April's Finest Awards Berths to the WTOC


Five Teams Earn Berths to the ISSA/ISF World Tournament of Champions

North Charleston, South Carolina - The April's Finest Senior Classic was played on April 15-17 and the Divisional winners each earned a berth in the ISSA/ISF World Tournament of Champions to be played Tampa and Plant City, Florida over the last weekend in January 2012.  The following senior teams earned their berth:

     55 Division - Triangle Masters, Chapel Hill, NC (Manager Mike Koch)

     60 Division - CH Engineering, Zebulon, NC (Manager Dan Piner)

     65 Division - Flip Dow Bonding, Gastonia, NC (Manager Flip Dow)

     70 Division - Hamels 70s (Major), Glen Burnie, MD (Manager Guy Cremen)

     70 Division - Carolina Cardinals (AAA), Apex, NC (Manager Walt Gustafson)

All teams playing in the ISSA/ISF World Tournament of Champions will be placed in their age/skill level division per their ISSA Rating as of November 1, 2011, the deadline for qualified teams to enter.  Congratulations to all the winners at the April's Finest (results and photos are on the ISSA Website.)

The next qualifier for the World Tournament of Champions will be May 13-15, 2011 at Drifton, PA.  This is a new ISSA event to be held at the Jake Kislan Complex and is sure to become a favorite for the senior players in the Northeast, many of whom probably played there in years past.  Entry will close on or about May 1.