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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...

The 2018 Texas Handball State Championships & WPH R48 Pre Qualifier

Posted on: Nov 11 2018 - 2:20pm | #0
In: Elite Handball, News, News Archive

Austin, TX, WPH Press, 11/11/18- The University of Texas Handball team played host to the 2018 Texas Handball State Championships & WPH R48 Pre Qualifier at the famed Gregory Gym on the University of Texas campus, featuring nearly 100 players from Texas, Missouri, Florida, Ohio, Colorado, Oregon, Pennsylvania, and Kansas. The fifth WPH R48 Pre Qualifier of the 2018/19 R48 8 season featured defending champion and R48 #35 Adam Bernhard (TX), R48 champion and former WPH #1 Allan Garner (TX), collegiate All-American and R48 #14 Max Langmack, former R48 pro Memo Pallares, and 2018 Missouri Bear Bash finalist Garrett Bacon. The Women’s Texas State Handball Championship field was also loaded with talent, headlined by WR48 future stars Kristen...

2018 Missouri State Bear Bash Wraps

Springfield, MO, WPH Press, 11/8/18- Missouri State University proudly hosted the 2018 Missouri State Bear Bash, featuring 118 players competing on the pristine handball courts at the Plaster Sports Stadium named after Missouri State Hall of Fame Coach Dr. Tommy Burnett. Missouri State’s Bear Bash featured R48 #27 and tournament director Sam Esser, formerly...

Posted on: Nov 8 2018 - 8:52am | #0
In: News, News Archive

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...

Posted on: Nov 7 2018 - 10:27am | #0
In: Jr WPH

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 learn from...

2018 Utah State Doubles Handball Tournament

Salt Lake City, UT, WPH Press, 11/6/18- The Sports Mall in Murray Utah was the host venue for the 2018 edition of Utah State Doubles Handball Tournament, featuring the strongest field in years with 16 amazing teams in the Open and the A. The Open semifinals saw defending champions Dom Sanone (UT)/Kevin Price (CO) falling to the team of Gary Scogin (UT)/Rob Bell (UT) on the top half of...

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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