Bob Larocque

Bean Bag Baseball-Week 8

Week 8 of the BBBL is in the books and brings to an end the ‘regular’ season schedule, and finalizes the seeds for our tourney. The SUPER WEDNESDAY Elimination Tournament begins on Wednesday, November 13 with 2 rounds of play, and finishes with the FINAL FOUR, and CHAMPIONSHIP game on November 27. Teams will fall…

Petanque-November/2019 Tournament

On Saturday November 2nd the Pétanque Committee gathered their peeps and held their November tournament under beautiful skies, a light breeze and a very comfy playing temperature.  Captains of the 16 teams consisting of 64 players tossed out their first boules at 9am sharp, with the familiar blast from the air horn by Petanque Chair…

Bean Bag Baseball – Week 7

This past Wednesday October 30, the ‘Cross Over’ section of our schedule continued with the American League teams having both games as the home team. Heading down the stretch of the regular season schedule we have just 1 more week until the ‘seeds’ for the SUPER WEDNESDAY Tournament will be decided. Like last week our…

Bean Bag Baseball-Crossover Schedule

Fresh off our mid season bye week, the BBBL resumed play on October 23 with Week 6 and the beginning of the ‘Cross Over’ section of the schedule.  Up until this point, games have just been against opponents within their own league….but now National teams will be facing American teams the rest of the way.…

BBBL-Bean Bag Baseball Week 5

Are you kidding me??? Whoa, Stop The Presses!!! You might have thought it was the 4th of July with all the fireworks this past Wednesday in the Clubhouse.  Homeruns were a plenty on Week 5 of the schedule with many teams flexing their power heading into the bye week. Divisional play is over, and after our…

October Petanque Tournament

The first Petanque tourney of the new season had a bit of everything with welcoming hugs and handshakes, a sprinkling of our returning northern friends, the always tantalizing aroma of dogs on the BBQ, instruction on how to properly rake a court…..and even a rain delay! Team Captains were instructed to toss out their first…

BBBL-Week 4 Bean Bag Baseball

This week marked the halfway mark of the BBBL South Fall season and just 1 week left in Divisional play before our ‘crossover’ schedule begins after the bye week. Let’s get to the action….. BB Busters vs Dynamites…The high octane Dynamites were shooting blanks in Game 1 as the BB Busters took advantage and handed…

BBBL-Bean Bag Baseball Week 3

And then there was one….The National Division co-leaders the Dynamites, are the only team still undefeated in the BBBL after Week 3.  Thanks to their 4 wins and 2 ties, the Dynamites blast into a tie for top spot with the Firecrackers (5 wins and 1 loss)….both teams now have 10 pts. The American Division…

Bean Bag Baseball – Week 2

The Bean Bag Baseball League (BBBL) continues with the Week 2 schedule results.  So far early in our new season we quickly notice two things….1) Ties are happening and are a good way for a team to earn 1 pt in the standings and 2) The Firecrackers will again be a tough team to beat.…