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    WPH R48Pro VIII Stop #3 – Portland (Dec 27-30) & USHA Jr Nationals

    by DV

    December 27th-30th, 2018 Portland, Oregon – Multnomah – When the WPH Visited the Multnomah Athletic Club back in 2016 it was immediately viewed as one of the most successful stops on the professional handball tour. Players and Fans alike enjoyed the amazing hospitality of the MAC, near-perfect weather of the Great Pacific Northwest, and awesome play from the event participants. Back in 2016, the WPH teamed up with the USHA to host this mega-event, as the National Master Singles took place at the same venue as the WPH Player’s...

  • Stop #2 Wraps

    Lenning, Casey, Fink Nab Memorial Crystal

    by DV

    Tucson, AZ, WPH Press, 11/4/18- Day 3: Sunday Sunday featured the conclusion of one of 2018’s best events, as the R48, WR48, and SR48 pros battled in The Memorial finals and playoffs, while juniors and amateur players were also in action on Championship Sunday. R48 Men’s Pro Final Sean Lenning announced that he would be winning the 2018 Tucson Memorial when he stepped foot on the facility at the Tucson Racquet Club and fulfilled his prediction on Sunday, dictating play and never allowing Carroll into the match. Lenning raced to a 9-1 lead in...

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    2018/19 Race4Eight Professional Tour, by ESPN

    by DV

    The World Players of Handball is thrilled to announce the 2018/19 Race 4 Eight Men’s Pro, Women’s Race 4 Eight, and Senior Race 4 Eight tour seasons, featuring nine events starting in Atlanta, GA in early October and ending with the Aces Race 4 Eight Player’s Championship seven months later in Salt Lake City, UT. The Race 4 Eight Men’s Pros will compete in six “full” R48 stops and three R48LTE stops, with all nine events counting towards the official R48 Power Rankings, while the WR48 and SR48 pros will each compete in three...

  • R48 w/Less Calories

    WPH Introduces: Race4Eight Light (LTE)

    by DV

    The World Players of Handball Foundation R48 LTE The R48 LTE The WPH is thrilled to announce the “R48 LTE,” the light version of a typical Race 4 Eight tour stop, but with a few changes. The R48 LTE will offer prize money and reduced R48 ranking points; meanwhile, still counting towards the current Race Season [R48Pro VIII].  Race LTE will allow R48 pros and R48 hopefuls to play more official matches, to fine-tune their games, while also spreading the word of handball in more cities around the country. R48 LTE events are designed to promote...

Exhibition of Champions

Posted on: Nov 15 2018 - 3:45pm | #0
In: Elite Handball, News, News Archive
DV

Killian Carroll, Jon Iglesias, Danny Cordova and Vic Perez will be featured in an “Exhibition of Handball Champions,” November 23-24 at the Sports Center at Lake Forest College. The pro players featured are current WPH ranked; lead by #1, Killian Carroll.  Three of the four are Lake Forest Alumni.  Seating is limited to 100 spectators.  Tickets are $15/night or $25 for both nights.  Contact Mike Dau for ticket information at 847-735-5297. ...

FLF Executive Director Abraham Montijo Honored

Tucson, AZ, WPH Press, 11/7/18- In partnership with by KOLD and iHeart Media, Rancho Sahuarita honored Fred Lewis Foundation (FLF) Executive Director and Head Coach Abraham Montijo with the Create a Better Life award to “recognize community members who help others, give back, and go out of their way to create a better life for someone else.” Coach...

Posted on: Nov 8 2018 - 11:53am | #0
In: Awards, Jr WPH, News Archive
DV

WPH Race4Eight Results: Season I thru VII (2011-Now)

The WPH R48 History of Champions and Finalists: 2011-Present The WPH, along with Simple Green and sponsors, created the first...

WPH R48Pro VIII Stop #3 – Portland (Dec 27-30) & USHA Jr Nationals

December 27th-30th, 2018 Portland, Oregon – Multnomah – When the WPH Visited the Multnomah Athletic Club back in 2016...

JR WPH at the 2018 Tucson Memorial

Tucson, AZ, WPH Press, 11/4/18- JR WPH proudly hosted a JR WPH Clinic and junior singles brackets at the 2018 Tucson Memorial, providing opportunities for the youngsters to...

Tucson’s CBS Affiliate Covers the 2018 Tucson Memorial

Tucson, AZ, WPH Press, 11/6/18- Tucson’s CBS affiliate KOLD covered the 2018 Tucson Memorial, featuring the most lucrative pro handball event of the 2018 season on the KOLD Tucson News Now morning and evening news broadcasts. Tucson’s KOLD serves the entire Southern Arizona region with serious, hard-hitting news coverage. The WPH was thrilled to welcome KOLD to the Tucson...

WPH Outdoor

The 2018 3WallBall Sports Festival Wraps

Day 3: Sunday Las Vegas, NV, WPH Press, 9/29/18 The 10th 2018 3WallBall Sports Festival concluded on Sunday, with the game’s best outdoor men’s and women’s stars from the east and west coasts playing electrifying...

Las Vegas, 3WB Outdoor World’s (Re-post from Feb ’18)

(Original post from Feb 20th, 2018, HERE) World Players of Handball Foundation, of Tucson, Arizona, announcement: ...

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