League picnic

For the past 11 weeks several area players have been competing in an independent ladder league. That league wrapped up on Saturday with a picnic and a triple-elimination rally tournament at Pioneer Park. Mohammed (Mo) Ali and Eric Wong won the tournament.

A total of 48 full-time players competed in the league, with trophies awarded to Gold, Silver, and Bronze division winners. Eric Wong won the gold, Don Harper the silver, and Deb Lind the bronze.
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GRAND OPENING OF NEW DEDICATED COURTS IN CHANHASSEN AND RICHFIELD

Please join the fun at these two Grand Opening Ceremonies. Four new dedicated courts in Chanhassen and eight new dedicated courts in Richfield. Enjoy great pickleball, food, drinks and refreshments. Mingle with fellow players, local officials, SW Metro Club leaders, Park and Rec VIP’s and local media outlets. Don’t miss it!

Chanhassen: Roundhouse Park; Tuesday, June 20th at 6 pm
6900 Minnewashta Pkwy, Chanhassen, MN 55331

Richfield: Washington Park; Wednesday, June 21, 5:30 to 7 pm
7600 17th Avenue, Richfield, MN 55423

Summer clinics provided by Eden Prairie Community Center

The Eden Prairie Community Center will be providing summer clinics and drills at Franlo Park beginning in June. Three types of sessions will be offered based on skill level. When registering, be sure you’re registering for the appropriate session.

New player clinics: http://swmetropickleball.org/event/eden-prairie-new-player-clinics/

Recreational skills clinics: http://swmetropickleball.org/event/eden-prairie-skills-clinics/

Intermediate drills: http://swmetropickleball.org/event/eden-prairie-outdoor-drills/