sizzling September” Pickleball Tournament held Sept. 29.
The tournament raised $3,386 in proceeds for the Cliff Hagan Boys and Girls Club.
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Pictured from left: Gary Estes, Ryan Bibb, Steve Winkler (Boys and Girls club representative), and  Rene’ Kuegel
The next tournament, Zero Zero Fresh Start for Women fundraiser Pickleball Tournament is Friday, Nov. 9 at the Owensboro Christian Church Recreation Center.
According to Rene’ Kuegel, Executive Director of OPA, a sanctioned tournament is scheduled at the Owensboro Convention Center in February 2019, and other events are being scheduled throughout the year that will involve all, not just pickleball players.

October 7, 2018 | 3:00 am

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