Commencement Cup Arena Polo Tournament

Date:    Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Newport Polo’s Commencement Cup Arena Polo Tournament A very impressive Class of '17 competed on Saturday, May 20 in the Commencement Cup tournament, as they gear up for grass polo in the coming months. This event gives players the opportunity to showcase their skills as they progress in their polo career.

Team A: in Navy - Clark Curtis (1),Meg Stowe (2), Peter Jenkins (3)
Team B: in Red - Andy Janik (1), Matt Janik (2), Heather Boucher (3)
Team C: in White – Eric Schneider (1), Mike Mangili (2), Bob Barton (3)
 
The first game featured teams B and C. The winner of the first match was Team C with a score of 3 - 2.
The second game featured teams C and A. The winner of the second match was Team A with a score of 4 - 1.
The final game featured teams A and B. The winner of the third match was Team B with a score of 3 - 2.
 
Deciding who the winner of the event was rather difficult as all players played extremely well. Team A was decided to be the overall winner of the tournament as they had the highest goal ratio. 
 

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