Beautiful Antalya, Turkey was the site of the WDF's World Cup with Bette Cunningham and Paula Murphy on hand to represent America in the bi-yearly event at this tropical resort. Both are veteran's of international play and they combined to help the ADO Ladies Team earn a Top 8 finish in the team event, before losing to powerful England. They both lost in the first round of Singles and Doubles competition.
Back home in Myrtle Beach, SC Sandy Hudson kicked things off by winning the ADO Area 4-3 National Qualifier to earn a spot in the Cricket National Championships next year in Las Vegas. She stayed in form on Friday and won the America's Cup National Playoff winning her bracket and going 9-0 in the Final bracket. Sandy Haas also won her bracket and earned a sport on the 2016 America's Cup team in Barbados. Kirsten McCandless reached the finals as well but ran out of gas during the tough day of competition. Marlise Kiel and Corrine Stockton were also on hand but couldn't advance from their brackets.
The ADO National Playoff was hosted by America's most popular tournament, the Ghost on the Coast and the K-Girls fared pretty well in the grueling event. Sandy Hudson would win the 501 Singles title and take 2nd in Cricket Singles. She also finished Top 4 in Mixed Triples, Top 8 in 501 Doubles, Top 16 in Doubles Cricket and she would win the costume contest for the 4th straight year.
Kirsten McCandless won the Ladies 501 Doubles and finish Top 4 in Mixed Doubles Cricket. Marlise Kiel teamed with fellow K-girl Kay Hoover to finish 2nd in Doubles Cricket. Marlise also finished Top 32 in the Blind Draw and Top 8 in singles Cricket before leaving early on Sunday. Kay would earn a Top 8 finish in Mixed Doubles Cricket and Ladies Doubles 501. Sandy Haas finished Top 4 in Mixed Doubles Cricket and Top 16 in Singles 501.
Corrine Stockton was Top 8 in Mixed Doubles Cricket and Mixed Triples while Candi Ellis was Top 8 in Mixed Doubles Cricket and Singles 501. Candra Archbold and Lora Josey were also on hand for the tournament.
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