Two dozen teams visited WAXAHACHIE, TEXAS June 7-10 to take part in the SPA MENS LONE STAR NIT.
TEAM ARKANSAS got the most for their money playing seven games (two pool/five bracket) on the way to the 50 major title.
ARKANSAS lost their opening bracket game 22-34 to MIXED BREED before coming through the loser’s bracket to beat MIXED BREED twice (27-23, 27-26) to win the championship.
OKLAHOMA RHINO and. BEATTEX VETS were the others in the four team bracket.
MAN CAVE had an easier time in the 50 AAA group going 2-0 in pool and 3-0 in bracket play.
The 50 AAA champs beat DEMOLITION SOFTBALL 25-11 in the finals after beating them 20-19 in earlier bracket play.
BULLETTS finished third followed by DIAMOND STATE, GULF COAST and ETX.
Lots of winners in the seven team 70’s and 75-80 group.
TEXAS LEGENDS beat SAN ANTONIO 80’s 21-10 for the 75/80 PLUS crown. SA 80’s took the 80’s title with the SAN ANTONIO DESPERADOES the 75 CHAMPS..
The LOUISIANA LEGENDS downed OKIES 24-18 for the 70 AAA title with HILL CONTRACTING going home as 75 MAJOR CHAMP.
AUSTIN MERCHANTS was the fourth team in the bracket.
Five teams went at it for the 60 PLUS championship. GONZALES INSULATION downed TEXAS THUNDER 20-18 in the finals. GONZALES TOOK 60 MAJOR honors with the THUNDER 60 AAA winner. The TEXAS LEGENDS took the 60 AA crown.
Others in the five-team group were CARRIAGE HOUSE and DALLAS SPURS.
Robson ranch bested HOOKS for the 65 title.
“As always the WAXAHACHIE event was exciting and competitive becoming a very popular TEXAS tournament ,” SPA President and CEO RIDGE HOOKS said. “I think by now everyone not only knows how to spell WAXAHACHIE but also pronounce it.”